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Katavothres

Address: Via del Faro di San Teodoro, Greece
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Ranked #33 of 52 Attractions in Cephalonia
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Sights & Landmarks
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
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Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Sights & Landmarks
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour

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London, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
11 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

It is a stop before the Lighthouse, well maintained, nice picture spot with palm trees and it is good to know that the seawater disappears here and reappears in the Melissani lake, but nor much else to it. A night club is there but was closed as it was end season.

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Athens
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14 reviews 14 reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Very nice view for relaxing to drink coffee or a cocktail!View the sunset and have a relaxing drink at night!

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London, United Kingdom
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125 reviews 125 reviews
87 attraction reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Looked like it was deserted and had just been left. No one was around at all but one of the previous reviewers said he had drinks there so maybe i was wrong. Not much to see just a wooden wheel and knowing the water there would end up at the other side of the island.

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essex England
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50 reviews 50 reviews
13 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Unusual place easily missed, but well worth a stop, if only to have look at the way the architects have built what appears to be a nightclub, but I understand is a restaurant. There are no opening times, but I was told it to be a popular place for Sunday lunch, and I imagine wedding receptions. At least you can... More 

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London
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38 reviews 38 reviews
7 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

I went here for my birthday and despite being in the middle of the biggest storm they'd had for 10 years I would highly recommend Katavothres. The location we fabulous and it was the hippest place we found on the island. The food was great, the service even better (maybe because it wasn't that busy?) and I can imagine on... More 

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Burscough, United Kingdom
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116 reviews 116 reviews
72 attraction reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

We decided to take the 'scenic' route back after a day in Argostoli and stopped off here to see the interesting geological feature where the sea enters a sink hole; it 'reappears' at Melissani cave on the opposite side of the island. It isn't very well sign posted and there isn't much to see apart from a rather picturesque waterwheel.... More 

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Elliniko, Greece
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34 reviews 34 reviews
5 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

Quite expensive, if you go and eat there. The food is okay, I would not rave about the culinary experience, and definitely very expensive. For coffee, or a drink its very nice. The views are stunning. You should visit it, purely because of the views, and the settings, but be warned its expensive.

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Shrewsbury, Shropshire
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37 reviews 37 reviews
19 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

Visit the water mill. Visitor centre is closed and the attraction is not signposted from the road. The water mill itself (where water from the sea 'disappears' - it ends up at Melissini Lake) hardly moves as it is gated off from the sea.

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

Lovely walk through the pine forest and wish I could have completed the walk of the Lighthouse. Even when the heavens opened it was well worth the visit.

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Athens, Greece
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

Very nice plates, excellent service and interior decoration, in a beautifull place just above the sea.Sunsets are great there and after midnight it becomes the hottest club of the island which usually invites famous DJ's every Staurday! A place you must visit!

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