Athens is an old soul with an ancient beating heart, yet it has an endearing youthful exuberance all its own, making it an ideal destination for families. Experience a Four Seasons welcome, and step outside to explore the array of activities and attractions Athens has to offer. Whether during the summer and spring, or the quieter autumn and winter seasons, you’ll find something here for everyone year-round.
Experience Athens Together
- Water Sports
Thanks to our beachfront location, there’s no shortage of water sports at our Hotel – and nearby. From sea kayaking and canoeing to paddleboarding and wakeboarding, a variety of activities are at your family’s disposal and are sure to keep everyone entertained (in seasonal operation from March to October 31).
- Cool Treats
Spend a day swimming together, then treat your kids at the gelato stand at Kyma pool bar – perfect for a warm, sun-filled day.
- Kids Club
Have date night in Mercato restaurant, indulge in time at our Spa, go for a swim or simply relax in your Suite while the kids have fun and get social at our year-round, fully supervised Kids For All Seasons program.
- Sea Turtle Centre
Greece is home to one of Europe’s most significant populations of the Caretta caretta loggerhead sea turtle, and just a short drive from the Hotel lies the volunteer-run Archelon Sea Turtle Rescue Centre. Take a family outing to discover their important rehabilitation and preservation efforts for this protected species.
- Tour Ancient Athens
Let our Concierge arrange family-friendly walking tours and interactive experiences in the city’s historic centre, designed to make mythology fun for children of all ages. Passionate guides vividly bring ancient Greek gods and heroes to life as you walk among the city’s most notable monuments.
- Museum Days
Take the kids museum-hopping in Athens, starting with the must-see Acropolis Museum, where kids receive complimentary backpacks filled with games and activities that lead them along an exhibition-based trail. Follow the tour with visits to the Hellenic Children’s Museum, the Museum of Illusions Athens and the Benaki Toy Museum.
- Track Ancient Finds
During our renovations, previously unknown archaic remains came to light. Join a mythology storytelling walk around the Hotel and come across colourful raconteurs who pop up unexpectedly and narrate tales of Greek mythology. Expect live traditional Greek music and local specialties.
- Pick Up a Game
Rise early and play a game of tennis with the kids, arrange tennis lessons with a coach from our tennis academy, kick a soccer ball or shoot hoops for some quality time outdoors together.