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Fashionable wellness hotel Thermae Sylla Spa is located on the coast of the Aegean Sea in the town Edipsos (Evia Island) on the oldest thermal hot springs. The salt streams strike from a depth of three thousand meters, and the waters come to the surface naturally, without the help of wells and other mechanisms. These waters replenish the energy reserves, they give beauty and youth.
The history of Edipsos's thermal waters lasts for more than 4000 years. The first mention of the springs was in the myths of Ancient Greece. According to mythology, Hephaestus broke the earth at the request of the goddess Athena, who wanted to support the power of Hercules through healing springs.
The history of Edipsos's thermal waters lasts for more than 4000 years, photo © Ekaterina Tikhonova
In 400 B.C. Aristotle mentions the thermal waters of Edipson in his studies of meteorology. In the 83 B.C. the Roman General Sillas was cured of urolithiasis in the cave where healing springs striked, after that the cave got his name. The Roman emperors Augustus and Adrian also restored their health in the baths of Edipson.
Thermae Sylla is one of the top 10 spa hotels in the world, photo © Ekaterina Tikhonova
The history of the resort began in 1897. The hotel got its name in honor of General Sillas when the construction of the amazing architectural complex was completed. Many famous people of the twentieth century, such as W. Churchill, A. Onassis, G. Garbo, O. Sharif, M. Kallas, visited the famous thermal waters.
This resort is an ideal place for SPA treatment сonnoisseurs, photo © Ekaterina Tikhonova
According to the authoritative edition Conde Nast Traveler, Thermae Sylla is one of the top 10 spa hotels in the world. The mild climate and availability of its own medical spring allows the hotel to work all year round. The healing water of the spring is saturated with radon, minerals and other curative substances.
This amazing resort is an ideal place for spa treatment сonnoisseurs. But this is also a place where you can improve your health, relax and recharge with energy, bathing in the healing waters.
Thermae Sylla offers its guests unique SPA programs, photo © thermaesylla.gr
Thermae Sylla offers unique SPA programs and a set of therapeutic procedures: thalassotherapy, mud therapy, balneotherapy, hydrotherapy, inhalations, massages, aromatherapy, and physiotherapy. The presence of a sauna with eucalyptus, grotto, "mystical" bath Rasul with exotic rituals, branded line of cosmetics - all this allows you to relax and recharge your energy in a short time.
Restaurants offer a wide choice of dishes, photo © thermaesylla.gr
Thermae Sylla pays great attention to proper nutrition. Restaurants offer a great choise of dishes prepared from fresh natural products. Products are grown in the fields by the hotel owners, using natural olive oil of their own production.
For breakfast, a homemade marmalade is served, which received the Silver Morpheus trophy for the gastronomic refinement and creativity of the chef. The perfect addition to the dishes is the Thermae Sylla wine, made from the finest grapes and which is bottled especially for the hotel.
Ilona Bartula, Greece, Edipsos
THERMAE SYLLA SPA & WELLNESS HOTEL (5*)
Posidonos Str. 2, GR 34300 Edipsos - Evia, Greece
Tel.: +30 22260 60 100,