Bourtzi Hotel in Skiathos Town is located at the end of the Main Pedestrian Street of Skiathos, Papadiamantis Street. Though it’s very easily accessible and it’s location is perfect for planning anything while you stay in Skiathos. Skiathos Port and Old Port are only 5 minutes away on foot while the closest beach of Megali Ammos is just 600 meters far from base. In closer distance there is Acropolis Bus Stop if you feel like moving around the island with public transportation but also the public parking if you rent a car in Skiathos.
Flights to Skiathos
Skiathos island has its own airport (JSI – Alexandros Papadiamantis Airport) which caters to International charter flights as well as local flights. From May through October there are regular charter flights from most major cities in Europe. Alternatively, fly to Athens and then take a local Olympic Air flight to Skiathos. Flight time from Athens is approximately 25 minutes. Upon arrival on Skiathos island, getting to the hotel is very easy and inexpensive. The property lies only 1.7 km away from the airport and there are always plenty of taxis at the airport entrance.
Ferries to Skiathos
The nearest major town on the mainland is Volos, halfway between Athens and Thessaloniki, which is about three hours away by ferry or one and a half hours by hydrofoil. Athens is approximately four hours away by hydrofoil & bus, or six hours if you have your own car and take the ferry. Hydrofoils and ferries go to Aghios Konstantinos, on the mainland, half way between Athens and Volos. There are also good connections from Thessaloniki in the summer months. Upon arrival on Skiathos island getting to the hotel is very easy and inexpensive. The hotel is only 350 metres away from the port and the main taxi station is in front of the harbour.