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Pounda Paou

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Folkestone, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

From the moment you arrive... you realise you have found paradise...stunning views of the Pagalistic Golf...home from home.. the Greek Pelion at its absolute charming best..Pounda Paou is like turning the clock back 30 years..simplistic..Mdme Loula ..not only your host for the week ..but a brilliant chief..producing great lunches and evening meals.The key is having a boat for the duration..pottering... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Hotel is in a superb location, food is to die for(best Beef Stifado ever!). Room basic but spotlessly clean.We had room 12 on top floor with large sunny balcony & amazing views of the gulf - dolphins swimming nearly every morning! Pleasant staff & a great group of fellow travellers made this a place to come back to.Mustn't forget Hari(the... More 

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Narberth, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 May 2016

This place has been on our list of places to go to for a few years ,we are here at last. The atmosphere, scenery, location and the food has surpassed all our expectations. We will be back and soon I hope. The only downside on the journey was our luggage was removed from the plane one stop too soon, but... More 

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Grays Thurrock, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 May 2016

Superb location, great hotel with first class staff serving fresh local food overlooking a wonderful vista, what's not to like. The area is really scenic and with a small boat or car you can explore the local villages and coves or drive to unspoilt beaches or into the mountains.The weather was ideal and pottering about in a boat watching dolphins... More 

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Chester, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2016

Located down a long winding road on a hillside – around a 10 minute drive from the nearest town. Owner of the hotel is a delight and produces the most wonderful food. The feel of the hotel is very pleasant – lots of areas to sit both in the sun and shade– lovely pool and a small but very functional... More 

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England
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2015

All the previous reviews have really said it all. You can only find out by going there yourself. The photos show a totally accurate picture of the setting and facilities, but can never give you the breathtaking feeling of waking up to or watching the sunset over this idyllic place. The hospitality and cooking were generous and courteous. For anything... More 

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Once we left Skiathos airport and began our journey to Pounda Paou, the atmosphere gradually changed from hustle and bustle to calm and relaxation. The minibus to the port, the ferry crossing and the taxi transfer passed without hitch and we eventually wound our way down the hotel drive to our accommodation. A warm welcome from staff awaited us, but... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2015

I can't say enough positive things about this amazing place that is beautifully situated and managed to the highest standard by Madam Loula. She takes the closest interest in everything but particularly in the restaurant where she oversees the preparation of of the most delicious authentic and traditional Greek food I have enjoyed for a very long time. The rooms... More 

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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70 reviews
46 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2015

Greece to us is simple, but comfortable with old fashioned courtesies and hospitality. Pounda Paou delivers in spades. We had Room 1, an adequate bedroom and bathroom, plenty of cupboard and hanging space. a/c, a large balcony looking out over the sea and an adequate kitchen (which apart from the fridge for fruit and drinks) we did not use. Why... More 

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Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2015

We weren't sure what to expect from Pounda Paou with the TA reviews previously submitted, but we got a most pleasant surprise. I must say at this point if your idea of heaven is sumptuous bathrooms with sunken Jacuzzi's this is not for you. If you like huge bedrooms and elegant luxurious foyers this is not for you. If you... More 

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Pounda Paou

Address: Paou Argalasti | P.O Box 5050, Paou 370 06, Greece
Region: Greece > Thessaly > Magnesia Region > Paou
Number of rooms: 13
Also Known As:
Pounda Paou Hotel Paou
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“Choose a room with an outside patio rather than balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles 22TOO, 21 May 2016 | Read review
“There is wifi in the dining area and we understand in room 1”
 of 5 bubbles TaxitoChiusi, 24 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Choose a room with a sea view for that special outlook.”
 of 5 bubbles 651aileenh, 15 Sep 2015 | Read review
“All rooms are clean and I would have no problem staying in any of them”
 of 5 bubbles julianandsue314, 27 Aug 2015 | Read review
“There isn't WIFI in the rooms but it is available on the main terrace overlooking the water and near the bar!”
 of 5 bubbles Ridgefray, 16 Aug 2015 | Read review
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