On the island where Arion, Alkaios, Sapho, Theophilos, Elitis … were born, sits the Loriet Hotel and its 18th century Mansion and back Cottage as well as the newly built Ochre & Brown Cottages (guest rooms and appartments) just across the turquoise waters of the Aegean sea. This residence stands in 7,000 square meters, only 3 km from the picturesque city of Mytilene. This complex and its maze of gardens with their intoxicating essences are bathed in an ethereal Aeolian light.
The Loriet Hotel's main building has been a splendid Mansion built as a summer residence by a mytilenean tycoon / businessman, who came from Odyssos at that time and made it his haunt.
In 1989s, The Loriet was fully removated by a Greek Australian family originated from this island and transformed into a hotel for people who recognize quality and demand excellence in all they do.
The well seasoned mixture of fascinating architecture and exquisite antique interiors, the lush gardens and the courtesy of the employees makes the stay at this hotel an exceptional experience.
This place for over 20 years is the favourite hotel of leaders, movie stars and celebrities that visit this island. Presidents, prime ministers, politicians like Mr Papandreou, Karamanlis, Papoulias, Simitis, Stefanopoulos have left their signatures in the Loriet's Book.
The Loriet is the only hotel in Mytilene and the few in Greece, among the 75 Top Europe Hotels of the Conde Nast Traveler U.S.A. Reader’s Choice Awards, also honored on the 2010 in the Top list.
Check-in / Check-out Policy
Check-in: from 12:00 h
Check-out: until 10:00 h