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One&Only Kea Island: the secret pearl of the Cyclades

Fancy a trip between land and sea, under the Mediterranean sun? You’re just in time: the brand-new One&Only opens its doors in April 2024 in Greece! Discover the exclusive charm of the Cycladic island closest to the Greek mainland. Kea is a jewel in the Aegean Sea, intimate and peaceful, an island paradise still little-known today. Kea has many secrets to reveal: Greek relics, delicious gastronomy, well-being and Hellenic art of living, impressive landscapes. This

One&Only Kéa Island sea view
Remarkable, brand-new complex, the sea as far as the eye can see (Photo: One&Only Kéa Island)

One&Only Kéa Island: Cycladic beauty just an hour from Athens

Experience the magic of the Cyclades on the island of Kea, just a stone’s throw from Athens! It’s the closest island to the Greek mainland, and can be reached by ferry in just one hour. And yet it remains very discreet and untouched by tourism. In this confidential spot, you’ll mostly meet… Greeks! You’re off on an odyssey between secluded coves, green cliffs and ancient ruins. Surrounded by forests of olive, lemon and almond trees and dairy pastures, Kea abounds in culinary treasures, and it’s not for nothing that it’s known in Greece for its succulent produce. Impossible to resist olives, cheeses, honey or seafood…

Luxury complex judged on the cliffs
The elegance of the hotel perched on the cliffs (Photo: One&Only Kéa Island)

Occupying an exceptional 65-hectare site, One&Only Kéa Island is secluded on a cliffside and offers unfailing discretion. Dazzlingly beautiful, this luxurious private estate is surrounded by the crystal-clear Aegean Sea and emerald valleys. Inspired by the gentle Mediterranean lifestyle, the villas are immaculate in white, beige and subtle blue. One&Only Kéa Island is a peaceful place, the perfect retreat from the world. An intimate enclave for an island retreat, offering a reconnection with all the elements of nature. Between land, sea and air, Kéa is a veritable paradise that inspires the soul.

Contemporary spaces in natural colors

One&Only Kéa Island is a splendid place where luxury and well-being come together. This Homeric complex is a little-known paradise in Greece, a well-kept secret from the rest of the world… Here you are at the heart of a confidential retreat: you’ll discover the gentle, revitalizing character of the Mediterranean way of life, in luxury accommodation. The architecture draws superb geometric lines with a biophilic design that brings the premises to life. To add even more volume and grandeur, high ceilings and sensational archways further open up the spaces.

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The sublime geometric architecture of the lobby lounge (Photo: One&Only Kéa Island)

The hotel offers sumptuous cocoons in light, satiny colors, with a touch of blue and the khaki of the olive trees as a backdrop. The large villas at One&Only Kéa Island capture serenity, allowing you to plunge into inner peace. The many secluded areas are an opportunity to let go in depth… You’ll find a multitude of outstanding shared spaces: a grandiose library for your quiet moments, a chic and intimate Speakeasy Bar, a huge cosy lounge in the lobby…

One-bedroom Cliff Villas, the ideal retreat for recharging your batteries

Each of the Villas Falaises at One&Only Kéa Island features a cozy living room and spacious dining area. The sober furnishings blend into a modern, ultra-elegant Greek design. Caramel wood and creamy marble finishes complete the decor. Shafts of soft light flood the interior, and the colors are in harmony with the surrounding landscape.

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One-bedroom Villa Falaise with cliff and sea views (Photo: One&Only Kéa Island)

The comfortable bedroom opens onto a large bay window, giving direct access to your terrace and the infinity pool. Embrace relaxation at the end of the day on one of our outdoor sofas, with the sea breeze and Mediterranean sun caressing your face. These cozy nests offer cocooning and glamorous indoor-outdoor living spaces, with panoramic views of the Aegean Sea and verdant hills.

Living room opening onto terrace with swimming pool
Living room opening onto terrace with pool (Photo: One&Only Kéa Island)

Two-bedroom Cliff Villas, Mediterranean luxury in all its glory

These villas overlook the sparkling Aegean Sea. You’re enveloped by nature, in a palette of colors oscillating between the blue of the sea and the green of the olive trees. Set against the cliffs, these luxurious villas give you the space and height you need to relax and unwind. These accommodations feature two beautifully appointed bedrooms, each with a magnificent, uncluttered bathroom. Elegant marble-clad interiors, chic, minimalist furnishings in natural tones, contemporary Hellenic design and indigenous materials: here’s the promise of a perfect stay!

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Sumptuous, bright bathroom (Photo: One&Only Kéa Island)

The indoor-outdoor living spaces open onto grandiose panoramas. Enjoy the calm of island life and observe the mesmerizing views from your private terrace with pool. In the evening, a subdued atmosphere and cocooning in the open air: convivial moments are the order of the day, by the fireside of the patio fireplace.

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Cozy outdoor lounge with fireplace (Photo: One&Only Kéa Island)

The One&Only Kéa Island Spa: holistic approach and Greek philosophy

Nestled among rocky cliffs, rolling olive groves and the Aegean Sea lie the 1,000 square meters and seven treatment rooms of the Spa at One&Only Kea Island! Enter the paradise of well-being and regain physical, mental and emotional balance. The Spa focuses on the Greek philosophy known as “Sophrosyne”. According to ancient traditions and Plato, this word means “the word that enables all self-control, all wisdom, all moderation”. This sentence sets the tone! We invite you to let go of all your worries and relax your body and mind.

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Natural treatments with local plants (Photo: One&Only Kéa Island)

The Spa uses the Chenot method, a specialist in health and well-being. Holistic treatments draw on the natural healing properties of local plants. The treatments are based on ancient healing powers and aim to achieve optimal well-being and inner peace. The Spa is all about mindfulness and the slow life: soothe the mind with meditation and outdoor yoga classes in the studio overlooking the island’s unspoilt landscapes.

Combining the principles of traditional Chinese healing with the latest advances in Western medicine, the therapies aim to stimulate the power of your soul and strengthen your physical defenses. One&Only Kéa Island’s fitness center features several indoor and outdoor areas, including a yoga studio, tennis court, fully-equipped gym, Jacuzzi, bikes and paddleboards to borrow…

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Yoga session with the sea in the background (Photo: One&Only Kéa Island)

Healthy, gourmet Greek cuisine in the superb dining areas

Local island products take center stage! Here, the emphasis is on fresh, healthy food! Enjoy delicious Greek produce from land and sea in one of One&Only Kéa Island’s inspiring dining areas. Organic and seasonal ingredients are proudly sourced on the island and cooked with love and skill.

The Beach Club serves refined, 100% local Greek cuisine. Our talented chef prepares traditional dishes using the finest local produce. Punctuate your dishes with the finest Greek wines, for an explosion of flavors.

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The Greek Taverna opens onto the terrace (Photo: One&Only Kéa Island)

The traditional Greek tavern opens onto a sublime dining room and is open all day. Cycladic products from land and sea are served. The perfect opportunity to sample local edible treasures, in a fascinating setting and relaxed atmosphere. The dining room opens onto a huge terrace overlooking the sea and surrounding cliffs.

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The outdoor areas of the Lobby Lounge for dining and drinks (Photo: One&Only Kéa Island)

Innovative cocktails in the spacious Lobby Lounge, located in the hotel’s atrium, are a must! Sip your cool drink from the Pool Bar overlooking the sea, or simply lie back on your sun lounger beside the sparkling pool.

Finally, the aperitif spot on the tree-lined terrace is the perfect place to enjoy a good craft beer or an excellent glass of Greek wine. And it’s even better at sunset!

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The bright, contemporary interior of the Lobby Lounge (Photo: One&Only Kéa Island)

One&Only Kéa Island: an adventure between land and sea

Explore the island of Kea in all its forms: sea or land excursions, there’s no shortage of choice. The island is rich in history and brimming with Greek remains: explore the ancient ruins, fascinating heritage and cultural sites or hike the many trails. Set sail on a journey through the sparkling waters of the Cyclades. Discover the wonders of the underwater world by diving in the Aegean Sea, or simply relax on the white sands of one of the island’s secret coves…

We told you… One&Only Kea Island is fast becoming one of the most sought-after destinations in the Mediterranean: between luxury, wellness, Greek culture and gastronomy, this island could well become the hidden diamond of the Cyclades!

Between land and sea, isolated on the cliffs (Photo: One&Only Kéa Island)

Book One&Only Kea Island

Take advantage of our expertise in wellness breaks and contact us for a personalized quote for One & Only Kea Island.

Rates : Villas from around 2,000 euros per night. From April 2024 only.

Call us for the USA: +1 (646) 980 6652 or for the UK: +44 20 4577 3258 to discuss your holiday plans.

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