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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
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Air conditioning
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Non-smoking rooms
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Full view
56Somewhat walkable
Grade: 56 out of 100
19Restaurantswithin 0.75 miles
2Attractionswithin 0.75 miles
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Friendly, relaxed hotel. cheap aircon, abit of a hill down to beach but only 8 mins to walk back up, with a supermarket on the way. helpful, friendly staff .Breakfast good and could sit outside to eat.taverna just across the road if you don't fancy a stroll
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Our stay on the 29th August to 6th September at the Lara Hotel, was a very pleasant one. A basic hotel but very friendly and clean. Our studio room was on the top floor facing the sea had a fantastic view of the bay. Beds were comfortable. Payment required for air
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Notes from our stay: The wifi didn’t work in our room. The wifi barely works around the entire hotel. The bed was uncomfortable. The pillows were uncomfortable. Even with the doors and windows closed there still seemed to be a way the mosquitos came in. The shower frame
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For the money we paid it’s not bad value for money yes it’s basic and it is your normal Greek accommodation our room consisted of a nice little balcony with two chairs a bed a fridge a chair and a wardrobe and a television nailed to the wall so you can watch the BBC world
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Hotel itself is a lovely hotel. Set in pleasant surroundings although right next to the road to the beach. Rooms as usual in Greece are basic but clean. Room 110 unusually had a double bed. Storage space is a bit limited with one double wardrobe with limited hangers, with three
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I had same problem and kept ending up on a Greek version.its a family run hotel So not all staff speak more than basic English. They are very helpful . I put a request re room on my bookings for they were aware of that
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is it possible for us to be picked up from the airport and if so how much will it cost?
It's about 40 Euro from the airport in a normal taxi.
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Is there a kettle and mugs in the room please?
No, there is a good fridge, but no kettle...you could take a travel one there is plenty of room.
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Can I get a bus from Lourdas to over parts of the island? How often do they run?
Not easily. There are buses into Argostoli, the capital, from Vlachata (at the top of the hill) and there is a timetable. They are infrequent but one goes around about 9am. Not sure how reliable they are though. A couple of years ago they introduced a local bus service between Lourdas Beach, Vlachata and Trapazaki which runs regularly throughout the day during the summer months. One can but presume that it will happen again this year!
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We had a side sea view room on first floor .couldn't really see it as olive trees in the way .If you ask for too floor you can see it .But the night sky is awesome whatever side of hotel yr on.the opposite side is mountain view such is beautuful also . Email the owner he will accomadate you If he can .Enjoy its a lovely friendly but not intrusive hotel.
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"avoid ground floor rooms if possible"
"Higher floors better sea views. Most have very small balconies but there were a few which appeared much larger so worth asking."
"Request room with large balconies, 2 at the front and you would sun all day or 2 at the side overlooking mountains,"
"Rooms facing the mountain are cooler in hot weather"
"The moutain view rooms on the second floor are nice - ask for a big balcony."
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PRICE RANGE
$37 - $114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
hotel lara
LOCATION
GreeceIonian IslandsCephaloniaLourdata
NUMBER OF ROOMS
38
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