The Best Hostels in Parikia on Paros
Paros is a Greek island in the Aegean Sea best known for its beaches and traditional villages. Parikia, the bayside capital, is a boating and transportation hub for the Cyclades region. It's also home to the Panagia Ekatontapiliani, a landmark Byzantine church from the 4th century A.D. The north coast's Kolimbithres is a beach where naturally sculpted rocks form swimming coves. Paros rests nonchalantly in the shadows of the limelight. Long tagged as primarily a ferry hub, its stylish capital, fashionable resort towns and sweet rural villages are all the more charming for their relative lack of crowds and tourists. For holidaymakers looking for Mykonos without the hype and price tag, this might be the spot. But word is spreading. There's plenty to do, with good walks, plus excellent windsurfing, kite-surfing and diving. Geologically speaking, Paros has long been a Greek star; white marble drawn from the island's interior made the island prosperous from the Early Cycladic period onwards. Most famously, the Venus de Milo was carved from Parian marble, as was Napoleon's tomb. With all of these fabulous attributes, Paros is a great place to visit, and, luckily, there are some great, budget-friendly accommodations to use as a base for exploring.
How much do hostels in Paros cost?
|Average Dorm Price
$18 ($16 to $20)
|Average Double Private Room Price (in a hostel)
$30 ($11 to $51)
A social and fun hostel in a great location
Dorm Bed: $15.68
Paros backpackers is a new budget place with private and dorm rooms in the "downtown" area of Parikia, the capital of Paros island. They offer guests for free: Wi-Fi , a kitchen for meal prep, swimming pool, internet corner and printer, daily cleaning service in private and dorm rooms, and 24 hours hot water. All rooms have a balcony, private bathroom, TV, fridge, and air-conditioning. All rooms are cleaned daily, new towels are provided every second day, and new sheets are provided every third day. Reception is open for information 9:00 am to 12:00 am, but check in can be 24 hours with contact ahead of time. There is no curfew and parking, towels and linens are included with your stay.
Paroikia Paros ,
A comfortable place in a central location
The Hostel Festos offers clean, cozy, simple en-suite rooms on a quiet street with a cute little courtyard to enjoy breakfast. The property is located just 150 meters from the port. The hostel is run by a friendly staff, who can give you invaluable information about what to see and do and if you are lucky you can hitch a ride on day trips around the island. Laundry and luggage storage services are also available within the building. Shops, 2 supermarkets, restaurants, the post office, bus stop, port and beach are all within walking distance from Festos. They will also arrange ship port or airport transportation upon request. Popular attractions close to the property include the Church of Ekatontapliani, which is approx. 1,600 years old, the Archaeological Museum, the Venetian 'Kastro' in the old quarter, and the highest point of Parikia from the 13th century. The beach is very close. Breakfast, linens, and towels are free with your stay.
Opposite Ekatontapiliani Church ,
Near the beach, a fun hostel for budget travelers
Dorm Bed: $13.00
At Jimmi Hostel you will find low priced accommodation and value for your money. The facility offers a/c, free wi-fi, full bath, and kitchenettes in every room, and daily maid service. Jimmi Hostel is conveniently located in the town of Parikia, only 50 m. from the sandy Livadia beach. It is suitable for large groups with a large common area for relaxing and getting to know other guests. There is also a BBQ area and rooftop patio with breathtaking sea view. Self-catering facilities are available for preparing your own meals. The helpful friendly staff welcome guest with a free map of Paros and information about Paros. Breakfast is available for a small additional fee. Towels, linens, and parking are free with your stay and bicycles are available for hire.
Parikia Paros ,
A cozy hostel near the beach
The Summer Inn Parikia on the Cycladic island of Paros offers beautiful, clean and low-priced accommodation for the young at heart. The accommodation is available in different room types depending on what you are looking for. Here international friendships can be made in a picturesque cozy atmosphere. With a stay at Summer Inn Parikia in Paros, you'll be minutes from Livadia Beach and close to Paros Archaeological Museum. This guesthouse is within close proximity of Church of One Hundred Gates and Ekatontapyliani Church, and only 500m from the main port and the picturesque old town. Make yourself at home in one of the 7 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators. Rooms have private furnished balconies or patios. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms have showers and hair dryers. Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services and a 24-hour front desk. Free self-parking is available onsite. Continental breakfast is available daily for a fee. Linens and towels are free with your stay and bicycles are available for hire.
P.O.Box 23065 Paros ,
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