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New terrace ready from Spring 2016 - for outdoor relaxation all day !Our house is on the edge of town, near the mountains, in peaceful surroundings, with 360 degree great views
Entire house

Total relaxation - carfree island I

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Total relaxation - carfree island I

Entire house
6 guests3 bedrooms6 beds1 bath
6 guests
3 bedrooms
6 beds
1 bath

Our holiday home in Hydra is a 100 sqm house in the outskirts of the main town of Hydra. Beautiful 360 degree views to mountains and the village. Peaceful surroundings. Large terrace + balcony. Modern house, fully equipped kitchen, sleeps 6, wifi.

Amenities

Free parking on premises
Wifi
Kitchen
Washer
Air conditioning
Hangers

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
3 single beds
Bedroom 3
1 single bed

House Rules

No smoking
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 3PM
Check out by 11AM

Availability

25 Reviews

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Steff
August 2018
Mette was great at communicating with me during our entire stay. The island had unfortunately suffered from a power cut during our time there and Mette contacted me with advice and apologies for the inconvenience (which of course could not be helped!). We had the apartment to ou…
Laurence User Profile
Laurence
August 2017
Unfortunately we had to cut our trip short due to the location of the apartment. What was advertised as a 10 to 15 minute walk on the outskirts of Hydra town turned out to be a full on 20 minute workout straight up a mountain. It was really unmanageable for a casual holiday! We…
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Response from Mette:
After only 6 hours in Hydra and in our house, Laurence decided to leave complaining about both the location of the house and the island. I was surprised that Laurence had not prepared better for this trip - i.e. learning that Hydra is a car-free island and many houses, hotels and pensions are 10-20 minutes walk from the harbour area. Laurence complained about sweating going uphill to the house - I have to say that in Greece, in August, in a carfree island - it is very difficult not to sweat ! Most of our guests appreciate the quiet location of our house - "living with the locals". I did not in any way speak in a derogative manner about being handicapped, but simply asked if Laurence was disabled in some way - that would then make sense to me why he and his friend found the walk so exhausting. We do in fact advise people with walking disabilities not to stay in our house. The AirBnb service team did not help you get a refund. They never contacted us - how could they - we did nothing wrong. We decided ourselves to credit part of your stay since we certainly do not want unhappy guests staying in our house. We try not to think of the booking which we missed out on because of Laurence and his friend. We advise people in general to read the description of the house and thus clear expectations in advance so that no ones time and money are wasted.
August 2017
Claire User Profile
Claire
August 2017
We had a wonderful time in your house where we immediatly felt like home. It is perfectly located offering a beautiful view on both the mountains and the sea. It is in a quiet area of Hydra village and still in a convenient distance from the centre. Your house is very comfy with …
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Kyle
May 2016
Mette was very helpful and friendly giving us detailed instructions to the house and checking in on us once we'd arrived. The house was cute, spacious and clean, and Hydra was beautiful. We had a wonderful time.
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Julia
May 2016
We had a very nice stay at Mette's house. It's nicely furnished and has everything you need even for a larger group (we were six). We didn't get to see Mette but she was really quick to answer our questions per email and of good advise! We appreciated the guide book left for us i…
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Claire
September 2015
Mette was a helpful, attentive host and the house was wonderful - exactly as described and well located. The house is about 10 minutes from the port and very easy to find. There's plenty of towels and bedding, a decently equipped kitchen and air con - which was a lifesaver in th…
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Chris
August 2015
Mette's place was beautiful, comfortable, and the situation was homely and well organized. I definitely recommend it!

Hosted by Mette

Aalborg, DenmarkJoined in March 2012
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97 Reviews
Married to a Greek Hydriot, our second home is in the island of Hydra, Greece. I have known Hydra since 1987. Our house has both a 50 sqm studio and a 100 sqm Apartment/entire home. My husband and I have 3 children, age 9, 17 and 19. We want our guests to feel at home, to find a …
Languages: Dansk, English, Norsk, Svenska, Ελληνικά
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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