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Beautiful even when devastated

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

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Risa S
Edmonton, Canada
Great beach

Visited in late September and caught water taxi from Skiathos town - 10 euros return trip. Lovely... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
London, United Kingdom
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Koukounaries, Greece
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Reviewed 3 days ago 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

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Reviewed 1 week ago

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

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Reviewed 1 week ago 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

Thank TinksandHeidi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

Thank AndyDawn0403
Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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

Thank Mark L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

Thank 628nicky
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

Thank Risa S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Used to be the best beach in skiathos but like anything else it's become a tourist trap..quite until 3oclock then the boats start sailing in witch or fully loaded with people that soon take every available sunbed

Thank gary p
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited in late September and caught water taxi from Skiathos town - 10 euros return trip. Lovely clean beach with plenty of sun beds €8 for two beds and a brolly. Number of taxis were reduced as end of season and not everyone could get...More

Thank LMW431
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Caught bus (bus stop 26) before the bad weather arrived last week,lovely clean beach,nice lady came round sun beds taking orders for drinks etc.well worth a visit,decent sunbeds too.

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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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Response from redman5314 | Reviewed this property |
They don't pick up the phone... Should I give you the number ?