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Gatineau, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the cheapest option you can get, but honestly it is not worth it. If you want to be close to the beaches (black sand), I would recommend you to stay in Kamari instead of Perissa (cuter shops and restaurants). I stayed three nights in Thira and for nights there and I missed Thira so bad... This is where...

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Reviewed October 21, 2016

I absolutely adored this hostel. The hosts could not speak very much english, but they were so hospitable and kind. They picked us up/drove us to the ferry station, they offered us homemade wine and sat with us while we shared it, they dropped us off in Fira for a night out, and they made sure we had everything they...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed October 1, 2016

If you're looking for a cheap stay that isn't awful, look no further. I stayed here with some friends as we were traveling over the summer. The staff was nice and friendly and the rooms had all the basics. Plus, it's super close to the beach!

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 26, 2016

We had a fantastic stay at Katerina and John's hotel. John was very hospitable and kindly gave us a transfer to and from the airport. The rooms are clean, comfortable and we had a lovely balcony to relax on. It is a 5 minute walk from Perissa beach, which has the most beautiful sunrise in the morning! There is a...

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Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

We booked here for 3 nights but ended up booking 2 more after the first night. It's perfect for backpackers or people just looking for a cheap room. Awesome spot, right next to a bus stop and motorbike hire place so you don't need to walk anywhere. Restaurants and supermarket nearby. 2 minute walk to the beach. Wifi worked in...

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Penang Island, Malaysia
Reviewed August 28, 2016

Ok. Let's get this straight. This is a budget hotel where it provides basic necessity for travelers. If you pay so little money and expect a 5 star service, well... that's just not gonna work, right?Anyway, let me list down all the good things about this hotel first. -John (the owner) provides transfer services to and from the airport. (That...

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Reviewed July 27, 2016

The place was booked for only 10 Pounds per person. It has a swimming pool. When I entered, i saw the pool was slimy at the corners (which was cleaned later on) - so the pool is maintained (do not expect too much). The bathroom's lock was not working. The shower is not fixed on the wall - has to...

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West Lafayette, Indiana
Reviewed June 11, 2016

Only a 6 or 7 minute walk away from the black sand Perissa beach and the delicious Tranquilo Bar, and it's attached to a cheap place to rent mopeds or ATVs for only $25 for 48 hours. The hostel is pretty basic, it's decently clean, although not spotless. I didn't have any truly memorable interactions with the owners, as they...

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Skopje, Republic of Macedonia
Reviewed April 28, 2016

It was one of the most affordable places on the island. It was far from being luxurious but it was very decent. It is a little bit old, but it has everything a person needs. The downsides : Our room was a bit stuffy because there was only one small window, and since you had to come in through a...

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed March 28, 2016

This hotel is the best value for money in all of Santorini! John is so friendly and the rides to and from the airport alone is about 20 euros each way. You can't find a better deal anywhere! The family is so friendly and the pool is amazing! We swam in it every morning. The rooms were very simple but...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Katerina and John is located on the island of Santorini. We are in the heart of the beautiful town of Perissa and only a few meters away from the beach. Perissa is known worldwide for its black beaches and sunny days. Our hotel offers you an unforgetable vacation in a very clean and safe enviroment at an economical price. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Katerina and John's Hotel

Address: Emporeiou Perissas, Perissa 847 00, Greece
Location: Greece > South Aegean > Cyclades > Santorini > Perissa
Price Range: $19 - $61 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Katerina and John's Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 18
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Katerina And John's Hotel Santorini/Perissa
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Perissa
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“One room had a queen sized bed, other rooms had singles.”
 of 5 bubbles E2932CVsarahs, Oct 21, 2016 | Read review
“All seem fine”
 of 5 bubbles bnbn70478, Oct 1, 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are different. So check with the owner before confirming the booking”
 of 5 bubbles amitparsan, Jul 27, 2016 | Read review
“Maybe stay away from the pool if you want it to be quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles jessiebt, Oct 31, 2014 | Read review
“Speak to John and he will help you out.”
 of 5 bubbles ciploc, Sep 16, 2014 | Read review
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