Skiathos Town

Skiathos Town holidays

This pretty jewel on the south-east coast is the island’s capital and has a little something for everyone. From the charming harbour to the winding cobbled streets that you’ll love to get lost in, Skiathos Town is the perfect choice for a taste of traditional Greece.

Poseidon Villas
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  • Manchester, Sun 03 May 2020
  • 7 Nights, Bed and Breakfast
  • 2 Adults, 0 Children

Poseidon Villas

Skiathos Town, Skiathos

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  • Wonderful views
  • Great pool area
  • Friendly service
Princess House
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  • 7 Nights, Self Catering
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Princess House

Skiathos Town, Skiathos

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  • Set in lush gardens
  • Friendly and welcoming atmosphere
  • Spacious and bright accommodation
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By day or night

Throughout the sunshine hours, this town’s winding streets are flooded with sunlight and friendly locals going about their day. At night though, pavement cafés and open-air bars come to life with Greek music and traditional folk dancing. Looking for something a little livelier? Buzzing Bar Street will be your best bet.

A fabulous film setting

Bring out your inner dancing queen as you stroll the streets that were used to film the hit musical blockbuster, Mamma Mia! Skiathos’ silky shores were also the backdrop in a few of the movie’s beach scenes, while the charming Old Port and Agios Nikolaos bell tower were key locations too.

Agios Nikolaos Church

Agios Nikolaos Church

Skiathos Town, Skiathos

This beautiful church and clock tower sits atop a hill that peers over Skiathos Town. The views of the town and the shimmering bay below are breathtaking. The church also has a claim to fame as the dreamy...
Bourtzi Fortress

Bourtzi Fortress

Skiathos Town, Skiathos

On a tiny peninsula that separates the old and new harbour, you’ll find the ruins of Bourtzi Fortress. Today, only a few remnants of the original walls remain but you can still get a feel for how this majestic...
Papadiamantis House Museum

Papadiamantis House Museum

Skiathos Town, Skiathos

Dedicated to the 19th-century Greek writer, Alexandros Papadiamantis, this museum showcases his fascinating life. You can wander around his traditional home that dates back to 1860 and see many of his books and...
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