«Condé Nast Traveler» is considered to be the most trusted and celebrated name when it comes to traveling, with six «National Magazine» Award wins and 26 nominations in its 30-year history. «Readers’ Choice Awards» constitute the longest and most credible recognition of excellence in the travel industry.
«Kos Aktis Art Ηotel» was voted among 50 best hotels in the world for 2016, by the readers of the world’s most renowned magazine, «Condé Nast Traveler», in its «Readers' Choice Awards 2016». «Kos Aktis Art Hotel» is also ranked in the 3rd position among the Τop 20 hotels in Greece & Turkey.
During 2017, «Kos Aktis Art Ηotel» was ranked in position 26 among the 50 best hotels in the world in «Readers’ Choice Awards 2017», of «Condé Nast Traveler». Both Kos Aktis Art Ηotel & Patmos Aktis Suites & Spa were also voted among 15 top hotels in Greece, in 2017 «Readers’ Choice Awards» by Condé Nast Traveler.
In 2018, «Kos Aktis Art Ηotel» was ranked No.4 on Condé Nast Traveler’s list of the Top 20 hotels in Greece & Turkey, with a score of 98.04, in their 2018 Readers’ Choice Awards. For the same year, ξενοδοχείο «Patmos Aktis Suites & Spa» raked in No. 15, among the Top 20 hotels in Greece & Turkey, with a score of 95.83, in «Readers’ Choice Awards 2018».
The Certificate of Excellence recognizes and honors the hospitality businesses that have been receiving great reviews on TripAdvisor from travelers over the past year. The winners of the Certificate of Excellence include accommodation, restaurants and attractions around the world that offer a quality experience to their travelers every time.
Kos Aktis Art Hotel» has been receiving a Certificate of excellence from TripAdvisor from 2006 to 2018. In 2015, the hotel entered the category «Pantheon», which was launched in order to honor all businesses that have been receiving a Certificate of Excellence from TripAdvisor for five years in a row.
«Patmos Aktis Suites & Spa» has been receiving a Certificate of Excellence from 2013 to 2017. In 2018, the hotel entered the category «Pantheon», which was launched in order to honor all businesses that have been receiving a Certificate of Excellence from TripAdvisor for five years in a row.
«Apocalypsis» restaurant also received a Certificate of Excellence in 2015.
«H2O all day bar - restaurant» received a Certificate of Excellence for 2015 & 2016.
The «Toques d'or» prizes are annually awarded to the best restaurants in Greece from «Athinorama» magazine & «Alpha Guide» and are organized under the auspices of the City of Athens and the Ministry of Tourism. «Apocalypsis» restaurant is among the best restaurants in Greece.
During 2015, «Apocalypsis» restaurant was awarded with the «Toques d'or» award, by the committee of «Athinorama» magazine. In particular, just as «Athinorama» magazine published: «Apocalypsis» restaurant, with a score of 15/20, received apart from the Greek Cuisine award, a Toques d'or award. Top plate: Sitaroto carbonara with monkfish cheek, mashed artichoke, salami from Lefkada and kefalotyri cheese from Ios.
In 2016, «Apocalypsis» restaurant was also given a «Toques d'or» award, with a score of 15/20. Top dish: Galaktoboureko, homemade marzipan ice cream, roasted pineapple, Zacapa rum jelly.
«Apocalypsis» restaurant of «Patmos Aktis Suites & Spa» hotel, was awarded a «Greek Cuisine» award, from «Athinorama» magazine during 2014 & 2015.
«Patmos Aktis Suites & Spa» was distinguished among best Greek constructions for 2011, from the magazine «Ellinikes kataskeves».
New buildings are characterized for the division of their volume, in order not to damage the scale of the settlement in which they belong. The composition was formed around an inner street, starting from the plot’s public access and ending in the reception areas of the main building. The outer aspects towards the street aim for a theatrical dimension».
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Grikos bay is included in the most beautiful bays of the world.
In 2010, the hotel's marketing team initiated the process in order to include Grikos bay among the most beautiful bays of the world, in close cooperation with the current Vice president of the international organization «Beautiful Bays of the world», Gallip Gur. A representative of «Patmos Aktis Suites & Spa» traveled to Vietnam in order to officially present Grikos bay of Patmos and make a formal application for the membership, which was accepted by the committee of the organization.
Additionally, the 8th conference of the organization «Beautiful bays of the world», took place in Patmos in coordination with Turkey, during September 2012. The conference was held in Bodrum (Turkey) and in Patmos, at Patmos Aktis Suites & Spa, from the12th to the 15th of September 2012.
The «Aegean Cuisine» initiative is a network of members - businesses in the southern Aegean islands, whose aim is to offer all travelers the genuine Aegean experience. Its aim is to promote, revive and exploit the gastronomic wealth of the Aegean Islands, highlight local producers and products as well as to create or develop alternative forms of tourism in the islands.
During 2014, «Apocalypsis» restaurant received the distinction «Gourmet restaurant of Greek Creative Cuisine» by «Aegean Cuisine» network. Since 2016, both «Apocalypsis» restaurant and «Plefsis» traditional restaurant, joined the «Aegean Cuisine» network.
«Patmos Aktis Suites & Spa», «Kos Aktis Srt Hotel» & «Kos Hotel Junior Suites» are among 400 hotels offering a genuine «Greek Breakfast», certified by the Hellenic Chamber of Hotels. Particularly, «Patmos Aktis Suites & Spa», was awarded for its participation among 100 first hotels that joined the initiative «Greek Breakfast».
«Greek Breakfast» is a program of the Hellenic Chamber of Hotels, designed and implemented methodically since 2010, with a primary aim to enrich hotel breakfasts with pure regional products and genuine traditional local recipes.
«Patmos Aktis Suites & Spa» and its «Apocalypsis» restaurant are included in the best hotels and restaurants of Greece, according to «Alpha Guide», a travel guide cooperating with «Athinorama» magazine.
In 2013, «Kos Aktis Art Hotel» was awarded the Blue award - «Gold» by the most satisfied Tui Nordic guests in 2013, for the hotel's outstanding performance in the «Hotel General Impression» category
Ιn 2016, «Kos Aktis Art Hotel» received a Blue award – «Silver», in the category «Hotel Cleanness». Awarded by the most satisfied Tui Nordic guests in 2016, for the excellent hotel cleanliness.
«Patmos Aktis Suites & Spa» and its restaurant «Apocalypsis» are included in the category «Best» / «Recommended», according to the Greek Guide.com», a genuine Greek travel guide.