An island infused with energy, Ios

The legendary Ios nightlife

The legendary Ios nightlife offers a great variety of choices, from the lively port to the pulsating heart of Chora there are many options of entertainment to choose from. As the sun begins to set over the startling Aegean, families and elderly guests fill up the central square of the town as they lounge with their coffees, pancakes and ice-creams enjoying the summer breeze.

The night falls, the lights come on and the younger crowds slowly approach from the beaches or hotels, they gather up in the lively centre and that’s when the nightlife action kicks off. Guests have the choice to either chill at a seaside café or restaurant while relishing mouth-watering local specialties, attend one of the lively beach parties or set off for a bar stroll at the several marvellous bars and clubs of Chora.

Guest DJs, thematic parties and exclusive events are hosted throughout the island offering travellers a one of a kind experience of entertainment. So, either for exciting summer holidays or calm winter escapes life in Ios never ceases to amuse visitors.

The Marvellous Ios Beaches

Ios beaches are rightfully regarded as some of the best beaches in the insular complex of the Cyclades in Greece as well as in all of the Mediterranean.

From the picturesque Yialos beach to the famous Mylopotas beach, Koumbara and Ag. Theodoti, there is a choice for all preferences, other quiet and secluded, other fully serviced with umbrellas, bars and water sports, all beaches of Ios island are definitely worth visiting.

The crystalline emerald waters, the long stretches of white sand and gracious natural surroundings are beyond comparison making Ios a number-one choice for sun drenched summer holidays and Acteon hotel in Ios the perfect base to explore this majestic island of the Aegean.

Charming Hotel for All Year Round Holidays

Acteon Hotel is open all year round offering guests a great accommodation choice for their summer or winter escapes. Its close proximity to the picturesque port of Yialos allows guests to easily arrange their transfers around the island with a bus or taxi, set off for island excursions, sightseeing expeditions and discover the renowned Ios nightlife in the most convenient of ways.

Delicious dishes, cocktails and smashing parties are some of the things guests will enjoy throughout the year. Travelers that are fond of the summer can benefit from the hotel’s prominent location set only 5 minutes away from the sandy beach of Yialos, enjoy an invigorating swim, partake in water sports activities or savor refreshing cocktails and delicious dishes at the nearby cafes and restaurants.

The famous beach of Mylopotas, located just outside of Chora also gives travelers the opportunity to bask in the sun and enjoy the lively island lifestyle.

Exciting things to do in Ios

There are several exciting things to do in Ios for all tastes and preferences. Families are welcome to explore the island’s gorgeous beaches starting from Yialos beach right by the charming Acteon hotel in Ios, the famous beach of Maganari as well as Mylopotas and Koumbara, set off for sightseeing excursions, visit some of the famous island attractions such as Homer’s tomb in Plakotos, the ancient town, the ruins of the medieval castle, the archaeological museum as well as the museums of traditional and modern Art Jean Marie Drot.

The more active travellers can partake in numerous fun and enjoyable activities such as water sports, trekking and hiking adventures while enjoying the marvellous temperate weather.

The island’s mystifying energy embraces guests with a passionate aura and invites couples to rekindle romance in a calm and tranquil environment. Visitors can embark on island day trips on a boat and discover the startling remote beaches and coves. The younger crowds are welcome to breathe in the island’s vibrant party atmosphere and stroll around the effervescent Chora where some of the most renowned cafes, restaurants and bars of the island are situated.


Conveniently set by Yialos beach,
this affordable accommodation in Ios 
provides a relaxing all year round escape
for travelers in search of quality lodging
near the port. 

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Ios, Cyclades, 84001 Greece
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