In Ano Pedina of Zagori area (prefecture of Ioannina, Epirus), we created the traditional complex AMELIKO. In the area the wood and the stone is everywhere as well as the historical memories.
The tradional Hotel Ameliko, is built in three houses, one restored old mansion and two new buildings (April 2007) in a local architecture using stones and wood.
The area offers to the visitor a different kind of comfort and simplicity. We are waiting to host you…
The hotel has 13 double and triple hospitable rooms as well as a suite. The rooms are allocated in three buildings with simple decor, beautiful curtains with traditional patterns, wooden furniture, comfort beds with luxurious sheets and blankets and also fireplace to enjoy the warmth. In the breakfast room you will enjoy traditional jams and you will taste tea with herbage of the region.
All rooms have shower/wc, direct dial phone, TV, hair dryer, central heating and fireplace. Rooms are viewing to the village and the garden.
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In the breakfast room you will enjoy traditional jams and you will taste tea with herbage of the region. Enjoy you vacation with comfort and calm, make walks to the stone bridges, the old stone paths and explore the manor houses and the other traditional architecture buildings in the villages. The beautiful image of the area will always remind you to return again and again, to enjoy the calm and the beauty of the nature.
The village of Ano Pedina is an old traditional settlement built in 1361.
It is situated in the central Zagori area, 35km from IOANNINA, in altitude of 960m. Road connections and easy access to the west villages as Papingo (22km), Aristi (12km) and east Zagori Kipi and Koukouli villages with the famous stones bridges build around 1750 (13km). Tsepelovo is about 25km away. Monodentri (8km) offers a nice view from Oxia over the Vikos gorge and the the start the wolk into the Vikos gorge (5-7 hours).
Trekking,walking maps and information are offered at the hotel reception where also arrangements for rafting in the Voidomatis and Aoos river can be made.
Zagori is famous from the past for the rich Fauna and flora. Famous doctors are the Vikos-doctors using the botans form the area. Foxes, rabbits, wild pigs, turtles and haws and eagles, vultures and plenty of orchids, gerania, wild tea and other herbs
Lots of mushrooms can be seen on your walks through the woods. Stone bridges connect all the villages using the old paths.
Ideal for peacefull, relaxing holidays away form the noise of the cities, listening to the birds and the sound of the sheep and goat bells.