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Sydney, Australia
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 10 June 2016

Great value for money, lovely breakfast, good location. Kalavrita is a fantastic town and the Helmos Hotel was very centrally located. Its a little dated but we liked the old charm. Finding the hotel and parking was also easy.

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Switzerland
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12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Conveniently located, a beautiful building, but dated very average rooms, and a dining area out of the forties. Breakfast buffet was adequate, and the staff was present but somewhat uninterested. The rooms were clean and the bed comfortable, however the bathroom needed some work, the lack of half the shower screen meant water went everywhere from the running shower, the... More 

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Detroit, Michigan
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2014

This is a no frills, great value hotel. It is perfectly located close to the shops and the town center. It is also about 10-15 minutes from the ski complex. The continental breakfast is not the greatest way to start and it is preferable to eat breakfast elsewhere. The service is good and employees are friendly and proficient. The value... More 

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Athens, Greece
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67 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2014

A magnificent location, beautiful building; promising everything when one looks at it, but all expectation soon crash upon entry. There is no soul, no heart, no service, no smiles, no welcome. It obviously lives on past glories, probably with a glorious ancestry, as evidenced by the grainy photos, but nowadays it lives in the past only. To be blunt; they... More 

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Athens
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40 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2014 via mobile

Please note: There are many confusing reviews about another hotel in the area with a similar name. This hotel does NOT have a swimming pool. It didn't matter to us as it was quite chilly during our two night stay. The owner of the Helmos Hotel was wonderful. We checked in and the room they had made up had a... More 

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Athens, Greece
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 May 2014

The hotel could not be located in a more central area, its just a minute walk from the center from the cafe shops and restaurants. The rooms are quite small but comfortable with all the needed facilities and also reasonably priced. The ski resort is about a 15 minute drive. We didn't try the breakfast or restaurant as we preferred... More 

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Athens, Greece
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67 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2013

This is a very classy, exceptionally well situated hotel, in the old town of Kalavryta, walking distance to all the tavernas,restaurants, bars,cafeterias..and still very relaxed, breakfast is good, rooms are renovated and spacious, the road to the skiing station is very easily accessible . Prices are OK, service is very friendly, se always choose this hotel for our stay in... More 

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Athens, Greece
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1 review
Reviewed 15 June 2013

I stayed at the Helmos on one of my tours and would go back again. The location is convenient for walking. The rooms are clean and the breakfast was fresh and adequate. Fotis and the rest of the staff were friendly and helpful.

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Athens, Greece
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44 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2013 via mobile

i had a good time. the room was clean and there was internet and breakfast included on price. nevertheless eventhough i had a discount from my credit card awards program, i belive that it didint worth the 70€ per night. it was an offseason weekend, kalavryta were emplty, no snow on mountain, so i belive that it was overpriced. good... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2012

The hotel is perfectly fine. Clean rooms, above average breakfast, and the staff is OK. BUT, there is a construction site directly in front of the hotel. And, it just so happened the construction crew hit the internet line, so even though they say they have wi-fi, you might want to check if they got it fixed if that's something... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Smoking rooms available
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Helmos Kalavrita is the one and only 4 star hotel in downtown Kalavrita, Peloponese. The 1922 listed building has been fully refurbished and reopened in 2005. It has 28 rooms, restaurant serving traditional Greek cuisine, bar, fully equipped meeting room for up to 80 persons, wireless internet throughout and is ready to combine pleasure with business. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Helmos Hotel

Address: 1 Platia Eleftherias, Kalavrita 250 01, Greece
Region: Greece > Peloponnese > Achaea Region > Kalavrita
Hotel Class:4 star — Helmos Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 28
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