You will find below our selection of the best hotels on Tinos island!
On a quick note, the island has various villages and settlements, and hotels are scattered in different parts of it. The town (Chora) is a popular place to stay because it is central and offers many hotel options but does not offer a beautiful setting. If you are looking for a more traditional stay, you can find lovely apartments and houses in one of its beautiful villages. Kionia and Agios Fokas are coastal settlements close to Chora.
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WHERE TO STAY? FIND THE BEST PLACES
Below, you will discover more information about the best places to stay in Tinos.
TOWN (Main village)
Staying in the main town and port of Tinos is very convenient and is where the vast majority of hotels are located. It is the center of life on the island and has many shops, bakeries, bars, cafes, and restaurants.
Although a very popular option for accommodation, the Town is less traditional than other parts of the island and is mainly chosen by visitors who travel just for a few days.
Most hotels in the Town are small apartments, suites, and rooms to let. The closest beach to the Town is Agali which is located within a short walk from the Town center. Agios Fokas is another beach close to the Town with numerous beach hotels ideal for families with children.
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AGIOS IOANNIS PORTO
Many beach hotels are located in Agios Ioannis Porto. It is a nice coastal settlement with a sandy beach with shallow waters ideal for small children.
There are two beach bars offering snacks, drinks, and loungers with umbrellas. In the wider region, you will find family hotels and small apartments with proximity to the sea.
Discover Agios Ioannis Porto
Kionia is a tourist coastal resort less than a 3km drive from the Port of Tinos. There are numerous coves and lengthy sandy beaches with clear waters. Regardless of the North winds that blow frequently in Tinos, the beaches in Kionia remain calm which makes it ideal for everyday swimming. Most hotels in Kionia are located on the beach offering direct access and uninterrupted views.
TINOS, HOTEL OPTIONS IN THE TOWN & VILLAGES
Half of the number of Tinos hotels are located in the Town of the island while the other half is scattered in different villages or coastal settlements.
The fact that Tinos has so many beautiful villages on its mainland, has created an alternative tourism style where many old stone houses are turned into boutique hotels.
Many visitors prefer booking their stay at one of those hotels and enjoying a more authentic side of Tinos.
In Tinos, you may find a few hotels near the beach. Agios Ioannis Porto, Kionia, Agios Romanos, Agios Fokas, and Agios Sostis are some beaches on the island with few hotels and tourist facilities that are easily accessible from the Town. The Town has also a sandy beach called Agkali.
Last but not least, Panormos is another coastal settlement that is located on the north coast of the island and is a good option to stay for those who are looking for a relaxed holiday.
Staying in a house or an apartment in one of the villages of the mainland of Tinos is a very popular option when visiting the island. Tinos has an interesting architectural heritage that is very well preserved. House renovations are completed creating aesthetically beautiful lodgings while the villages have taverns and cafes that add a lively local note. If you opt-in for a stay in one of the Tinian villages, renting a car would be recommended in order to explore the rest of the island. The villages that offer a nice local stay are Pyrgos, Dio Choria, Isternia, Kardiani, Volax, Komi, Falatados, Triantos, and more.
If you travel to Tinos in August, booking your place to stay 4-5 months in advance is necessary. If you visit the island in June, July, or September you can book your hotel 2-3 months in advance.
Overall accommodation in Tinos is not considered a problem. Regardless of the location of your hotel, renting a car is highly recommended in order to move around the island easily.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQ)
When should I book my hotel?
The high season is from mid-June to mid-September and July-August is the peak.
If you are visiting the island during that season, it is recommended to have completed your reservation 3-4 months in advance.
When is the best time to visit Tinos?
The tourist season in Tinos starts in mid-June and finishes at the end of September and this is the best time to visit the island. July and August are the peak season, so if you want to avoid the crowds, visit Tinos in June or September for a laid-back atmosphere.
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 rates but it is not recommended.
Will I find last-minute availability?
It is not recommended to wait till the last minute. You might risk finding just overpriced rooms.
What types of accommodation are available?
In Tinos, you can find apartments, rooms-to-let, small beach houses, and some villas or suites.
How much does accommodation cost?
It depends on many factors. The average hotel price for 2 persons would be around 80-100 euros/per night during the high season.
Is Tinos ideal for a family holiday?
Yes, you can find many family hotels in Tinos. They are comfortable with 2 or more rooms, a kitchen, and easy access to a sandy and safe beach.