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3.5 of 5 Guest house   |   Katelios | Kefalonia, Katelios 28086, Greece
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Ranked #1 of 7 Katelios B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014
Helen A Beverley, United Kingdom
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

More than a hotel. Marilena lent us an umbrella when it looked like rain, offered us advise about where to go when we were going out for the day. Beautiful rooms, tea and coffee, sunloungers and table and chairs on our private patio, everything worked perfectly, enough sunloungers for all the guests by the pool but never saw anybody else... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

What a peaceful lovely place! 12 days surrounded by peace, beauty, olive trees, smiles and kindness. Thank you Marilena for your friendliness, for your tips and advice and for having been so lovely! Thank you Maria for having taken care of us every single morning and for having made us lovely breakfasts. Thank you Stella for your lovely smiles and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Superlatives are very over-used nowadays but I can't find enough to describe our stay at the Olivemare. This very small eco-friendly hotel is just gorgeous with beautifully decorated rooms and communal areas. The staff are wonderful; friendly and helpful with no indication that anything is too much trouble for them. The food was lovely; especially the buffet breakfast. The surrounding... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 via mobile

Olivemare is certainly a triumph in every sense, and a true credit to Marilena and her impeccably mannered team. Special mention must be given to Maria who will cater for your every culinary desire. A true gem. Breakfast is certainly not to be missed. The rooms are beautifully appointed with a minimalist feel and spotlessly clean. The pool is also... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

We spent a week at Olivemare for our honeymoon and I am so glad we did! Olivemare is the most amazing and relaxing place we have ever been to. I wouldn't be able to even call it a hotel as it is MUCH more than that. It felt like we had a private villa for the week. The house is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014 via mobile

This is the perfect place to stay for a relaxing, quiet holiday - there is a zen-like atmosphere here. We did not feel we were staying in a hotel, it felt more like a private home. We loved everything about it and will return if we visit Katelios.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

We enjoyed our stay once we found the hotel. The notices were missing on the road side - perhaps they take them down when the hotel is full. We found this a most relaxing place to stay. It is situated conveniently for easy access to the restaurants and beach of Katelios yet far enough away to be quiet - certainly... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

We stayed at the Olivemare in September and had a wonderful and very relaxing time.This small hotel is run to perfection by the owner Marilena and her staff Maria and vicky.From the moment we arrived Marilena went out of her way to make us both feel welcome and was very helpful in answering any questions we had about local restaurants... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013

We cannot speak highly enough of this gorgeous hotel and its fantastic staff and owner. The hotel is simplistic chic at its finest. Beautifully decorated with a great pool and garden. The hotel only has 5 rooms which means that most of the time you feel like you have it to yourself. Each room has its own private terrace with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

We stayed at Olivemare recently and had a great time. The hotel is petite and stylish with a contemporary Greek feel - think clean white-washed walls and minimalist decoration. It's surrounded by a beautifully maintained olive grove with parking available to guests and is a short walk from Katelios beach. Katelios itself is relatively small and has a selection of... More 

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Address: Katelios | Kefalonia, Katelios 28086, Greece
Location: Greece > Ionian Islands > Cephalonia > Katelios
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Olivemare 3.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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