Design Holidays are delighted to announce the latest Ikos resort to our portfolio , the wonderful Ikos Aria set in a wonderfully serene setting stretching over 47 acres and fringed by the fabulous coastline of the dazzling island of Kos.
Kos is one of the larger islands in the Dodecanese, a little to the north of Rhodes.
What we say about Ikos Aria : ‘The latest offering from the stunning Ikos Resorts, Ikos Aria offers a fabulous 5 star All Inclusive holiday experience (yes all branded drinks and fine dining are included within the cost of your holiday) with Michelin star chefs , golden sand beaches, stunning rooms and suites , sports and entertainment for all the family on the gorgeous island of Kos. Oh and don’t forget the fabulous kids club.’
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Within Kefalos, along the southwest coast of Kos, is a thrilling experience better felt than read about. Ikos Aria Resort, Kefalos, Kos, overlooking the amazing Aegean Sea, holds the key to some of the most luxurious hospitality the Dodecanese in Greece have to offer. Kos, also know as Cos, is and Island in the South Aegean Sea.
The latest addition to the Ikos Resorts, the Aria, Kos, is an all-inclusive holiday which not only offers you an exquisite Ikos-styled vacation trip experience but also gives you the chance to explore the triple-packed magic of Kefalos, Kos, and the Aegean Sea.
The Ikos Aria resort stretches 47 acres and harbours unique pleasures, such as the golden Kefalos sand beach, amazing a la carte restaurants with Michelin-stars, brilliant accommodation suites, relaxing sporting activities, and entertainment programs for the entire family. These make for a thrilling Dodecanese 5-star holiday treat you will not forget in a lifetime. Enjoy your annual leave and holiday in luxury.
WHY STAY AT IKOS RESORTS?
Ikos Aria offers a luxury holiday on the magical island of Kos on an All Inclusive Basis with everything for families and couples alike, either for those looking for pure relaxation or for a more active holiday. No more hefty drinks bills on check out as all drinks and food are included in the cost of your holiday as are all sports (except for the odd watersport, motorised etc).
IKOS ARIA ROOMS
There are 374 luxuriously appointed rooms & suites offering either spacious gardens, sea views, private gardens & pools or all of the above.
Double rooms – Generous size 31sqm based in the main building at Ikos Aria with Aria with panoramic window views of the garden or Aegean Sea with private balconies.
Superior Double (side sea view or sea view) – Generous size 31sqm based in the main building at Ikos Aria with Aria with panoramic window views of the garden or Aegean Sea with private balconies.
Junior Suites – Perfect for families with 2 adults / 2 children with 40sqm at Ikos Aria with panoramic window views of the garden or Aegean Sea with private balconies.
Panorama Junior Suite – Sea Facing family suites of 45sqm perfect for a family of 2 adults / 2 children with balcony.
I bedroom Bungalow with private garden – Perfect for a family of up to 2 adults and 3 children these 1 bedroom suites with separate lounge and large balconies combine 50sqm of space and offers a choice of garden or spectacular Aegean Sea views.
Deluxe Junior Suite – Perfect for a family of 2 adults and 2 children or 3 adults and 1 child with 50sqm combining a bedroom and living area with private garden and stunning garden views – pool or sea views also available. Guests can also enjoy The Deluxe Collection pool and beach access.
Deluxe 1 bedroom Bungalow Suite – Perfect for a family of up to 2 adults and 3 children these 1 bedroom suites with separate lounge and large balconies combine 77sqm of space and offers a choice of garden or Aegean Sea views. Guests can also enjoy The Deluxe Collection pool and beach access.
Deluxe 1 bedroom Bungalow Suite with private pool – Perfect for a family of up to 2 adults and 3 children these 1 bedroom suites with separate lounge and private garden combine 77sqm of space with a stunning private pool and sea views. Guests can also enjoy The Deluxe Collection pool and beach access.
Deluxe 1 bedroom Bungalow Suite beachfront– Perfect for a family of up to 2 adults and 3 children these 1 bedroom suites with separate lounge and private garden combine 50sqm please replace with 50-60 sqm of space with a stunning beachfront setting and spectacular sea views. Guests can also enjoy The Deluxe Collection pool and beach access.
Deluxe 2 bedroom Bungalow Suite with private pool – sleeping up to 6 persons (ideally for a family of 2 adults / 4 children) these stunning 2 bedroom 107sqm bungalow suites offer 2 bedrooms (both with en suite) and lounge with private pool and terrace. Guests can also enjoy The Deluxe Collection pool and beach access.
Deluxe 2 bedroom Bungalow Suite Beachfront with private pool – sleeping up to 7 persons (ideally for a family of 2 adults / 5 children) these stunning 2 bedroom 80-90sqm bungalow suites offer 2 bedrooms (both with en suite) and lounge with private pool and terrace. Guests can also enjoy The Deluxe Collection pool and beach access.
*Each room / suite / villa includes mini bar consumption on all inclusive basis , with all rooms being re stocked daily.
Ikos Aria For Children
Ikos Aria offers all ages of children from 4 months to 17 years a full programme. From Crèche to Mini Club toTeen Club. There’s organised programmes of sports, activities and fun learning indoors and out – all carefully overseen by the renowned UK-based childcare company Worldwide Kids with its fully qualified and experienced staff.
Heros Crèche (4months – 3 years) & Heros Kids Club (4-12 years)
10am – 1pm (morning session), 1pm–3pm (lunch session),
3pm – 6pm (afternoon session).
Just 4Teens (13years +)
Operates from 1st July to 2nd September
10am–1pm (morning session) and 3pm–6pm (afternoon session)
WK Football Academy
Operates from 22nd May to 2nd September
Monday–Saturday closing Sunday for Family Day, 10am–12pm (5–8 years)
and 5pm–7pm (9–14 years), staff ratio 1:12
*Please note it is essential to pre book the kids club to save disappointment.
10am – 6pm
IKOS Aria RESTAURANTS
Enjoy 1 buffet & 7 of the most magnificent a la carte restaurants brought to you by Michelin star chefs , all offering fabulous cuisine from the best of Greece and world over brought to you in true Ikos style.
Kos– a la carte fine dining with contemporary local Kos island cuisine, open for breakfast , lunch and dinner
Ouzo – Greek a la carte fine dining open breakfast , lunch and dinner in a marvellous beach setting.
Fresco – Italian a l carte fine dining open on a 24hr basis with reservations required for dinner.
Anaya – Asian fusion a l carte fine dining open for evening dinner only.
Provence – French a la carte fine dining open for dinner only.
Oliva – Relaxed à la carte dinner menu inspired by Spanish cuisine
Seasons –Mediterannean à la carte restaurant open breakfast* , lunch* and dinner
* For breakfast and lunch it is available only for deluxe collection guests.
Flavors – Mediterannean style buffet for breakfast, lunch & dinner.
Dine Out – As with all Ikos Resorts , Ikos Aria are mindful that as an All Inclusive resort they wish to invest in the local economy, therefore all Design Holidays guests are invited to dine on an All Inclusive basis at a local Taverna included in the price of their Ikos Aria holiday.
*Ikos restaurants and their sommeliers offer a wide selection of over 300 local and international wines.
The below sports are included at Ikos Aria.
- Tennis courts (Equipment available)
- Aqua Aerobics
- Mini Basketball
- Beach Soccer
- Beach Volleyball
- Beginners Yoga
- Canoeing (once per day 30mins)
- Cardio training room
- Fitness studio at the Spa
- Introductory diving lesson at hotel pool
- Paddling (once per day 30mins)
- Pedalos (once per day 30mins)
- Table Tennis
- Windsurfing (1 hour/stay – licence required)
*Please note the below sports are payable with a surcharge locally.
- Football Academy
- Private boat tours
- Private excursions
- Private yacht rental
- Sailing Academy
- Scuba diving
- Tennis Academy
- Water skiing
- Windsurfing Academy
IKOS Aria SPA
The Ikos Spa has a team of therapists offering a multitude of therapies and treatments. Complete with a heated indoor pool, hammam , sauna , fitness studio, hairdressing and nail salon. Anne Semonin therapists and products typify the magnificent Ikos Aria Spa experience.
IKOS Aria ENTERTAINMENT
Enjoy the live musical entertainment available in the bars at Ikos Aria from local Greek music to funky DJ sets, take your pick.
The Ikos entertainment team put on a nightly show from west end musicals to broadway classics, there are even cinema nights.
5-star Luxury Rooms
At Ikos Aria in Kefalos , there are more than 374 stunning rooms and brilliant suites offering a choice of an amazing Aegean Sea view, private balconies, individual pools and beautiful gardens. These come with added features that will provide maximum comfort and make your stay truly relaxing.
Remarkable Culinary Experience
The Ikos Aria resort has 1 buffet and 7 charming a la carte restaurants offering some of the best Greek culinary treats in Kos and a touch from other cultures. The dine-out programme also provides an opportunity to check out local restaurants in Kos and appreciate Kos/Greek food offerings.
Golden Kefalos Beach and Heated Pools
As a guest at the Ikos Aria resort in Kefalos, you can choose to explore the golden Kefalos sand beach at will or relax in any of the heated pools and unwind. The beach and pool team are always on hand to provide anything you may need, and even keep the kids busy for awhile to help you truly relax.
Infinite Tourist Entertainment
What better way to end an exciting day after a tour of Kefalos and Kos than with appealing entertainment set up especially for you? You can choose to dance all night in a club/beach party or you can elect to relax in a laid-back bar and unwind. If you are a lover of live music and theatre, you can also choose to enjoy our carefully set-up live shows. Whichever you desire, and on any evening during your stay in Kos, Ikos Aria got you covered.
Engaging and Supervised Kids Programmes
Carefully overseen by the UK-based consultancy, Worldwide Kids, the Ikos Aria resort in Kefalos has lots of organised programmes and activities for the kids. The Crèche, Mini Club, and Teen Club for the young ones, of ages four months to seventeen years, ensure they get their own share of fun and entertainment, while giving you and your partner the chance to relax and enjoy your stay in Kos.
Get Your Holiday Booked
As a Design Holidays guest, you can experience the thrill of the Ikos Aria at a better price – thanks to our buying power – than you would if you booked the resort yourself. For 25 years now, we have been widely regarded as one of the UK’s leading family holiday companies with packages across diverse resorts in Europe. Request a quote or call us now on +44 (0) 1444 87 2200 for more information, and to take the first step towards an all-inclusive Ikos Aria holiday thrill in Kefalos, Kos.
Resorts In Greece
Ikos Aria is located on the southwest coast of the island of Kos in Greece, a short 20 minutes drive from the airport and 45 minutes from the lively town of Kos. The island of Kos is steeped in history and Ikos Aria is an ideal base from which to explore Kos’s archaeological wealth, as well as the surrounding island.