Located on the spectacular island of Skyros(Sporades-Aegean Sea), this comfortable house is placed in the heart of Skyros Town(Chora) under the Byzantine Monastery of St George and the Castle.The house is built and decorated according to the typical Skyrian style with wood carvings , porcelain plates and various brass objects .The house is fully equipped with facilities and can easily accommodate up to 6-7 people for a long and comfortable stay.
Lower price for up to 4 persons is possible.
The house is located 50m from the public parking (3rd level)and is very accessible. The many nearby attractions make it a great holiday destination year-round. The main road of the town (Agora) where you could find bars,restaurants and shops is 1 minute walking distance. In Skyros main square, few minutes far from the house, you will find the bus stop,taxi and free wifi.
In addition the house is 10 minutes walking distance from all the sightseeing of Skyros Town ( the Archeological Museum-the Faltaits Folklore Museum,the Rupert Brooke square and the Byzantine Monastery ) .Strolling the narrow streets of the village, you will find among the whitewashed cubic houses ,flower gardens, picturesque churches and beautiful corners to relax.
The main beach of Skyros Town (Magazia ) is 30 minutes away on foot(40 minutes to return ) .
Of course it's easy to rent a car or a motorbike to reach several beautiful beaches around the island such as Agios Fokas,Pefkos,Kalamitsa,Agios Petros ,Kyra Panagia and eat at the local taverns delicious skyrian specialties( goat meat with lemon sauce,pasta with lobsters,fresh fishes and local products) .
Moreover you could take advantage of a wide array of local activities, including horse riding, hiking,cycling and bird watching.
Aegean Airlines offers flights from Athens and Sky Express from Thessaloniki to Skyros Airport (located 17 km away from Chora) . Guests can also reach the island by boat in 1hour and 40 minutes from Kymi (Evia) to Linaria port .
The municipal parking has three levels.The house is accessible from the third level (up to the hill-right under the Castle). There is a small slope of 50 meters to the house so you wouldn't have any problem with your luggage.
The cleaning of the property lies mainly on the house guests but house-keeping assistance could be arranged if requested, upon a small fee.
Linen and towels will be provided upon check-in for the house guests and will be changed every four days.
If me or my wife can't be on the island at the time of your arrival,my associate Mrs Ariadni will be notified and welcome you ,help you find the house ,show it to you and solve any problem you may have .
He also could inform you for Skyros trails or organise a unique daily hiking excursion to discover the unknown landscapes of the island .Please don't hesitate to ask him for more informations or a leaflet.