Sani Resort, Halkidiki
Our opinion: The popular Sani Resort in Halkidiki, Greece offers a wide variety of elegant accommodation and excellent sporting facilities
Basking in the sunshine on the shores of the Kassandra peninsula, only 45 minutes away from Thessaloniki, the Sani Resort is a family-owned and privately-developed hideaway set on a 1,000 acre ecological reserve. Featuring 4 hotels, there is a wealth of accommodation available from simple garden or sea view rooms to VIP suites with jacuzzi, private pool or garden with direct access to the beach.
In total there are 8 excellently-prepared Canada-Tenn clay courts and a homely terrace. Canada-Tenn courts consist of green clay and offer identical playing and sliding characteristics and foundations to red clay courts. 6 courts (3 with floodlights) are located at the Sani Beach Hotel and are also open to guests from the Porto Sani Village and Sani Asterias Suites (100-300 m away). 2 courts are located at the Sani Beach Club. Ideal conditions for team’s training. Coaching is organised by Sunball. Call Louise on 01962 713330 for more details.
Sani Asterias Suites 5* – A boutique hotel featuring 50 five star suites overlooking the Sani Marina or the beach. For 2008, Sani Asterias Suites refreshed all its suites introducing flat screen TVs, BOSE iPod docking stations and wireless internet in all public areas.
Porto Sani Village & Spa 5* – Porto Sani Village, a 5-star all-suite spa hotel, was fully refurbished during winter 2007-08. Each of the 103 luxury suites has been transformed as well the public areas, bars and restaurants to feature a fresh, contemporary new look and the warmth of a home away from home.
Sani Beach Club 5* – The newly awarded five star Sani Beach Club was fully refurbished for the 2008 summer season. Each of the 205 low-rise, bungalow style rooms and suites has been redesigned to the highest standard, creating effortlessly elegant accommodation.
Sani Beach Hotel & Spa 4* – The refurbishment of this property took place in winter 2006-07 resulting in completely revamped rooms and suites with the addition of 90 brand new suites.
Sports and Entertainment
The extensive range of sports and entertainment possibilities are open to all guests of the individual hotels: volleyball, basketball, table tennis, darts, archery, gymnastics, fitness centre, sauna and hiking are free of charge. Mountain biking, watersports, surfing, sailing, PADI dive school, parachute jumping and parasailing are also available at an extra charge.
Entertainment shows during the day and in the evenings for the little ones (from 4 years old) to teenagers (up to 18 years old). Babysitting and crèche service at extra charge (from 6 month old). Open-air cinema, music festivals. Beauty centre and 2 spas.