Tinos is a Greek island known best to Orthodox and Roman Catholic pilgrims. What many tourists don’t know about this treasure of Greece are the 40 traditional villages and beautiful beaches. Home to the Sanctuary of Poseidon and several museums, Tinos has many fine accommodations.
When looking for tinos accommodation, there are over 20 hotels to choose from on the island and all are very affordable. The accommodations are concentrated on the southern end of the island. The most popular place to stay is Vega Apartments in Tinos Town. The hotel scores high by reviewers in every aspect. The service, food, design, and views are top notch. A very close second favorite of tourists is the Porto Raphael Hotel. The secluded location on the beach is a nice respite.
If you want to stay a little further in town, you can’t beat the Vincenzo Family Hotel. The friendly staff will make you feel at home. Back near the water, you can’t miss with the Agali Bay Hotel. The center of Tinos is only a 10 minute walk away! The Akti Aegeou is located on the Beach of Laouti and an excellent choice for a family beach vacation.
The best value hotel is the Poseidonio Hotel with a stunning viewe of the harbor. For a romantic getaway, traveler preferences in order of popularity were: Vega Apartments, Anthia Hotel, Porto Raphael Hotel, Agali Bay Hotel, and the Tinion Hotel. The three best beach hotels are the Porto Raphael Hotel, Akti Aegeou, and Poseidonio Hotel.
It is difficult not to have a good time in a Mediterranean island paradise where the sun always shines. There is much to do. If you want to take up diving, head over to the Paesino Diving Center. The general perception of Tinos is the people are friendly, the food good and healthy, and there is plenty to stimulate the mind, body, and soul.