The guesthouse is a family-run business and the family that owns it is absolutely lovely and extremely friendly, always happy to help or even just chat. Breakfast was a large spread including local produce (some home-made), and the rooms comfortable and tastefully furnished. They also had balconies (ours with a view towards the mountains). Parking and internet were free, and tea (usually with something homemade) was on offer in the afternoons. There were also signs to it from the edge of town, which was helpful.
"Ancient history, walking and sea at your doorstep!"
If you wish to be surrounded by friendliness, comfort and luxury, then this is the hotel to stay in. We were made so welcome from the word go. The ambience is homely, quiet and totally relaxing. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay of half board for 3 nights. Variety of food and wine are extensive and so tasty. Its position on a hill top, not too far from the main road, surrounded by beautifully landscaped gardens and vineyard, is idyllic. Fantastic museums at Vergina and Pella display 'gobsmacking' artefacts! Lovely views abound. No time for sitting on the attractive beaches, just on the stunning hotel patio! Don't miss this experience!!
Tony from Hampshire, England
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Fantastic! I had a wonderful stay at Hotel Diaz. The Beautiful rolling countryside and coastline reminicent of North Yorkshire on a rare hot day! I made new friends! :)
However, the village is somewhat isolated unless you have access to a car. The slow pace may well suit some.
Unfortunately, the local railway servicing the smaller villages was abandoned some 15 years ago, in favour of the high-speed intercity railway, which is limited to servicing major towns and cites only. The bus service cannot replace the value of rail travel. With parallel to the disasterous mistake the British government made in the 1960's. (See: " The Dr. Beeching Report".)
This lack of funding for local transport can only cripple the economy.
The now defunct village station of Mykrygialos stands proudly as a recent relic of a bygone age.
Though once you find transport, you will unlock a tremendous trip from the coast to Mount Olympus and beyond.
We just spent 3 nights at this delightful and charming hotel. The location was perfect for day trips to Pella, Vergina, Dion and the moving small site of Aristotle's School where he taught Alexander the Great. The hotel staff could not have been kinder or more helpful. Our room was spacious, quiet and comfortable not to mention immaculately clean. Breakfast each day was delicious and well prepared. We had one evening meal in the restaurant which was also very good. Nice selection of local wines.
Carol from UK
Benefiting from a superb location in the Greek mountains, the 3 star Deluxe Boutique Hotel> Palea Poli Naousa. This unique …More
Having looked at the pictures I had high hopes from this hotel but unfortunately it was a let down mainly because the minute we arrived we were told that none of the close by restaurants/bars even the hotel pool were open as the season doesnt start until 20th May.... but we were never told about this when we made the booking!!!
Staff were friendly but could had to call them for service everytime we needed to order something even thought the bar or restaurant was empty.
Having said that Costas the Bar Manager was fantastic and knew what he was doing.
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