The endless golden sands at Kalamaki are a breeding ground for the famous Caretta turtles. Children will love the safe swimming from this un-spoilt beach, which runs south all the way to Laganas. Holiday accommodation in Kalamaki is well spread out among the olive groves, and the resort is only a short transfer from Zante airport. Some aircraft noise may well be noticed, but there are no night flights. Kalamaki has friendly bars, offerring quiz and karoke nights and traditional restaurants which serve some of the best food on the island.
Nightlife in Kalamaki is failrly low-key but it is close to Zakynthos Town, which is only a short taxi ride away.