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Athens, Greece
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Rex hotel is a beautiful little hotel in a very convenient place in the central square of kalamata. It is not on the seashore but perfect for those on a business trip, or willing to be close to shops, restaurants,cafes and the old part of town. Its location allows for foot discovery of the city.

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Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Beautiful room, with 3 patio doors to this huge marble balcony on 2 sides of the hotel. The view is beautiful. Prestige from another era, nice stay and the included buffet style breakfast offers a nice variety. If you drive, find a free parking spot on a side street. You can get a free parking card for the night from...

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Athens, Greece
Reviewed 27 June 2016

This is a charming old school hotel in a neoclassical building. It is located centrally in the city (helpfully opposite a great taverna - see my other reviews). It retains a touch of its former glamour with high ceilings, lots of wood and nice balconies with (in some cases) great views. Our room was charming with a wonderful view, good...

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Athens, Greece
Reviewed 5 May 2016

The only good thing about this hotel is its location! It is located centrally, right on the main market street, which is a pedestrian street. The service of the Front Office (only the evening shift) was also very kind and helpful. Apart from this, the breakfast variety definitely needs expansion and the rooms are rather moderate. The building itself is...

Thank touristas97
Mykonos, Greece
Reviewed 19 August 2015

Located in the heart of the town, smart and with respect renovated classic beautiful building. A great variety of local goodies for breakfast, polite, flexible and discreet personnel, internet on every floor. Smart prices, highly recommended.

1Thank AlexandrosP589
Athens, Greece
Reviewed 16 April 2015

The neoclassical building that houses Rex hotel is standing downtown Kalamata city on a pedestrian area with many shops and cafes. The location is extremely convenient since the visitor is in walking distance from the Archeological Museum and temple of Agioi Apostoloi and of course if someone feels like walking a bit more the harbor is not very far. Staff...

1Thank Katerina A
Kalamata, Greece
Reviewed 20 December 2014

Very good, comfortable hotel which is located in the centre of the Kalamata. Ideal for the new part of the city as well as the old & just a short walk to the sites and the twice weekly market. Would not hesitate to stay there again.

1Thank Babs5319
Sarnia, Canada
Reviewed 24 September 2014

Room was nice a spacious. Bathroom was larger than other hotels I had stayed. Bed was firm and sheets were very clean. Wifi worked well. Air conditioning could have been better. Took long time to cool room. Staff were very pleasant and willing to accommodate any of our requests.

1Thank kiddrd
Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 21 September 2014

Hotel REX is a little hotel, very closely located to the historical center with all its restaurant and bars. Don't expect an international 4star hotel with all the shine and glimmer... Hotel REX is still very much retro, but not in a bad but rather charming way. The elevator takes ages to close its old doors, the keys are still...

Thank Marc H
Reviewed 1 September 2014

OK - back on the road exploring Greece. A couple of things to point out before we start - Greece is busting at the seams this summer with plenty of hotels showing above 90% occupancy, something which, over many years we have not seen. Part of the reason we feel is the unrest in the Middle East which has caused...

Thank Philip G

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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
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  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Breakfast Available

Additional Information about Hotel Rex

Address: 26 Aristomenous, Kalamata 241 33, Greece
Region: Greece > Peloponnese > Messenia Region > Kalamata
Price Range: ₹ 4,992 - ₹ 7,649 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Rex 4*
Number of rooms: 44
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#8 Luxury Hotel in Kalamata
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“prefer the higher floors for view and quiet”
708Nina, 22 Jan 2017 | Read review
“top floor for seaview”
AlexandrosP589, 19 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Better not to choose a room over the pedestrian area cause it might be a bit noisy.”
19katerinaa, 15 Apr 2015 | Read review
“book early and ask for a front room - all have balconies”
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567philipg, 1 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Just don't.”
Grettascacchi, 19 May 2014 | Read review
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