Glorious Peleys Castle Hotel, Magnesia
|Vyzitsa, 37010, Milies, Magnesia, Thessaly, GREECE.|
Description: Glorious Peleys Castle HotelDiscover the taste of paradise at this idyllic 18th Century chateau in Vizitsa, located on the best part of Pelion mountain. This very green area combines forested hills with sandy beaches and the blue sea only a 12 minute drive away. So you can ski in the winter at the nearby Ski Center (40 km.), or spend the summer on the beaches just 10 km. away.
This magnificent Castle-Hotel hidden from the outside world earned European Community's award for Architecture and is protected as a monument. The castle retains original features such as an escape exit, gates, and a turret. King Peleys (Achilles' father, the famous hero of Troy in Homer's Iliad) reigned over this imposing mountain.
Enjoy a candlelight dinner accompanied by the Glorious white/red wine in a rich restaurant setting in the romantic garden atmosphere. Listen to Anna's (Stereopoulos' daughter) piano compositions under the starry Greek sky. Breakfast is always plentiful, varied, and tasty. The Stereopoulos family, with their warm friendship, will be delighted to invite you to this aristocratic Castle-Hotel with a hospitality of bygone days.
Type of rooms: Glorious Peleys Castle HotelThree Triple rooms, two Double suites and six Double rooms, each individually furnished with antiques and lovingly restored.
Additional information: Glorious Peleys Castle Hotel
There is ample parking outside, just 10 metres from the hotel. A car can be rented upon request.
Air conditioning is not usually needed, but is available upon request. Sauna, Jacuzzi, library, videos, board games, chess, a piano bar, and a stone fireplace are also available.
Diving 10 km.
Number of rooms: 11
Official category: 5 stars.
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 1791/1991.
Period of closure: Open all year.
Languages spoken: Greek, English.Smoking policy: No preferences.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, MasterCard, Visa. Diners not accepted.
Restaurant closed: Open upon request.
Nearest airport: Thessaloniki - 200 km.