A selection of the best luxury hotels in Skiathos, Greece. A selection by Laura Becker
Perched atop a hill overlooking the sandy beach of Megali Ammos, the Aegean Suites is a 5-star luxury hotel for adults and families with children over 16. The property boasts 20 spacious suites, each complete with a separate bedroom and living room, luxury bathroom, and a private verandah. Guests can soak up the sun in the hotel’s pool, sun-bathing area, and open air hot tub, or take a 20-metre stroll to the beach. An on-site beauty centre offers a range of relaxation treatments, and the terrace restaurant serves up both Greek and international dishes. Those keen to explore can take a beachfront walk to Skiathos Town, located 1.5km away, boasting an old town, historical harbour, and numerous tavernas. However, please note that due to the steps around the property, guests with mobility issues may find accessing the hotel difficult.
Rooms: 21 Stars: 5
Anemoni Beach Hotel, located right on the beachfront in Skiathos Town, is set to open in June 2021. This 4-star hotel offers a range of amenities including a seasonal outdoor swimming pool, concierge service, garden, bar, free WiFi and air-conditioned rooms with a desk, a kettle, a minibar, a safety deposit box, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with a shower. Guests can also enjoy a buffet breakfast each morning and a terrace with city views in some rooms. Popular attractions near Anemoni Beach Hotel include Megali Ammos Beach, Skiathos Plakes Beach and Vassilias Beach, with Skiathos Airport just 3 km away.
Rooms: 22 Stars: 4
Experience the epitome of luxury at the Mandraki Village Boutique Hotel, located in the idyllic setting of the protected Strofilia Lake area, just 200 metres from the award-winning Koukounaries Beach. Offering a range of elegant accommodation with free internet and balcony, this hotel also features a swimming pool and restaurant. Enjoy Mediterranean cuisine and selected wines at Elia’s Restaurant, or relax with a refreshing cocktail at the White Bar, with views of the pool. With a 24-hour front desk and complimentary private parking on site, Mandraki Village is just 14 km from Skiathos Airport.
Rooms: 46 Stars: 4
Just 800m from Vasilias beach, Skiathos Club Hotel & Suites offers beautiful views of the Aegean Sea. Rooms are air-conditioned and feature a private balcony, satellite TV, safe, minibar and en-suite bathroom. Enjoy a swim in the pool, relax on the free sun beds and umbrellas, or savour snacks and drinks from the poolside bar. Breakfast is served daily and room service is available. Skiathos town centre is 2.5 km away, and the airport and port are 5.5 km away. Free private parking is offered nearby. Free Wi-Fi is available in public areas.
Rooms: 31 Stars: 4
Skiathos Avaton Hotel, one of the best luxury hotels in Skiathos, is a boutique hotel that opened in October 2019. Located in Skiathos Town, it is just 400 metres from Megali Ammos Beach. It features a seasonal outdoor swimming pool, free private parking, a garden and a shared lounge. Every room is air-conditioned and comes with a private bathroom, desk, flat-screen TV, safety deposit box and bed linen and towels. Some rooms even have a balcony with a pool view. Enjoy a buffet or continental breakfast, and take advantage of the room service and concierge service. Popular attractions such as Vassilias Beach, Skiathos Plakes Beach and Skiathos’ Port are nearby. Skiathos Airport is 3 km away and the hotel offers a paid airport shuttle service.
Rooms: 29 Stars: 4
Experience the ultimate in luxury at La Piscine Art Hotel, a peaceful adults-only retreat 5 minutes’ walk from the centre of Skiathos. Relax in your stylish guest room, complete with modern bathroom facilities and rich fabrics. Sip a cocktail by the award-winning Crazy Cow Restaurant, serving Mediterranean cuisine made from local, organic produce. Enjoy the sun and a swim in the Olympic-sized pool, or simply relax on the comfortable sun beds. Stroll to the centre of Skiathos for an array of restaurants, tavernas and shops. With free breakfast and a warm, friendly atmosphere, La Piscine Art Hotel is the perfect place for a restful holiday.
Rooms: 42 Stars: 5
Oniro Skiathos is a luxurious boutique hotel in Skiathos Town, opening April 2022. Located 1.9 km from Megali Ammos Beach, the hotel offers an outdoor swimming pool, free private parking, a garden, a terrace and free WiFi. Guests can enjoy air-conditioned rooms with a wardrobe, a kettle, a fridge, a safety deposit box, a flat-screen TV, a balcony and a private bathroom with a bath or shower. A buffet, continental or full English/Irish breakfast is available each morning. The hotel also provides airport transfers, car rental service and the staff speaks Greek and English. Ahladies Beach and Vassilias Beach are both 1.9 km away and Skiathos Airport is 6 km away.
Rooms: 40 Stars: 4
Best areas to find hotels in Skiathos, Greece
Skiathos is a stunning Greek island located in the Aegean Sea, known for its pristine beaches, lively nightlife, and vibrant culture. With its idyllic location and stunning natural beauty, Skiathos is the perfect spot for a relaxing holiday. Whether you’re looking for a luxurious hotel, a family-friendly resort, or a budget-friendly accommodation, there are plenty of excellent options for all types of travelers.
One of the best areas for finding a hotel in Skiathos is the main town of Skiathos, located on the northern coast of the island. This area is home to a variety of hotels, ranging from budget-friendly accommodations to luxurious resorts. Some of the most popular hotels in the area include the Skiathos Palace Hotel, the Skiathos Blu Hotel, and the Skiathos Miramare Hotel.
The area around the port of Skiathos is also a great place to find a hotel. This area is full of restaurants and bars, as well as a variety of accommodation options. Some of the most popular hotels in this area include the Skiathos Grand Hotel, the Skiathos Beach Hotel, and the Skiathos Palace Hotel.
For those looking for a more relaxed atmosphere, the area around the beach of Megali Ammos is a great option. This area is home to a variety of beachside hotels, such as the Skiathos Dream Hotel, the Skiathos Beach Hotel, and the Skiathos Grand Hotel.
The area around the beach of Koukounaries is also a great place to find a hotel. This area is home to some of the most luxurious and popular resorts in Skiathos, such as the Skiathos Grand Hotel, the Skiathos Beach Hotel, and the Skiathos Palace Hotel.
Finally, for those looking for a more secluded and peaceful experience, the area around the beach of Agia Eleni is a great option. This area is home to a variety of smaller, more intimate hotels such as the Skiathos Dream Hotel, the Skiathos Beach Hotel, and the Skiathos Grand Hotel.
No matter which area you choose to stay in Skiathos, you’re sure to find a hotel that fits your needs. Whether you’re looking for a budget-friendly, family-friendly, or luxurious hotel, Skiathos has something for everyone.