Euphoria Retreat

Mystras, Greece

Client Profiles

Luxe leisure + Luxury Spa & Wellness

Peak Season

March and April

Mystras, Greece

Built into the mountainside so that it becomes, quite literally, one with nature.

About the Resort

Euphoria Retreat offers a unique healing environment, with treatments and therapies that blend ancient Hellenic and Chinese philosophies and practices.We look forward to guiding the guest to meaningful life change in a setting where nature and history combine in a remarkable way. All the energy and mysticism of the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Mystras, embraced by a rich scenery of Mediterranean mountains, lush valleys and beautifully landscaped grounds that inspire total serenity and relaxation.

The ancient world’s fundamental elements (water, wood, fire, earth, metal) and their related energies find expression and balance in programs of personalized therapies and retreats. Every detail created with love and precision by a team of consultants and therapists, according to scientifically-proven testing methods and bespoke healing plans.

At the heart of your experience is the innovatively designed Euphoria Retreat Spa. Each of its four levels guides your transformative journey – Sphere Pool, tepidarium, Byzantine Hammam, salt cave, Watsu pool, yoga and fitness rooms and so much more, with treatments customized to address all emotional and physical needs.

Byzantine art and Zen minimalism create a dreamy ambience in all guest rooms, and delicious and healthy personalized nutritional plans ensure that time at Euphoria Retreat is filled with absolute comfort and sensual pleasure.

Euphoria’s passionate team is ready to welcome all with an open heart and gently guide you each step of the way: to open the soul, body and mind and, ultimately, to learn how to become your own healer … and experience the state of health and joy known to the ancient Greeks as Euphoria

Complimentary Amenities

Clients are surprised and delighted when you greet them at their destination through a personalized amenity presented with a hand written note. Amenities at Euphoria Retreat include the following:

(1) Priority Room upgrade based upon availability at arrival

(2) Seasonal Fruits in room upon arrival.

Please click HERE to fill out your complimentary amenity form.

Reservations Tel: (+30) 2731 306 111

Email: reservations@euphoriaretreat.com

Website address: euphoriaretreat.com

About the Resort

Uniquely Euphoria Retreat

Situated in the lemon-scented countryside of Greece’s central Peloponnese, by the UNESCO-protected fortified town of Mystras, Euphoria Retreat is a luxurious Holistic Destination Wellness Spa that offers guests a unique healing environment. Customized programmes of nutritional therapies, treatments and retreats draw on the energy and wisdom of Ancient Greek & Chinese theories of the five elements, within an atmosphere of locally-inspired Byzantine Zen. Central to the transformational journey is a four-level Spa that includes a Sphere Pool, designed to offer feelings of rebirth, as well as other beautifully appointed facilities (from Hammam to Tepidarium) and state-of-the art yoga and fitness rooms.

Foremost, its people are what making Euphoria Retreat unique in its essence. Kind, genuinely caring and welcoming carrying deeply the spirit of Philoxenia and a willingness to support our guests to their personal journey of transformation.

Top Client Profiles

1) Luxe Leisure and Business  2) Spa and Wellness 3) Romance

Value Added

Our onsite amenities are an all dining Restaurant, 24 hours reception, 24-hour room service, library, private dining area, on-site laundry & dry cleaning, indoor heated pool, in-door and out-door group activities, pillow menu, mini bar service, coffee and tea making facilities in the room, in-floor heating.
We are offering Concierge service, medical services, transportation services, Yacht rental/ cruises/ excursions, valet service, luggage service
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Accommodations

45 Total / 14 Suites

 

4 CLASSIC ROOMS (1- 2 PAX)
17 SUPERIOR DELUXE ROOMS (1-2 PAX)
10 EXECUTIVE DELUXE ROOMS (2-3 PAX)
7 JUNIOR SUITES (2-3 PAX)
4 EXECUTIVE JUNIOR SUITES (2-3 PAX)
2 MYSTRAS SUITES (2-3 PAX)
1 BYZANTIUM GRAND SUITE (2-4 PAX)

Spa Line of Products

Drawing on ancient Greek and Chinese healing philosophies, an inspiring range of programs and treatments offer guests a transformational journey that includes innovative methodology and a wide range of spa products, which include natural and organic ingredients and products carefully selected to correspond to different guests’ needs and preferences.
We use mainly Biologique Recherche products for customized face & body treatments. BIOLOGIQUE RECHERCHE, is a forty-year French brand who has reputation for astounding effectiveness based on a clinical approach to beauty care, using intentionally pure, concentrated, raw ingredients, as well as innovative and meticulous protocols and procedures for cosmetic facials and spa body treatments.
Additionally, we have selected a wide range of natural products for our signature treatments focusing on the different needs and uniqueness of our guests.
We are collaborating with FRESH LINE, a Greek brand with authentic homemade products made with inherited handmade techniques. Our therapists use a signature blend of essential oils for massage treatments, also moisturizing body milks, body splash and body scrubs for our body treatments and hydrotherapy.
Furthermore, we use CHARME D’ORIENT products, a French brand that offers a combination of traditional genuine beauty rituals and products. We apply an organic range of personal care products for the Byzantine Hammam Ritual with Charme d’Orient’s deep cleansing Ghassoul Face & Body mask and Black Soap with Eucalyptus.
Our signature facial combines natural Greek product

Resort Fee

BED, BREAKFAST & THE USE OF THE FOLLOWING SPA FACILITIES:
Outdoor-Indoor swimming pool,
Relaxation Area,
Water well (Kneipp Therapy),
Laconium Finnish Sauna,
Experience Showers,
Herbal Steam bath,
Cold Plunge Pool,
Cold Ice Mist,
Tepidarium,
Use of Gym and,
Daily Wellness Group Activities

Time To Go and Seasonal Rates

Low Period (Winter): $390 per night, Middle Period (Spring/Fall): $430 per night, High Period (Summer): $475 per night

(Single Occupancy, Classic Room, BB + 1 treatment per day)

Accessibility

150 MINUTES FROM ATHENS AIRPORT (TRANSPORTATION COST: 230€ FOR A TAXI, 310€ FOR A VAN)
60 MINUTES FROM KALAMATA AIRPORT (TRANSPORTATION COST: 110€ FOR A TAXI, 130€ FOR A VAN)

Complimentary Personalized Amenity

1)  Priority Room upgrade based upon availability at arrival

2) Seasonal Fruits in room upon arrival.

Euphoria Retreat Activities

Things To Do In The Immediate Area

MYSTRAS CASTLE, 10 MINUTES AWAY (DRIVING DISTANCE) – 40 MINUTES (WALKING DISTANCE)

MONEMVASIA CASTLE, 90 MINUTES AWAY (DRIVING DISTANCE)

SPORT ACTVITIES:
PARAGLIDING 150 MINUTES (DRIVING DISTANCE-KALAMATA)
RAFTING IN LOUSSIOS RIVER 60 MINUTES (DRIVING DISTANCE)

Hiking

Included in our daily wellness activity schedule and offered complimentary to our guests)

Mystas to Panagia Lagadiotissa-50’ (Level Easy)
From the village of Mystras crossing through the village of Parori we reach the cave chapel of Panagia Lagadiotissa. The cave chapel has been built since the 14th century.

Mystras to Agios Panteleimonas (Level Easy)
Very pleasant walk starting from Mystras. This beautiful small church is located on a high point of the forest with beautiful trees and offering an amazing view.

Mystras to Chapel of Sotira-90’ (Level Moderate)
Continuing path from Lagadiotissa through wonderful forest and rocky landscape.

Mystras to Taygeti-2h (Level Moderate to Advanced)
This path is the main connecting route between the herding village and the plain at 400m elevation. On our way, we meet another two chapels and then we arrive at Taigeti on the big spring of the village.

Mystras To Mystras Castle town-90min (Level Easy to Moderate)
A beautiful walk in the historical castle town of Mystras.
(Entrance fee payable locally of 6 € per person during the winter period and 12 € per person during the summer period)

Excursions

Nafplio (Historic town and capital of the first Hellenic Republic following independence)
The total duration of the excursion (both roundtrip and walking tour) is either 6 or 7,5 hours.
Drive duration 3,5 hours (roundtrip).
Guide in English
Walking tour to the city of Nafplio and Palamidi Castle takes 2 hours. There is also the option of visiting the Archaeological and the Folklore Museum and in this case the tour lasts 3,5 hours.
The total cost of the excursion is 502 euros (1-2 persons).

Ancient Olympia (Birthplace of the Olympic Games)
The total duration of the excursion (both roundtrip and guided tour) is about 6,5-7 hours.
Drive duration 4 hours and 20 minutes (roundtrip).
Guide in English
The guided tour to the Archaeological Site of Olympia and the Museum takes 2-2,5 hours.
The total cost of the excursion is 532 euros (1-2 persons).

Ancient Messini (Ancient site with a vast Sanctuary of Asclepius and the most intact and impressive of all Ancient Greek stadiums.)
The total duration of the excursion (both roundtrip and guided tour) is 5 hours.
Guide in English
The total cost of the excursion is 517 euros.
The duration of the guided tour is 2 hours.

Monemvasia Castle Town (Historic Coastal place with beautiful fortified town)
The total duration of the excursion is 4,5-5,5 hours.
Τhe total cost of the excursion is 467 euros (1-2 persons).
The drive duration is 3 hours (roundtrip).
Guide in English
The duration of the guided tour is 1,5 hour (Kato Poli) / 2,5 hours (Ano and Kato Poli).
The guided tour in Monemvasia can be combined with 1-hour free time to be spent in the Castle Town or with wine tasting at Tsimpidi Winery (the winery is on the return road).

Local Guided Tours

Suggestions for local half day guided tours:

The history of Spartans from the Ancient times till the Byzantine period (Ancient Sparta Mystras Castle Town).
Ancient Sparta – Statue of Leonidas: 1,5 hours
Guide in English
Road trip and break: 30 minutes
Mystras: 2 hours
Total duration: 4 hours
The total cost of the excursion is 240 euros.

Ancient Sparta or Mystras Castle Town – Museum of the Olive and Greek Olive Oil
Ancient Sparta – Statue of Leonidas: 1,5 hours / Mystras: 2 hours
Guide in English
Road trip and break: 30 minutes
Museum of Olive: 1 hour
Total duration: 3-3,5 hours
The total cost of the excursion is 280 euros.

Castle of Mystras
Guide in Εnglish
6 € per person entrance fee during winter period and 12 € per person during summer period payable locally
10 min drive from the Euphoria Retreat and around 2 hours guided tour in the castle
Pick up from Euphoria Retreat and return to Euphoria Retreat
The total cost of the excursion 220 euros.

Gytheio Village (Coastal place)
45 min. drive
A traditional village next to the sea, with nice and organized beaches.
Fish taverns and restaurants
Suggested duration of the excursion 4- 5 hours (plus driving distance)
The total cost of the excursion is 130 euros.

Outdoor Sports

A range of outdoor sport activities such as Paragliding and Rafting on the Lussios River can be organized upon request.

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