Historic, Grand Mansion on Hydra with Amazing View

From $316 / night



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  • 3 bedrooms
  • 3 bathrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Villa

Bedrooms: 3

Bathrooms: 3

Sleeps: 7

Type: Villa

Historic, Grand Mansion on Hydra with Amazing View

The Stone House is a lovingly-restored 18th-century aristocratic mansion set atop a hillside immediately overlooking the quaint Hydra harbor. It has fabulous views to the sea, village and mountains. A hand-hewn stone wall encloses the main house, a guest cottage, and a series of gardens and terraces. Decorated with original artwork and carefully furnished with antiques and cozy chairs, this private compound is perfect for a couple's romantic getaway or a family's summer vacation.

With three bedrooms and two and a half baths, the property comfortably sleeps seven, or eight if you request our baby crib. The main house contains a living room, dining ...Read more

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Alexis Averbuck

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Historic, Grand Mansion on Hydra with Amazing View
Hydra, Mainland & the Saronic Islands, Greece

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The Stone House property is a 5-10 minutes walk (there are no cars on Hydra!) directly above beautiful Hydra Harbour, Hydra Island. The hillside is incredibly peaceful, and the compound is very private, but within minutes you can be shopping or clubbing in the village, or swimming in the nearby azure swimming coves.

Hydra's bustling harbor is packed with shops, restaurants, and quayside cafes perfect for sipping a leisurely cappuccino and people-watching. Tiny cobblestone lanes and winding limestone staircases crisscross the island's villages. Since there are no cars or scooters, donkeys and carts provide the island's only land transportation.

Long known as a haven for a rich blend of jet-setters, artists, and writers, Hydra also preserves a traditional, quaint way of life that has become increasingly hard to find in Greece's more heavily-touristed islands. The entire island has been preserved as a national monument, and offers unspoilt swimming coves, walking trails and serenity.

More About This Location

Beach or lakeside relaxation, Mountain nearby

Getting There

Nearest ferry port: Hydra Town from Piraeus Port
Nearest airport: Athens, 72 miles
Car is not necessary

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