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Sani Dunes, the utmost of hotel elegance in Greece

Sani Dunes, the utmost of hotel elegance in Greece

Flagship of Sani Resorts, facing the Aegean Sea, the new Sani Dunes hotel makes elegance rime with excellence in Greece

A very exclusive venue, the Sani Dunes is only open to adults, a sure way of enjoying a calm escapade in this haven of peace, featuring a sandy beach on the peninsula of Kassandra, one hour from the city of Thessalonica. Both relaxed and sophisticated, its lovely villas, with streamlined aesthetic refinement, offer many Med touches. They are scattered along a ribbon of pools that mingle with a sea of stunning blue overtones.

Sani Dunes, the new destination of hotel elegance in Greece

Bright, airy, decorated with painted wood, the 136 rooms of the Sani Dunes are just the right size for a holiday escapade in the Land of Gods. Featuring panoramic windows with vistas on the private beach and the blue hues of the Aegean Sea, they open up on verandas equipped with sofas, tables and deckchairs. The interiors combine a cozy atmosphere with discrete luxury and very high-end technological comfort. And the nec plus ultra of this seaside cocoon, a « pillow menu » is even available to relax according to one's desires…

Sani Dunes villas
From the infinity pool to the beach, there is just one step to take. © DR
Sani Dunes suite view on the sea
The villas featuring soft overtones offer both pool and beach vistas. © DR

Generous and creative tables 

Here, foodistas are also very well treated. Famous for hosting the largest gastronomic festival in Greece, this year's venue will take place from the 23rd to the 27th of June, with a slew of chefs from many different horizons, the Resort is a gourmet destination in its own right. Its restaurants have various themes, under the direction of executive star chef Ettore Botrini who signs the menus. And to seduce a great variety of palates, the Sani Dunes has treated itself to the talents of Katsu Hanamure, a Japanese maestro chef, who brilliantly handles a culinary repertoire from the Land of the Rising Sun.

Sani Dunes restaurant
Decorated with a lush vegetal wall, the Dunes restaurant offers pleasant gourmet moments. © DR
Sani Dunes chef restaurant
Katsu Hanamure has given his name to the restaurant where he showcases his culinary talents 7/7. © DR

To discover

  • Kassandra peninsula with natural landscapes.
  • Wine tasting at Domaine Grovassiliou.
  • Historical center of Thessaloniki.

Sensual and soothing beauty treatments

The nautical center offers a wide array of sports activities : windsurfing, water skiing, inflatable banana, aqua aerobics, kayak, catamaran, tracted buoys and paddle yoga courses. As for the Garden Theatre, this temple of festivities opens at night-fall with programs of musical comedies, spectacles, and morphs into a night club under the stars. The D Spa features 6 treatment cabins for  clients seeking ultimate relaxation. Dosed by expert hands, the Anne Semonin products accompany revitalzing massages ; it shelters an indoor pool, a jacuzzi, a fitness room, a hammam and a sauna in harmony with the environment. But to take full advantage of all the Sani Dunes' assests, treat yourself to the most romantic outing by taking a cruise onboard the hotel's private boat, at sunset …

Sani Dunes relaxation stall
Between two massages, the relaxation room is a wonderful place to sip a fragrant infusion. © DR
Sani Dunes treatment stall
In the comfortable private cabins, all the Anne Sémonin products are on hand to enhance your beauty treatment. © DR

Taking off with Aegean Airlines

The Greek airline company offers 2 weekly liaisons with Thessalonica, from Roissy CDG1. Elected best regional airline company in Europe since six years, it features a lounge for business class passengers, while onboard quality services go crescendo, right down to the expresso served with a smile. Tel : 01 70 03 13 23 and fr.aegeanair.com

Aegean Airlines logo
Aegean Airlines is a member of Star Alliance. © DR

Sani Dunes, heavenly holidays in the Land of Gods