Published: 11 March 2014
Sani is a luxury resort offering five star accommodation in Halkidiki, Greece. It is a great holiday destination for a number of reasons, but what many people don't realise is that its appeal goes far beyond the combination of sun, sea and sightseeing that is standard for Greek luxury resorts.
In particular, it is a destination that is very well-suited to family holidays. It has a huge range of attractions for all ages, as well as facilities aimed solely at keeping the kids happy. The result is one of the best resorts in Greece when it comes to offering a good balance between facilities for adults and fun for the children. Once you have visited yourself, it is east to see why guests return year after year.
Sani resort has a great range of attractions that can appeal to adults and children alike. For example, there are miles of golden beach bordering on a very gentle and calm portion of the Mediterranean Sea, making it safe and suitable for young children. The sun-baked sands are as perfect for children building sandcastles and looking for shells as they are for adults who want to relax or take a pleasant seaside stroll. There are many little extras which really make the difference - whilst babysitting services are available, there is also a complimentary 'babe watch' service on the beach, which gives adults the chance to enjoy the beach by themselves.
The resort also boasts a choice of 4 different hotel types, offering a wide choice of different accommodation options. This includes the Sani Beach Club, known as "The Family Hotel," with a range of 205 bungalows offering double rooms and dedicated junior suites. Private pools are also available, which is ideal for adults and children alike to enjoy a swim in any spare moment. There are a wide range different restaurant options available and the 'Dine-around' programme gives access to many restaurants throughout the resort, including at the Marina, ensuring that everyone young and old will find something to their taste.
The resort also has a number of sports and entertainment facilities to cater for family members young and old. As with accommodation and dining, Sani resort provide an impressive range that guests will struggle to find fault with. Tennis is a notable presence as far as sport goes, while there are also a number of shows on offer.
Facilities on offer that are specifically for children most notably include the Kids Club. The Kids Club at Sani resort offers a range of activities, aimed at keeping children of all ages happy and entertained. Children can take part in the Kids Club from as young as four months old, and it continues to cater for kids up to 17 years. The Kids Club is run by a UK company, and it reassuringly operates according to OFSTED standards, which will of course be familiar to UK tourists. Sessions with the Kids Club can be booked in advance before departure.
Of course, the ideal family holiday keeps every member entertained, and it is in providing a balance that Sani really excels. While children are busy with the Kids Club, adults can enjoy a range of facilities which younger family members would have little interest in. Particular highlights are the Marina which offers a wide selection of eateries from Patisserie to Italian restaurants, a number of different bars and the unmissable 'white nights' party nights on the beach. There are also a variety of spa treatments and fitness facilities on offer making Sani truly unique.