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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 July 2016

We stayed here early June for 4 nights having pre booked direct. We were in the new block. Evi on reception took us to a lift, yes a lift ! which serviced the older part of the hotel, we went up one floor then , 15 yards along the road, then up a spiral staircase to our room. It was...

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3Thank Barry S
Alton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

Searching for an overnight stop in Agia Efimia, and lucky to find a room here. Hotel is just on the edge of the village, and rooms overlook the bay across to Sami, with a pretty balcony. Beautiful flowers outside the hotel create a good vibe. Studio room was spacious and comfortable, and although no breakfast at the hotel, we were...

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Thank Alison S
Four Marks, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Wonderfully friendly receptionist and a room with a sea view was perfect for our one-night stay. Tiny pebble beach opposite was lovely for an evening swim and we enjoyed our stroll around the harbour. Free iced water, tea and coffee in reception and although no breakfast was provided, our studio room had a well-equipped kitchenette.

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1Thank susiefrance
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

We've been coming to Kefalonia for over 12 years and this is the best accommodation by far. Beautiful views, excellent house keeping , fully equipped kitchen and only 1 minute walk to the shops and nearest taverna, also couple of minutes walk to the nearest small beach- bring an umbrella it's amazing snorkel

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2Thank zoran p
Reviewed 1 July 2016

Fantastic views of mountains & sea,flowering shrubs around our balcony. Peaceful setting.Room lovely & clean all basic cooking facilities.Amalia & family always helpful & kind and all work hard to keep a high standard.

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Thank Kathy H
Cornwall
Reviewed 13 June 2016

I would hardly call this an hotel as it has no facilities other than a room. Having said that it is quite large with a well equiped kitchen. Big comfortable bed (we like a hard mattress) and hairdryer and safe in room. The shower room is very small with a horrible shower curtain and water that goes everywhere. Not the...

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Thank CarmenCornwall
Sawbridgeworth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

Perfect view Lovely clean room daily Smells nice Fresh towels daily Staff very friendly Short walk to everything Beach in front Well it's so good we've booked again for next year so that says all I need to and we are a little fussy these days I'd recommend this to anyone it has been a great find and will be...

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Thank Beverley D
Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Service was excellent, staff could not have been more helpful and friendly. Found some local walking maps for us and printed copies off. Room was very spacious and airy with good facilities and balcony with views over the bay to Sami and Ithaka. Located only a few steps from a pretty pebble beach with swimming in crystal clear water and...

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Thank 160rosemarie
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

Just want to thank Amalia for the lovely stay at Olive Bay. Spotless, comfortable beds, spectacular views and peaceful surroundings. What a gem! Perfect location ... Nothing was too much trouble, and it's within walking distance of many restaurants in Agia Efemia.

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1Thank 333Muffy
Coolangatta, Australia
Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

This is a fabulous hotel...very comfortable and spacious, well located with the rocky beach at the bottom of the road and the tavernas of the town around the corner. The balcony has panoramic view of the bay. I loved to sit there in the mornings and listen to the voices of the local women who chatted as they swam. Agia...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge

Additional Information about Olive Bay Hotel

Address: Agia Efimia, Agia Efimia 280 81, Greece
Region: Greece > Ionian Islands > Cephalonia > Agia Efimia
Price Range: $53 - $128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
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“1st and second floors. All rooms have sea views”
 of 5 bubbles johnhowgate360, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have sea view”
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 of 5 bubbles tonysprings, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
“upper floor”
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 of 5 bubbles nibucu, 4 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Upper floors probably have better view.”
 of 5 bubbles 160rosemarie, 23 May 2016 | Read review
“2nd floor probably the best for views”
 of 5 bubbles DorP673, 24 Feb 2016 | Read review
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