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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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13 reviews
13 hotel reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friends and I stayed here mid November when the island was quite quiet. Hermes was so clean with excellent wifi and the best owners. Beautiful views and a short walk to town. The walk to the beach is short as well, fair warning, there are a few stairs on the way back up, so if you have an injury... More 

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Thank Sonja L
Scottsdale, Arizona
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Great hotel for the price. The staff was very nice and would try and help us as much as they can. Loved the pool area with the view of the ocean and bar. It's about a 10 minute walk to all of the popular bars in Ios. It is definitely a party island.

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Thank Jackie B
Budapest, Hungary
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11 reviews
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Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Daytime staff were rude and hesitant to help us at all, very unfriendly and a bit arrogant. The rooms were down about 50 stairs and staff were reluctant to help my friend with her bag. The room had zero kitchen facilities besides a fridge, not even a kettle or a cup or spoon. The bathroom stank of sewerage and the... More 

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Thank nikkiberm
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13 reviews
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed at Hermes Hotel for a few days with some girlfriends aged 27-30. For anyone who isn't aware, Ios is a party island so lots of younger travellers looking to party. Location: The hotel is situated halfway between the beach and night clubs/bars. It's ideal to rent a scooter or some form of vehicle as it can be challenging finding... More 

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Thank Teyam B
Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 20 June 2016

Hermes is well situated half way between the town and the beach, a 10 minute walk each way. The accommodation has AMAZING views over the water and is brilliant value. The rooms are clean, Wi-fi is excellent, and it has a great atmosphere. We loved it and plan to return soon.

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Thank Jennybergman
Oslo, Norway
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Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

Great rooms, brilliant service but best of all is the view! The pool is a great place to hang out and meet people. Very reasonably priced! They pick you up from the port- which is perfect.Highly recommend Hermes Hotel and looking forward to going back next summer!!

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Thank krismurphnor
Vancouver, Canada
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99 reviews
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Reviewed 15 October 2015

Loved the pool, loved the views, loved the rooms, loved the experience. This was our first stop on a Greek Island adventure. Really liked visiting the pool and relaxing while looking at the vast views. I wasn't too impressed with the hotel's restaurant though. The food wasn't the best, and the service in the restaurant wasn't anything to write home... More 

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Thank ashley s
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8 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 29 September 2015 via mobile

We stayed in Hermes for 5 nights and absolutely loved it! The view is out of this world and so is the pool! Along with amazing staff that pick you up and drop you off at the ports. Our room was cleaned daily, with an insane view, we slept with the boil any doors wide open all night to catch... More 

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Thank Tegan Phillipa R
North Sydney, Australia
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 9 September 2015

We booked Hermes after reading many great online reviews. We wanted a bit of luxury on our last few nights before heading home. Prior to this we stayed in cheap backpackers and shared rooms. On arrival we were unimpressed, to get to our room we had to carry our bags down a long run of stairs. The room was big... More 

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Thank EuropeABCD
Paris, France
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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 31 August 2015

We did not expect Ios to be such a party Island where teenagers only travel to get drunk and sleep their days off. The hotel was a good deal as far as the transfer from /to the port and the nice view. The rooms look like an orphanage and the were infested by flies! No matter if we locked the... More 

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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
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  • Pool
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  • Restaurant
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hora, perched on the slope of the hill that overlooks the port, is one of the most beautiful villages in the Cyclades, with its whitewashed houses and steep narrow lanes, its small squares and churches. The famous beach of Mylopotas, the largest in Ios with more than one kilometre is 2 km away from Hermes Hotel. In the evening, if you are in for intense moments, visit Hora, and find out for yourself what nightlife in Ios means... ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hermes Hotel

Address: Chora, Greece
Region: Greece > South Aegean > Cyclades > Ios > Chora
Price Range: ₹ 1,379 - ₹ 5,299 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hermes Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 28
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Also Known As:
Hermes Hotel Ios/Chora
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“Look somewhere else.”
 of 5 bubbles EuropeABCD, 8 Sep 2015 | Read review
“All rooms were great with aircon”
 of 5 bubbles 815ellag, 19 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Maybe request a room above the pool - ours was a bit dark under there.”
 of 5 bubbles Melbee103, 9 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Rooms that are away from pool area are quieter as music is played for guests in pool area.”
 of 5 bubbles niamho710, 20 Nov 2014 | Read review
“Email nick about a ocean view room, as there are only a couple that don't but better to be safe then sorry”
 of 5 bubbles lewism81, 17 Sep 2014 | Read review
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