Christmas in Greece: 6 fairytale hideaways to escape
Christmas in Greece means escaping from the city, sitting by the fireplace in the heart of the mountain, savoring seasonal local delicacies and luscious festive meals, breathing in the cool salty sea winds, exploring hidden gems you've never thought about. But above all Christmas is sharing all these moments with your special ones. To escape this holiday season, we've selected the perfect fairytale hideaways in Greece, all members of the precious collection of Trésor Hotels & Resorts, that will help you make your moments count with your loved ones even more.
Zagori Suites - Zagorochoria
The hidden mountain beauty of Zagorochoria is one of the most dreamy Christmas destinations in Greece. Located in the scenic village of Vitsa, Zagori Suites consists of 7 cozy suites and chalets that fit in perfectly with the surrounding environment, the nature’s colors and scents. In this setting of incomparable beauty, Zagori Suites invites you to enjoy moments of pure relaxation and to pamper yourself with an unforgettable experience. Choose the Dream Mountain Residence, which can sleep up to 7 adults and is equipped with a dining area and a lavish luxury living room with a fireplace. Discover more here.
Elafos Spa Hotel - Arcadia
Only 2,5 hours from Athens, the mountainous region of Arcadia is an idyllic place to visit during holiday season. Built with stone and wood at an altitude of 700 m., in perfect harmony with the lush landscape and architecture of the stone-built mountain village of Elliniko, Elafos Natural Boutique Hotel & Spa is a newly-built boutique hotel that adds doses of refined luxury to your stay, promises tranquility by the fireplace, offers the necessary relaxation in the spa and gives many excuses for a getaway full of experiences in the beautiful nature of the Peloponnese. Discover the hotel here.
Pliadon Gi Mountain Resort & Spa - Trikala, Korinth
Unwrap the Christmas magic at the gifted mountainous Trikala of Korinth and the amazing Pliadon Gi Mountain Resort & Spa. Just like a small stone-built village nestled in the nature of Trikala, it will make your dreams for a fairytale Christmas come true, offering you luxury, isolation and five-star services. While you dive in the indoor heated pool or indulge in unique therapies at the atmospheric spa, your children will live the holiday magic enjoying special activities organized just for them! Can you imagine better Christmas holidays than in a white landscape? Discover more here.
VIP Chalet - Arachova
The snow-white of Greece is one of the most popular Christmas destinations of the country. Set in the beautiful village of Livadi, a breath away from Parnassos ski center, VIP Chalet consists of ten stone-built chalets in the heart of the fir forest that stop the clock for you, so you can enjoy dreamy Christmas holidays with your family or friends, from the exclusivity and privacy of a luxurious mountain residence. Just like you were at the French Alps, you wake up surrounded by the warmth of wood and stone, feel the warmth of the fireplace, sense the embrace of the green fir forest and the winter landscape that spreads out from your large window. Explore here.
Santa Marina Arachova Resort & Spa - Arachova
With magical view to the sanctuary of Delphi and only 2 km. away from the center of Arachova, Santa Marina Arachova Resort & Spa is a unique hotel offering authentic hospitality and luxurious facilities away from the hustle and bustle of the city. During your stay, enjoy the rich breakfast of your hotel, as well as the unpretentious luxury of your beautiful suite. Also, do not miss the hotel’s spa, to relax in the sauna, Jacuzzi and hammam and enjoy dives in the indoor heated swimming pool. Discover more here.
Kyrimai Hotel - Gerolimenas, Mani
The award-winning historic hotel of Mani, recently included in the list with the Top European Hotels to Book for 2019 by Vanity Fair, is a unique place to embrace the Christmas spirit the alternative way. Set on the port of the picturesque port of Gerolimenas since the 1870s, the complex that houses Kyrimai Hotel was an old warehouse, store and wine cellar that has been restored and converted into a hotel. Sleep to the sound of the waves that hit the shore right next to your doorstep, enjoy the warmth of the fireplace in your spacious suite and join the festive atmosphere on Christmas and New Year's Eve at the awarded restaurant. The Master Suite is ideal for this special occasion! Read more here.
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Three top destinations in Peloponnese promise that this Christmas in Greece will be unforgettable, in atmospheric boutique hotels along with good company, hot wine and the warmth of a fireplace. more