The brainchild of a well-known Naxian family of wine producers, the 18 Grapes has all the sophistication, beauty, and welcoming spirit of a particularly fine wine. A short walk from the lovely beach at Agios Prokopios, the property aims to deliver a truly memorable and joyful stay with VIP service in a luxurious setting. This elegant retreat boasts glorious Aegean views, two stunning pools, including a rooftop infinity pool, exquisite Mediterranean-inspired cuisine, snug spa and just 18 rooms and suites. Reception is open 24/7 and the multi-lingual white-clad staff, are warm and seamlessly efficient.
Each of the 18 rooms and suites has been decorated and furnished with a minimalist aesthetic to create a sense of calm and serenity. White, cream, and blonde wood furnishings are set against cool tiled flooring, with solid pine desks, plush beds, wicker lampshades and baskets filled with fragrant lavender, all adding to the tasteful pared back ambience. Amenities include climate control, Wi-Fi, satellite TV, Nespresso coffee machine, minibar, and safety deposit box. Ensuite bathrooms feature Nuxe bath products, hair dryer, robes, and slippers.
All the accommodation boasts a furnished balcony or terrace, and some include plunge pools or whirlpool tubs, along with fabulous sea views. Families can book a Family Connecting Suite sleeping up to seven (or six adults), while smaller families can book a Family Connecting Room with Private Heated Pool, sleeping up to 4 guests.
Tastes at 18 Grapes serves fine Greek and Mediterranean cuisine on the rooftop terrace with fabulous sea and sunset views. Also, home to the Grape Sunset Bar, this is a lovely spot to watch the sun go down with a glass of wine. There is also the Main Pool Bar, serving drinks and snacks throughout the day.
Guests can choose from two swimming pools, the main pool, and the rooftop infinity pool, which offers compelling sea views. The hotel also has a bijou spa, the 18 Grapes Spa & Wellness Center, with hammam, sauna and treatment room, along with a fitness center, equipped with the latest gym equipment and technology. Staff can advise on and arrange a variety of local trips and experiences and the owners are happy to organize guided tours and wine tasting sessions at their vineyard, for those who are interested.