Located around 5km west of Skiathos Town lies the smaller and quieter area of Achladies. Achladies isn’t really considered a resort, with many considering it just a village that has only the most basic facilities like a couple of supermarkets, a bar and a few beach-side tavernas. However, the atmosphere in Achladies is very pleasant and peaceful. Because of its close proximity to the capital, it is the ideal spot for those who prefer to be away from the crowds but want easy access to all that the capital has to offer when they fancy it.
Cheap holidays to Achladies are available from most major airports in the UK and since the island of Skiathos is so well-loved by tourists, there is bound to be a departure time that suits you. Achladies is situated just 10-minutes away from Skiathos Airport. Make sure you check the CheekyTrip comparison site for more fantastic deals to this part of the world. Flight duration to Skiathos from most major UK airports is around 3 and a half hours and with the resort just a short drive away after that, you will be enjoying your dream holiday in no time!
The most popular period to visit Achladies is during peak summer with temperatures often climbing to the high 20s during these months. The temperatures drop to around the low-teens in the winter months and while there will still be a few things to do in the off-season in nearby Skiathos Town, the rest of the region definitely doesn’t see the same level of activity as the summer.
One of the few attractions that can be found in Achladies is the narrow Achladies Beach. Despite being small in size, it can make for a beautiful day out and even has sun loungers for hire and some water sports to try out. Getting fresh bread from the bakery in the mornings and relaxing in the main bar in the village are some wholesome ways to spend your days here. However, this place is better known for its accessibility to Skiathos Town. Walking, driving and water boats are all options for reaching it.
As you might have guessed, Achladies only has a small selection of hotels to pick from as well as a few self-catered apartments. The residents of this village are friendly though and will be happy to ensure you have a nice stay. There are a couple of tavernas by the beach for grabbing a snack but not much else in terms of dining out. For many more options on the hotels and restaurant front, you will want to make the short trip to Skiathos Town.
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