Best hotels and hostels in Hora (Naxos)

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    Traditional Castle House

    There are few more atmospheric lodgings in Naxos than this beautifully restored Venetian house, right in the heart of the kastro. The heavy wooden beams, exposed stone wall and heavy dark-wood furniture blend seamlessly with modern conveniences, the copper pans of the fully equipped kitchen, nautically themed paintings and a playful scattering of traveller paraphernalia.

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    Hotel Grotta

    Located on high ground overlooking the kastro and main town, this excellent family-run hotel has immaculate rooms in soothing creams and baby blues, great sea views from the front, spacious public areas and a cool indoor Jacuzzi area. It’s made even better by the cheerful, attentive atmosphere. A rooftop garden bar and private terraces are extra boons.

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    Venetian Suites

    Hidden in the maze of tiny medieval streets, these are among the most atmospheric of Naxos' lodgings. In spite of the heavy wooden beams, these studio apartments seem light and bright, and bedroom nooks are accessed through medieval stone arches. Mod cons abound, including rain showers and fully equipped kitchenettes and plasma-screen TVs.

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    Nissaki Beach Hotel

    Hard to beat on the island for luxury and locale, Nissaki Beach Hotel offers up a seaside restaurant and gorgeous pool area right on Agios Georgios Beach. The rooms are elegant, with colourful splashes of contemporary art; the suites have large sea-view terraces. A very good breakfast is included in the rates.

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    Hotel Glaros

    Edgy yet homey, simple yet plush, this well-run and immaculate 13-room hotel has a seaside feel in its boutique fit-out. Service is thoughtful, there’s an indoor Jacuzzi, the beach is only a few steps away and it’s adults only. Breakfast is €10. Two-night minimum in July and August.

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    Panos Studios

    Decked out in chic whites and charcoals, these stylish, well-equipped rooms and apartments sit a block back from Agios Georgios Beach and come with undulating headboards and mirrors, as well as kitchenettes and balconies. There are free port and airport transfers and a friendly welcome, including complimentary welcoming wine from the barrel at reception.

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    Xenia Hotel

    Sleek and minimalist, this hotel is in the heart of the action in the old town, close to everything, and the staff are attentive. While the neutral tones and blonde-wood furnishings are not exactly unique, balconies overlook the old town and thick glass keeps the noise out. Superb central location. Restaurants and cafes are right outside the front door.

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    Nikos Verikokos Studios

    Friendly Nikos maintains immaculate rooms in the heart of the old town, and is handy to everything. Some have balconies and sea views, all have little kitchenettes. It offers port pickup with prearrangement. A rooftop veranda provides further vistas.

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    Hotel Galini

    A nautical theme lends this superfriendly, family-run place loads of character. Updated, spacious rooms have small balconies, plus some rooms have creative decor fashioned from seashells and driftwood. The location is first rate – close to the old town and the beach – and the breakfast is hearty. Prices drop significantly outside high season.

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    Pension Sofi

    Run by members of the friendly Koufopoulos family, guests at Pension Sofi are met with family-made wine or cake and immaculate rooms, each with a freshly renovated bathroom and a basic kitchen. Sofi is a short walk back from the waterfront. Let them know your arrival details for a complimentary pickup at the port. Rates halve out of high season.

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    Despina’s Rooms

    Fronted by a sign featuring a buxom mermaid, Despina has been renting simple, comfy rooms for more than 50 years, and they’re a steal. Tucked away in the heart of Kastro (reached with a climb), some have sea views. Rooms on the roof terrace are popular despite their smaller size. There’s a communal kitchen.

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    Ippokampos Beachfront Hotel

    Part of a stylish, all-white beachfront complex that includes a restaurant-bar, this nine-room hotel offers accommodation kitted out with a dash of panache. Cheaper economy rooms are smaller but some have sea views. All share a fab terrace, and the gorgeous beach is right outside your door.