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“Great value for money” 4 of 5 stars
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Poseidon Beach Hotel
3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Kamari 84700, Greece   |  
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Ranked #51 of 75 Hotels in Kamari
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“Great value for money”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2007

We stayed at the poseidon in mid June 2007 and although the rooms were not luxurious and possibly could have done with a bit of modernisation they were great value for money. They were very reasonably priced considering the air con was free and the location was fantastic. We easily got sunbeds by the pool everyday and it was only a 30 second walk to the sea. The Kamari strip was packed full of excellent restaurants. One end of the strip does have louder aircraft noise but there aren't many flights a day. The poseidon Hotel was at the quiet end of the strip. The best thing about Santorini is the people, everyone is friendly, especially the staff at the poseidon restaurant.
If you go to poseidon don't expect luxury but do expect a great holiday in a superb location.

  • Liked — location
  • Disliked — rooms needed updating
  • Stayed June 2007, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Check in / front desk
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2006

Having arrived in Crete two days earlier, on my first backpacking holiday to Greece, my partner and I arrived in Santorini late in the evening via ferry. After a quick 10 minute taxi ride, I was not overwhelmed, but not disappointed either, once I'd arrived at the Hotel. After arriving at around 11.30 pm, we were provided with a lovely positioned room, but found that it hadn't been cleaned, which I promptly informed the staff member, who quickly showed us to another room and apologised for the mix up. The room we did get was very clean and on a quiet side of the building (away from the main street), which was great. The tv reception wasn't too good, but we were hardly in the room anyway and didn't understand Greek, so it really wasn't an issue. The breakfast, which was included in our deal, wasn't grand, but sufficient. It consisted of fresh thick bread, jam and honey, greek yoghurt, orange juice, coffee and tea - it, at the very least, got my partner and I through to lunch time. The hotel restaurant also offered a 10% meal discount to residents of the hotel if you dined at their restaurant for lunch or dinner. The hotel's location is great and is probably one of the only cheap hotels located on the main Kamari strip. It also overlooked the beach, which was only about 50 metres away. One reason why I was also pleased with this hotel was the understanding staff. The deal that I booked, through [--], was for two nights accommodation for the 30/09 and 01/10. Due to the ferry being cancelled on the 30/09, we didn't make it to the island until the 01/10. The owner graciously honoured our two nights allowing us to use the booking for the 01/10 and 02/10 instead. They didn't have to do this, but we were very grateful they did and, as a result, we did stay an additional night, which we paid them direct.

Overall, I can recommend this hotel - it's got a fab location, the room was cleaned daily, and the rate through travelrepublic.co.uk was great - £39.00 for two people for two nights with breakfast. I would definitely stay at this hotel again if on a budget.

  • Liked — Clean and great location
  • Disliked — TV didn't work properly and the place tended to echo inside - could be noisy.
  • Stayed October 2006, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Check in / front desk
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2006

it was clean, confortable, with home-made cakes at breakfast. directly on the promendae, near restaurants and shops.
a very good location!

  • Stayed September 2001
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Additional Information about Poseidon Beach Hotel

Address: Kamari 84700, Greece
Location: Greece > Cyclades > Santorini > Kamari
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#14 On the Beach Hotel in Kamari
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Poseidon Beach Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 34
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The hotel's friendly and cozy atmosphere, along with the unique surroundings and stunning scenery of the area,will hopefully provide the perfect setting for a satisfying stay..Located on the beachfront of Kamari village next to shops, restaurants and taverns offers quick access to all of sea-sports. Poseidon Beach Hotel has been renovated on 2012 to ensure you experience an unforgettable holiday. ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Kamari Poseidon Hotel
Poseidon Beach Hotel Santorini/Kamari

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