What does luxury look like to you?

Is it relaxing on an exclusive beach, sipping on sundowners and listening to the waves lap up the shore?

Or how about lounging in an all-inclusive resort with 24-hour room service and fabulous spa facilities?

At Ikos, all of this and more is possible.

These luxury resorts across Greece and Spain are renowned for their Michelin Star menus crafted by world-class chefs, range of exceptional experiences and perfect settings for unforgettable escapes.

So, which Ikos resort is best for you?

Ikos Andalusia

The best Ikos resort for you could be Ikos Andalusia.

Situated on the stunning Costa Del Sol, this luxury resort boasts delicately manicured gardens, heated swimming pools and a sumptuous à la carte restaurant. In addition, you're perfectly placed between Marbella and Estepona, where endless stretches of sun-kissed sands meet charming old towns.

Discover family-friendly fun through diving lessons, mountain biking and windsurfing or treat yourself to a romantic getaway with the spa's thermal suite, beauty salon and jacuzzi. Then complete your authentic Andalusian experience with the Dine Out programme, where you'll explore the best local eateries around.

Not only that, but if you're a keen golfer, nearby Los Naranjos Golf Club in Nueva Andalusia is excellent. With a complimentary green fee, as part of the Local Discovery programme, you can perfect your swing. Then, why not retire to your luxurious four-bedroom family villa? The largest and most spacious villa across the Ikos portfolio, this accommodation option has everything you need for a serene stay.

Also, if you upgrade to Ikos Deluxe, you even have your own private pool and reserved beach area to yourself. Just ask your Travel Specialist for more details on this exclusive 'Deluxe Collection' offer.

Ikos Aria

Gaze out towards the dazzling blues of the Aegean Sea amid a stunning mountainous backdrop while staying at Ikos Aria on the southwest coast of Kos. With the resort set along a gorgeous 850m sandy beach and featuring private gardens in addition to an adults-only pool, there's plenty of space for relaxing. 

If you have children, they'll love the Heroes Kids' Club and its fun face painting and pantomime events. However, if you're staying with your partner, then why not pair a high-end, branded spirit alongside divine Greek food and discover your next favourite restaurant? Afterwards, head back to your one-bedroom or two-bedroom bungalow suite and doze off, ready for another day of sun, sea and sand in Kefalos.

"Everything about Ikos Aria is exceptional. Not only is it set in the most beautiful part of the island, but it also has an extensive collection of 300 Greek and international wine labels. I also love how you can even explore two ancient archaeological sites – one in the gardens and the other adjacent to its beach. It's a special experience you'll surely never forget." – Jasmine Murphy, Travel Specialist

Ikos Oceania

Everything about Ikos Oceania is quintessentially Grecian. Spread across the most beautiful parts of Halkidiki, the resort immerses you in its lush surroundings, from slim cypress trees to the golden sands on the coast. Where else on the island do you get to soak up incredible views of Mount Olympus while sipping on sundowners and basking in the glorious sunshine? At Oceania, luxury is simply a way of life.

In addition, the spa, led by Anne Semonin Paris, is a paradise of luxe natural treatments while the Greek restaurants Ouzo and Dine-Out serve up sumptuous and traditional dishes. With spacious junior suites and a range of activities like windsurfing on the crystal-clear waters, there's a treasure trove of tremendous facilities and experiences at your fingertips.

Ikos Dassia

Ikos Dassia is historic culture meets cosmopolitan flair and unconditional luxury; a private beachfront seamlessly blended with landscaped gardens.

Located on the picturesque sandstone island of Corfu, Ikos Dassia is the perfect family holiday resort with its fantastic choice of restaurants and pristine Blue Flag beach. When not indulging in these fabulous amenities, the beach childcare service allows you to venture out into the Emerald Isle and explore. Whether it's the Museum of Asian Art or Venetian-built Old Fortress in Old Town, there's much to discover.

Ikos Dassia even has eight sparkling swimming pools. Options include heated, indoor, outdoor, children's and the exclusive Deluxe Collection. Learn more by asking your Travel Specialist for more details.

Ikos Odisia

On the dazzling Ionian coast in northeast Corfu, Ikos Odisia presents you with direct beachfront access and a charming UNESCO-listed Old Town just 20 minutes away. Fill your days with scenic exploration to 13th Century Old Fort and Pompeian-style Achillion Palace before spending your evenings by the resort's indoor-outdoor pools, private garden and Blue Flag beach. Every second brims with sheer relaxation.

Additionally, the high level of service at Ikos Odisia extends to the delicious restaurants, such as Flavors, as well as your beautifully appointed room or suite. The award-winning 'Unconditional Luxury' concept ensures your stay is unforgettable with a spa, yoga classes and select local eateries for you to enjoy.

Ikos Olivia

There's a world of natural charm awaiting you at Ikos Olivia. Picture-perfect sapphire waters gleam in the glowing sun; ancient olive trees and fragrant firs sit serenely among 22 acres of lush greenery; and secluded coves dot around the rambling coastline. It's one of the best bases for your Halkidiki escape.

Just imagine savouring traditional Greek treats during a delicious evening meal at an à la carte restaurant. Or picture yourself lounging on the powder-soft private beach, overlooking the warm Mediterranean Sea. There are endless opportunities for kicking back, relaxing and connecting with local Grecian culture.

The kids will love the splash pad and swimming pool facilities. Windsurfing, canoeing, sailing and water skiing are also available nearby, adding to the fact that the resort is an oasis of water-based experiences. While they enjoy splashing about, grab a drink at the poolside bar and listen to some laid-back jazz music.

"Ikos Olivia is perfect for families of all ages and generations. Luxury is all inclusive without any compromises, including the most incredible à la carte dining options bursting with flavours from around the world and the most impressive premium branded wines, cocktails and beers. We loved relaxing while the kids had an abundance of activities to keep them entertained; from the kids' club to water sports, fun in the pool, discos and spectacular shows." – Kelsey Froggett, Travel Specialist

Ikos Porto Petro

Majestic Mondrago National Park species, marvellous mountainside scenery, mesmerising Mediterranean seascapes; Ikos Porto Petro is heaven on earth – a spectacular resort based in the stunning Mallorca.

Pampering is just a short trip to the Ikos spa away, including a jacuzzi session and steam bath treatment. The onsite restaurants, like Beach Club and Fresco, dish out some of the island's most exquisite dining experiences while amenities such as the mini bar and indoor pool complete your fabulous getaway.

By touring the local town, you even gain access to unique sightseeing opportunities.

Which Ikos Resort is Best - Ikos Olivia or Oceania?

Ikos Oceania

Halkidiki's two luxury Ikos resorts, Ikos Olivia and Ikos Oceania, are equally as incredible. Both sit relatively close to one another, just shy of 12 miles apart, and both have fabulous children's facilities.

So, it all depends on your personal preference.

At Ikos Olivia, you can sample some of the finest à la carte meals courtesy of acclaimed chef David Ibarboure while at Ikos Oceania, delightful Provencal French cuisine stars. The former resort is also smaller and feels more boutique while the latter is hilly and offers a complimentary MINI to explore.

We can't decide! But if you speak to our Travel Specialists, we can help you choose based on your needs.

Which Ikos Resort is Best - Ikos Oceania or Aria?

Ikos Oceania 

Ikos Aria

Are you a fan of Halkidiki's green land of fragrant forests, picturesque towns and rich cultural heritage? Then pick Ikos Oceania. Or how about Kos' effortless blending of old myths with modern attractions? Then opt for Ikos Aria. Both provide equally fantastic Grecian experiences no matter which you choose.

Oceania spreads over the most beautiful part of Halkidiki and Aria sits in the most gorgeous area of Kos. The latter has two ancient archaeological sites – one in the gardens and the other adjacent to its beach.

Simply speak to our Travel Specialists if you're unsure on which one to choose for your Greek holiday.

FAQs about Ikos Resorts

Which Ikos Resort is Best for Couples?

Whether it's romantic candlelit dinners with a bottle of champagne on arrival at Ikos Olivia or relaxing Anne Semonin Paris spa treatments at Ikos Andalusia, you'll experience an intimate escape.

Ikos Odisia is only 20 minutes from Corfu Old Town, where you can explore stunning cobblestoned streets and admire Venetian-style buildings hand-in-hand with your partner. Ikos Porto Petro, on the other hand, is set in Mallorca – a beautiful destination home to charming fishing villages and a lively nightlife scene.

It's important to note every Ikos resort caters to children of all ages. However, there are adult-only areas and pools whichever one you end up choosing. Learn more by speaking with our expert Travel Specialists.

Which Ikos Resort is Best for Families?

All Ikos resorts are family friendly. Ikos Dassia has three separate kids' clubs, Ikos Oceania has kid-friendly pools and Ikos Aria has outdoor games, watersports, arts and crafts and cookery workshops.

Ikos Andalusia won the TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice Award in 2023 for Best Family Resort in the World. Its crèche, mini kids' club and teens' club make it a stand-out choice for your next family getaway.

Depending on which resort you choose, you'll also have access to excellent babysitting services and facilities for children. Spend quality family time exploring the local area around the resort before returning to enjoy a delicious family meal, with children’s menus designed by renowned nutritionist Annabel Karmel.

With a focus on kids’ and teens’ programmes, in addition to the wide array of facilities and amenities, you'll never worry about a thing. Simply enjoy your luxury family holiday for an unforgettable experience.

Also note that throughout all, there are crèches and kids’ clubs as well as children's pools and menus. 

Which Ikos Resort Has the Best Beach?

Ikos Aria borders the fully serviced, Blue Flag-awarded Agios Stefanos Beach while Ikos Dassia benefits from its own Blue Flag-awarded 600m private beach. In addition to Ikos Dassia, there's also a Blue Flag beach just steps away from Ikos Olivia and Ikos Oceania. The prestigious Blue Flag status was awarded in recognition of each resorts' commitment to caring for its sweeping gold sands and crystalline waters. 

Who owns Ikos Resorts?

The leading shareholder in Ikos Resorts is GIC, a leading global investment firm in Singapore who agreed to buy a majority stake in Ikos/Sani Resorts in 2022. Sani/Ikos Group is a family company formed in 2015 by brothers Andreas and Stavros Andreadis, sons of Anastasios Andreadis, who co-founded the original Sani Resort in 1971. Now they're expanding with Ikos Kissamos in 2025 and Ikos Cortesia in 2026.

Ikos Resorts vs Sani Resorts

Ikos Resorts and Sani Resorts are both equally exceptional. The former are renowned for their premium, all-inclusive ‘Infinite Lifestyle’ whereas the latter provides all the luxuries of one resort across five hotels.

From Sani Beach to Sani Club, Sani Asterias, Sani Dunes and Porto Sani, the Sani Resorts collection is unlike any other. Set amongst 1,000 acres of charming scenery and lush, fragrant pine forests in Halkidiki, each hotel offers every family-friendly luxury you could imagine. Alternatively, if you'd like to visit a different Greek Island or Spanish paradise, then Ikos is the perfect resort for you to kick back and relax.

Although we can't decide for ourselves, perhaps you may want to explore the resorts for yourself during the ultimate Greek adventure? Sani Resort is based in Halkidiki, where Ikos Oceania and Ikos Olivia are also located. Combine the two and discover what makes Ikos and Sani so undeniably luxurious.

Is Ikos Deluxe Worth It?

The Ikos Deluxe Collection can elevate your luxury holiday from an incredible experience to an unforgettable experience. By upgrading, you'll move to an exquisite suite featuring its own individual pool and garden with unparalleled views. Not only that, but you'll arrive to a bottle of Champagne on ice, which you can enjoy alongside a sumptuous lunch. To top it all off, there's a host of further enhanced benefits, such as private dining experiences and complimentary massages; nothing says exceptional quite like this.

Discover a World of Luxury at Ikos Resorts

The best Ikos resort for you is the one that'll suit all your needs. Each one boasts excellent quality, from the indulgent à la carte restaurants to the fabulous range of experiences. So, whether you prefer Ikos Dassia, Andalusia, Aria, Oceania, Porto Petro, Olivia or Odisia, speak with our Travel Specialists to discover how they can personalise your perfect luxury holiday.

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