The Greek island of Kos welcomes Ikos Aria…
Opening in May 2019 Ikos Aria is yet another exquisite addition to the Ikos Resorts’ collection. Holiday makers to this sun-drenched isle can relax in pure luxury and enjoy Ikos’ ‘Infinite Lifestyle’ concept – a wealth of exclusive services and traditional hospitality during your stay. Situated on the southwest coast of cosmopolitan Kos just a 20-minute transfer from Kos Airport, and 45-minutes from Kos Town, the beachfront resort situated on the golden sands of Kefalos beach, covers 47 acres of the verdant coastline, lapped by the sparkling waters of the Aegean Sea.
As with all Ikos properties, Aria is effortlessly stylish with 373 contemporary rooms, suites and bungalows located in one main building. Bungalow Suites and Deluxe Collection Suites can be found in their own exclusive areas. Whatever type of room or suite you choose you can expect; beautiful décor, private balconies affording mesmerising views, gardens with trailing Bougainvillea adding a splash of pink to the glorious blue backdrop of sky and sea. Some rooms have the added pleasure of their own individual pool.
Seven restaurants offer a la carte menus featuring the very best of modern Greek, deli Greek, Asian/Oriental, Italian, French, Basque and local Kos cuisine prepared by Michelin-starred chefs. To accompany these fine dining offerings dishes are complemented by local and international wines from the Ikos wine collection. There’s also a main Mediterranean buffet-style restaurant.
A choice of nine bars throughout the resort both indoors and out, serve everything from branded international and local spirits to cooling soft drinks. Award-winning Mixologists are also on hand to create colourful cocktail creations.
There’s plenty of lounging to be done on the beach or poolside. A variety of swimming pools includes two Main pools, one Deluxe Collection pool, one Spa pool and One Adults pool. The private 850m stretch of golden sand beach is for hotel guests only, with complimentary sunloungers and umbrellas. An all-day beachside food and beverage service including snacks, fruits and drinks is also available – delivering cooling refreshments straight to your sunbed.
Plenty of heavenly pampering too can be enjoyed at the Ikos Spa. Choose from a wealth of indulgent face and body treatments by Parisian spa brand Anne Semonin. Private treatment rooms include a couples suite – perfect for a touch of romance for those who love to spa together. Spa facilities also include; heated pool with jacuzzi, fitness studio, wet area with steam room and sauna.
Active types can be even more adventurous and lap up the fresh air and sunshine. There’s two tennis courts, mountain biking trails, whilst water sports enthusiasts can head to the beach for a spot of windsurfing and canoeing. There’s also plenty of other exhilarating activities to enjoy by the sea such as Beach Volleyball, Power beach walks and yoga
Efficiently run by childcare experts, the Hero Kids Club offers a fantastic crèche service, multilingual mini club and teenage club. Each offers a host of daily games and activities. There’s also a Football Academy covering age groups from 18 months through to 14 years).