Verina Astra

Location: Smaller Cyclades Islands | Greece

Price guide: £££££ £100-£200 per person per night

Verina Astra is a beautiful, serene hotel on the unspoilt island of Sifnos, where you can get off the beaten track without compromising on signature Grecian style and luxury.
Perfect forThose looking to experience one of Greece’s lesser-known islands while enjoying all the facilities of a luxury boutique hotel. Sifnos is an ideal choice for a Grecian holiday or honeymoon that’s a little bit different.
In the knowThe hotel takes its name 'Astra' from Greek word for stars, and is a great spot for stargazing. 
Each suite is named after a constellation, and you can gaze at the night skies from your private terrace
Location, location, location... Verina Astra is off the beaten track, where you can get away from it all and immerse yourself in dramatic mountain landscapes, enjoy scenic trails and take in the lovely views

Recommended for...

  • Peace & Quiet
  • Boutique Hotel
  • Chic Design
  • Hideaway

Hotel Overview

Sense of place

Verina Astra is in Poulati on the island of Sifnos in the western Cyclades, near the picturesque village of Artemonas.

Rooms at Verina Astra

The elegant suites are perched high on a hill, with incredible views over the Aegean, best enjoyed from your spacious private terrace – as well as the sunsets and the night-time stars. There are just seven suites, each taking the form of a private villa, and they are surrounded by pretty gardens, ensuring privacy and seclusion.

Food & Drink

The delicious breakfasts include pancakes with honey, omelettes with free range eggs, homemade cookies and jams and freshly-squeezed orange juice. The light lunches are delicious too, and the suites also come with kitchenettes, giving you the freedom to make your own meals if you wish. In the evening, try out one of the nearby restaurants for dinner, and on your return, enjoy evening cocktails in the lounge, accompanied by beautiful views.


The infinity pool, looking out over the sea, is irresistible, and you can also swim off the rocks on the seashore nearby. Alternatively, simply unwind with some yoga or relax in the hotel’s shaded courtyards.

Activities at Verina Astra

Nearby Artemonas is one of the most beautiful villages in Sifnos, with grand mansions and villas with flower-filled gardens. Pop into the delicious bakeries for traditional pastries and sweets, and learn how to make them yourself on a pastry-making workshop. There are also inviting taverns to linger in and gift shops to browse.

Further afield, enjoy the scenic trails around the dramatic landscapes of Sifnos.

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Hotel location

The port of Kamares is 6km away, and there’s a heliport 4km away. There are ferry connections from nearby islands such as Folegandros, while a high-speed ferry from Athens takes three hours.

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