If you are looking for the best and most unique Chios apartments, look no further
Airbnb has caused a dramatic change in the way we travel and look for accommodation for our holidays over the past years. More and more apartments appear as stay options around the world and actually try to compete with hotels.
In Greece, apartment rentals gain popularity year in and year out. Here, you can find some amazing Airbnb places to stay in Chios.
RECOMMENDED WEBSITES FOR CHIOS:
Booking.com is the website with the most available rooms and Private Villas in Chios (more than Airbnb!)
Ferryhopper is the best website to book your ferry tickets or check the timetables for Chios
Get Your Guide has the best and largest variety of Tours in Chios and the greek islands
Rentalcars is the easiest way to rent a car or a quad for Chios with thousands of available options
Expedia has all the available flights to and from Chios
First things first; a thorough look into the holiday listings in Greece and in Chios in particular, I figured out that most of the places, hotels, villas and apartments, could be listed on any of the major house renting web sites like Airbnb and Booking.com.
- Most Airbnbs in Chios are also listed in Booking.com and will probably cost you less because Booking.com doesn’t charge for a fee and you don’t have to wait for confirmation by the host. Plus, you get that cancellation freedom in case you change your mind.
- You’d better: rent a car or at least a scooter (not a fan though) in Chios since buses can be unreliable and it also gives you more flexibility with times (best site to rent a car in Chios: RentalCars)
Recommended Websites for Hotels, Ferries, Flights and Car Rentals for Chios:
- Booking.com is the website with the most available rooms and Private Villas in Greece (more than Airbnb)
- Ferryhopper is the best website to check the timetables and BOOK YOUR FERRY TICKETS to and from Chios & all Greek islands
- Expedia has all the available flights from Athens, Thessaloniki or other European cities to Chios as well as connecting flights from anywhere in the world (Chios Airport Code: JHK)
I have selected some of the most amazing (and affordable) apartments in Chios island that hopefully will help you make a safe choice. Even that, to be honest, I pick my own house during my stay in Chios.
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These are the best Chios Apartments you can rent:
Mastiha Villas in Chios Center (at Chios Town)
With city views, Mastiha Villas in Chios Center is a really welcoming apartment. In walking distance from the port of Chios, this is a beautifully done space with everything you will need for your stay in Chios. Book it here
Melia Sol Art Studios (at Karfas)
Set amid blossomed gardens with stone-paved alleys, Melia Sol Art Studios is located in Karfas of Chios, within 200 yards from the sandy beach. Ideal especially for couples! Book it here
The Loft (at Chios Town)
The Loft offers accommodations in the town of Chios; the property features sea and garden views and has a terrace. Book it here
To diamerisma tis Katerinas (at Chios Port)
Although their Booking listing needs some fine tuning (latin characters would be good for a start), this lovely apartment can offer you a relaxed stay. Close to the town of Chios… Book it here
Homeric Poems Design Residences (at Chios Town)
Renovated Mansion, each of there studios hold their own personal style and decoration. Located at the center it has city views and is very close to the port. Ideal for shopping, eating out and exploring the city of Chios. Book it here
Mastiha Villas in Town (at Chios airport area)
A sister apartment to the Mastiha Villas in Chios Center. While the latter is closer to the port, this is in a short distance from the airport. The condo hotel has an outdoor pool and this is sometimes enough to make the deal… Book it here
Chios City Inn (at Chios Town)
This might not be the obvious one. However it is a really value-for-money choice and the reviews are exceptional (especially the location). So, these people do something right for sure… Book it here
Katerina’s House (at Agia Ermioni)
This is located in Agia Ermioni and is only a short walk from the beach. This property is rated for the best value in Chios! Book it here
Lida Mary (at Mesta)
Spread around the medieval village of Mesta in Chios, Lida Mairy features elegant accommodations in traditional style, but with modern amenities. Cafes and taverns can be found at 50 yards while the best beaches of the island are approximately 30 minutes drive from here! Book it here
Sideratos Apartments (at Karfas)
Located on Karfas beach in Chios, providing direct access to the sea. Karfas offers most of what you need as it is a touristic little seaside village! I believe these people have got it right. The whole experience they provide Book it here
Monolia Maisonettes (in Kalimassia)
If a private balcony overlooking the Aegean Sea is not enough, then there are definitely more things to seduce you… Book it here
Lydia Lithos Houses (in Volissos)
Located in Volissos, Lydia Lithos Houses offer a garden and sun terrace. The Monastery of Agia Markela is around 3 km. from the property. Within 20 mins drive you can reach some of the best beaches in Chios. Book it here
Frourio Apartments (in Kastro, Town of Chios)
The stone-built Frourio Apartments is located in the medieval castle of Chios, It really travels you back, but don’t worry, you get what you need in this modern world! Book it here
There are many more Aibnb or Booking Apartments to consider for your stay in Chios and every month I notice new listings.
The good thing is that all the above houses and apartments will not break your bank account but will offer you an excellent accommodation on the island. This way you will save money for your food and mastic…
Whichever your style is, Greek hospitality is well know for a reason and in Chios you will definitely feel it!
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