Guidebooks

Skiathos island interactive map showing POI’S (places of interest), rental villas, beaches, bus stops, hotels, apartments, bars and tavernas
Welcome Guidebook for our guests with regularly updated recommendations, info & links on Villa Maestrali and Skiathos Island.
Visit Bourtzi, the Skiathos port peninsula's ancient fortress with much to offer.
Boats & Water Sports at Costas & Gabi's at Kanapitsa Beach, Skiathos Island, Greece
This list of House Rules and Villa Maestrali Information is designed for clarity and to ensure an enjoyable stay at our property.
This is a very special, non-touristy boat trip around Skiathos Island with a catch-of-the-day lunch.
This video will put you in the summer mood for Skiathos Island beaches! Especially Vromolimnos Beach, closest to our Villa Maestrali
Worldwide acclaimed author Alexandros Papadiamantis' House Museum is preserved and maintained as an example of classic island architecture is open to the public, offering display of Skiathian relics, original furniture, as well as personal objects. Papadiamantis' literary work offers in-depth
Useful Phone Numbers on Skiathos Island for guests and anyone interested in visiting Skiathos
Rock Out to Live Music on Skiathos Island at Danny and Zoe's new Blind Dog Bar. Open every night during the season!
Lately, Skiathos Island has seen a surge of outstanding new tavernas and restaurants, adding to the already wide variety of excellent venues to choose from. Here our 2019 list of some of our favourite and best, which we will update periodically.
Departure Checklist for Villa Maestrali
This guide shows the advantages of promoting Houfy as a collective effort for the benefit of all owners and travellers.
Dreaming of a Greek island wedding? Since box office hit Mamma Mia, Skiathos has become a favourite for honeymooning and destination weddings.
Skiathos water taxis are a fun ride from beach to old port Skiathos town and back
This is the guide to Skiathos bus stop route
We have been coming to Skiathos now since 1973, when Villa Maestrali was built and have been watching the island evolve from a sleepy fisher island to a bustling, family friendly resort with lots to offer. All kinds businesses have opened on the island since then. Among other things, a variety of excellent
Another lovely place on the Old Port water front we recommend
Visit Skiathos Dog Shelter, enjoy taking a dog for a walk, or even give one of them a forever-home.
Of course everyone visiting Skiathos in Greece comes for the typical island fun: warm sunny weather, lush green vegetation, beautiful sandy beaches with crystal clear blue water, boat rides, its wonderfully laid back and friendly locals, and great food. And yet the island offers at least one more fun
Take a stroll around Skiathos island and take a peek at our Villa Maestrali - Video created by happy guests in July 2018
Boat trips to small islands near Skiathos Island with great beach tavernas
Ortwin Widmann will take you on the best hiking trails in what he calls the Magical Forest on Skiathos Island
This guide features helpful HouFY tips from fellow HouFY members
Helpful tips to participate in the October 5th Houfy Viewing Contest to get the Houfy word out there.
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