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nice beach

The beach is very nice and large. Also a natural place surrounded by the forest. It is also... read more

Reviewed October 28, 2018
Rome, Italy
Beautiful even when devastated

We toured the north and east sides of Skiathos and wandered onto this deserted beach after the... read more

Reviewed October 3, 2018
Risa S
Edmonton, Canada
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Koukounaries, Greece
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All reviews water sports nature reserve pine trees water taxi skiathos town plenty of sunbeds clear water golden sands bus stop sun loungers soft sand clean water last stop high season fine sand an umbrella per day
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A beautiful ambient scene going on there every facility you need with very pleasant vendors water taxi to skia this town good places to eat a must place to visit when visiting skiathos

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank amberWakefield
Reviewed October 30, 2018

If you're not renting a car on Skiathos, don't worry about which bus to get. There's basically one bus route...... The service goes from the the Airport on the East side of the island (bus stop 1) the full length to Koukounaries at the West...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 28, 2018

The beach is very nice and large. Also a natural place surrounded by the forest. It is also equipped but a bit too crowded. Would not go to a greek island to find crowd on the beach. Still, worth going.The sea and place are indeed...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank crisbag16
Reviewed October 17, 2018 via mobile

Best time to visit May and September when it is quieter!! Fabulous beach - would thoroughly recommend. Sun beds great but unfortunately few more than last year. The man on the beach taking the sun bed money was very pleasant and the person taking food...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank nikkiison
Reviewed October 12, 2018

Dirty, smelly beach with pine needles everywhere. Walked up, back and out! Some cafe eating places, but not tempting!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank HughH985
Reviewed October 11, 2018 via mobile

Came here for the day after a recommendation from a couple we’d met. Most definitely one of our favourite days out from our holiday. Beach was lovely and clean, lacks a little atmosphere but what can you expect for a tranquil spot. Shop on the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank TinksandHeidi
Reviewed October 6, 2018

The sea was crystal clear and like walking into a warm bath, the beach café had a good waiter service and food/drink selection. There was a choice of beach bed type with varying mattress thicknesses. Also, various water sports were available . Travel to the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank AndyDawn0403
Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

This is probably the best beach on the island with long sands and plenty to do for all the family and a water bus to and from skiathos eating and dining is above average price for the island coffee is 4-5 euro a cup as...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mark L
Reviewed October 3, 2018

Unfortunately we travelled to Koukanaries when the weather was bad. The beach was empty but I'm sure when the weather is good it's stunning

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 628nicky
Reviewed October 3, 2018

We toured the north and east sides of Skiathos and wandered onto this deserted beach after the storm. I can imagine it's very popular during the summer months. Beautiful from above as well, you may need a small car or motor bike to navigate the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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lynn h
May 4, 2018|
Response from Tracy S | Reviewed this property |
Not sure about May but we went in October & some of the bars were open & you could still use the sun beds so I’d expect you’ll be able to in May
December 24, 2017|
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Response from IGIEBOOH | Reviewed this property |
Hello! Yes , you can rent quads in Koukounaries at Caravos Hotel - bus station Mandraki or you can go to Skiathos town and there you can find a lot of places renting quads . After you finishe with them ,you can take the... More
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They don't pick up the phone... Should I give you the number ?