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In Love with this Luxury Resort in Greece

Set in the village of Oia (pronounced Ee-Ah) on the rim of the Santorini caldera, the Canaves Oia Hotel will leave you exclaiming “Ahhh.” Comprised of renovated 17th-century houses carved into the cliffside, this romantic retreat features 17 modern accommodations in the island’s iconic Cycladic architectural style. You’ll discover this is the perfect place to unwind and relax. Activities range from taking in the spectacular view of the caldera from the pool to heading out during the day on a sightseeing tour to find the ideal spot on one of the magnificent nearby beaches and more.

All 2016 Traveline Guests Receive:

    • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
    • Early check-in/late check-out, subject to availability
    • American champagne buffet or room service breakfast daily (already included in the rates)
    • Welcome gift bottle of local Santorinian wine & fresh fruit
    • A complimentary 3-course lunch for up to two people per room, once during stay, excluding alcohol, taxes and gratuities

Click here for more information or contact us at 1-888-700-8747


A Useful #Travel Update for Guests Visiting #Greece – #GreeceCrisis

We just wanted to pass along an update on the current financial situation in Greece from one of our spectacular partners, Canaves Oia,  located in the heart of this beautiful country.

With always you in mind and further to the latest developments concerning the negotiations within the European Union for the financial issues in Greece, we would like to take a moment and let you know a little bit more about the actual situation in the country.

The Government has announced that Greek banks and Stock Market will be closed on Monday, June 29, 2015 and for the rest of the week in measures announced by the country’s Systemic Stability Council.

In the meantime, all guests holding cards issued by non Greek banks will be able to withdraw money from the ATM’s normally and without any limit, in order to experience their holidays to the fullest and not be affected by the any event. The same will apply for credit and debit cards as well. Cardholders will be free to use their credit and debit cards up to their contracted credit limit without any restrictions. A daily withdrawal limit of 60€ will only apply for beneficiaries holding bank accounts in Greece.

Rest assured that Greece still remains a safe and friendly country to visit. Many Greek tourism businesses have already welcomed hundreds of thousands of guests and will continue to provide high-end services for their clients with the same passion and devotion. Airports, public transportation, police and port authorities, hospitals and foreign embassies are all operating normally and are at every guest’s disposal.

We are here for you to make sure that everything will be taken care of according to your needs and wishes.

Discover Luxury in Oia, Santorini #Greece

Discover Luxury in Oia, Santorini


A perfect blend of modern and authentic, the luxurious property combines the renowned white finish of the island with understated hints of colour and charming antique furniture. With these elements fused together, a boutique aesthetic runs throughout which allows guests to feel right at home on first sight. The hotel possesses state-of- the-art facilities, including a brand new, grand infinity style swimming pool overlooking the striking Caldera and volcano, complete with a spectacular underwater bar.  Boasting uninterrupted panoramic landscape views, the property bottles an undeniable beauty that matches its surroundings. Canaves Oia Hotel makes a dream getaway a reality.


There are numerous reasons why one should choose to discover Santorini from the comfort of this luxury hotel in Oia. Most of them can be told from the moment one enters Canaves Oia Hotel, but if we had to pick a few more, they would be:


  • The beautiful location on a Cliffside above the Aegean Sea, with a view of the Caldera
  • The accommodations of this luxury hotel in Oia and the spacious suites and rooms
  • Minimum to zero number of steps due to the hotel’s location on the highest level(considering all luxurious properties in the caldera are built on the side of the cliff)
  • Exceptional luxury hotel services and elegant atmosphere
  • All Day a la carte restaurant and Cocktail Bar
  • Fine wedding planning services
  • Private motor yacht for cruising the Aegean and the Greek Islands

For those with eclectic tastes, Oia, Santorini is the ideal holiday destination. The breathtaking views, the wild nature, the imposing beaches, welcome guests to a whole new experience. Offer yourself the best of both worlds as you enjoy the natural beauty of Santorini and the luxury of Canaves Oia Hotel.


The view to the Caldera is breathtaking and the service provided is bound to satisfy even the most demanding guest. VIP amenities and modern comforts are offered in all suite types, including air-conditioning, satellite TV, CD player / radio, Internet access, direct dial phone, safe deposit box, mini bar, fridge, bathrobes, slippers and hairdryer.

Canaves Oia Hotel Facilities


  • Brand new Infinity Style Swimming pool with a splendid view to the Caldera is ideal for relaxing
  • “Infinity” Pool Bar offering refreshing drinks and signature Canaves Cocktails
  • Free private parking area by the hotel
  • 24 hour reception desk
  • Daily maid service
  • Turn down service
  • Room service
  • Concierge service
  • Transport from / to the airport and the port
  • Limo service
  • Laundry service
  • Free WiFi Internet access
  • Business services
  • Massage treatments


All guests of Canaves Oia Hotel are welcomed with a refreshing complimentary drink as well as Santorinian wine and fruits in the room upon arrival.

A Taste of Culture


Discover the romantic ambience of Santorini as you enjoy a candle lit dinner, gazing at the amazing Caldera view under the starry sky. The Gourmet restaurant offers fusion cuisine, using the best local ingredients. Unique dishes of Mediterranean delicacies with touches of Asian and French influences will challenge your taste. A multi-cultural taste that blends harmoniously with the aspiring setting of Oia Santorini.

A Glass of Wine…


The special collection of our wine cellar offers the best of Greek and international wine brands is the perfect way to indulge in the magnificent setting of Santorini. Ceremonial wine tasting takes place in the cellar, where guests can get acquainted with the famous Santorini wines.

Romantic Weddings in Oia, Santorini


There is no better way to celebrate the most romantic day of your life, than a romantic wedding in Santorini. The cool sea breeze of the deep blue Aegean Sea, the breathtaking sunset and the majestic view of Oia, Santorini, is what fairytale weddings in Santorini are made of.


If you dream of celebrating your special day in Oia, Santorini, Canaves Oia Hotel is the ideal choice for planning and organizing your wedding reception. The specialized staff will prepare for you the ideal wedding in Santorini, by planning and organizing your wedding reception. Leave the organizing details of your wedding reception to us, while you enjoy the amorous setting of Santorini Island. Then spend your special wedding night in the Canaves Oia Hotel Honeymoon Suites or aboard the hotel’s luxury yacht M/Y Alexandros, in the middle of the deep blue Aegean Sea. The colorful sunset and the elegance of the beautiful Canaves Oia Hotel Honeymoon Suites in Oia, Santorini, will make your wedding in Santorini, a dream come true.

Discover the Magic of Santorini


One of the most famous Cycladic Islands, renowned for its magnificent sunset, black sanded beaches and vivid night life, beckons you to explore its magical aura, as you discover the secrets of this paradise on earth. Oia (Ia) is one of the most visited locations on Santorini Island. The settlement is built on a cliff in the northwestern part of the island, above the Caldera and opposite the volcano. The view of the Caldera and the sunset is considered one of the most exquisite vistas in the world. Oia (Ia), Santorini is also characterized by its quaint whitewashed houses and its picturesque cobblestone alleyways, making it one of the finest locations for Santorini luxury hotels…


All 2014 & 2015 Traveline Guests Receive:

  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
  • Early check-in/late check-out
    • subject to availability
  • American champagne buffet or room service breakfast daily
    • (already included in the rates)
  • Welcome gift: bottle of local Santorinian wine & fresh fruit
  • Euro 80 Food & Beverage credit per room, per stay
    • (not combinable, not valid towards room rate, no cash value if not redeemed)


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Arion Resort & Spa – Exclusive Specials

Welcome to Greece! Starwood Hotels & Resorts Greece offers a trove of treasures from cities with ancient ruins to idyllic isles with white-washed villages. In Athens, consider a stay at Arion Resort & Spa with its stunning gulf views or Hotel Grande Bretagne, located within walking distance of the Acropolis. For sheer relaxation and drop-dead-gorgeous vistas, head to the Blue Palace on Crete or Vedema on Santorini.

Arion, A Luxury Collection Resort & Spa. Set within the Astir Palace complex.• Spectacular views of the Saronic Gulf • Private swimming pool, beaches and gourmet restaurants • Lavish spa with sea views • Choice of guestrooms, suites and renovated bungalows.

Available through December 31, 2012

Virtuoso Exclusive Experience Includes:

Breakfast daily
15% discount on spa services
Indigenous amenity
Complimentary Wi-Fi access during stay in public areas
Tax and service

Virtuoso rates from $326 per night, double occupancy

Contact Traveline at 1-888-700-TRIP for more details.

Mykonos Blu Grecotel Exclusive Resort – 4th Night Free!

What’s Included:

  • Book three nights and receive the 4th night free.
  • Daily American Buffet breakfast
  • All tax and service charges
  • Virtuoso amenities
  • Best available rate at time of booking

Book from 09 Feb 2012 – 31 Oct 2012

Mykonos Blu, a Grecotel Exclusive Resort, simply redefines the standards for sophistication on the most chic and cosmopolitan Mediterranean island.

Inspired by the restrained cubist lines of the Cyclades and bathed in the pure light of Greece that has inspired generations of artists, the Mykonos Blu is a haven for jet-setters and romantics.

Dazzling beaches, vigorous nightlife, renowned restaurants, inspiring architecture, and an astoundingly diverse crowd.

This jewel of the Cyclades, with international reputation is also a favourite fashionable destination for the Athenians who fly or sail to the island for holidays on weekends.

It’s where fishing boats are moored next to jet setters’ luxury yachts –and there’s only one place where these two worlds meet: Mykonos Blu. Set on a bluff overlooking the gold-tinged sand of the world-famous beach at Psarou.

Junior Suite Private Pool

Room Description

Junior Suites with private infinity pools or the unique indoor pool are the ultimate extravagance in Mykonos Blu’s remarkable setting. Aegean inspired romantic décor with canopy beds draped in filmy fabrics filtering the sun’s rays through the half-open shutters. It’s a fusion of the traditional and the contemporary, built in the Cycladic vernacular: thick walls, graceful archways using rock and rough-rendered cement but adding all modern conveniences, exclusive toiletries pamper you in the stylish bathroom. Soak up the sun on your private terrace, or dip into your infinity-edged private pool with panoramic views. Imaginative room service transforms your private veranda, shaded by a bamboo-screen roof, into a private dining room.

Exclusive Bungalow suites

Room Description

Revel in the sheer luxury of bespoke accommodation designed to pamper the body and soothe the senses. These exclusive suites set the standard for supreme comfort, with spacious living and sleeping quarters that spill onto a private terrace offering a sweeping view of the dazzling Aegean. Individually decorated with fine filmy fabrics in the cool colours of the Cyclades create a sumptuous private playground. Linger on the airy canopied bed, as you lay mesmerized by the view of the sea. Lazily listen to music on the stereo CD player or watching your favourite films on DVD in the living room from where you can pad onto to a private shaded terrace at whim. Walk-in wardrobes, bathroom and separate polished stone shower in a carved recess with inset phototherapy accentuate the mood of easy luxury permeating this unique resort.

Junior suite private jacuzzi

Room Description

Lavish Island Bungalow Suites in prime locations with indoor or outdoor Jacuzzi are an oasis of comfort and luxury. They offer direct undisturbed sea views and enjoy stunning images of the famous Psarou beach and the neighbouring peninsulas edging into view like whalebacks in the vast blue beyond. These unique suites feature spacious verandas with gorgeous outdoor furniture to inspire endless sunbathing or romantic candlelit dinners. Cool and stylish Aegean decoration mirrors the island’s mystique. Romantic bed with cool white sheets and masses of soft pillows. There are hand-sculpted light fixtures, while the sky-coloured stucco ceiling features a dreamy cloud effect. Spacious bathroom and polished stone shower in a carved recess with inset phototherapy.

Mykonos Blu junior villa

Room Description

Set on the waterfront, each with a private swimming pool and views of the vast blue beyond, these villas are expertly dressed in a similar style, using a mix of restored antiques, inlaid wooden bedheads, carved-stone bedside tables and classic furniture: armchairs, sofas and ottomans covered in white cotton drill. The effect is a surprisingly successful marriage of Greek drama and contemporary understatement-pared down and quietly tasteful. The villas are designed in open plan style, one with exposed rock cave, with distinctive sleeping and living areas. Spacious bathrooms with built-in bathtubs made of polished concrete (a Cycladic classic) and separate polished stone shower in a carved recess, where phototherapy effects create illusions as light and water pour down from overhead. Sunbathing terrace for lounging and dining and sun beds with soft mattresses.

Mykonos Blu villa waterfront

Room Description

This open-plan waterfront villa brings the sea and sky into the Cycladic styled villa. The style is a surprisingly successful marriage of Greek drama and contemporary understatement-pared down and quietly tasteful. With discrete sleeping and living area and built-in bathtub made of polished stone and a phototherapy effect shower creating illusions as light and water pour down from overhead. Luxurious and cleverly designed, it ensures space and comfort with breathtaking views of the sea. The king size bed with a voile canopy is centered against a wall that has glass bottle light fixtures molded into it, featuring an artistic backdrop.

Cobalt blu villa on the waterfront

Room Description

The Cobalt Blu Villas on the waterfront are cleverly designed in split-level layout and offer panoramic views of the Aegean Sea. They are set in an elegantly landscaped lawn garden and a private terrace, where you can set up a barbeque by the luxurious infinity pool. Perfect for a family or a couple who put a premium on privacy. On the entrance level, the airy master bedroom suite is decorated with polished stone accents. It boasts an undisturbed sea view and a sunken polished stone bathtub and shower with phototherapy effects. Double marble basins and separate WC. Floor-to-ceiling doors lead out to the shaded sun terrace and extended lawn garden with dining furniture and sun loungers around the private pool. A flight of stone steps leads down to the lower level with a spacious living area and bathroom, which can be converted to a bedroom for 2 children. One of the villas features a private gym area, especially designed for those who want to keep fit during their holiday.

Endless blu villa on the waterfront

Room Description

Located on the waterfront this spacious and comfortable villa consists of two sea-view master bedroom suites and a stylish living room. The landscaped extended waterfront garden with a swimming pool gives a first impression of the unique scenery. The master bedroom suite features a king size canopy bed set against a theatrical backdrop of glass bottles moulded into the wall. Amazing direct views from the bed over the swimming pool, the private gardens and the Aegean Sea. Walk-in closet and living room with large built in bathtub with phototherapy effects, double marble washbasins and separate WC. Second luxurious master suite featuring built in king size canopy bed backing on to a wooden inlaid bed head, behind which is the sea view bathroom with a built-in bath made of polished concrete and a blue grotto: a separate polished stone shower alcove with phototherapy effects. Hand carved wooden antique desk and comfy living area spilling out directly to the pool through a French window-door with the sun’s rays poking through it and creating a unique light effect. The private, waterfront extended lawn garden with outdoor lounges and dining furniture beckons for romantic breakfasts or late night drinks.

Deep blu villa

Room Description

The ultimate in family accommodation for discerning travellers, the Villa Deep Blu cleverly integrates parents’ desire for togetherness with their need for privacy by splitting sleeping quarters over two levels. The master bedroom suite boasts a private terrace with outdoor Jacuzzi, shaded outdoor lounge under the bamboo-screen roof and lofty views of the sea. Inside an imposing king size bed draped in white voile facing the Aegean, backs on to a rough plastered white wall, behind which is the light filled bathroom with a built-in bath made of polished concrete and a blue grotto: a separate polished stone shower alcove with phototherapy effects. There are stone-carved ottomans with masses of soft pillows and hand-sculpted light fixtures. A flight of stone steps leads down to the spacious living room, where large glass panels fold back to reveal villa’s focal point: a shaded swimming pool that melds with the blue horizon. Combination living room and study boasts voluminous comfy sofas, long, polished stone bench, hand carved wooden desk and antique corner cabinet. Second double bedroom on the ground level and spacious bathroom.