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Reviewed 23 April 2016

We were looking for relatively inexpensive accommodation so at 64 euros per night this was ok. It is relatively isolated from town but fine if you have a vehicle, and close to the monasteries. The owners are friendly enough, but persistent with wanting to know if you want to eat there. Rooms are basic but were ok for us. Wifi...

Thank Craig A
Cairns, Australia
Reviewed 18 April 2016

The guesthouse is about 4 km out of town. Great views and the rooms are clean and tidy. The price is also reasonable. My wife and I have travelled extensively and have never come across an owner of accommodation like Costas. He is very opinionated and is not always correct, rude and likes to touch you which is wrong in...

Thank leanneandtony
New York City, New York
Reviewed 7 February 2016

We chose this guesthouse because it was close to the monasteries. We took a taxi to get there (cost only about 6 euroes) after a train ride to Kalampaka. The owner offered to take us to the first monastery by motorcycle free of charge the next morning and we had a good time climbing the monasteries and walked back to...

Thank Li Z
Reviewed 25 September 2015

We (two people) arrived there in the evening looking for a place to stay over night. We had seen an offer on booking.com for 34 € per night, including breakfast. However, as we were there we wanted to see first what it looks like. The owner showed us a room which did not look great but would have been ok...

2Thank marius8at
Reviewed 13 August 2015

Simple cozy hostel in a quiet place away from the bustle of the city. Easily accessible by private car. Pleasant and helpful owner. The price is not high. Delicious food. Without the luxury. The hostel is located near Meteora, which is very convenient.

Thank Arvydas K
Turin, Italy
Reviewed 2 August 2015

Very well managed, efficient, no frills, direct approach though familair, charming... being there and talking to the manager will make you feel at ease, as if a good friend is telling you about his own experience on the place. Wide, sunny, quiet rooms. Extremely well placed in a countryside area, mid way between the city and the monasteries area.

Thank AndreaTrip
Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 4 June 2015

Beware. Something dramatic has happened between the website publication in 2008 and the present (2015). The current guest house has no resemblance to the web description, quite the contrary. I had a room reserved for two nights, but had to leave after one.

1Thank William K
Reviewed 23 May 2015 via mobile

As every one says in earlyer comment, yes Costas, the hotel manager is a really insistant and special personnage, but for us, it was in a good way. We don't think he meant it to be rude, he is just limited in his english and what you to have the best experience. If what he offers you doesn't please you,...

1Thank Gabriel T
Ismaning, Germany
Reviewed 15 September 2014

We stayed at this place for two nights. First we were impressed by the (still) very fair price for a room, but after arriving we had some difficulties. The host costas is actually a helpful person, but has a quite "difficult" personality. Since the hotel is hard to reach for backpackers without a car he proposed to pick us up...

1Thank Julius9999
Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 10 August 2014

Guesthouse Arsenis has a wonderful location, great for visiting the Meteora Monasteries and close to the town center. Wonderful views of the valley and the great rocks (one with a monastery atop) The family owned Inn was very warm and friendly and met all our needs, very clean, nice food, wifi, great at giving directions. Panos, (who I think may...

Thank Mopheadnel

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The guesthouse "Arsenis" is located in the eastern area of Meteora, in the mid of an olive grove, with fantastic view to the rocks, the thessalian valley and the mountains of Pindos. Fully equipped rooms with A/C, TV, bathroom and WC in each room, central heating, fireplace in the reception, free high speed Internet access, a restaurant and above all traditional greek hospitality and family atmosphere. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Guesthouse Arsenis

Address: | East Road of Meteora, Kalambaka 422 00, Greece
Region: Greece > Thessaly > Trikala Region > Kalambaka
Price Range: ₹ 2,294 - ₹ 3,128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Guesthouse Arsenis 3*
Number of rooms: 16
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“Away from the owner”
leanneandtony, 18 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Get a room that is on the valley side if you want a quieter stay.”
chepalma, 6 Mar 2014 | Read review
“stay away from room 15-16 and 17 --- they are located above the entrance of the pension... near a patio and will have to hear every time Costas takes a ride on his scooter. They also receive sun the entire afternoon.”
its-wat_it_is, 18 Jun 2013 | Read review
“Rooms to the east view St Stefano monastery, rooms to the west look over a lovely hillside - upstairs rooms probably better.”
stefsarah, 10 Jul 2012 | Read review
“If you do want to go to bed, be sure you are direct and ready to immediately get up otherwise you may hang out for longer than you had anticipated.”
Footballgurl12, 25 Apr 2012 | Read review
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