Best Greek Islands for Couples in 2019

With lovely beaches, fantastic properties, and amazing food, Greek islands are ideal for couples that love to explore ancient ruins and amazing dishes.

If you want to have an island getaway and be in the center of the European ancient history you should visit Greece for the best honeymoon experience.

What Are the Best Greek Islands for Couples?

After asking a lot of coupes which Greek island is their favorite we made a list of the five most visited islands in Greece. Here is the list:

But, if you are in doubt to visit the Greek islands or not here are the 15 Reasons To Visit The Greek Islands.

1. Santorini Island


When people think about Greece and the islands they immediately have a picture of the white and beautiful island of Santorini.

It’s the perfect place for honeymoon goers and couples to spend their time on this amazing island. With many small churches and fantastic sunset views, Santorini will leave you breathless.

This amazing island has one of the best hotels on the islands and one of our favorite ones for couples are Grace Santorini in Imerovigli and Katikies Hotel in Oia.

If you want to have one of the best sunset views you should definitely book a room in Astra Suites. The pool is amazing and the views are one of the best on the island.

2. Zakynthos Island


While Santorini is the perfect place for couples and we believe it’s the best choice, there is the small island of Zakynthos that you should definitely not avoid.

Zakynthos is famous for the clearest water and the perfect sandy beaches will make sure your other half will be pleased to the maximum. Amazing little villages and the Greek food to die for Zakynthos island is a perfect combination if you want to spend your time on a Greek island.

It’s also famous with the younger generations as a party destination so if you want to dance all night you can do that also on Zakynthos. Don’t forget to visit Navagio Shipwreck and make sure you spot the famous Caretta-Caretta turtles that are breeding on the beaches of Zakynthos.

If you are wondering where to sleep on Zante then our personal recommendations are Eco Resort ZefyrosPalatino Hotel, and Lesante Luxury Hotel and Spa.

Either one of these will make your holiday with your loved one unforgettable.

3. Mykonos Island


The party capital island of Greece is Mykonos. But believe us it’s the perfect location for couples. With the amazing Greek architecture, hotels, and villas that will make you want to move to the island and one of the best restaurants, it’s the best-kept secret for couples.

Mykonos is famous for the best nightlife in Europe and maybe the world, but there are many places where you can just sit back, relax and enjoy the perfect view from your villa and the hotels are one of the best in Greece. If you are a couple that loves to enjoy the beaches, many restaurants, and amazing sunsets than Mykonos is the perfect destination for you.

Our personal recommendations of hotels on Mykonos are Grace Mykonos, Mykonos Blu and Santa Marina a Luxury Collection Resort.

We are sure you will enjoy Mykonos even if you are not a party couple, but believe us one night out in Mykonos in one of the famous clubs and you will be hooked forever.

4. Corfu Island


If you like places that have Venetian influence then you should visit Corfu. This little island will make your other half fall in love with it easily.

One amazing activity that you should do while on Corfu is to rent a scooter and travel around the island and take amazing pictures with your loved one.

Corfu has many little taverns that you can enjoy with your as a couple and architecture that will make you want to visit the place again.

Some properties that we can recommend on Corfu are Bella Venezia, Corfu Holiday Palace, and Cavalieri Hotel. Either one of these hotels will make sure your holiday will be as perfect as the island itself.

5. Rhodes


Anything that you can imagine to see in Greece can be found in Rhodes.

Many miles of beaches, castles, amazing looking churches and one of the greatest looking medieval towns can all be found in Rhodes. This amazing island that is just a ferry ride from Turkey is all that you need to visit if you are planning on going to Greece.

This island is amazing and most famous for the history behind the island. A visit to the Rhodes Town where you can visit the very famous citadel that has links to the St. John’s knights will sure bring you back in medieval times.

Rhodes is a place where there are not so many hotels and rentals but there are places where it can satisfy the needs of even the pickiest couples. Our personal recommendations for hotels are Sentido Lindos Bay, Aqua Grand Resort, and Casa Antica. These hotels in Rhodes will sure make your stay truly magical.

To sum it up

Any island in Greece is the perfect romantic getaway for couples. And these are our personal recommendations for the best Greek islands for couples.

But many adventurous couples want to travel around the islands hopping from one island to the next which is an amazing opportunity if you are an adventurous couple.

So what are you waiting for?

Choose one of these islands and book your ticket for the best time of your life.

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