We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Meet with everybody beach

Music, colors, crowd, a few people in the water, wear your best bikini. Usually crowded with loud... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
bright0877
,
Glyfada, Greece
nice beach

Beach is very nice but the bar is quite expensive for food and drinks, sunbeds quite expensive too... read more

Reviewed October 25, 2018
Carol G
,
Chatham, England, United Kingdom
Read all 852 reviews
477
All photos (477)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“young people”(15 reviews)
“bus stop”(22 reviews)
“min walk”(4 reviews)
About
There is a beach called Little Banana, this is adjacent to the South of it.
Contact
Bus stop #26 on line 2 from Skiathos, 370 02, Greece
Improve This Listing
Reviews (852)
Filter reviews
362 results
Traveller rating
173
104
42
25
18
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
173
104
42
25
18
Show reviews that mention
All reviews young people bus stop min walk high season crystal clear water per day plenty of sunbeds water sports music beach bar sand island tavernas euros trek koukounaries
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 362 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago

Music, colors, crowd, a few people in the water, wear your best bikini. Usually crowded with loud music, drinks, coffee, finger food, very nice sand and water. Nice umbrellas and chaise longue if you like the "let's get all one" style

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank bright0877
Reviewed 6 days ago

Jump on the bus and goto this beach. Itz amazing. Drinks & food available and plenty of spaces to chill out and relax.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank TankNet
Reviewed October 25, 2018

Beach is very nice but the bar is quite expensive for food and drinks, sunbeds quite expensive too! easier to lay on beach on your towel

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Carol G
Reviewed October 6, 2018

guess most of you people that have been coming back to banana beach skiathos already know about the building work going on, I read some posts before I went there last week 28/9/18 but the scale of building did shock me. my hotel rep said...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank pedro-grit
Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

I feel so sad we havent visited this beach before it was taken by Russian money makers. But if you ignore the beach bar and close your eyes you can still smell the pines and enjoy the beauty of this beach and its clear see.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Masobik
Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

The banana beach is no longer exist. All the area is private, and that is really sad. It was a beach for nudebathing.

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank Siv s
Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

Having visited this beach four times since 2001 it’s such a shame it has now become so sanitised for the sterile elite.. e.g money grabbing and charmless. Don’t get me wrong Big Banana beach has to be one of the most beautiful on Skiathos... a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank Lee B
Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

This once idyllic beach- one of the best in Skiathos has now been spoiled by an unattractive, soulless block of apartments who’s owners have infiltrated the beach with their overpriced (€35 for a bottle of wine!) and soulless decked area- taking with it the charm...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank holidayarris
Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

Gorgeous beach at end of Skiathos. Now dominated by sterile resort & beach bar that is completely overpriced & selling tasteless food. Expect to pay 3-4 times the price than you would at other places & the food isn't as described on the menu. When...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank M3255AWlouisem
Reviewed September 17, 2018 via mobile

As with previous reviews, we used to go to Banana beach every year (10 years), but now, this year it’s barriered off so you can’t even drive a scooter to it. The beach has apparently been taken over by a Russian cartel who want it...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank ACP1963
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 86 nearby hotels
Kolios Beach Seaview Studios
26 reviews
.06 km away
Hotel Morfo
80 reviews
.15 km away
Meltemi
36 reviews
.17 km away
Hotel Akti
61 reviews
.21 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 265 nearby restaurants
Meltemi Brunch Cafe
154 reviews
.06 km away
The Final Step
983 reviews
.08 km away
Fregio Ice Cream
174 reviews
.12 km away
Maria's Pizza
517 reviews
.14 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 137 nearby attractions
Agios Nikolaos Church and Clock Tower
319 reviews
.08 km away
The Blue House Art Gallery
96 reviews
.18 km away
Aegean Car Rental
9 reviews
.02 km away
Kentavros Bar
20 reviews
.07 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
barbsimpson1
May 31, 2018|
Answer
Response from 500rosemarie |
Only on foot down a new bendy road obviously built for access to the new hotel. Barrier to prevent traffic but hotel guests are ferried up and down by buggy. Beach bar very expensive and lots of wasps.
0
Votes
loyden77
May 23, 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Theosvisit | Reviewed this property |
Hi, you can go around for others islands, in Skiathos there isn't so much. Beautiful in september without tourist, take a plane and go to Athene for 2 days, don't cost so much.
0
Votes
Google Translation
John H
January 20, 2018|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from WiggyofIpswich | Reviewed this property |
Sorry John 1) for the late reply 2) for not knowing the answer. I walked the mile or so to this beach and didn't use the bus. I too was there in September.
0
Votes