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Hotel Hippocampus

#17 of 75 Hotels in Kamari
Certificate of Excellence
Kamari 84700, Greece
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 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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Wirral, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We have just returned from a lovely week in Santorini, we stayed at Kamari Beach. My other half booked the hotel,and boy did he find a little gem in the Hotel Hippocampus!! Small but perfectly formed and recently refurbished family run B & B has everything you need and is perfectly located. 1 minute from the bus stop and Square... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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66 reviews 66 reviews
14 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here last year for my sister in laws wedding in June. Lovely feel to the place, homely friendly and willing to do anything for you. They made a fuss of our son as he was the only child in the wedding party and really made us all feel welcome. It's in a great location, just up from the seafront,... More 

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Lichfield, United Kingdom
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42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

The Hotel is very clean and well kept in a good position near the town centre . I feel this Hotel is expensive compared to others in Kamari , that said We would return . The biggest let down was the breakfast which was a great disappointment , very much a simple continental breakfast . The milk wasn't even fresh... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

After much research trying to figure out whether to stay in Fira, Oia or in a beach town, we decided to stay in the beach town of Kamari for a week. And we loved it there. Hotel Hippocampus was a half block to the beach and was close to plenty of bars, restaurants and small grocery stores. After walking the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

I have a bit of a problem with too many stairs. Santorini in general has many stairs. The Hippocampus Hotel is located a small community known as Kamari. The hotel is about 100 feet from the beach - all level. There was a ramp to our 1st floor room. Everthing very clean. Gorgeous pool. No great view of ocean but... More 

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Doha, Qatar
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39 hotel reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014 via mobile

we only stayed there for one night as we had an early flight to catch the next morning. They were shutting down the next day for the off-season so we had the whole place for ourselves. It is a very nice family-run hotel, great owners, mam and "she's the boss" son. Our family room was very spacy, spotless clean, nice... More 

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Wales, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 via mobile

We got married in Santorini and booked all our family guests and ourselves into the Hippocampus and we can't praise it enough! After a week there, my wife and I stopped in the North of the island for three days for our honeymoon, and although we had stunning views of the caldera and our own private hot tub, we missed... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

We enjoyed our stay at the Hippocampus so much there was tears on the day we had to come home. The place is fairly simple but modern and very clean. It is family owned and run, and what a lovely family. They have not tried to cram as many rooms onto the site as possible which means there is a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 via mobile

We went to Santorini as part of a wedding party, a few of our friends were staying in much more expensive spar hotels. But I have to say, surprisingly, the hippocampus was much nicer. So for the money it's certainly the best. The entire hotel is kept so well, the rooms were always clean and look freshly decorated. The pool... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

My partner and I stayed here for a week, as well as 12 other family and friends that same week, as my sister was getting married on the island. The hotel is a lovely family run business, Artemis and all the staff are so friendly, and nothing seemed too much trouble. The bedrooms are spacious and cleaned daily, breakfast was... More 

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