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Crystal Palace Studios

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great family run hotel that we wouldn't hesitate in going back too. The rooms were kept spotless and have everything you need, The views from the balconies were fantastic and we really enjoyed sitting out on them for our breakfasts. Unfortunately we had the room at the top of the hill so it could be a bit...

1Thank di_daz
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Saw the reviews on Trip Advisor so why not? This is great place to stay the owners and staff are very friendly and helpful and the place is spotless and well maintained. Nick is a top bloke and an interesting fella to chat to. Our room was spacious and as with everywhere else also spotlessly clean. I would highly recommend...

2Thank Cycleprawn B
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed the last week in August. The apartments were really spacious and clean, including a spacious, modern bathroom with shower tray (no wet floors here). Lovely little kitchen area that included a kettle and toaster. The apartments are set apart from each other so that you are not overlooked or looking out over your neighbours. The pool area is...

3Thank Cazzer2015
Fleet, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

You cannot fault the hardworking staff or quality of the rooms and grounds here at Crystal Palace studios. They look quite new and are a high standard. They have thought of everything like a handy mini kitchen, a shaving mirror and a mini extending clothes dryer on the balcony and it is all extremely clean and bug free and the...

2Thank Katy R
Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 September 2016

We stayed in June (sorry to Nick and Vickie for taking so long to do this!!). It was a fantastically welcoming place from the start. Our room was immaculate with fantastic views. The atmosphere was homely and inclusive, the poolside was very relaxing and the food was excellent. We've stayed in Skala a few times over the years and like...

1Thank Paul T
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Just back after a couple of weeks break staying at the Crystal Palace. The place is wonderfully located on a hillside 15 minutes walk from the centre of Skala via road or through a bamboo track leading down to the sea...

1Thank Martin W
Luton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 September 2016

The studios at the Crystal Palace were absolutely fantastic, the rooms were spacious and extremely clean. The path leading to the beach gives that look of 'off the beaten track' resort and it looks almost magical at night. I was almost tempted not to write any reviews about it with the hope that not many people will find this place...

1Thank Laura R
Dewsbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Just returned from a week here and cannot explain how amazing and easy the stay was. Stayed in room 201 which was spotless, big and had 2 balconies and large bathroom. Cleaned to an impeccable standard daily, family run hotel with such friendly staff who are always willing to help!!! Would definitely recommend the Greek BBQ night on a Monday,...

3Thank SarahPreston19
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Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed the final week of August. Our holiday was organised with Thomson. The accommodation is fantastic value for money. It is all very clean - our room was cleaned every day and the pool and bar area are spotless. The room 504 had a beautiful view of the sea and we enjoyed a drink on our balcony. There were...

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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 August 2016

From the moment we arrived, we were impressed with the beautiful pool area and reception and found our room to be spacious, clean and with wonderful sea views.The family who run the hotel were truly friendly and the food available throughout the day from the bar was fabulous. We were so comfortable and met so many nice people, we barely...

1Thank MenoMinnie

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Address: Skala, Skala 490 84, Greece
Region: Greece > Ionian Islands > Cephalonia > Skala
Number of rooms: 38
Also Known As:
Crystal Palace Studios Hotel Skala
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“Bottom of the hill, can be a hike to the top ones.”
 of 5 bubbles di_daz, 11 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Room with mezzanine overlooking the beach was stunning”
 of 5 bubbles laurarE7499GP, 3 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ease of access most probably the 500 rooms.Our room 307 was lovely and spacious with three beds.”
 of 5 bubbles JudyBBexhill, 18 Aug 2016 | Read review
“I would suggest going above ground level as you may find people cutting through next to where you are relaxing.”
 of 5 bubbles alisonk358, 17 Aug 2016 | Read review
“High level great views”
 of 5 bubbles cloud91011, 24 Jul 2016 | Read review
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