Between Kozani and Florina, the village Xino Nero is unique due to its famous springs of carbonated mineral water which has excellent beneficial properties, is rich in calcium and mineral salts.
In this lively natural environment, the traditional guest house Kontosoros welcomes you with warmth and offers you a unique gastronomic experience.
Guest Inn Opinion
This is an enchanting and welcoming guesthouse in the heart of Macedonia, a perfect starting point to discover a region of incomparable beauty and to taste the delicious cuisine and wine. An elixir for the tired residents of the city, ready to welcome you.
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We enjoyed our stay very much : spacious rooms, very comfortabale . Excellent meal : a hand made cooking both traditional and original. Thank you also for your very friendly and professional welcome.
La pension Kontosoros est une merveille : nourriture délicieuse, quasi-gastronomique, accueil charmant, chambres merveilleusement confortables, joliment décorées et vastes.
From Athens :
National road Athens-Lamia-Thessaloniki. After the city of Katerini, follow the direction towards Veria-Kozani-Ptolemaïda-Amindeo (540 kms 5 hours approx).
From Thessaloniki :
National road Thessaloniki-Katerini, then follow the direction towards Veria-Kozani-Ptolemaïda-Amindeo (165 kms, 1 hour 30 approx).
2 kms after Amindeo turn to the right towards Xino Nero village. The Kontosoros guest house is located 100 meters after the main square of the village.
Ride horses by the sea, lakes or in the countryside along with qualified guides. The horse riding centers are located at the guest houses or at a maximum distance of 10 km
Walk around and explore marked trails, accompanied by the owners, qualified guides or on your own, starting from your place of stay or within 10 km.
Explore vineyards and meet passionate producers, while staying at a guesthouse with onsite winery or cellar. The closest "Domaines to visit" are within 10 km
Explore the Greek countryside on your bike. Mountain bikes are available at the guesthouse or at a maximum distance of 5 km
Guesthouses which offer onsite restaurant, tavern or table d'hôtes. Take the chance to experience a tasty journey and try local specialties
Observe unique species of migratory birds in protected wetlands, at a maximum distance of 15 km from your accommodation
Within a radius of 30 km from the guesthouse you'll find a ski center where you can enjoy winter sports and contemplate the snowy mountains
With the house as a starting point, the active and very capable Takis, the person who is responsible the local center of eco-tourist activities suggests:
Horse riding, trekking, Minus five, mountain biking, canoe-kayak, bird watching and canoe rides in the lake, walks in the European paths E4 and E6.
Make a stop at the Arktouros information center for the protection of Bears at the village of Aetos.
Visit the wetlands of the 4 lakes of the region: Zahari, Himatitida, Petron, Vegoritida (Natura 2000).
The region is very close to the Wine Roads of Macedonia. It is worthwhile to visit some of the wine producers and try some of the wines.
Visit the recently renovated village of Nimfeon and the bottling factory of the natural carbonated water of Xino Nero.
At a distance of 30 kms from the Kontosoros Guest House, are located 3 skiing centers: Voras (Kaimkstalan), Pisoderi and Vitsi.