Five stars? Check. Incomparable Greek hospitality? Check. Unparalleled luxury? Check. The MarBella Collection is hotel elegance at its finest, with three extraordinary hotels in three incredible locations. Let us introduce you to the latest addition, the MarBella Elix. A destination where the mountains meet the ocean and guests are invited to marvel at views of the pristine landscape, this gorgeous property is set to open its doors on 20th May 2021 for a long-awaited reveal that’s positive to set the luxury hotel scene on fire. Families, couples and everyone in between are welcomed with open arms at MarBella Elix, which is located in the Sivota area on Greece’s beautiful Ionian coast, so close to the illuminating waters you’ll feel as if you can reach out and touch it. From mouth-watering gastronomy to amazing activities in abundance, magical moments at MarBella Elix are guaranteed from the moment you step through the front doors…
Utterly underrated and beautifully unspoiled, Sivota is a glorious traditional Greek town in a sheltered bay that is sandwiched between tree-covered hills and the sparkling Ionian Sea. The rugged, twisted coastline is home to long and sandy beaches, including some that can only be reached by boat for a secluded day out surrounded by natural beauty. Speaking of natural beauty, Sivota is also home to the Riviera of Epirus, a gorgeous region of mountains, forests, picturesque villages, rivers and a fascinating history that goes back to ancient times and beyond. MarBella Elix fits comfortably into the pristine scenery, perched discreetly on top of a pine-forested hill to command spine-tingling views to the islands of Paxos, Antipaxos and Corfu, overlooking the white sands of Karavostasi beach for an added touch of tranquillity.
Oh, you’re probably wondering how to get from Sivota from the UK, but we’ve got you covered. You can either fly to Preveza Airport on the Grecian mainland or fly to the nearby island of Corfu. From Preveza, it takes roughly 90 minutes by car to reach the area, and options for taxi transfers or car hire are offered by Olympic. Alternatively, from Corfu, you can take a taxi to the harbour and catch a ferry to Igoumenitsa and take a taxi to MarBella Elix from there. The ferry journey takes just under two hours but trust us, it’s worth every second.
Immerse yourself in culinary heaven
We hope you packed your appetite! Discover a world of culinary wonders at MarBella Elix, boasting an inspiring selection of traditional flavours and international favourites across the five on-site restaurants and bars, each one catering for the discerning palate and offering friendly and efficient service to transform mealtimes into delightful experiences. Indulge in the buffet at the all-day dining Saffron Restaurant with your family, but if you’re in the mood for some quality one-on-one time, Pearl Restaurant is where you should head. Delicious á la carte Mediterranean dishes are partnered with dazzling sea views, all accompanied by a perfectly curated selection of wines for a dinner you’ll remember for years to come. For delectable options throughout the day, the Azure Beach Restaurant & Bar and the Indigo Pool Restaurant & Bar are brilliant for satisfying your hunger and curbing your thirst during relaxing days by the water. Oh, and don’t leave the resort without a trip to the Ruby Bar for a drink on the terrace at sunset – the panoramic views will have you convinced that this is what dreams are made of.
Sweet dreams are made of this
What’s a luxury hotel without luxury accommodation options to match? The rooms and suites at MarBella Elix are spacious, contemporary and sensationally styled, coming with all you need for a five-star stay including sweeping vistas of the Ionian Sea. Glorious furniture, soft bedding and eye-pleasing décor complement the in-room amenities perfectly, all of which are supplied for your comfort and convenience. For that added splash of luxury, why not opt for a swim-up suite or a room with a private pool? Be just steps away from the water in these upgraded choices, catering for all party sizes with the utmost ease.
Kids are the VIPs
Family fun is a given at MarBella Elix, whether spent together or apart. Kids are invited to explore and learn with a wide range of activities catered toward all ages, organised in partnership with WorldWide Kids and Adventureful UK’s childcare and entertainment specialists. They’ll develop a new-found confidence, make new friends and, most importantly, leave their technological devices behind. The MarBella Adventure Club is perfect for preteens and older, with fun activities such as archery, kayaking, mountain biking and more. Those aged four to twelve will be in their element at the Kids’ Club while parents slink off to have some well-deserved time by the pool or at the spa, and there is also a creche club for infants from four months to three years old, and a pre-bookable evening babysitting service.
Be as active or relaxed as you like during your stay at MarBella Elix; the experiences you’ll have here will be remembered forever. Soak up the sun on Karavostasi beach or lounge by one of the pools, the large freshwater infinity pool being everyone’s favourite choice complete with an outdoor Jacuzzi, sunbeds, umbrellas and towels. Surround yourself with the serenity of the Elixir Spa, a rejuvenating haven offering a selection of stimulating massages and customised beauty treatments in collaboration with the English Spa Collection from Ariadne Athens, an award-winning spa brand. Or why not blow off some steam in the fitness centre or unwind your mind with a yoga class? To get your blood pumping, try your hand at the likes of tennis, basketball, badminton, watersports and more, and even if you’re not an avid walker, don’t miss out on an early morning hike or bike ride in the surrounding countryside. Trust us, it’ll be one of the highlights of your holiday.
Do you want to be one of the first to stay at the beautiful five-star MarBella Elix? Well, you’re in luck. With Olympic Holidays, making the journey to Sivota couldn’t be easier whether you’re travelling from Preveza or Corfu and we’ll ensure that a blissful experience is had from the moment you take off to the moment you say a painful goodbye to MarBella Elix. It’s just a few clicks away…