Inside Grecotel’s Multi Million Euro Upgrade

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Within its 15 years of operation, Greece’s first mega-resort, the Riviera Olympia & Aqua Park, which overlooks the west of the Peloponnese on an area of ​​1,900 acres, has made an astonishing €103 million worth of upgrades. This summer Riviera Olympia invites you to experience four new unique restaurants and tempting new dining concepts, grand accommodation upgrades, and enhanced pool and beach experiences.

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Upgraded Services

Whether you’re honeymooners, a family, spa-lovers, foodies or VIP travelers, the Riviera Olympia & Aqua Park caters to all types of visitors.

Upgraded Wining and Dining

20 different world-class restaurants and bars mean that Riviera Olympia & Aqua Park is the go-to mega-resort for gastronomy lovers from all corners of the globe. This summer gets even better as the resort unveils four new arrivals!

The immaculate beachfront “La Strada” restaurant will be serving Italian fare whilst the charming “Kalivaki” will provide a boho-chic experience on the beach. Authentic “Ouzeri” promises traditional Greek delicacies – there’s certainly something for foodies of all persuasions.

Olympia Oasis’ “Seasons”, Olympia Riviera’s “Sunset” and the unique Mandola Rosa “Cap Voyage” gourmet restaurant have also been updated, delivering a wide variety of stellar epicurean choices in a new open-air sea view environment.

A World of Luxe Accommodation

Mandola Rosa brings groups of guests seeking privacy the ideal hideaway with the new 3-bedroom villa and the impressive 5-bedroom grand villa on the beach. Other ultra-luxe options include the marble villa and three-bedroom royal pavilion, both on the beach and with private pools.

Luxury-lovers can also indulge in the renovated Antica Rosa villas, Delos Villas and Mandola Rosa junior suites as well as in the villas’ new outdoor areas, remodeled for ultimate beachfront living. Mandola Rosa further offers various suites with sea or garden view and a great range of family accommodation.

Olympia Oasis impresses with a grand 5 person beach villa, 8 different family accommodation types and wonderful sea view bungalows and guest rooms. Olympia Oasis has further added stylish Courtyard rooms and remodeled the ground floor bungalows for more space and striking new verandas.

Families are spoilt for choice at Olympia Riviera, from pool villas to sea view guestrooms complete with play garden and covered veranda! Elegant guestrooms and summer suites all come with sea views. Upgrades in Olympia Oasis and Olympia Riviera guestrooms include plush new mattresses, deluxe linen, and elegant fabrics.

Beach Life at its Best

When you thought Riviera Olympia & Aqua Park’s stunning 2 km Blue Flag-awarded sandy beach couldn’t get any better, it has! Two new beach bars serving ultra-refreshing beverages and scrumptious snacks cater to all your needs.

Families will love the two new fully supervised childcare facilities, while couples can fully unwind at the separate, adults-only beach area at Mandola Rosa.

The 4,000m2 landscaped pool and beautiful beach bedeck new umbrellas and extra comfortable sunbeds at the pools and beaches.

Aqua Park

The 20,000 m² Mega Water Park within the 40,000 m² Riviera Olympia Activity Park is a world of record-breaking waterslides, rides and aqua towers. The mega-waterpark, the largest in a Greek resort, is the ultimate experience for the whole family. As well as exciting slides and rides, you can take part in various sports, horse riding, trekking, and paintball!

It’s a Kids World

At Grecotel Riviera Olympia & Aqua Park kids are treated to a host of endless fun. A full kids summer camp is dedicated to providing young guests the best summer. Football-lovers can get playing tips from one of the Valencia soccer school’s professional coaches at the Valencia soccer school whilst renowned dance instructors can lead young guests through lively dance lessons and workshops.

Keep it Active

Peloponnese’s balmy climate and unspoiled nature are ideal for outdoor activities. And the mega-resorts position on a 500-acre beachfront wooded estate makes for the ideal playground. Watersports, diving, aqua aerobics, and water pilates, beach volleyball, horse riding, and mountain biking are just some of the long list of activities!

Elixir Thalassotherapy Center

Inspired by the nearby temples of ancient Olympia, the Elixir Thalassotherapy Centre is a luxury spa retreat combining ancient Greek wisdom, which values the healing properties of the sea, with modern wellness regimens to relax and rejuvenate the mind, body, and spirit. A multitude of different pools, saunas, steam rooms, treatments, and packages are a spa-lovers dream come true.

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Written by Hassan Ahmed

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