Bookings for Summer 2023 are coming in thick and fast. Here is a look at the destinations and hotels that are already proving popular for next year. Book your 2023 holiday now to secure that dream holiday.
Santorini & Mykonos
The Cyclades islands of Santorini and Mykonos are always popular with our holidaymakers and Summer 2023 is no exception. We’ve had increased demand for island hopping, combining Santorini or Mykonos with other Greek islands such as Andros, Crete and Naxos, giving customers the chance to see the differences and similarities between islands.
Santorini was formed by a volcanic eruption around 1650 BC which resulted in a striking coastline of dark sandy beaches. The isle possesses the most breathtaking views to be found on the Greek islands. Imagine relaxing on an island of idyllic whitewashed villages, blue-domed churches, perfect blue skies and the most incredible sunsets and you’ll be thinking about holidays in Santorini.
Perfect for a romantic getaway, Santorini is a popular island to get married on and ideal for honeymoons. The isle is also famous for its archaeological heritage with the Akrotiri Excavation Sites. The main towns of Fira and Kamari have a wide selection of bars and tavernas.
Notable hotels on Santorini include the 5-star Sea Breeze Beach Resort which is part of the Curio Collection by Hilton. Located in the small and quiet resort of Exomitis in the southernmost part of Santorini, the recently opened Sea Breeze Beach Resort is situated on a private, endless beach.
Mykonos is one of the most cosmopolitan of the Greek islands and is instantly recognisable for its pristine sandy beaches, immaculately whitewashed cube houses and 16th century hilltop windmills. Elegant boutiques and a flamboyant nightlife have made Mykonos a thrilling destination and a favourite for those who like their holidays to have a bit of VIP style.
Skiathos is proving popular for Summer 2023. The island boasts more than 50 sun-kissed sandy beaches which are among the best in Greece. The charming capital of Skiathos Town has a chic nightlife, lovely old town with charming shops in a maze of alleyways and a beautiful waterfront offering an array of bars, boutiques, and restaurants.
Lovers of the outdoors can explore the island’s woodlands and mountains, in addition to archaeological sites, caves and coves.
The Alkyon Hotel and Skiathos Palace Hotel on Skiathos are currently in demand for Summer 2023.
Located in Skiathos Town with tranquil views of the harbour from its charming roof garden, the 4 star Alkyon Hotel aims to offer authentic Greek hospitality. Skiathos town has a cosmopolitan feel, offering an array of restaurants, bars and shops and has a lively nightlife.
4 star Skiathos Palace Hotel is in Koukounaries, a 30 minute drive from Skiathos Town. Located a stones throw from two sandy beaches, the hotel is atop a pine covered cliff, overlooking the Aegean Sea. Skiathos Palace Hotel has its own tennis court and guests can splash out and try water sports including banana boats, parasailing and windsurfing.
Ikos Odisia hotel, Corfu
New for 2023 is the 5 star Ikos Odisia in Corfu. Due to open its doors in May 2023, the hotel is already filling up fast for next year! Located on the beautiful Dassia Bay the hotel will offer the Infinite Lifestyle concept - an award-winning all-inclusive experience that the Ikos Resorts group is famed for.
Framed by fragrant woodland and situated on more than 400m of sandy beach, the deluxe Ikos Odisia hotel boasts wonderful views of Corfu’s Ionian coast. Ideal for families, couples and friends, guests will be able to enjoy the beach with full privacy or alternatively take a dip in Ikos Odisia’s 4,800m2 heated swimming pools.
Ikos Odisia is in Dassia, one of Corfu’s busiest resorts with a range of bars, restaurants and tavernas, combined with excellent watersports available. Dassia is just thirty minutes away from the island’s cosmopolitan capital, Corfu Town.
Sani Beach hotel, Halkidiki
On mainland Greece in the region of Halkidiki, Sani Beach hotel is receiving several bookings for 2023. Situated in the resort of Sani, the 5 star hotel has two exclusive beaches, a palm fringed, lagoon-style swimming pool and an indoor heated pool, as well as a luxurious spa offering a range of therapies, a fitness studio, water sports centre and tennis courts.
Sani Beach hotel is ideal for families and couples. The hotel has stunning views across the Aegean and to distant Mount Olympus. Sani resort is perfect for those looking for peace and relaxation, set on the west coast of the Kassandra peninsula and surrounded by luscious green countryside. A selection of tavernas, bars and shops are based at the marina.
Stella Island Luxury Resort and Spa, Crete
Indulgent haven Stella Island Luxury Resort and Spa is the ultimate relaxation retreat, so it is no surprise that it is filling up quickly for 2023. This adults only, 5 star hotel is situated on the coastal resort of Analipsi in Crete and is only a 15 minute walk to the closest beach.
Analipsi is a small village with restaurants and boutiques, sandwiched between cosmopolitan Hersonisos and the island’s capital, Heraklion.
The hotel has a lagoon style outdoor pool and fantastic spa – it is the ultimate in luxury, blissfully serene with breathtaking views and exceptional hospitality.
Always a favourite with our holidaymakers is Halki and 2023 is no different. It is a place where time has stood still and is ideal for those who wish to discover “authentic Greece”. Friendly locals welcome visitors like long lost friends. With a few beaches and minimal transport, Halki is a peaceful and relaxing destination, giving visitors an insight into the Greek way of life. The island is considered to be a UNESCO Green Island where even the police cars are battery driven.
Places to stay on Halki include The AretanassaHotel, a 3 star boutique style hotel with 19 sunny sea facing rooms. The hotel has a unique cuisine of culinary delights and flavours in all of Halki. On the island there is also the option to stay in traditional houses, which is also a popular option so it is advisable to book early.