Greece is as diverse as it is beautiful. Known for its mythology and preserved monuments, it entices every type of traveller, whether you’re looking for ancient ruins or secluded beaches. Famous for its cuisine, museums and promiscuous deities, it is the perfect place to overindulge and overstay, especially if you’re spending the night in one of these luxurious hotels:
1. Porto Zante Villas and Spa | Zakynthos, Greece
Royal Spa Villa: $7,000/night
Located on a private beach on the island of Zakynthos, this gorgeous hotel is frequented by political leaders, celebrities and artists. Guests even have access to a collection of Dionisios Solomos’s personal belongings and manuscripts. (He was the guy who wrote the Greek national anthem.)
2. Pegasus Suites and Spa | Santorini, Cyclades, Greece
Honeymoon Jacuzzi Suite: $1,000/night
Perfect for an expensive honeymoon, Pegasus embodies the romantic spirit of the island of Santorini. Its suites are equipped with private outdoor Jacuzzis and pools, allowing you to consummate your love to a tropical Greek setting.
3. Grace Santorini | Santorini, Cyclades, Greece
Deluxe with Plunge Pool: $1,200/night
This 17th century monastery has been converted into a gorgeous hotel, and its views are breathtaking. The best way to enjoy the Santorini landscape is to sip some fine champagne from your private pool and gaze longingly at the view.
4. Lindos Blu | Rhodes, Greece
Private Pool Maisonette Panoramic Sea: $3,000/night
Leave the kids with the nanny because this adult-only paradise is not child-friendly. Perched on a hill, this hotel resembles an amphitheater, providing guests with breathtaking views of Vlicha Bay.
Executive Grand Suite: $1,200/night
Dating back to 1930, this luxury hotel is located in the center of Athens, a short walk to world-renowned museums and historical sites. The hotel itself offers elegant rooms that look out at the famous Acropolis.