Cephalonia Palace

Lixouri, Greece

83 reviews
Poorly located with subpar rooms. Vibe is not too good. Great pool.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Bathtub
    • Radio
    • Bathroom
    • Safe
    • Internet Access
    • Shower
    • Fridge
    • Hairdryer
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Air conditioning (centrally regulated)
    • Balcony/Terrace
    • Minibar
  • Facility
    • Medical Assistance
    • WLAN access
    • Bar(s)
    • Laundry Service
    • Playground
    • Hotel Room Safe
    • Air conditioning
    • Conference Room
    • Kids Club
    • Public Internet Access
  • Food
    • Breakfast Buffet
    • Breakfast Served
    • Children's Pool
    • Sun terrace
    • Swimming Pool
    • Horse Riding
    • Aerobics
    • Tennis
    • Paddle Boats
    • Beach Volleyball
    • Number of Pools
    • Pool bar
    • Ping Pong
    • Billiards/Snooker
28200 Lixouri Cephalonia


This attractive hotel is located only a short walk from Xi beach and its red sand, which the island is famous for. It is about 6 km to the second largest town on the island, Lixoúri, which is home to countless shops, restaurants, bars and pubs. Guests are recommended to take a bus or taxi there.


A lobby and a reception are available to guests. The hotel offers various services and facilities, including a safe, a restaurant, a bar, a TV room, a laundry service, a conference room and a coin-operated laundry, for a comfortable and relaxing stay. Wireless internet access is available to travellers in the public areas. Guests can buy daily essentials at the supermarket. Travellers can buy souvenirs at the gift shop. The grounds of the accommodation feature a playground and an attractive garden.


Each of the rooms is appointed with air conditioning and a bathroom. A balcony is included as standard in most rooms, offering additional space for relaxation. Some of the accommodation units feature a side-on sea view. A double bed ensures a good night's sleep. Cots and extra beds are available. A safe and a minibar are also available. Additional features include a fridge, a mini fridge and a tea/coffee station. Other features include a telephone, a TV and a radio. Slippers are laid out in each of the rooms. The bathroom offers convenient facilities including a shower. A hairdryer and bathrobes are provided for everyday use. As a special feature in the bathrooms, guests enjoy cosmetic products. Special family rooms are available for families with children.


The establishment offers an outdoor pool and a children's pool. A terrace, sun loungers and parasols are available. There is also a poolside snack bar. A variety of sporting activities, such as tennis, beach volleyball, archery and horse riding, or for a fee, bocce, are offered at the hotel. With aquafit, or for a fee, water skiing, windsurfing, paddle boating, banana boat rides, canoeing and sailing, fans of water sports will have plenty of options to choose from. The accommodation offers a wide range of indoor sporting activities, for example a gym, bowling and yoga, or for a fee, table tennis, billiards and darts. Activity coordinators at the establishment organise an entertainment programme for adults and children.


Half board is bookable. Guests can choose to book options such as breakfast, lunch or dinner. Staff are also happy to provide vegetarian dishes. The hotel also offers snacks. The show cooking is a particular attraction. Alcohol-free drinks and alcoholic beverages are offered.


The following credit cards are accepted at the accommodation: VISA and MasterCard.


  • Pool
    "Great pool"

    "Great pool."

  • Cleanliness


  • Value for money
    "Fairly good value for money"

    All inclusive package. Free internet.

    "Fairly good value for money."

  • Breakfast
    "Breakfast is average"

    "Breakfast is average."

  • Service
    "Service is adequate"

    Staff friendly. Chefs work very hard. There was no hotel entertainment.

    "Service is friendly and professional but overall average."

  • Comfort

    Quiet family hotel. Bathrooms quite small. TV was tiny.


  • Vibe
    "Vibe is not too good"

    "Vibe is not too good." "Hotel could use some updating."

  • Food
    "Food could be better"

    Terrible food.

    "Food and menu are not highly reviewed."

  • Room
    "Room needs to be improved"

    No safe in the room. Bathrooms quite small. TV was tiny.

    "Rooms in need of an update."

  • Location
    "Location is inconvenient"

    Dont have access by car. Dont have shops in the area.

    "Location is inconvenient."