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Silver Award – Authentic Stay at Tourism Awards 2021
Athens, 03 January 2024 :
We are delighted to share the exciting news that Aera Milos, a distinguished property under the Aria Hotels umbrella, has been selected as one of the 8 Best Tiny House Resorts for a One-of-a-Kind Getaway by House Beautiful Magazine.
This prestigious recognition is a testament to Aera Milos’ exceptional charm, unique offerings, and commitment to providing an unforgettable experience for our guests. We extend our heartfelt appreciation to House Beautiful Magazine for acknowledging Aera Milos among the top destinations for those seeking a distinctive and memorable escape. We are proud to be a part of creating extraordinary moments and look forward to continuing to exceed expectations in the realm of hospitality.
Aria Hotels, the family-owned chain of boutique hotels and independent residences, is strengthening its presence in the Ionian Sea by adding Villa Posillipo to its portfolio. The historic seaside mansion, dating back to the mid-18th century, is located in Sotioritissa Kontokali, Corfu and is available for reservations for guests planning to stay from 2024 onwards.
Villa Posillipo, which for four consecutive seasons was the home of the Durrells family in the popular ITV series “The Durrells”, is set on a lush green farm filled with century-old pine trees, pine trees, olive groves and many fruit trees, with endless views of the sea, the city of Corfu and the historic islands of Vido and Lazaretto. Villa Posillipo is of great architectural interest as it preserves in perfect harmony both Venetian features and elements of French and British architecture, while its decoration is of high aesthetic value, combining baroque with modern elements. The historic Corfiot mansion, also known as “Epavlis Pafsillipon”, preserves intact all the characteristics of the Ionian architecture of Corfu, while its interior is decorated with all the original furniture of the period and art objects such as the bath of Empress Sissy of Austria-Hungary. Villa Posillipo’s guests can enjoy endless moments of relaxation and tranquility either in the spacious dining room inside the villa or in the marble outdoor dining room, the living room with fireplace, BBQ and swimming pool located in the gardens.In addition, guests have the opportunity to spend carefree moments by the sea, as they have direct access to the beach, as well as to the tennis court located in the mansion’s estate. The villa is an ideal choice of accommodation for families and groups of friends, as it can accommodate up to 10 people. It consists of a total of five bedrooms, two on the first floor and three on the second floor, all with en-suite bathrooms. In particular, on the first floor there is a spacious suite with a double bed, a living room and sea and garden views, as well as a double bedroom with sea views. The second floor has three double bedrooms, two of which have sea views and the third has views of the lush gardens surrounding the villa.
Aria Hotels, already maintaining three properties in Kefalonia in its portfolio, continues to strengthen and enrich its presence in the Ionian Sea, always placing at the heart of its philosophy the provision of high quality hospitality experiences as well as the promotion of the culture and history of Greece.
Aria Hotels, the family-owned chain of boutique hotels and independent residences, is expanding its portfolio in Athens with La Divina located on Andrianou Street in Thiseio. This new hotel, which combines neoclassical architecture with modern luxury, is housed in a uniquely aesthetic preserved neoclassical building and will be ready to open its doors in early 2024.
The brand new La Divina features 12 luxury suites, including a Spa Suite with views of the Acropolis, the Ancient Agora, Theseion and the Observatory, offering couples, families and business travellers a unique accommodation experience in the heart of Athens. In addition, the hotel has an indoor courtyard where guests can enjoy moments of peace and relaxation, as well as have breakfast. The wine bar and the restaurant located on the ground floor of La Divina complete the unique experience of staying in the “living” Thiseio. Thanks to its particularly central location in a historic area, it offers direct access to sights and landmarks, making it an ideal choice for those who want to explore and get to know more of the capital.
It is worth noting that this building housed the former Atheneum Conservatory in honor of Maria Callas. With absolute respect to the history of the building, the hotel preserves characteristic elements of neoclassical architecture such as the high-ceilinged rooms and the plaster decoration on the ceilings, as well as the mural-map in the inner courtyard. In addition, in the context of the restoration, special attention has been paid to highlighting the interior stone walls of the building in order to maintain an imaginary communication between the past and the present.
Having at the core of their philosophy the promotion of the culture, architecture and history of Greece, Aria Hotels is constantly strengthening its portfolio with strategically selected accommodations. Their expanded portfolio includes properties in different island and mainland destinations, providing high quality hospitality experiences that effectively respond to the needs of the modern traveler.
Aria Hotels, the family-owned chain of boutique hotels and independent residences, is expanding in the Ionian Islands, and specifically in Kefalonia, adding Villa Felicity to its portfolio. The villa is expected to welcome its first guests on May 1, 2024, giving them the opportunity to enjoy the island’s unique natural environment while experiencing the ultimate in luxury and authentic hospitality through Aria Hotels.
Villa Felicity is located in a particularly privileged location, in the village of Svoronata, within walking distance of the island’s beaches and Argostoli. The villa spans 350 sq.m. and is an ideal choice for large families and groups of friends, as it can accommodate up to 8 people. It consists of 4 bedrooms with separate bathrooms and includes multiple common areas such as an equipped kitchen, dining room, living room and office-library.
The aesthetically pleasing villa, characterized by its sophisticated furnishings and decoration, gives its guests the opportunity to enjoy a complete holiday experience benefiting from deluxe amenities such as a swimming pool, Jacuzzi, BBQ area and outdoor lounge and dining area. In addition, Villa Felicity’s guests have the opportunity to enjoy moments of relaxation and tranquility in the 750 sq.m. lush garden surrounding the villa, which is in complete harmony with the natural environment of Kefalonia.
As Kefalonia is a destination of growing tourist interest, Aria Hotels continues to strengthen its presence on the island. The Aria Hotels portfolio is constantly expanding with strategically selected properties in island and mainland destinations throughout Greece, providing high quality hospitality experiences that effectively respond to the needs of the modern traveller.
Aria Hotels, the family-owned chain of boutique hotels and independent residences, is strengthening its presence in Mani by adding Hawk Tower to its portfolio. This special historic residence is already accepting bookings and will welcome its guests from mid-April, giving them the opportunity to enjoy a unique accommodation experience in the Peloponnese.
Hawk Tower is located in the alternative Mani, specifically Pyrgos, a destination that is increasingly preferred by travelers due to its natural beauty and history. The residence is a mansion tower of the Greater Mani region, built in 1868 and has been renovated internally with full respect to the Mani architecture. Its special feature is the contrast created by the coexistence of the traditional elements, with stone “dominating” the exterior, and the modern interior decoration.
With an area of 150 sq.m., Hawk Tower can accommodate up to 6 people, making it an ideal choice for families, groups of friends and couples who wish to explore both the local history and the picturesque villages of Taygetos. It consists of 2 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms and includes a living room and a fully equipped kitchen. Guests of Hawk Tower can enjoy unique moments of relaxation on the balcony, which offers unobstructed views of the Messinian Gulf, in an environment that exudes tranquility. In addition, they can use the residence as a base for excursions to other villages and attractions in the area.
With the promotion of the culture, architecture and history of Greece at the heart of their philosophy, Aria Hotels provide authentic experiences and respond to the contemporary needs of every visitor through an expanded portfolio of strategically selected accommodation in different island and mainland destinations.
Aria Hotels, the family-run chain of boutique hotels and independent residences, is strengthening its presence in the Peloponnese by adding Home by the Sea, its 12th property in Mani, to its portfolio. This brand new beach house is located in a privileged spot within the sea bay of Kardamyli and is already available for reservations.
Home by the Sea is a modern beach house with a garden, unlimited sea views and is an ideal accommodation choice for couples, groups of friends and families with up to two children. The accommodation consists of two bedrooms with direct access to the garden, each with en-suite bathroom, fully equipped kitchen with breakfast bar and living room. Home by the Sea is characterized by its warm atmosphere, contemporary aesthetics and earthy tones, while offering unparalleled sea views from all its indoor and outdoor spaces.
Guests can enjoy moments of peace and relaxation in the dining room, the living room and the BBQ in the garden with its lush pine trees. Moreover, the direct access of the accommodation to the beach gives guests the opportunity to swim any time of the day in the deep blue waters of the Messinian Gulf and to relax by sunbathing or doing water sports. Home by the Sea is also an ideal choice for those who wish to explore the area as they can use the accommodation as a starting point for excursions to nearby attractions and other activities, creating special memories.
Aria Hotels continues to strategically strengthen its portfolio and expand its presence in the Peloponnese, providing high quality hospitality experiences while showcasing the culture and history of Greece.
Aria Hotels, the family-owned chain of boutique hotels and independent residences, is expanding its business operations with the opening of Avocado Natural Selection. Through the organic store, which opened its doors on the island of Syros on September 07, Aria Hotels seeks to expand the delivery of authentic Greek experiences by choosing to offer fine organic and traditional products and showcase our country’s rich produce.
The Avocado Natural Selection, whose name is inspired by the “avocado” popular for its special benefits, is a strategic investment that is part of Aria Hotels’ wider business plan and aims to support Greek producers and strengthen the local economy. Moreover, through this particular store, Aria Hotels aims to promote the philosophy of well-being, healthy eating and sustainable consumption. Both residents and visitors of Syros will now have the opportunity to discover a wide range of fine organic and traditional products, sourced from Greek producers.
The CEO of Aria Hotels, Makis Pantazatos, said: “We are extremely proud of the opening of Avocado Natural Selection and the strategic choice to expand the scope of Aria Hotels’ operations. Avocado Natural Selection is fully intertwined with the Aria Hotels philosophy and we believe it will contribute to the comprehensive authentic Greek experiences we seek to provide. At the same time, through this project, we are given the opportunity to show our support to our country’s producers as well as to strengthen the local community.”
The store is located on the ground floor of a neoclassical building at 10 Akti Ethnikis Antistaseos in Ermoupolis, which makes it the best and easiest choice for the daily shopping of both residents and visitors of the island. The careful details that distinguish the interior of “Avocado Natural Selection” have contributed to the creation of a “fresh” atmosphere and a particularly pleasant place for consumers.