We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Velanio Beach

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Address: Stafilos, Greece

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 70 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 16
    Excellent
  • 2
    Very good
  • 1
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Wonderful place where your being meets the spirits of nature

This beach is a true hidden, unpolished jewel. Secluded behind the little forest road after Stafylos beach and surrounded by cliffs. There are pebble stones on the beach and you... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2016
Petra V
,
Beograd, null, Serbia
Add Photo Write a Review

70 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 19: English reviews
Beograd, null, Serbia
Level Contributor
5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviewed 25 September 2016

This beach is a true hidden, unpolished jewel. Secluded behind the little forest road after Stafylos beach and surrounded by cliffs. There are pebble stones on the beach and you can watch at the cliffs above you, listen to the sea and dry on the hot stones while listening to the waves. The firast part of the beach is not... More 

Helpful?
Thank Petra V
Athens, Greece
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

nice beach, quiet and away from big crowds it has nudist part as well but also a part from those who don't wish to swim in nude. very relaxed

Helpful?
2 Thank parissopoulos
Belgrade, Serbia
Level Contributor
27 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2016

half of the beach has sun beds and parasols, and the other half is wild and nudist. dark grey rocks divide the beach in two. sandy, clear waters. 2 min walk from stafilos beach. sun goes down around 6.30. very quiet in the morning.

Helpful?
2 Thank kishacarobnica
Marshfield, Wisconsin
Level Contributor
13 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Easy. Take a public bus from anywhere on the island to Stafylos. Buses run, not often, but times are posted at the bus stops. From Panormos, took 20 minutes and cost 2.20 Euros. Very convenient. The "stafylos" sign points down. Walk down the big hill (you can't miss it) onto the beach. Walk to the far end of Stafylos beach... More 

Helpful?
Thank j d
1 review
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

this is the beach to go to and relax and enjoy peace and quiet, you have to walk all the way to the end of the beach and you will see a walkway to your left that leads you to the beach, it is a nudist beach so please don't be surprised or bring young kids if you do not... More 

Helpful?
Thank Emma M
Athens, Greece
Level Contributor
11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2015

Wonderful beach, peace and quiet, just a small path away from noisy Stafylos beach. Take a beach umbrella with you as there is no shade and buy bottles of cold water from the canteen on Stafylos beach.

Helpful?
2 Thank Katerina K
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
14 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2015

the only official nudist beach on Skopelos has no shade so be prepared in high season to bring brollies with you. Thankfully there's a natural water spring coming from one of the rocks which is a god send. Wear sandals when walking on the beach or getting in the water as it's very rocky. Very quiet beach too.

Helpful?
4 Thank getsapoint
Gothenburg, Sweden
Level Contributor
8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2015

Not organized. Really quiet and calm and the water was amazing! Very clean and people weren't loud when we were there. Had to visit beach several times and I think this was my favorite beach on the whole island. Worth the 15 min. walk from Stafylos. Remember to bring water and food!

Helpful?
3 Thank Sofia J
Skopelos, Greece
Level Contributor
53 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2015

Velanio Beach! A very clear deep blue and beautiful beach, with great view! It is also a nudist beach!

Helpful?
1 Thank Vasilis S
Level Contributor
7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 July 2015

loved the authentic nature, no sunbeds or bars, jet skies and any water attraction. The short walk to get there is worth the experience

Helpful?
2 Thank alain b

Travellers who viewed Velanio Beach also viewed

 
Skopelos, Sporades
Skopelos, Sporades
 

Been to Velanio Beach? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Velanio Beach staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel?
  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
  • How should I dress for this tour?