Known for its beautiful beaches, stunning islands, ancient ruins, and rich culture, Greece is among the top choices for tourism in Summer season.
In this article, we share with you the most anticipated hotel openings in Greece. And below you will also find some of the hottest hotels that are opened in 2022.
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Opening Date: March 2023
The Social Athens Hotel, a member of Radisson Individuals, has opened in a spectacular prime location in Kolonaki, the most exclusive area in the heart of Athens.
The new upscale boutique hotel features 24 spacious guest rooms and suites, including a presidential suite which has a large terrace and views of Lycabettus Hill. The hotel occupies a former public building from the 1960s which has been transformed by the award-winning Greek-Swedish firm, OOAK architects, who have created true synergy between a lively Athenian social experience and a calm and elegant hotel stay. All rooms feature premium materials native to Greece.
Hotel guests benefit from a range of services, from free high-speed internet access to a unique outdoor fitness center. Already making a mark as a lifestyle destination, the hotel’s hip restaurant and bar area on the ground floor invites the city into the hotel and focuses on fresh, sustainable ingredients to create tasty Mediterranean and international dishes. The hotel lobby and bar provide a trendy space for all types of art events and social gatherings in the city.
Opening Date: Q1 2023
Dusit Suites Athens, a brand new 5-star hotel, awaits guests in the picturesque Glyfada on the cosmopolitan Athenian Riviera. With the privilege of being situated near the sandy beach, this upper upscale hotel features 36 elegantly designed suites that offer stunning views of either the sea and the Saronic Gulf, or the mountain and city lights. Guests can indulge in a range of contemporary amenities, including the Namm Spa, Vitality Pool, O live – the Mediterranean restaurant on the roof top and its playful bar, DAO – the signature Pan Asian restaurant and its futuristic bar, and as well as the infinity pool outdoors on the roof top.
This hotel is also conveniently situated near the historic capital of Athens, the International Airport, and Piraeus Port, allowing guests to easily explore the area.
Opening Date: April 2023
Domes Noruz Kassandra is located in the Kassandra peninsula, surrounded by crystal turquoise waters and lush greenery. Deemed a ‘beach club with rooms’, the hotel will have 182 rooms and suites and a sprawling swimming pool just steps away from the golden beach, where you will find the beach club and bar. This will function as the heart of the hotel, featuring a menu of neo-Greek seafood, designed by Executive Chef Dionysios Pliatsikas. The drinks menu comprises the best the area has to offer, with a lengthy wine list from local Halkidiki vineyards and a selection of expertly crafted cocktails to enjoy while watching the sunset over the Aegean Sea.
Other F&B offerings include Domes’ signature Gustatio restaurant, which presents a decadent menu to tantalise the senses with its artful blend of bold flavours as an all-day creative buffet, making it the perfect setting breakfast and dinner. Elsewhere you will find Raw Bar, an elegant cocktail and champagne bar, serving eclectic raw gastro finger foods such as cured cod ceviche with bright citrus notes, or the decadent seabass and scallop tartare. On the beach is Pita Canteen, where skilled “Psistes”, or grill masters, delicately prepare traditional Greek favourites such as gyros and souvlaki, perfect for a leisurely meal on the beach.
For a holistic approach, wellness is a central element of the hotel and its Open Air Gym offers guests an invigorating fitness experience where the body, mind and spirit are connected and rejuvenated. Two spacious Spa Suites are set up to host treatments from Domes’ award-winning, signature SOMA Spa, delivering a high-calibre tranquillity through signature treatments that combine ancient Greek rituals and contemporary healing.
Opening Date: May 2023
Set to open in May 2023, Brown Hotels continues to expand its five-star offering with the arrival of Isla Brown Chania, located on the coastline of northern Crete featuring panoramic views that sweep across the Mediterranean Sea. Isla Brown Chania is ideally located just a 15 minute drive from Chania International Airport and 30 minutes from Chania, and is set to invigorate the Cretan hospitality scene with its contemporary design aesthetic, elevated F&B concepts and state-of-the-art facilities.
Isla Brown Chania will boast an impressive outdoor terrace that meets the water’s edge, with a swimming pool, lounge area, and spacious bar serving drinks and snacks complete with a pizza “taboos.” Gastronomy will be a highlight at Isla Brown Chania, with the resort offering three unique restaurant concepts for an exemplary dining experience. The hotel will present its guests with an a la carte menu and the famous Brown Hotels breakfast buffet, a main restaurant serving contemporary, fresh dishes, in addition to a more traditional style taverna offering Greek culinary classics.
The wellness centre at Isla Brown Chania will invite guests to step into a sanctuary of calm and enjoy a selection of quality spa treatments, whilst making use of its hammam, sauna and on-site gym.
Opening Date: Q2 2023
Housed in a former sanatorium is MANNA in Arcadia, Greece, set to open in second quarter of 2023. The team at K-Studio is overseeing the renovation and design, with the aim of creating a 32-room hotel that celebrates serenity, purity, pleasure, and craftsmanship. A specific focus will be placed on wellbeing and nature, providing guests with a direct connection to the surrounding mountainous region of Peloponnese. In addition to guestrooms, the communal spaces will include a dining room, ritual room, bar, lounge, library, and spa with two treatment rooms.
Opening Date: Summer 2023
Located on Thessaloniki’s unique seafront, the landmark Makedonia Palace Hotel has recently joined the WorldHotels Luxury collection as the brand’s first hotel in Greece.
The menu at Salonica Restaurant, one of the city’s best a la carte venues, exudes an air of elevated gastronomy. Mediterranean flavors awarded breakfast service, a la carte menus accompanied by unrivaled views of the sea and the White Tower landmark will transform every meal into a unique experience every hour of the day.
In each of the 276 spacious rooms, all guests can feel at home while enjoying the view of the sea or the city. The technology and automations, the Coco-Mat beds, or the connecting rooms offering ideal options for family stays, blended with the superior personalized service, make for the ideal 5 Star hospitality experience in Thessaloniki City.
Makedonia Palace is renowned for the impeccable hosting of every type of social and corporate event, with a 900 square meter ballroom and a functional, 2,000 square meter convention center that can hold up to 1,000 persons; the main hall can be divided into four separate rooms.
Wellness services are on offer to rejuvenate with traditional hammam, an outdoor swimming pool by the seafront and a fitness center with sauna facilities.
Opening Date: Summer 2023
Mandarin Oriental, Costa Navarino will bring the Group’s unparalleled legendary hospitality to Greece for the first time when it opens in Summer 2023. This idyllic luxury retreat is located in the southwest Peloponnese and is part of Costa Navarino, a sustainably driven destination.
Mandarin Oriental, Costa Navarino features 99 elegant, light-filled suites and earth-sheltered villas with private pools and spacious terraces. Blending luxurious serenity with the traditional Messenian style of the region, the resort is the perfect backdrop for guests seeking to create memorable moments with family and loved ones.
The resort and its environs feature more than 4,000 replanted olive trees and over 500,000 planted native shrubs, while the overall project has been built to the developer’s rigorous sustainable specifications in keeping with Mandarin Oriental’s deeply ingrained corporate responsibility ethos. As with all Mandarin Oriental hotels, the resort will be single-use plastic free throughout the complex.
The five restaurants and bars redefine authentic Greek traditions, honouring local culture while also providing a wide variety of original flavours from international cuisines. The resort’s chefs are committed to sourcing exceptional local ingredients from Messenia and delivering a unique gastronomic experience.
Opening Date: June 2023
With direct views over the Aegean Sea, this new resort, opening June 2023 will house 37 individual suites—each of which come with a private pool or jacuzzi—boasting a quintessential Santorini sense of Mediterranean simplicity with soothing tones. Carved into the cliffs of Oia on the site of an old stone mine right above the enchanting Ammoudi Bay, the adults-only resort will bring guests idyllic and direct views of Santorini’s famous sunsets and will also include a new restaurant and all-day bar, wine cellar serving local and international wines, spa, and outdoor gym.
Opening Date: June 2023
Domes White Coast Milos s to operate the luxury 30-suite hotel, currently branded as Small Luxury Hotels of the World, located in a waterfront nature preserve on the island’s northern coast. Each suite of this adults-only property boasts its own private-infinity pool, uninterrupted sea and sunset views over the Myrtoan Sea, and access to three sandy beaches just a few steps away.
Opening Date: July 2023
The 196 room resort is situated in the south-eastern part of the island near the picturesque town of Lindos, its Acropolis and a number of historic sites dated from the Archaic period to the post-Byzantine times, the 196-room resort will offer stunning sea views and garden views with access to a private, sandy beach.
The resort will feature five restaurants serving a range of local and international cuisines, two bars & one gelateria, all with concept designed by Trastelis Group, owner of two Michelin star restaurants. In addition, the hotel will feature an extensive calendar of kids & family activities centered around culture, nature & wellness. Amenities will include two outdoor pools, a fitness centre, a spa, water sports, a tennis court and two meeting rooms that will be able to accommodate up to 150 people.
One&Only Kéa Island, Greece
Opening Date: August 2023, April 2024
Occupying a dazzling, 65-hectare beachfront site on the west side of Kéa island in the Cyclades, One&Only Kéa Island glimmers with the promise of discretion and seclusion, just a stone’s throw from Athens. Boasting flawless all-villa accommodation by the sea, the resort will also offer an enviable collection of One&Only Private Homes to call your own.
Featuring monolithic, vertically oriented architecture, the contemporary villas hug the hillside above the beach. Each villa comes with a private pool, terrace, courtyard and fireplace. Most sport panoramic, almost 360-degree views of the sparkling sea and bay, bringing the blue-and-gold scenery in.
Sample the bold new flavours that await on this unique, self-sustaining island, famed for its agricultural riches. Delight in delicacies from land and sea, sourced from Kéa’s finest local artisans and producers, at our relaxed all-day dining area and Greek-inspired Taverna, vibrant Beach Club, tempting Providore, and atmospheric Lobby Lounge, Pool Bar and Speakeasy Bar.
Opening Date: October 2023, January 2024
Set within 21 hectares of protected forest reserve in Glyfada, One&Only Aesthesis is just a short drive from the ancient wonders of the Greek capital, an unrivalled location where timeless antiquities and modern comfort combine in a heady celebration of life.
Carved out of native stone and seamlessly fusing indoor and outdoor spaces, the resort’s rooms, beachfront bungalows and villas capture the convivial spirit of the Hollywood Grecian era.
Savour the soulful essence of Athenian cuisine at One&Only Aesthesis, with two signature restaurants, stylish bars and a destination Beach Club. Let Athens come to life in this display of five-sense dining and drinking, showcasing the region’s sun-kissed ingredients.
Opening Date: April 2022
TRYP by Wyndham Corfu Dassia, Wyndham’s first TRYP brand in Greece, offers a dream escape with 48 contemporary-styled rooms, an outdoor pool and hot tub, spa, gym, three restaurants and two bars, and lush gardens. Just minutes away from the golden sand of Dassia Beach, the historic splendour of Corfu Old Town, and family fun at Aqualand Corfu Water Park, this boutique hotel is the ultimate destination for those looking for a Grecian holiday.
Opening Date: May 2022
It is the Radisson Group’s first hotel and the island’s first core international brand in this world-renowned destination.
The hotel is located steps from golden Kalo Livadi and features 34 stylish rooms and suites that draw inspiration from the famous whitewashed architecture of the Cyclades. Most rooms offer spectacular views of the bay and the Aegean Sea, including the grand Euphoria Suite with its spacious terrace and private pool.
Opening Date: June 2022
Cosme, a Luxury Collection Resort, Paros offers an intimate 40 suites, each uniquely appointed and with select suites featuring private pools and views across the crystalline waters. All suites include custom-made furniture by renowned Spanish designer Jaime Hayon, paired with fabrics in warm shades of burgundy and red as well as classic designs with stripes in shades of blue, a colour synonymous with Greece. Spanning 60 square meters and with views of the Aegean Sea, the exclusive and lavish Cosmos Suite is one of the most luxurious accommodations on the island. The ultimate escape, its expansive terrace comes with a private pool, open-air dining area, sunbeds and views across to Cosme’s private beach.
Opening Date: July 2022
Noūs Santorini is a 5-star luxury resort hotel with unique character and world-class interior design and exterior landscape, blending Santorini’s history with contemporary flair.
It is situated in the center of the island, close to the airport, the sea, and numerous outdoor activities. The property itself rests on a hill overlooking the Aegean Sea and is surrounded by white-washed Cycladic architecture, typical of the Greek islands, while the Monolithos beach is less than a 10-minute drive away.
The hotel has 121 guest rooms, suites, and bungalows. Many accommodations include private pools, terraces, and gardens, encouraging guests to linger longer, while all room categories embody the overarching ethos of spaciousness.
Surrounding outdoor common areas and the property’s main pool is an area known as The Oasis. Next to the pool, there is an all-day restaurant and bar serving casual fare in a relaxed atmosphere. Guests may additionally dine at Noūs Santorini’s signature restaurant and bar, where high-quality, organic, locally sourced ingredients are used to craft a menu focused on contemporary Greek cuisine and grilled fish. Unique wine tastings are held in the Oenous area of the restaurant and present an array of primarily local wineries. A Vitamin Bar located near the spa also offers healthy snacks and drinks.
The sprawling Noūs Spa is rooted in the principles Ef Zin—the Greek concept of well-being—and is defined by a holistic approach to self-care. Guests are invited to renew the balance between themselves and nature during organic Korres Spa Treatments and when relaxing in the indoor/outdoor pool, sauna, steam bath, cold tank, and lounge area. These features are complemented by an outdoor Jacuzzi, meditative fire pit, and yoga area, as well as an indoor beauty salon and fitness room. Tennis courts are also found onsite, as is a concept store featuring the best of Greek and international design and art.
Opening Date: August 2022
Radisson Resort Plaza Skiathos is located on the beautiful south coast of Skiathos, overlooking the Aegean Sea and Kanapitsa beach. Skiathos, the westernmost of the Sporades islands, is known for its stunning coastline of more than 60 beaches with soft sand and clear blue waters, as well as sea caves, impressive rock formations, and hiking trails on the tree-covered hills along the north shore made famous as the location for the filming of Mamma Mia. The island’s Byzantine churches and monasteries, Venetian-style Bourtzi fortress, and Papadiamantis House with its typical architecture are important parts of the island’s rich history.
Radisson Resort Plaza Skiathos has 84 rooms and suites and decorated in a modern, minimalist style that offers views of the hotel pool or the sea. The resort is also ideally suited for weddings with its own on-site orthodox chapel and versatile outdoor pool area that offers receptions with stunning views.
Opening Date: August 2022
W Costa Navarino marks the debut of the W Hotels brand in Greece. The new Escape, exclusively for adults and young adults over 12 years old, opened in August 2022 to bring contemporary design and inspiring energy to the Navarino Waterfront 13-hectare beachfront site by the Ionian Sea, the newest integrated area of Costa Navarino. Vivid and bright, with a distinctive design inspired by the region’s architecture with natural materials like stone, wood, and reed, W Costa Navarino shows stylish accommodations with swim-up rooms, airy one and two-bedroom suites with their own pools, and fantastic beachfront villas with their private pools set against the stunning Ionian sunset. Playful public spaces, five dining venues, including a vibrant Beach Club, a wellness area with AWAY® Spa and FIT gym to fuel body and mind, together with inventive yet authentic cuisine and welcoming service, create a socially driven destination any time of the day