The fifth largest of the Greek islands, Chios is located in the Eastern Aegean islands and is close to Turkey. A friendly and welcoming island, it is less popular than some of the more famous Geek islands holiday destination however it offers a more traditional experience. Although a little off the beaten track and not flooded by tourists, there is still a great range of Chios accommodation to choose from, many of which offer authentic Greek hospitality. Boasting an extensive maritime history, the island also belongs to a rich historical heritage. Perhaps most famous for its chewing gum (mastic) trees, the island also offers traditional villages, pretty towns and beautiful beaches and is the ideal holiday destination for those who simply want to relax and soak up the local culture.
Offering Greek hospitality at its best, Chios accommodation offers a charming, authentic holiday experience that is far less ‘touristy’ than other parks of Greece. Although not as popular as some of its Greek island counterparts when it comes to foreign tourists, those that do visit Chios enjoy its laidback nature and none of the crowds of the more popular islands. Despite the lack of crowds, there is still a great range of Chios accommodation to choose from including hotels, lodges and holiday resorts scattered throughout the island offering accommodation options to suit all budgets and travellers.