Disabled Person Holiday Discussions

Are you disabled or know someone who is? What are your experiences of hotels and resorts as a disabled person?
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Aish
I have copied this to the Greece forum as well so please check both forums :) Hopefully we will get the advice you need :)
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Hi Aish.
We visited Zante in 2008, stayed in Tsilivi.
My wife has mobility issues and uses a wheelchair.
Tsilivi in itself is nice enough, but not suitable for anyone with walking difficulties.
The main area has no pavement and has a few nasty/blind corners.
The kerbs are ridiculously high and some of the shops have no access for wheelchairs.

We eventually had to be moved to another location, Kalamaki.
Which was a self-catering complex and suitable for our needs.

Now i cannot comment on Zante as a whole, but Tsilivi was not for us.
Hope you find something suitable.
Jim
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Thanks Jimmy

Will avoid Tsilivi so. Where did you stay in Kalamaki?
Was it easier to get around?
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Hi Aish, we stayed in the Macedonia Hotel. http://www.macedoniahotel.gr/
The place itself was flat, and we had a disabled room. Plenty room for the wheelchair.
As it was self catering there is a 20 min walk to the town for food, although there is a food bar in the hotel.
Easier to get around than Tsilavi.
The flight path is within touching distance overhead :really
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