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Virginia
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23 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 June 2012

Folegandros Island was chosen as a part of our May 2012 Greek Island tour specifically because it is small and not overcrowded with tourists like us. Folegandros is an undiscovered gem in the Greek Cyclades. If you read this review, burn it or delete it after reading. We would like to keep Folegandros a secret, because we are going back!... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 May 2012 via mobile

We stayed in these apartments as part of a island hopping holiday. The room was immaculate all colour coordinated, breakfast was served by Violetta the Bulgarian owner on our terrace which was overlooking the port. the breakfast was lovely apart from the orange juice which seemed to be made from a powder. the owner offered to rent us a car... More 

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Santorini, Greece
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11 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2012

Pleasant atmosphere,beautiful rooms,friendly staff in a wonderful location of folegandros island...Had a great time (spended 2 nights) and definitely will go back later for some more relaxing time...

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glasgow
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 409 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2011

Lonely Planet nearly put us off staying in the tiny port of Karavostastis, describing it as a 'last resort' but we thought it was a delightful, quiet place ,preferable to the Hora as we wanted to have a balcony closer to the sea instead of being perched 1000ft up the vertiginous cliffs where the main village is located.Vardia Bay offered... More 

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Alingsas, Sweden
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2011

Folegandros is a bit of a special island. You can either stay in the port town Karavostasi or upland, mainly in the Chora town. In the first case you have a charming harbour to view and acceptable bathing close by or about a kilometer away (good walking road to a sandy beach), but a town with few amenities. In the... More 

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reggio emilia
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24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2011

We spent a good time in vardia: the staff is really nice and helpfull (thanks to everybody again), the position is good:closed to port, beaches (for a last swim is fantastic, you can get a shower at the reception) and only 10 minutes from Chora by bus. The view from our balcony was really beautifull but the room was not... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2011

Folegandros is one of the best destinations I've traveled, Chora is very beautiful, great food and hospitality. Vardia Bay Hotel offers a reasonable service, the breakfast is quite poor, even with the value of housing, could be better. I was trapped on the island due to the winds, and the hotel clerk helped me with the information needed to solve... More 

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Blagnac, France
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2011

we had the same bad adventure than Hans Gauss ( cf advise 8 mai 2006). We are a family with 2 children. we signed the check in to stay from july 22 th until 28th in this hotel. Suddenly without any explanation the receptionnist teared down and threwed in the garbage the checking form and said : we don't have... More 

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Lindesnes Municipality, Norway
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Reviewed 29 September 2008

We never pre-book in the Greek Island, we arrive with the ferry, talk to the people that meets the boat, and then decide where to stay. Vardia Bay stood like a monument over the port , well lit up in the dark evening, and the lady from the hotel was kind. The room was above average in the Greek Islands,... More 

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Germany
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 May 2006

Vardia bay is a charming hotel just in front Folegandros port.... except if you're going to have any problem and the manager has to help you. We had a one night pre paid reservation, and to our arrival we found the hotel was full, our room was occupied and we could only accommodate in a small room in the kitchen... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Vardia Bay Studios

Address: Karavostasis 840 11, Greece
Region: Greece > South Aegean > Cyclades > Folegandros > Karavostasis
Price Range: €57 - €166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Vardia Bay Studios 3*
Number of rooms: 21
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“Any upstairs room”
 of 5 bubbles maggiemay1946, 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If you want sea views on both sides ask for studio room on first floor,”
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“Ask for a sea view it's spectacular”
 of 5 bubbles griffalo22, 28 May 2016 | Read review
“Top floor rooms has the best views”
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  • Sun-rise from the eastward terrace, Sikinos in background
 of 5 bubbles Periscope, 22 May 2014 | Read review
“The rooms on the middle floor appear to be the best value with good views”
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