A DAY AT THE MARGI HOTEL
A DAY AT THE MARGI HOTEL
Words by Eleni Papaioannou
When escaping the city is much closer to home than you think, there is only one destination that we have marked on our map of impeccable style: The Margi Hotel. So, when in need of a day out of the ordinary, check in to the magical and forget the ordinary.
This is a heaven away from home, set in an ideal location just a few steps from the Athens Riviera’s most elegant sandy beaches. With its superb cuisine and organic food from its farm, its peaceful spa and very cool pool designed by Giagkos Agiostratitis, friendly and attentive staff and exquisite design, this hotel offers a truly memorable experience and comfortable ambiance for all travelers, all year round.
Pool & Cabanas
Newly renovated, the pool offers the ideal setting for swimming, sun bathing and lounging. Comfortable plush sunbeds and sun loungers with draped linens offer gorgeous poolside luxury amongst the Mediterranean bougainvillea. Serving delicious pool side snacks, summer cocktails and organic fruit juices makes you want to stay all day. In the warm summer evenings, the pool area transforms into a fairytale of candle lights and romantic ambience boasting one of the Riviera’s most popular summer bars with upbeat vibes and fancy cocktails.
The Margi Spa, fitness suite, the organic dining options with ingredients from the farm, the jogging maps provided in your rooms, offer the healthy living you seek and need.
Combining natural products and philosophies from two of the oldest civilizations in the world- Ancient Greece and from the Indus Valley, we have created a combination of treatments. Inspired by Our Farm and our belief in organic health, this tranquil space brings exclusive therapies and spa products that both regenerate the skin and impart a sense of wellbeing in body, mind and soul. A true haven of wellness, the ‘Margi Spa’ features 2 beautifully designed indoor treatment rooms and 1 outdoor poolside treatment room, including a couple’s suite- steam and sauna room. The innovative ila-100% beyond organic skincare products used are also one of the most exclusive organic brands in the world, rich in rare natural ingredients found in remote locations, are here to offer innovative treatments for face and body with fascinating results.
The only hotel in Athens that has its own organic farm providing fresh fruit and vegetables daily to its restaurants starting from breakfast buffet, juices by the pool and throughout the day and night. Greek and international menus created by award winning Chef Panagiotis Giakalis, the restaurants are rated amongst the best in Athens. Very popular and rated as one of the best restaurants in Athens, Malabar has been fully renovated and offers a variety of Greek and International dishes.
All 89 rooms and suites offer bright, airy and comfortable living. Luxuriously designed with Margi’s unique ambience embracing a combination of colonial, Mediterranean and ethnic influences throughout the accommodation leaves you with a feeling of comfort and relaxation. The gorgeous surroundings of the environment provides accommodation open to balmy sea breezes, views of sea, pool, forest and neighborhood.