Skopelos island is located in the north-west Aegean Sea, its nearest airports are in Skiathos island and Volos and Thessaloniki and it is mainly accessible through its three main ports, Skopelos, Glossa and Agnontas. Glossa port is only 20’ from Skiathos by ferry. There are daily ferries from Volos, Agios Konstantinos and Mantoudi throughout summer season. In addition, one can reach Skopelos’s heliport, which is only 5km far from our location.
Stargaze Villas main complex (Phoenix, Orion, Lyra) is located near Skopelos town (4km) and is accessible by car. The nearest beach happens to be one of the most beautiful of the island, Limnonari, and it is only 10’ by car. You can reach beloved Panormos in 12’, stunning Milia in 16’ and famous Kastani in 17’. Furthermore, popular Stafilos beach is only 9km far. Last but not least, Mamma Mia’s wedding church, Agios Ioannis (Kastri) is 35’ by car.
Villa Kyani is located very close to majestic and so popular Stafilos Beach, only 700m distance! Also, you can reach Skopelos Town in 6′ drive. Agnontas Port is about 8′ drive, Limnonari Beach 10′ drive and Panormos Beach 18′ drive.
In Skopelos island you have the opportunity to escape from the routine of everyday life and refresh your mind, doing various activities in nature, through which you will feel and discover the authentic Mediterranean environment.
The island has many hiking trails, most of which have signage and rest kiosks. We will provide you with a relevant detailed map upon your arrival.
Bicycle is an alternative way to explore Skopelos. Find the most beautiful views, enjoying the smells and sounds of nature and pine forests.
If you love sailing, you can rent or even charter a boat for a day. The Aegean August winds ‘meltemia’ in the Northern Sporades are milder, compared to those of the Cyclades. Even in the case of strong north winds, you can enjoy the beautiful southwest side of the island and discover windless bays and beaches.
The Skopelos Diving Center offers a unique experience. Explore the beautiful seabed of Skopelos with its varied underwater fauna.
At the beaches of Milia, Andrines, Kastani and Stafylos you can spend pleasant and fun moments with your own people, doing various water sports.
During your stay at Stargaze Villas we suggest you to enjoy the crystal clear, turquoise waters of the beautiful beaches below:
- Agios Ioannis
You will be excited with the numerous and various dining options in Skopelos. In addition to the unique traditional, local products, such as the twisted cheese pie and the spoon dessert ‘augato’(plum), you can dine in restaurants and fish taverns with a wide variety of flavours and dishes, accompanied with live music.