The Olympia Riviera Thalasso is the ultimate elegant spa resort, inspired by the famed thermal springs of Kyllini.
For over a century, affluent Greeks flocked to the springs to enjoy their therapeutic waters and the invigorating air perfumed by the tall eucalyptus trees and the freshness of the sea.
Its aristocratic architecture and classic decor in elegant cream and white tones reflect the images of nearby Ancient Olympia.
The main pool cascades to the beach, creating a waterfall as a backdrop to the a la carte restaurant. There are two beach pools with exotic landscape & an imaginative paddling pool.
The Thalassotherapy centre, visible from the hotel, is lit up in the evening to create a unique Ancient atmosphere. Family activities, a la carte dining and a host of sports and entertainment facilities are found in the Grecotel Olympia Riviera Resort.
* On a 500-acre wooded estate along a sandy beach facing the Ionian islands * On a 10km stretch of thick sandy beach * Pool landscape & spacious sun terraces * Elegant seaview guestrooms,family rooms & suites * Sunset restaurant on a spacious veranda, * Fish restaurant by the beach, pool & lobby bar with sweeping views among the 15 restaurants & bars of the complex * 4,500 m2 Elixir Thalassotherapy Center-leading spa awarded- see ORR * Grecoland Children's Club * A wide range of sports & watersports facilities in the complex * Day & Evening entertainment * Environmentally Awarded Hotel
The hotel¢s design, with its porticoes, broad terraces, marble floors, high ceilings, and skylights draws inspiration from ancient Greece with elements of medieval castle architecture.
This regal edifice, whose two wings extend in either direction from a broad terrace, overlooks an infinity pool that cascades down to the beach. Your room – spacious, light-filled, luxurious – with an unsurpassed view of the Ionian Sea. Bungalows are framed by expansive lawns and gardens of green and brightly-colored blossoms amid graceful palms, fragrant frangipani, and jaunty bougainvillea.
ACCOMMODATION FOR THE DISABLED The hotel is disabled friendly. Please contact the hotel for further information.
* Double Room * Family Rooms * Bungalow
* Junior Bungalow Suite * Olympia Residence Private Pool
FACILITIES & SERVICES
* Freshwater and Seawater exotic pools * Sunset Main Restaurant with no smoking area * Sea Dunes a la carte Fish Restaurant * Terrace Lobby Bar * Lounges & Terraces * Pool Bar * Internet corner (at an extra charge) * Mini market * Charisma Jewellery * Fashion boutique * Hairdresser * Souvenir shop * Sports and Water sports facilities * Grecoland Club for the children * Elixir Thalassotherapy Center
* Multi-lingual staff * Guest Relations Office & Privilege Club services * Reception/Concierge services include: Messages, Car Rental, Excursions, Airline information, Bank-Exchange, Credit cards, Porter * Medical Services: 24 Medical cover: Doctor on call, Chemist 7km, Hospital 35km, Medical center 15km. * Special meals upon request * Dry cleaning/laundry * Postal services * Wi-Fi Internet-upon charge (Free for Privilege Club Members) * Private Parking * Transfer from and to airport * Turn down service * Electric club car service * Newspaper/magazine service * Business and Secretarial services * Catering and Private function service * Baby sitting service * Beach service
FAMOUS CLASS SERVICES Express check in & check out, private in-suite dining, room service, private pools & swimming areas, champagne, fruit, flowers, gifts, luxurious bathroom amenities and exclusive guest relations services are just a few of the advantages for Famous Class guests.
SPECIAL NOTES This hotel is suitable for guests with mobility impairments if accompanied as some areas may be difficult to access.
Animals are not permitted in the hotel.
WINING & DINING
OLYMPIA RIVIERA THALASSO
TERRACE LOBBY BAR World¢s Ultimate Sunset
For many guests, the evening begins at the Lobby Bar, for enjoying the glorious sunset while sipping creative cocktails. This grand in size lobby bar and open air terrace adjoins the reception area and overlooks the pools and sea. Lounge music complements the relaxed mood, while a selection of snacks and light meals is offered till the early hours.
BEACH & POOL BAR Under Midday Sun Set alongside the seawater tropical pool of the Olympia Riviera Thalasso and offering amazing sea views, the Pool Bar is an inviting retreat where guests can enjoy a light snack or buzzing beverage. Take a plunge and dip into an innovative menu of delicious choices, from Greek souvlaki and hot meatballs to freshly squeezed carrot juice and savoury ice cream. Cuisine Type: Souvlaki & Snacks
SEA DUNES Contemporary Dining by the Beach Catch the Ionian breeze at this wonderful al fresco restaurant. Located on the beachfront, beside the seawater tropical pool of the Olympia Riviera Thalasso. Savour the catch of the day or exquisite grilled meals. From addictive Greek lobster spaghetti to mouth-watering Mediterranean selections – Sea dunes is full of stylish simplicity. Cuisine Type: Mediterranean
SUNSET International Cuisine
Combined with a flair for showcasing a menu of global proportions and sweeping views over the Ionian Sea, the Sunset restaurant promises to stimulate your senses. Located in the main building and allowing guests to dine outdoors as well. The extensive buffets with show cooking and weekly theme nights have something for everyone. Cuisine Type: International
Exclusively for Privilege Club Members: Discounts in Bars & Restaurants
MANDOLA ROSA DINING OPTION
BREAKFAST SALON Stunning Views
Bright and cheery in the morning, a great start to a new day! Located off the main lobby, Le Salon serves breakfast daily, offering a spectacular buffet along with an a la carte menu and a wide selection of home made preserves, delicacies and traditional Greek bakery.
ASIA ROSA Asian Fusion Delicacies
A modern concept for Asian finger food dining. Flavors from the East prepared for you on an Asian Kitchen Bar in the delicate and sophisticated environment of the terraces of Mandola Rosa. Cuisine Type: Asian
CAP VOYAGE Fine Dining
Cap Voyage is an incomparable gourmet restaurant in a location of outstanding beauty. It nestles on top of a hill on the waterfront amidst lush vegetation in the imposing shadow of Mandola Rosa Main House. Cap Voyage embodies contemporary style, classical sophistication and inimitable refinements. Exquisite seafood, Greek cuisine with a modern twist and the freshest regional ingredients along with an inspired selection of organic food. Indulge in delectable wines from the finest selections from Greece and the world over.
Cuisine Type: Greek-Mediterranean
Mealtimes are a delight, too – special children¢s menus, home-made treats and early seating options are just some of the ways we try to make sure that even the smallest members of the family get the most out of their holiday.
CELEBRATIONS & EVENTS Moments to Remember!
Celebrate your special moments with superb catering and attentive service in an ideal surrounding. Whether we are organising your dream party, wedding, special event or a business conference, pampering our guests is our favourite service!
Room service from 7.00-01.00 hrs, at an extra charge. Special room service menu.
Guests on a half/full board basis at Olympia Riviera Thalasso wishing to dine at Mandola Rosa¢s restaurants are entitled to a price reduction
An aqua paradise awaits all ages with a choice of four pools: the main pool cascades to the beach, creating a waterfall effect as a backdrop to al fresco dining. There are two beach pools with exotic landscape & an imaginative paddling pool.
The sapphire sea shelves gradually, which is ideal for children and is situated on 2-kilometre sandy beach, with changing cabins and showers, sun beds, beach towels and umbrellas.
1 freshwater pool (300 m²) 2 seawater exotic pools (130 m²) 1 freshwater children¢s pool (50 m²)
1 freshwater indoor pool (133 m²), heated (April-October)
Olympia Riviera Resort is an aqua paradise with 4.000 m² pool landscape awaits all ages: Exotic, Infinity & Landscape Pools, Adventure Pools with Lazy River &, Waterslides, Seawater & Freshwater Pools, Waterfalls, Children & Paddling Pools, Open air & Indoor Pools, Quiet Pools around the complex.
Olympia Riviera¢s Thalasso Centre features a gym with Star-Trac fitness exercise equipment. Nestled among thick pines the sports campus offers a range of activities, from tennis and soccer to basketball and archery. Sport lovers find myriad of challenges, including mountain biking, horse riding and excellent watersports.
Guests at the Grecotel Olympia Riviera Resort enjoy horse-riding in shaded woodlands. Beginners or experienced riders, young or old, can ride along winding bridle paths through virgin forest surrounding.
TENNIS CLUB 2 Astroturf Tennis Courts Tennis coaching (extra charge)
Sailing Windsurfing Waterskiing Pedal boats Canoes Banana & Rings Wakeboard Kite-surfing Top cats Water sport training & courses
EVENING ACTIVITIES Hotel entertainment shows Dancing Live music Folklore
Some activities are complimentary, whereas extra charges apply for some others. Check hotel description for more details.
Columned porticoes, sweeping staircases, open-air whirlpools, splendid gardens, domed massage rooms screened by voile curtains are just some of the features of this exquisite spa - 4,500 sqm of pure pleasure.
Inspired by the Rotunda at Olympia nearby, ¡Elixir¢ Thalassotherapy Center is designed like a complex of Greek temples. Illuminated in the evening, it harks back to the sanctuaries of Classical Greece. This luxury retreat combines the ages-old wisdom of the Greeks, who valued the healing properties of the sea, with modern wellness regimens to relax the body and rejuvenate the spirit.
The ¡Elixir¢ Thalassotherapy Center has three wings. The central building is a rotunda, inspired by the temple Alexander the Great built at the sanctuary at nearby Ancient Olympia. A grand staircase sweeps up guests from the reception area into the spa¢s inner sanctum – a suite of thirty elegantly-appointed private massage rooms, changing areas, showers, saunas, exercise rooms, steam rooms, and luxurious indoor and outdoor lounges where you relax between treatments.
The sanctuary design is part of the escapism of this fantasy setting and it¢s hard not to feel like a goddess when you¢re seated in an open-air whirlpool under the dome of a small temple. Spoil yourself completely with an open-air massage on the temple porch, discreetly screened by billowing curtains of filmy voile. The spa¢s showstopper is the Aqua Elixir Thalasso Pool – more opulent than the grandest Roman thermae. Simply Divine!
Exclusively for Privilege Club members: Discounts in the spa.
Aqua Elixir Thalasso Pool with wild-water corridor, cannons, bubble seats, nozzles & shower jet, Cool Plunge Pool, Indoor Heated Lap Pool, Two Temple Open-air Whirlpools, Indoor Whirlpool, Temple Open-air Massage Rooms, Sauna, Steam Room, Relaxation Loggia with Juice Bar, Gymnasium with state-of-the-art Star Trac cardio fitness equipment, Personal Training Rooms
Thalassotherapy, Physiotherapy & Kinesiotherapy, Body & Soul Elixirs, Love Potion & Passion Ritual for 2, Carita, Payot & Yon-Ka Facials & Body Treatments, Hot Chocolate, Signature Treatments
The 'Elixir' Thalassotherapy Center presents Ayurveda which is known as “The Mantra for Health & Happiness”. A whole new dimension of Spa opens up as we learn to touch and communicate with you in a manner that honors your uniqueness and body type. The spa-experience then becomes a context where your true nature can blossom and unfold. Inevitably, this is what each one of us seeks.