Welcome to Costa Navarino

The prime sustainable destination in the Mediterranean, located in the Greek region of Messinia, southwest Peloponnese

Welcome to Costa Navarino

The prime sustainable destination in the Mediterranean, located in the Greek region of Messinia, southwest Peloponnese

Welcome to Costa Navarino

The prime sustainable destination in the Mediterranean, located in the Greek region of Messinia, southwest Peloponnese

Welcome to Costa Navarino

The prime sustainable destination in the Mediterranean, located in the Greek region of Messinia, southwest Peloponnese

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WELCOME TO COSTA NAVARINO

The story of Costa Navarino is as old as Greece itself. It was wise King Nestor, legendary ruler of ancient Pylos, who first gave meaning to the word “hospitality” when he befriended complete strangers. This is a place where friendship can always be found, where happiness is measured by footsteps in the sand.

Premier Destination for luxury holidays in Greece

Costa Navarino is located in Messinia in the southwest Peloponnese, in one of the most unspoiled and breathtaking landscapes in the Mediterranean. Its philosophy is driven by a genuine desire to promote Messinia, while protecting and preserving not only its natural beauty but also a remarkable cultural heritage spanning 4,500 years.
Costa Navarino is currently home to three 5-star deluxe hotels, The Romanos, a Luxury Collection Resort, The Westin Resort, Costa Navarino and W Costa Navarino, two spa centres, Anazoe Spa and Away Spa, four signature golf courses, over 20 fine dining venues, a wide range of sports, outdoor and cultural activities, plus an array of 5-star services. As of summer 2023, Mandarin Oriental Costa Navarino will offer guests an ultra premium experience with 99 earth sheltered villas and guesthouses designed to offer privacy and tranquillity along with majestic views of the historic bay of Navarino, giving guests the feeling of immersing into nature.

An-up-and-coming residential destination

Navarino Residences, a collection of luxury villas for private ownership, present a unique opportunity to acquire luxury freehold real estate in Greece. Located in the heart of Navarino Dunes just a few meters from the beach or nestled among verdant olive groves, Navarino Residences offer much more than a residential proposition – they are a way of life.

World-Class Golf Destination

Named “European Golf Resort of the Year 2017” by the global golf tourism association IAGTO, Costa Navarino offers a world-class golf experience with its four 18-hole signature courses: The Dunes Course, set in diverse natural scenery with spectacular sea and river views, takes its name from the tall dunes that separate several holes from a golden beach, The Bay Course offers panoramic sea and mountain views, with two holes playing along the historic Bay of Navarino while The International Olympic Academy Golf Course and The Hills Course offer players a challenging game and breath taking sunsets.

Prime Sustainable Destination in Greece

Situated near the attractive town of Pylos in Messinia, Costa Navarino upholds the highest standards of environmental and social responsibility through all development stages from construction to operation. Costa Navarino follows a meticulously planned environmental policy to protect the environment and natural resources of the region and at the same time improve the overall quality of living. A premier luxury travel destination in Greece, Costa Navarino aims to offer a world of authentic experiences, always with respect for the natural environment, the local community and the region’s rich history and culture.

THE REGION
Top global destination

Voted one of the 20 best destinations in the world by National Geographic Traveler editors.

Sustainable destination

One of the most sustainable destinations in the world, as highlighted by prestigious international awards for its environmental practices and commitment to sustainable development.

Stunningly diverse landscape

Sweeping views and majestic panoramas. Pristine coastlines, secluded bays and endless sandy beaches. Meandering rivers, crystalline lagoons, hidden waterfalls, deep gorges and unexplored islets.

Unique habitats

A key stopover in the flyway of migratory birds, Gialova lagoon provides shelter to 271 of the 442 recorded bird species in Greece.

Journey into a glorious past

A fascinating history that goes back 4,500 years. Neolithic settlements, Mycenaean palaces, Classical temples, Byzantine churches and medieval castles, all within easy reach.

Vibrant towns and villages

Bustling towns and villages offer a range of rewarding activities, from dining and lively nightlife to authentic local experiences.

Ideal yachting destination

Sfaktiria island serves as a natural breakwater, making Pylos a very safe anchorage.

Year-round destination

Balmy springs, warm summers and mild winters. Blue skies, sunny days and pleasant temperatures (25°C/77°F on average) make Costa Navarino an ideal year-round destination.

CHOOSE YOUR STAY
GOLF EXPERIENCE
The Dunes Course

A signature 18-hole, par 71 course, designed by Bernhard Langer in association with European Golf Design.

The Dunes Course

Richly endowed by nature, the site overlooks a magnificent sandy beach stretching for over 1 km, washed by the warm, clear blue waters of the Ionian Sea.

The Dunes Course

Close to the sea it has a links-style feel; further inland, the course unfolds in a captivating Greek landscape of olive and citrus groves.

The Bay Course

The Bay course, located in Navarino Bay, is a signature 18-hole, par 71 course, designed by the legendary Robert Trent Jones Jr.

The Bay Course

The Bay Course offers an alternative set of challenges and choices in a quite different setting, placing slightly greater emphasis on strategic play and positional golf.

The Bay Course

“Just as marble sculptures of the Classical period emerged from ancient Greece, we hope to sculpt a golf landscape worthy of the rest of time on a site I believe to be the best in Europe.” Robert Trent Jones Jr.

The International Olympic Academy Golf Course

Situated over 125 hectrares overlooking the historical bay of Navarino and the Ionian Sea, the International Olympic Academy Golf Cousrse measures 6,366m in length. The 18 holes hills course, par 72 has been designed to challenge the best golfers in a enchanting environment with dramatic views and memorable sunsets.

The Hills Course

The second golf course at Navarino Hills overlooks the rural landscape of Messinia with rugged mountains and small villages.
Measuring 6,280 yards, this 18-hole course par 72 completes the challenging experience designed to challenge the most experienced golfers in a different landscape setting.

EXPERIENCES
SPORTS

Cycle along country lanes, clamber over ancient rocks, surf the waves, explore the undersea world and discover enchanting waterfalls. Sporting activities at Costa Navarino offer thrilling experiences in a spectacular natural setting.

SPA

The Healing Massage Remedy by Hippocrates fuses ancient therapeutic knowledge and Greek aromatherapy in a unique manner that will leave you feeling invigorated and renewed.

DINING

A wealth of fresh, organically grown ingredients and devotion to the authentic tastes of Messinia.

AUTHENTICITY

Join local women for home-cooking in the nearby picturesque town of Pylos and prepare traditional dishes based on family recipes that have been passed down through generations.

KIDS

The Messinian “Neverland”: where kids can search for pirate treasure, recreate life in ancient Greece, discover the area's rich natural heritage and follow in the steps of Heracles!

EVENTS

Take part in Navarino Challenge, the multi-award winning sports tourism event held each year in September.

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