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A world of understated elegance, Michelin-starred menus and idyllic beachfront settings, Ikos Resorts, with their inimitable ‘Infinite Lifestyle’ provides the best all-inclusive experiences. Don’t just take our word for it – Ikos Oceania and Ikos Olivia have been voted the two ‘Best Luxury All-Inclusive Resorts in the World’ in TripAdvisor’s 2019 Annual Travellers’ Choice Awards! This is all-inclusive redefined – it’s time to experience it for yourself!
The highlight of Ikos Oceania’s stunning setting is the 350m long natural sandy beach, fringed by pines, olive groves and cypress trees. Dispersed amongst the 15 acres of well groomed gardens, the spacious, elegant guest rooms and suites offer panoramic sea views with Mount Olympus in the background. Set on Halkidiki’s verdant coastline with its own private beach – Ikos Oceania invites guests to marvel in its award-winning ‘Infinite Lifestyle’ concept. A spectacular world of Michelin-starred menus, infinity pools and round-the-clock room service provides unrivalled luxury.
Ikos Oceania is a luxurious all-inclusive resort with a private beach, on Halkidiki’s Kassandra peninsula. Surrounded by palm trees, the hotel is a 25-minute walk from Nea Moudania, which is one of the biggest fishing ports in Greece and is home to a large harbour and a 2000-seat amphitheatre. It’s a 50-minute drive from Thessaloniki, the region’s capital.
The hotel operates an award-winning ‘Infinite Lifestyle’ concept which is an ultra-all-inclusive concept offering a choice of restaurants headed up my Michelin-starred chefs, watersports, all-day snacks and live entertainment. The ‘Dine Out’ service provides transport to a number of specially selected local restaurants. An all-day waiter service and childcare options are available at the private beach. There are also dedicated clubs for children of all ages and a summer football academy.
The resort’s restaurants serve Greek, Italian, French and Asian cuisine, and snacks are available throughout the day. The Ikos Spa by Anne Semonin offers treatments from the French beauty brand, and features a Jacuzzi, a hammam, a sauna and a gym. Nightly live entertainment ranges from West End shows to film screenings at the Ikos Theatre.
The contemporary rooms all feature floor-to-ceiling windows and a balcony, and most overlook the sea. The décor combines sea-blue fabrics, sand-coloured furniture and sleek floor tiles. Guests in the Deluxe Collection rooms receive additional perks including access to an exclusive pool, reserved beach areas, a free spa treatment, a special dinner on the beach and a bottle of champagne on arrival.
Ikos Resorts redefine all-inclusive as “Infinite Lifestyle”, offering an impressive new level of holiday experience underlined by elegance and quality. The concept is designed with beauty and elegance in mind, distinctive experiences, serenity, pleasure, warmth, luxurious surroundings and your whims catered for, all whilst spending time with your loved ones.
A bathroom with bathtub or shower, make up mirror and bathrobes, slippers, hairdryer; multi-channel satellite television and integrated music channels, international direct-dial telephone, mini bar, Nespresso coffee and tea making facilities, electronic safe and air-conditioning/ heating. They also have a furnished balcony or terrace, Anne Semonin luxury bathroom amenities, a turndown service and a tiled floor.
Dining & Bars
Breakfast, lunch and dinner are all served in the delightful open air setting of Ouzo. In the evening, Michelin-starred chef Lefteris Lazarou’s à la carte menu shines brightly. Providing an authentic taste of Greece with a modern touch, these superb dishes come with a wine list to match.
At Michelin-starred chef Andrea Fusco’s eponymous restaurant, the freshest ingredients are used with great skill to create the authentic taste of Italy. All complemented by a wine list created especially by our in-house sommelier. Simply reserve a table for a delightfully sophisticated evening in an intimate setting.
Take a trip around some of the most desirable flavours in Asia with this imaginative menu from Anaya’s star chefs, serving up tastes of China, Thailand and India. Enjoy the à la carte menu indoors or al fresco on the balcony overlooking the ocean.
The crowning glory of Ikos Oceania, this roof-top restaurant turns a dinner into a real occasion. Enjoy all the delights of the Provencal menu in a unique atmosphere with a dedicated area for those guests in search of a more romantic setting. Enjoy Provence for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
A Mediterranean buffet complemented by stunning views over the beautiful Aegean Sea. Breakfast, lunch and dinner in a relaxed atmosphere with a constantly changing menu, satisfying the appetites of even the most demanding family members.
Ikos Oceania takes pleasure in introducing guests to the authentic tastes of traditional Greek cuisine. The Dine Out experience offers the opportunity to enjoy carefully selected local restaurants for an evening of fine local dishes and wine.
A fantastic selection of indoor and alfresco venues offer sophisticated surroundings in which to enjoy cocktails, wines and premium brand beers and spirits. With great company and a perfectly relaxed ambience, it’s a most enjoyable way to end the evening. And for those who prefer to watch boats go by from their balcony, the mini-bar is replenished daily.
Leisure & Entertainment
Pools & Beaches
Every moment on this glorious beach can be perfectly spent, with all you need at your fingertips – sunbeds, umbrellas and towels along with all-day waiter service bringing refreshing snacks, food and drinks to order – and all at no additional cost.
Ikos Beach Life offers even more with a beach-based child care service where parents can put children in the most capable hands while they take a moment or two to themselves or perhaps lunch at the beach bar.
And when it comes to some real relaxation, Spa on the Beach offers you a selection of luxurious therapies in private cabanas. You’ll also find pools for everyone at Ikos Oceania – toddlers, children and adults – along with a heated indoor pool and a private pool for the exclusive use of Deluxe Collection guests. All the pools come with the added little extras that make the experience such a big pleasure, from sunbeds and towels to attentive all-day waiter service.
From tots to teens, everyone is guaranteed a memorable time indoors and outdoors – having fun, staying active and learning things too. For added reassurance, Heros Crèche, Heros Kids Club and Just4Teens are all operated by Worldwide Kids Company, a professional UK childcare company with all staff fully qualified and experienced. With so much going on children of all ages have a thoroughly splendid time at Ikos Oceania.
Using only natural ingredients such as the finest essential oils and trace elements, the renowned treatments from this leading French beauty brand are personalised to reflect both the skin type and lifestyle of each individual.
Cleansing, soothing and purifying, the results are immediate and long lasting. The spacious spa offers seven treatment rooms with experienced therapists to pamper guests as they please. Ikos Spa also offers a host of other facilities to ensure the experience is complete; a heated indoor pool and Jacuzzi, hammam and sauna, contemporary fitness studio, along with hairdressing and nail salons. The result is the most perfectly relaxed guests looking and feeling their best.
2BOOKAHOLIDAY RECOMMENDS – IKOS OCEANIA – LOCAL HIGHLIGHTS
Afytos Village – Afytos is among the most beautiful villages in Halkidiki. It is found at the first leg and gives breathtaking view to the Aegean Sea. Many nice beaches are found in the region.
Neos Marmaras Village – The seaside town of Neos Marmaras is located at the second leg of Halkidiki. Many lovely beaches are found in the region and boat trips depart from the port of Neos Marmaras.
Petralona Cave – Excavations in the Cave of Petralona revealed tools, bones and fossils from the Paleolithic times. Next to the cave there is an anthropological museum.