Where to stay around Northern Sporades?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 104 holiday lettings near Northern Sporades. From 51 villas to 28 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Northern Sporades is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Northern Sporades?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Northern Sporades. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Greek Islands: 13,346 holiday homes
  • Skopelos: 489 holiday homes
  • Aegean Islands: 13,199 holiday homes
  • Alonnisos: 274 holiday homes
  • Mediterranean Sea: 437,457 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Northern Sporades! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Northern Sporades?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Northern Sporades. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Port of Alonissos: 337 holiday rentals
  • Port of Skopelos: 499 holiday rentals
  • Stafylos Beach: 492 holiday rentals
  • Glyfa Bay: 337 holiday rentals
  • Panormos Beach: 498 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Northern Sporades listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Make A holiday rental villa in Northern Sporades, Aegean Islands, Greece Your Home Away From Home

If you are looking for a getaway that has a small range of activities and a strong emphasis on rest and relaxation, then a Northern Sporades holiday is the ideal answer for you. The 5 main islands out of an archipelago of 24 offer the chance to relax in the sunshine whilst taking in some spectacular views of the Aegean Sea. A charming Northern Sporades holiday rental villa will offer all the comforts of home and a great base from which to explore the islands and what they have in terms of activities and attractions. A Northern Sporades holiday will leave you with some wonderful memories and fully re-energised after your relaxing break away.

Things to Do in Northern Sporades, Aegean Islands

A Northern Sporades holiday has a lot going on, particularly if you are intent on having a great beach holiday. The islands have many beautiful, clean, sandy beaches that are perfect for sunbathing on or indulging in a variety of watersports. Activities available on the islands include snorkelling, diving, sailing, fishing, windsurfing and water skiing. Other activities available include horse riding, tennis, golf, cycling, walking, rock climbing and abseiling.

Places to Visit on Holiday in Northern Sporades, Aegean Islands

 

If you can tear yourself away from your luxurious Northern Sporades holiday rental villa then there are plenty of attractions to be enjoyed on the islands. A popular attraction on the island of Alonissos is the Marine Park. This protected area was the first in Greece and is home to many endangered species of wildlife, as well as various flora and fauna. The protected area encompasses six of the smaller islands of the archipelago as well as Alonissos itself. There is a specific zone that visitors can travel to in order to see the various natural wonders of the Marine Park.

Also worth a visit on the island of Skepelos are the pirate's graves at Sedoukia. These graves are very mysterious and old, carved out of the natural rock and well hidden from prying eyes by dense forests that are found all over the island. It is worth the trek and effort to take a look at these graves though and there is also a beautiful well with some of the best water on the island to be found there.

Weather in Northern Sporades, Aegean Islands

Visitors on a Northern Sporades holiday can expect to enjoy hot summers and very mild winters. The warmest time of the year to have a Northern Sporades holiday rental villa is in the months of July and August. The daytime temperature during these months can reach as high as 26°C. Even during the winter months, the average daytime temperature rarely falls below 11°C. The Northern Sporades islands are ideally placed with cooling winds so that it does not feel too hot. There is an average annual rainfall in the area of 20 inches.

Travel to Northern Sporades, Aegean Islands

Visitors on a Northern Sporades holiday will likely land at either of the main airports, Skiathos Airport (JSI) or Volos Airport (VOL). Air operators offering cheap flights to the area include Viking Airlines, Thomas Cook Airlines and Thomson Airways. Passengers can depart from several UK airports such as Manchester (MAN), Newcastle(NCL), Gatwick (LGW), East Midlands (EMA) and Birmingham (BHX).