If for your stay you are looking for a beautiful Greek island with plenty of secluded sandy beaches, classic Cycladic towns, delicious food and lively nightlife, the beautiful island of Sifnos will seem perfect.
Sifnos is the fourth largest of the islands of the western Cyclades and the ideal destination for people who want to relax in this Greece, the island also attracts families with young children and honeymooners who are looking for a romantic place to spend your honeymoon. This wonderful island with beautiful beaches, mountains and fertile valleys, has a long history, which began as early as 3000 BC. e.
Daily from the Athenian port of Piraeus to Sifnos poisoned one ship in the summer are usually sent two plus one high-speed catamaran that will take you to the island, about 3 hours, you can also get to the neighboring island of Sifnos, Serifos, Milos and Kythnos.
Most picturesque village of the island is the village of Castro, which was once its capital and took its name from the huge stone walls that surrounded her in medieval times. Other well-known villages are the villages of Sifnos Eksambela and Apollonia, which currently is the capital of the island.
Pay attention to the small chapel of the Seven Martyrs, which is the most photographed church of the island and is located at the entrance to the village of Castro. As you stroll to the beautiful monastery Hrisopigi built on a rocky peninsula of the island in honor of the defense.
Beaches of Sifnos is famous for its unspoiled beauty, crystalline water and relaxing atmosphere. The most popular beaches of the island are the beaches of Kamares, Hrisopigi and Platis Gyalos but the walk around the island to help you find other great places for total relaxation.
Most hotels Sifnos is located on the south side of the island, there are both luxurious hospitality rooms and traditional apartments and studios. Deciding to help you with the choice of accommodation on the island, we recommend that you two wonderful hotel.
Located just 100 meters from the most famous beach of Sifnos, superb luxury hotel Niriedes Hotel provides its guests the services of a sun deck and breakfast, an outdoor swimming pool where there are sun beds, a fully equipped gym and elegant rooms. All rooms have modern amenities such as satellite TV, mini bar, DVD-player, a kitchenette and free internet access. The lobby has a table tennis are also on-site hot tubs, and for young children a playground. It has a restaurant, gift shop and the hotel staff will provide you with a business center and laundry facilities. In the neighborhood there is free parking.
Excellent Resort Elies Resort situated amidst olive plantation on a private beach. All the guests are able to use the hotel spa, which features massage and hot tub, and gym, and tennis courts. The hotel has a swimming pool, two cocktail bar, restaurant, children’s playground and a library. All rooms at this hotel include free internet access, satellite TV, air conditioning, and some rooms have their own pool. Staff can assist you during your stay free parking, free transport, provide travel agency services and dry cleaning services. The hotel also has several shops and facilities for people with disabilities.
Read more about the Greek islands in the article “Relaxing break on the island of Alonissos.”