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Katerina and John's Hotel
Ranked #38 of 40 Hotels in Perissa
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

The place is good for the money you pay for but it is completelly out of maintenance.

All was dirty, furnitures broken, matres too old, no kitchen, bad smell in the toilet....

The swimingpool was good enough for the place but dirty.

The place is quite noisy because of the trafic.

NOT RECOMENDED AT ALL.

Stayed: August 2017, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

If you're looking for a cheap solutions, this is a good deal. Rooms are small, bathrooms are tiny and you can really hear everything happens in the next room. Though, the price is absolutely fair, the swimming pool is small but clean and it s really close to the black beach and main facilities.

Stayed: July 2017, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 5 June 2017

John offers a lift from the port and other places on the Island for a decent price. Definitely, book a pick up with John from the port as it's pretty inexpensive compared to other options available.
The wifi is good.
Good value for money.
It gets cold at night so the extra duvet was great.
They were really accommodating - I wanted to change rooms due to an old smell and they agreed without any problem.
The black beach is 12-15min walk which is great
There is a 24-hour bakery/ mini supermarket nearby, the owner is lovely.

The older rooms can have a smell but the new rooms are great. The bathroom is small. You get what you pay for really- good value for money.

Room Tip: Newer rooms on the first floor have decent views.
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  • Stayed: May 2017, travelled with family
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Reviewed 27 November 2016

This is the cheapest option you can get, but honestly it is not worth it. If you want to be close to the beaches (black sand), I would recommend you to stay in Kamari instead of Perissa (cuter shops and restaurants). I stayed three nights in Thira and for nights there and I missed Thira so bad... This is where the nightlife is! In Perissa, you'll have to either wait for a bus or rent a ATV. From Thira, there's a frequent buses to Oia and other places, but in Perissa you would have to wait a bit. My top 3 places to stay in this island would be: Thira, Akrotiri (red sand beaches, lighthouse) and Kamari.

About this place: We booked a triple room, where the wifi worked occasionally, we had cockroaches in the bathroom, but the mini fridge and the air conditioning was working well and the pool seemed clean. John brought us to the new port for free too. My friends found the beds uncomfortable too.

  • Stayed: July 2016, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 21 October 2016

I absolutely adored this hostel. The hosts could not speak very much english, but they were so hospitable and kind. They picked us up/drove us to the ferry station, they offered us homemade wine and sat with us while we shared it, they dropped us off in Fira for a night out, and they made sure we had everything they needed. Always there to help and always smiling. The rooms were quaint and gorgeous, and extremely cheap. I wish I could go back right now! The hostel is in Perissa, so on the other end of Santorini than Oia, but a short 20 minute ATV ride into the heart of Fira for shopping and such. There is a grocery store and a 24 hour bakery just seconds away, and the beach, restaurants and little shops are only about a 5 minute walk away. We stayed for 6 days and wish we could have stayed for more!

Room Tip: One room had a queen sized bed, other rooms had singles.
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  • Stayed: May 2016, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 1 October 2016

If you're looking for a cheap stay that isn't awful, look no further. I stayed here with some friends as we were traveling over the summer. The staff was nice and friendly and the rooms had all the basics. Plus, it's super close to the beach!

Room Tip: All seem fine
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  • Stayed: July 2016, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 26 September 2016

We had a fantastic stay at Katerina and John's hotel. John was very hospitable and kindly gave us a transfer to and from the airport. The rooms are clean, comfortable and we had a lovely balcony to relax on. It is a 5 minute walk from Perissa beach, which has the most beautiful sunrise in the morning! There is a very reasonable rental place next door for scooters and quad bikes which you can rent to explore the whole island! There is a pool which seemed nice, but with the beach so close, we didn't swim! It is incredibly cheap and fantastic value for such a good location and pleasant hotel!

Stayed: September 2016
Thank Nicole H
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Additional Information about Katerina and John's Hotel

Address: Emporeiou Perissas, Perissa 847 00, Greece
Region: Greece > South Aegean > Cyclades > Santorini > Perissa
Amenities:
Kitchenette Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #38 of 40 Hotels in Perissa
Price Range: C$28 - C$139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Katerina and John's Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 18
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Hotel Katerina and John is located on the island of Santorini. We are in the heart of the beautiful town of Perissa and only a few meters away from the beach. Perissa is known worldwide for its black beaches and sunny days. Our hotel offers you an unforgetable vacation in a very clean and safe enviroment at an economical price. ... more   less 
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