THE MOST ROMANTIC GETAWAYS IN SANTORINI: RANKED BY FORBES
Santorini is one of the world's most romantic getaways, and its Forbes-rated destinations are no exception. From luxurious cliffside escapes to opulent hideaways, Santorini offers something for every couple looking for romance. Andonis Suites provides classic Greek hospitality with stunning views of the volcano, while Grace Hotel offers an unforgettable experience with breathtaking sunsets. Katikies is situated in a privileged location with unequaled views of the caldera, and for those seeking more private retreats, there's Santorini Secret Suites and Spa. Each Forbes-rated destination in Santorini promises a unique escape for couples to explore their passionate side.
Forbes Five-Star: Andronis Luxury Suites
Step into a journey back in time as you explore the meandering byways of Santorini. Escape to luxurious paradise and hideaway at Andronis Luxury Suites, nestled among steep terraced cliffs overlooking the Aegean Sea. Receive a fully customizable experience and take advantage of numerous individualized amenities such as personal pillow selection and toiletries (Apivita, Molton Brown, Chopard). Make your stay extra special with a private infinity pool or jacuzzi, sun lounge chairs, and magnificent Santorini views from the 29 suites and villas available. Discover the beauty of Santorini's famous white-plaster cave-like structures. Marvel at the arches and soaring walkway, experience tranquility from terrace-side rooms, and be amazed by the steep drop of the caldera rim's edge.
Forbes Five-Star: Katikies Santorini
Situated lovingly on the cliff of Oia, Katikies Santorini is a luxurious and remarkable sight to behold. Its all-white, minimalist accommodation ensures that dramatic panoramas of the deep blue sea are available from every vantage point.
Take in the breathtaking views from one of three glistening infinity pools, or sprawl out on the pool decks and get an even closer look at the scenery. As evening approaches, be prepared for a magical show of colors as the sun sets against the sky - all while sipping drinks and eating delicious food from The Katikies Pool Bar & Restaurant or Seltz Champagne Bar & Restaurant near Mikrasia, with its own impressive views.
Forbes Four-Star: Grace Hotel Santorini
From the whitewashed walls to the heated plunge pools, Grace Hotel Santorini's layered retreat feels like it houses a whole village. Step inside this unique and luxurious property, and you'll find everything you need - from food to spa treatments and secluded rooms with spacious balconies.
The beauty of this 14-room boutique hotel is downright breathtaking. Everywhere you go, from the infinity pool to the private terraces to Varoulko Santorini restaurant, offers stunning views that could make anyone believe the rumor about Santorini being formed by the gods.
Forbes Four-Star: Santorini Secret Suites & Spa
Climb into a private outdoor pool at Santorini Secret Suites & Spa just before sunset and you'll be rewarded with a mesmerizing view of the sun's reflection on the Aegean Sea. Whether it's from the alfresco restaurant, main infinity pool, or an amazing suite perched right on the caldera in Oia, you're always within reach of a postcard-worthy vista. And if your gaze needs a break, drop by Harmonia Spa to experience a haven of peace and relaxation. The intimate spa is named after the Greek goddess of harmony and provides massage tables that ensure total comfort.
Not Forbes-Rated, but a Seaphire Travel Favorite: Canaves Oia Boutique Hotel
Indulge in the romantic setting of Canaves Oia Boutique Hotel, carved into the volcanic cliff face of Oia. Its pristine white walls are classic Santorini, but its luxurious atmosphere and tailor-made experiences distinguish it from the rest. Unwind beside the infinity pool surrounded by sea and sky, or charter a private sailing yacht for an unforgettable voyage around the island. Enjoy Mediterranean cuisine beneath the stars, or take part in an exclusive wine tasting evening to end your day on a high note.
A Little More About Santorini
Santorini is an idyllic Greek island located in the Aegean Sea. Its crystal-blue waters, iconic white buildings with cobalt-blue roofs, and spectacular sunsets have made it one of Europe's most sought-after vacation destinations. Visitors from all over the world come to soak up the history and culture, sample local cuisine and wine, explore dramatic volcanic landscapes, and relax on some of the planet's most beautiful beaches. Whether you're looking for adventure or just a peaceful escape from everyday life, Santorini has something for everyone.