You will find below our selection of the best hotels on Ios island but also the best locations for your stay!
OUR SELECTION OF BEST HOTELS
We have hand-picked the best hotels in Ios and marked our favorite ones with a .
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The Deep Blue Rooms is a traditional, family-run complex located right on Mylopotas Beach. The complex offers barbeque facilities, transportation to and from the port, and a parking lot for guests, and it is located close to shops, bars and restaurants in the area, as well as a bus stop. The complex ...
Calilo 5-star resort is brilliantly situated on the beautiful beach of Papas, thus, offering a haven of serenity and relaxation amidst the dramatic natural surroundings. However, unlike the neighboring islands of Santorini and Mykonos, Ios possesses a wide array of untouched, secluded beaches, which ...
Set on an imposing hillside of right above the awarded Mylopotas beach, overlooking the sparkling waters of the Aegean, Hideοut Suites is a white-washed Cycladic complex of 12 luxury suites, each one with a private veranda and swimming pool. Hideout Suites is built with respect to the natural ...
Harmoniously blending with the natural environment the Agalia Boutique Hotel exudes an aura of serenity, inviting guests to succumb to the pleasures of luxurious tranquility. Amidst the open sky and the azure sea, nature meets luxury and hip refinement enveloping visitors in an ambience of peace, ...
Relux Hotel opened its doors in the summer of 2015 to welcome its esteemed guests to a romantic oasis where discrete elegance naturally blends with sheer relaxation. Perfectly positioned at the marina, this 4* hotel serves as the ideal haven whether you are looking for a prime location or for a ...
As of 2006 Far Out reopen the newly refurbished Hotel with a totally new SPA. With the calming view of the Aegean sea and Mylopotas bay, Far Out Hotel & Spa makes the perfect choice for an enjoyable, relaxing and revitalising holiday where your body and soul come in first hand.
The luxurious Gianemma Residences are built in a privileged spot, amphitheatrically on the slope of the mountain, with panoramic views of the magnificent Mylopotas beach. Externally following the traditional Cycladic architecture, and internally the contemporary décor, they offer a unique ...
This property is a 1-minute walk from the beach. Located right on the sandy Gialos Beach, Glaros Hotel features a snack bar, a sun terrace, umbrellas, and sun loungers. The Cycladic-style property offers air-conditioned rooms with a balcony overlooking the Aegean Sea or the garden. Fitted with tiled ...
Art Apartments are located in the town, featuring air-conditioned studios and apartments that include a fully equipped kitchenette, fridge, dining area, patio or balcony, satellite TV and wifi. A lush garden, outdoor sitting area, luggage room and other facilities are found. Staff can arrange ...
Island House Apartments are located in Mylopotas, within walking distance from the beach and various stores and shops. The complex consists of studios and apartments that feature a balcony or veranda, air conditioning, refrigerator, hot plate and wifi. A swimming pool, pool bar, sitting room with ...
In creating Liostasi Hotel the owner Makis Denaxas has offered a new dimension in high standard on the beautiful Cycladic island. Designed by a local architect with a deep understanding of the Cycladic style, this small but generously laid out hotel welcomes you with its intimate ambience and open ...
A brand new high-quality hotel, located in the main town, just a few minutes away from the central bus station and the main square. Lofos Village with a panoramic view over the old town of the island offers a pleasant stay with modern comforts in a very friendly environment.
One of the most charming places to stay in the Cyclades is Petra. It is a group of 18 studios of traditional Cycladic architecture, on the beach, built in harmony completely with the natural landscape. It overlooks the bay and stands within walking distance from the port and the village. All villas ...
Situated on Mylopotas beach, Dionysos Resort offers Standard double rooms: (2-3 guests) based on the first or the ground floor of every building, each with a private terrace overlooking the pools or the gardens, Superior double room:(2 guests) On the top level of the first two buildings with a ...
Located 200m. from the port and just 500m. from the main town “Chora”. A beautiful complex of 42 apts. Designed and built according to the traditional cycladic style on a hillside site with sufficient greenery. Each apt. has a separated bedroom(s) spacious living area - fully equipped ...
The Far-Out Village Resort Hotel was harmoniously designed in the traditional Cycladic architecture. The hotel was set on the site of a typical summer style villa and has kept the shaded gardens surrounding the white buildings and the main house in their original style. The resort has the most up to ...
Yialos Ios Hotel is a family-owned establishment for family-style vacations! Golden sandy beaches, amazing images of the Aegean, a laid back lifestyle; an island made with the finest ingredients of summer that have anything you need for a great holiday experience.
Only ten minutes away from the harbor, on the famous beach of Mylopotas stretches an enchanting bay which has an amazing view of the beauty and the neighboring islands of the Cycladic landscape. The Levantes luxury hotel! A brand new deluxe hotel unit that is 'hanging' over the golden beach and the ...
Ostria Village is built at a distance of 800m from Mylopotas, the most beautiful beach on the island. The compound consists of 10 one or two-room houses, providing space for 2-5 persons. It offers every comfort and a fantastic view. All houses can be reached by whichever transport you prefer.
Mylo Villa is a modern cave-style summer house. The characteristics of the cave houses are the unique façade and their harmonious blend with their surroundings achieved by the use of natural materials and the restoration of the grounds. Mylo Villa has 5 spacious bedrooms with an amazing sea view, ...
Accommodation is fitted with air conditioning, a fully equipped kitchenette, a flat-screen TV, and a private bathroom with a shower, a hairdryer, and free toiletries. A fridge and stovetop are also provided, as well as a kettle and a coffee machine. A terrace can be found at the holiday home, along ...
WHERE TO STAY? BEST HOTELS BY LOCATION
The vast majority of hotels lie on the west side of the island and more specifically in the regions of Chora, Ormos, Mylopotas, Gialos, and Tzamaria. Manganari is a beautiful remote beach on the east side where a small number of accommodations have been built recently.
Mylopotas is by far the most popular beach of Ios and the place where the vast majority of options are located. The beach is long and sandy with clean and calm waters. The biggest part of the beach is organized and boasts many tourist facilities, restaurants, beach bars, and watersports while there is also an unorganized part without umbrellas and sunbeds. One shall find every type of hotel here from budget rooms-to-let to luxury options. It lies 3 km away from Chora and can be reached on foot with a 20’ walk or by bus/car.
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Chora (Main village)
Chora is the main village of Ios located on its west side, just 20 minutes on foot from the port. The picturesque Cycladic-style village has wonderful views of the sea, traditional Cycladic architecture, lovely shops and restaurants, and is the hub of the island's nightlife due to its numerous bars and clubs. Many cheap options are situated here since young travelers want to stay close to the party zone. Of course, other types of accommodation are also present in the island’s capital and can meet the needs of any taste or budget.
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Ormos is the main port of the island. The settlement is built amphitheatrically on the slopes of a hill overlooking the Aegean Sea. Shops, restaurants, and tourist facilities are located here as well as rooms for rent, pensions and hotel rooms.
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Manganari is one of the most beautiful beaches in the east part of the island. A reason for its charm is the fact that it lies a few kilometers away from the busy tourist zone of the west side and has managed to preserve its pure wild nature. The beach remains unspoiled, with only a limited number of tourist facilities.
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Ios is a beautiful Cycladic island that has been famous for its vivid nightlife for many decades and has maintained this reputation to this day.
Young travelers from Greece, Europe, and all around the world visit Ios every summer for its clubs, bars, and fun by the beach.
It is not absurd that many compare Ios to the fellow Greek party island of Mykonos.
The fact that many young people visit the island has resulted in low prices with budget options, camping, and rooms-to-let, especially around the areas close to the party zone.
Apart from the young tourist party community, in recent years, Ios has attracted visitors who like luxury and privacy, creating a parallel niche product of the exact opposite of what this island has been famous for.
Being a major party destination for years, Ios has developed touristically only in certain locations while others were left completely virgin and untouched by tourism.
Beautiful remote beaches with turquoise waters and dramatic landscapes are found around the island while traces of its rich historic past are everywhere.
Minimally designed lavish retreats are a new option that has flourished on the island of Homer and draws holidaymakers who want to unwind and relax in the heart of the Aegean Sea.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQ)
When should I book my hotel?
It is recommended to book your stay in Ios as soon as you have decided on your holiday dates. If you are visiting from July to early September it is safer to have completed your reservation by May at the latest.
Where should I book my hotel?
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Is there another way to make a hotel reservation?
You can contact the hotel by phone or mail. In some cases, you might find some cheaper prices, but it is not recommended.
When is the best time to visit Ios?
If you are visiting Ios for its party scene, then July and August are the busiest months on the island when young travelers swarm about the island. If you want to avoid the crowds, June and September are the best months to relax and unwind.
Will I find last-minute availabilities?
Don’t wait until the last minute to book your lodging if you are traveling from July to early September. It is high season on the island and all options get sold out several months in advance.
What types of accommodation are available in Ios?
Basically, all types of accommodation are available on the island - boutique hotels, rooms to let, BnBs, and there is a small number of luxury hotels and suites, too.
Is Ios expensive?
Overall, accommodation in Ios is considered to be moderately priced but depends on the type of hotel. Being a party destination, Ios offers cheap options for backpackers and young travelers. Some luxury retreats are also available on the island.
How much does accommodation cost?
Pricing depends on many factors. An average estimation for two individuals without including luxury options would be around 50-100 euros per night during the high season.
Where is the best place to stay if you are traveling on a budget?
You can find cheap options (30-70 euros per night) around the tourist zones of the island, such as Chora and Mylopotas. For your convenience, use our filter engine to discover the budget options on the island that our team recommends.
Which are the best luxury hotels?
Ios has experienced sustainable growth in luxury tourism. By using our filters, you can find the best recommendations for luxury stays.