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Skyros, Sporades, Greece, Hip, Greece



We can't think of anyone else who knows Skyros island  better than  So, we asked Elena to share with us information and tips on where to stay, what to do and see in Skyros.



Where to stay in Skyros by


Lino Villas


Three newly built villas in Lino, about 1km from Skyros village. Each villa offers two separate double bedrooms and bathrooms, large open-plan lounge and dining room with additional sofa-bed and fully equipped fitted kitchen.


The villas also offer sun terrace and balconies with splendid sea views, private pools and parking space with security gates.

Villa amenities

High standard of accommodation including satellite TV, air-condition, modern open plan fully equipped kitchen, modern bathrooms, private pool, parking spaces, panoramic sea views, secluded, quiet location.


The villa is located about 500 meters from the nearest settlement and sandy beach of Magazia/Yialos with its selection of sea front taverns and 1km from the picturesque old town of Skyros. Car rental is highly recommended.

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Nefeli Luxury Private Villas


Two brand new vacation villas located in Gyrismata area, only 50 meters from the beach. Each villa is spacious, enjoying beautiful sea views, private pool with sea water plus its own garden. The accommodation is comfortable throughout, comprising of three separate bedrooms each with en suite bathroom and balcony overlooking the sea, a contemporary designed living and dining room with open plan modern fitted kitchen and outdoor veranda leading to the garden.

Villa amenities

Private pool, satellite TV, air-condition, direct telephone line, jacuzzi, parking space and baby equipment (cot & high chair).


Daily maid and possibility of catering organic food prepared by the

Nefeli Hotel restaurant.


Gyrismata area, only 50 meters from the beach.


If you book through services you benefit of added value services (inclusive on the villa rental cost) such as:

  • Complimentary chauffeur car pick-up / transfer from/to airport / port
  • Welcoming meze and drinks prepared by Nefeli organic restaurant in town.
  • Visit to the Nefeli organic farm, where villa guests are welcome to pick up their own fruits and veggies.
  • All serviced villas include daily maid (twice daily) plus turn-down service, cleaning of the private pool, organic breakfast ingredients for the first day, welcome basket with seasonal fruits and foodies, free WIFI and  air-condition.
  • Complimentary access to Nefeli Hotel facilities in town with use of the large pool, gym, business centre with free WIFI, lending library, telescope from the pool terrace. Guests are welcome to order drinks or meals extra at the hotel pool side bar and organic restaurant at competitive rates.
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What to do and see in Skyros Island by


Choose from a variety of activities, will arrange all the details for you!


  • Hiking and cycling in Skyros is an unforgettable experience due to the variety of landscapes. Natural trails in the mountain, forest and coast with great views. An experienced guide will accompany you along upon request.


  • Go fishing, sailing and discover secluded - isolated beaches by sailing boat with skipper. Go for a one day sea excursions around the island and to the caves by a traditional wooden boat  "Kaiki".


  • Horse riding and visit to Mouries Farm, to see the preserved wild small horses Skyros Ponies great fun for kids and grownups alike!
  • Cultural visits to the Folklore and Archaeological Museums in the old town of Skyros.
  • Visit to the Byzantine monastery of the patron saint St.George, the ancient castle of  King Lycomides and Palamari archaeological site.
  • Cooking, pottery and wood curving workshops available.
  • Keep active and fit while on holiday with classes from yoga to



  • Day & Nightlife in Skyros: a selection of trendy beach bars and cafe-bars and traditional tavernas can be found across the coast and in the old town as well as the famous Kavos Bar on the cliff overlooking the port and yachting marina in Linaria with stunning views and music!










Discover the Hip side of Skyros with

Stay in charming villas, plan activities, discover the hidden beauties of Skyros, visit organic farms and pick up your own fruits and veggies!
 specialises in Mediterranean tourist destinations with a selection of more than 150 villas and small character hotels, as well as yachts. Additionally, they offer tailor made vacation planning for independent travellers by providing a travel related concierge service.


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