Porto Carras

Porto Carras

Porto Carras is a luxury hotel complex built over an area of 1763 hectares and having 16,630 hectares of gardens. It is located 2 km from Neos Marmaras and 120 km from Thessaloniki.

In 1960 the land became possession of Giannis Karras, a Greek shipping tycoon who found shelter on the same place after a fierce storm several years earlier. In 1973 Karras started the construction of the complex which resulted in revolution of tourism in this part of Greece. For three years an olive grove with 45 000 olive trees and vineyard of 47,500 hectares were created. On a hill above the complex a wine cellar was built with capacity to produce 2500 tons of wine. After the death of Giannis Karras in 1989, his successors sold the complex but the new owners retained the original name in respect of its founder.

The hotel complex is gated and only guests of the hotel are allowed. It is considered the largest complex of its kind on the Balkans, with the largest SPA center for thalassotherapy. It consists of three hotels and a villa and has a marina for 315 yachts, private 9 km beach and golf course. Visitors can also take advantage of the Congress Center for 2 300 persons, casino, horse riding, theater, cinema, shopping center, children animation and a small train for rounds of the complex. There are water sports, scuba diving lessons, yachts, tennis, soccer, volleyball, table tennis, gym, mountain bike rental.
  • General
    Tennis court, Restaurant (buffet), Kids club, Water sport facilities, Shared lounge/tv area, Mini-market on site, Table tennis, Restaurant (a la carte), Salt-water pool, Water park, Sauna, Lift, Beachfront, Sun terrace, Nightclub / DJ, Hammam, 24-hour front desk, Restaurant, Bar, Pool bar, Outdoor swimming pool, Indoor swimming pool, Meeting/conference facilities, ATM/cash machine on site, Children playground, Kids club, Ironing service, Dry cleaning, Garden, Laundry, Luggage storage, Gym, Spa center, Beauty salon, Evening entertainment, Private beach area, Facilities for disabled guests, Soundproofed rooms
  • Room types
    Single room, Family room, Double room, Junior suite
  • Amenities
    Air-conditioning, Heating, Balcony
  • Services
    Breakfast in the room, Room service, Baby sitting, Currency exchange, Car rental, Bicycle rental, Fax/photocopying, Shuttle service, Entertainment staff
  • Internet
    Free WiFi in all areas
  • Parking
    Free parking on site
  • Pets
    Pets not allowed

highlights: the largest hotel complex on the Balkans, hotel in Sithonia, Halkidiki, Greece

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Address and contacts
Address: Sithonia, Halkidiki, North Greece, Greece
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