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“Cavo bianco” 5 of 5 bubbles
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Cavo Bianco
Ranked #5 of 77 Hotels in Kamari
Certificate of Excellence
Boston, Massachusetts
1 review
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“Cavo bianco”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2014 via mobile

My name is Jessica and I am a reporter for the Boston globe.I just want to say good job to the stuff they are so polite and nice people. The whey greeted me what's sow nice.
Also the food by xristo the chef wow not bad at all it was amasing and magnificent. I true le beautiful nice job xristo all be back for more for sure. I also enjoyed the Service by dimitris Aggelos Alex giota vaso.
I am really happy that i chose cavo bianco.
Definitely a five star hotel
Good work
Like they say in greece pola bravo!

Stayed August 2014, travelled on business
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    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 bubbles
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2014

I travelled with my two children (aged 11 and 8) and the hotel made us feel so welcome from the moment we arrived. Two great swimming pools - small but never ever crowded. Lovely sun beds and good sun loungers always available.
We had an upgrade to a junior suite which was heavenly - our own jacuzzi on the balcony and a sea view. I couldn't fault anything with the hotel. Everybody was friendly, the staff were fantastic and the food was also good quality and value in the hotel restaurant. Good buffet breakfast. I would highly recommend this place and we will go again next summer.

  • Stayed July 2014, travelled with family
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Barnoldswick, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2014

We new it was newly refurbished and was a little worried that not everything would be finished in time, but we were over the moon when we arrive, Vicky the receptionist made us feel relaxed and welcome as soon as we walked through the door. The room was just brilliant. We lounged around the small but adequate pools, sleeping in the shade as it was hot hot hot. We wondered down the hill to the beach (ask for towels from reception for the beach). You have to pay for the sun loungers on the beach but some are cheaper than others ranging from 5€ to 9€ for two for the day. The beach and sea is so clean, I'd suggest buying some beach shoes as it's hard getting in and out and the black sand is hot. Eating and drinking can be expensive on the sea front however, next door to the hotel there is a really good and cheap, the cheapest best restaurants are on the hill from the hotel. The mini bar in the room is around the same price as you'd pay in a bar, but we bought water and put them in the fridge. We also highly recommend you rent a quad for 24 hrs we toured the whole island, we also did the traditional boat trip at sun set which was lovely just 8 of us. Overall it was an amazing week I've never been some where that I've felt as safe walking round as I did there. Can't wait to return will rebook this hotel.

Room Tip: We managed to get the superior double which was just perfect for the two of us.
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  • Stayed July 2014, travelled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2014

My new husband and I stayed at Cavo Biano for about a week towards the end of June, so this review is long overdue. We immediately found the entire staff to be very friendly and welcoming. Our luggage did not arrive in Santorini when we did, so the staff volunteered to call the airport as many times as we wanted to check the status of our bags (which luckily came the next morning. Another plus here is the 10 min drive to the airport since we had to go and fetch our luggage).

The rooms are a good size, very clean, and airy. The continental breakfast was also incredible! I have had other European continental breakfasts that consist of MUCH less so we were pleasantly surprised. We were also impressed that the breakfast was offered until as late as 10:30; in many hotels they close up shop much earlier.

We loved the location of the hotel, because it wasn't right on the beach, yet it was extremely close. Walking along the boardwalk, we noticed that the pool-goers at the hotels along the beach had almost no privacy. The two pools as Cavo Biano were very private! The hotel is also a very short walk from the bus stop (coach buses with A/C) to get to to Fira or Oia.

The two "bartenders," Orestis and Dimitris (I use quotes because they actually do much more than tend bar) were very friendly as well.

I would absolutely recommend Cavo Biano to anyone looking to stay near the beach in Santorini; we both felt so lucky to have found this place!

Room Tip: 124 was the master suite, I believe. It's huge! It overlooks the bar/breakfast area with its t...
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  • Stayed June 2014, travelled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Banbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2014

Both my Girlfriend and i LOVED this hotel...

Never been to the Greek isles previously and had no Idea what to expect from the place, the people or the hotel.

What we wanted was a place where we could soak up the sun and de-stress, somewhere that had a comfortable, romantic feel whilst being a bit boutiqe-ey and with some mod cons. We also wanted to be close to some night life and a beach.......Not a lot to ask for right? lol

Within hours of arriving we decided we were in Paradise. We had found a simply fantastic little hotel close to everything we would need for the two weeks. We had picked the perfect place to relax and enjoy what Santorini had to offer.

The bedrooms are Minimalist. Stylish and concise with plenty of room and always impeccably kept by housekeeping. The beds and pillows were out of this world as was the air-conditioning which was definitely needed. Wireless internet throughout and a large wall mounted flat-screen TV are there for the tech savy....just bring a usb full of movies and you are laughing.

Waking up in the morning, you are greeted by a seemingly never ending supply of fresh breakfast delicacies from fruit, toast and cereal to cooked eggs and bacon and a few Greek special items too, all prepared by the indefatigable and charming young chef xristos who went out of his way to make us an extra special breakfast one morning.

There are two small pools perfectly sized for the hotel and beautifully thought out with four post outside beds and underwater fairy light effects at night-time.

The Best thing for both of us were the staff: Vicki who welcomed us warmly and was very professional but couldn't belie a cheeky nature.

Giotta (pronounced Yotta) our Prigibissa, also on front desk was so helpful and friendly and an absolute pleasure to talk to...a real lovely human being with a heart of gold..

And then there were Legendary Dimitris and the young ninja of pool shots Orrestes(sorry don't know how to spell it) , were both the friendliest, funniest and yet hard-working barmen/waiters i have ever known. Always happy to help and often were happy and willing to go above and beyond to make our stay fun and happy.

All in all i cant recommend this lovely place enough and i cant commend and thank the people who work there and without whom our holiday would not have been half as good.

Thank you Cavo Bianco

Andy and Kasia

Room Tip: The spa rooms looked amazing
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  • Stayed July 2014, travelled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2014 via mobile

We had a great time, but it's a 4-star, not a 5-star hotel. It's only a few months old so everything has that lovely "new" feel. The lobby and pool areas are beautiful and comfortable. The rooms are going for that white chic minimalist style that one tends to associate with a Greek Isle. However, the rooms are missing the nuances that give the rooms class or character. The sheets are stiff and the blankets are the furry fleece variety and aren't covered with a second sheet. The hotel should extend its style from the common spaces to the rooms and upgrade the linens and toiletries. The service is friendly, but not seamless the way it is at 5-star hotels.

We stayed for three nights and for our first night we were upgraded to a suite. This was obviously a sweet gesture, but the suite had a set of slippery stairs between the bed and the bathroom. The stairs didn't have a night time light setting so we had to turn on the main lights to avoid an accidental injury (and we're in our 30s!). I also don't like changing rooms mid-stay because it's always a hassle. We packed up our suitcases and then when we checked out of the suite, our room wasn't ready yet. It also had two twin beds pushed together. The hotel did fix this by remaking the two beds into one with foam and sheets. However, Cavo B, you should upgrade guests for their entire stay or at least make the room change seamless.

Breakfast is a fresh buffet and it was delicious. It would be good if it was offered until 11am--I like to sleep later on my beach holidays. Also, the staff should be more responsive to providing coffee if they didn't want me helping myself.

The pool area was beautiful with comfortable cabanas and nice towels. The pool was small but beautiful and it glittered at night.

The hotel is in a great location--about 5 minutes walk to the beach and restaurants.

The hotel transfer from the airport was €20 which was aggravating because it's a 10 minute drive. However, we learned that everyone charges tourists €20 to go anywhere on the island which we thought was wrong. The taxi the hotel arranged for us was €20 from Kamari to our next hotel in the cliffs and the driver picked up some random local on the way. The random guy paid €5 and we still had to pay €20... Completely infuriating!

Anyway, overall we feel like the hotel was a good pick for the price even though it fell a bit short of expectations in some areas.

Stayed July 2014, travelled as a couple
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2014 via mobile

Amazing is definitely an understatement. From the moment we arrived to the day we left, the service has been immaculate. This is the best place to stay if your in Santorini. We were given a map and an overview of things to do on the island which came in handy. We were able to plan ahead which saved us time to also relax and enjoy the company of the staff, pool and bar. If you have a question the staff are always willing to help.
We will definitely be back!

Stayed July 2014, travelled with friends
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Property: Cavo Bianco
Address: Kamari 84700, Greece (Formerly Astro Hotel)
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Region: Greece > South Aegean > Cyclades > Santorini > Kamari
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Kamari
#3 Luxury Hotel in Kamari
#5 Family Hotel in Kamari
#6 Romantic Hotel in Kamari
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:5 star — Cavo Bianco 5*
Number of rooms: 43
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Cavo Bianco Resort combines beauty with pleasure, breathtaking surroundings with exceptional facilities, high class accommodation with impeccable service. If you wish for luxurious holidays at an elegant, stylish environment with a traditional touch, then Cavo Bianco Resort is the place for you. It combines luxury and style with modern amenities. ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
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Cavo Bianco Santorini/Kamari

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