The most beautiful experience we can have, is the mysterious…
This is where The Mystery story begins. We invite you to join us in Skiathos island, at a quiet neighborhood at the top end of the town, in a natural landscape among olive trees, where guests live in a discreet, close to the nature luxury residence, but within a 10 min walk from the live-full town center.
Here, traditional architecture meets luxury and modern wit to create a rich tapestry of design, comfort and elegance. It’s a place for guests to discover.
At the heart of it all is the impeccable hospitality of a family, the family, who has built and managed Mystery with passion and devotion since 2015.
The Mystery is built around the quest and addresses to whom seeks a deeper and more personal perception of their global travels. Mystery offers 24 hours reception, private bathroom to all suites and daily cleaning.
It is a Green project!
We take pride into the fact that we offer a green building to our guests. Nowdays, luxury should go along with ecology. Since, our hotel is a brand new construction; we applied all the latest developments in green technology. The architects and engineers used all the modern environmentally friendly methods and this lead to a building with minimal energy consumption needs. Here is the list of our actions that reserved us a clear green conscience!
- Thermal insulation of the building envelope (shell)
- Solar heating system
- Green roofs
- High performance windows
- Extra insulation in walls
- Energy-efficient lighting – LED lights
- Inventor air conditioners
Last but not least, we will provide our services and care for the environment at the same time. Recycling, using of non-toxic cleaning products, re-using of rain water, eco-friendly policy for laundry are some of our plans and we are open to even more suggestions.
All the 10 suites are residential in feel with a modern design, unique for each one. A generous 50 sq.m space is divided into bedroom and a separate living room. The bedroom is outfitted for ultimate comfort with a Simmons bed and luxury bedding. The living room features a wide desk, a sofa that opens up into a double-bed, a dining table and a wet bar. It is ideal for in suite gatherings and small events, all discretely organized by our impeccable room service.
The bathroom is Italian marble featuring a rain shower and a separate water closet.
All suites lead to a private furnished balcony, where the guests chill out with a drink after a long day at the beach. Two of them provide an outdoor Jacuzzi for the ultimate relaxation experience of a private hydro-session.
A perfect start to any day with an a la carte selection of freshly baked pastries, original yogurt, fresh fruit, juice, great coffee, tea, cold cuts, and many more delicacies.
For that ultimate holiday feeling and a laid-back breakfast, enjoy a relaxing start to your morning and order breakfast in bed. It is on us!
Breakfast is served daily from 8am to 11am.
All Day Pool Restaurant
With an elegant yet relaxed atmosphere by the pool, our food includes easy-going Mediterranean cooking, light bite menus range from snacks to more substantial Greek classics. Our restaurant showcases the best of local seasonal produce. All ingredients have been hand-selected for their quality and integrity, whereas greens come directly from our organic garden. And it’s not just for grownups, for the kids, there are a few plain yet tasty and healthy options too, so we think we’ve got it covered!
The Mystery Pool Bar offers our guests an expanded and innovative cocktail menu making it a great spot for an early evening drink. Enjoy a glass of sparkling bubbles or a stylish cocktail at our bar with a selection of light snacks and appetizers. What don’t you challenge us to create something unique to you?
With a vast menu from small snacks to full meals all delivered to your door, there is no need to leave the comfort of your room. In-room dining at Mystery hotel is available and free of charge at the same high levels of service found in the hotel’s restaurant and bar to the privacy of your suite.
Be it breakfast, lunch, dinner or a cocktail party, the in-room dining could also be a romantic experience. You may choose to be served discretely outside at your pool view balcony or inside your suite at the dining area.
Facilities & Services
Mystery swimming pool at Skiathos Mystery, with its sparkling crystal clear waters offers refreshing moments under the heat of the Mediterranean sun and parasols over the comfortable loungers provide a unique, thick shadow.
The Mystery Pool Bar serves breakfast until 10.30, as well as Mediterranean light fares all day, cocktails, cold beverages and coffees throughout the premises; at the sun loungers, the tables in the gardens and at the privacy of the residences.
Your comfort is our priority. The Skiathos Mystery Concierge using mystical methods, can fulfill your wishes for a tranquil vacation without worries; make the arrangements for your life in or out of the Mystery and all this in a personalized manner. For those who seek the ultimate Mystery experience when it comes to your Wedding, our Concierge will take care of all the organizational details, the guests arrangements, the ceremony and the wedding party or dinner.
Other services of Skiathos Mystery include daily maid service, 12 hours room service, valet and parking service, luggage porterage and unpacking, laundry and ironing.
- Air Conditioning
- Alarm Clock
- Beach Towels
- Luxurious bath amenities
- Coffee table
- Corian sinks
- Cotton bed linen
- Dining Table
- Direct Dial Phone
- Electronic Locks
- Free high-speed Internet access, including wireless
- Full-length Mirror
- Hair Dryer
- Hardwood floor
- In Room Safety Deposit Box
- Magnifying Mirror
- Marble bathroom
- Mini Bar fully stocked with beverages and gourmet snacks
- Mattress of high quality
- Outdoor Jacuzzi
- Pool towels
- Private furnished Balcony
- Rainfall shower
- Razor Plug
- Satellite Smart TV
- Sitting Area
- Sleeper sofa
- Soundproof Windows
- Wet bar with full set of glassware
- Writing Desk
- Enhanced Continental Breakfast
- Business services
- Copy service
- Fax service
- Network/Internet printing
- Delivery/pickup of correspondence/parcel
- Secretarial service
- Car rentals
- Check-in: 2pm. Check-out: 12 noon
- Concierge service
- Daily maid service
- Family services
- Baby cots
- Children’s high chairs
- Paediatrician on-call
- Free parking
- Luggage service: including unpacking service on arrival and packing service on departure, storage
- Massage therapists upon request
- Bar by the pool serving from 12 noon until 11 pm
- 24-hour on-call medical service
- 12-hour Room Service
- Welcome drink upon arrival
- In room welcome drink
- Pets are not allowed
If the dreamy wedding day you have in mind is an intimate wedding ceremony with your very nearest and dearest, at an elegant yet simple venue, then Mystery Hotel may just be the ideal boutique wedding venue you’re looking for.
Skiathos Hotel Mystery is set in a quiet neighborhood in the heart of Skiathos town. It is a chic boutique hotel of 10 individual suites with ample space and cozy atmosphere. All suites have private balconies overlooking the pool and Skiathos lush hills. Alongside the pool the Mystery Bar Restaurant offers great food and drinks in a romantic setting.
Our mission is to make your special day memorable by caring for every last detail and looking after you and your guests exceptionally well. Be certain that our friendly and experienced staff will make it happen, stress-free and you will be overwhelmed only with happiness.
We can provide:
- Cocktail receptions for up to 50 guests
- Dinner for up to 30 guests
- Preferred group wedding block room rates
- Only one wedding event at a time
If you wish to enjoy absolute privacy, you can book the whole hotel.
You will have exclusive use of our 10 suites and keep the Grand Villa for yourselves or the Executive Suite!
Let’s start planning!
For more information and to book your wedding event, contact Katerina at email@example.com
Is it possible? More than 60 amazing sandy beaches in a 44 km (27 mi) coastline. It is practically one for every mood or preference. If you would rather be in a well-organized yet perfectly clean beach, you can choose between Koukounaries, Kanapitsa, Troulos, Agia Paraskevi, Vromolimnos. Do you prefer to visit a preserved place and just cherish the nature and the warm sun? Why don’t you visit Aselinos, Stigero, Kalamaki, Glyfoneri or Lalaria? Do you like a great day partying on the beach? Then Big Banana is calling for you.
The natural beauty takes your breath away. Its name comes from the white round pebbles that the locals call “lalaria”. This unique beach is only reached by boat. Excursion boats depart daily from Skiathos old port near to Sklathos Hotels Mystery. Make sure you treat yourself with all the pleasures that the beach time at Lalaria would bring and your stay at Skiathos will be unforgettable!
Koukounaries is the most famous beach of Skiathos, rated 7th best in the world, 3rd in Mediterranean and best in Greece. It is located 13 km southwest to Skiathos Mystery Hotel. The approach is very convenient by bus and it is the terminal stop of the bus route starting from Skiathos town. You may also arrive there by water taxi or the small excursions boats that leave from Skiathos port.
Koukounaries is also known with the name “Chrisi Ammos”, meaning Golden Sand, because it has fine- texture powder-like sand that sparkles underneath the sun. The beach is a long stretch of sand and the waters are crystal clear with low inclination, making it ideal for children to swim.
The uniqueness of Koukounaries beach is related to the surrounding environment as well. Behind the beach is the famous pine trees forest. It extends in 145,000 square meters. The trees are reaching all the way to the shore offering generous shade. Moreover, Lake Strofilia is located in the same area with an extend of 95.000 square meters. The site has been declared totally protected nature and is under Natura 2000.
Although you may enjoy unspoiled nature, Koukounaries is a very well organized beach. To the rear of the beach runs a wooden pathway with a selection of beach bars and little shops, where you can refresh yourself and find anything you will need for a day at the beach. There are also plenty of umbrellas and sun beds to relax.
Koukounaries offers a wide variety of water activities suitable not only for athletes, but for families and children as well. So, well equipped water schools with experienced and friendly staff will assist you with water skiing, banana, water rings, wind surfing, sea bike, kanoe kayak, scuba diving and many more..
A great location at the end of the bus stop number 26. After a 10 min walk of the hill, you reach this beautiful beach to take in the stunning scenery of the green pinewood hills, the rocks and the turquoise waters. The sand is silk-soft and the waters very calm and crystal clear.
The beach itself is organized with bars, water sports and sun-beds. It is a must attraction for the younger crowds, as it is quite vibrant and a great choice for beach clubbing!
To the right there is another beach, Small Banana, favored by nudists.
Skiathos Island is the western one of Sporades Cluster, right across Mount Pillion, in central Aegean Sea.
There are two versions of the history behind the island’s name. One is that it comes from the words Skia (shadow) and Athos (mountain in Halkidiki peninsula); the meaning is that the island is laid at the shadow of Mount Athos, which is considered to be a Holy Mountain. The second version comes from the Mythology and according to it the island was named after God Dionysos, also known as Skianthios.
As you approach the island by the sea, you have this amazing view of the harbor, the Bourtzi Islet and Skiathos town. When you walk around, you see that this picturesque scenic is set by small white houses with red tiled roofs, beautiful gardens and stone paved narrow streets. Skiathos town is a sophisticated place, offering plenty of choices not only to dine and drink, but also to shop from souvenirs and clothes to unique paintings.
Skiathos is a green island with lush vegetation not only inland, but along the beaches as well, where you find trees near the waters providing generous shade and rest to the swimmers. There are more than 60 beaches practically for every preference and easy to reach by bus, since most of them are spread along the same route. The bus runs this route and the first stop is Megali Ammos, a sandy beach just 2 km from Skiathos Mystery. It terminates at Koukounaries, the famous long and sandy beach rated 7th best in the world and best in Greece. Other well known beaches are Lalaria only accessible by excursion boats, Small Banana the naturist beach, Big Banana known for delirious beach parties and so many more.
Skiathos is a pole of attraction for visitors with religious interests. There are more than 50 churches and monasteries. All are orthodox. The most remarkable monument is Evangelistria Monastery, a 18th century monument built on a hillside 4 km from Skiathos Mystery. It is surrounded by a beautiful setting among trees and breathtaking views. It is still inhabited by monks, who apart from their religious chores produce theirs wine, which is worth trying! The monastery is a national historic landmark. Here the first Greek flag, symbol of the Greek Revolution for Independence, was woven in 1807. The initial flag had a white cross on a sky blue background. Visitors can see in the premises the Catholicon with preserved frescos from 18th century, two chapels with old icons, the library with precious documents and a folklore museum. Another sacred monastery is Panagia Eikonistria or Kounistra built in 17th century after the miraculous appearance of Virgin Mary’s icon on a tree nearby. The Catholicon has remnants of really old frescoes. The monastery is located in a pine tree forest 8 km from Skiathos Mystery.
There are some unique places to see in Skiathos town, like Bourtzi the green peninsula that naturally separates old from new harbor. In 1207 a Venetian fortress was built there. Nowadays, you see the ruins of the castle and amazing views of the town and the blue sea. There is also an atmospheric cafe and an open theatre, where cultural events take place.
Bourtzi fortress was built to protect the island from pirates raids. But as this measure wasn’t effective, Skiathians moved to Kastro. Kastro was the medieval capital of Skiathos climbed at the northernmost tip and surrounded by defensive walls for higher protection against potential invaders. The visitors can reach the beach underneath Kastro by boat and also wander around the ruins enjoying magnificent views of an endless horizon.
Last but not least, the House of A. Papadiamantis is a sight to see, whilst you are in Skiathos. Papadiamantis was a famous author, born in 1851 in Skiathos. His novels were influenced by his deep love for the island and his religious beliefs and reflected the life and the agony of poor people. His house has turned into a museum exhibiting his personal items and an impressive collection of manuscripts.
Visit Papadiamantis Museum
The house where A.Papadiamantis was raised and passed away is open to the public as a folklore museum. It is located at the centre of Skiathos town just a few meters away from the port and near to Skiathos hotels Mystery too. The house was built by Papadiamantis father, who was a priest, in 1860. It is a two-storey house of 75 square meters. His big and very poor family lived there all together. The visitors of the museum have the chance to see not only the architecture and furnishing of a typical 19th century house, but also they become familiar with the great work of the famous author. There is an exhibition of his books, old editions, original manuscripts and also an exhibition of his personal belongings, including his pen and inkwell. He has written with this pen 180 novels, which ironically were all published after his death. The museum has been declared as a historic monument in 1965, by the Ministry of Culture.
Spend your day at the Beach
More than 60 amazing sandy beaches in a 44 km (27 mi) coastline. It is practically one for every mood or preference. If you would rather be in a well-organized yet perfectly clean beach, you can choose between Koukounaries, Kanapitsa, Troulos, Agia Paraskevi, Vromolimnos. Are you in the mood of being alone in a remote place and just cherish the nature and the warm sun? Why don’t you visit Aselinos, Stigero, Kalamaki, Glyfoneri or Lalaria?
Take a boat trip to Tsougria island
There is the most amazing beach on an uninhabited island, just a short sail over by boat from Skiathos old harbor. The waters are amazing clear and shallow, ideal for children. The scenery is even more peaceful with the beautiful green nature behind.
Visit Monastery of Evagelistrias
Skiathos is a very religious island with numerous churches and monasteries. The most important of all is the historical Monastery of Panagia Evangelistria, located just 4 km from Skiathos Mystery on a lush green slope.
Evangelistria Monastery is a 18th century monument. It played a key role in Greek Revolution in 1821, as it was a shelter for the revolutionaries and also ensured their financial support. The first Greek flag was weaved, blessed and raised here. The visitor has the unique opportunity tο admire preserved frescoes, old icons, rare manuscripts and books from 18th century. At the premises, there is also an exhibition of local products. While you are here, it is worth trying the wine produced by the monks. It is used for religious chores, but its production has increased over the years, so nowadays it is bottled and sold. According to Alexander Papadiamantis, this wine may relieve the sadness and worries of the world.
Wander around the old town
You will love the pretty Skiathos town with its endless alleys full of unique shops, bars and restaurants. The traditional architecture creates pictures that resemble a postcard. Small whitewashed houses with wooden windows and balconies and red tiled roofs are characteristic. The flowerpots with the colorful and aromatic flowers spray your memories with vivid colors and sensual perfumes.
Eating out is a delight, shopping at Papadiamanti Street is exclusive and drinking is fun!
The Papadiamantis Intl .Airport is probably one of the most famous airports in Europe when it comes to planespotting. The runway threshold is right next to the public road. The scene when landing is amazing, and a visit to watch departing and landing planes is worth a visit in itself.
Skiathos Town, Skiathos
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