Best Airbnbs in Naxos, Greece

With hilltop villages, gorgeous beaches, and the imposing Mount Zeus, Naxos is a must on any Greek itinerary. The largest island in the Cyclades, it is the perfect base before island hopping to Santorini, Milos, and Mykonos.

A former cultural center of Greece, there are Venetian, Frankish, and Byzantine influences scattered around Naxos, and it’s well worth spending at least a few days getting to know this charming island.

Are you wondering where to stay on Naxos? Forget about pricey hotels and noisy hostels and treat yourself to a bit of luxury!

In this post, we’ll look at 15 of the best Airbnbs in Naxos. Whether you want a villa, Cycladic house or a studio in Naxos Town, there’s a place for you!

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Planning your trip to Naxos? You might like:

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A guide to Naxos Town

15 Amazing Airbnbs & Vacation Rentals to Stay in Naxos

Naxos Cave Nest

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Location: Naxos Town (Chora)
Sleeps: 2
Superhost:
Yes

Accommodation is a little different in the Cyclades. You’ll find Cycladic houses throughout the archipelago and even on the Greek mainland too.

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Oriented to the southeast to benefit from natural light, they have thick white walls which protect from extreme heat and strong winds. This small cave-style house is in the heart of Chora, and it’s a wonderful spot for a solo traveller or a couple. It’s just a short walk from the port too – ideal for island hopping!

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Georgilas Cave House

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Location: Galini
Sleeps: 7
Superhost:
Yes

Looking for a brightly coloured Airbnb for your trip to Naxos? Polimi Manor might just fit your requirements. The pink island cottage has space for up to seven guests, so it would suit a family or group of friends well.

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Located just 7km from Naxos Town, you can get to the island capital in less than 15 minutes by car. Enjoy the use of a swimming pool, a wooden terrace with a balcony, and spectacular views across the Naxian orange groves and rugged hills. 

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Unique views at Eye of Naxos

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Location: 2km from Naxos Town
Sleeps: 6
Superhost:
Yes

Another Cycladic House, this one is set a little back from the town and provides wonderful views of Chora and Naxos Bay. It gives the best of both worlds, as the town is on your doorstep, but you’re not near huge crowds when you are in your vacation rental.

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The home has a mini-swimming pool and BBQ on the panoramic terrace. There is a queen bed and two singles, so this would suit a small family well.

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En Lefko Boutique House

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Location: Naxos Town
Sleeps: 4
Superhost:
Yes

Back to the heart of Naxos Town, En Lefko Boutique House is a modern take on Cycladic architecture. There’s one large bedroom and the sofa bed in the common area folds out for extra guests. That being said, it’s probably best suited to a couple.

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From its central location, you can walk anywhere in Naxos Town – with Agios Georgiou Beach, the main square and handy services all within a kilometer. For those who want to spend an evening in, you can take advantage of a fully equipped kitchen and smart TV.

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The Naxian Castle

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Location: Glynado
Sleeps: 6
Superhost:
No

From one of the smallest and most basic properties on Naxos to one of its grandest and largest. The Naxian Castle is a relic from Byzantine times, sitting proudly atop a hill in Glynado while offering panoramic views across Naxos Town and the glimmering Aegean Sea.

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It has been refurbished to provide two bedrooms with space for up to six guests. There is also a lounge bar, roof garden and large terrace where you can relax with friends or family. It’s perfect for parties or events! 

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Villa Zoe

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Location: Plaka
Sleeps: 6
Superhost:
Yes

At the top of a hill in the town of Plaka, Villa Zoe offers extensive views over the west coast of Naxos. Four to six guests can enjoy sunrise and/or sunset from the huge terrace, which is a great spot for lunch or dinner prepared in the fully-equipped kitchen.

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There is a range of sleeping options including toddler beds and hammocks, so it really does have something for everyone! Plaka is just 9km from Naxos Town, and you can get there in less than 20 minutes by car.

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Modern Studio in the heart of town

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Location: Naxos Town
Sleeps: 2
Superhost:
Yes

This cute studio in the heart of Naxos Town offers twin beds and is ideal for two friends travelling together. Despite being right in the centre, it’s quiet and peaceful and you can get a good night’s sleep!

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Enjoy your morning coffee and plan out your day on the patio where there is a table and chairs. Both Agios Georgios Beach and Naxos’ Venetian Castle are within 500 metres of the Cycladic style apartment.

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Spacious Boutique Apartment, Private Patio

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Location: Naxos Town
Sleeps: 5
Superhost:
Yes

Travelling with friends or family and want to stay in Naxos Town? This boutique apartment has space for five guests across two bedrooms and the common area. The apartment is also set around a private patio, called an Avlis.

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Out here, you can enjoy a few glasses of wine before a night out in Naxos, or a relaxed breakfast (not included) each morning. Formerly owned by a Naxian merchant in the 20th century, this residence has a bit of history too!

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Velvet Ipostatiko Studio

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Location: Galini
Sleeps: 2
Superhost:
Yes

This pink-washed studio up in Galini is ideal for a couple. Once a lively farm, it’s now a luxurious apartment where you can make the most of privacy to spend a romantic break or even a honeymoon together!

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The two Cycladic apartments were once farm warehouses, but you can’t tell that now. The huge beds, wooden beams and tasteful decorations see to that. Outside the apartment, you’re welcome to use the swimming pool and BBQ on the terrace. 

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Grotta Sognare Sea Front suite near Apollo Temple

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Location: Naxos Town
Sleeps: 3
Superhost: Yes

The Apollo Temple is one of the most popular attractions in Naxos, and there’s a view of the Great Door of Apollo from your living room! The one-bedroom apartment is perfect for a solo traveller or couple, and there’s a small kitchenette where you can prepare simple meals.

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The patio looks out onto the beach and temple and is a wonderful spot to enjoy a morning coffee or a glass of local wine in the evenings. There’s a fireplace too, which you may need to use if you’re visiting Naxos in the winter!

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Melatio Old Market

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Location: Naxos Town
Sleeps: 4
Superhost:
Yes

With a bed suspended on four ropes on a mezzanine above the living and dining space, this apartment definitely has the wow factor. Located in the center of Naxos Town, you just have to roll out of bed (and the door) for the fresh produce and enticing scents of Melatio Old Market.

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It’s within walking distance of the town’s other attractions too. While the house is a traditional Cycladic design located in an old building, there are mod cons in the kitchen and living spaces for your comfort and entertainment.

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Unique Beachfront Cycladic Villa at Agios Prokopios

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Location: between Agia Anna and Agios Prokopios
Sleeps: 6
Superhost:
Yes

Located in the heart of Agios Prokopios just steps from the sand, this beautiful Cycladic home is ideal for a group or family vacation. The breathtaking views of the Aegean Sea are just the start of what makes this place so special though.

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You’ve also got a whole host of antiques and artworks throughout the property, which look magnificent thanks to the amount of light coming in. The deluxe kitchen has state of the art appliances and a monastery dining table, so it’s got everything you need for a delicious meal at home.

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Naxian Stema Diamond Villa

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Location: Agios Prokopios
Sleeps: 8
Superhost:
Yes

Agios Prokopios is the most popular beach on the island, and this villa is the ideal place to enjoy it from. It has more balconies than bedrooms, allowing you to make the most of the sun and the views!

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Enjoy your morning coffee out on the terrace either at the table or in the swinging egg chair. Since there are bunk beds in one of the rooms, this is a good property if you’re traveling with young children.

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Naxos Beach Maisonette – La Bouganville

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Location: Agios Prokopios
Sleeps: 4
Superhost: Yes

This stylish Cycladic House is within a stone’s throw of both Agios Prokopios and Agia Anna. Set across two levels, this traditional Greek home can sleep up to four guests comfortably.

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If you don’t want to head out and sample one of many fine restaurants on your doorstep, whip something up in the fully equipped kitchen instead before enjoying on the spacious terrace.

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Casa d’Aperathou

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Location: Apeiranthos
Sleeps: 5
Superhost:
Yes

Last of all is a trip inland to Apeiranthos. Considered by many to be the jewel of Naxos, staying here is truly stepping back in time.

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This traditional apartment is a comfortable and convenient base from which to enjoy the village and the mountain hiking trails nearby. If you like Casa d’Aperathou, you’ll be pleased to know the host has another very similar property next door.

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