Greek Getaways 2015
During spring, the weather is mild, the sites are crowd less, and the Aegean sunsets are as spectacular as ever. We’ve gathered six Greek Getaways 2015 with exclusive offers to book now.
CITTA DEI NICLIANI
Fifty miles south of Kalamata on the Máni Peninsula, this historic home is now a full-service hotel, with both modern comforts (Guy Laroche bedding, spacious bathrooms) and original details (stone
walls, terra-cotta tiles). A bonus: nightly three-course
dinners with wine. The Deal Four nights in a Grande room, $856 for two. Through June 30. Save 30%. cittadeinicliani.com
Spend your days mountain biking across the rugged Zarakas region and helping harvest olives at this 50-acre organic working farm. The Deal Five nights in a private villa, $1,387 for two. May 1–June 30. Save 30%. eumelia.com
Learn the basics of Greek cooking during a private class with the chef de cuisine. You’ll handpick ingredients from the vineyards and herb gardens surrounding the property, a restored Byzantine estate in
Laconia overlooking the sea. The Deal Two nights in a Garden Residence, $596 for two.Through June 30; October 1–31. Save 35%. kinsterna hotel.gr
This rustic, elegant 1843 villa is decked out with exposed beams, fireplaces, and ornate lanterns. It also offers some high-adrenaline fun: guests can book an ATV tour through the mountainous countryside for no additional charge. The Deal Four nights in the Honeymoon
or Sfedamas suite, $641 for two. May 1–June 30; September 1–30. Save 30%. hotelvager.gr
ORLOFF BOUTIQUE HOTEL
The perks at this antiques-filled eight-room hideaway, on a quiet island where people get around on mules, include local wines and a bottle of the property’s own perfume, Eau de Nérée. The Deal Four
nights in a Superior double room, $812 for two. May 1–31; October 1–31. Save 30%. orloff.gr
Sun Rocks Hotel, Santorini
Located just north of the village of Firostefani, this 17-room, couples only hotel delivers the ultimate romantic getaway. Stay in a superior suite with views of the island’s caldera, and wake up to daily champagne breakfasts in bed; evening cocktails are also included. The deal: Two nights for $904 for two. May 1–October 31. Save 38%. sunrocks.gr.