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Athina Beach Hotel

2.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   Karavomylos, Sami 28080, Greece
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Ranked #1 of 3 Sami B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014
Thorn58 London
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  • Location
    4.5 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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Fine little hotel in a great position looking over the sea. Use of the 5 star pool opposite a real bonus. Makis & fam cannot do enough for you & is a real entertainer & host had some memorable nights in his bar. Sami & village a delight c u in June Makis...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Really lovely location, the walk into Sami is a pleasant one, time to enjoy the beautiful island views. The family are so friendly and helpful, nothing was too much trouble for them. Clean rooms and areas. For what you pay you are getting a great service. The rooms are basic but do what they say on the tin. Enough room... More 

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Morpeth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

The best holiday we have ever had in Europe. Staff are friendly and attentive. Markis (forgive the spelling) is the best host we have ever encountered anywhere in the world, and we have travelled extensively. An amazing experience.

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Haslingden
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11 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We have just returned from a weeks stay at the Athina Beach. We had a wonderful time and met some really nice people at the bar in the evening. I have to confess this was our third visit to the Athina and maybe not the last :)

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

A great base for exploring the island and I think one that I will return to in the future. Just as you would expect, traditional Greek accommodation that is maintained by the family. Nothing is too much trouble for Makis who can arrange pretty much anything and everything, very informative about what to do and where to go if asked.... More 

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Twickenham
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

The hotel is located right next to Sami the third largest town on the island. The hotel service was exceptional and Makis and his family work around the clock to provide an excellent service and nothing is too much, Makis is a very friendly approachable and lovely man with a service you cannot fault, he makes you feel welcome from... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

We have just returned from a weeks holiday. A fabulous, beautiful location which I would recommend to any family wanting to travel to Kefalonia. Sami is an ideal spot - less touristy than Lassi and perfect for families. The Athina beach hotel is a lovely family run hotel with lots of character! Feels like a family run 2/3 star Greek... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We have just returned from a week at the Athina which exceeded our expectations. We had a choice of two rooms and had a large room with a large balcony overlooking the gardens and back of the hotel. The air con was fantastic and the rooms were kept very clean and serviced daily with clean towels provided. We had a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

What a delightful hotel! We stayed here for a week in July and it was great. makis is committed to ensuring that all his guests have a good holiday and although initially I thought our assigned room was small it was actually pefect. Very cool and also had air conditioning. Being able to use the facilities of the 5 Star... More 

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Suffiolk
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Just returned from a week at this great Hotel! Great value for money! free use of the fantastic pool next door with sunbeds a plenty at the 5 * Ionian Emerald and worth a visit to eat very nice! Delicious snacks at the pool bar. As others have mentioned Makis is a great guy very friendly,with a lovely family, nothing... More 

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Address: Karavomylos, Sami 28080, Greece
Location: Greece > Ionian Islands > Cephalonia > Sami
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Athina Beach Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 9
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