We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book On TripAdvisor Bonus Book your hotel on TripAdvisor — then save 20% on things to do for your trip. Use code BOOKTOSAVE.

El Sol Hotel

Kapsali Mountain, Kapsali, Kythira 80100, Greece
Hotel amenities
Book on TripAdvisor
in partnership with
Trusted partner. We work with Cancelon to make your booking as easy as possible.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Book on
or compare prices from up to 200 sites including:
Professional photos
El Sol Hotel
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers","shims"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","shims":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'shims'))"}},"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

41 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 26: English reviews
Athens, Greece
Level Contributor
10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent accommodation, excellent location, excellent facilities, beautiful swimming pool and what a location for a Wedding. Breakfast is a kytherian experience, traditional, delicious and nutritious. Service is great, the hotel staff are very friendly and helpful, nothing is too much trouble. We have stayed at the hotel two times in the past years and we are looking forward to book... More 

Helpful?
Thank ToniaKAthens
sydney
Level Contributor
25 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the first time I have felt compelled to write a review for a hotel we didn't even stay in. My wife and I recently had 1 week in Kythera. On a whim we decided to drive up to the El Sol Hotel to have a look. We were blown away by not only the property itself but also... More 

Helpful?
Thank jnkSydney
Athens, Greece
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed for five days with my family (2 adults and 3 children). Very nice hotel just five minute drive from Kapsali. Amassing view to the castle and to Kapsali bay. Spacious, clean and well equipped rooms although with limited internet access in some areas, nice gym, large swimming pool and parking. Very friendly staff, especially with children, who were... More 

Helpful?
Thank Panos K
VanessakytheraGreece, Owner at El Sol Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind words and looking forward to see you again More 

Vale of Glamorgan
Level Contributor
41 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

Third time on Kythira, second time at El Sol. The island and this hotel never fail to deliver. Vanessa and her team are as attentive as ever and seem intent on making sure that your holiday is a success. The hotel is well maintained and is beautifully located with spectacular views. Vanessa and team provide a delicious and varied selection... More 

Helpful?
Thank penboy
VanessakytheraGreece, Owner at El Sol Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you, Thank you...and thank you hope to see you again More 

Limassol, Cyprus
Level Contributor
7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

Third year in a row, we have spent a marvellous week (only a week because we do not have more vacation time for the moment, end of summer we will be back) in this fantastic hotel, with breathtaking view, amazing tastes, relaxation, the definition of hospitality, and most important the most nice people you can imagine. Counting the time to... More 

Helpful?
Thank ROMYLOS C
VanessakytheraGreece, Owner at El Sol Hotel, responded to this review

We love you ...come back soon!!! More 

Hong Kong, China
Level Contributor
30 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2015

Large rooms. Simple but comfortable. Stunning views. Lovely pool area. Good breakfast. Fantastic service by Vanessa and team. Incredibly relaxing. Play area and multi purpose court a little tired. You really need a car to stay here as it is up a steep hill. I have not stayed anywhere else on Kythera but think this place would be hard to... More 

Helpful?
Thank Travel_with_3_bubs
VanessakytheraGreece, Owner at El Sol Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for you kind words!!! More 

Greece
Level Contributor
36 reviews
32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015 via mobile

The personell is very friendly and the view very nice from the hotel. It is located in one of the main places of the island, kapsali, so it has easy access to the downtown and to plenty of beaches. It is quiet so you can sleep well. It is more family style.

Helpful?
Thank ioanna_saiti
Limassol, Cyprus
Level Contributor
7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 via mobile

Kythera means El Sol for us!! We really enjoyed staying here, everything was fantastic, personal touch and care in every aspect, handpicked personnel, security, clean, everything you dream for a relaxing vacation!!!

Helpful?
1 Thank ROMYLOS C
VanessakytheraGreece, Owner at El Sol Hotel, responded to this review
Google Translation

Αγπημενοι φίλοι ,τωρα πια! Σας ευχαριστώ που ξαναηρθατε στο El Sol και που για μια ακόμη φορά μας δωσατε την... More 

Level Contributor
59 reviews
37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Another perfect stay. As per the hotels branding "the definition of hospitality" ... This is what you get year after year. No fuss, no trouble ...all style, comfort and magical views. Vanessa and her team always deliver. Don't worry about other hotels ...just pick this one ...but leave us our favourite room as it's just perfect.

Helpful?
1 Thank Moulo
Athens, Greece
Level Contributor
18 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

First the good things. Could be the best hotel of the island. Location!! On a hill, perfect view of the old castle, the Med. sea and the hytra island, big pool, 1km from Kapsali beach, 1-2km from the old city. The breakfast has a few local products, honey, barley rusks, but the quality of the rests didnt satisfy us. People... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank cavopaolo
VanessakytheraGreece, Owner at El Sol Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sir, thank you for your review every review we have is important for us in order to see if people are happy and to change some things if this is necessary. Every year we rennovate and change piece by piece our property in order to remain the best hotel of the island. More 

Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

57 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (32)
Viewed
View from Room (3)
Viewed
Room/Suite (6)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (6)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (2)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Other (14)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (25)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (10)
Viewed
Dining (3)
Viewed
Room/Suite (8)
Viewed
View from Room (2)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (1)
Viewed
Other (1)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Kapsali
9.1 mi away
Kythira Golden Resort
Kythira Golden Resort
#1 of 2 in Diakofti
5.0 of 5 stars 84 reviews
12.4 mi away
Romantica Hotel
Romantica Hotel
#4 of 5 in Agia Pelagia
4.0 of 5 stars 25 reviews
0.4 mi away
Kythea Resort
Kythea Resort
#3 of 5 in Agia Pelagia
4.0 of 5 stars 36 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
11.9 mi away
Pelagia Aphrodite Hotel
Pelagia Aphrodite Hotel
#1 of 5 in Agia Pelagia
5.0 of 5 stars 47 reviews
12.2 mi away
Venardos Hotel
Venardos Hotel
#2 of 5 in Agia Pelagia
4.5 of 5 stars 64 reviews
0.3 mi away
Niki Rooms Apartments
Niki Rooms Apartments
#1 of 1 in Kapsalion
4.0 of 5 stars 10 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In order to please every taste me and my staff welcome you to a special place situated on a hill viewing the Aegean and Ionian sea under the Venetian castle. Combination of quolity and service we give you the best holidays to remember. Welcome to El Sol Hotel by v&a ... more   less 

Additional Information about El Sol Hotel

Address: Kapsali Mountain, Kapsali, Kythira 80100, Greece
Location: Greece > Attica > Piraeus Region > Kythira > Kapsali
Price Range: $98 - $111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 24
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com and Priceline so you can book your El Sol Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay