Santorini, the small volcanic island located in the Aegean Sea, is one of the most sought-after destinations for luxury travelers. Renowned for its rugged landscape, stunning sunsets, traditional villages, and crystalline waters, Santorini is an exceptional place to indulge in the finest things in life. One of the best ways to experience the island's unparalleled beauty and opulence is by staying at one of its many luxurious hotels. (Click on pics for links to hotel websites.)
Perivolas is a hotel that embodies the essence of Santorini. Located in Oia, the hotel is perched on a cliff overlooking the Aegean Sea and offers stunning views of the famous caldera. The hotel's 20 suites are carved into the cliffside and feature traditional Cycladic architecture with white-washed walls, vaulted ceilings, and arched doorways. Each suite has a private terrace with a plunge pool or hot tub, making it the perfect spot to relax and take in the breathtaking views. The hotel's infinity pool is also a highlight, offering an uninterrupted view of the sea and the neighboring islands. For those seeking more privacy, inquire about the villa at the Hideaway on the island of Therasia across the bay.
Nobu, on the other hand, is a modern and sleek hotel that brings a touch of Japanese hospitality to Santorini. Located in the trendy town of Kamari, the hotel has 56 rooms and suites that are decorated in a minimalist style with clean lines and neutral colors. The hotel's infinity pool is a highlight, with panoramic views of the Aegean Sea and the nearby islands. The hotel also has its own private beach, which is rare in Santorini, and features a restaurant run by renowned chef Nobu Matsuhisa.
NOUS is a luxury hotel located in the village of Vourvoulos, just a few minutes' drive from Fira, Santorini's capital. The hotel features 120 rooms and bungalows, including 9 elegant suites that are designed in a minimalist style, with natural materials, soft colors, and panoramic views of the sea and the island. The property also features the island's largest swimming pool, and a stunning spa.
Magma Resort, a new addition to the Unbound Collection by Hyatt, is serenely located in the village of Akrotiri, on the southern tip of Santorini. The hotel offers 24 spacious suites and villas that are designed in a contemporary style, with natural materials, warm colors, and stunning views of the sea and the volcano. The property also features a beautiful infinity pool, a spa, and is the Santorini home of Spondi, the Athens-based, Michelin-starred restaurant.
Magma Resort Santorini
Andronis Boutique Hotel
Andronis Boutique is a luxurious hotel located in Oia, one of Santorini's most charming villages. The hotel offers 14 elegant suites and villas that are designed in a traditional Cycladic style, with whitewashed walls, vaulted ceilings, and private terraces with views of the caldera. Lauda, its famous restaurant, uses only locally-sourced ingredients.
Grace Hotel, Auberge Resorts Collection, is a luxury hotel located in the village of Imerovigli. The hotel offers 20 elegant rooms and suites that are designed in a contemporary style, with natural materials, soft colors, and stunning views of the caldera. All the rooms have terraces and for complete privacy, those on a honeymoon should book Suite 46.
Katikies is a luxury hotel located in Oia, one of Santorini's most sought-after locations. The hotel offers 34 luxurious suites and villas that are designed in a traditional Cycladic style, with whitewashed walls, vaulted ceilings, and private terraces with stunning views of the Aegean Sea and the caldera. Katikies has one of the island's most stunning infinity pools and best seafood restaurants.
Canaves Oia Suites
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The suites are elegantly designed with a minimalist style, providing a serene environment that perfectly complements the stunning views of the Aegean Sea and the caldera. The hotel is equipped with a range of luxurious amenities, including a spa, an infinity pool, and a fine-dining restaurant.
Located in Firostefani, a short walk from Fira, this storied resort is housed in an art-filled mansion with five suites and one majestic villa. Once owned by a sea captain, this property is one of the few family-friendly luxury resorts that are nestled in the caldera in Santorini.
Santorini by The Bubble Collection
Santorini is a destination that offers an array of luxurious accommodation options for travelers seeking the ultimate indulgence. Whether you're looking for relaxation, adventure, or both, these hotels provide the perfect blend of comfort and style. To complete your Greek paradise experience, we recommend wearing SANTORINI, the niche unisex fragrance by The Bubble Collection. Designed by Master Perfumer Vincent Kuczinski, this fragrance captures the essence of the island with its notes of blue sea, blue sky, bergamot, mandarin, pink pepper, pear, jasmine, cedarwood, bigaflower, orange blossom, musk, vetiver, sea moss, and warm amber. So, pack light and make sure to include Santorini in your luggage for an unforgettable vacation. Available online at The Bubble Collection.