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2.0 of 5 Specialty Hotel   |   Lourdata, Lourdas 28083, Greece
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Ranked #17 of 21 Specialty Lodging in Lourdas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Well...the worst rooms ( and we are used to the greek hotel standards)...poor breakfast... and on top of all they actually moved our belongings to another room while we were on the beach without asking us.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

This was our 3rd visit to lourdas but the first to this hotel. Check in was quick and straight forward and we were greeted with very friendly staff. We agree with some reviews that the rooms are a bit tired but they are cleaned every day, clean towels and bedding 3 times a week so what more do you want... More

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

This is situated near the bottom end of Lourdas, close very short walk to beach, Lourdas is a downhill village resort, split into 3 areas. This is old hotel but very clean and nice swimming pool There is a pool bar/evening and day. Staff friendly. Not far from here is the Dionysos resturant and then also resturants on the beach.... More

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
18 reviews 18 reviews
11 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013

My husband and I just spent a lovely week at the Lara. Very basic accommodation but extremely clean and the staff there are wonderful. Probably one of the best locations for the beach, though still a short steep incline from the beach. Take your own travel kettle and cafetiere, etc as no tea/coffee making facilities in room. Breakfast was more... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013

Rooms are more suitable for a youth hostil than a hotel. Terrible breakfast,, although the taverna across the street is great. The owner of the hotel is rediculously rude and lacking in social skills. Not recommended . Much better places close by.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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60 reviews 60 reviews
11 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

Lourdas is a lovely place to spend a holiday in. Exceptional beach with good restaurants along the main road. Great food. Walk from Hotel Lara to the beach takes about 20 minutes depending upon pace of walk. Well worth the effort. Breakfasts at Hotel were good. Rooms a little on the basic side and bed not very comfortable but holiday... More

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Sibiu, Romania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

I just came from hotel Lara, where I stayed with my boyfriend for 1 week. The hotel is very nice, it is clean. It offers you FREE wifi, pool, airconditioner, fridge, parking zone, TV. The stuff is very very friendly and it helps you whenever you need help. The food is very tasty and varied. The beach is 300-400m far... More

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Reading, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

I can't understand the comments about unfriendly staff as everyone was very welcoming and very friendly for the whole week. The hotel room was a reasonable size and very clean - cleaned every day except Sunday. Linen and towels were good quality. The only downside was that the shower was very small which means the floor gets flooded, but it... More

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Stoney Stanton, United Kingdom
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68 reviews 68 reviews
14 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

We stayed at this hotel for a week in June. On arrival it doesn't look very fancy but once inside the hotel is clean and the management and staff are extremely friendly and helpful. The room was a basic double but it did have a lovely balcony and air conditioning. The room only had a shower which was not very... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013 via mobile

Stayed there last July, room clean, good view, basic but good value. Breakfast of a good standard but repetitive after 10 days, pool good, bar good and also good staff. We hired a car and explored and found good restaurants near by, (the one over the road is good), all in all a good basic hotel. I will be going... More

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Address: Lourdata, Lourdas 28083, Greece
Location: Greece > Ionian Islands > Cephalonia > Lourdas
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Lara 2*
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