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Messakti-Village
Ranked #9 of 11 Hotels in Ikaria
Warkworth, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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“Good location”
Reviewed July 25, 2013

well the location is perfect 20 metres from the wonderful sandy beach messakti,
the rooms, i could say are minimalistics and we had an amazing view from the upper rooms, but there in need for renovation and also there is no air condition..
very friendly and helpfull staff, but its too overpriced

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled with family
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Athens, Greece
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed October 22, 2012

beautiful, traditional, clean but....no a/c in summer? and what about breakfast? an different kind of coffee costs 3 euro! they could have the perfect place for every kind of travellers but they destroy it with their lack of proffesionalism.
i ve been visiting ikaria for many years, this yeAr's free camping in mesakti beach...was a bit annoying

  • Stayed July 2012, traveled with family
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Athens, Greece
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed August 9, 2012

Our room had the amazing view of Massakti beach. It's really quiet and loved the scenic view at night!

Breakfast was the worst I've ever had! Very basic and poor quality when you pay at least 70euros for the basic room! They offer only filter coffee and you pay at least 3euros extra for any other coffee, including Frape! No fruits, no pie or sweets or even cakes; of course, no fresh juice! We had breakfast there only once an d then had to find other places to have good breakfast!

Bathrooms definitely need renovation! They put new towels every 2 days! On our first day there, we didn't know that they don't put fresh towels on a daily basis, so we dropped the towels on the floor! When we came back the cleaning ladies had put them again in the bathroom for the second use!

At least, service is good. They are very kind.

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  • Stayed July 2012, traveled as a couple
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Castelldefels (Barcelona)
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed July 27, 2012

Very nice, spacious and comfortable rooms with a splendid view to the turquoise sea. The managers and the workers were very kindly and friendly and give us a lot of information about authentic greek events that we could enjoy. Its possible to rent a car from the hotel with a very good price. Also, Messikti is in a very strategic point of Ikaria, over the best sandy, familiar and sportive beach. We'll come again!

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  • Stayed July 2012, traveled with family
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Reviewed July 26, 2012

I was in Messakti Village during 15-22 July with my girlfriend!!the location is amazing,just 1 minute from the messakti beach where i enjoyed so much my baths!!you can also do surfing canoe-kayak and other sports you want!in hotel there is also a large and very clean pool!the view from the room was so intrigue,just what we wanted!!the staff was very friendly and eager to help you anytime during the day.we enjoyed very much the free internet access during the day but especially during the night the pool bar with great coctails and nice music!!you can understand how much important is to have your girlfriend pleased in such a great place!i will recommended to everyone but especilly for couples(the sunset is so romantic here)

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Reviewed July 25, 2012

We're just back from 10 days at the Messakti Village and have to say we will go again. Can't beat this for location, and the pool is just lovely, really big and nicely deep. The staff can't do enough to try to please. We slept brilliantly each night, it's so peaceful. While I can see where some of these more negative reviews are coming from, let me try to put them in perspective: Yes, there's a fan instead of air con, which we were a bit dubious about. But it was fine, we were surprised ourselves that we didn't overheat at night. Yes, the breakfast would benefit from some fresh fruit. But it's adequate, and what's on offer is good, especially the yoghurt. Yes, there is no tv - but we didn't want to watch tv on a greek island so that didn't bother us. And we four the wifi worked fine outside (not inside, probably because of the thick walls) it even stretched to the beach. We don't mind not having new towels and sheets each day, it's not necessary and we like helping to save water. And yes, there is ths odd insect, but it's a Greek island for goodness sake. The location, as said, is perfect - a moment from a caribbean-style beach, with a couple of beach bars, and a short walk from several small tavernals right on the water, or a Cornish-style fishing village in the other direction. If you want complete relaxation, a chance to recharge, and can manage without five star luxury, then go here.

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  • Stayed July 2012, traveled as a couple
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Athens
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Reviewed July 24, 2012

Well, I won't bore you with a very lengthy review.. Just the basics:

1) location: truly amazing, breathtaking view from the upper rooms, close to 2 villages
2) beach: the best I have seen for a long time... 20 metres away.. green waters, clean sand, perfect..
3) price: a bit overpriced, but try to bargain before booking (over the phone), especially if you go there on July or - even more - during June.
4) rooms: minimalistic, in need for renovation
5) cleaning: every 2 days they change the sheets and the towels, every day they do a very very basic cleaning of the room
6) breakfast : a joke, it would be better if they just stopped serving it altogether. Seriously, I have been around, and I have never come across a worse breakfast buffet than this.. I could not find a single thing I wanted to eat again..
7) service: very friendly staff, eager to help whenever they can

Thats my 2 cents on Messakti Village.

:-)

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  • Stayed July 2012, traveled as a couple
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Property: Messakti-Village
Address: Messakti Beach | Armenistis, 833 02, Greece
Location: Greece > Northeast Aegean Islands > Ikaria
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Kitchenette Restaurant Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Ranked #9 of 11 Hotels in Ikaria
Number of rooms: 60
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The MESSAKTI VILLAGE BEACH HOTEL is located on one of the most beautiful seashores of the Mediterranean Sea, the Messakti Beach. It is a traditional settlement organized and managed as a holiday resort, which reflects all the pure and authentic beauty of the characteristic Aegean culture. MESSAKTI VILLAGE is surrounded by sunshine, blue sky, beachfront and sea.The architecture consists of small villas built and furnished with traditional materials and good taste. Each villa faces the sea from its unique private veranda. Each villa has its own entrance All of the resort's features and amenities are connected with gardens and slate pedestrian paths so as to give to the Messakti Village Hotel a unique and personal character. ... more   less 
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