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.
Meet our specialists
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, stylish kitchenettes, 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.
All of the Eagles Villas have far-reaching sea views, a private pool heated to 26°, outdoor terrace, kitchenette with 80L fridge, induction hob, wine cooler plus tea and coffee making facilities. Villas range from Junior Pool, Ocean One Bedroom with or without a garden and the Residential Two Bedroom villas, with or without a garden. Designed to a high specification and inspired by traditional Greek design, they have a fresh, elegant feel 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 an open plan king/Twin bedded room 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 king/twin bedded room, plus a sofa bed in the living room, which can also accommodate a queen bed if needed. For an additional charge there is an option to have a garden.
|Residential Two Bedroom Villa||
Large and spacious, Residential Villas have two king/twin bedded rooms, one on the ground floor and one upstairs. They 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 on request. 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 sailing, kayaking, windsurfing, waterskiing, paddle boarding and diving with theory and practical sessions and an emphasis on fun, as well as safety. 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.
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 has two restaurants; one located next to the Villas main swimming pool, serving a buffet styled service for breakfast and dinner, with an a 'la carte' service for lunch. There is also a Greek taverna, offering more casual dining, closer to Eagles Palace. 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.
In addition there are four further restaurants at Eagles Palace, serving an extensive range of Greek and international cuisine. Melathron offers buffet dinners using influeces from around the world; Armyra, right next to the sea serves Greek cuisine with the emphasis on fresh fish, whilst Kamares is a fine dining restaurant with views of Ammouliani Island and the bay. And for lovers of fusion food, Washi enjoys a lovely spot under the palm trees. Unwind in the Eagles club with live music and cocktails whilst watching the sunset. or just snack at the Ammos Beach Bar.
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.
There is also the "Armyra Pool Bar" for when you fancy a break from swimming or sunbathing where you can enjoy a cool drink.
Kamares is the hotel'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 in the evenings only.
Melathron is the main hotel restaurant for breakfast and dinner. It offesr a relaxed and laid back dining experience ideal for buffets. For dinner, specialties from Mount Athos and Halkidiki, manage to blend with international tastes creating a unique fusion cuisine ready to charm the diner.
This intimate a la carte fusion restaurant features an open air kitchen set in the hotel, together with its own wine cellar. Open from June to September from 8pm-11pm, its signature dishes include salmon teriyaki and homemade California rolls.
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 tailormade for each guest. You can choose to enjoy therapeutic massages, exotic spa therapies, sauna, spa, hammam, laconium or a simple yet deeply rejuvenating facial.
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. Rain is unlikely but it can happen from time to time. May to October are particularly pleasurable months.