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The Skyros Centre - CLOSED

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Unexpected beauty

Completely traditional,tiny paths inside center with small nice tavernas and places for cocktails... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2017
A TripAdvisor Member
via mobile
Not quite a holiday

Very strange - I and a few others left poor reviews of this "attraction" but they all got deleted... read more

Reviewed 1 January 2016
London, UK
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14 Aug 2017
“Unexpected beauty”
1 Jan 2016
“Not quite a holiday”
34007, Greece
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Completely traditional,tiny paths inside center with small nice tavernas and places for cocktails and drinks.You may find also spots with fresh ice-cream or stores with local products and pottery.There is a big parking right before you enter down town which is very convenient.For the ladies...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 January 2016

Very strange - I and a few others left poor reviews of this "attraction" but they all got deleted. I didn't realise that Trip Advisor could do that (perhaps Skyros somehow managed to persuade them that the reviews were not legitimate, which is not the...More

4  Thank gazzala
Reviewed 4 November 2015

I feel so blessed to have spent time, not only on the island of Skyros, but at the Skyros centre. I participated in a wonderful course called New Beginnings, which helped me focus on the "what next" in my life. there were also writing and...More

2  Thank ally1964cat
Reviewed 7 September 2015

Beautiful place, great food, fantastic people, gorgeous beach, fun shops and restaurants, lovely community spirit, excellent teacher/course, interesting excursions... rejuvenating! Highly recommend it! Alison

4  Thank Alison M
Reviewed 3 September 2015

Beautiful, white houses with narrow paths to walk through. Hs preserved its authenticity. Excellent food and drink options for an evening out. Loved Skyros!

1  Thank Juan E
Reviewed 16 August 2015

I was a bit reluctant contemplating a 'solo' holiday. The reviews reassured me and the recommendation of a friend who told me that 'a skyros holiday' was on her 'dream holiday' list. It was a fantastic holiday from start to finish. Very exciting overland trip...More

5  Thank Tourist1054
Reviewed 28 August 2014

Not sure why this is listed as an 'attraction': it's a perfect place to actually have a course-based holiday. Accommodation is mostly in local houses -- ours was a five-minute walk away, a house for our exclusive use with a kitchen (we didn't use it...More

4  Thank burkittg
Reviewed 27 August 2014

Very nice village on the side of the mountain. No cars and a lot of stairs everywhere. Different. Worth a visit

Thank Mirco P
Reviewed 10 August 2014

I had the pleasure of having 2 weeks holiday at the Skyros centre in June. The "hosts" Richard and Clare could not have been more fun to be around and/or efficient! The Skyros centre gives you an opportunity to stay on this wonderful island mix...More

5  Thank Bobomuse
Reviewed 8 September 2013

No wonder the Skyros Writers’ Lab was listed by The Guardian as number one of the World’s Best 5 Writing Holidays. You can have your lessons and lunch in the open air beneath overhanging vines overlooking the valley and sea. We had our lessons with...More

4  Thank Susan R
SkyrosHolistic, Manager at The Skyros Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2013

Thank you for the review, Susan. We're delighted to hear you had such a great time away and we wish you luck with your novel writing! Warm regards, The Skyros Team

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