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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a great hotel! Built to be perfect in the last century - still wonderful today! We had a glorious view from our room - there were kayaks waiting on the beach - great swimming - a lovely diving deck into pristine water - an easy walk to restaurants and the bus stop! Lovely staff and a super friendly and...

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautifully situated hotel, great sandy beach, rocky headlands for snorkelling, and swimming. Great for walking. Hotel has canoes you can use, lovely views from sunny balcony, friendly helpful staff, nice pool. Food was great and some good restaurants within easy walking distance. Thanks for really good memories.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here in September for a wedding. We loved this place and will definitely be back. This is not a run of the mill resort where you get robot like staff that don't care about their work. From our first email enquiry to our last goodbyes we were treated brilliantly. We especially enjoyed the fact this was a family...

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 October 2016

We stayed at the Platys Gialos in September for what should have been 5 nights, but due to the Ferry Strikes we had to stay another 2 nights... it was no hardship at all, even though it did mean that we didn't get to see Santorini which was the island which first attracted us to the Cyclades. This hotel is...

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Staying at this hotel is a charm ! Directly on the beach, you can spend hours on a transat, or on the terrace, or in the pool with view on the sea ... good breakfast in the morning, nice rooms decorated with taste. A/C, balcony ... everything you need ! On top of that, the staff is caring and friendly....

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Stamford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 September 2016

We stayed here for 2 weeks in September in room 19 and would recommend this hotel. It suited us as it was in a great location, well appointed and spotlessly clean. The hotel is at one end of the bay with a terrace giving a view along the long sandy beach with the restaurants, bars, pottery shops and small villas...

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Southern Pines, North Carolina
Reviewed 15 September 2016

The hotel and grounds are beautiful, spotlessly clean and many places to sit outside to enjoy the beach. However, the management is completely unprofessional. We booked in March for September. 10 days before our arrival I emailed to confirm--2 emails and no answer. So I called them from the US to confirm. Then from Athens we called again to tell...

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Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Truly loved this hotel. What it is / has: - extremely clean - likely the nicest verandah you've spent time on - very personal and human What it isn't: - a hotel with extremely professional but cold service The proprietors and staff will assist you in any way they can, but in their own time. This is part of the...

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Tivon
Reviewed 16 July 2016

Me and my wife spent 5 days at this hotel in Platys Gialos bay, and we felt at home. The hotel manager, Mr Dimitris, gave us the best services you can imaging. We received more than we expected. Every time he took care what we want or advices. The staff also are very kind and minute after you order something...

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Thessaloniki, Greece
Reviewed 28 June 2016

A great choice for Sifnos at one of the best beaches of the island.Platys Gialos is probably one of the best places to relax,enjoy the sun and the greek hospitality. Great location,very helpful owners,great breakfast

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Platys Gialos was built from the Greek government as a Xenia from one of the most known Greek architects Mr.Aris Konstantinidis. In 1971 our family bought this hotel renovated many times and still operating it until today without destroying it's character and spirit. Xenia was built by the Greek government in the early 60s in order to attract and develop tourism in Greece. The most ideal spots were chosen and this is basically our main advantage.We are offering relaxing holidays by the beach just meters away seas crystal water. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Platys Gialos

Address: Platis Yialos, Greece
Region: Greece > South Aegean > Cyclades > Sifnos > Platis Yialos
Price Range: $152 - $257 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 26
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Platys Gialos Sifnos/Platis Yialos
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“Ground floor for a morning dip!”
 of 5 bubbles L1875MEannw, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We liked the ground floor rooms as you could walk straight out onto the terrace but one wasn't any better than others.”
 of 5 bubbles Lou4Moo, 14 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Sea view rooms are perfect”
 of 5 bubbles VayaSyr, 28 Jun 2016 | Read review
“We loved our room with a balcony and great view of the bay, water, and surrounding hills.”
 of 5 bubbles analogjeff, 16 Sep 2015 | Read review
“direct access to the beach in lower suites.”
 of 5 bubbles petrosb715, 15 Sep 2015 | Read review
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