Serifos is a small Greek island in the Western Cyclades of the Aegean, located 90 miles east-southeast of Piraeus and accessible by hydrofoil in approximately two and a half hours.And Serifos is a place the Athenians would like to have for themselves!
- Serifos has over 70 sandy (and mostly undeveloped) beaches.
- This western cyclical island is very similar to Mykonos in the 1970s.
- There are no high-rise hotels or resorts anywhere on the island.
- Serifos can be reached in just over two hours from Piraeus (Athens).
- The restaurants in Serifos are abundant and of good quality.
8 Best hotels to stay in Serifos
1.Rizes Hotel ⭐⭐
Elegant stone suites with perhaps the best views of the island.Fourteen spacious apartments with stone walls and simple rustic furniture, each with a kitchen, fridge, air conditioning, TV and free wireless internet connection. Two more luxurious suites have private pools, the shared pool has a small bar and breakfast, lunch and dinner are offered in the hotel restaurant.Located high on the ridge between Livadia and Psili Ammos, looking towards Hora and the port of Livadi, it is a 15 minute taxi ride to Livadi and 10 minutes to the sandy beach of Psili Ammos to the north.
2. Aliktypo Studios ⭐ ⭐
Affordable luxury on a tree-lined street outside the main port area.This tidy collection of rooms, studios and large duplexes offers up to 50m² of living space with fully equipped kitchens. Decorated in pleasant pastel shades of blue, brown, light green and cream, the rooms have their own balconies, some with views of Chora.The beach is a 1 minute walk away, and the harbour is only 5 minutes away on foot.
3.Coralli bungalows ⭐⭐
The luxury and family bungalows sleep 4 people and have a kitchen with fridge, air conditioning, small patio and private entrance.there is a nice swimming pool, a nice restaurant and a wonderful beach.
4.Aspes Village ⭐ ⭐
Four tastefully furnished stone houses with excellent views over the soft sand and blue waters of Psili Ammos.’, “The outdoor spaces are equipped with sun loungers, tables and chairs, along with removable windbreaks for the windier days.a car is useful here (parking provided); while you can walk to the beach, it is a good way back.
5.Coco-Mat Eco Residences Serifos ⭐⭐
The old miners’ residences from 1910 are now luxurious and relaxing suites, overlooking one of the most beautiful beaches in Serifos.1-bedroom residences vary in size from 35 to 50 square meters, with a living room on the upper level and a bedroom on the lower level.2-bedroom residences are 90 square meters.All are equipped with the famous Coco-Mat rest systems, and feature terraces, flat screen TVs, kitchens, Wi-Fi, air conditioning and ceiling fans. A dedicated walkway takes guests to the beach below, where the hotel offers sun loungers and umbrellas.
6.Pénde Suites ⭐⭐⭐
Luxurious, spacious and convenient suites located no more than a five-minute walk from the harbour This set of five suites is decorated in minimalist light earth tones; each has a flat screen satellite TV, air conditioning, espresso machine, USB port and minibar, as well as a terrace and pergola.
7.Pénde traditional Villas ⭐⭐⭐
Three impressive independent villas within a five minute walk from the port. These individually named houses (Lilac, Green and Wood) offer dazzling blue and white handcrafted Serif architecture.They range in size from 85 to 165 square metres, plus ample balcony space, and sleep from 4 to 6. Each has an open plan kitchen, two bedrooms and two bathrooms.
8.Serifos Dream Houses ⭐⭐⭐
Well-ventilated and well-equipped stone cabins overlooking Ganema beach, located in one of the quietest but most accessible corners of Serifos.the living area on the upper floor of each cabin leads to a shaded porch.the kitchens are equipped with basic breakfast products and cooking utensils.Books, hi-fi equipment and Wi-Fi are available for guests.the rooms are on the ground floor (where it is cooler) and are small and simple, but elegant.there is a tavern near the beach, but these are units with their own kitchen; because it is a 20-minute drive back to Livadi to get supplies, a car is a must.