Kinsterna Hotel & Spa in Monemvasia (Peloponnese) is honored by the Hot List 2011, Conde Νast Traveller, UK edition, ranked amongst the 65 Best New Hotels in the World, in over 31 countries. Kinsterna Hotel & Spa has also featured at the Top 100 Best Hotels in the World by the prestigious Sunday Times Travel Magazine (October 2011). Recently, the mansion was also awarded by Tripadvisor, Traveler’s Choice Awards 2012, ranked amongst the 25 Best B&Bs & Inns in Greece!
Tucked away in the folds of the lush hillside, with privileged views of the Medieval Castle’s Rock and the endless blue of the Aegean, the lovingly and superbly restored Byzantine-era rural mansion offers 27 unique rooms & suites and blends magically into the surrounding vineyards, timeless olive groves, imposing eucalyptuses and the lofty cypresses, within an estate of 15 acres.
Enjoy the ancient cistern located in the center or the mansion, the river-like swimming pool with private relaxation areas amidst the fragrant orange trees and the atmospheric Kinsterna Spa, with the ceremonial ottoman hammam and the rejuvenating care of its experienced therapists. À la carte breakfast with traditional recipes made by handpicked ingredients, unique gourmet tastes inspired by the Mediterranean cuisine with an elegant “couler local” at the stylish restaurant and the refreshing cocktails at the Belvedere highlight the unique experience of the mansion’s guests.
Kinsterna Hotel & Spa is the perfect all year round getaway. It is also the ideal base to explore the region, as the place offers a great variety of beaches and attractions. The famous beach of Simos with emerald waters at Elafonisos, the opportunity to swim in “Portelo” at the base of the Medieval Castle of Monemvasia, the unique port of Gerakas – the southernmost fjord in Europe, the “Kastania Caves” offering countless & rare geological formations in a great variety of colors, are just a few interesting excursion options which complement the unique experience of accommodation at Kinsterna Hotel & Spa!