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Captains House Hotel

2.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Main Street, Skala 28082, Greece
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Ranked #3 of 8 Skala B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014
EmmaandJulia Preston, United Kingdom
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Preston, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

We can't rate this hotel highly enough. Everything about our stay was exactly what we'd hoped it would be - in fact it exceeded our expectations! From the moment we arrived we received a lovely welcome. Staff were friendly and went out of their way to be attentive to our needs. The hotel itself was clean. We were concerned before... More 

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Torquay, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

My partner and I had already had our "main" holiday back to Kefalonia in June when we stayed at the Porto Skala Village Hotel. However, as work had been particularly stressful during the summer we decided to go back to our home, Kefalonia, again in September. We had a look round, as you do, and found the Captains House Hotel... More 

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Leigh-on Sea, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

Have just returned from skala and stayed at the captains house. It's all about the location, only 50 metres from the beach. Yes there are many hotels in skala but if you want old fashioned Greek charm on a bed and breakfast basis then you could not ask for more. There is no pool, but if like myself you prefer... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

I have just returned from a week staying at the Captains House Hotel, Skala. I thought I would write a review as found some of the ones I read on here to be untrue. The staff on our arrival were extremely friendly and helped take our cases to the room. We were in room 44 which we had been warned... More 

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Haywards Heath, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Me and our girlfriend have just returned from skala, hotel has a great location beach is 50 meters away where your also find a taxi rank, the main street the next road along few minutes walk away from loads of bars and restaurants where they all have free wifi, prices are arounf 2 euros for a coke wherever you go,... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

The Captains Hotel is quite simply, the best place to stay in Skala. Lovely, simple rooms, right by the beach and run by the loveliest family ever. They also have the best bar in Skala - The Captain's Bar, right across the road, where you can drink and chat the night away. We had an amazing week there, and cannot... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

We booked this hotel based on the positive reviews which probably has contributed to our disappointment. While Skala and the island themselves have much to offer the hotel is only ok. Lots can be improved by little means. We had little interaction with the personnel as we ourselves planned our daily outings and trips. On arrival information offered was sparse... More 

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Chepstow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

We had an absolutely fantastic time staying at The Captain's House Hotel! All of the staff were so friendly and nothing was too much trouble for them. Our room was at the front of the hotel, with two balconies; one overlooking Captain's Bar & the other with a sea view. We never had any problems with noise from the bar,... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

This was our first time staying at this hotel, ( we have used their bar on previous visits). All the staff are so friendly, when ever you saw them they all had a big smile and wanted to make sure that everything was ok, and it was everything was perfect, from the breakfast to the evening cocktails. Our bedroom was... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Lovely friendly staff. The location was perfect the next street away for restaurants and bars in Skala. 2 mins to beach walking only thing no pool but on main road 2 mins away hotels you can use pools and facilities so no problems. Best located hotel for small b &b In Skala!!!Rooms cleaned daily and new sheets and towels changed... More 

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Address: Main Street, Skala 28082, Greece
Location: Greece > Ionian Islands > Cephalonia > Skala
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Captains House Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 28
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Captains Hotel Cephalonia

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