Where to stay around Skiathos?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 287 holiday lettings near Skiathos. From 155 Villas to 66 Studios, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Skiathos for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Skiathos?

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

  • Koukounaries Beach: 571 holiday homes
  • Megali Ammos Beach: 528 holiday homes
  • Port of Skianthos: 549 holiday homes
  • Platanias Beach: 532 holiday homes
  • Skiathos Castle: 564 holiday homes

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

What are the main cities to discover in Skiathos?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Skiathos with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • South Pelion: 520 holiday lettings
  • Koukounaries: 184 holiday lettings
  • Neochori: 222 holiday lettings
  • Afissos: 234 holiday lettings
  • Zagora-Mouresi: 289 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

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

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

  • Koukounaries Beach: 571 holiday rentals
  • Megali Ammos Beach: 528 holiday rentals
  • Port of Skianthos: 549 holiday rentals
  • Platanias Beach: 532 holiday rentals
  • Skiathos Castle: 564 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Skiathos 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.

Delight in the waterfront landscape of Skiathos

The island views and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Skiathos. Travellers appreciate the boating in this trendy city. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Attractions in and around Skiathos Island

Looking for places to see while you're in Skiathos Island? Don't miss landmarks such as Skiathos Castle and unique cultural highlights such as Papadiamantis House. If some outdoor time is on the agenda, soak up some sun at Platanias Beach, Achladies Beach and Meghalos Aselinos Beach. Port of Skianthos and Port of Skopelos are just a couple of activities around the area. Also while in town, you can visit Megali Ammos Beach, Elias Beach or Koukounaries Beach.

Seasonal weather in Skiathos

If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, July, June, August and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 33°F.

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Skiathos

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Skiathos is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bourtzi Beach (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Megali Ammos Beach (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Vassilias Beach (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Achladies Beach (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Xanemos Beach (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Megas Gialos beach (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)