Greece

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Off season, but travel still possible

CLIMATE

Greece is blessed with a Mediterranean climate. From mid-May to mid-June and mid-September to mid-October the climate is pleasant and sunshine is plentiful. July and August are hot with temperature’s reaching 37 degrees.

Picture postcard villages, super-chic resorts and vibrant cities brimming with ancient glories. This timeless land brims with epic tales of brave heroes and fantastical beasts played to a backdrop of unforgettable beauty. A Greece holiday is more than just a study in history, as Greece is a land of dramatic landscapes, charming people, sun-soaked beaches and traditional villages that will captivate and enthral.

Island hopping by ferry or using inter island flights is a great way to do a multi centre holiday and experience the different islands.

We are able to provide tailor-made arrangements for those wanting a special wedding in Greece. From a romantic, guitar-serenaded arrival at Corfu’s historic town hall to a beach wedding on the beautiful island of Kefalonia or the opportunity to exchange your vows by the poolside of your own private villa, we can offer a wealth of ideas ranging from the classic to the most unusual nuptial venue.

Whatever the budget, we are ideally placed to provide the full package and to accommodate all your guests in whichever style they choose.

Following your wedding we can arrange an intimate dinner for two or large party to include friends and relatives. Whether you fancy a traditional local menu at a picturesque taverna, a tempting buffet or a lavish meal at a luxurious hotel… whether you prefer a formal indoor setting or the relaxed ambience of a poolside or beachside barbecue…

To marry in Greece the Minimum period of residency is 7 days working days    

Some of our favourite islands and hotels…

Santorini

This exclusive island offers some of the most stunning views of all the Greek islands, towns perching on the edge of an extinct volcano, glorious sunsets, beautiful villages… truly a favoured bolthole for romantic escapees. Santorini’s extraordinary shape can be traced back to around 1,600 BC when a massive volcanic explosion blew out the middle of the island, creating the impressive sea-filled crater.

The island offers the quintessential Greek experience with their postcard-perfect, whitewashed, cubic buildings and blue-domed churches typical of the Cyclades.

The island of Naxos is the perfect island to combine with Santorini for a twin centre holiday.

Here you have the opportunity to have your wedding in an unusual choice of venues. The Santorini Winery is a favourite where you can also have your reception along with a chance to try some wine tasting. For small parties you can have your ceremony in a small church on a cliff edge. To make your wedding even more spectacular, your ceremony can be organised for sunset over the caldera.

4* El Greco Hotel in Thira is popular with families as it has 4 main swimming pools and 1 children’s pool. They can offer triple rooms, quads and suites for up to 5 people Thira’s ancient, winding streets lined with Greek tavernas, international restaurants and boutiques is only 500m away.

5* Santorini Kastelli Resort in Kamari is just a few meters away from the fabulous black volcanic sandy beach of Kamari. A member of ‘Small Luxury hotels of the World’

5* Grace Santorini – This exclusive boutique hotels undeniable unique location never fails to enchant and fascinate its guests – set high above the remnants of a volcanic caldera the hotel enjoys incomparable panoramas. Elegant deluxe rooms here are contemporarily decorated in white and furnished in a chic designer style.

5* San Antonio is carved directly into the black lava rocks 100m above sea level in Imerovigli. The private suites and Caldera view rooms of this unconventional cave rooms and suites accommodation in Santorini are filled with timeless elegance and luxuriant amenities.

Katikes Hotel group offer some amazing hotels from the hip & stylish 4* Chromata hotel with its contemporary chic whiter than white rooms with a few colour accents. Or the 4* On the Rocksa romantic boutique hotel carved into the face of a high cliff 200 meters above the Caldera basin in the picturesque village of Imerovigli. Just a ten-minute drive will take you to the shops, restaurants and historic sites of the capital, Thira. For the utterly sophisticated they have the 5* Katikies which is exquisite in style and character or the 5* Kirini with its traditional charm and dramatic views. Their couples only hotel 5* Sun Rocks is a member of ‘The Small Luxury Hotels of the World’. It offers absolute contemporary refinement throughout. An upgrade to the Grand Suite with its private pool is a favorite choice for honeymooners.

Halkidiki

This triple-fingered peninsula in the north of Greece juts out into the Aegean Sea. The region showcases some of the best – and most untouched – scenery in the country. Thessaloniki is Greece’s second largest city, it’s trendy and modern but if you take a close look it’s packed with ancient sites, cobbled lanes and vine-wrapped tavernas. Mount Athos is made up of around 20 cliff-hugging monasteries where nearly 2000 Orthodox monks live today.

5* Sani Resort is a privately developed ecological reserve with 1,000 acres of lush landscape. Home to 4 luxury hotels, 16 restaurants and 7 kilometers of sand. As well as hotels, the resort offers up a medley of shops, restaurants, Blue flag beaches and its own marina. To make the most of the restaurants here, the Sani resort offers a Dine Around Plan.

Crete

Crete is not just Greece’s largest island but arguably it’s most diverse. Its remarkable history is evident across the island, from the ruins of the Minoan palace of Knossos to the Venetian fortresses of Rethymon; from old mosques and Byzantine monasteries to the cave that is the legendary birthplace of Zeus. Spectacular mountain ranges dotted with caves are sliced by dramatic gorges that spill out to sea, while the rugged interior is interspersed with vast plateaus and fertile plains.

The seawater lake in Aghios Nikolaos claimed to be ‘bottomless’, is said to have been favoured as a bathing spot by the Goddess Athina and it is also alleged that an under-water tunnel links it all the way to the island of Santorini. This part of Aghios Nikolaos is always popular for weddings, your arrival will undoubtedly attract many on-lookers as the bride and groom and the whole party enjoy a leisurely stroll along the shore of the lake to reach the actual venue setting.

Another popular resort is Elounda, it is definitely the sophisticated choice for the most exclusive of weddings.

5* St. Nicolas Bay Resort Hotel & Villas in Aghios Nikolaos – A well-deserved member of ‘Small Luxury hotels of the World’ a perfect setting for your wedding would be overlooking the scenic bay beside the hotels pretty chapel.

5* Elounda Bay Palace in Elounda, the sister hotel of the Elounda Beach is the preferred hotel for those travelling with a family. Children of all ages are well catered for with 2 perfect sandy beaches, a kids club, dedicated children’s pool and extensive gardens. It is a regular haunt of the rich and famous looking for a chic yet tranquil ambiance.

5* Elounda gulf Villas & Suites in Elounda is a boutique villa hotel and a member of ‘Small Luxury Hotels of the World’. Each villa is uniquely designed with its own pool with Jacuzzi and stunning sea views.

Skiathos

The hugely acclaimed box office smash Mamma Mia was filmed in Skiathos, it has a coastline fringed by inviting beaches and Skiathos Town is a very pretty island’s capital with a splendid and picturesque natural harbour.
Wedding venues include luxurious hotels, the local town hall which is in a very panoramic setting perched on a peninsula (ask about arriving by horse & cart), plus the chance to exchange your vows on-board a 72ft Greek wooden sailing boat.

5* Skiathos Princess Hotel is a very stylish hotel. Enjoy al fresco dining in its bistro style restaurant, which serves healthy salads and refreshing juices. Healthy Living Programmes can be found at the spa along with a series of holistic treatments available, a tropical rain bath and sauna. All you need in the days leading up to your wedding.

Zante

The landscape ranges from mountainous terrain in the north to gentle hills and flat countryside in the south, with green valleys, lush picturesque countryside and golden sandy beaches.

The island really is a beachlovers paradise and also offers lively nightlife, making it ideal for couples who want to relax on beaches during the day and enjoy bars and restaurants in the balmy evenings.

5* The Bay Hotel & Suites in Vassilikos is a contemporary style hotel perfect for all ages and is in a stunning beachside setting.

Rhodes

Rhodes is a land of contrast offering secluded coves, golden sandy beaches, lively nightlife and centuries of history.

Weddings in Rhodes can take place in a wide choice of memorable locations including traditional chapels, plus the most requested of venues, the base of the Acropolis in Lindos. The Town Hall in Historic Rhodes Town is another popular choice and receptions can take place in a variety of Greek tavernas in Lindos and Rhodes Town, or even on the beach. Luxury hotels can arrange a superb reception either as an indoor banquet or outdoors under the stars.

5* Lindos Blu Hotel & Suites in Vlicha Bay, Lindos is a luxurious adult only boutique hotel. The contemporary accommodation offers you the choice to opt for an outdoor Jacuzzi or the privilege of your own private pool.

We can offer wedding packages on other islands or mainland Greece such as Mykonos, Corfu, Kos, Athens and Kefalonia.