Kolios Skiathos

Kolios Beach Skiathos

Kolios Skiathos by whitcombep

About Kolios

Kolios is on the south of Skiathos island, just west of the Kalamaki peninsula and around 6.5km to the capital Skiathos Town.

Similar to Kanapitsa, this is a small and quiet resort. It has a couple of shops and tavernas as well as a handful of hotels so you’ve got everything you need for a relaxed stay.

If you’re thinking of going to Kolios then you are likely the type of person that wants to get away from the tourist traps and see a bit of the countryside, this is where Kolios excels as it doesn’t feel like a tourist resort at all, it’s really just a collection of businesses dotted along the main road and around a good beach.

Kolios Nightlife

You don’t come to Kolios for the night life so don’t expect too much in the way of bars. As mentioned there’s a couple of restaurants and hotels and these will be the places where you spend the evenings as well.

The neighbouring village of Agia Paraskevi offers a bit more night life and the two villages kind of blend together so well within walking distance. Agia Paraskevi is a great option if you fancy something different on a couple of nights.

Skiathos town is a short bus ride away for those that would like a bit more in the way of evening entertainment, Kolios has two bus stops, 14 and 15 so you can grab the bus from which ever is closest to your hotel and head up to the capital where you’ll find no end of places to go.

What to do around Kolios

The best thing about Kolios is that you are right on Kolios beach which is a narrow sandy beach that is relatively quiet, you’re also close to some of the other popular beaches too and you can easily check out all the beaches around the Kalamaki peninsular if you wanted to.

Unfortunately, or fortunately depending on your opinion, there’s not a lot else to do in the area, this is a tranquil place to relax for your holiday so if you want things to do you should probably look elsewhere.

Quick look guide to Kolios

On the Beach
Good for Couples

Where is Kolios

Reviews of Kolios

Read More

If you would like to share your thoughts on Kolios with our visitors then please fill in the form below to send them to us.

Kolios Hotel Search


Skiathos Holiday Search

Kolios Photo Gallery

If you have photos from Kolios that you would like to share please use the form below to send them to us.

Where next?

Go to the Skiathos resort guide to find out about the towns and villages on the island.

Find out about the best beaches in Skiathos including their locations on the island.

Find something to keep you entertained with our Skiathos sight seeing guide.

Go to the main Skiathos guide to find out more about this lovely Aegean island and what it has to offer the holiday maker

Find information on another Greek island, whether that’s to hop from Skiathos on a day trip or to research an alternative destination.

Tell your friends and followers about Kolios

If you’re going to Skiathos or thinking about going then why not tell your friends about it using the links below? You never know what insights or advice they may have to offer.

Alternatively you could just show off about what a great trip you have planned.

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on google
Share on linkedin
Share on pinterest
Share on reddit
Share on whatsapp
Share on tumblr
Share on stumbleupon
Share on digg
Share on vk
Share on odnoklassniki
Share on pocket
Share on email
Share on print

Related Content

Help us improve

We want Which Greek Island to be as accurate and informative as possible, so, if you notice anything wrong with this listing about Kolios or any other page please let us know.

There may from time to time be places on an island that we’ve missed completely so if you see a town, village, beach or attraction that’s not listed then please use the contact us page to let us know and we’ll get it added to the site.

We’re also on the lookout for great photos to show people what the places we’re describing are like. If you have photos from Kolios or from any of the other places on the site then we’d love to see them, simply click the button below to go to the photo upload page. Thanks.

Skiathos Navigation

Use the links below to navigate your way through our other pages about Skiathos.

Weather in Skiathos