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Santo Pure Recognized with Conde Nast Traveler’s 2023 Readers’ Choice Award

Santo Pure Recognized with Conde Nast Traveler’s 2023 Readers’ Choice Award

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SANTORINI, GREECE, October 3, 2023Condé Nast Traveler today announced the results of its annual Readers’ Choice Awards with Santo Pure Oia Suites & Villas recognized as the #3 in Hotels in Europe – Greece. 


More than 520,000 Condé Nast Traveler readers submitted responses rating their travel experiences across the globe to offer a comprehensive look at the places they eagerly anticipate revisiting. The Readers’ Choice Awards, with their unparalleled legacy as the travel industry’s longest-running and most prestigious accolades, remain the ultimate symbol and acknowledgment of excellence within the travel sector. The full list of winners can be found here


“We are profoundly grateful to be recognized in Condé Nast Traveler’s Reader’s Choice Awards for 2023 and are thankful for the reader’s support,” says Christos Seizis, General Manager of Santo Collection. “This recognition is a celebration of our commitment to provide our valued guests with unparalleled luxury, service and exceptional experiences in Santorini. We look forward to continuing to be a premier destination for travelers in Greece.”  


Located a five-minute walk from Oia’s bustling caldera, the luxurious Santo Pure Oia Suites & Villas offers a feeling of space, serenity, and pure relaxation. Separated into six sprawling neighborhoods with Mediterranean gardens centered around six pools for relaxation and privacy, Santo Pure Oia Suites & Villas resembles a typical Santorinian village, combining traditional Cycladic architecture with white tones.  


This 2023 season, the property saw addition of 20 new suites, extending the resort’s existing elegant, sophisticated living to 83 suites and two villas. Also new this season, the resort welcomed Andreas Vegnopoulos as the new Head Chef of the award-winning fine-dining restaurant Alios Ilios following a 22-year career that has seen him dazzle diners at five-star hotels in Greece and across Europe. Alios Ilios’ menu features locally sourced seasonal ingredients, including from the resort’s own organic gardens, and curated degustation menus running 7, 9, or 11 courses. 


Santo Pure Oia Suites & Villas boasts Anassa Spa, which was honored as Greece’s Best Resort Spa 2022 by World Spa Awards for the sixth straight year. With a focus on rejuvenation, guests can take advantage of the Wellness Package to help enhance their sense of wellbeing. Through these offerings, guests can reconnect with nature, relax, and recharge with a combination of amenities available in their suites, specialized spa treatments, outdoor activities, and outdoor yoga before breath-taking views of the Aegean.  


The 2023 Readers’ Choice Awards are published on Condé Nast Traveler’s website at  and celebrated in the November issue.