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Set in a restored 18th-century mansion of local architecture, Melanthi Mansion offers rooms overlooking the Pagasetic Gulf and Volos Town. Units feature traditional furnishings and luxurious marble bathrooms. Melanthi’s rooms include hand-blown lamps and wooden ceilings carved by local craftsmen. All bathrooms feature handcrafted mirrors and brass details. Accommodations is equipped with hypoallergenic bedding. Most rooms include a fireplace. LCD cable TV and fridge are standard. A handmade breakfast with local delicacies is served daily in the breakfast room that features a stone fireplace. Guests can enjoy their drinks in the sun terrace café with views of the sea. Free Wi-Fi access is available in the entire hotel. Makrinitsa’s picturesque square is a 2-minute walk and Volos Town is a 20-minute drive. Free public parking is possible at a location nearby Melanthi Mansion.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.8 for a two-person trip.

Archontiko Melanthi has been welcoming guests since Feb 16, 2011

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.7)

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

Continental, Vegetarian

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Room Type
Bedroom 1:
2 twin beds
Bedroom 2:
1 queen bed
Bedroom 1:
2 twin beds
Bedroom 2:
1 queen bed
1 twin bed
1 queen bed
1 full bed
1 queen bed
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Travel Sustainable Level 1
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Guest reviews


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  • Kouider
    Exceptionnel host very nice and charming lady Kiki was present all the time to make us comfortable
  • Philip
    An outstanding place to stay in an extraordinarily beautiful village. Makrinitsa is a lovely place to enjoy in its own right but also provides an excellent base to explore Pelion more broadly. We loved our stay at Archontiko Melanthi, breakfasts...
  • Meghan
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    What a fantastic place, the host Kiki gave us incredible recommendations and was so helpful. The rooms were beautiful and comfortable. Our family loved the location for the breathtaking views and charming town as well as for a homebase exploring...
  • Klaarika
    The village and hotel both were very beatiful. Staff was very helpful. The room was very clean and comfortable. It was quiet and we had good rest there.
  • Siamak
    The breakfast was one of the best ones we have had in similar accommodations. The staff were very friendly and helpful. And the location is as good as it gets if you like historical mountain villages.
  • Levia
    A perfect location, close to the village square and with a beautiful scenic view. We arrived late in the evening, Kiki waited for us and escorted us from the parking lot to the hotel. She offered us drinks and relaxing time after a long trip. The...
  • Solomontas
    We liked the excellent view and the comfort of our room and we definitely enjoyed the great hospitality of the hosts.
  • Razvan
    Kiki is a great host and an extraordinary person. She made sure that everything was perfect from the start till the moment we left. The bed is so comfortable that it feels like you’re sleeping on a cloud. The breakfast is consistent and very...
  • Niva
    Kiki, the owner of the hotel is a charming woman and a great host. The hotel has a great view of volos bay and the breakfast is great. The rooms are simple, pleasant and clean. The hotel is very close to the main square of the settlement with...
  • Lior
    a great spot to spend a night or two. historical lovely village. and a wonderful warm family that will host you like you are an old friend of them!!

Property questions and answers
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  • hi, me and my wife planing to come tomorrow for 2 night, we are both vegans and we want to know if you have vegan options in breakfast, if yes, what?

    Greetings! Our buffet usually includes lots of vegan options: coffee, juice, almond milk, peanut butter, jams, granola and daily rotating sweet and sa..
    Answered on 28 September 2021
  • Hello. Please tell me, at what hour does the breakfast start? Thank your.

    Breakfast starts at 09:00 and ends at 11:00. It is a buffet but due to coronavirus there is a first-come first-serve policy which the guests of each r..
    Answered on 20 August 2021
  • Καλημέρα σας, θα ήθελα να ρωτήσω αν υπάρχει ιδιωτικό πάρκινγκ στο διαμέρισμα που θα μπορούσαμε να χρησιμοποιήσουμε κατά τη διαμονή μας. Διότι το πάρκ..

    Χαίρετε! Δεν υπάρχει διαθέσιμο ιδιωτικό parking λόγω ιδιομορφίας εδάφους της Μακρινίτσας. Υπάρχει ένας δρόμος που ανεβαίνει πάνω από το κεντρικό parki..
    Answered on 18 July 2022
  • Is the room with fireplace????

    The superior suite and the junior suite have a fireplace. The other room category which includes a fireplace is the double room category but not all r..
    Answered on 13 October 2022
  • Can you bring a dog

    Greetings! Dogs are welcome and you can bring one if you let us know in advance.
    Answered on 29 June 2020
  • Hello, how far to walk from parking to Melanthi with luggage? Is it safe to leave any luggage in the car park area? Thank you, Stephanie

    Greetings Stephanie! Cars are not allowed inside the village. The closest parking area is near the church (Holy Church of the Assumption of the Virgin..
    Answered on 5 June 2022
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Area info *

Amenities of Archontiko Melanthi
Great facilities! Review score, 9.4

Most popular amenities
  • Family rooms
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Slippers
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • City view
  • Landmark view
  • Mountain view
  • View
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • BBQ facilities
    Additional charge
  • Garden
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Drying rack for clothing
  • Clothes rack
  • Cooking class
    Additional charge
  • Tour or class about local culture
  • Horseback riding
    Additional chargeOff-site
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Fruit
WiFi is available in the rooms and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Suit press
    Additional charge
  • Baggage storage
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
  • Room service
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Key access
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Full-body massage
  • Hand massage
  • Head massage
  • Couples' massage
  • Foot massage
  • Neck massage
  • Back massage
  • Massage
    Additional charge
Languages Spoken
  • Greek
  • English
  • French
  • Italian

House rules

Archontiko Melanthi takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 3:00 PM to 10:30 PM


From 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Mastercard Visa Cash Archontiko Melanthi accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking is not allowed.


Parties/events are not allowed


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Please note that the property is not accessible by car. Guests need to walk around 1,000 feet of a stone-paved street.

Please note that not all rooms include a fireplace. If you require a fireplace in your room it is subjected to availability and it needs to be confirmed beforehand so you have to contact us. All rooms with fireplace have an extra charge of EUR 10 per day.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), make sure you're booking this property in accordance with the destination's local government guidelines, including (but not limited to) the purpose of travel and maximum group size.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service hours.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

It's not possible to stay at this property for coronavirus (COVID-19) quarantine purposes.

Please inform Archontiko Melanthi of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

License number: 0726Κ050Α0186101

FAQs about Archontiko Melanthi

  • Guests staying at Archontiko Melanthi can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.6).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Vegetarian

  • The prices at Archontiko Melanthi may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Check-in at Archontiko Melanthi is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Room options at Archontiko Melanthi include:

    • Twin/Double
    • Suite
    • Triple
    • Quad

  • Archontiko Melanthi is 500 feet from the center of Makrinitsa. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Archontiko Melanthi offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Massage
    • Foot massage
    • Back massage
    • Full-body massage
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Head massage
    • Neck massage
    • Couples' massage
    • Cooking class
    • Hand massage
    • Horseback riding