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Ikos Olivia

Halkidiki, Sithonia

Optional all in
Good for Couples
Baby Friendly
Toddler Friendly
Child Friendly
Teenager Friendly
Family Suites

An award-winning all inclusive resort offering great value for families 
Set on its own sandy beach near charming Gerakini village in Halkidiki 
The resort has four pools, kids’ clubs, a spa and a range of restaurants and activities
The Infinite Lifestyle™ all inclusive option covers food, drinks and activities

Ikos Olivia is set on its own white sandy beach on the idyllic Halkidiki peninsula, close to the traditional Greek village of Gerakini. Surrounded by 22 acres of stunning, landscaped gardens with olive trees, the resort has 142 rooms and four pools including a lagoon style pool with a swim up bar. 

There’s something for all the family to enjoy, with a children’s club and crèche, plus a football academy. Dine in one of Ikos Olivia’s five restaurants, which offer everything from French Michelin-starred menus to Mediterranean buffets. Guests aged 16 and over can indulge in a pampering session at the Anne Semonin Spa and there are sports to suit the whole family, including beach volleyball, tennis and aqua aerobics. 

Ikos Olivia was voted the number one all inclusive resort in the world in the 2018 TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards. Guests who opt for the all-inclusive Infinite Lifestyle™ package have access to deluxe accommodation and room service, plus activities and entertainment. Have breakfast, lunch and dinner in Flavors restaurant or try dining at the resort’s à la carte restaurants. 




Child prices apply for two-to-11-year-olds.


All Inclusive - what's included

Infinite Lifestyle™ - Breakfast, lunch and dinner in Flavors main themed buffet restaurant. Dinner is also available in the à la carte restaurants - Ouzo (Greek), Fresco (Italian), Anaya (Asian) and Provence (French Provençal) (subject to availability - reservations required) plus a dine out service using 3 designated local restaurants. Beach and pool food and drinks service. Midday snacks, afternoon coffee, sweets and ice cream, non-alcoholic and branded alcoholic drinks between 10:00 - 02:00. 24 hour room service. Fully stocked mini bar. Table tennis, darts, live shows, aqua aerobics, board games, DVD library, beach volley ball, tennis court, mountain bikes (once per stay - reservation required), non-motorised watersports (once per stay - reservation required). Use of indoor pool, steam, sauna and fitness centre (ages 16 years and above).

Added value


Room Discount

Save up to 20% on the hotel price for holidays between 03 - 14 October 2018 & 21 - 27 October 2018 (excludes stays in single occupancy rooms, a minimum stay of 5 nights is required).

Early Booking Discount

Save up to 20% on the hotel price for holidays between 05 - 24 April 2019 & 15 - 28 October 2019.

Save up to 15% on the hotel price for holidays between 24 April - 25 May 2019 & 27 September - 14 October 2019.

Save up to 10% on the hotel price for holidays between 26 May - 29 June 2019 & 03 - 26 September 2019.

Save up to 5% on the hotel price for holidays between 30 June - 02 September 2019.

The above early booking discounts must be booked by 28 February 2019 and a minimum stay of 5 nights is required.

Honeymoon Offer

Honeymoon couples travelling until 27 October 2018 receive a romantic candlelight dinner, a bottle of sparkling wine on arrival and a farewell gift. A minimum 5 night’s stay is required for the above offers and a wedding certificate is to be presented at check in.

A minimum of 5 nights stay is required for the above offers.


Bars & Restaurants


Anaya serves tasty Asian cuisine, with dishes inspired by China, Thailand and India. There’s an à la carte menu with al fresco dining on the balcony and beautiful sea views. 

Open: 19:00 – 21:30 

Reservations are required. Guests are not permitted to wear shorts and flip flops.


Dine on the beachfront at Ouzo, which serves breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks. In the evening, there’s a delicious à la carte menu designed by Michelin-starred chef Lefteris Lazarou; featuring a blend of classic Greek dishes with Mediterranean flair. 

Open: 07:30 – 11:00, 12:30 – 17:00 and 19:00 – 21:30 

Reservations are required. Guests are not permitted to wear shorts and flip flops. 


Come to Provence for authentic French food. Choose from an à la carte menu of traditional dishes, as well as a quiet zone for romantic meals. 

Open: 07:30 – 11:00, 12:30 – 17:00 and 19:00 – 21:30 

Reservations are required. Guests are not permitted to wear shorts and flip flops.


Flavors is Ikos Olivia’s main buffet restaurant, which enjoys sweeping sea views and a quiet zone. The buffet boasts an extensive variety of Mediterranean food and there’s a great wine list. 

Open: 07:30 – 11:00, 12:30 – 14:30 and 18:30 – 21:30 

Guests are not permitted to wear shorts and flip flops.


Head to the beach to dine on Italian food overlooking the Aegean Sea. Fresco has an à la carte menu created by Michelin-starred chef Ettore Botrini and features fine meats, seafood and fresh market produce. 

Open: 19:00 – 21:30

Reservations are required. Guests are not permitted to wear shorts and flip flops.

Aqua Pool Bar

Take a break from swimming and sunbathing with a refreshing drink at the Aqua Pool Bar. Located next to the main swimming pool, it serves a range of drinks throughout the day. 

Open: 10:00 – 18:00 

Indigo Main Bar

Indigo is the main bar at Ikos Olivia and the perfect place to relax with a drink throughout the day. 

Open: 09:00 – 02:00 

Almyra Beach Bar

Almyra is set down by the beach and is the ideal place for evening cocktails. The menu also boasts a range of beers, wines, spirits and soft drinks. 

Open: 10:00 – 18:00

Lounge Deluxe Collection Bar

This lounge is specially for Deluxe Collection guests, offering an elegant, peaceful ambience. Sip on pre-or-post-meal drinks at the Lounge Bar. 

Open: 10:00 – 20:00 

Teatro Theatre Bar

Ikos Olivia’s Teatro Theatre Bar has a full drinks list, including branded international and local spirits. 

Open: 20:30 – 00:00

The bar is adults-only after 22:30

Beach & Pools

Ikos Olivia beach

The resort’s 450-metre stretch of white sand beach is just steps from the hotel. Order snacks and drinks to be delivered to your sunbed and cool off in the calm, clear water. For ultimate relaxation, there’s an adult-only area and a 'babewatch service', where trained childcare staff will look after your little ones while you kick back. This service is free for the first 30 minutes. 

Swimming Pools

Ikos Olivia has four beautiful swimming pools to choose from. The main attraction is the lagoon-style outdoor pool, which has a swim-up bar and is surrounded by sun loungers with parasols. There’s also a 450-metre squared heated pool and a separate children’s area. Deluxe Collection guests have exclusive access to a huge heated pool and there’s an additional pool at the Ikos Spa. 

For Families

Heros Crèche

The crèche and all kids’ clubs at Ikos Olivia are run by qualified childcare specialists from the Ofsted-accredited UK organisation, Worldwide Kids. Take a break while staff care for your youngsters and provide entertainment including stories, songs and games. 

Ages: 4 months - 3 years 

Open: 10:00 – 18:00 from April to October 

Pre-booking is recommended. 

Heros Kids' Club

Children can enjoy a full programme of indoor and outdoor activities, including arts and crafts, sports, swimming and games. There are also outdoor play facilities such as a playground and mini tennis courts, as well as the kids’ pool. 

Ages: 4 - 12 years 

Open: 10:00 – 18:00 from April to October 

Booking is recommended. 


Teenagers can stay busy with a variety of team games and sports tournaments, from basketball to beach volleyball. There are also cooking classes, water sports and evening entertainment. 

Ages: 13 plus

Open: 10:00 – 18:00 in July and August

WK Football Academy

Football-mad kids will love the WK football academy at Ikos Olivia, which is run by football coaches and available at an extra charge. 

Ages: 18 months - 14 years

Open: 09:15 – 19:00 from April to October

Spa & Wellness

Ikos Spa by Anne Semonin

Indulge yourself at the Ikos spa, which has a heated pool, hammam and sauna, steam bath, relaxation area and fitness studio. Indulge yourself with a lavish treatment from the renowned French beauty brand. You can also book treatments at the onsite hairdressers and nail salon. 

Open: 08:00 – 20:00

The spa is for guests aged 16 and over. 

Activities & Entertainment


Sports facilities include two floodlit tennis courts, a cardio training room and football academy. There are also mountain bikes and guests can take part in beach volleyball, basketball and classes such as Pilates and aqua aerobics.

Water Sports

There’s a variety of water sports on offer at the beach, including windsurfing and snorkelling, canoeing and water polo. Guests can even take an introductory diving lesson at the resort pool. 


Evening entertainment at the Ikos Olivia includes live shows, dancing, movies and beach parties. 

About the location
Located in Sithonia, in Halkidiki on mainland Greece, Ikos Olivia is ideally located for those wanting to enjoy a tranquil holiday. It’s right on the golden sands of the beach, where you can spend days soaking up the sun or try some of the water sports available. Sithonia is the middle of Halkidiki’s three peninsulas and has beautiful natural landscapes. Pine forests lead down to the rugged beaches which are lapped by crystal clear waters. 

Spend your days exploring the little fishing villages, with their whitewashed architecture and excellent local restaurants. Or you could walk along the coast before finding your own secluded spot. 
Transfer time
Ikos Olivia is an hour’s drive away from Thessaloniki Airport. 
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Fabulous relaxed break
is702018, Manchester, United Kingdom
Tripadvisor review Oct 13 2018
Our second visit to the Olivia this year. This hotel is perfect for every amenity. Food fresh, and beautifully presented in the buffet area and the all the restaurants. The variety of food is...
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5 star luxury even with a toddler!
nicoleo, northants
Tripadvisor review Oct 11 2018
Beautiful hotel. We didn???t think we could still get 5 star luxury with a toddler now in tow but you really can here. We were recommended the Ikos by friends who have a young child saying it???s child...
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