Greece has thousands of islands spreading across the Ionian and Aegean seas. It has a rich artistic heritage and a fascinating history that influenced a great part of Western civilization.
From trendy nightlife to impressive cultural landmarks, visitors to Greece will find many wonders during their travels, including opulent boutique hotels.
The Best Boutique Hotels in Greece
Aressana Spa Hotel and Suites (Santorini)
Price: From $317
The luxurious Aressana Spa Hotel and Suites can be found in Thera, on the trendy island of Santorini. Full of authentic charm, the Aressana provides a beautiful boutique experience in a stunning and serene location.
The hotel includes a holistic spa and a fine dining restaurant. Guests are provided with daily housekeeping and turndown service, complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi, laundry and ironing service, currency exchange, cold face towels poolside, beach and pool towels, and suitcase stands.
Accommodation options include a classic double room, double room with a balcony, premium room, and 2 types of suites: the junior suite with sharing pool and the sea view suite with a private hot tub on the top floor.
The rooms have soundproof windows and balcony doors, as well as a minifridge, flat-screen TV with premium satellite channels, and air conditioning.
Bassa Maina Villas and Suites (Areopolis)
Price: From $495
Bassa Maina Villas and Suites can be found on the cliffside of Areopolis, with stone-built villas and refined suites that overlook the sea. This luxurious boutique hotel uses an amphitheater layout and eye-catching architecture that blends with the surrounding coastline.
A welcoming hotel full of charm and elegance, with upscale interior design and a warm atmosphere, the Bassa Maina provides an unforgettable stay to all types of visitors.
Each villa features a private terrace, unique layout, exposed stone walls, beamed high ceilings, ultra-comfortable beds, and sophisticated decor accents. Some of them include a fireplace and a private outdoor heated Jacuzzi hot tub. The villas have private entrances, as well as fully-equipped kitchenettes. Each accommodation option includes a Nespresso coffee machine, flat-screen TV, magnifying mirror, pillow choice, rain shower, and minifridge.
Boheme Hotel (Mykonos)
Price: From $572
The scenic Boheme Hotel can be found on Mykonos, right next to the Mykonian Windmills and the Little Venice area that tourists from all around the world so favor. The Boheme is a beautiful example of traditional whitewashed architecture, and it is only a short walk away from the nearest beach.
At the Boheme, guests will enjoy outstanding personalized service, modern design, impressive hospitality, and a selection of curated massage sessions and spa treatments. In addition, concierge services can create custom itineraries and provide excellent recommendations for where to eat and what to visit.
The Boheme has a luxurious outdoor swimming pool, an à la carte restaurant, an eco garden, a gym, private parking, a personal fitness instructor, and transfer services on request. Guests are welcome with a drink when they arrive to get right in the holiday mood.
Each room features a Nespresso coffee machine, rustic furniture, a safe box, a satellite LCD TV, an iPhone dock station, a minibar, and signature bath products, along with comfortable bathrobes and slippers.
Casa Delfino (Crete)
Price: From $191
The prestigious Casa Delfino can be found in a 17th-century Venetian-style mansion in Chania, Crete. Once home to the Delfino family, the property is now an opulent boutique hotel full of authentic charm and refinement.
Each area of the mansion has been carefully restored and continues to preserve many original elements. The interior design features classical décor and modern comfort. The hotel offers guests access to a romantic pebbled courtyard, turndown service with indulgent treats, and a peaceful ambiance.
Casa Delfino is close to all the main attractions in town, including museums, eateries, and shops. The on-site spa provides a curated selection of beauty and wellness treatments.
The sophisticated rooms and suites at Casa Delfino feature a king-size bed or 2 twins, a stylish bathroom with tub or shower, a flat-screen satellite TV with DVD player, and air conditioning with individual controls. There is also a minibar, safe deposit box, complimentary Wi-Fi, hairdryer, premium organic bath products, and a set of plush bathrobes and slippers.
Dardiza Boutique Hotel (Argolis)
Price: From $173
The charming Dardiza Boutique Hotel can be found in Ermioni in Argolis. This intimate boutique experience features a private beach, an infinity pool, homemade breakfast, and sea views from every space.
Complimentary luggage storage and high-speed Wi-Fi are available, along with private parking, bicycles and safety gear, and kayaks on request. Music is provided poolside for an even more immersive holiday atmosphere.
The romantic atmosphere at the Dardiza makes it perfect for weddings and couple getaways, but group trips can also enjoy it. In addition, the hotel can be fully booked for those seeking extra privacy.
Accommodation options at the Dardiza include superior and deluxe guest rooms, along with a deluxe family apartment. Each of them includes air conditioning, a hairdryer, a Nespresso coffee machine, tea-making facilities, pool towels, a minifridge, and designer bath products.
Hotel Ellique (Rhodes)
Price: From $148
Hotel Ellique can be found on Rhodes, in its amazing Old Town dating back to the medieval age. The Ellique is an exclusive boutique experience that feels timeless, located on a small side alley just off the Old Town’s cobbled streets.
The Ellique is close to the Archaeological Museum of Rhodes, a short walk away from the fishing port, and the hip Elli Beach. This amazing boutique location includes a breakfast of choice served until noon, a traditional pebble mosaic, and solid oak wood floors contributing to a hypoallergenic space.
Each of the beautifully-appointed rooms at the Ellique includes deluxe bath amenities from Korres, a private high-speed Wi-Fi access point, a minibar, a kettle, a laptop-size safe, a king-size bed with an ergonomic mattress from Eco-sleep, air conditioning, and a Kinetico water softener and purifier.
Irida Boutique Hotel (Parga)
Price: From $169
The Irida Boutique Hotel can be found on the hillside overlooking the bay of Parga and the Ionian Sea. The amphitheater-style layout allows guests to enjoy the glorious sights from every area of the hotel.
This lush boutique experience is full of a romantic atmosphere and luxurious amenities. The pool features excellent views of Parga at any time of day. Daily breakfast can be enjoyed either poolside or from the privacy of the in-suite balcony. The pool bar is a perfect choice for a light lunch and for relaxing. Dinner by the pool is a perfect choice for couples looking to enjoy a fine meal under the stars.
Each of the beautiful suites at the Irida includes complimentary Wi-Fi, a refined en-suite bathroom, a flat-screen TV, a separate living area, and a unique design. Room service is available 24/7, and upscale fittings are in every corner of the suites.
Kokkini Porta Rossa (Rhodes)
Price: From $395
The delightful Kokkini Porta Rossa can be found in Rhodes Town, in the medieval area. Guests will see the hotel immediately after crossing the imposing St. John’s Gate. The location dates back to 1350 when it used to provide lodging to knights.
It has since been lovingly restored to provide a luxurious experience full of historical atmosphere. The modern design across the hotel is enhanced by the original details like some of the walls and the old church on the premises, now continuing to be used as a chapel.
At the Kokkini, guests will be treated to warm hospitality and personalized service. There is a daily multi-course breakfast made from fresh local ingredients. In addition, a concierge is always on hand to provide expert insight into what there is to see in town. Printed maps with recommendations are available at the front desk. There is a library with books, magazines, and board games that guests can enjoy. After dinner, guests have access to a self-service open bar.
Each opulent suite at the Kokkini includes a minibar, espresso maker with Illy capsules, Frette linens, a Coco-Mat pillow menu, and an ice bucket refilled every afternoon.
The Theodore Boutique Hotel (Crete)
Price: From $297
An opulent experience in Crete’s scenic Agia Marina village, the Theodore Boutique Hotel can be found on the beach, offering glorious views over the Cretan Sea. At the Theodore, guests can fully immerse themselves in the authentic Cretan atmosphere, as the spirit of this historical island is felt in every detail.
The Theodore is only a little over 4 miles away from Chania, and it feels like an intimate retreat. Most of the elegant rooms at the Theodore include partial or full seafront views, while some look out over the city.
In-room amenities include complimentary Wi-Fi, air conditioning with individual controls, central heating, deluxe bath products, a stylish bathroom with either a tub or a shower, a complimentary bottle of wine, a full-length mirror, minibar, soundproof windows, and a private balcony or veranda.
Price: From $1,568
The highly exclusive Vora can be found carved on the Imerovigli cliffside, on the hip island of Santorini. It is a short walk away from Skaros and features stunning minimalistic Cycladic design and unbeatable views over the caldera.
At sunset, there is magic in the air at the Vora. Guests are treated to personalized services: there is a 24-hour reception, as well as dry cleaning and laundry service, office facilities, luggage storage, porter service, 24-hour room service, and a private chef available on request. Early breakfast is available, as well as custom itineraries and excursions. Guests can also access private yachting, along with chauffeur service or car and bike rental.
Each of the luxurious private villas at the Vora includes a sound system from Bang & Olufsen, a smart TV, individually-controlled air conditioning, a laptop-sized safe, a pillow menu, a king-size bed with a Tempur mattress, a furnished veranda, and a private plunge pool.
White Pearls (Kos)
Price: From $275
The stunning adults-only White Pearls boutique resort can be found on Kos Island. Offering amazing views over the Aegean Sea and great access to Lambi Beach, the White Pearls is full of Dodecanese refinement and atmosphere.
This private oasis is only 1 mile away from the city center but feels like an intimate hidden gem. At the hotel, guests can enjoy a pool with a Jacuzzi, a private parking slot, rooms with either a private veranda, balcony, or private garden, poolside breakfast, and an à la carte restaurant focusing on traditional Greek cuisine.
Guests can request daily newspapers or magazines, as well as a bicycle to explore the area. Each opulent suite at the White Pearls includes a separate living area, 1 or 2 bathrooms, air conditioning, a safe box, satellite TV, coffee and tea making facilities with an espresso machine, and a pillow menu.
There is plenty to explore in Greece. From the treasures of Athens’ Acropolis to the party islands like Mykonos, a visit to Greece will never feel long enough or boring. There are 18 UNESCO World Heritage Sites and plenty of coastline and amazing beaches to discover.