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The Skyros Centre - CLOSED

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Not quite a holiday

Very strange - I and a few others left poor reviews of this "attraction" but they all got deleted... read more

Reviewed 1 January 2016
gazzala
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London, UK
magical

I feel so blessed to have spent time, not only on the island of Skyros, but at the Skyros centre. I... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2015
ally1964cat
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London, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
1 Jan 2016
“Not quite a holiday”
4 Nov 2015
“magical”
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34007, Greece
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1 - 10 of 59 reviews

Reviewed 1 January 2016

Very strange - I and a few others left poor reviews of this "attraction" but they all got deleted. I didn't realise that Trip Advisor could do that (perhaps Skyros somehow managed to persuade them that the reviews were not legitimate, which is not the...More

3  Thank gazzala
Reviewed 5 November 2015

I feel so blessed to have spent time, not only on the island of Skyros, but at the Skyros centre. I participated in a wonderful course called New Beginnings, which helped me focus on the "what next" in my life. there were also writing and...More

1  Thank ally1964cat
Reviewed 8 September 2015

Beautiful place, great food, fantastic people, gorgeous beach, fun shops and restaurants, lovely community spirit, excellent teacher/course, interesting excursions... rejuvenating! Highly recommend it! Alison

4  Thank Alison M
Reviewed 3 September 2015

Beautiful, white houses with narrow paths to walk through. Hs preserved its authenticity. Excellent food and drink options for an evening out. Loved Skyros!

1  Thank Juan E
Reviewed 17 August 2015

I was a bit reluctant contemplating a 'solo' holiday. The reviews reassured me and the recommendation of a friend who told me that 'a skyros holiday' was on her 'dream holiday' list. It was a fantastic holiday from start to finish. Very exciting overland trip...More

4  Thank Tourist1054
Reviewed 28 August 2014

Not sure why this is listed as an 'attraction': it's a perfect place to actually have a course-based holiday. Accommodation is mostly in local houses -- ours was a five-minute walk away, a house for our exclusive use with a kitchen (we didn't use it...More

4  Thank burkittg
Reviewed 28 August 2014

Very nice village on the side of the mountain. No cars and a lot of stairs everywhere. Different. Worth a visit

Thank Mirco P
Reviewed 11 August 2014

I had the pleasure of having 2 weeks holiday at the Skyros centre in June. The "hosts" Richard and Clare could not have been more fun to be around and/or efficient! The Skyros centre gives you an opportunity to stay on this wonderful island mix...More

5  Thank Bobomuse
Reviewed 8 September 2013

No wonder the Skyros Writers’ Lab was listed by The Guardian as number one of the World’s Best 5 Writing Holidays. You can have your lessons and lunch in the open air beneath overhanging vines overlooking the valley and sea. We had our lessons with...More

4  Thank Susan R
SkyrosHolistic, Manager at The Skyros Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2013

Thank you for the review, Susan. We're delighted to hear you had such a great time away and we wish you luck with your novel writing! Warm regards, The Skyros Team

Reviewed 2 September 2013

Skyros Centre is beautiful, authentically Greek in a large local house perched on the 'magical' rock of the island. Very well organised and welcoming. The three tutors and the permanent team were available, good people, engaged and real! I loved the smells, the beauty, the...More

2  Thank Azul T
SkyrosHolistic, Manager at The Skyros Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2013

Thank you for the review, Azul. We're so pleased to hear you had a great time with us on Skyros, and we'd be delighted to welcome you the Skyros Centre again. We're already looking forward to the beautiful Greek island sunsets. With best wishes, The...More

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