The Ikos Olivia resort is just 30 minutes’ drive from Thessaloniki airport, the Ikos Olivia is set on a 450m stretch of white sand in Toroneos Bay, with its beautiful beaches, forests and pretty villages, on the Halkidiki peninsula of mainland Greece.
Accommodation at Ikos Olivia is in the form of 136 spacious guest rooms and suites, all overlooking the Aegean sea, as well as 159 one and two-bedroom bungalows set in their own private gardens furnished with sun loungers so you can sit in the peace of your own space and soak up the sun. Décor is clean and modern, in neutral restful tones, and natural materials such as stone and timber, with cool tiled floors.
There is a huge swimming pool lined with sun loungers and parasols, while the beach is a few steps away so you can enjoy a whole host of watersports. Or you can just lie on the sand and soak up the Aegean sun. The resort has its own spa, with six treatment rooms, and there is a fitness centre, and tennis courts, so no excuses for not keeping up your fitness regime. For the kids, there is the Worldwide Kids Club operated Heroes crèche and Kids Club and a teens club, so you can relax in the knowledge they are having supervised fun. Meanwhile in the evenings there are live shows, parties and extravaganzas, so not much chance of being bored.
With a choice of several international restaurants and Michelin-starred chefs, eating at Ikos Olivia is a gourmet experience. The numerous bars offer regional and international wines, spirits, beers, cocktails, as well as delicious coffee and a wide selection of juices and herbal teas. Alternatively if you want a quiet night in, you can opt for the full room service, or there is the Dine Out experience, which allows you to sample local restaurants.