Holiday 2022

8 Feb22476 Athina Luxury Suites is the ideal location to simply provide an escape from the stresses of every day life, whether solo, as a couple, or with family or friends; or it can be the location of a couple’s dream wedding ceremony, a venue surrounded by gorgeously romantic scenery; or maybe even the destination of their honeymoon, where it’s just them, and the most divine and memorable experience to celebrate their marriage. Should guests choose to venture away from the hotel, they can explore the picturesque town of Fira with its decadent restaurants, cafes, shopping and nightlife, to be submerged into the liveliness of the island. There’s also the Megaro Gyzi Cultural Center where they can delve into Greek culture and see what cultural events are on, such as concerts and theatrical performances. Or there’s two cathedrals that are worth a visit, along with two spectacular museums, the Archaeological Museum of Thera and the Museum of Prehistoric Thera, displaying relics and historic items from across the island. Not only this, but close to Fira is Kontochori Village, the location of the Folklore Museum of Emmanual A. Lignos, home to six rooms of exhibitions that illustrate the 20th century way of life. Ultimately, Athina Luxury Suites’ passion is in crafting unique experiences tailored to its guests. Even the smallest details have been considered by the team, having scoured the globe for the highest quality amenities and most notable brands. Devoted to catering to every demand and request, the hotel’s concierge desks are open 24 hours a day, arranging VIP excursions, transfers, car rentals, yacht rentals, helicopter rides, private dinners, and every other need of its loyal guests. The result of this dedication is an experience that pampers and delights, ensuring a personalised and unforgettable escape of pure opulence and a true feast for the senses. Company: Athina Luxury Suites Email: [email protected] Website: Athina Luxury Suites offers guests the choice of 25 highly luxurious and modern suites, every one of them with dramatic views of the volcano, glittering Aegean Sea, and stunning sunsets. Fully renovated in 2021, each suite has been designed for guests who appreciate refined luxury, featuring a minimalist aesthetic and high-end furnishings with a modern twist on traditional Greek architecture. Some suites feature private balconies, heated Jacuzzis and steam baths for private, optimal relaxation while taking in the scenery. Alongside suites of different sizes and couple-only honeymoon suites, the hotel has the unique and exclusive Royal Suite available for up to six people, a 140sqm private villa which is the ultimate in sophisticated luxury, with two separate master bedrooms and ensuites, large living room with a double sofa bed and a third bathroom, large heated Jacuzzi pool on the private balcony, and featuring rare and precious pieces of art and furniture. All suites are equipped with LCD Sat TVs 32” and 42” (or wider); desk; Bluetooth speakers; tablet PCs; free wi-fi connection; telephone; laptopsize safe box; mini-bar; ironing facilities; hairdryers; scales; beauty mirrors; fine Guy Laroche linens, towels and bathrobes for every guest; slippers; luxury Hermes, Guerlain or Joe Malone cosmetics; pool towels; and much more. Guests have access to the hotel’s huge infinity swimming pool which sits on the cliff and provides a spectacular swimming experience with an expansive view from Oia to Akrotiri. The pool bar is open all day until sunset, the perfect place to meet and gather while sipping on a cocktail and watching the sun drop into the sea. The Esperisma Bar-Restaurant, located on the hotel’s upper balcony, is open all day offering the most refreshing signature cocktails and serving carefully selected dishes combined with a list of fine wines and champagnes, especially for the sunset till late hours. It also offers private candlelight dinner options on request for special occasions with exclusive menus. And for those who fancy room service, they can order from a wide list of drinks and food, with drinks available 24 hours a day and the kitchen open from 11:30am until midnight. Then there’s the Aphrodite Spa, with its cave aesthetic and serene atmosphere – Guests can indulge in a pamper with massages, treatments, and body and face therapies to leave them feeling relaxed and rejuvenated. Perched on the cliffs of the caldera in the most sought-after location in Fira, Athina Luxury Suites showcases dreamy panoramic views of the whole island and famous volcano, along with breath-taking sunsets. And while the hotel is only a few steps away from the centre of Fira, it still enjoys a quiet and relaxing atmosphere. Awarded the title of LUXlife’s Best Luxury Boutique Hotel, 2022 - Santorini Island, we take a look at what makes Athina Luxury Suites the place to stay in Santorini. Luxury in Every Detail