traditional houses by the sea amongst olive & pine trees
Elaionas in Greek means Olive Grove. Elaionas Nikou is a beautiful olive grove estate on the
Greek island of Lesvos (Lesbos), in the embrace of the amazing Gera
Gulf at the South-eastern part of the island. A shelter of harmony, calm and peacefulness, at the BEACHFRONT of
the crystal clear blue waters of the gulf.
Seven km from the island's capital, Mytilene (Mitilini) and its
port and 15 km from the airport, in the 25 acres of olive and pines
trees, the six autonomous traditional stone-built residences of the
resort are placed amphitheatrically for privacy with stunning views
of the gulf and the seas.
Each house has his own style and it is
decorated with respect to the island's traditions with some
exceptional antiques of the family, while at the same time provide all the comforts of modern living.
The resort has his own
"private" beaches for swimming and relaxation under the
olive and pine trees. Here have been entertained famous artists such
as the painter Yannis Tsarouchis, the Nobel prize winner for
literature Odysseus Elytis, the painter Teriant while others have
placed on canvas the beauty of the area such as Manolis Kaligiannis,
Agathe Bunz and Oreste Kanellis.
Alexis and Katerina Nikou, the owners, made their life dream come
true in this project with love, importance to the detail and soul. The propensity of
Alexis to gastronomy and good life will be an pleasant surprise to
you during your stay here.
The resort has a small inflatable boat, length 3m., for small
escapes in the gulf and fishing, the ship of Alexis, as well as the
sailing boat of the family, for excursions around the island (after
Elaionas Nikou is proposed by Alpha Guide as one of the best hotels in Greece