100 Small Romantic
Hotels & Places

Come discover 100 of the most romantic small hotels and places in the world.


Romantic Places in Greece

Hundreds of Greek islands in the Aegean Sea; all unique.

Rhodes Island

Ancient temples, beaches, and chic boutiques.

S. Nikolis Hotel

Rhodes Island, Greece

A tiny romantic hotel built around a courtyard in the heart of Old Town.

T: +30 241-34561. 10 rooms, US$ 135-

Symi Island

Named after Poseidon’s wife and reputed to be the birthplace of the Three Graces.

Aliki Hotel

Symi Island, Greece

Formerly a large mansion, take 3 steps down from the front door into the sea.

T: +30 241-71665. 15 rooms. US$ 110-

Santorini Island

Wild volcanic landscape, black sand beaches, and some of the best archeological sites in Greece.

Iconic Santorini

Imerovigle, Santorini, Greece

A boutique cave hotel carved from the volcanic Santorini caldera wall.  Breathtaking views of the azure waters below from each of the five hotel levels. Each room has its own private patio.

T: +30 22860 2895.  22 rooms. US$ 655-


Oia, Santorini Island, Greece

Surreal fantasy layout complimenting the magical village of Oia. A luxurious contemporary take on the island’s ancient cliff dwellings.

T: +30 286 71401. 14 rooms; US$ 530-

Astarte Suites

84700 Kaldera, Akrotiri, Santorini Island, Greece

Small romantic boutique hotel with personal service, pool, and wonderful views. The luxurious rooms include jacuzzi pools and Hermes cosmetics.

T: +30 22860 83 388. 9 room b&b. US$ 510-


Oia, Santorini Island, Greece

Located on the quiet edge of Oia. Rooms carved into the hillside come with peace, privacy and stunning views.

T: +30 22 860 71308. 17 rooms. US$ 575-

Mykonos Island

Where Hercules slew the giants.


Ornos Bay, Mykonos Island, Greece

This Greek romantic hotel has a soothing Zen quality.

T: +30 289 24094. 24 rooms; US$ 300-

Patmos Island

St. John wrote the Book of Revelations here and since 1088, pilgrims have flocked to the island’s Greek Orthodox monasteries. Arrive by boat.

Porto Scoutari Hotel

Scala, Patmos Island, Greece

Views and an attention to detail are found at this bungalow-style hotel located in the island’s port town.

T: +30 02470 22123. US$ 86-


Chlora, Patmos Island, Greece

White-washed stone mansion overlooking the Aegean sea.

T: +30 22470 29368. 6 room b&b. US$ 250-


Northern-most of the seven Ionian Islands. Where the redoubtable Durrell (Gerald, Lawrence and Margo) family lived during their youth and later wrote longingly about. The town, also called Corfu, resonates with its Venice, Naples, Paris and English influences.

Cavalieri Hotel

4 Capodistriou St., Corfu, Greece

Former 17th century nobleman’s mansion located in-town. This romantic Greek hotel has marvelous views of the Adriatic sea.

T: +30 661 39041. 50 rooms. US$ 130-


Where western civilization was born; home to Socrates, Plato and Pericles. The architectural masterpieces created during Greece’s Golden Age on its “Sacred Rock”, the Acropolis, include the Parthenon, the Erechthion, and the Temple of Nike.

Sweet Home Hotel

Patrou 5, Platka, Athens, Greece

Small stylish boutique hotel within walking distance of many attractions, including the Acropolis.

T: +30 21 0322 9029. US$ 170-