Elix, Mar-Bella Collection

Perdika Thesprotias, Parga

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Spa Optional All Inclusive Private Pools Swim Up Rooms

  • Discreetly positioned on top of a pine-forested hill, with views over the Ionian Islands.
  • Ionian sea views from all rooms and suites.
  • Hike the magnificent countryside, explore hidden bays by kayak or relax with a yoga class.
  • The Mar-Bella Adventure Club at Elix, Mar-Bella Collection.

Elix, Mar-Bella Collection offers a unique Greek experience, surrounded by outstanding beauty, choose to relax on the beautiful beach and beside the enticing pool, or discover the breath-taking scenery on a hike, bike ride, or even from your kayak.

Each of the rooms and suites accommodate a private furnished balcony or terrace, all with mesmerising views out to the Ionian Sea. The décor is contemporary, with bright and spacious areas to unwind in. Many of the room categories offer the option of a private swim-up pool, including the family rooms. For larger families, the interconnecting family room is the perfect choice, combining two double rooms with an interconnecting door. For the ultimate luxurious stay, the maisonette suite with private pool is simply idyllic. 

The gastronomy offering is delightful, from fine dining to family-pleasing buffets. The menus are designed for the most discerning palates offering an inspiring mix of regional specialities, Greek classics and international flavours. Whether you decide to dine on half board, full board, or even ultra-all-inclusive, your senses will be enlightened. A true benefit of the ultra-all-inclusive is the opportunity to experience authentic local cuisine, with a dine-out evening in the neighbouring village.  

Elix, Mar-Bella Collection really does accommodate to all, to those that are seeking escapism, fine dining and a glamourous spa, to those that have adventure at the heart of their soul. 

Facilities

Bars & Restaurants

Pearl Restaurant

Indulge in a memorable dinner with à la carte menu choices including a stunning selection of Mediterranean dishes accompanied by a perfectly curated selection of wines.

Opening Hours: 19 :00 – 22 :00

Saffron Restaurant

Saffron is the perfect choice for casual all-day buffet dining. With views overlooking the Ionian Sea, enjoy a healthy Greek breakfast, lunch or a delightful Mediterranean dinner in a relaxed setting. The international themed nights will take you on a culinary journey celebrating local products and excellent wines, all complemented by unrivalled service.

Opening Hours: 07:00 – 10:30 / 13:00 – 15:00 / 18:30 – 21:30

Indigo Pool Restaurant & Bar

Light lunches, healthy snacks and salads are available throughout the day. As the sun sets, Indigo transforms into a lively Italian trattoria bringing you a satisfying selection of Italian classics.

Open Hours: 19 :00 – 22 :00

Azure Beach Restaurant & Bar

An all-day à la carte beach restaurant and bar with an oasis of refreshments and signature cocktails.

Open Hours: 10:00 – 18:00

Ruby Bar

Ruby Bar is a relaxing lounge bar with breath-taking panoramic sea views, and is the perfect location to enjoy your favourite drinks and favourite people.

Open Hours: 10:00 – 01:00

Dine Out Experience

As part of the Ultra-All-Inclusive dining experience, guests may discover Greek hospitality and cuisine in its natural surroundings. Enjoy a dinner at a hand-selected restaurant in the surrounding villages.

Please note, that due to the popularity of this experience, availability is limited to one booking per room per stay.

Beach & Pools

Swimming Pools

A large freshwater infinity pool offers spectacular views across the Ionian sea, complete with outdoor Jacuzzi, sun beds, umbrellas and towels.

For younger guests, a covered shallow pool is the perfect spot to have fun. 

Beach

Just a short walk down a pine-tree lined path, or via the hotel's funicular railway for direct access, the white sands of Karavostasi beach and the crystal-clear waters of the Ionian sea are set just below the hotel.

Relax on the dedicated sun loungers and enjoy the attentive waiter service from the beach bar. Umbrellas, beach towels, changing cabins and showers are also available, plus, the safety of a lifeguard.

Spa & Wellness

Fitness Centre

In addition to a state-of-the-art gym, there is a wide range of activities to suit all levels and abilities, including:

  • Vinyasa Yoga
  • Pilates Mat
  • Functional and Cross-Training
  • A selection of group fitness classes

Elixir Spa

Immerse your body and mind in the serenity of a luxurious spa and wellness centre. A selection of rejuvenating massages and customised luxury beauty treatments, in collaboration with the English Spa Collection from Gilchrist & Soames, allow for you to revive yourself with the finest natural spa therapies.

Activities and Entertainment

Sports and Activities

Hike into the hills and discover the local landscapes and wildlife with Elix, Mar-Bella Collection extensive biking and hiking programmes. The Ancient Dimokastro hiking trail is a great walking experience early in the morning or late in the afternoon. Expect challenging routes for all tastes and skillsets throughout your stay.  

If you prefer to cycle, then take a mountain bike ride on the local tracks under the guidance of the hotel's biking experts. Explore the local flora and fauna with all the family. 

Alternatively, organise some lessons at the Tennis Academy and perfect your swing in the beautiful surroundings.  

If you'd prefer to stay at the hotel, Elix have partnered with Oyogo to bring you fitness weeks from May to September.

Water Sports

There is an abundance of water activities available to all guests during their stay at Elix, Mar-Bella Collection. Whether you choose a leisurely afternoon kayaking, stand up paddling or on a pedalo, or taking control of the sails aboard a sailing boat, the choice is yours.  

Snorkelling equipment is also provided for boat trips or just exploring from the beach. Agios Ioannis beach has shallow water and plenty of underwater life. 

A privately crewed boat cruise is highly recommended and is a wonderfully relaxing and unique way to explore Corfu and surrounding islands. Consider one of the below, and ask our Trusted Advisors for more information: 

  • Paxos - AntiPaxos & Blue Caves Cruise
  • Corfu Old Town Private Cruise 
  • In the footsteps of the Durrels 
  • A Private Sunset Cruise 

Designed by Explore the Outside, Elix, Mar-Bella Collection has a new water activities programme. Available during June-August, for children aged 6-year-old and higher. This programme is set to excite every child during their stay as they enjoy unique activities, learn new skills, and build their confidence as part of a team.  

All under the expert supervision of a fully qualified team. 

The Adventure Club

A new playground and outdoor recreation area have been designed for the little ones at MarBella Elix. Shaded grounds ideal for kids, soft flooring and an adventure play area, giving kids the time of their lives.

About the location

Elix, Mar-Bella Collection is located close to the attractive towns of Parga and Sivota on the coast of Epirus which offer a picture perfect coastline, made up of tiny bays, hidden beaches, green hills and emerald waters. An area that is also home to the breath-taking Monolithi Preveza beach, one of Europe’s longest beaches.

Parga is a charming village, with a waterfront location and picturesque alleys and architecture, offering a host of restaurants and tavernas to soak up the local culture.

Transfer time

Elix, Mar-Bella Collection is an hour and a half drive from Preveza Airport.
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Standard Double Room Sea View

Max 2 adults

Stylish, contemporary room equipped with twin or double beds and bathroom with shower. Balcony with table and chairs offer a magnificent view.

3.6  Family Room Interconnecting Sea View
Superior Double Room Sea View

Max 2 adults and 1 child

Stylish, contemporary room equipped with twin or double beds and bathroom with shower. Balcony with table and chairs offer a magnificent sea view.

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Deluxe Room Sea View

Max 2 adults and 1 child

This beautifully appointed room, offers impeccable views to the sea, with a double or twin bed, a comfortable sofa bed and walk-in wardrobe leading to a spacious bathroom with a bathtub or shower. Balcony with table and chairs offers a magnificent sea view.

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Deluxe Room Swim Up Sea View

Max 2 adults and 1 child

Featuring a swim up pool (17sqm-35sqm), this delightful room has a double or twin bed, comfortable sofa bed, dressing room and a spacious bathroom with a bathtub or shower. Plus, superb views to the sea.

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Deluxe Double Room Private Pool Sea View

Max 3 adults

This delightful room features a private pool, a double or twin bed, comfortable sofa bed, dressing room and a spacious bathroom with a bathtub or shower. Plus, superb views to the sea.

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Family Room Sea View

Max 2 adults and 2 children

Beautifully appointed room offering fabulous sea views, comprising one bedroom and separate spacious sitting room with two single sofa beds and bathroom with shower.

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Family Room Swim Up Sea View

Max 2 adults and 2 children

A wonderfully designed and generously spacious room, offering stunning sea views and a fully furnished terrace by the swim up pool.

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Junior Suite Panorama Sea View

Max 2 adults and 2 children

These beautifully designed suites with stunning views feature a spacious bedroom and sitting area with a sofa bed, desk and an open plan bathroom with shower.

Signature Suites - Junior Suites, One Bedroom and Two Bedroom Suites and Bungalows include these exclusive benefits. Complimentary early check in / late check-out (subject to availability). Premium welcome offering including wine, seasonal fruit and sweets. Designated VIP check-in/check-out. Designated Concierge Service. Daily turn down service. 1x 25 Minute head & neck massage per Suite and a farewell gift upon check-out. Complimentary kids set.Two bikes per suite per stay for a 2 hour bike tour (guide on request). Fitness kit (one set per room). Wine Tasting (reservation required). Pillow selection menu and upgraded mini bar includes extra spirits (once per week for Ultra All Inclusive guests). 

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Junior Suite Panorama Private Pool Sea View

Max 2 adults and 2 children

For those seeking privacy and luxury, these beautifully designed suites have stunning views and feature a spacious bedroom, sitting area and open plan bathroom with shower.

Signature Suites - Junior Suites, One Bedroom and Two Bedroom Suites and Bungalows include these exclusive benefits. Complimentary early check in / late check-out (subject to availability). Premium welcome offering including wine, seasonal fruit and sweets. Designated VIP check-in/check-out. Designated Concierge Service. Daily turn down service. 1x 25 Minute head & neck massage per Suite and a farewell gift upon check-out. Complimentary kids set.Two bikes per suite per stay for a 2 hour bike tour (guide on request). Fitness kit (one set per room). Wine Tasting (reservation required). Pillow selection menu and upgraded mini bar includes extra spirits (once per week for Ultra All Inclusive guests). 

Heinz Troll photoshooting October 2020
One Bedroom Suite Sea View

Max 2 adults and 2 children

A spacious suite with dazzling sea views, comprising of a double- or twin-bedded bedroom and separate living room area with two single sofa beds and bathroom with rain shower cabin.

Signature Suites - Junior Suites, One Bedroom and Two Bedroom Suites and Bungalows include these exclusive benefits. Complimentary early check in / late check-out (subject to availability). Premium welcome offering including wine, seasonal fruit and sweets. Designated VIP check-in/check-out. Designated Concierge Service. Daily turn down service. 1x 25 Minute head & neck massage per Suite and a farewell gift upon check-out. Complimentary kids set.Two bikes per suite per stay for a 2 hour bike tour (guide on request). Fitness kit (one set per room). Wine Tasting (reservation required). Pillow selection menu and upgraded mini bar includes extra spirits (once per week for Ultra All Inclusive guests). 

4.1 One Bedroom Family Suite SwimUp Sea VIew
One Bedroom Suite Private Pool Sea View

Max 2 adults and 2 children

These spacious suites accommodate a large sun-kissed terrace with furnished sitting area and sunbeds by the private pool (25sqm - 52sqm) that look out to the dazzling ocean. Comprising of a double- or twin-bedded bedroom, separate living room area with two single sofa beds and bathroom with bathtub or rain shower cabin.

Signature Suites - Junior Suites, One Bedroom and Two Bedroom Suites and Bungalows include these exclusive benefits. Complimentary early check in / late check-out (subject to availability). Premium welcome offering including wine, seasonal fruit and sweets. Designated VIP check-in/check-out. Designated Concierge Service. Daily turn down service. 1x 25 Minute head & neck massage per Suite and a farewell gift upon check-out. Complimentary kids set.Two bikes per suite per stay for a 2 hour bike tour (guide on request). Fitness kit (one set per room). Wine Tasting (reservation required). Pillow selection menu and upgraded mini bar includes extra spirits (once per week for Ultra All Inclusive guests). 

Heinz Troll photoshooting October 2020
Deluxe Suite Private Pool Sea View

Max 2 adults and 2 children

An ultra-spacious suite with a grand bedroom complete with extensive sitting area with sofa bed and bathroom with bathtub and shower. An impressive 68sqm fully fitted terrace with 65sqm pool.

Signature Suites - Junior Suites, One Bedroom and Two Bedroom Suites and Bungalows include these exclusive benefits. Complimentary early check in / late check-out (subject to availability). Premium welcome offering including wine, seasonal fruit and sweets. Designated VIP check-in/check-out. Designated Concierge Service. Daily turn down service. 1x 25 Minute head & neck massage per Suite and a farewell gift upon check-out. Complimentary kids set.Two bikes per suite per stay for a 2 hour bike tour (guide on request). Fitness kit (one set per room). Wine Tasting (reservation required). Pillow selection menu and upgraded mini bar includes extra spirits (once per week for Ultra All Inclusive guests). 

Heinz Troll photoshooting October 2020
Maisonette Suite Private Pool Sea View

Max 2 adults and 2 children

Extending over two floors this magnificent suite offers a spacious bedroom and sitting area on the upper floor complete with living room and sofa beds and bathroom with bathtub downstairs. A fully fitted terrace with 28sqm-50sqm pool.

Signature Suites - Junior Suites, One Bedroom and Two Bedroom Suites and Bungalows include these exclusive benefits. Complimentary early check in / late check-out (subject to availability). Premium welcome offering including wine, seasonal fruit and sweets. Designated VIP check-in/check-out. Designated Concierge Service. Daily turn down service. 1x 25 Minute head & neck massage per Suite and a farewell gift upon check-out. Complimentary kids set.Two bikes per suite per stay for a 2 hour bike tour (guide on request). Fitness kit (one set per room). Wine Tasting (reservation required). Pillow selection menu and upgraded mini bar includes extra spirits (once per week for Ultra All Inclusive guests). 

Sovereign Plus

Book with Sovereign Luxury Travel and receive the following exclusive added values:

- 5 Course A La Carte meal including local wine at Pearl or Indigo Restaurant (reservation required).
- A Welcome Gift upon arrival
- Breakfast in-room (on the morning after arrival - to be requested at check-in)
- Breakfast by the pool
- Family Beach Activity set

Plus, VIP check-in service:
- Private check-in
- Sparkling wine and fresh juice welcome drink
- Refreshing towels

Catamaran Experience & Transfer to MarBella, Mar-Bella Collection or Nido, Mar-Bella Collection
This full day cruise offers the chance to swim in the amazing, turquoise waters of Antipaxos, whose sandy blue water coves have been often compared to that of the Caribbean. Guests will also visit the famous Blue Caves and explore the picturesque island of Paxos. Included: Transfers from Elix, Mar-Bella Collection to MarBella, Mar-Bella Collection's private jetty.
Catamaran Experience to Paxos & Antipaxos
This full day cruise offers the chance to swim in the amazing, turquoise waters of Antipaxos, whose sandy blue water coves have been often compared to that of the Caribbean. Guests will also visit the famous Blue Caves and explore the picturesque island of Paxos.
Half Board & Full Board

All guests will receive Half Board as standard whilst staying at Elix, Mar-Bella Collection, which includes a buffet-style breakfast at Saffron, and dinner. 

Guests may choose to upgrade to Full Board to benefit from delightful lunches during their stay. 

Ultra All Inclusive

Choose to upgrade to Ultra All Inclusive and discover a truly fulfilled holiday experience with a choice of dining outlets from internationally themed buffet style to à la carte, al fresco, and even a local "Dine-Out" experience.

As well as the culinary and beverage inclusions, a wide range of daily activities, for children and adults, are available too. These include free use of sauna and hammam (on request), complimentary use of kayaks and pedalos, the use of tennis courts, a nightly programme of live music, plus, a daily programme of entertainment for children from 4-12 years. 

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A perfect holiday for couples and families

Emily B,

Tripadvisor review Jun 18 2024
A beautiful hotel with stunning views, incredibly friendly staff, peace and quiet whilst still being suitable for children. My partner and I have been this year for our third time. The second time...
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Unbelievable, magical, paradise in Greece.

TraceyGS66, Cirencester, United Kingdom

Tripadvisor review Jun 17 2024
Honestly not sure how to write this review. Couldn’t fault the hotel. Everything was exceptional. Special al thanks to all members of staff. An incredible team of people providing the highest...
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