On the western edge of the Cyclades, Sifnos is one of the quietest and yet most enchanting islands in the group. The best places to stay in Sifnos reflect this peace and tranquility, you won’t find many large beach resorts here!
There is wonderfully changing light in Sifnos, and the seas shine brightly.Below the chain of villages there are terraces of olive and almond trees and ridges rich in herbs and wildflowers, and lying beneath the bays, harbours and bright blue water.
8 Best hotels to stay in Sifnos
1. Delfini Apartments ⭐ ⭐
The best hotel in Kamarai (where the ferry port is located) and the most family-friendly hotel on the island.Very pleasant, family run aparthotel with compact rooms and suites with mini fridges (some) and balconies/terraces. The upper double rooms have outdoor hot tubs, the suites have living area and the 2 bedroom family rooms have terraces with private pools.The hotel pool is small but there is a beautiful infinity pool at the “7 seas” cafe/bar, just a few steps away, the hotel offers a good complimentary breakfast, a restaurant with fantastic sea views and is located within walking distance of the port of Kamares.Alexandros Hotel ⭐ ⭐
Built in the style of a small village (multi-level complex), this warm, family-run hotel offers tastefully decorated rooms with minibar, sofa beds and balconies/terraces overlooking the bay and pool/garden.
3.Niriedes Hotel ⭐⭐⭐
Charming, small, boutique hotel located on the hillside, with elegant “Standard”, “Superior” and “VIP” suites with works of art, custom designed furniture, small kitchens, mini bars and balconies overlooking the sea.The superior suites add sofa beds, bathtubs (some) and an additional balcony, while the VIP suites have spacious sofa beds (2 m) and a terrace with panoramic views of the bay.
4.Platys Gialos Hotel Sifnos ⭐ ⭐
Located at the far end of Platys Gialos beach, this quiet family-run hotel offers austere and impeccable rooms and suites with mini fridge and balconies overlooking the ocean.’, ‘Guests can use the paddleboards and kayaks for free and enjoy a good location; many excellent restaurants, cafes and bars are within a few minutes walk.
5.Petali Village Hotel ⭐⭐⭐
Located on a hillside, a few steps from the Appollinia city centre, this charming hotel has impeccable rooms, suites and apartments in island style with mini-bars and beautiful vine covered verandas overlooking the sea and the city.the suites have canopy beds, sofa beds and the apartments have full kitchens (large fridges, washers/dryers, ovens) and living rooms with sofa beds.The hotel has a heated swimming pool with whirlpool bath, a hearty breakfast buffet in the roof garden and electric bike rental.
6.Selana Suites ⭐⭐⭐
Pleasant boutique hotel with spacious, all-white rooms and suites, with refrigerator and balconies/terraces.The upgrades have sofa beds and the high-end VIP suites have larger bathtubs and verandas. It has a good size infinity pool. It is located in a remote location; there is a monastery and a beach with two oceanfront taverns within walking distance.
7.Astra Verina ⭐⭐⭐
Excellent 7 unit hillside seasonal hotel (April to mid-October) offering elegantly decorated rooms and suites with stone floors, local artwork, coffee facilities, iPod docks, refrigerators and large private terraces.Elies Resorts ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐
Cyclades Village style hotel on the waterfront with sophisticated rooms, suites and villas with contemporary art pool, minibar, baths and verandas.The pool villas have a small kitchen (stove, ovens), Jacuzzis, ice machines and private pools with outdoor lounges; the pool villas “Senior” and above add small independent butler rooms and the pool villas “Executive” at the top end add more bedrooms and bathrooms; Guests can use an electric car within the hotel grounds; there is a beach, pool with pool bar, restaurant, tennis court and an art store.