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There are better beaches on the island, less busy and more private. However it is its location that... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bromsgrove, United Kingdom
Best place to stay in Skiathos

Megali Ammos is definitely the best place to stay in Skiathos. The beach is decent, nothing... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2018
Belgrade, Serbia
via mobile
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are better beaches on the island, less busy and more private. However it is its location that makes this a popular beach since it is so close to Skiathos town. There is a suprising amount of accommodation behind the beach front which might also...More

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Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Megali Ammos is definitely the best place to stay in Skiathos. The beach is decent, nothing spectacular, but good enough for sunbathing and swimming if you are not in the mood to drive around the island or take a bus. It is not overcrowded as...More

Thank pipidugacarapa2017
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Nice beach. Good sand watersports and tavernas. But plenty more beaches to see!! First and last days usually for most folks.

1  Thank chri_b85
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Had lunch there twice in five days as this beach restaurant is both value for money and exceedingly high quality food and wine

1  Thank 128howard
Reviewed 10 July 2018

nice beach on end of megali ammos, with about a dozen beach bars and taverna's to enjoy lunch (swell bar best) or an even a leisurely stroll

Thank Ann B
Reviewed 24 June 2018

This town beach is too crowded to be comfortable. The beach is ok if you stay in Skiathos town and are to lazy to go elsewhere. nothing more. I would recommend to take the bus to other small beaches on the island.

Thank Jan L
Reviewed 21 June 2018

It's a mid long beach but it's very narrow... In front of the taverns the sun beds are very close to each other and there is very little space. The water is not always pure and there is kind of a long rock in the...More

Thank Vladimir J
Reviewed 10 June 2018

A lovely beach very close to the sea, lots od sun loungers and access to the bars close by avaliabilty to get snacks and drinks without any problems.

2  Thank laura186394
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

We went here because it was after lunch before we set off and this beach is close to town. It's easy to find with Google maps or by asking a local. It's a thin strip of hot sand with tavernas on the last few metres...More

Thank George F
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Spent the whole of our holiday on this beach which was only a 10 minute walk from our hotel in the centre of town. Loved the fact that we could find a spot where there was no music blaring out to spoil our peace and...More

3  Thank geordie9Kent
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Matt S
12 May 2016|
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Response from pipidugacarapa2017 | Reviewed this property |
It is 5-10 minutes walking distance to the main street. So the answer is - very easy