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Hotel Golden Star

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Santorini Island, Fira 84700, Greece
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Ranked #48 of 76 Hotels in Fira
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

So we pre booked this hotel and advise of friends that they enjoyed it last time. Not sure why ... It was horrific. We got there and no one was there to great us at reception. We searched everywhere and couldn't find staff. So we waited 2 hours for a cleaner to ask what was happening, and then she checked... More

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Seattle, Washington
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived at the airport without a decent hotel reservation (we did have a reservation, but read some online reviews that scared us away from the place), so we wanted to check our options when we arrived. The husband who apparently "works" the airport looking for guests came right over and started telling us how great his hotel was. Our... More

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London, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel had arranged somebody to pick my friend and I up from the airport free of charge. Upon arrival at the airport we had a pleasant welcome and were shown to our room. The room itself is pretty basic but had all the essentials eg wifi and air con. The room was fairly small with only a small walkway... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

I was worried about staying at this hotel because it was very cheap compared to others in the same area. We didn't organise to be picked up from the port so when we arrived we payed 20euros for a company to take us to the hotel. The golden star owner heard two of his guests had paid for a transfer... More

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47 reviews 47 reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

My family and I spent 5 nights at this hotel and were totally satisfied. It is a five minute walk to Fira's center and crater views. The hotel has a very large pool. It is family run and very clean. Katherina and her mother were very polite and accommodating with us. The father picked us up from the port and... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Me and a friend stayed here in June 2014. This was the last island on our 4 island trip and paid similar prices for every other hotel we stayed in. We booked a triple room thinking it would be bigger. It wasnt. They just crammed a 3rd bed into the room. There was no spaces between the bed. And hardly... More

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44 reviews 44 reviews
3 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

On arrival at Santorini airport we were met by a member of hotel staff that was waiting to transfer us to the hotel for free. This had not been discussed with us and was a brilliant surprise. Within a very short space of time we were in our room (14). Katerina showed us there and on entering the room i... More

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Dublin, Ireland
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Firstly, I want to say that I understand that this place is not expensive, so I don't think my expectations were too high. However after being promised a pick up from the port, nobody arrived until we contacted them and about an hour and a half after our boat arrived we were picked up, with no apology. Overall the staff... More

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Stratford upon-Avon
2 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

There was a group of around 8 of us that occupied several rooms at the Golden star for a week this month (for a Wedding) and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. We notified the hotel 3 days before our arrival to double check if it was possible to get the free transfer from the airport, which we did! Katherine greeted us and... More

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Hong Kong, China
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

We booked for a 2-night stay 2 months in advance. However, when we arrived at the hotel via the free ferry transfer we were unpleasantly surprised to be hustled off to Hotel Solaris down the street without any explanation from Katherine except that "you will stay at Golden Star tomorrow night". It turns out that Golden Star was fully occupied... More

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Address: Santorini Island, Fira 84700, Greece
Location: Greece > Cyclades > Santorini > Fira
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Golden Star 2*
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Hotel Golden Star Santorini/Fira

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