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Bratsera Hotel

At a Glance

    Pros

  • helpful staff
  • regular clientele returns year after year
  • the relaxing-by-the-pool experience

    Cons

  • some basic, tired rooms
  • some small dark bathrooms
  • hard beds

Bratsera Hotel Review

An 1860 sponge factory was transformed into this charming character hotel (doors made out of old packing crates still bearing the "Piraeus sponge" stamp, etc.) which has a bevy of alluring delights, including guest-room decor accented with framed portraits, old engravings, four-poster ironwork beds, cozy natural wood lofts, and the hotel restaurant—considered one of the island's best (try the frumenty with shrimps in orange sauce)—which is set in the oleander- and bougainvillea-graced courtyard. Hints of the building's rustic past are visible in the Hydriot gray stonework, exposed-timber ceilings, and wide-plank floors. You'll love the bar-restaurant tables which spill out poolside.

    Contact Information

  • Address: On left leaving port, Hydra town, 18040
  • Phone: 22980/53971; 22980/52794 restaurant
  • Website:
  • Location: Hydra

    Hotel Details

  • 17 rooms, 8 suites.
  • Rate includes breakfast.
  • Credit cards accepted.
  • Closed mid-Oct.–Mar.
Updated: 05-17-2011

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