After so many hours of hard work and such a stressful period, you deserve to spoil yourself in one of these luxury hotels in Greece.
Each of them has its own charm, its own soul and a unique approach to what defines exceptional 21st-century luxury.
This article is about them, about the most beautiful, stylish and high-end hotels spread all over Greece which will blow your mind!
These places will make each day spent here a memorable experience and will make the most of your holiday.
Fortunately, Greece is home to some of the world’s most luxurious hotels so choosing the best one is quite a hard decision.
Let yourself be treated like royalty while you explore the amazing sceneries of the Greek islands and discover its ancient sites spread all over the place.
Luxury hotels in Greece
Hotel Grande Bretagne, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Athens
Hotel Grande Bretagne Athens is located right in the heart of Athens and is one of the oldest hotels from Greece, being built in 1874.
From its rooftop, this luxury hotel in Greece offers a breathtaking view of the world-famous Acropolis and Parthenon.
On the inside, the hotel resembles a palace, a wonderful accommodation featuring opulent artworks and high-value antiques.
No wonder why world-famous personalities stayed at this hotel when they visited Athens.
The hotel has 320 rooms and suites, including a Royal Suite with exclusive butler service and is famous for the high quality of services and the attention to details.
Each and every room contains high-quality fabrics, original artworks and restored antiques from Christie’s and Sotheby’s.
There are two restaurants serving international and Greek cuisine, two swimming pools, one indoor and another one outdoor.
A fully equipped gym and the very famous Grand Bretagne ESPA Spa awarded for many years in a row.
Mystique, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Santorini
Mystique Luxury Collection Hotel Santorini , Santorini offers one of the most romantic experiences you can have when in Santorini.
One of the most luxury hotels in Greece is located in Oia, on top of a cliff, overlooking the crystal clear waters, the volcano and the Aegean Caldera.
The design of this luxury hotel in Greece was inspired by local culture and pays a homage to nature in a place of breathtaking beauty.
There are in total 35 elegant villas and suites decorated with handcrafted items from wood, local stone and glass.
Antique textiles and also plump, lavish towels will wrap you in their heat and comfort.
Guests swim in the infinity dive pools, get an alcoholic drink at the bar and head to the secret white wine cavern for a ritualistic red wine tasting.
End your day with an amazing dining experience at Charisma Greek or Asea Japanese Restaurant.
Surrounded by the turquoise waters of Ornos, Kivotos Mykonos is an amazing resort with its own private beach.
The resort is built on a rocky slope, just a few minutes away from the centre of Mykonos Town.
It fascinates its guests with its stunning interiors, an impressive collection of modern art and rare antiques.
I must tell you that I was also impressed by the quality of services which is one of the best I’ve experienced in entire Greece.
On this boutique hotel there are 39 suites and rooms, an incredible villa with a private pool and a secluded beach area.
Guests can also relax at the two swimming pools with jacuzzis, at the spa and fitness centre and can enjoy a delicious meal at one of the three restaurants from the property.
An art gallery and a boutique, as well as an air salon and a chapel ideal for weddings, can be found on site.
One one of the luxury hotels in Greece, you can rent a private yacht for a magnificent day cruise ending your day with a romantic private dinner served on the sea.
Elounda Beach Hotel & Villas, a Member of the Leading Hotels of the World
Located on the northeast part of Crete, the beachfront view Elounda Beach Hotel Villas Crete is everything you need for a great holiday in Crete.
Since 1971 the year when this luxury hotel in Greece was built, it has been one of the top attractions from the island.
The modern interiors with its luxurious rooms, bungalow and suites offer amazing views over the gardens or the Mirabello Bay.
Guests can enjoy their time on one of the 5 tennis courts, basketball and volleyball courts or relax at the spa centre.
The awarded spa Espace Vitalite Chenot Spa from the property offers a wide range of personalized body and facial treatments, while a pool filled with seawater is just near the corner.
If you want, the personnel can assist you by booking sightseeing tours to explore the island with its amazing landscape, ancient ruins and beautiful beaches.
Porto Zante Villas And Spa
Strategically located in Tragaki, on a private beach from a secluded bay, Porto Zante Villas Spa Zakynthos is one of the best choices for your Zakynthos holiday in the Ionian Sea.
The hotel offers luxurious villas with private heated pools and private gardens located right in front of the sea.
The resort is part of the Small Luxury Hotels of the World.
It includes Greek& Mediterranean restaurant, as well as an Asian restaurant, a few bars where to chill out and have a cocktail.
All the villas offer sea view, the hotel features large bedrooms and modern living space.
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Nespresso coffee maker with free capsules, Bang& Olufsen entertainment system, as well as a fancy stocked minibar is just some of the amenities you’ll find in your villa.
The resort’s spa offers more than 20 treatments including a series of holistic, natural and effective therapies that mix natural products with modern and innovative techniques.
On-site there is also a kid’s club and an outdoor playing area where your little ones can enjoy their time abroad.
The Romanos – Costa Navarino, A Luxury Collection Resort
Set in a stunning stretch of sandy beach from the Messinia region, The Romanos Costa Navarino is an amazing award-winning hotel from Navarino Dunes at Costa Navarino.
It is perfectly located in the middle of an olive grove plantation and overlooking the Aegean Sea.
This luxury hotel in Greece has two golf courses and luxurious rooms, suites and villas where you can relax and enjoy your holiday.
The centrepieces of the resort are the 630 square metres Royal Villa Methoni and the 660 square metres Royal Villa Koroni.
The exquisitely furnished rooms perfectly blend traditional Greek design with contemporary amenities and each suite has its own private pool.
On-site you can taste Italian and Pan Asian dishes as well as Greek traditional specialities.
A wine cellar and a few bars await the hotel’s guests to relax and sip a cocktail or a local wine.
Within driving distance from the property, you can find the emblematic UNESCO World Heritage sites of Olympia, Mystras and the Temple of Apollo Epicurius.
Awarded with the distinction of “Most Romantic Historic Hotel of Europe” in 2017, Kyrimai Hotel Mani is one of the most beautiful luxury hotels in Greece.
This chic hotel was built in 1870 in the countryside setting of Mani, in the Gerolimenas Bay and offers a historic atmosphere and amazing interiors.
This luxury hotel in Greece has been restored and transformed into a top-notch resort, a place which combines traditional architecture with contemporary amenities.
The owners transformed the old wine cellar into a reception, while the woodfire storage is used today as an exhibition centre containing items that trace the history of Mani.
The rooms are decorated with period furniture pieces, while the restaurant reminds us of a Maniot kitchen.
The menu is based on local ingredients, all of them organic and fresh.
Ekies All Senses Resort
Fully renovated in 2008, the small and environmentally friendly Ekies All Senses Resort Vourvourou located on Vourvourou beach offers a wide range of experiences.
The hotel was awarded a few years ago as the best “Landscaping and Outdoor Spaces” by AHEAD Europe Awards and in 2019 win the German Design Awards in the “Special” Category.
The hotel is surrounded by rocky islands, crystal clear waters with sandy beaches and pine tree forests, so if you want to experience nature this is the right place.
The man-made elements from the outdoor living area have been adapted to the environment, all the creations being simple, without artifice or sophisticated designs.
The whole project reflects a natural, outdoor way of life and combines very well the natural and manmade elements, creating a true oasis.
The rooms have a minimalistic design and private balcony, but each of them is equipped with 21st-century amenities.
Emelisse Nature Resort
Surrounded by native cypress and cedar trees, Emelisse Nature Resort Kefalonia is a really natural oasis located along the Ionian Seashores on the beautiful island of Kefalonia.
One of the luxury hotels from Greece is famous for its environmentally friendly policies, everything from the hotel being designed as an extension of the neighbourhood landscape.
The furniture inside the hotel is created from teak wood and has a nautical theme. The hospitality concept focuses on the idea of an enjoyable family getaway as well as spending some relaxing moments in this paradise.
Guests can enjoy their time at the outdoor pool or fitness area or even play table tennis at the property.
Homemade breakfast buffet and seafood or traditional Mediterranean food can be eaten at the property’s restaurant and a wide range of cocktails are available at the bar.
Reception staff are glad to advise you about what you can do on the island and even can help you arrange day trips if you are interested.
Built-in 1817 and carefully restored over the year, the beautiful Imaret Kavala is a historical monument, one of Kavala’s main attractions mainly because of its Ottoman architecture.
The hotel was completely renovated at the beginning of this century, keeping its authentic Ottoman architecture but with the amenities and facilities required by the 21st century.
The interior courtyard, as well as the arcades, arches and the outdoor stone-built cistern, are the main attractions of the place.
All the rooms and the interiors are beautifully decorated with Ottoman elements, while guests can enjoy the authentic experience of a Turkish hammam or a steam bath.
The intimate atmosphere of Imaret’s tea room is the perfect place for afternoon tea, the hotel offering a wide selection of fine teas like Fortnum and Mason.
Guided tours of the monuments from the city, including the mosque and the house of Mohamed Ali can be arranged here at one of the luxury hotels in Greece.
Poseidonion Grand Hotel, Spetses
Open for the public in the summer of 1914, Poseidonion Grand Hotel Spetses is the symbol of the island of Spetses.
The hotel was the vision of national benefactor Sotirios Anargyros, who contributed substantially to the advancement of the island.
By the time it was opened, the resort was the ultimate getaway for members of high society, rich people from Athens and also the members of the royal family.
After a complete renovation which lasted for 5 years, in 2009 the hotel was again opened to the public.
What I can tell you for sure is that the atmosphere and the vibe are exactly the same as the hotels from the French Riviera, just that you pay a little less.
At the swimming pool of the hotel, surrounded by palm trees, guests can find sunbeds and umbrellas where to relax and enjoy their holiday.
On the a la carte restaurant you can enjoy Greek fusion cuisine made with fresh and bio ingredients from the hotel’s garden.
Anemi Hotel, Folegandros
Boasting a privileged location perfect for a luxury holiday, just a few metres away from Karavostasis Port, Anemi Hotel Folegandros offers amazing views over the Cyclades.
The 12 detached 2 story buildings blend in the natural landscape of the Folegandros island being a symbol for the traditional Cycladic architecture.
The white constructions are draped in fuchsia bougainvillaea, while the indoor space design is very modern, being created by international contemporary designers.
Anemi restaurant serves Mediterranean cuisine in an extremely chic setting; guests can enjoy fresh seafood with aromatic herbs, finely marinated meats and other traditional dishes all made with local products.
Kapsaliana Village Hotel, Rethymno
Kapsaliana Village Hotel Crete , a member of the Historic Hotels in Europe is located in the highlands of Rethymno right near the museum of the archaeological site of Eleutherna.
The buildings of one of the luxury hotels in Greece where today is the Kapsaliana hotel, once owned by Arkadi Monastery.
They have been renovated and transformed by the great architect Myron Toupoyannis, who’s also the owner of the place.
He is the one who brought back to life this amazing construction.
He kept its historical appearance on the outside while transforming the interiors into a real oasis with all the modern facilities you need.
There are in total 12 houses of Cretan and Venetian architecture, all with a fireplace, private terrace and modern amenities.
At the local restaurant, guests can try the Greek and international cuisine, all the dishes being prepared with organic vegetables cultivated in their own garden and fresh ingredients bought from locals.
Canaves Oia Suites & Spa
Enveloped by the emerald Aegean and inspired by the dramatical beauty of Santorini Canaves Oia Suites Spa Santorini welcome you to a world of exquisite elegance.
This stunning hotel is carved into the cliffs and offers its guests an impressive view of the caldera and the Aegean Sea.
These thingks makes it one of the most beautiful places for Instagram photos.
The luxury suites are all freshly renovated and offer modern facilities and amazing views of the surrounding area, as well as private plunge pools.
Canaves Oia Suites and Spa has two other sister properties, both located in Oia which offer a higher degree of luxury and privacy: Canaves Oia Sunday Suites Santorini and the phenomenal Canaves Oia Epitome Santorini .
Four Seasons Astir Palace Hotel Athens
Set in the Athenian Riviera in the beautiful village of Lemos, Vouliagmeni, Four Seasons Astir Palace Hotel Athens is the most amazing hotel from the area.
The hotel was built 50 years ago and it hosted a wide list of celebrities and politicians from all over the world.
The acquisition of the hotel in 2013 for 444 million euro was the first foreign investment in Greece of such a large scale.
What followed was a massive renovation of the place and in the spring of 2019 Four Season Astir was open to the public.
The resort has 8 restaurants and bars, a spa centre with 10 treatment rooms, a fitness centre, a private beach area as well as an infinity pool.
For lunch and dinner, guests can choose among Greek seafood, Italian cuisine or Latin American grill and a wide list of fine wine.
Bonus: Esperos Village Blue & Spa Faliraki
Set on a green hill with an impressive view of the sea, Esperos Village Blue Spa Rhodes is an adults-only hotel located in the popular resort of Faliraki from Rhodes.
The hotel combines the blue of the crystal clear waters of the sharing or private pools with the amazing atmosphere and privacy of a lifestyle hotel.
The rooms have cool tiled floors and wooden furniture as well as all modern amenities you can wish for.
The sea view Panorama Restaurant offers a wide range of Mediterranean and traditional Greek dishes, all made from fresh local products.
These are my favourite hotels located all over Greece, places where I felt like in heaven and which transformed my holiday into a dream.
I invite you to comment below and share with us which is your favourite hotel in Greece and tell us your experience if you’ve been there!
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