With Greece reopening its borders ahead of schedule, we’ve selected the best of our Greek villas within walking distance to the beach.
Villa Verina - Sifnos
With direct access to the turquoise waters of the sandy Vathi Beach, Villa Verina in Sifnos is the quintessential Greek retreat. The whitewashed décor is subtle and stylish, and the eight bedrooms provide plenty of space for family and friends to relax. A saltwater pool, children’s playground, private tennis court, gym, and hammam will keep young and old entertained and relaxed throughout the day, whilst the lovely terrace provides an ideal setting for leisurely al fresco dinners and evening drinks.
Bedrooms: 9, Guests: 18
Villa Seven - Rhodes
The contemporary Villa Seven sits a few steps away from the large and inviting Lachania Beach. Focused on outdoor living thanks to the beachfront pool, landscaped gardens, and shaded dining and barbecue area, it also offers well-curated indoor spaces with seven bedrooms, an inviting lounge with fireplace – ideal for the cooler months – and a gym. With quaint and traditional villages to explore nearby, this villa is the perfect base for a relaxing family holiday.
Bedrooms: 7, Guests: 14
Beach House Arvi - Crete
The unbeatable location of this large villa – right on the sandy Arvi Beach in southern Crete – is only one of the many exceptional features of the property. With sweeping views over the sea – particularly beautiful at sunset – and the capacity for 28 guests, this secluded villa is ideal for a large family reunion or a special event. The outdoor dining space, kitchen and barbecue area invite guests to spend a relaxing time on the beautiful terrace, taking a dip in the pool, or simply enjoying the beautiful Mediterranean waters below.
Bedrooms: 12, Guests: 28
Villa Dikoarch - Halkidiki
From private access to a sandy beach and crystal clear waters perfect for snorkelling, to a 120 m² pool and a Jacuzzi, this five-bedroom villa offers an unbeatable access to waters! With a fully-equipped gym, bicycles, canoes and paddle boards for the most active guests, along with plenty of sun loungers and spaces to relax, this stunning architect-designed property has something for everyone. The Sithonia peninsula is an emerging destination in mainland Greece, offering almost 100 beaches, an outstanding biking trail, and unspoilt, picturesque villages to discover.
Bedrooms: 5, Guests: 10
Villa K&K - Corfu
Compact and pristine, this modern villa sits on the shores of the Ionian Sea on the beautiful Corfu Island. Composed of two apartments – ideal for families with older children or groups of friends that want to retain some privacy – the villa is functional and stylish at the same time, with a fabulous pool, a stunning garden, and a lovely beach only a few steps away. Corfu is the perfect island for guests who are experiencing Greece for the first time, with its characterful Old Town, charming villages, and plenty of tourist hot spots, including the late Prince Philip’s birthplace.
Bedrooms: 8, Guests: 16
Big Blue Beach Villa - Mykonos
There is no better way to enjoy Mykonos than a beachfront villa that is also close to the action. Guests who want privacy during the day yet also wish for lively nightlife will find the Big Blue Beach Villa an ideal solution: the seclusion of a beautiful and bright five-bedroom property boasting a home cinema, an infinity pool and a fully-equipped gym, set in 5000 m² of private land with landscaped Mediterranean gardens that lead to a sandy beach, yet only seven minutes’ drive from Mykonos town. But with scenic sunset views and plenty of outdoor space for dinner and drinks, who would ever want to leave?
Bedrooms; 5, Guests: 11