Destination guide

Travel to historical Symi

Come and experience Symi and its temples, history and museums. This scenic city is known for its island views, boating and beaches. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Seasonal weather averages in Symi

Travellers enjoy Symi for its boating. If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, August, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 29°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Symi

Travellers appreciate the island views and pristine beaches, which is just a taste of what Symi has to offer. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Symi. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Nos Beach (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Nimborio Beach (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • St. Nicholas Beach (1.8 mi / 3 km)
  • Toli Beach (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Marathounda Beach (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Datca Beach (11.2 mi / 18 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Symi

The nearest airport is in Rhodes (RHO-Diagoras), located 20.4 mi (32.9 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Symi?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 62 holiday rentals near Symi. From 16 Houses to 16 Villas, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Symi for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Symi?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Symi. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Symi Port: 64 holiday rentals
  • Monastery of the Archangel Michael at Panormitis: 137 holiday rentals
  • St. Nicholas Beach: 94 holiday rentals
  • Nos Beach: 62 holiday rentals
  • Panormitis Monastery: 139 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Symi listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Symi?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 16 Houses in Symi. Our other popular types of Symi holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 16 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 3 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 23 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Symi?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 58 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Symi. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.