(CNN) — What better way to experience Greece than by staying in a waterfront hotel with a private plunge pool? Overlooking some of the best beaches the Southern European country has to offer, these coastal hotels are as lavish as it gets. Filled with amenities ranging from exclusive spa treatments to private helicopter transportation and personal butlers, here are 10 of the most luxurious seaside hotels when you travel to Greece. MAINLAND GREECE 1. Four Seasons Astir Palace Hotel Athens Four Seasons Astir Palace Hotel Athens has two impressive outdoor pools. Ken Seet/Four Seasons Following an extensive renovation, the historic Astir Palace was relaunched as the first Four Seasons Hotel and Resorts in Greece earlier this year. Although it's located on the Athens Riviera, the idyllic seaside haven is also just half an hour away from the historical city center, so guests can easily explore the city of ancient Greece during their stay. Set amongst 75 acres of … [Read more...] about 10 of the best luxury seaside hotels in Greece
Sani beach hotel offers
Brought to you by From a hilltop retreat to a private ecological reserve, British Airways Holidays reveal four of the most Instagrammable hotels in Greece They say members of the Instagram generation base their holiday choices entirely on how they will look on social media. But let’s be honest, we are all partial to a spectacular hotel setting and picture-perfect scenery. When we go away, we want to immerse ourselves in a beautiful location as well as enjoying all those other extras such as great service and delectable cuisine. One destination that is Instagram-perfect from every angle is Greece, from its glamorous islands to rolling hills, sparkling waters to quaint villages. British Airways Holidays has a selection of stunning hotels set on some of Greece’s most glittering coastlines and can create flight and hotel packages so that each element of your holiday is taken care of. Here are four of Greece’s best luxury hotels, set in such beautiful … [Read more...] about Are these the most insta-worthy hotel settings in Greece?
By Kim Robertson on Feb 13, 2019 in Accommodation, Africa, Antigua and Barbuda, Caribbean, Cyprus, Europe, Family Travel, Featured, Greece, Honeymoons, Hotels, Italy, Leisure Travel, Mauritius, Middle East, Portugal, Regions, Resorts, Spain, Speciality Travel, Western Europe Travelling on honeymoon with a baby needn’t be daunting. With a little preparation and a few helpful extras, it can be stress-free, and a wonderfully memorable holiday. There’s nothing quite like seeing your little ones’ face light up as you dip their toes in the swimming pool. Or when you take them for their first paddle in the sea. Some couples may be put off taking an infant abroad, and prefer to have a staycation – this is absolutely fine too. There are some lovely places nearer to home to consider with everything from castles, to luxury spa hotels or private lodges with hot tubs and saunas. However, taking a baby on honeymoon abroad is probably the easiest time to do it! They generally … [Read more...] about 12 baby friendly honeymoon ideas
When the Sani Resort reopens for the season in April, it will show off a brand new tennis center built in partnership with Spanish legend Rafael (Rafa) Nadal. The Sani Resort—which is home to five five-star hotels on Greece’s Kassandra peninsula (one of the three beach-lined peninsulas of Halkidiki)—is already renowned for its recreational activities. There’s a water ski academy, splash pool, sailing trips, treetop adventure park for kids, bike club, scuba diving and even Chelsea FCF football coaching. In short, all kinds of fun in the sun, sand and sea. Now the Rafa Nadal Tennis Center has been added to the list. Players of all ages and skill levels are welcome to fine-tune their skills at the brand new facility, which offers programs based on the 15 years of experience of the Grand Slam-winning champion. Expert coaches use the same training methods that catapulted Nadal to the top: Technical and physical preparation along with personal and … [Read more...] about Sani Resort in Greece Unveils Rafa Nadal Tennis Center