Melanopetra is a 1850 two-storey stone residence built into the core of the beautiful preserved traditional village of Emporios in Nisyros island, turned into a stunning atmospheric villa of two luxury apartments. Lovingly restored by the owner and architect Anna, it combines modern minimalistic design with the eternal aesthetics of local architecture to create a harmonic whole with high standard services in a warm manner that reflects traditional hospitality. The villa delivers unpretentious style and homely comfort, in a context that retains the distinctiveness of the authentic. Its name is inspired from the main building material, the local black stone, further enhancing its character.
Emerging from the rocky volcanic landscape the villa is a small paradise in itself, exuding subtle luxury, eternal elegance and authentic ambiance. Its privileged location in a truly original environment with the breathtaking view of the Aegean sea and the volcanic aura, create a truly unique atmosphere around the villa, seemingly untouched by time. The emanating serenity and the offering warm hospitality contribute to its simple charm, in a landscape of natural Aegean Sea beauty.
Nisyros is an island that has preserved an atmosphere largely untouched by crass commercialization and is not characterized by crowded beaches and scores of souvenir shops. Offers wonderful landscapes and walking paths, beautiful beaches with black sand and a clear sea, small old churches and monasteries of a rich history and lovely Greek villages with nice restaurants and bars. In sum, this spectacular island, one of the best-kept secrets in Dodecanesos, is a wonderful island for your holidays!
The two-storey villa is comprised of two independent luxury apartments, upstairs and downstairs, both having access from ground level and a private yard. They feature infrastructure of high-quality and austere aesthetics with all modern appliances, amenities and comforts. They contain minimalistic design furniture, breathtaking sea view, independent heating and a fully equipped kitchen with all modern appliances including ceramic hob, refrigerator with ice maker, and dining table for 3 people. They have also bedroom spaces in separate levels, a wooden closet and en suite modern bathroom with shower. The living rooms have a comfortable sitting corner of built-in sofas that can accommodate an extra person, wooden table, and digital LED TV.
Traditional fireplaces combined with economy radiators for heating are also available in case you visit the lodging and Nisyros, in the winter with the favor of
the mild climate.
The private outdoor spaces harmoniously integrated into the stone-built environment have comfortable sitting areas which offer breathtaking view of the Aegean Sea.
Melanopetra can comfortably accommodate an overall of 4 adults and 2 extra persons or children. Each apartment may be booked separately, or the whole villa by a family or group of friends.