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Located in the Greek region of Messenia in southwest Peloponnese, one of the Mediterranean’s most pristine seaside landscapes, Costa Navarino introduces a whole new concept to family travelWednesday, 12 June 2019

Costa Navarino
Costa Navarino
photo by Costa Navarino

Located in the Greek region of Messenia in southwest Peloponnese, one of the Mediterranean’s most pristine seaside landscapes, Costa Navarino introduces a whole new concept to family travel.

Conceived as a luxury destination that gets visitors close to both nature and the local community, Costa Navarino is an ideal starting point to discover a different Greece.

It offers a glimpse into rare natural beauty and endless opportunities to explore the area’s distinctive fauna and flora on foot, on bike or by boat. These wetlands and valleys have borne witness to 4,500 years of illustrious history, tracing their backstories to Homeric times.

With special activities designed to engage young minds to be creative, children can play archaeologists as they explore Mycenaean palaces or take up their roles as gardeners at the resort’s organic farms.

Known as one of the finest destinations in the world to tee-off, Costa Navarino’s 18-hole Dunes Course was designed by former US Masters Champion and Ryder Cup Captain Bernhard Langer, while the 18-hole, par-71 Bay Course was designed by Robert Trent Jones Jr.

The resort’s sports and entertainment centre also offers a full range of activities and facilities including bowling, basketball, volleyball and five-a-side football. Watersports enthusiasts can choose from activities such as wind surfing, kite-surfing, diving and kayaking while those keen on exploring Messinia’s rugged terrain can opt for mountain biking and hiking.

For spa lovers, the sprawling Anazoe Spa is the perfect place to lie back and relax, while olive oil-inspired treatments based on therapies that were inscribed on clay tablets discovered at the nearby Palace of Nestor work their magic on sore muscles. Based on therapies that were inscribed on clay tablets discovered at the nearby Palace of Nestor, treatments include thalassotherapy, kinesiotherapy, mist showers and herbal saunas.

A bespoke family experience that combines adventure, fun, history, nature, wellness and golf in understated luxury five-star beach front resort.

DON'T MISS

A family picnic enjoyed at the highest vantage point, Profitis Ilias, with a spectacular view of Voidokilia bay

NEED TO KNOW

KEY FACILITIES

• 766 rooms, suites and villas
• 21 gastronomic venues
• Two 18-hole golf courses
• Anazoe Spa
• Conference and meeting space

KEY ACTIVITIES

• Cooking with locals
• Wine and olive oil tasting
• Watersports
• Mountain biking
• Hiking
• Basketball
• Football
• Tennis
• Golf

GET IN TOUCH

costanavarino.com

T: +30 27230 95000

E: reservations.westin@costanavarino.com

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