Skiathos

Skiathos

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Overall rating for resorts in Skiathos:

Based on 384 reviews

Very Good Further information

Beaches

Very Good

Cost of food & drink

Good

Eating out

Very Good

Nightlife

Good

Things to see & do

Good

Brochure Guide


Having paid several visits to the port area of Skiathos during onward bound trips,I have found Skiathos to be a very lively and interesting port. Move away a short distance from the buzz of the harbour front and find some tiny cobbled back streets leading to an ancient clock tower, some tiny tucked away restaurants and a shady walk up to a bar with a view. There are plenty of places to relax and eat or drink or just watch the yachts along the waters edge.
By: Marie Bent - 9th August 2008


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Katsarou review

"quiet area with lovely views and walks"

100%
of reviewers would recommend this
resort to a friend

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A quiet country side with lovely walks in surrounding countryside beaches can be reached via a short walk about 20 mins or so the hotel bus can take you down town where local buses can be had and for a few euros other beaches can be reached.


By: David and Pam - Submitted Yesterday

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Travel Date: June 2015 Best for: Mature Couple
Travelled with: Mature Couple Recommend to a friend: Yes
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Katsarou review

"Wonderful place"

100%
of reviewers would recommend this
resort to a friend

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Fabulous location set above Skiathos town, overlooking the Aegean sea. Away from the hustle and bustle but easily accessed if you want the more vibrant town experience.


By: Lynne Groves - Submitted 27th June 2015

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Travel Date: June 2015 Best for: Mature Couple
Travelled with: Mature Couple Recommend to a friend: Yes
Also Reviewed: Operator: Independent

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Katsarou review

"Peaceful walks in Katsarou"

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of reviewers would recommend this
resort to a friend

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The resort is ideal for walking, with short walks to the beach about 30 minutes if walking or short journey by bus or hire car or motor scooter. some beautiful scenery surrounds the hotel making for a very restful holiday.


By: Pam cowen - Submitted 24th June 2015

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Travel Date: June 2015 Best for: Mature Couple
Travelled with: Mature Couple Recommend to a friend: Yes
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Katsarou review

"pretty resort"

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of reviewers would recommend this
resort to a friend

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A pretty resort with fabulous views overlooking the sea. This is a resort for those who like to get a way from the town to enjoy the peace and quiet.


By: sarah carr - Submitted 11th June 2015

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Travel Date: May 2015 Best for: Mature Couple
Travelled with: Families with Young Kids Recommend to a friend: Yes
Also Reviewed: Operator: Independent

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Katsarou review

"Quiet peacful location"

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of reviewers would recommend this
resort to a friend

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Katsarou is in an elevated position up a steep and winding hill from the main road.

It is a quiet and peaceful location with the most amazing views across the countryside and to the sea.

There are a few hotels in the area and some holiday villas/apartments but little else.

A car or access to a hotel minibus is essential.


By: Lynn Davies - Submitted 9th June 2015

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Travel Date: June 2015 Best for: Mature Couple
Travelled with: Mature Couple Recommend to a friend: Yes
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Katsarou review

"Skiathos Town"

100%
of reviewers would recommend this
resort to a friend

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A very quiet resort. Unfortunately we went too early, beginning of May and not everywhere had opened. I wouldn't go at this time of year again, it was too quiet for me. I have stayed in Skiathos before but went later in the year,June, and it was very lively.


By: Patricia Bryla - Submitted 20th May 2015

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Travel Date: May 2015 Best for: Mature Couple
Travelled with: Mature Couple Recommend to a friend: Yes
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Katsarou review

"Resort"

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of reviewers would recommend this
resort to a friend

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Katsarou is not a resort, just a lovely place to see the views, walk and relax. The beach is down a steep hill, the walk down is ok but the hotel shuttle is great for getting back.


By: June Price - Submitted 28th September 2014

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Travel Date: September 2014 Best for: Mature Couple
Travelled with: Mature Couple Recommend to a friend: Yes
Also Reviewed: Operator: Booked Direct New Window

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Katsarou review

"Skiathos Island"

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of reviewers would recommend this
resort to a friend

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Skiathos Town is pleasant with some nice shops and a busy harbour to while away an afternoon. The island boasts dozens of beaches, get to as many as you can and wonderful scenery. We have visited Skiathos several times and think it is the most relaxing, beautiful island in the med.


By: Peter - Submitted 16th September 2014

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Travel Date: August 2014 Best for: Young Couple
Travelled with: Mature Couple Recommend to a friend: Yes
Also Reviewed: Operator: Independent

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Katsarou review

"Skiathos"

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of reviewers would recommend this
resort to a friend

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Very relaxing. Beaches can be packed but nice and sea pleasant for swimming. Lots of excellent beachside tavernas. Watersports for the energetic and boat trips and water taxis.


By: Joan Smith - Submitted 13th September 2014

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Travel Date: August 2014 Best for: Mature Couple
Travelled with: Mature Couple Recommend to a friend: Yes
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Katsarou review

"Quiet and pleasant"

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of reviewers would recommend this
resort to a friend

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Katsarou is up in the hills of the main road, so is nice and quiet, often with a gentle breeze. Just a few hotels and restaurants and some nice walks.


By: Jenny Chaplin - Submitted 19th August 2014

  • Good

Travel Date: July 2014 Best for: Mature Couple
Travelled with: Mature Couple Recommend to a friend: Yes
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Platanias review

"Good and central."

85%
of reviewers would recommend this
resort to a friend

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Great place to stay. Easy bus travel to any part of the island. Bue conductor always makes sure you get off at the correct stop!


By: paul - Submitted 17th August 2014

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Travel Date: July 2014 Best for: Families with Teenagers
Travelled with: Families with Young Kids Recommend to a friend: Yes
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Vassilias review

"Fantastic"

100%
of reviewers would recommend this
resort to a friend

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Lots of places to see and go and experience. If you are looking for clubbing, then this is not the place for you but if you wish to experience a true Greek island, then look no further.


By: Victoria Thompson - Submitted 4th August 2014

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Travel Date: July 2014 Best for: Mature Couple
Travelled with: Mature Couple Recommend to a friend: Yes
Also Reviewed: Operator: Booked Direct New Window

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Katsarou review

"Skiathos Town "

100%
of reviewers would recommend this
resort to a friend

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The town of skiathos is abundant with restaurants, tavernas and cafes and shops which are situated along the sea front. There are hilltop restaurants and authentic cobbled streets leading to the various shops and cafes.


By: Sonia Louca - Submitted 17th July 2014

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Travel Date: July 2014 Best for: Families with Young Kids
Travelled with: Mature Couple Recommend to a friend: Yes
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Katsarou review

"Lovely Place"

100%
of reviewers would recommend this
resort to a friend

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Katsarou isn't too far from Skiathos town which has everything you need. It is a steep hill up to the hotel but it's well worth the views over the mountains.


By: Anastasia Kania - Submitted 17th July 2014

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Travel Date: July 2014 Best for: Mature Couple
Travelled with: Mature Couple Recommend to a friend: Yes
Also Reviewed: Operator: Alpharooms New Window

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Katsarou review

"country setting "

100%
of reviewers would recommend this
resort to a friend

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Katsarou is not far from beaches within walking distance about 30 to 40 mins depending on your walking ability or the hotel bus will drop you near a beach on the way to town and you can make arrangements for him to pick you up when you come back. There are many walks in the area with many lovely views, some people hire cars or quad bikes to get around to see more of the Island


By: David Cowen - Submitted 15th July 2014

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Travel Date: June 2014 Best for: Mature Couple
Travelled with: Mature Couple Recommend to a friend: Yes
Also Reviewed: Operator: Booked Direct New Window

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