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Hotel Despotiko

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Πειραιάς
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8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2016

The hotel is very good and the owners have restored a magnificent estate house. The decorations and the atmosphere is excellent and although we stayed there during the winter the outdoor pool makes it an excellent choice for the summer. As others reviewers have written parking in the hotel can be tricky as you have to drive up a very... More 

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Athens, Greece
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2015

Wonderfull atmosphere and exceptional restoration of the Historical building. Its a unique place, that combines history, architecture, with technology and amenities. The owners are more than friendly and polite , as also the stuff: helpfull, polite, smiling and 24 hours awake. Really, i have loved it so much, the simplicity, the design, the spaces.

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Thessaloniki, Greece
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2015

Well organized, clean, tidy and having a superb taste in each and every corner of the rooms, the loby, the garden and most of all the authentic classic cantral building, despotiko is definately a must see for everyone who desides to visit Portaria and Pelion. Even if you have chosen another hotel or room to stay there, try to find... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2015 via mobile

We visited this hotel as part of a tour group for one night. We really loved the quaint comfortable boutique hotel. A former palace, up on the hill makes it a true Jen, worth locating. The rooms are comfortable and modern. The room is air conditioned, but did not really cool off to our liking, but that is a small... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2015 via mobile

Very pleasantly surprised, modern rooms with very nice bathrooms and huge showers. The street is very tight to navigate but you rarely will find a hotel with an underground parking for guests, so worth the effort. Although the pool is small and offers few chez, it was very quiet and relaxing.

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Athens, Greece
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35 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2015 via mobile

We were there in July for our friends wedding. There are different building wonderfully decorated . Breakfast was fine as well as the room which had a nice sea view and was very clean. The hotel staff was helpful and friendly. There was also a big yard where the wedding took place which was very romantic.

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Heraklion, Greece
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Reviewed 21 January 2015

Excelent hotel, near the center of Portaria, with parking,The breakfast very good with local specialities (honey, marmelades of local fruits,)Clean rooms, quiet, the swimming small, the parking is hard to get but you dont need to drive in the village is to explore it on foot, except if you would like to explore Pilio.

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Athens, Greece
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Reviewed 7 January 2015 via mobile

Despotiko hotel is exellent to stay an check out portaria and the near by places,villages! The only problem is the SURER NAROW ROAD!!that lead in the hotel!!( if you have big car or suv just dont go to hotels parking!!)

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Brussels, Belgium
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Reviewed 6 December 2014

We are a couple with a 3 year old and visited Despotiko in September 2014. The hotel is conveniently located a 5 minute walk down a stone pebbled street from the main square, and is both central and quiet at the same time. The hotel has ample underground parking with easy access to the main lobby. The rooms are of... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2014 via mobile

A lovely place to stay while visiting Portaria. The road to reach it is very narrow and with stones but you can find it easily as there are signs the whole way. The hotel has a Parking and we always found a space as we were there during weekdays. The room we got was by the pool side, modern, very... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Hotel Despotiko

Address: Pelion, Portaria, Volos 370 11, Greece
Region: Greece > Thessaly > Magnesia Region > Volos > Portaria
Price Range: $85 - $316 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Despotiko 4*
Number of rooms: 41
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Also Known As:
Arhontiko Despotiko Hotel Portaria
Hotel Style:
#3 Luxury Hotel in Portaria
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“Opt for the classic renovated hotel if like something more romantic.”
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“in the new section for exquisite quality, the old building for history lovers”
 of 5 bubbles sokratisc2016, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Room in the older main block would have the best views, but are the most expensive.”
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“All of them, wonderfull”
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