How Much Spending Money Should I Take To Zante 2017?


So, you’re thinking about booking Zante 2017, but aren’t sure how much spending money to take? No problem, this guide will cover club, drinks, travel, and food prices in Zante.

Without a doubt, Zante can be done on a budget, or you can live it up lavishly, either way, this guide will help you plan, save and make the most of your 2017 holiday of a lifetime!

To put things into context, price comparison-wise, Zante, otherwise know as Zakynthos, Greek island, is similarly prices to Magaluf or Malia. Whereas party destinations like Ibiza or Marbella tend to be more expensive.

Zante Club Prices

Firstly if you wanna check out what clubs and bars Zante’s famous strip has to offer, Click Here.

Zante has a generous and diverse strip of clubs and bars to offer, from beach bars, to Superclubs, to 80’s themed bar-on-fire karaoke joints!

Basically, you won’t be disappointed, and there is something for everyone, whether it is RnB, chart, extravagance, chilled, pre-drinks, or end of nightcap.

Most clubs offer free entry for ladies, with a few including Waikiki and Cocktails and dream charging an entry fee of around €5 for the gents. But rarely, if ever will you find a club charging more than this for club entry – Easy days!

Zante Drink Prices

Magaluf drinking cost

Zante if renowned for its bargain drink prices, bundles and deals. When you hit the strip at night, remember club promotors are competitive, so drive a hard bargain and you may end up with more free drinks than you can ever imagine!

Below if a rough guide to drink price in Zante, for all of those in the UK, at the time of writing 1 euro is equal to 84p:

Larger/Beer 1 Pint €1.50 – €2.50
Double Local Spirit and Mixer 1 Pint (568ml) €3.00 – €5.00
Double Premium Spirit and Mixer 1 Pint (568ml) €5.00-€8.00
Cocktail 1 Pint (568ml) €3.00 – €5.00
Local Shot Shot €1.00 – €2.50
Premium Shot Shot €2.50 – €3.50
Jaggerbomb Standard Glass & Shot €2.00 – €5.00
Jug (Mixer & Spirit, Cocktail etc) Jug (1lt-1.5lt) €5.00 – €15.00
Bottled Water Bottle €1.00 – €3.00

Zante Food Costs

Magaluf food prices

Whether it’s a kebab at the end of the night (really good in Greece), or a full English in the morning to cure the hangover – Zante won’t let you down.

Expect a full English to begin at €5, with a dinner of lunch costing between €5-12!

Fussy? Don’t panic, the strip offers a range of foods, from traditional English or American, to Italian, Greek, Indian and Chinese.

Peckish at the end of the night? McDonalds is open until dawn at the bottom of the strip where you will find most of the partygoers are.

Zante Transport Costs

If you’ve booked a party holiday on the isle of Zante, you are likely to be staying in, or near Laganas, a prime party location, and where the strip, beach and other sites can be found.

Laganas is around 10-15 minutes from the airport by taxi, so expect to pay between €15-20 (remember the more of you in the taxi, the cheaper the fare – so double up if need be). Pre-arranged airport transfers can work out cheaper and are a fixed cost each way, you will also benefit from the coach being there on time to take you to the airport for you inbound flight!

If you are staying in Laganas then the strip is walking distance, happy days! If you’re situated outside of the party village then don’t fret, agree a price before you set out in the taxi with the drive, and your journey will be cheap as chips.

Extra Holiday Costs

Remember to always factor in additional costs like travel insurance which you’ll need to purchase before arrival, any water sports you will want to do (there are plenty, including banana boats, jet skis, and parasailing), and any souvenirs that you will want to bring back home.

Emergency money or a debit card is recommended to bring just in case!