Sarı Ilıca Hotel

It's located in front of Thermi Dock. Since there is a hot spring in this area, such a building was built. Thermi was called Sarı Ilıca in the Ottoman Period. The building was built in Hüseyin Hilmi Pasha (1855-1921) period, by Hasan Efendi and Sarı Ilıcalı Molla Mustafa. Molla Mustafa is Hüseyin Hilmi Pasha's father. The father and the son were testified in Lesvos Governor Nam›k Kemal's daughter's wedding in 20 October 1882. The hotel is made in Neo-classical style, and has three stories. Behind the building that is inside a great yard, there is a one floored guest house was built for Hüseyin Hilmi Pasha. The hotel was empty from exchange to 1933. After this date it was under the control of Lesvos National Bank. The bank had organized an auctioning in the same year and National Doctors Unity had won. It was used as Health Servers Retirement Organization Service Lounge until 1980. Today the building is opened for service by two Turks, but it is ruined.

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