There is nothing quite like the beautiful blue and white shorelines of the Greek Isles. The rich blue waters are peppered with 6,000 islands in the Aegean and Ionian Seas. Only about 230 are inhabited, with the famous Cycladic white stone houses creating a beautiful forefront to the deep blue seas. Such a vast selection of islands grouped so closely together creates a unique vacation opportunity to explore and enjoy the diverse natural landscapes including coves, coastal wetlands, beaches, and caves. There are also beautiful, quaint port villages, archeological sites of ancient Greek civilizations, fabulous shopping and nightlife to enjoy. With so many ports and islands to explore in such a close proximity, you can make the trip as exciting and interesting or as relaxed as you choose. Boredom will not be a problem. For an absolute luxury getaway, enjoy these top Greek Island resorts and hotels.\n

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The Tsitouras Collection Hotel, Santorini

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With only five suites and one villa, the Tsitouras Collection Hotel is truly an exclusive luxury experience with amazing Mediterranean views. The hotel offers a fresh water pool with a poolside bar, private massages, beauty treatments and therapies as well as nail and hair services. The resort can also set up a variety of activities, including wine tasting tours, private limo tours, yacht, car, or helicopter hiring, kayak, diving, snorkeling, horse back riding, rock climbing and hiking. The Tsitouras’ dedicated chef can provide ala carte services all day on the private terrace of each house, from sophisticated amuse-bouches to five course meals. Another nice little perk is the complimentary drink upon arrival, daily sunset cocktail and morning breakfast room service. The TC Private Villa sits perched atop a cliff with 861 cozy sq ft and 3 bedrooms and over 1,000 sq ft of exterior space with a beautiful terrace, outdoor dining space, and private pool.

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Myconian Ambassador Hotel, Mykonos

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For a beachfront getaway, the Myconian Ambassador Hotel sits on Platis Gialos beach, near cosmopolitan Psarou beach on Mykonos. The hotel offers private excursions to explore Mykonos, Santorini and other nearby islands via their Mercedes car and limo fleet, private helicopter, jet or yacht. The Myconian also provides personalized luxury experiences such as private beauty and spa therapy treatments, poolside restaurant, wine tastings, water sports and a fitness center. The Platis Yialos Villa is an expansive 8 bedroom spacious villa with a private infinity pool, Jacuzzi and a spacious terrace, two kitchens, a wine cellar, and personal chef upon request.

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 Danai Beach Resort & Villas, Sithonia

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Nestled on the bluffs of the Aegean Peninsula in Sithonia, Danai Beach Resort & Villas merges art and luxury, with each suite and villa uniquely styled and furnished. The resort offers many amenities compared to some of the other similar resorts, included a boutique shop, Danai 5th Avenue, transportation services including limo, mini bus for parties, long boat, speed boat and helicopter 24/7, full spa and salon, pool with beach servers, surprise experiences including boat dining, private massages on the beach, yoga classes, a bath butler, event planning, afternoon tea room, billiards, a library, two conference rooms, pilates classes, white glove private dining, daily breakfast on the terrace with pianists providing some extra ambiance, wine tastings, three restaurants, a bar, and gorgeous wedding services. Seriously, they offer everything with a true focus on impeccable service. The villas range from 2,000 – over 10,000 sq ft of pure relaxation and decadence. Labeled a mansion on the Mediterranean, the White Villa is a personal favorite, with over 10,000 sq ft, two stories, four bedrooms, and a kitchenette. A marble fireplace makes the living room feel quite cozy, while the outdoor space is expansive, with terraces spanning the entire villa with a heated infinity pool, outdoor dining area, sofas, canopy bed, gardens and outdoor fireplace. Ah, fabulous.

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Elounda Gulf Villas, Crete

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A boutique hotel on the Gulf of Mirabello, Elounda Gulf Villas offers an exclusive, relaxing beach resort experience. The Elounda has a private beach club with sun beds, sunshades and water sports ten minutes away from the resort for resort guests only. In addition, there are three restaurants, a spa, sauna, steam bath, and gym. The Elounda Beach Front Villa is located at the private beach club, so no transportation necessary. The villa has four bedrooms, a full kitchen, a large fireplace, paved terrace with access to a large freshwater pool. If closer access to the hotel’s amenities is more important, then the Royal Spa Pool Villa is the most luxurious option, with over 3,700 sq ft and four bedrooms. This villa has a spacious lounge, dining area with fireplace, full kitchen, marble bathrooms, gym, terrace with infinity pool, jacuzzi, sauna, and steam bath.

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Porto Zante Villas and Spa, Zakinthos

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If exclusivity is what you’re after, Porto Zante Villas offers more seclusion, as the resort is located on a private beach of a secluded bay in Zakinthos. This boutique hotel offers true luxury guest villas, a restaurant, bar, private in-villa dining, a full spa, and absolute pampered privacy for a truly relaxing getaway. The Imperial Spa Villa has over 4,500 sq ft with four bedrooms, a private beach area, private tropical gardens, heated pool, marble bathrooms with jacuzzi tubs and separate hydro-jet showers, living and dining area with fireplace, and full kitchen.

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