Hydras Chromatas (from €185–€195/night)1BR / 2BR / Hydra Town
€185–€195/night A/c, fully eqipped kitchen, satellite TV, iron & board, hairdryer, Wi-Fi
Located in the heart of Hydra Town, this recently and masterfully renovated 19th-century, three-level whitewashed stone house offers three completely independent and private apartments, accommodating three, six, or eight guests. Each is totally unique in its layout, design, and character, blending traditional and modern aesthetics.
Azure Apartment (1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2): About 80 square meters (860 square feet), Azure Apartment occupies the upper level of the house, boasts wonderful views of the elegant Hydra town, the clock tower and the harbor. Entrance to the apartment is through a marble staircase leading to an open plan living/dining area and kitchen surrounded with windows, overlooking a picturesque terraced step street from on side, the town of Hydra and the harbor and the sea to the other side. The interior decoration and styling in light blue, grey and earth tones, carefully fuses elegance and comfort, with beautiful fabrics and antique traditional furniture, creating an inviting and relaxing atmosphere, which combines traditional chic, with contemporary luxury facilities. The living area is equipped with LCD TV (Satellite), DVD Player and sound system. The living area opens to a very spacious marble floor terrace, which commands wonderful uninterrupted views of the amphitheatrically built town of Hydra and its harbor, rare for a property of its location. The terrace, furnished with comfortable and elegant furniture, sun-loungers and a dining table sitting up to 6 people, shaded by an over sized umbrella, is ideal for outdoor entertaining and convivial gatherings. Next to the living area there is a small hallway leading to a guest WC and to the spacious double bedroom with ensuite bathroom with Jacuzzi shower facilities. The bedroom has wonderful views of Hydra town. This bright and airy apartment is ideal for a couple looking for a romantic getaway or for a small family and can accommodate up to 3 guests.
Ochre Apartment (2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4): About 120 square meters (1,292 square feet), Ochre Apartment occupies the lower level of the house, sleeping up to 6 guests. The apartment is built around a lovely courtyard (“avli”) paved with “Dokos Red” stones and rough marble, and planted with flowers, Greek fragrant herb shrubs such as lavender, thyme and jasmine as well as olive and lemon trees. The courtyard is ideal for al fresco dining, as it is furnished with teak dining table seating up to 8 guests. The interior has contemporary functionality with modern amenities, yet retaining island’s traditional style, subtly decorated in beige and touches of ochre and earth-tone colors in soft furnishing. Entering the apartment, there is an open space living/dining area with comfortable sofas and armchairs, equipped with LCD TV (Satellite), DVD Player and sound system. Descending two steps, there is a modern fitted kitchen fully equipped. The kitchen has also access to the courtyard. Next to the kitchen a small hallway, leads to the guest WC and to a spacious double bed bedroom, with ensuite bathroom with Jacuzzi shower facilities and French windows leading to the courtyard. On the left hand side of the living room there is the second bedroom, with en-suite bathroom with Jacuzzi shower facilities and view to the courtyard as well. This bedroom has twin beds, which can be joined to a double bed by a special mattress topper. Ochre apartment is ideal for a family or a small group of friends.
Olive Apartment (2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4): About 110 square meters (1,180 square feet), Olive Apartment occupies the first level of the house, is an airy and light apartment that enjoys great views of the amphitheatrically built Hydra town and can sleep up to 6 guests. Entry to the apartment is through a wooden staircase passing through a lovely courtyard (“avli”) paved with “Dokos Red” stones and rough marble, and planted with flowers, Greek fragrant herb shrubs such as lavender, thyme and jasmine as well as olive and lemon trees. There is a main open plan living/dining area with a well-equipped kitchen. The spacious living area is stylishly decorated in olive and neutral tones with comfortable sofas and armchairs, equipped with LCD TV (Satellite), DVD Player and sound system. An antique closet with the full-size mirror as well as old brass pots and pans add to the traditional and eclectic style of this apartment, creating a uniquely welcoming and warm atmosphere which blends with Hydra’s authentic character. The living area opens to a furnished balcony ideal to enjoy a morning cup of coffee or an evening glass of wine, overlooking the town of Hydra. Next to the kitchen a small hallway, leads to a spacious double bed bedroom, with ensuite bathroom with Jacuzzi shower facilities and window overlooking a quiet street with terraced steps. Next to the bedroom there is a small storage closet and a guest WC. The hall way leads to the second bedroom which also has en-suite bathroom with Jacuzzi shower facilities. This bedroom has twin beds, which can be joined to a double bed by a special mattress topper. French windows lead to a lovely terrace with marble floor furnished with comfortable armchairs, where guests can relax in total comfort whilst taking in the panoramic views across Hydra town and its mountains. This bedroom also has its own entrance from the street. Olive apartment can accommodate up to 6 guests and is ideal for a family with older children or a small group of friends.
Before you arrive, the apartments will be cleaned and the beds will be made. Maid service will be available twice a week and change of linen once a week. Further domestic help can be arranged for an extra charge.
No smoking inside the apartments please.