Aristotle and Elpiniki Papouté have built the first organized hotel unit in the community of Pedoulas in 1917. The Hotel "Aristotle" was the first organized hotel unit of that time, consisting of sixteen rooms and a café and operated until the 1940s or so when it was abandoned and used for other purposes. In the 2000s nothing reminiscent of the old glamour of the building which was declared ramshackle and therefore had been prescribed for demolition. With the announcement of the demolition of the hotel, Panicos Anastasiou and Areti Nathanael Anastasiou took action and achieved to buy it with the vision and the will of its full restoration and reopening. The new owners have named the hotel "Aristotelio" as a historical reference to the founder Aristotle Papouté.
Aristotelio" is a small and remarkably elegant hotel, ready to offer a warm hospitality. It currently has 8 beautifully decorated rooms, a restaurant and a bar. The elements of wood, the local stone and the attended decoration reveal the glamour and the elegance of the old mansion, offering comfortable and luxurious accommodation. The rooms are spacious with their own fireplace and a balcony overlooking the green surroundings and the blue clear sky. The whole decoration is a wonderful mix of antique and modern elegance. A particular supremacy in the rooms constitutes a comfortable bed with high quality mattress for restful sleep.
The restaurant offers unique taste experiences with dishes based on the Cyprus cuisine. Traditional homemade dishes with local ingredients from small industries and orchards of the area. The courtyard restaurant is shading a large plane tree dominating the space. The colors and smells of the herbs of the surroundings combined with the fresh air are ideal components of relaxation.
Love, passion and the hospitality of the owners are the driving force for the excellent operation of "Aristotelio Boutique Hotel".