Nicole Haime

Poseidonion Grand Hotel

www.eatthecityny.com
  • Where:Spetses
  • Why:Tati & Alex’s big fat Greek wedding.
  • When:July 2015
  • Who:The whole gang.
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Whizzing by the hotel in my carriage.

Secret hotel side entrance.

Hotel bar – love the tiled floors.

One of the lounges...it has a gorgeous view of the sea.

Nice view of the spa area and spa pool.

Looking down on the courtyard restaurant.

The hotel pool.

The view from my room.

My room.

The boutique.

Loved the details of this staircase and the amazing marbles and tiles found throughout the hotel.

Greeting guests as they arrive to the hotel!

Highs & Lows

  • Staying in a hotel over that is 100 years old is totally amazing. The building, which was recently renovated, was pristine.

  • The service was unreal – I have never encountered a more friendly and helpful staff (especially because I don’t think I saw more than 10 people working at the hotel!).

  • The untouched island of Spetses is the perfect place for a hotel like the Poseidonion Grand Hotel, I couldn’t have asked for a more perfect setting.

  • The food served at the hotel is exactly what you would want – classic, simple, and delicious.

  • The facilities were so unexpected for such a small and historic hotel – the boutique had the best stuff in town, the spa was beautiful and relaxed and the staff was great, the two pools were serene, and the various lounging areas were so well designed!

The Barometer

  • Design

  • Website

  • Environmental Consciousness

  • Night's Sleep

  • Service

  • Amenities

  • Takeable Treats

  • Refer a Friend

  • Overall Value

  • Life Changing

Total: 49/50

Important Bits

  • Type

    Classic luxury boutique hotel.

  • Vibe

    Old world grandeur meets boutique charm.

  • Location

    Perfectly located right off the port in the main town overlooking the sea.

  • Rooms

    52

  • Music

    Just the sound of birds, the sea, and horse drawn carriages passing by – very romantic.

  • Year Opened

    1914

  • Designed By

    Interior Design Katerina Vordoni of Vois Architects Panayiotis Zizilas was the original architect from 1914.

  • Pool/Gym

    Yes to both...and an amazing spa too!

  • Restaurant

    There are several restaurants and each one is delicious and beautiful.

  • Bar

    Yes, and it’s perfect.

  • Minibar

    Standard.

  • Children

    Yes

  • Price

    The price was right!

Explore all of Spetses’ gorgeous coves.

Rent a boat

Agia Paraskevi

Explore all of Spetses’ gorgeous coves.

And party until sunrise.

Go to a Greek wedding on the beach

Agioi Anargiri.

And party until sunrise.

Poseidonion Grand Hotel

1ο χλμ Θάσου Πρίνου, Thasos 640 04, Greece

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