Eagles Palace, Greece
Located above the popular family friendly beach hotel, Eagles Palace, Eagles Villas is a collection of luxury sea view villas, with private pools. Ideal for younger children, there's a great Explorers kids club and our popular Aqua watersports program.
At a Glance
Luxury self-contained villas with private pools in Halkidiki, Greece
Family run resort, with six restaurants, spa and watersports center.
Home to Aqua Explorers, six day watersports program for 5-13 year olds
Located on a gently sloping golden, sandy beach. Ideal for babies and toddlers.
For an alternative dining option one night you can order room service to enjoy sat at your terrace dining table watching the most amazing sunset.Amber Hopkins
For a great day out hire a boat from the watersports center and explore the islands opposite, including beautiful Donkey Island with its white sand beaches and azure waters.Amber Hopkins
Make sure you enjoy a ‘Hugo’ Cocktail on the beach whilst the sunsets over the calm waters of the Aegean Sea.Hugo Snell
Call us on 858 523 9000 to start planning your vacation to Eagles Villas
Eagles Villas are the newly created extension to the popular Eagles resort, located near Ouranoupolis on the Halkidiki Peninsula. Renowned for its warm and friendly, hospitality, Eagles is situated on one of the best long sandy beaches on the Aegean Coast, in Greece and as such, draws many repeat guests year-on-year.
The focus at Eagles is most definitely the beach and the water. The sand is golden and slopes gently down to shallow waters - making it perfect for younger children and babies. The watersports center has a good range of equipment, including Quba dinghies, a Hobie Cat, windsurfs, kayaks and paddle boards and offers private tuition. Guests can charter their own motorboat to explore the surrounding coastline, Ammouliani Island, picnic at some wonderful beaches, or even hire a skippered yacht. Eagles dive center offers PADI courses and trips out into the waters surrounding Halkidiki, which are teeming with aquatic life.
The accommodation at Eagles Villas is luxurious, yet understated. Blue, nautically themed Villas combine with wicker and raffia, which perfectly complement the wooden terracing and private plunge pools. Stunning sea views abound and distance views of Ammouliani provide the perfect opportunity to relax and unwind in privacy. There is a choice of junior, one or two bedroom villas, all have the same breath-taking views, basic kitchenette facilities, outside terraces and some with the added benefit of an additional garden.
The restaurants and bars offer a mix of Greek and international food, from buffet style to a la carte. Fresh, local food is the order of the day, and the service is warm, friendly and very personal. The hotel's spa has an exceptional reputation and you'll find a comprehensive choice of holistic treatments and therapies.
There is an Explorers kids club for children aged from 4 months to 11 years, offering dedicated, age themed activities, managed by Scott Dunn UK qualified childcare experts and supported by local childcarers. The club is also running Aqua Explorers, a specially designed 3 hours a day, 6 day watersports program for children from 5 to 13, introducing them to the basics of sailing, kayaking, windsurfing, paddle boarding, wake boarding, waterskiing and diving, under the guidance of RYA instructors. Aimed at children with little or no experience of watersports, this program will build their confidence on the water and give them the opportunity to learn practical skills as well as some important theory. At the end of the week, there’s a Regatta, which your children can take part in some short and fun races, and maybe win some prizes at the end.
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All of the Eagles Villas have far-reaching sea views and a private pool which is individually heated to 28°. Guests can also request pool security fencing to give a little extra peace of mind. This a heavy, portable wooden structure, which can be moved into place when required. There is also full air-conditioning, an outdoor terrace, basic facilities with a mini-bar/fridge, wine cooler plus tea and coffee making facilities. All televisions are wifi enabled, so that guests can connect to the internet and access English speaking channels.
All villas of varying size have the option to book additional outdoor space with a garden. It is possible to request stairgates for the two bedroom villas. Designed to a high specification and inspired by traditional Greek design with a retro inspired twist, they have a fresh, elegant feel using stunning aquamarine colors from the sea which perfectly complement the beach and sea front setting.
|Junior Pool Villa||
Ideal for a couple or for two adults and one child, Junior Pool Villas are 65m² and have a spacious open plan double bedroom and seating area with a sofa bed. They have a marble bathroom, separate WC and an outdoor shower. For an additional charge, there is an option to have a garden.
|Ocean One Bedroom Villa||
Created for families, the Ocean One Bedroom villas offer a great sense of space and are 90m². There are two full bathrooms, outdoor shower, a double bedroom, separate living room with sofa bed that can be converted into a queen size bed. For an additional charge there is an option to have a garden.
|Residential Two Bedroom Villa||
Large and spacious, Residential Villas have two double bedrooms, one on the ground floor and one upstairs. If you would like one of these bedrooms set up as a twin room, please let our travel consultants know so that they can request this.
Both bedrooms have two full bathrooms, a guest bathroom, outdoor shower plus a separate WC. The interior space measures 140m² over the two floors. The living room has lovely views through to the pool and can be converted to a third bedroom using the sofa bed. For an additional charge there is an option to have a garden.
The Explorers kids club at Eagles split between two separate, specially designed areas. Children from 4 months to 4 years have a dedicated space in the main hotel, (with its own sleep room), whilst children between 5 and 11 are seconds from the beach. Each club has spacious indoor and outdoor play areas, full with toys and games for every age. All our staff are vetted and trained to the highest standards with the relevant expertise and experience to provide a fun and creative program of on and off-site activities. Our team ensure your children have a truly adventurous vacation, making friends, learning new skills and fuelling their imagination as they become artists, inventors, explorers or sporting heroes.
Eagles Villas have a superb watersports facilities and our kids club also run Aqua Explorers, a dedicated 3 hour per day program split over 6 days. Ideal for children aged from 5 to 13 with fully qualified instructors, children with little or no experience learn the basics of a number of watersports. Children who prefer to spend most of their time on dry land have the option to join in some watersports taster sessions as part of their daily Explorers club activity schedule.
Eagles Palace is very family friendly. You’ll find special menus in some of the restaurants and there’s a babysitting service for guests to use.
On the beach there is a dedicated 'Borrow a Bucket' play area so that little ones can make the most of the sand and perfect their sandcastles.
|Scott Dunn Family Pack||
Scott Dunn guests are able to request a range of items that make traveling with babies and toddlers easier. These include: cot, high chair, steriliser, baby monitors, changing mat, potty and pool fencing if applicable. Ask your consultant for the full range available.
|Children's Film Night||
Every night except Mondays in the Summer season, a children's film to shown in the library. Served with milk and cookies, its a great way for children to unwind. Please note there although there is a member of the hotel staff in the library, children are not supervised and little ones should not be left unattended.
Babysitting can be arranged on request.
|Globetrotters (4mths - 2yrs)||
The Globetrotter area is a friendly and welcoming space designed with little ones in mind located in the main hotel. From baby gyms to ride on trucks our youngest guests will always be entertained and having fun in the children’s club. There is also a dedicated sleep room, milk kitchen and doors to the garden.
|Adventurers (3-4 yrs)||
Adventurers are kept busy with lots of fantastic activities. Children can get creative with fantastic art equipment, bake delicious cakes or take part in games in the garden organized by our amazing childcare team. The base for the Adventurers is in the main hotel with the Globetrotters.
|Voyagers (5-7 yrs)||
Voyagers spend much of their time out and about making the most of the exciting activities the childcare team have on offer. When they do have some chill out time an area full of toys and games welcomes them where they can catch up with their fellow Voyagers. A base for the Voyagers has therefore been created in the grounds of Eagles Palace just behind the beach. This is shared with the Pioneers.
|Pioneers (8-11 yrs)||
When the Pioneers are not out and about on the water and making the most of the other activities and facilities Eagles Palace has to offer, a chill out zone with beanbags and games console provides the perfect place for Pioneers to relax. This is located just behind the beach and is shared with the Voyagers.
|Explorers Watersports Programme||
Open from May until mid-September for children aged 5-13 years. Children are divided into one of two groups, Junior or Senior. 3 hours of activity a day, split over 6 days from either 10.00 – 13.00hrs or 14.30 – 17.30hrs. Junior and Senior Groups run alongside each other, so that siblings can join the club together. Morning and afternoon sessions alternate each day. A sample Senior schedule may involve:
10.00 - 13.00
Introductory session to get children comfortable with being on the SUP or paddle board, kayaking plus a Ringo Session.
Introductory windsurf session, learning to stand on the board with no sail. Windsurf theory followed by learning to up-haul the sail and experience on the water with a tether.
Sailing safety briefing followed by a 30 minute introductory dinghy session on the water with theory session on parts of the boat and basic sailing techniques (use of the tiller and main sheet). Pairs join up in a dinghy and put it into practice on the water
10.00 - 13.00
Bubblemaker theory and practice plus water-ski session.
Sailing and windsurfing day
10.00 - 13.00
Regatta training plus a boat trip with snorkeling.
Regatta with prize giving and certificates.
Eagles Villas main restaurant Lofos, is located next to the swimming pool and serves a buffet styled service for breakfast with a limited a 'la carte' service for lunch and dinner. This is the main half board restaurant for Eagles Villa guests. For a special occasion it is possible to have a private dining experience in the villas, with a choice of dishes from the private in-villa dining menu. There is also a pool service serving drinks during the day.
In addition there are four further restaurants at Eagles Palace, serving an extensive range of Greek and international cuisine and a number of snack bars to enjoy all day dining. Melathron is the main half board restaurant for guests staying at Eagles Palace hotel. Armyra, right next to the sea serves Greek cuisine with the emphasis on fresh fish, whilst Kamares is the fine dining restaurant with views of Ammouliani Island and the bay. Vinum located in the gardens of Eagles Palace, has a small open kitchen close to the main wine cellar and serves 'a la carte' Italian cuisine.
Guests booked with half board can enjoy the 'dine around' program and make a reservation to eat in any of the restaurants at either Eagles Villas or Eagles Palace, although reservations are required. After dinner, why not unwind in the Eagles club with live music and cocktails whilst watching the sunset.
Lofos is the main buffet restaurant for Eagles Villas guests. It offers a relaxed and laid back dining experience. For dinner, specialties from Mount Athos and Halkidiki, manage to blend with international tastes creating a unique fusion cuisine ready to charm the diner. Open daily from 07:00 - 10:30 and 20:00 - 22:30. Guests can make a reservation to try the set menu of the day.
Main bar within the lobby area of the reception. Serving drinks between 1700 - 0100.
Kamares is the Palace's gourmet restaurant. Dishes like prawn tempura with sweet potato puree and plum sauce, sea bass fillet with potato curst, celeriac fondue roast leek and sauce rhubarb and figs in a touch of Marsala wine accompanied with pistachio ice cream, that blend beautifully with the dreamy sea view and the island of Ammouliani are typical experiences at this popular restaurant.
Open from 20:00 - 23:00
Open for lunch 13:00 - 17:00 and in the evenings 20:00 - 23:00.
Armyra is the hotel's authentic Greek taverna located next to the sea and is recommended for lovers of Greek cuisine where the emphasis is on fresh fish, including traditional Greek apetizers prepared on the spot and traditional fish dainties.
Enjoy the beautiful sky and sea breeze of Halkidiki as you taste the uniqueness of the Armyra dishes.
Open daily from 13:00 - 17:00 and in the evenings between June and September 20:00 - 23:00 (weather dependent).
There is also the "Armyra Pool Bar" for when you fancy a break from swimming or sunbathing where you can enjoy a cool drink.
This intimate a la carte Italian restaurant features an open air kitchen set in the hotel, together with its own wine cellar. Open from June to September from 20:00 - 23:00. Weather dependent.
Melathron is the main buffet restaurant serving breakfast and dinner for Eagles Palace guests if they have booked half board. With a daily theme, the restaurant serves a variety of dishes for both adults and children.
Breakfast 07.00-10.30 and Dinner 19.30-22.30
|Ammos Beach Bar||
Right on the beach, Ammos has a relaxed vibe, with sunbeds, tables and chairs, where it serves snacks, drinks, ice-creams, smoothies and fresh fruit between 10:00 - 18:00
|Armyra Pool Bar||
Poolside bar serving snacks, drinks, ice-creams and fresh fruit from 10:00 - late
Coffee and snack bar in the lobby of Eagles Palace and open from 10:00 - 18:00
Open from 17:00 until late, Eagles Club is the perfect spot to unwind with live music, a cocktail or two and watch the sunset. Gourmet finger food is also available.
|Room Service & All Day Dining||
Snacks and Dinner can be provided at anytime during the day and evening. Available for both room service or packed picnic style for any special occasion.
Eagles has an excellent water sports center offering a PADI dive school, water skiing, wake boarding, windsurfing, canoeing and much more. The resort facilities include tennis, beach volleyball and has a fully equipped gym. The hotel can organize excursions to Mount Athos or private boat trips to allow you to explore the beauty of Halkidiki, and there are plenty of walking routes around the local area.
Cycling is a perfect way to explore the surrounding countryside and historic sites, and can be done by all the family. Eagles Palace has bike to hire and can also organize excursions. Suggested itineraries include Ouranoupolis, the city of Heavens, the ruins of Zigou Abbey, the oldest monastery right at the frontier of Mount Athos, along the canal of Xerxes and Mountain Paggaio where you'll have views of the stunningly beautiful beaches of Amouliani, Komitsa. The hotel has a list of routes for mountain biking enthusiasts, with one of them even ending up at a local winery.
The waters of the Aegean are a haven for dive enthusiasts, and the resort's PADI certified diving center offers scuba diving courses as well as a thorough PADI manual for all levels of divers. Beginners start in confined waters before moving to open waters, whilst more experienced divers can explore the varied underwater life of the region.
Eagles has a good and varied range of d and non-d watersports equipment. Guests can waterski, wakeboard, windsurf, sail, kayak and paddleboard. Tuition is available and equipment can be rented by the hour. Excursions are also available by sea kayak to Ouranoupoli and the Drenia Islands (the latter takes six hours). Eagles can offer reduced tariffs when booking several sessions all together.
Eagles Yacht Club provides various yachts and motor boats with a skipper. Sail around the Halkidiki peninsula for a day and explore some of the beautiful coastline, whilst relaxing on deck, or swimming off the boat.
Eagle Villas offer a touch of luxury independent living, which perfectly compliment the warm hospitality and service from Eagles resort. As well as a glorious sandy beach, there is a heated freshwater, infinity waterfall-style pool and a further pool plus separate children's pool at Eagles Palace.
For some relaxation and rejuvenation, the Spa at Eagles Palace offers a range of therapies and treatments for both mind and body.
|Pool and beach||
The beach at Eagles Palace has been awarded with the Blue Flag, and is one of the most beautiful in Northern Greece. The beach is a private sandy beach with gentle turquoise waters sloping gently into the sea making it perfectly safe for children. Bar service on the beach couldn't be easier - you just press a button on your umbrella table.
The main pools are heated with chlorinated freshwater, whilst the smaller and shallower pool in Eagles Palace is especially for children.
Eagles Palace is considered to be one of the finest Spa resorts in Greece and recently received the title Best Day Spa in the World, due to its collaboration with Elemis, the leading British company in spa treatments, and Apivita, the first Greek company to create natural, effective and holistic products for health and beauty. A unique selection of therapies and massages using ancient rituals and modern methods are customized for each guest. You can choose to enjoy therapeutic massages, exotic spa therapies, sauna, spa, hammam, laconium or a simple yet deeply rejuvenating facial.
|Scott Dunn Guest Relations Manager||
There is a UK Scott Dunn Guest Relations Manager based at Eagles during July and August. Our Manager is there to meet and greet Scott Dunn guests on arrival in resort and is available to assist with the smooth running and enjoyment of guests vacation.
Location & Directions
Eagles Palace is located on the outskirts of the picturesque village of Ouranoupolis, on the third peninsula in Halkidiki, Northern Greece.
When to go
The climate in Greece is warm and sunny for the majority of the year with the risk of the odd shower of rain and some cooler periods over the winter. From April/May onwards the weather settles but it can sometimes be cool in the evenings. By mid/end of May, the weather generally settles in a pattern of long hot sunny days and balmy evenings especially in July and August when it can be very hot. Good weather continues into October making it a good option for late season too.