Feeling stressed? There’s nothing like a holiday to allow you to press pause on your life. Better yet, a spa holiday makes time stand still. Lose yourself in luxurious treatments and caring hands – you deserve it. Not only does Greece guarantee gorgeous weather, it also has some of the most opulent spas in Europe. Many are located in five star hotels and resorts, meaning you have everything you need for a rejuvenating holiday within a short walk of your room.
Porto Sani Village
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Located next to the picturesque Sani Marina, the sound of the waves gently lapping instantly soothes you on arrival. Step inside and you’re greeted with a glorious lagoon style pool – the heartbeat of the resort. Guests can rest on the plentiful sunbeds around the pool or enjoy a drink at the Sea Breeze poolside bar. As part of the Sani resort, you know superior service is a given and that’s exemplified by the Spa Suite. Let experts concoct a luxurious aromatherapy treatment by Anne Semonin just for you and your skin; just one of the exclusive treatments to leave you feeling back to your best. Guests can also enjoy a skin tingling experience on a hot table, sauna room or indoor jacuzzi heated pool. The resort also offers a private section at the Sea You Beach, a sumptuous slice of white sand heaven. You can have Luxury Greece holidays at Porto Sani Village.
Domes of Elounda
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The fabulous architecture alone has made this hotel world renowned. But look past the impressive domes and facade and you’ll find a peaceful sanctuary with stunning views over the Gulf of Elounda. While you could enjoy the view from the Anthos restaurant, the beachfront bar or your own private balcony in your room, the Soma Spa offers floor-to-ceiling windows to look out of whilst being soothed. Decorated in black and gold throughout, it’s the ultimate in opulence. The spa at Domes of Elaunda combines modern and groundbreaking techniques with ancient Greek methods passed down through the centuries. The seawater pool leaves your skin feeling soft and new whilst roman treatments in the laconium and tapidarium offer a unique experience.
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For a spa holiday with jaw dropping scenery, you won’t find more breathtaking views than those offered at Grace Santorini in Imerovigli. It’s difficult to differentiate the sky from the sea such is the wall of blue that you can’t resist staring at. The unrivalled panoramic view adds to the unique location and setting of the boutique hotel. High above the caldera, the rooms are carved into the rock. Enjoy a refreshing cocktail from a menu concocted by world famous mixologist, Salvatore Calabrese or watch the sun set whilst dining al fresco at the restaurant. For the ultimate indulgence, treat yourself to a champagne breakfast. And if all of that wasn’t enough to make you feel at ease, the hotel has a spa complete with impressive infinity pool.
Author: Dan Perdomo is a travel writer for Elite Travel Blog. He one day wants to travel the world – when he wins the lottery.