CNN names The Romanos, a Luxury Collection Resort, Costa Navarino, as one of the “World’s best coastal resorts”
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- Created on Friday, 27 July 2012 09:10
The destination was also credited for its sustainable practices in CNN’s review. At Costa Navarino, environmental protection has been top priority in all stages, from the beginning of construction through to operation.
This latest accolade by CNN adds to the impressive list of awards and consequent international recognition received by Costa Navarino. Accolades from well-known media and award institutions, include Condé Nast Traveller (UK) and Condé Nast Traveler (USA), Travel + Leisure, The Sunday Times, National Geographic Traveler magazine, for the overall destination as well as the two hotels, The Romanos, a Luxury Collection Resort and The Westin Resort, Costa Navarino. The Anazoe Spa at Costa Navarino and the two signature-designed championship golf courses, The Dunes Course and The Bay Course, have also been recognised for excellence, by publications such as The Sunday Times Style Magazine for Anazoe Spa, along with Golf World and Golf Monthly for the two golf courses. Most recently, The Bay Course was named among the ‘Best of the Best: Golf Courses’ by the highly acclaimed US publication Robb Report’s 2012 list, marking an incredible achievement for the course that only opened ten months ago.
Located in Costa Navarino’s first area Navarino Dunes, The Romanos, A Luxury Collection Resort, is set amidst lush olive groves and overlooks the sparkling Ionian Sea offering breathtaking views and a magnificent sandy beach that stretches for over 1 km. Deluxe rooms and suites provide private infinity pools in almost all ground-floor units, and the magnificent 660 square metre Royal Villa Koroni has been awarded for its design. A wide offering at Costa Navarino includes extensive children facilities and a variety of gastronomy venues. Activities are various and plenty, sports enthusiasts can pick from land and sea pursuits, including sailing the Messinian coastline, wind surfing, kite-surfing, SUP yoga, diving, mountain biking and hiking.
Nearby, guests can explore Messinia’s long and varied coastline including secluded bays and the famous Voidokilia beach, celebrated as being among the best beaches in the world.