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John and Katerina are very welcoming and nice. We had a ferry leaving santorini at 3:15am and John offered to take us for 5€ each which allowed us to enjoy the nightlife longer. It's a cute hostel for a great price (this was during the off season, mid October). Although it's not in Fira the bus stop is literally in front of the hostel. Also, there's a 24 hour bakery and a market across the street. The black beach with it's black volcanic sand is only a short 5 min walk.
Perissa is awesome. This was a quiet unassuming place (in off-season). Basic, clean, nice value for a private room. Pool is great on days too windy for the beach. Owners do not speak English but friendly enough. Rich was very helpful for arrival. Would stay again.
Very nice friendly hostel and wonderful for the price, close to everything you might need in the Perissa area.
great hostel and katerina and john are lovely and so is their daughter in law who was so helpful! right next to a really great beach and a bus stop so you can go everywhere. on the last night we ate at the restaurant they recommend and it was great!
Really nice hostel, really cheap with a really good value for money, john came to pick us up at the port and drop us back ( is only 10 min drive but in a taxi will be 10 euro. You can rent a scooter or an atv from john's son and just opposite there is an amazing bakery open 24 h. Will stay there again !
Overall the stay here was great. Staff were helpful and very friendly. We hired quad bikes from marks bikes next door who is the owners son and who was very friendly. My only complaint was that the aircon was leaking onto my bed and it was too stuffy in the rooms to have off, so for one of the nights I slept with towels and a bucket on my bed. Staff may want to look at getting that fixed soon.
Didn't even see the staff. The rooms are dirty but the sheets are clean and that's all that really matters. Safe in our room didn't work. I would go back though. For peak season in santorini the price was pretty good and the wifi was good and it was quite comfortable.
Hostel is good value for money. It seems a little far away from the beach but you can actually cut down a path and it's actually very close, it's also right next to the bus stop which takes you to Fira. The pool area is also nice too.
John's transfers from the port were VERY much appreciated! Our kids liked the pool! Santorini is soooo expensive so this hostel allowed us to actually go there (we are traveling around the world as family and so watching $ is important :-) Questions? Globetrottingfamily@gmail.com :-) Beach is short walk. Many little cheap restaurants around. Bus to take you to the touristy part of Santorini in front of hostle also ATV rentals! We'd stay there again if we ever get back to Santorini!!!
Even though i checked in around 7-8am, they still let me in because the room was available. The host was very kind and fixed the AC in the room when it was not plugged in. The room was a bit dirty, however its nice to have a fridge and a sink. I stayed in the 8 mixed dorm room and the bathroom didnt really lock, but it was assumed that someone is using the bathroom when it is closed. Over all with the amount you are paying, you get what you get, nothing fancy, nothing bad.
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- Female, 18-24
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