Lessons in dance, cookery and language give guests a taste of traditional Greek life at the Ikos Oceania, a hotel which offers an upgrade even on five-star facilities.
As if an award-winning, five-star rating might not be enough for guests at the Ikos Oceania, at Nea Moudania, Halkidiki, the hotel offers an additional deluxe service, featuring an exclusive pool and reserved beach areas, upgraded room service, a complimentary neck and back spa massage, a dinner on the beach, a children’s film library and use of an Xbox or Playstation.
In a beautiful hilltop location, surrounded by olive groves, pines and cypress trees leading to the sandy beach, the Ikos Oceania is 10 minutes’ walk from the traditional town of Nea Moudania with its harbour, tavernas, cafes and bars, and is designed in a contemporary Mediterranean-style, inspired by local architectural traditions.
Tastefully decorated in a cool marine style, the bedrooms and public areas have wonderful views over the Aegean Sea and out to Mount Olympus. Rooms and suites, sleeping up to six, have air conditioning, satellite TV, phone, mini bar/fridge, and a balcony or terrace.
A choice of dining options is available at the Flavors buffet restaurant, and Asian, Italian, French and Greek speciality restaurants.
There’s plenty of entertainment for all ages, including lessons in Syrtaki dance, cooking, Greek language and mythology, plus aqua aerobics, live music and shows and a cinema, while children have their own menu and buffet, a separate pool with a baby section, a club and mini disco. Babysitting is available at an additional charge.
Nea Moudania is in a natural gulf surrounded by hills of olive trees, and is popular for activities including diving and other watersports, horse riding and bird watching, while excursions are available to Mount Athos – by pirate ship – Sithonia, Turtle Island, Mount Olympus and the Petralona Caves.
Olympic Rating: 5 Star
Official Rating: 5 Star
Promo rooms sleep 2/3 with air conditioning, bathrobes, satellite TV, phone, mini bar/fridge, hairdryer, microwave (on request), tea and coffee making facilities, safety deposit box, a private bathroom and a balcony or terrace and round the house view. Superior rooms sleep 2/3 with side sea or sea view, junior suites sleep 2/4 with sea view, one bedroom suites sleep 2/4 with sea view, deluxe junior suites sleep 2/4 with sea view, deluxe one bedroom family suite sleep 2/4 with sea view, deluxe two bedroom family suite sleep 4/6 with sea view and single superior rooms with sea view are also available at a supplement.
Clients who book and stay in the Deluxe Wing will receive the following benefits:-
Deluxe Collection guests enjoy a wide range of privileges and services including the use of their own exclusive pool and reserved beach areas. Upgraded room service and mini bar options are available and a dedicated manager ensures that all wishes are catered for. Highlights include:
Dedicated Ikos Deluxe Collection Manager
Exclusive check in and check out
Complimentary spa treatment (two "neck & back" massage per room/per stay)
Deluxe Collection swimming pool
Exclusive area on the beach
One special dinner set on the beach
Upgraded beach and pool service including unique snacks and cocktails
Bottle of champagne upon arrival
Upgraded mini bar offerings
Premium bathroom amenities
Upgraded room service menu
Pillow menu selection
Kid's movies library
XBox/Playstation on request
Pillow menu selection
Flavors buffet restaurant
Anaya Asian A La Carte restaurant
Fusco Italian A La Carte restaurant
Ouzo Greek A La Carte restaurant
Provence French A La Carte restaurant
Dine Out Restaurant
2 lobby areas
24 hour medical service
Lounge Piano bar
Aqua Pool bar
Almyra Beach bar
Indigo Main Bar
Foreign currency exchange
Astra Night club
Free WiFi in rooms
Free WiFi in public areas.
Flavors Buffet restaurant offers Continental buffet breakfast from 07:30-11:30, lunch from 12:30-14:30 and dinner from 18:30-21:30. The Anaya Asian A La Carte and Fusco Italian A La Carte are open from 18:30-22:30. Provence the French A La Carte is open for breakfast from 07:30-11:00 and for dinner 19.00-22:30. Ouzo Greek A La Carte is open for breakfast 07:30-11:00, snacks 11:00-12:30, lunch 13:00-15:00, snacks 15:30-18:30, dinner 19:00-22:30
Ouzo A La Carte: By the sea with a view to Mount Olympus. Mediterranean and creative Greek cuisine. Dine-Out restaurant is also available at no additional supplement. Please note reservations are required for A La Carte Restaurants and Dine Out Restaurant.
- New adults-only pool
- Infinity pool
- Sun beds
- 2 squash courts
- Indoor pool
- Table tennis
- Motorised water sports (by an external supplier, payable locally)
- Windsurfing (1 hour/stay)
- Sailing Academy (by an external supplier, payable locally)
- Canoes and Pedaloes are complimentary
- Bicycle hire 2 per room per stay
- One private pool with freshwater for exclusive use of the deluxe/junior suites with children's section
- Spa beauty & wellness (payable locally)
- Steam bath
The All Inclusive program consists of Buffet breakfast (7.30-11.30), lunch (12.30-14.30) and dinner (18.00-21.30), all buffet style served in the main restaurant "Flavors". Guests can also dine either at the Italian "Mare Mar" or the Asian "Mahi Mahi" a la carte restaurant (19.00-22.00 once per week). The Greek tavern "Pelagos" is serving buffet lunch (13.00-15.00) and a la carte dinner (19.00-22.00, limited choice of popular Greek dishes), midday snacks, sandwiches & fruits at the beach bar, afternoon tea & coffee, sweets and ice cream, midnight snacks, unlimited national & international alcoholic & non-alcoholic drinks from 10.00am to 2.00am
Dine-Out: Ikos Oceania 's very special Dine-Out concept opens up a superb world of dining for guests and really sets this resort apart. As part of the All Inclusive programme, guests can enjoy the wonderful surroundings and cuisine in the four restaurants within the resort or head out to the vibrant coastal town of Nea Moudania, where you can choose to eat in specially selected beachfront Erodios Restaurant, offering a very tempting choice of traditional Greek dishes.