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Porto Carras Grand Resort








Initially a monastic property in its majority, the land of 1.763 hectares on which the resort is built came into the possession of Giannis Carras at the end of the 1960s.
Construction work on Porto Carras resort commenced in 1973, bringing about a true revolution in Greece's tourist and cultural image.
Within 3 years the area radically changed thanks to the marsh drainage scheme, huge numbers of trees which were planted, the creation of an olive grove of 45,000 olive
trees and of a vineyard covering 47.500 hectares.
One of Greece's most modern wineries was built amid the vineyards, capable of producing 2,500 tons of white, rose and red wine.
The resort developed around the marina which can now accommodate more than 315 boats.
A motorway of 60 km links Porto Carras Grand Resort with Thessaloniki (120 km)and with the nearby village of Neos Marmaras (2 km).
Porto Carras Grand Resort consists of 3 hotels and a Villa for exclusive vacations:
Meliton Deluxe ***** Thalasso & Spa Hotel
Sithonia ***** Thalasso & Spa Hotel
Village Inn ***
Villa Galini, Deluxe Guesthouse
For a VIP stay, Porto Carras recommends the super deluxe Villa Galini where leading figures from political, arts and business worlds have been hosted.
Well known, regular visitors were Salvador Dali, Rudolf Nureyev, Francois Mitterand, Vallery Giscard d'Estaing, Konstantinos Karamanlis, Melina Merkouri,
while the Villa is often chosen by those seeking a calm break from the world in heavenly surroundings.
Since the beginning of 2002 the Resort has belonged to the Technical Olympic Group of

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