Say ‘I Do’ to an extraordinary wedding experience at Carpe Diem Santorini’s exquisite carbon-negative wedding venue, The Dunes.
Nestled high on the picturesque hills of Pyrgos, this remarkable location offers breathtaking 270-degree views, allowing you to witness both the world-famous sunrise and sunset each day.
Unveiling The Dunes Wedding Venue
Escape the bustling crowds of Oia and discover Santorini’s newest and most expansive wedding venue, The Dunes. With its impressive capacity for up to 150 guests, it caters to both grand and intimate celebrations.
The venue boasts a sprawling outdoor area, adorned with a meticulously manicured natural garden showcasing an array of indigenous flowers and plants. Within this enchanting setting, you’ll find a beautifully elevated ceremony area, a stylish lounge space, and a spacious open-air dining area.
As the first climate-positive and carbon-negative hotel in Santorini, Carpe Diem Santorini is passionately committed to sustainability. They offset all carbon emissions and undertake a noble initiative of planting a minimum of 100 trees per wedding on behalf of the newlyweds. Rest assured, Carpe Diem’s carbon offset is fully certified, and the trees planted undergo thorough auditing by prestigious international NGOs.
Partnering with a team of seasoned wedding planners, The Dunes Wedding Venue offers a seamless and personalised experience for your special day. Imagine making a grand entrance down the volcanic rock staircase, passing through the quaint Cycladic whitewashed gate.
During the daytime, your guests can relish the landscaped surroundings and admire the tranquil blue hues of the Aegean Sea. As twilight descends, be prepared to be captivated by awe-inspiring sunsets and a starlit night sky.
As the ceremony draws to a close and the sun gracefully sets, the festivities commence. The venue offers various setup options, and the purpose-built reception area provides ample space to enjoy a celebratory meal while indulging in the magnificent views.
Delighting guests with an unrivalled culinary experience, Carpe Diem Santorini’s team of chefs ensures the utmost satisfaction. From delectable canapés to a sumptuous three-course meal, a lavish buffet, or an open bar package, an array of gastronomic delights awaits, leaving a lasting impression on all attendees.
Reflecting the independent and family-run spirit of its owners, the venue exudes contemporary aesthetics and modern elegance. It seamlessly complements the unpretentious luxury offered by the island’s most exclusive boutique retreat, Carpe Diem Santorini.
Introducing Carpe Diem Santorini
Exclusively designed for adults, couples, and newlyweds, Carpe Diem Santorini is an award-winning haven comprising only 10 suites. These spacious and private suites revolve around an enchanting infinity-edged pool, offering unparalleled tranquillity.
Each suite features a unique design and comes complete with a private pool, creating an ultra-exclusive and romantic retreat. The interiors boast a brilliant white palette, beautifully contrasting the azure waters of the private pool. Earthy materials like black lava rock frame the living spaces, while the spa-inspired bathrooms exude a soothing ambience, setting the perfect mood for relaxation.
Carpe Diem Santorini’s concierge team takes hospitality to new heights, catering to your every need. With their expertise, they ensure an unforgettable Santorini experience. Whether you desire a memorable yacht excursion, a reservation at a renowned restaurant, or a visit to esteemed wineries on the island, they will make it happen.
In addition to its dedication to weddings, the hotel actively contributes to sustainability efforts. For every direct booking, Carpe Diem Santorini takes meaningful steps towards environmental responsibility and social impact.
The hotel is proud to plant ten trees as part of its ongoing commitment to offsetting carbon emissions. They also go the extra mile by offsetting two tonnes of CO2, as well as the carbon emissions generated by their staff. These initiatives contribute to funding sustainability projects in developing countries, creating valuable employment opportunities within local communities and addressing issues of extreme poverty.
Carpe Diem Santorini is also taking proactive measures to reduce single-use plastics. They are gradually phasing out these harmful materials and replacing them with eco-friendly alternatives wherever possible.
Even in the suites, they have made conscious choices by using toiletry bottles made entirely from recycled and recyclable PET. Additionally, the hotel prioritizes water and electricity conservation, ensuring that resources are utilized responsibly.
When you choose to celebrate your wedding day at Carpe Diem Santorini’s The Dunes Wedding Venue, you are not only indulging in luxury but also supporting a socially conscious and sustainable approach. From the captivating beauty of the surroundings to the impeccable service provided by the dedicated staff, every aspect of your experience is crafted to exceed your expectations.
Immerse yourself in the elegance and charm of this exceptional venue, where luxury meets sustainability. Create memories that will last a lifetime while leaving a positive impact on the environment and local communities.
Plan your unforgettable wedding at The Dunes and seize the opportunity to contribute to a greener, more sustainable future. Carpe Diem Santorini invites you to be a part of their remarkable journey towards responsible luxury. Discover the breathtaking beauty of Santorini, embrace the warmth of its people, and cherish moments of pure joy in a destination where love and sustainability unite.
Please note that a minimum two-night stay at Carpe Diem Santorini starts from €1,222 (approximately £1,072) for two people sharing. Embrace the magic of Santorini and let Carpe Diem Santorini’s exceptional service and commitment to sustainability create an extraordinary wedding experience for you and your loved ones.