Margarita Hotel

You’ll get a warm welcome at Smartline Margarita Hotel, an intimate, family-run hotel. Chic and spacious rooms are housed in white washed villa-style buildings. Most of the day can be spent lounging around the two pools – one just for adults, the other for families with a bar nearby. It’s not all about relaxing as there’s a programme of family-friendly activities ranging from volleyball to karaoke. The hotel is renowned for its buffet-style restaurant serving international cuisine and Greek delicacies. Dishes are made using vegetables from the kitchen and you’ll also get to sample homemade olive oil and wine produced from the owner’s vineyard. It’s a leisurely 15-minute stroll to the closest beach, and the centre of Laganas is less than a mile away.

Overview of Zante

If you’ve always dreamed of visiting an idyllic Greek island, holidays to Zante come highly recommended. You’ll love the balmy Mediterranean climate and photogenic beaches. Despite its small size, Zante is an island of contrasts. Explore unspoilt fishing villages and coves or head to the lively resorts of Tsivili and Laganas to party into the small hours.Wherever you stay, you’ll have a chance to experience both sides of Zante. Smartline Margarita Hotel places you near Laganas, close to all the action.

Things to do in Zante

If you’re staying at Smartline Margarita Hotel, chances are you’ll head to Laganas Beach, a picturesque curve of fine white sand. There are quieter areas where you might catch sight of the resident loggerhead turtle population. Head further towards the resort and you’ll discover beach bars and loungers for rent.In the evenings, head to the neon-lit Golden Mile. This promenade is lined with enough cocktail bars, pubs and clubs to rival Ibiza.It’s not all about partying. There are lots of relaxing activities on offer in Laganas. Take a glass-bottomed boat trip around the island, looking for marine life in the crystal clear-water and stopping at secluded beaches. Whether you spend your holidays in Zante partying or relaxing on the beach, a good time is guaranteed.

Resort Summary

From the bustling beach to the jam-packed bars and nightclubs, this once-quiet fishing village has become a hub for sunseekers hoping to fill their cheap holidays to Laganas with wild nights and early mornings.

The resort attracts a young party crowd and world famous DJs – but by day the calm, shallow waters, organised beaches, daily boat trips and resident loggerhead turtles make it an appealing destination for families too.

Located a 10-minute drive from Zante Town, the party scene is easily escaped and replaced with history and culture among the capital’s Venetian architecture and historic sites. Beautiful villages edge the tree-covered mountains offering tiny streets, traditional stone houses and small, Zakynthian cafes.

You’ll find a wide range of restaurants in Laganas ranging from Chevy’s Diner, a quirky 1950s-style American diner serving hot dogs and thick shakes to La Marinara, an elegant family-run taverna set in a beautiful garden offering fresh, Greek dishes. Portugese chicken, Indian curry, Mexican tacos – you name it, Laganas has it.