The Hotel Paleo Inn looks out over the sea, is a 5-minute walk from the beach, and is near a selection of tavernas and restaurants. There's a pool surrounded by lemon trees, too.
The Hotel Paleo Inn offers up some beautiful views. The property overlooks Paleokastritsa Bay, its harbour and the Ionian Sea. The hotel’s communal balcony is a great place to sit in the sun and watch the boats come and go.
Location-wise, the hotel is in a great spot. It’s just a five-minute walk to the beach, where there are watersports available and the sea is great for snorkelling. The property is also 15 minutes from Paleokastritsa’s harbour area, with its waterside restaurants and tavernas.
Outside, a kidney-shaped pool is surrounded by a sun terrace and sunloungers and the whole scene is backed a green garden full of lemon trees.
When it comes to food, the hotel serves a Greek continental breakfast in the morning and snacks throughout the day.
Have recently returned from the paleo , having been there three times before. We have just
Spent two fabulous weeks there. With friends who we meet last year.
The paleo could do with some freshening up.but having said that the staff and management are just the best all ways there to please. If it's 5star your looking for this is not the place for you.
How ever if it's a chilled holiday in a great location with friendly staff and guest this is the place for you. We will be back hopefully next year.More
Vivian R, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Better than expected for the price.
We had read all the other reviews before booking so expected some hits and some misses. Firstly, the owners and all the staff were friendly and helpful, nothing was too much trouble. I don't mind paying a euro for delicious Greek yogurt and honey, or eggs cooked how you want them, or cornflakes at breakfast. A previous reviewer is correct that Thomsons should pay them more to include these items.
Our room (214) on the second floor had lovely views, a side view to the sea, frontal view over lovely mountainous scenery and felt very private. (See photo). We faced West so got the late afternoon sun, we would have hated being on the lower floor with no privacy at all as this was the thoroughfare for other guests on our floor who could look straight into your room if you had the curtains open, or may want to stop and chat in passing.
Take a travel kettle (Â£9 off the internet), stuffed with your favourite tea bags. The staff are happy to loan you mugs and glasses for your own drinks.
Guests are strongly encouraged not to feed the cats unless they take food to the back of the hotel. Do not leave your towels on the chairs outside your room or you may find a cat has taken residence (or worse)! If you go out or at bedtime sleep with the metal doors on the latch so they can't get into your room, this is not just a Paleo Inn problem, so just be aware of the possibilities.
Free WiFi in the bar and lounge areas, not an English football flag arrangement round the bar, presumably now the World Cup is over, nice, predominately middle aged British people, quiet music, lovely pool area, 10 minute walk into Paleo. Area getting quieter but all tavernas, etc., still open as at October 2nd.
Get well soon Spiro (who is in hospital having been knocked off his scooter) and thank you to everyone else who looked after us here.More
residentemmett, Truro, United Kingdom
An Honest review
We were slightly disappointed upon arrival, you build a picture up in your mind by looking at pictures, but the Paleo Inn is squeezed back off the main road between other guest hotels and just looks a little neglected, signs with painted over previous messages and worn out green carpet leading you up a steep slope. Our room on the first floor had a balcony with a view of a stone wall and thoroughfare access for those staying on the second floor. Numerous scrawny I'll cats parade up and down this thoroughfare,
We had aircon, for an addition 6 euros a day, however some rooms don't have any aircon which was a surprise for some guests!
The rooms are small and basic as you can expect in Greece. All rooms have a fridge which is a nice touch. The cleaning regime did seem a little lacks, not much evidence of a good sweep but bins emptied and beds made. Our room always seemed to have a distant urine smell to it!!
The breakfast is poor, the standard is two pieces of toast with a sachet of apricot and strawberry jam and butter, watered down orange juice but the bonus, PG tips tea. If you want more such as scrambled egg you have to pay. This is served up on patio tables outside, weather permitting by the not very happy in the morning staff.
Be warned if you don't like sharing your holiday in a hotel with all other English, then this WON'T suit you. There are English football flags dotted around the bar area, with a large number of guests seeming to be returnees who enjoy many hours within the lounge and bar area.
The sun beds on the first floor sun terrace that were once white are dark grey, a joke with guests who have visited before as the management have apparently being saying they will replace them for a number of years.More
pengl63, Dorchester, United Kingdom
Basic bed and breakfast
After reading the reviews on trip advisor I knew what to expect. The Paleo Inn is a basic bed and breakfast , could do with a bit of tlc but it's clean with very friendly staff it had a great pool with plenty of sunbeds and umbrellas . Paleokastritsa is a beautiful place , stunning views , and fabulous restaurants. Unfortunately we had a lot of rain which was disappointing but we had a nice time non the less. More
kazz62, Glasgow, United Kingdom
Ambler's September 2014 trip
Another good trip to Paleo inn, clean, & basic, breakfast could be better (pay the owner more Thomson's) so that we can have a better breakfast.Staff still the same always friendly and helpful. Spiro best barman in Paleo , Glad to see that the resort was busy this year,I have been coming for many years and this has been one off the best years for all the area well done.More
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