Verina Astra

Artemonas, Sifnos, Greece

At a Glance

  • Enjoy the most spectacular views across the Aegean Sea from the hotel

  • Walk straight out from the hotel along one of the island's many hiking paths
  • Unwind on one of the comfortable loungers by the beautiful infinity pool
  • Every room has a large private terrace boasting sea views
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Best time to Visit

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Average time to visit

Sifnos is a summer destination and the majority of hotels only operate between mid-May and October. The hottest months of the year are July and August, when there are typically more visitors to the island. May, June and September can be the best months to visit Sifnos as the weather is pleasant and the island is usually a little quieter.

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Insider's View

Sifnos is known for its beautiful ceramics. When exploring the villages head into a workshop to see the process that makes these stunning pieces.

Request breakfast on the terrace outside your room for privacy overlooking the jaw-dropping view.

Take the hiking trail from the hotel to the highest point of Sifnos or to the traditional church on the sea below the hotel.

Spend an afternoon relaxing by the infinity pool on one of the comfortable loungers, soaking in the breath-taking views.

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Perched on a cliff edge overlooking the sparkling Aegean Sea, Verina Asta is a boutique hotel boasting spectacular views. With just 14 rooms, this is a sophisticated and peaceful retreat on Sifnos’s eastern coast.

Close to the town of Artemonas, the boutique Verina Astra is tucked away in a secluded spot in east Sifnos. Thanks to its location overlooking the sparkling blue waters below and with the island of Paros in the far distance, Verina Astra boasts one of the best views on the island.

The 14 rooms and suites at Verina Astra are designed in a contemporary minimalist style, using neutral tones and natural materials to complement the hotel’s surroundings. Every rooms has its own private terrace with comfortable outdoor furniture, offering the same spectacular views of the Aegean Sea. The boutique scale of the hotel ensures a tranquil, relaxing stay, far from the crowds of the other Cycladic islands.

The small dining area serves breakfast, lunch and dinner, with an outdoor terrace from which to enjoy the vistas alongside your meal. Breakfast can also be enjoyed on your private terrace.

Verina Astra has a beautiful infinity pool with the blue waters of the Aegean as its backdrop. The pool is surrounded by comfortable loungers and day beds, and is the perfect spot to while away a day in the sun. From this vantage point, guests will also be able to spot the picturesque town of Kastro, jutting out on a hilltop below.

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Verina Astra has just 14 rooms and suites boasting a contemporary style, with natural materials used throughout. While the rooms are beautifully designed, the highlight of each is the spacious private terrace which overlooks the spectacular views of the sea and islands beyond.


While Verina Astra welcomes children of all ages, there are no specific childcare facilities and we feel this property is more suited to adults.


Verina Astra has a small dining area which serves breakfast, lunch and dinner throughout the day. Although there are no restaurants within walking distance, the town of Artemonas and the capital of Apollonia are just a short drive away.


Sifnos is renowned for its hiking and there are several trails around the island. Guests can set off directly from the hotel and walk around Sifnos, accessing charming hilltop towns and rural villages.


  • Explore south Sifnos

    The rugged southern coast of Sifnos is the most remote part of the island. Get completely off-the-beaten-track with your private hiking guide and discover the breathtaking scenery and hidden coves of this beautiful area.

  • Horse riding in Sifnos

    Explore Sifnos on horseback, giving you the chance to get off-the-beaten-track and admire the island’s beautiful landscapes and stunning scenery.

  • Private cruise around Sifnos

    Explore the beautiful coastline of Sifnos on a private boat, cruising to hidden bays which are only accessible by the water and stopping to swim at pristine beaches.

  • Private cruise to Polyaigos

    Board your own private RIB boat to explore the nearby island of Polyaigos, an uninhabited island home to unspoiled white beaches and crystal-clear waters. Stop in hidden coves to swim and admire the unique landscapes.

  • Private tour of Sifnos

    Explore the beautiful island of Sifnos with your private guide, discovering the charming villages, fascinating history and traditions of this authentic Cycladic island.

  • The art of pottery

    Pottery is an ancient tradition on Sifnos dating back thousands of years, flourishing on the island thanks to its earth rich in clay. Learn about the island’s pottery production and visit a workshop to make your own unique creation.

  • Traditional villages of Sifnos

    Step back in time and discover the traditional villages of Sithnos. Built in typical Cycladic architecture, with whitewashed walls and blue accents, these villages offer a glimpse at the authentic Greece of the past.

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Location & directions

Artemonas, Sifnos, Greece

Verina Astra is located close to the town of Artemonas, on Sifnos's eastern coast.

How to get there

Sifnos is only accessible by boat, and there are daily ferries from Athens or the surrounding islands during the summer months. Verina Astra is around a 15-minute drive from Sifnos port.

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