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Elpida Hotel

3.0 of 5 Specialty Hotel   |   Alykanas 29100, Greece
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Certificate of Excellence 2013
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013
Jon D Newport, United Kingdom
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Newport, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

Our honeymoon hotel. Our first visit to Zante. A family run hotel. Very pleasant people. Good advice given on the various trips that were available. Good breakfasts! Average accommodation. Lovely pool. Good shop combined with hotel and run by the hotel family members.

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Bexhill-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2013

Late August 2013, for the first time in years I fancied a trip away without my children (who went on their own holidays with their respective friends). I chose Alykanas as I have a friend who was working there. When I arrived at 7.30am I was met by Denis who apologised that my room was not ready yet and gave... More

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East Riding of Yorkshire
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10 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

Dont know where the most recent reviewers were staying but i certainly would not give the Elpida a 5 or even a 4 rating. We stayed for 7 days. We chose to pay for Air-conditioning, and were shocked to discover that the cost was 50 euro. It was a hot week so we paid up but the air-con unit had... More

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Broadstairs, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

Finally got around to saying thanks to Spiros and his lovely family, for yet another great stay at the hotel, 17 days this time. If you’re looking for a good base to stay in Zante, the Elpida in Alykanas is the place for you. The rooms are always clean and tidy, with hot showers. The bar is great with a... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

We returned yesterday from our 1 week stay at the Elpida. It was our first overseas holiday since having our now 16mth old son and my mother & her partner also came with us. We had a lovely relaxing week and were very happy with our accommodation. Whilst the rooms are basic they are well furnished, clean and comfortable. We... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013 via mobile

Ignore any bad reviews about this hotel. Rooms are basic but very very clean. The shower is amusing, you have to hold it while you shower but anyone who has been to Greece before should expect this. Take toilet roll and soap with you. The pool area is lovely, loads of sunbeds and parasols, the pool bar is fantastic! Spiros... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

our second time staying at elpida, enjoyed it even more this year.:) spiros an family are lovely friendly people cant wait to return again next year. couldnt fault anything excellent food, rooms are cleaned regular, change of towels, poolside spacious plenty of sunbeds. local shops and restaurants walking distance. beach only 15 minute walk an worth it, where u can... More

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Nuneaton, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

Pictures on website been taken 20 years ago. When i arrived i could not believe my eyes. My wasn't ready at 15:00. They open a room and cleaning lady was cleaning in front of me. Towels been changed every 4 day. No TV. No WIFI in rooms. Air conditioner was in but you need to pay extra for remote, and... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

I have been comming here for at least 16 years, and as always had the most wonderful time (August 2013). The incredible family who run the Elpida, treat everyone with the greatest of respect, friendliness, care and will help in ANY way they can. This is the most friendly, relaxing place to stay. You always meet lovely people staying at... More

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Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

We love Greece and have stayed in many Greek resorts and I have to say that this one has everything we needed. There was always somewhere to walk to! We would get up each morning eat our cornflakes, spend an hour by the pool until beer o'clock and then walk the long way to the beach ( 20 mins), past... More

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Additional Information about Elpida Hotel

Also Known As:
Elpida Hotel Zakynthos/Alykanas
Address: Alykanas 29100, Greece
Location: Greece > Ionian Islands > Zakynthos > Alykanas
Amenities:
Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #3 of 11 Specialty lodging in Alykanas
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Elpida Hotel 3*
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