With breathtaking views of the Temple of Poseidon, Cape Sounio is a contemporary hotel in a peaceful location. Relax with a massage in the Elixir Spa, sunbathe by the saltwater pool or swim off the private beach in the cool waters of the Aegean Sea.
Cape Sounio boasts a unique location with views from most rooms and suites over the Aegean and the Temple of Poseidon
Two secluded beaches are the perfect place to relax after a swim in the sea
Children have free dining throughout the day with mini buffets of fresh delicious food
Children are well looked after at Cape Sounio with its Grecoland Kids Club
Set on the Attica region's beautiful coast and just to the south of the capital is Cape Sounio, an exclusive hotel with stunning views of the Temple of Poseidon. With its peaceful location on the edge of a national park, it is hard to imagine that you are just an hour from the bustling, historic city of Athens.
Accommodation at Cape Sounio comes in a variety of bungalows and villas, spread throughout the extensive grounds. Rooms are spacious and contemporary, some offering views of the Aegean Sea and Temple, while others provide secluded private pools. There is also a wide range of family accommodation in a variety of bungalow styles.
The gardens at Cape Sounio are beautiful, and make for the perfect place to relax in the sun, lying next to the large seawater pool, safe in the knowledge that your little ones are being well looked after at the splendid Greco Kid's Club. The hotel also opens onto two secluded beaches below the Temple of Poseidon. For those looking to truly unwind, the Elixir Spa Retreat at Cape Sounio offers a large range of natural therapies, using traditional Greek methods and ingredients, as well as Ayurvedic treatments. After your therapy, relax by one of the spa's three pools set within its extensive gardens.
Make the most of the incredible location of Cape Sounio with a delicious beach barbecue, or venture further afield and follow walking routes through the beautiful Sounio National Park. Alternatively, you could explore the hidden coves and bays nearby on a private yacht, or just sit back and relax, enjoying Cape Sounio's fantastic service and incredible views.
When to visit
Have your breakfast on the terrace looking out over the Temple of Poseidon
Cape Sounio lies at the southernmost tip of mainland Greece and is the gateway to the Aegean Islands, 70-minutes from the centre of Athens. The 75-acre estate borders the Sounio National Park.
The closest airport is Athens which is well served by British Airways (Heathrow) and Easyjet (Gatwick). The flying time is approximately 3-hours 30-minutes. Cape Sounio is a 60-minute drive from Athens Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport.