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"One of the World's Best Holidays"

The Sunday Times

Magically successful thanks to its unique alchemy of people, settings and ideals.

Elle Magazine

Explore Your Potential and Meet Like-Minded People

Choose a Holiday by Date 

Skyros offers the independent traveller the holiday that opens the heart, expands the mind, recharges the body and uplifts the spirit! Skyros, now in its 40th year, was Europe's first ever course-based holiday centre and it remains the world leader in its field.


3 Enriching, Fun and Holistic Holiday Locations:


Atsitsa Bay - Idyllic Greek Island Holiday by the Sea

This centre defined Skyros as a world leader in holistic holidays

A wide range of activities: yoga, painting, abseiling, comedy, music and much more

Fun, friendly community perfect for single people and simple, rustic huts close to the beach!


Skyros Centre - In the Stunning Greek Village of Skyros

Wellness Retreats, Writing Courses, Art Holidays

More comfortable rooms in the village or by the long, sandy beaches

Combines the delights of the traditional village and beach life


The Grange by The Sea – The Isle of Wight

Weekend Retreats featuring Writing, Music, Yoga & Special Events

Country House by the Sea in Shanklin Old Village

The Grange is Skyros HQ - Ideal for Skyros Course Tasters


Take a look at the activities page


On a Skyros holiday you can start the novel you've been thinking about, create your own artistic masterpiece, join a comedy-improvisation workshop, sing your favourite songs or take a look at what you really need in life. The wide range of courses and activities available includes yoga, writing, art, photography, health & wellbeing, windsurfing, personal development, abseiling, dance, music and much more. The holiday is ideal for solo travellers as well as couples, friends and families.

But more than its holiday courses, Skyros thrives on its peerless culture. Within it you can be yourself, reconnect with your essence, express your creativity, laugh as you haven't since childhood and make new friends for life.

The benefits of a Skyros holiday last long after the suntan has faded. They include new friendships and relationships, interests and skills, renewed self-confidence, a fresh outlook or even a whole new way forward. The sense of renewed confidence and excitement about life is palpable. If this strikes a chord with you, then join us and experience the Skyros magic for yourself...

'The holiday you can take home with you' . . .

 The Times Literary Supplement - Hugo Williams, Poet



Who goes to Skyros?

Skyros attracts mostly solo holidaymakers from all over the world. Although all ages are represented, from 5 to 85, approximately 70 per cent of all participants are aged 40 – 60. During school holidays families are also part of the mix.


A huge majority – over 80 per cent – report that the Skyros holiday experience had a lasting positive effect on their lives. Nearly a third come back again and again – even after they have said that Skyros was the 'holiday of a lifetime'.

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