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Alkaios Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Eftalou Molyvos, Eftalou 81108, Greece
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Ranked #1 of 5 hotels in Eftalou
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Toronto
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

We stayed there at end of September 2013, for 8 days and we absolutely loved it. First of all, the location and the view the rooms get is spectacular. Molyvos is located on the north side of the Island and boasts a excavated and restored ancient fortress and a beautiful beach. The Town of Molyvos is beautifully lit at night... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

We had a great week here. The location is superb looking across the strait to Turkey, and the pools are excellent - it felt like a mini-aqualand but without the crowds! They have a decent shuttle bus into the local town which is a real delight - but we liked the tranquility of the location too The beach is small... More

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

Let's start with Molyvos (Mithyimna) - what a true gem on a greek island, totally unspoilt and showing visitors traditional greek styling. Sunsets we can only dream about, lovely friendly island people who genuinely want to make you feel welcome on their island. The Hotel The Alkaios is set on a hill approximately 2kms from Molyvos. A small, family owned... More

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Australia
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8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

What made this Hotel for us was its pools and the two kids play areas. Just fantastic. Do not come to this resort of you want a beach holiday...the beach is rocky both in and out. You would definitely need to wear beach shoes. Had two interconnecting rooms on the first floor with a lovely outlook of the pool area... More

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Prague, Czech Republic
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

Located just around 2kms from Mithimna with its spectacular sea bay and remarkable castle located above, the Alkaios Hotel is one of the biggest hotel facilities in this corner of Lesvos island. Hotel is located a bit remotely from Mithimna but easily accessible either by foot (20mins) or by car. However, you can also use a hotel shuttle going from/to... More

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Praha
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

Excellent hotel for families with children. The pools are fine but the "beach" is not the one where Di Caprio went. It is only an entry to the sea. The service is good but we did not have really the opportunity to check them in pressure. For sure are very friendly and helpless. Awful breakfast, which tries to look good,... More

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Istanbul, Turkey
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

Alkaios is a average hotel by the seaside but unfortunately they dont use this advantage. They have 3 big pools bbut nothing by the beach. Only few sunbeds and umbrereallas which looks very dirty. They didnt change my beddings for 4 days but they change towels if i put one on the floor. Breakfast is ok nothing great , fetta... More

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Hasle, Bornholm, Denmark
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

Eftalau, Molyvos. Hotel Alkaios. WOW. I ordered a vacation based on the travelagent saying that it was a nice place.... I read some of the reviews here on tripadvisor, and had my doubts. But those old reviews are old, and things are happening. When we arrived with the bus late evening sunday, we where well taken care of by the... More

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Belgrade, null, Serbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

We spent 11 days at this hotel, the all inclusive service. First of all, the staff is very friendly and ready to help whatever you need. Special praise to the hotel manager Tommy. The rooms are spacious, clean, with a terrace. We got a view of the parking lot with palm trees, and it was not as bad as some... More

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Market Drayton, United Kingdom
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2013

Having been to Greece for nearly 30 years ,last holiday was in Rhodes 2 years ago very disappointed as the real Greece had disappeared. THEN SUDDENLY I WENT TO ALKAIOS HOTEL ,and no io don't work for them went their first week in June and their are not enough words in the English Dictionary that can explain how wonderful our... More

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Additional Information about Alkaios Hotel

Also Known As:
Alkaios Hotel Eftalou, Lesbos, Greece
Address: Eftalou Molyvos, Eftalou 81108, Greece
Location: Greece > Northeast Aegean Islands > Lesbos > Eftalou
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 5 hotels in Eftalou
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Alkaios Hotel 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Hotel “Alkaios” one of the best hotels in the island of Lesvos, is situated 1,4 kilometres from the ancient village of Molyvos, 1,2 kilometres from the hot springs of Eftalou, and 4 kilometres from the harbour of Petra. It has its own private beach of about two hundred twenty metres long, six swimming-pools (two of those ideal for children), and twenty three square meters of surrounding area, with two playgrounds, two lounge areas, restaurant and bars. The upgraded services plus the superb location of the hotel, combined with a dramatic view of the Aegean Sea, qualifies it as the best choice for enjoying your vacations, vacations that you will never forget.Room descriptionAll rooms are equipped with anatomic beds with double layer mattresses (soft-hard), and have balconies that offer an amazing view of the Aegean sea, or of the garden. Furthermore, all rooms are equipped with all technological facilities such as: A/C, T.V., D.V.D., wirelless Internet Access, telephone, and doors with magnetic lock.All bathrooms are made of marble, with hidden lighting,and some of them are equipped with Jacuzzi bathtubs, or hydro-massage columns that will offer you moments of relaxation in your personal space. ... more   less 
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