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West Midlands
Reviewed 30 August 2008

I was placed in this hotel as part of a package deal with Thomas Cook. On arriving at the hotel at 4am we were greeted by an old greek man who barely spoke any English. He gave us the key to the room and simply pointed in its general direction. On entering the room (something out of a 70's horror...

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bristol
Reviewed 7 August 2008

Just spent a week at the Helena....But not good !!!!! I can appreciate that it is cheap to stay there But, we NEVER had one warm shower it was Freezing water every night. The Cleaning staff are all Bulgarian and it is the same staff serving your breakfast in the morning in the same uniform that they done the cleaning...

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wales
Reviewed 27 July 2008

The place should be condemed! The cockroaches had better maners than the staff! On arrival to the hotel Helena, we were asked if we wanted Air con, and that it would be a 100euro for 2 weeks. I asked about the description and said that it was advertised as part of the price. Helena, the owner said we would have...

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ipswich
Reviewed 4 July 2008

We have just come back from the helena which is in a great location close to beach,shops, bars and restaurants. if you just want somewhere to sleep and get changed in then thats ok if you want anything else dont go there.As usual you have to check out by 12.00 mid day and we did not leave for the airport...

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Scotland
Reviewed 26 June 2008

We booked these apartments because they were so central and the brochure said air conditioning was included. The first bit is true but don't be fooled - air conditioning cost £100 extra!! The hotel is like something from the 70s - never updated!! The pool area is filthy and the water was never checked or cleaned. We were self catering...

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england
Reviewed 8 May 2008

From cockroaches in the lift, inedible food, unending building noise and indifferent staff, the Helena has to be one of the worst anywhere. The only plus is its location - handy for the beach, a do-able walk from the gorgeous Old Town and plenty of decent eateries on the doorstep. Bed linen was changed just once in two weeks, the...

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London
Reviewed 11 August 2007

Just spend two weeks at Helena with my family - the staff on the whole were quite friendly, however, the hotel is in need of refurbishment - a good lick of paint, new furniture in the rooms and poolside area. The hotel is in a great location - set in the New Town and only a short walking distance to...

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Darlington
Reviewed 14 March 2007

This hotel was billed as a "small, friendly hotel" and it was accurate on both counts. What the brochure didn't state though was just how poor the hotel is. The corridors were narrow and gloomy with yellowing paint and the rows of featureless doors leading to the bedrooms reminded us rather more of a prison block than a hotel. The...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated at a distance of 100m from the beach, close to the Medieval Town & the harbor, the HELENA is a modern fully-renovated hotel disposing 95 rooms all with balcony, TV, A/C, fridge, hair dryer, safety box. The hotel's Snack Bar-Cafe offers its services 24h, with a wide satellite TV, internet stations and free wireless internet. A swimming pool with a sunny terrace is also available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Helena

Address: 78 Griva Street, Rhodes Town 85100, Greece
Region: Greece > South Aegean > Dodecanese > Rhodes > Rhodes Town
Price Range: ₹ 3,565 - ₹ 18,263 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 95
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Also Known As:
Helena Hotel Rhodes Town
Hotel Helena Rhodes/Rhodes Town
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Avoid room 17 if you are suicidal and decide to go.”
  • Toilet in the dark
  • Outside of the balcony
  • No shelves anywhere
  • Tunnel bathroom
 of 5 bubbles razvanp354, 26 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the 4th and 5th floors are better - noise from the street is lower and the view is better.”
 of 5 bubbles eleonorab565, 14 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Always try to select a room with a view... and never settle for the first room you are given, if you are unhappy, you need to let management know why and they should be able to find you another room which is suitable for your needs.”
 of 5 bubbles StavE999, 1 Oct 2013 | Read review
“We only know the room at 5th floor and we were satisfied, heard no critics from other guests.”
 of 5 bubbles iris361, 3 Jun 2013 | Read review
“Rooms with street or pool view.”
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 of 5 bubbles Isisespos, 7 May 2011 | Read review
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