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About Paros Island
Paros Island is a great spot for tourists in the Greek Islands. There are two major cities, Parikia and Naoussa, and both are full of hostels. While it is not as popular as Mykonos or Santorini, it still caters to tourists and people can usually speak English and French. The island is small, so it does not matter which city in which you decide to stay. You can easily rent a quad bike or scooter and make your way around the island.
Naoussa has a lot more shops and markets to walk through, while Parikia has more restaurants and activities. The restaurants in Parikia are all along the coast, and pretty much serve the same kind of food and have the same prices. They attract tourists because the tables are along the water. Hostels in Paros Island are abundant, so just make sure to read reviews and see which has the best atmosphere for your needs.
Paros caters more to the outdoorsy types, with a lot of beautiful beaches and water activities. It is extremely easy to rent a bike or scooter, and it is a lot of fun to just walk or ride around the streets. Locals are used to the tourists and are often nice, but in high season during July and August, it can get a bit congested (nothing like Santorini or Mykonos, though).
Nightlife is a little more quiet here, but there are definitely bars and clubs to go to -- just ask the front desk of your Paros Island hostel or the people staying here. Prices are relatively cheap for food and drinks as well, and there are plenty of boat excursions. Make sure to go to Antiparos, which is a beautiful cave just a boat ride away. You can snorkel, paddleboard, waterski, and kayak as well. Kolimbithres is a beautiful beach that can be reached from Naoussa, with interesting rock formations that you can climb on and swim through. There are a few touristy beaches that are more like resorts, which play music and serve drinks all day and night. Paros has a few less tourists than the other islands, so things are less expensive, but there are still plenty of activities and the people of Paros cater to the tourists.
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Young Inn Naoussa
"Great location, great price. This place has super clean rooms and showers, and the friendliest staff I encountered during my whole four-and-a-half-month trip to Europe. There's an awesome beach a five-minute walk away! It's a fun place at night also. It has the whole package." … "here you can meet young uncomplicated people from all over the world. we offer clean and cheap beds and rooms. all rooms are with private bathroom, balcony,...
A1 Ampeli Studios
"… sites. White traditional houses, stone paved streets in the central market, churches, windmills, natural sandy gulfs with stunning sunsets give Parikia an exclusive atmosphere color. The sandy beaches will fulfill even the most demanding guest. Near Parikia the most famous swimming shores are: Livadia, Krios, Martselo, Agios Fokas, Agia Irini, Parasporos. From Parikia visitors using public transportation or by renting a car/bike can...
"BUSABOUT ONLY HOSTEL Only 150mts from the seafront, where you'll find all the nightlife, Pension Elisabeth is close to the action however located in a quiet area of Parikia town. All rooms have ensuites, air conditioners, TV, fridge and a veranda/or a balcony. We also have a chill-out terrace on the top floor." … "When booking through Busabout MyTrip, there is a FREE transfer included. Please advise your guide. When you come to...
"… 24h. The cleaning service provides its services every day. There is also a Reception, a patio with TV, free internet access, a safe, and a baggage area. We dispose a Car/ Moto renting service to benefit more of the beauties of the island. To our beautiful veranda, you can relax and have a cup of coffee If you have a pet, which you can not leave behind, bring it with you but first please inform us! To those of our clients that...
"Would definitely come back - Jimmy's is a great place to stay. The staff are friendly and the rooms are very nice. The view from the rooftop is amazing at sunset. Kitchen is lacking some utensils but it was great to be able to cook a meal and not rely on take away." … "… the sandy Livadia beach! It is suitable for large groups with a common area of over 700 sqm including a BBQ area and rooftop patio with breathtaking sea...
"Haroula's Hostel in Naoussa the second biggest and most friendly town in Paros. In the picturesque waterfront centre of Naoussa you will find the best shops trendy cafes and places to eat. At night, the centre of Naoussa town comes alive with a party atmosphere. Please note: Cancellation policy: 24h advance notice Late cancellation or noshow – one night charge Payment upon arrival by cash and credit cards Check in 12.00 noon...
Young Inn Naoussa Paros
"… before arrival. In case of a late cancellation or No Show, you will be charged the first night of your stay. Check in from 12:00 to 23:00 . Check out before 10:00 . The check in and out times are flexible and depend on availability. Payment upon arrival by cash, credit cards. Taxes included. Breakfast not included - 4.00 EUR per person per day. No curfew. Pet friendly. Child friendly. Our special offer: Make a...
"… for 2 1-room studio with kitchen corner, shower bathroom, TV, air-condition, refrigerator, phone & safe box. Also private balcony with open view. Set on the ground or first floor. Apartment for 4 2-room apartment with private bedroom, small kitchen & shower bathroom. Offers TV, air-condition, refrigerator, phone & safe box. Also private balcony with open view. Set on the ground or first floor. Room for 2 Simple...
"La Selini located 50m from Livadia Beach, on the north side of town only 400m to the port, the old town and the central bus station. At La Selini, we offer you a friendly and comfortable atmosphere, with 17 rooms and studios in a garden setting, and we'll strive to provide what you need for the perfect holiday. Just footsteps away from your room, you can immerse yourself in the Aegean Blue Sea immortalized in Greek Mythology. And...
Stratos Apartments & Studios
"… our rooms and apartments have breathtaking views of the bay of Parikia and the islands to the west of Paros. At Stratos we provide car and bike hire with free transfers to and from the port. Whatever your budget you're sure to find the best holiday accommodation in Paros here at Stratos. Rooms, studios and apartments are available at a variety of very reasonable rates. All have Air Conditioning, wireless Internet access, TV and a...
"… and picturesque port of Naoussa.We offer a nice continental breakfast included in the room rate. We offer 8 apartments with private bathroom, AC, TV, Safe box, fridge, kitchen and balcony; and 4 rooms without kitchen facilities.We can arrange from our info desk: Tickets, excursions around the island, daily trips to other islands and renting a car or motorbike. You can also enjoy your breakfast and meals in our small restaurant and...
Captain Dounas Apartment Studios
"Captain Dounas offers two, three and four-bed spacious apartments, all built according to the Greek National Tourism Organization. CAPTAIN DOUNAS ALSO OFFERS A special swimming pool with view at the interior through a glass-covered side. A seaview sundeck with cocktail bar breakfast room and restaurant where you can taste special homemade Greek food. Exterior showers Parking Reception/information office (08.00-20.00) Transfers upon...
"Diamando Apartments are located in the town of Parikia, 5 minutes from the old town, the night life and the beach. You can find 9 apartments all fully equipped with private bathroom, A/C, TV, fridge, kitchen and balcony." … "COME AND STAY WITH US AND ENJOY YOUR HOLIDAY IN A FAMILY SURROUNDING.WE OFFER 9 APARTMENTS ALL FULLY EQUIPPED WITH PRIVATE BATHROOM,AC,TV,BALCONY,FRIDGE AND KITCHEN.WE ARE ONLY 5 MINUTES WALKING DISTANCE FROM THE...
"… Bar and undercover patio which closes every night at 11pm. Casadiroma is only a six minute walk to the port, and is 50m from the beach, restaurants, cafes, shops and car hire facilities. Pets are welcome and there is free car parking nearby. Each room has its own terrace and comes with air conditioning, TV and refrigerator. There is a private, in-ground swimming pool and a relaxing pool bar with undercover patio, both of which...
Siroco's Rooms & Studios
"… and clubbing areas. It has a swimming pool and is surrounded by a nice courtyard, both are perfect spots to cool off and relax during those hot summer days of the Cyclades. Conditions: Check in 12:00 Check out 11:00 Cash or credit cards accepted for payment upon arrival We offer free transfer from to the port for all the units . For it arrival details must be send to us a day in advance. The reception hours from...
"… clean, self catering studios for up to 4 people with private bathroom, kitchenette, refrigerator, TV, A/C and balcony. Enjoy your holiday in a friendly family atmosphere. Daily cleaning service free of charge. Conditions: Please, re-confirm your reservation at least one day in advance of your arrival. We would like to know the name of the ship you will be ariving with and the arrival time in order to arrange your pick-up and...
Free Sun Rooms & Apartments
"The Free Sun is only 50 meters from the beach. The Free Sun is on three levels, consisting of: \'deluxe rooms\' (double or triple rooms with bathroom, a/c, fridge, TV, free Wi-Fi, veranda) \'standard rooms 2 people\' or \'Studios\' (one bedroom, kitchenette, bathroom, a/c, tv, free Wi-Fi, veranda) \'standard rooms 4 people\' or \'apartments\' (two bedrooms, 4 beds, kitchenette, bathroom, a/c, TV, free Wi-Fi, veranda)....
Young Inn Parikia
"… The Island by itself is nearly in the middle of the Cyclades and it is very easy to do Island hopping, because there are many ferries leaving to the other Islands. Within ten minutes walking you are in the capital Parikia and the hostel is only 200 meters away from the beach. There are also cheap buses, with which you can drive all over the Island and there are motorbike and car Rentals. We have guests from all over the world. And...
Kontaratos Studios & Apartments
"… anything else you might need during your Paros island vacation. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available throughout the property. Free! parking facilities are also available to guests. The property can arrange a complimentary roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours). Staying with us means having the best service and hospitality. We are looking forward to welcoming you to our beautiful island of Paros. We will be...
Down Under Budget Rooms & Studios
"… available include: Swimming pool; free Wi-Fi; mini-library; internet corner; coffee shop/bar with breakfasts with eggs & bacon, vegemite available! Laundry Service. Free transfer from Port/Airport (24hr notice) "Down Under" offers discount accommodation in rooms and self-catering studios for 1-4 guests, in Parikia town – the capital of Paros in the Greek Islands. All rooms are equipped with private bathroom, air-conditioning, TV...
"… transformed and intensely developed in order to attract tourists. This important holiday resort has many restaurants and cafes located on the waterfront and a few rentals; it is famous for its fine Greek cuisine. From this little port, daily trips for Naxos, Ios, Santorini and Amorgos are organized regularly. South of Piso Livadi one can found many superb beaches as the Golden Beach, considered as one of the best spots in...
Anemones Studios Paros
"… to families and lone travellers. 'Anemones Studios' are located only fifty meters from the crystal-clear sea of “Molos”, where you can enjoy sunbathing and leave small children to play freely in shallow waters. The apartments can each accommodate from one to five people, in single or double rooms... Please note: Cancellation policy: 72h before arrival. In case of a late cancellation or No Show, you will be charged the...
Magginas Studio Apartments
"Magginas Studio has ten studios all fully equipped with private bathrooms, kithen stove, fridge, A|C, colour t.v., hair dryer, and all with big balcony. They are thirty metres from the main beach of Parikia, which is the main town of the island, and about 650 metres from the centre. Tavernas, Restaurants, cafeterias and bars, are all within a very short distance away. We very much look forward to your stay here with us." …...
HI - Paros Island - Panos Studios Hostel
"… the other beautiful & traditional villages (Lefkes, Piso Livadi, Drios) and the beaches of our island. The 24-hour friendly reception staff will be willing and available to provide you all the information you need about the wonderful island of Paros Free transportation from/to the port or airport is also available. Free transfer from/to the airport & port Free Wi-Fi Free parking place Free luggage store room Garden...
"Alexandros Apartments is a warm and friendly hotel apartments that welcomes travellers from all over the world. We ensure a warm welcome which reflects our commitment to making your stay an unforgettable experience. 15 Simply decorated comfortable rooms with kitchenette, fridge, Tv set, free Wifi in public areas. Availability for double, triple, quad or family rooms for 5 to 6 persons." … "… shops are all within walking...
"… in a 2 br studio and our 2 br studios have been sold out, please contact us because we could offer you a 3 br or 4 br studio at the price of a 2 br studio. A 2 br studio apartment offers a comfortable double bed. A 3 br private triple offers a comfortable double bed and a single bed. A 4 br family room offers a comfortable double bed and two single beds. All our studios are decorated with wooden furniture and offer a kitchenette...
Campsites & Camping Bungalows
"… out! There are dozens of trendy bars and clubs, all very unique to anything you have ever experienced before! The music is bouncing, the drinks are flowing and the atmosphere is electric! You can dance the night away here until the sun comes up! The nightlife of Naoussa is an experience not to be missed! FACILITIES Bar - Good music, good cocktails, good company = Great night Beach - A lovely long sandy beach, less than 1 minutes...
"… campsite with plenty of shade and all the comforts you would need, such as a restaurant, coffee snack bar with amazing views to the sunset, a mini market, free safe box, modern and clean toilets and showers. Camping Koula offers all kinds of accommodation of a modern campsite. The reception is on duty 24 hours a day, ready to assist you on any of your accommodation requirements, as well as for additional services, such as car and...
"O yes!!! Found this site while surfing on the net, didn't know that RENA was on the net. It's our second home in Greece! Tove found RENA 14 years ago while travelling alone. Since then we have been there every year while island-jumping. We have, during the years, been in a lot of different pensions. RENA on Paros is outstanding as a guesthouse, you really are a guest there. It has lovely hosts, clean rooms and is very central. Highly...
Camping Surfing Beach
"… of modern services can be found. There are two restaurants (one on the beach) inside the camping, serving breakfast, international and greek traditional food. There is also a mini market to shop, place for everyone who wishes to cook on his own. For every visitor we provide safety deposit boxes, parking area, electricity, 24-hour hot water showers and 50 toilettes. There is a beautiful pool with a bar, a tennis court and a beach...
"… with private bathroom, TV, AC, tea kettles and balconies.We are located 400 meters from the port and 50meters from the beaches. We are perfectly situated amongst many beachfront tavernas, restaurants and shops. There is hot water 24 hours and daily cleaning of the rooms. There is also available free parking area for you to park your vehicle. We promice you a wonderful stay in our place. Conditions Check in time: 24 hours...
Pension Paros Anna Spanou
"Anna Spanou pension is a small family business offering rooms for rent in the centre of beautiful Parikia, Paros's ancient capital town. Decorated simply, in traditional style, the pension has 6 rooms available at very reasonable rates, for discount holidays in the Greek Islands. The central location means that everything is close by, shops, restaurants, nightlife, historical sites, and beaches, all are within easy walking distance. Enjoy...
"… is set in a quiet neighbourhood of the town, and offers a variety of rooms for all needs and budgets. Communal facilities include: WiFi Internet, garden, swimming pool, outdoor kitchen, playground, parking space, safety box. It is run by a young, local couple who can give you any kind of information for your holiday. Villa Katerina offers Budget Rooms with shared cooking facilities, Studios with their own kitchen corner and...
Corali Hotel & Apartments
"… or in your own car. Pisso Livadi is the most wonderful part of south Paros. Here you can find many restaurants, taverns with fresh fishes and local wine, bars and clubs. It is also possible to visit the neighbouring islands (Mykonos, Naxos, Ios, Amorgos, Santorini). Around Pisso Livadi are the most beautiful and clean beaches of the island (Pisso Livadi, Logaras, Punda, Golden Beach and New Golden beach which is famous all over the...
"Although maybe slightly further away from town than we would have liked (although, given that it was a ten to fifteen-minute walk, I'm probably just lazy!) the hotel was very nice and clean, and the owners were very helpful. Rooms are a very good size, and both the inclusion of a pool and a safety deposit box were definite plus points. A few 'ant' issues, but apart from that a highly recommended place to stay!" … "… dine while...
"Situated in a quiet side road, the Dilion Hotel is just a one minute walk from the lovely long sandy main beach at Parikia, the capital of Paros. The hotel was renovated in 2012 and promises a welcome as warm as the Aegean sun as well as excellent service. It is conveniently located about 5 minutes from the port and the town centre. A bus is available to transport guests and their luggage from and to the port on arrival and departure. WI-FI...
"Good value for money - My fiancee and I stayed at Hotel Apollon in July 2007. The hotel itself is quite pretty and the rooms were reasonably clean and good value for what you pay. Would recommend to my friends as a cheap, nice place to stay." … "… Paros with Bus, sightseeing Tour, Scuba diving, wind surfing and Kitesurfing, small boat rental and water slides. Enjoy yourselves in our beautiful and traditional island with its...
"… varies from simple to antique-like. Studios are smartly designed. They offer double, single or four-posted beds and 1 or 2 couches that can sleep extra persons, placed in a semi-private space. All rooms have air conditioning, a veranda or a balcony, and several rooms offer a spectacular sea view. Our studios and apartments are fully equipped with kitchen, refrigerator, bathroom, telephone and TV. The kitchenette is usually...
Anna Platanou Paros
"… & Rooms situated in the Scenic center of Parikia , a few steps away from the (unique in the Cyclades islands) Old Town, less than 150 meters from the nearest Sandy Beach and the Cosmopolitan Pedestrian sea front, with its many Restaurants and Tavernas.The Night Clubbing area is nearby as well, but in spite of its central location, the immediate surroundings are strictly Residential and Peaceful. Here you have the opportunity to...
"My husband and I stayed at Villa Galini for 3 nights in August 2005. The accomodation was simple but very clean and well located being a 10 minute walk from the lovely harbour town of Naoussa, which is a much nicer area than the main port. There is a beach nearby but not a very nice one. However, there are excellent beaches like Santa Maria a short bus (or motor scooter) ride away Our host Andreas was fabulous and drove us to and from the...
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Paros Island Travel Tips & Suggestions
I was there with a friend last summer and in principle we were going to stay just one day because a Greek girl told us it was an ugly and stressing island, but we finally stayed there for a week! Paros is a precious island! The cobbled streets are small, clean, and full of flowers everywhere. There's a lot of restaurants, pubs, and bars just in front of the sea, near the port and you can stay there till 3 or 4 in the morning. I stayed in the capital, Parikia, which is very beautiful and has good beaches. And then I went to Naoussa (twenty minutes by bus from Parikia) which is a charming town -- smaller than Parikia and one of the nicest places in the Cyclades. In short, I felt very pleased with Paros Island, and I'm sure you're going to feel the same.
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