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Ionian Emerald Resort

#2 of 5 Hotels in Sami
Certificate of Excellence
Karavomilos | Sami, Sami 28080, Greece
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We are currently on our second to last night here at Ionian Emerald and are travelling as a young couple. The hotel is very clean, staff are very friendly - especially the waiter by the pool he is always hard at work and happy to help in any way. Our room has been fine and the maids do an excellent... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Have just returned from the Ionian Emerald resort. We found everything to be as advertised. The staff were always cheerful, friendly and helpful. The room was good, clean and fresh with a great view over the pool and out to sea. Breakfast was varied and there always seemed to be plenty. We only had bed and breakfast as we like... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Arrived back from Ionian Emerald on 29th after a great 2 weeks even the thunderstorm didn't spoil that Saturday found rooms excellent had problem with shower leaking but was fixed same day as reported Staff very good and friendly Probably best holiday hotel we have stayed in no problem with sunbeds Our opinion definitely 5 star holiday hotel Food in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here for the third time since June 2015 - we are never disappointed!! Lovely clean hotel and amazing staff! The pool is beautifully clean (just a little gripe about the lack of mattresses but I heard they are on order). Nothing is too much trouble - staff always cheerful, friendly and helpful. We are returning for our 4th... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are here just now and we normally would not submit reviews until we get home. The hotel is modern and lovely. The location for us is perfect we can easily walk to places to eat, explore or just get some exercise. The rooms staff and facilities in the hotel are excellent. The food is very good, you may prefer... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Having booked here because tesoro was full i read the reviews and worried. Aside from having a shower that floods the bathroom- actually a simple case of the wrong shower head fitted. Food was excellent not the standard buffet but real menus and service. Staff friendly and helpful. Pool area was nice and relaxed: not once have we had to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I have just returned from a super relaxing holiday in the Ionion Emerald Resort. We can not fault the facilities, the hard working staff and of course the setting and position of the resort. Easy to walk to the near by Sami where there are endless restaurants and cafes. We had a great cruise on the boat... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was in no way a 5 star hotel. Breakfast was awful, wine was from small plastic bottles, a long way from the disappointing town of Sami. When the shower was used the bathroom flooded. The hotel was not finished in certain areas. The staff were nice. We went to a 4 star hotel in Fiscardo the week before and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I booked this hotel because of the rating given by Thomson Holidays and unfortunately it was not alacarte. The bedrooms need sound proofing. We heard every turn on of taps, flushing toilets ect. The people next door smoked and kept us awake every night coughing. We could not even have a drink on the balcony because of the smoke. Should... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Laundry Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ionian Emerald Hotel is a beautiful hotel in Karavomylos Sami in Kefalonia, offering a high standard of hospitality, in an environment where warmth and fine taste surround the guest from the moment they enter the hotel. This luxurious 5 star hotel in Kefalonia has panoramic views of the sea and the port of Sami. The exemplary service of Ionian Emerald Hotel & Resort will offer you moments, with exclusive amenities and facilities. The luxurious accommodation, with views over the Ionian Sea, the direct access to Agia Eythimia, lake Melissani, cave Drogkarati and other beautiful beaches, make it the ideal combination for magnificent holidays. Ionian Emerald Hotel & Resort is the ideal choice for a luxurious stay, whether you're on the island for business or pleasure. With its impeccable services and facilities, in this family-run hotel you will experience the ultimate relaxation and tranquility. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ionian Emerald Resort

Address: Karavomilos | Sami, Sami 28080, Greece
Location: Greece > Ionian Islands > Cephalonia > Sami
Price Range: $192 - $378 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Ionian Emerald Resort 5*
Number of rooms: 38
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