The famous Koukounaries is a resort of unique natural beauty and is located in the southwest of Skiathos. Skiathos town and the airport are connected with frequently running buses and you’ll be there in less than 30 minutes. The various hotels and villas in the village can offer a wide selection of accommodation, ranging from luxurious hotels to simple, yet comfortable, rooms to let. Staying in Koukounaries will add quality to your holidays as you will connect with the nature and beauty of the surroundings. It is ideal for families and nature lovers as well as for young people and adventurers. In Koukounaries, you will find many restaurants, taverns and snack bars to have lunch, dinner or a cocktail in a bar with live music. Another privilege you’ll enjoy, if you choose to spend your holidays in Koukounaries, is that you’ll have the most amazing beach of the island at hand. The beach is well-organized, with sun loungers and umbrellas as well as with beach bars, watersports, scuba diving school and even kiosks for your basic needs and of course awarded with the blue flag. Koukounaries are waiting for you to explore them and enjoy their natural beauty.
Troulos is a small resort around the beach of the area and both got their name from the tiny islet right opposite them which has the shape of a Christian Orthodox dome. The village with the impressive white sand beach is located 9 kilometres southwest of Skiathos Town in the windless southern coast. The beach awarded with the Blue flag is ideal for families because of the crystal clear calm waters. It is one of the busiest areas on the island and there are a lot of nice restaurants, taverns, snack bars and hotels just by the sea. Among the rest of the facilities offered in Troulos, there are a lot of super markets for your daily supplies, car rentals and a bar with live music. The resort is particularly favoured by British people .