Rekindle romantic dreams and revel in the quaint countryside at the exquisite Amaryllis Boutique Guest House
Located in the picturesque village of Ano Padina, the Amaryllis Boutique Guest House unveils a delightful abode for guests to stay in. The stony mansion that contains the guest house sits under a backdrop of beautiful sunsets and enchanting scenery that grows more lovely with the change in seasons.
This boutique guest house presents a wonderful mashup of traditional architecture and elegant French aesthetics. It is a tribute to historical excellence with its existence dating as far back as the 19th century. Now renovated, the charming hotel blends modern furnishings with stylish antiques to provide a dwelling that both heals and nurtures the soul.
Step into the inviting ambience of the Amaryllis Boutique Guest House and be enveloped in warmth and intense comfort. With a layout that features three buildings all merged to form one, the surroundings have the appearance of an enchanting village.
Feed your eyes on the unique handmade furniture positioned in the lounge and admire the alluring English fabrics that are interwoven into their wooden designs. Alternatively, you can choose to calm your senses with soothing music or play an entertaining game of chess or cards with friends and family.
Relax outdoors with a paperback novel in a private yard and get cosy in one of the plush armchairs around. Next, sate your taste buds with homemade delicacies that can be savoured in the dining room or on the veranda.
Encompassing the property is a mountain with breathtaking views and lush scenery, and you can delve into this idyllic atmosphere to experience the unique getaway that the Amaryllis Boutique Guest House provides.
- Relishing traditional homemade meals in the cosy dining rooms and the private yards
- Enjoying a chilled glass of wine or a cup of steaming coffee while relaxing on the veranda
- Making use of the helpful concierge services in booking excursions to the various attractions around
- Exploring beautiful lakes and ski centres near the guest house
- Playing family board games and getting acquainted with other guests in the process
Each of the eight rooms at the Amaryllis Boutique Guest House highlights endearing hospitality and intricately designed architecture. With a focus on quality and total relaxation, all the rooms are painted in calming colour combinations and they contain prime woodwork pieces that serve as a credit to excellent craftsmanship.
Alongside this, the furniture is arranged to face the windows, showcasing tranquil scenery so you could recline in your spacious bed and enjoy the views of nature from the comfort of your room.
Painted in pastels and light orange hues, the Dalia room offers an earthy atmosphere that is both serene and calm. Read by the table with old antique reading lamps and stretch out after a busy day on the comfy mattress. On cold nights, the fireplace is the spot to chase away chills and enfold you in feelings of warmth.
With the décor similar to that of a fairyland, the Iris room showcases whimsy feelings dipped in the colours of lilacs and purples. Puffy cloud paintings line the headboard of the bed and art depicting the unhurried pace of the French countryside decorates the armchairs. Subtly the ambience of this room spells romance and that makes it an ideal space for lovers.
The Anemone room offers a toast to wellness and rejuvenation. Its tranquil atmosphere soothes turbulent auras and provides a sense of security. Have a relaxing nap on the soft bed with windows directly overlooking the veranda or warm yourself up by the large fireplace.
Classic addition to the rooms at the Amaryllis Boutique Guest House. This one in particular has the same name as the guesthouse. It features a wide space, handmade furniture with vibrant floral prints on them, and French antique wall lights.
The Achillae Room is an equal blend of monochrome colours and finely tuned elegance. Brew an aromatic tea blend and then recline on the beautiful olive-patterned armchair. Enjoy a cleansing shower with Fragonard toiletries and afterwards refresh yourself with good sleep.
Views of the mountain and turquoise colours that are reminiscent of the bluest skies are the highlights of this suite. Other attractive furnishings of the room include an arched entrance and a roof made of wooden beams. These features welcome the guest to a delightful visit.
To extend the view of the mountainside, the Hyacinth suite comes with twice as many windows. The toned-down hues and minimalist décor make the space an elegant one. Snuggle close to the fireplace and experience the cosy nature of this room.
Each section of the Hebe room is painted with a shade of the azure palette. The idyllic colour is prominently featured on the cloud patterns, the armchairs, and the bathroom. Retreat into this restful suite and immerse yourself in this peaceful environment.
Services and facilities
Taste the flavors
An enticing display of airy cakes, savoury apple pies, ‘Alevropta’ which is a freshly baked cheese pie, warm brownies, French toast liberally sprinkled with sugar and cinnamon, and Quiche Lorraine with fresh mushrooms as toppings are some of the tasty delicacies on the breakfast menu. All the meals are prepared with fresh produce from local farmers in the community.
To further elevate your gastronomic experience, you can choose to have fresh juice made from the seasonal fruits harvested, brew coffee or opt for an aromatic tea blend.
At the Amaryllis Boutique Guest House, dinner is a wholesome activity. Although the menu contains lots of traditional cuisines, every meal is packed full of flavour and the list has mouthwatering options. There’s a large variety of fresh seafood courtesy of the rivers in Zagorochia and also high-quality meat within reach. This results in delicious soups, sweet and sour pies, and salads. As a final touch, you can accompany your meal of choice with a glass of chilled red or white wine.
Like the fig tree roots, the property is constantly addressing many sustainable tourism areas and excelling in most fields.
- The Amaryllis Boutique Guest House is a hub of sustainable practices. The rooms in this building are equipped with Cocomat beddings which are manufactured under stringent eco-friendly procedures.
- Featuring a wonderful menu for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The cuisine of this boutique guesthouse is entirely fashioned from fresh produce gotten from the local market.
- Another sustainable practice is the presence of a fireplace in each room. They provide natural heating for the guests.
- Fragonard toiletries which are made from organic materials are stocked in all the bathrooms of the Amaryllis Boutique Guest House.
- The guest house contains handmade furniture and unique artefacts that have been carefully preserved for future use.
- The presence of the hotel at a central location has provided a steady stream of visitors which would ultimately result in income for the upkeep of the various tourist centres around.
Explore the location
Tucked in the centre of Zagori, the Amaryllis Boutique Guest House is within arm’s reach of some exciting tourist attractions in the area. Experience nature at its finest at the Vikos-Aoos which was tagged as a UNESCO Global Geopark, go kayaking in the Voidomatis river and hear a bit of local folklore at the mythical Dragon lakes. All these places are located just a few km from the boutique guesthouse.
To further stoke your adventurous spirit, you can choose to go to the top of the mountain and ski, cycle or just have a long walk. Various equipment for these activities is available at the Anilio Ski Center which is 7km away from the guesthouse. For history buffs, the city of Ioannina is just 30 minutes away and it has a magnificent lake, medieval fortresses, and a shopping centre to get local silverware and unique artefacts.
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