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Smaragdi Hotel
Ranked #3 of 39 Hotels in Perissa
Certificate of Excellence
Lausanne, Vaud, Switzerland
2 reviews
“The best hotel in perissa”
Reviewed September 12, 2013

Very nice hotel everything 5*!!!!!!!Near to the beach and restaurants, nice swimming pool, the people are quite so many silence in this hotel o good for a quite holidays!!!! Room 5 stars service in the hotel its very nice, wireless everywhere and if u rent a suite junior u have a bottle of proseco free and a very nice jacuzzi!!!!

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Reviewed September 12, 2013 via mobile

Stayed here with my husband 4th to 11 th sept 2013. What a lovely place. It is true the hotel is beautiful but for us it was the great staff especially fortis that made our stay good. He was always happy and willing to chat. Such a great character and in his own words fabulous. See you next year smaragdi . Vicky and dave. Nottingham

Stayed September 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed September 9, 2013 via mobile

My husband and I loved this hotel. We found the staff really helpful and friendly. They helped us to find our next hotel in Fira and let me use their phone to arrange a transfer from the bus station to our next hotel. The wifi worked really well and they had a laptop in the foyer available for their guests. On the first night, the owner/manager gave us an introduction the area, recommendations for tours, and suggested nearby restaurants to eat at. The hotel was 100m back from the beach and a close walk to the restaurant strip. As it was our first time on Santorini, we did find the hotel a little difficult to find from the bus stop (the local bus staff were not very helpful), but a local bar was able to give rough directions. It was about a 10minute walk from the Perissa bus stop near the beach. The outdoor pool area was very relaxing and we would recommend this hotel for anyone wishing to stay in Perissa, Santorini.

Stayed August 2013, traveled as a couple
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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Reviewed September 8, 2013

We stayed here for 4 nights last month and loved it! It is right across from the beach and in Perissa, so its not nearly as crowded or touristy as Thira or Oia. There are tons of restaurants nearby that you can walk to with great food. The staff was extremely helpful in giving recommendations and tips to see the island. We rented a moped for the day to drive around the island and really enjoying the mobility it provided.

The beach was right across the street but watch out, its a black sand beach so bring your sandals because the sand is too hot to walk on. You can enjoy chairs for free at multiple places and they have servers if you want to get drinks or food.

The pool at Smaragi was great too. This is definitely a family place, which didn't bother us, but we found ourselves sharing the pool with the kids.

They also helped us book a catamaran tour of the caldera which was one of the highlights of our trip!! A great way to watch the sunset and see that part of the island.

It's a great option if you dont want to be in the expensive and touristy Thira and Oia. We went up to watch the sunset one night and were reassured in our decision to not stay up there. While it's beautiful, it was a zoo of people and no beaches nearby!

  • Stayed August 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed September 2, 2013 via mobile

I just completed a stay here and can recommend it highly. Everything is clean and the staff are warm and inviting. The beach is only 2 min walk away where you will find many choices for food and drinks at much more reasonable prices than Fira. A nice sea breeze is welcome after a hot day exploring the towns of the island.

  • Stayed September 2013
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Mugla, Turkey
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Reviewed September 2, 2013

Nice, cosy and clean hotel with friendly and kind staff. They helped us with navigating the right restaurants, and planning activities. The beach is very close as well and there are lots of nice taverns and bars around.

  • Stayed September 2013
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Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed September 1, 2013

Only left Smaragdi this morning and continuing my island hopping trip but felt I should put up this review so soon after leaving. I received a complimentary pick up from the port, to arrive fifteen minutes later to a truly special place. On arrival, once again, Maria was there to welcome me. Every guest is treated to warm Greek hospitality from Maria and her team. Rooms as usual whether petite or deluxe are of the highest standard and including a safe at no extra charge. How often do you say you will return and never do, well I did and will be back again. Plus if you need to keep in touch with the outside world, the WiFi coverage is better than I get at home. It is excellent.

  • Stayed August 2013, traveled as a couple
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Property: Smaragdi Hotel
Address: Perissa 847 03, Greece
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Location: Greece > South Aegean > Cyclades > Santorini > Perissa
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Kitchenette Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Perissa
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Perissa
#4 Romantic Hotel in Perissa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Smaragdi Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 46
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Smaragdi Hotel lies at one of the most famous beaches of Santorini, Perivolos. It is an A class Hotel, which follows the traditional Cycladic architecture at its exterior and interior decoration. The hotel offers all modern comforts to its guests such as a large swimming pool, pool bar, breakfast room, playground, currency exchange, Jacuzzi, Free WIFI high speed Internet etc.The hotel rooms are spacious, sunlit and well taken care to the last detail. They are all fully equipped in order to make your stay here more pleasant. The hospitable atmosphere, in combination to the trained and pleasant personnel, which is always at your disposal, will make you feel at home. Arrival Transfer Free arrival transfer from airport/port (08:00-23:00, minimum 2 nights stay is required). Please inform the hotel through email or fax (you will find these contact details on the confirmation email you receive after you make your reservation) with the arrival details at least 14 days prior to your arrival in order to be able to book your transfer. Free arrival transfer is provided only if you have prebooked transfer appointment 14 days in advance. Contact details can be found on the booking confirmation. Kindly note that departure transfer is upon extra charge. ... more   less 
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Smaragdi Hotel Santorini/Perissa

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