Brand new on the waterfront promenade of vibrant Kalamata, Horizon Blu 5*, combines a great location, contemporary design, exquisite services and a wealth of facilities suitable for all travellers, business or pleasure. This unique “city resort” is the ideal base year-round for one to explore the marvels of unspoilt Messinia region, conduct a business meeting or just unwind by one of the pools of the complex.
The low-rise architecture is based on the water element, blending the sea views with an array of free flow water features, cascades and a large sweet water pool taking advantage of the ever-present greek sunny skies. The hotel’s array of indoor or outdoor lounges and sundecks is limitless for everyone to find his personal corner to relax. Sunbeds and umbrellas are available by the pools and on the sandy beach.
All 38 spacious rooms and suites are elegantly designed to give a “laid-back resort” feeling and are equipped with every facility to make the guests stay comfortable. Some of the rooms have their own private pools and all feature large open balconies or terraces with superb sea views.
All room types feature: Balcony or terrace with views and outdoor furniture, Modern Bath with Bathtub and Shower, Sitting area, Plush duvets &contoured natural Cocomat mattresses, choice of pillows, individually controlled temperature A/C, Direct dial telephone, HD LED TV with Satellite and Music channels, Mini bar, Safe deposit box (can hold laptop), Tea & Coffee making facilities, luxury toiletries, bathrobes & slippers, magnifying mirror, hairdryer, complimentary WIFI
Available are: Double or twin beds, Connecting rooms, Non-smoking rooms, Disabled rooms, Baby Cots, Extra beds for triple rooms.
A wealthy but healthy breakfast is served daily on the breakfast lounge overlooking the bay, based on the local produce and a warm “Kalimera” from attentive staff. For a quick sip of coffee, a juicy cocktail by the sea or pool, for snacks or late drinks, guests have the choice of the Lobby Café or the Pool Bar.
Lunch by the sea or a more elaborate ala carte dinner is served by the pool at the Beach Restaurant. The menu is carefully prepared to include all quality local and Mediterranean delicacies with a twist of creativity by our chefs, overseen and signed by the well-awarded Chef Ettore Botrini.
WELLNESS & SPA
The hotel’s extensive Spa and Wellness centre, features an indoor pool with hydrotherapy equipment, a fully functional gym, steam bath, sauna and unique body or face treatments and rejuvenation rituals.
BUSINESS MEETINGS & SOCIAL EVENTS
Two large function rooms, with seating capacity up to 450 persons in various arrangements can accommodate every need, from a large-scale banquet or conference to a business meeting or an incentive combination.
Open air events can also be held by the waterfront promenade on the two large terraces next to the hotel pools and cascades.
OUT & ABOUT
A few steps (or a bicycle stroll) away from the hotel is Kalamata, a vibrant cosmopolitan city with plenty of shopping opportunities, nightlife and sightseeing such as the archaeological museum, the byzantine castle and churches, the old-town quarter and of course the Messinian bay with the ever-stretching beach.
A few kilometers away, the Mythical Peloponnese waits: Mani, Mystras, Pylos, Navarino and dozens of picture perfect historical locations and traditional villages each complete with its own sandy beach or secluded cove. World famous Kalamata Olives, local cheese or wine from ancient varieties tasting is a must too. Other outdoor activity possibilities in the region include golfing, yachting and sailing, cycling, gorge or mountain hiking, wreck and even archaeological diving not to mention day-trip possibilities as to Sparta, Olympia – home of the ancient Olympic Games or Epidavros – birthplace of theatre.