The lovely city of Thessaloniki overlooks the majestic Aegean Sea in all its glory, and holds a lot of historic beauty reflecting on its Greek culture.

For most couples travelling to Thessaloniki, we understand you prefer to stay at a hotel close to the beach.

Fortunately, this exquisite seaside destination comes with a variety of beach accommodations with varying price range to meet your needs.

We did some research and checked out all the beaches nearby, as well as the hotels with the highest overall guest ratings.

Enjoy a one-of-a-kind vacation by the water in Thessaloniki by considering one of these high-end beach hotels with the best amenities and breathtaking views.

Agia Triada Beach

The long stretches of sandy shores with crystal water and warm sunny weather invites you for a delightful beach vacation at the Agia Triada beach.

It is connected to Thessaloniki with public transport leaving every half an hour, and is 22 km from the city center, while also being close to the Epanomi and Nea Michaniona village.

The sun kissed shores are lined with sunbeds and umbrella, and there are a variety of taverns, cafés and beach resorts to keep you close to the turquoise waters.

1. Angelbay Bungalows

With a smart whitewashed look, Angelbay Bungalows is nestled on a beautiful hill next to the Agia Triada along the Thermaic Gulf.

The serene location is surrounded with the best natural landscapes Thessaloniki has to offer, ideal for couples looking for privacy.

Luxurious bungalows boast a comfortable layout with access to all the basic amenities within a spacious setting.

Enjoy your favorite drinks at the tastefully furnished patios while absorbing the breathtaking views of the ocean.

One of the bungalows also has a cozy fireplace and a whirlpool tub for the ultimate unwinding experience.

There’s also a private beach area, along with an outdoor pool and BBQ grills.

  • Guest Rating: 9.6
  • Star Rating: 3 stars
  • Address: Agia Trias, Agia Triada, 57004, Greece

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Epanomi Beach & Potamos Beach

The warm and welcoming waters of Epanomi and Potamos beach offer a wonderful Caribbean experience amidst a relaxed setting.

Along the shores, you’ll find tasteful beach bars, umbrellas and sun beds as well as top-notch beach resorts only 45 minutes away from Thessaloniki.

2. Domus Maris Villas

The beautiful villa of Domus Maris is situated in Epanomi at a distance of 26km from Thessaloniki and boasts striking views of the ocean.

With only a small distance from the yacht port, the beautiful Epanomi and Potamos beach are at your disposal away from the city noises.

The accommodation comes well-equipped with high end amenities, including a full kitchen with oven and dishwasher.

Enjoy unobstructed views of the Aegean Sea and Mount Olympus from the comforts of your room with large airy balconies and two sun beds.

With tasteful Greek touches and high-class hospitality, you get a chance to explore the Greek culture reflected in the high-quality wine, seasonal fruits and cheese offered to welcome the guests.

Invigorating yoga classes are offered by the beach, as well as relaxing couple massages while you enjoy the mesmerising sea views.

  • Guest Rating: 9.6
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Address: Epanomi, Epanomi, 57500, Greece

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3. Akti Retzika

The contemporary laid-back hotel of Akti Retzika offers the best of Epanomi and Potamos beach along with fascinating views of Mount Olympus.

Akti Retzika is only 7m from the Epanomi village, and 22km from Thessaloniki Airport.

Modern bungalows feature spacious balconies with garden access, and are fully stocked mini fridge for drink late at night.

Some studios have access to kitchenettes and relaxing lounge areas, while apartments have separate living and dining areas along with pull out sofas.

There’s an on-site restaurant and bar with delectable seafood options, along with a beautiful terrace with city and ocean views.

For a more intimate setting, there’s a private beach with a bar to enjoy a dreamy sunset while sipping on your favorite cocktails.

  • Guest Rating: 9.1
  • Star Rating: 3 stars
  • Address: Potamos Beach, Epanomi, 57500, Greece

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Nea Kallikrateia Beach

The beautiful beach and village of Nea Kallikrateia is 50 kilometres away from Thessaloniki and offer a beautiful sandy beach location with shallow and small waves, making it an ideal relaxing destination.

There are a variety of restaurants and bars around the beach, as well as a vibrant nightlife easily accessible from these lovely beach accommodations.

4. Aegean Blue Beach Hotel

Tucked along the road from Nea Kallikratia beach, this lovely beach resort faces the Aegean Sea and offers a casual accommodation.

The laidback beachfront hotel offers a variety of tastefully furnished rooms with complimentary Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVS, mini fridges and safe.

Some of the rooms have large balconies that open up to wonderful views of the sea and the city.

Upgraded suites offer a more spacious setting with separate sitting areas and pull-out sofas.

The classy on-site restaurant has floor-to-ceiling windows as well as a terrace to relish the incredible views of the ocean while you enjoy your favorite meals.

Couples will also love the casual bar and café, as well as access to a sauna and indoor pool on-site.

  • Guest Rating: 9.5
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Address: Beach Road, Nea Kalikratia, 63080, Greece

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5. Secret Paradise Hotel & Spa

As its name suggests, Secret Paradise Hotel & Spa offers a slice of heaven on Earth with its beautiful location across the Nea Kallikratia beach.

The contemporary whitewashed hotel is lined up with tasteful cafés, bars and restaurants, and is only 34kms from Thessaloniki Airport.

Minimalistic guestrooms have a casual layout with all the basic amenities to keep you comfortable.

A few upgraded rooms offer beautifully furnished balconies opening up to the beach with a mesmerising backdrop of mountains to wake up to every morning.

Don’t miss out on the striking panoramic views of the beach from the rooftop terrace.

There’s a refined on-site restaurant and a chic bar right next to the shaded outdoor pool.

You can also enjoy the sauna, spa, hammam and indoor pool on-site as well.

  • Guest Rating: 8.8
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Address: Georgiou Papandreou 11, Nea Kalikratia, 63080, Greece

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6. Georgalas Sun Beach Hotel

Set in Nea Kallikratia along the turquoise Geoponika beach, Georgalas Sun Beach Hotel faces the majestic Aegean sea and is 34 kilometers from the Thessaloniki Airport.

With a laidback setting, the hotel is close to a variety of tasteful cafés and tavernas in the area.

The highlight of every room of the hotel is the airy veranda or balconies offering unobstructed views of the lovely garden and sea.

Apartments offer a more spacious setting with separate living areas and well-equipped kitchenettes.

Enjoy a refined spread of complimentary breakfast buffet every morning, or dine in a relaxed all-day restaurant boasting amazing views of the sea.

There’s also a chic seasonal bar and café on the beach.

  • Guest Rating: 8.9
  • Star Rating: 2 stars
  • Address: Geoponika Beach, Nea Kalikratia, 63080, Greece

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Nea Plagia & Flogita Beach

Adorned with pearly white shores and calm turquoise waters, Nea Plagia and Nea Flogita is only half an hour drive away from Thessaloniki.

Along with eye catching landscapes, paved promenade and colorful parks, there’s also a variety of cafés with refreshing gardens, taverns, restaurants and shops on the beach.

Although you’ll find many options for accommodation on the wide sandy beach, we only found one hotel that is sure to be a comfortable and memorable stay for couples.

7. Hotel Mavridis

The cozy family-run Hotel Mavridis offers an ideal holiday setting along the lovely Flogita beach.

It boasts a causal layout and is tucked on a prominent street lined with many enjoyable eateries.

With airy balconies and all the basic amenities, the spacious rooms have a comfortable and homely ambience.

Some upgraded rooms offer clear views of the beautiful Aegean Sea.

The hotel has free breakfast and parking, and there’s a chic restaurant/bar on property.

Enjoy some much needed intimate time at the private beach area loaded with sun loungers, umbrellas and a ritzy bar.

  • Guest Rating: 9.2
  • Star Rating: 3 stars
  • Address: Main Street, Flogita, 63200, Greece

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Nea Potidia

An impressive range of beachfront hotels embellish the coast of the quaint town of Nea Potidia.

The gorgeous town is less than an hour away from Thessaloniki, and is home to sandy beaches and a landmark canal holding immense historic significance.

Lively coastal paths are lined with hip bars, cafés, harbor-side tavernas and discos, along with delightful beach fun and water sports that can be easily accessed by staying at these hotels.

8. Pomegranate Wellness Spa Hotel

Encompassing a private area of the beach, Pomegranate Wellness Spa Hotel overlooks the mighty Aegean Sea and is surrounded by lush palm trees.

The hotel is only 2 kilometers from Nea Potidea village and is near the historic Archaia Olynthos Roman ruins.

With airy balconies/terraces, the rooms open up to the best views of the ocean along with high-end amenities and posh marble bathrooms equipped with whirlpool tubs.

For the best views of the city and ocean, opt for upgraded suites with separate living areas.

The hotel offers complimentary breakfast and parking, along with several on-site restaurants, bars and an adults-only nightclub.

There’s also an indoor pool with spa, outdoor pools and a gym.

  • Guest Rating: 9.4
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Address: Nea Potidea , Nea Potidaea, 63200, Greece

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9. Potidea Palace Hotel

The refreshing all-inclusive Potidea Palace Hotel is located in Halkidiki and is only 30 minutes away from Thessaloniki.

Boasting a modern layout, the hotel highlights the best parts of the harbor town with close proximity to the intriguing archaeological site of Ancient Olynthus.

Contemporary rooms have all the basic amenities and feature spacious terraces and balconies with wonderful views of the sea.

Couples will love the upgraded suites which come with additional space including living rooms and Nespresso machines.

There are two refined on-site restaurants as well as 4 bars, one of which is a chic beach bar and a hookah bar.

There’s also a kids pool and an outdoor pool, along with spa and tennis courts.

  • Guest Rating: 9.1
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Address: 5th km Moudanion-Kassandras, Nea Potidaea, 63200, Greece

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10. Portes Beach Hotel

Located right on the laidback Nea Potidea beach with mesmerizing views of the deep blue Aegean Sea, Portes Beach Hotel offers a 4-star stay with high-end facilities.

It enjoys a prominent spot at the beginning of the Kassandra peninsula, and is close to the Panagia Korifini church and famous canal of Potidea.

The hotel features contemporary rooms that have all the basic amenities as well as terraces or balconies.

With upgraded rooms, you cane enjoy unobstructed views of the sea along with a more spacious setting.

There’s complimentary breakfast offered every morning, and the on-site restaurant features an airy buffet setting.

Along with direct beach access from the hotel, there’s also a casual bar, sauna, spa and gym on-site.

  • Guest Rating: 8.2
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Address: Main Street, Nea Potidaea, 63200, Greece

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11. Portes Lithos Luxury Resort

Located on a tranquil sandy beach along the Thermaikos gulf coastline, Portes Lithos Luxury Resort offers posh accommodations with breathtaking views.

The hotel is 4 kilometers from Nea Moudania town, and overlooks the beautiful Aegean Sea and Mount Olympus.

Tasteful guestrooms have all the basic amenities to keep you comfortable, including free Wi-Fi, flat-screens with satellite channels and a comfy shower.

Couples can enjoy a complimentary breakfast buffet every morning, or help themselves to delicious American breakfast.

There’s a soothing sauna, outdoor swimming pool and fitness center along with a bar and a beautiful garden.

For a romantic night, the on-site refined restaurant offers fine dining options with a variety of delicious cuisines.

  • Guest Rating: 8.0
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Address: 4th km Nea Moudania – Kassandra Halkidiki, Nea Potidaea, 63200, Greece

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Sani beach offers a wealth of exciting gastronomic and cultural attractions alongside the sunny shores and azure blue waters.

The beach is only 50 minutes drive away from Thessaloniki airport, and is lined up with a variety of beachfront hotels and resorts with water sports stations for a truly invigorating trip.

12. Sani Beach Resort

The laidback seasonal Sani Beach Resort is located right next to the Bousoulas beach and 73 kilometers from Thessaloniki Airport.

Opening up to the deep blue waters of Cape Sani, the resort offers a number of high-end facilities with wonderful views.

The contemporary rooms have well-furnished balconies offering enthralling views of the sea.

For a more spacious setting, opt for the upgraded suites that come with 1 or 2 bedrooms and separate living areas.

One of the most attractive features of the resort is its lagoon-style swimming pool and an unwinding spa facility.

There are 4 tasteful on-site restaurants and 6 bars, and the hotel gives direct access to two private beaches, the perfect setting for a couples retreat.

  • Guest Rating: 9.4
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Address: Kassandra, Sani Beach, 63077, Greece

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13. Sani Dunes

Set on a private beach, Sani Dunes enjoys a beautiful Mediterranean location and seamlessly compliments the azure waters that surround it.

The lively hotel is located close to Sani Marina restaurants, and is 73 kilometers from Thessaloniki Airport.

With a colourful layout reflecting on the vibrant culture of the city, the rooms offer a comfortable stay with all the basic amenities, including Nespresso machines and minibars.

All rooms come with spacious terraces, while suites also have lounges and provide direct beach access.

Sani Dunes is home to the largest heated swimming pool in Greece for a pure unadulterated vacation experience.

There are 3 on-site restaurants, a classy wine bar and 6 tennis courts on property.

  • Guest Rating: 9.3
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Address: Kassandra, Sani Beach, 63077, Greece

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14. Sani Club

The tranquil Sani Club is part of the Sani resort, and features refreshing Mediterranean gardens all around, along with views of the Aegean Sea and Mount Olympus.

It encompasses the colorful beauty of Kassandra’s green bay and is 72 kilometers from the Thessaloniki Airport.

Chic rooms offer a polished layout with balconies or terraces opening up to garden/sea views.

Some of the suites and upgraded rooms feature private gardens of their own for a more intimate setting, while the large bungalows also have private pools and whirlpool tubs for couples.

The hotel offers access to private beach with a restaurant of its own.

There are two other on-site restaurants, as well as 3 bars, one of which is located near the outdoor pool.

  • Guest Rating: 9.3
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Address: Kassandra Halkidikis, Sani Beach, 63077, Greece

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Kryopigi Beach & Polychrono Beach

If you are looking for a quiet and tranquil beach vacation, the idyllic beach of Polychorno and Kryopigi offers the perfect setting for an intimate holiday.

Located on the Gulf of Toroneos, the beach is southeast of Kassandra peninsula near the villages of Chaniotis and Kiropigi, and around 1 hours 15 minutes’ drive from Thessaloniki.

There are a lot of great beachfront hotels along the white sand shores with calm waters that are ideal for snorkeling and enjoying a nice swim.

15. Sea Level Hotel

The cozy ambiance and warm hospitality of Sea Level Hotel offers a relaxing stay with wonderful views of the sea.

Boasting an earthy layout with calming tones of ivory and white, the interiors flow in harmony with the scenic beauty all around the hotel.

Accommodations range from standard guest rooms to premium and executive rooms with captivating views of the sea.

For couples, dreamy honeymoon suite offers furnished balconies with hot tub plunge pools, ideal for a romantic setting.

Enjoy your favorite drinks at the tasteful beach bar, or indulge in fine dining experience at the on-site restaurant.

There’s also a seasonal outdoor swimming pool available throughout the day.

  • Guest Rating: 9.2
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Address: Παραλια κεντρο Πολυχρονου, Polykhrono, 63085, Greece

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16. Aegean Melathron Thalasso Spa Hotel

With a wonderful lush setting, Aegean Melathron Thalasso Spa Hotel offers awe-inspiring views of the Aegean Sea with warm hospitality and world class facilities.

The upscale hotel is only a short distance from the Folklore Museum of Athitos and Temple of Ammon Zeus.

There are a variety of options with views for couples, but we would highly recommend the suite with a private pool.

You’ll also find full kitchens and separate sitting areas in the suite.

In terms of food, there’s free breakfast and dinner with your stay, along with a choice of 4 tasteful on-site restaurants and 6 bars.

The lovely private beach area gives a much needed intimate time.

But if you don’t feel like venturing too far out from the hotel, there are 8 outdoor pools, spa and an indoor pool offering an unwinding experience for guests.

  • Guest Rating: 8.8
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Address: Main Street, Kallithea Halkidikis, 63077, Greece

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17. Kassandra Palace Hotel & Spa

With a seamless idyllic setting, Kassandra Palace Hotel & Spa offers a soothing holiday experience overlooking the beautiful Aegean Sea.

The hotel is a short distance from the Turtle Lake and the Temple of Ammon Zeus.

Each guest rooms offers a laidback vibe with all the basic amenities and spacious balconies.

Upgraded rooms have unobstructed views of the sea, while the suites offer separate living areas, kitchenettes and bathrooms with whirlpool tubs.

The wonderful spa at the hotel offers a truly unwinding experience with massages, sauna and steam room.

There’s also an indoor pool and an outdoor pool, along with a tasteful beachfront restaurant and bar.

  • Guest Rating: 8.1
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Address: Kriopigi, Kriopigi, 63077, Greece

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18. GHotels Theophano Imperial Palace

Tucked along tranquil beachfront gardens, the lively GHotels Theophano Imperial Palace offers luxurious night stay with distinct well-designed services.

The hotel is close to the historic temple of Ammos Zeus and the famous Folklore Museum of Afytos.

Vibrant and cheerful rooms feature a country-style setting with all the basic amenities and whirlpool tubs for couples.

All the rooms come with balconies from where you can enjoy enthralling views of the sea.

Upgraded suites come with added space, extra bedrooms, as well as private outdoor pools.

There are three high-end restaurants, a classy piano bar, as well as a poolside bar along with outdoor pool and a private beach area.

  • Guest Rating: 8.0
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Address: Main Street, Kallithea Halkidikis, 63077, Greece

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Paralia Beach

Paralia beach is easily accessible from Thessaloniki, and boasts a tranquil vibe with few bars, cafés and shops scattered along its coast.

The clear blue waters are ideal for swimming or indulging in a number of water sports, and we found a couple of beachfront hotels perfect for couples looking to stay near this beach.

19. Hotel Alkyon

The quaint, family-run Hotel Alkyon is tucked along the hillside and overlooks the Aegean Sea in all its glory.

Its only 1 kilometer from Mykonos ferry terminal and 2 kilometers from the Aegean Maritime Museum and Mykonos windmills.

Bathed in the warm sun of the Aegean, the laidback guestrooms come with spacious balconies with unobstructed views of the sea.

Upgraded suites have separate living rooms along with high-end amenities to keep you comfortable.

There’s complimentary breakfast buffet every morning, along with a chic on-site bar.

If it gets too crowded on the beach, you’ll love the soothing outdoor pool on a sunny day.

  • Guest Rating: 9.2
  • Star Rating: 3 stars
  • Address: Leoforos Stratou 2, Paralia Katerinis, 60100, Greece

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20. Mediterranean Village Hotel & Spa

The luxurious Mediterranean Village Hotel & Spa enjoys a prime location on the sandy Pieria beach with an impressive lineup of high-end facilities.

With a sophisticated layout, the resort overlooks the Aegean Sea and is only 13 kilometers from Katerini Municipal Park.

All the rooms and suites feature terraces or balconies to enjoy a romantic sunset against the azure waters form the comforts of your room.

Upgrade suites have direct pool access, separate living areas and whirlpool tubs, while some also have private outdoor pools of their own.

The hotel offers free breakfast and dinner, along with 3 tasteful on-site restaurants, a casual café, snack bar and two chic bars.

Get access to private beach area from the hotel, or unwind by the outdoor pools, spa with sauna and steam bath.

  • Guest Rating: 8.4
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Address: Main Street, Paralia Katerinis, 60100, Greece

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Map of Thessaloniki Hotels on the Beach

There’s a lot to unpack and explore in Thessaloniki, and these beachfront resorts will make sure you do so with the best holiday experience and all the pampering you deserve.

Although any of these hotels will make for a great stay by the sea for couples, I personally love the Sani Beach Resort for its artistic layout and a wonderfully romantic setting, making it ideal for an intimate beach vacation with a loved one.

Find More Thessaloniki Hotels on the Beach


Thessaloniki Beach HotelsBeach
Angelbay BungalowsAgia Triada Beach
Domus Maris VillasEpanomi Beach & Potamos Beach
Akti RetzikaEpanomi Beach & Potamos Beach
Aegean Blue Beach HotelNea Kallikrateia Beach
Secret Paradise Hotel & SpaNea Kallikrateia Beach
Georgalas Sun Beach HotelNea Kallikrateia Beach
Hotel MavridisNea Plagia & Flogita Beach
Pomegranate Wellness Spa HotelNea Potidia
Potidea Palace HotelNea Potidia
Portes Beach HotelNea Potidia
Portes Lithos Luxury ResortNea Potidia
Sani Beach ResortSani
Sani DunesSani
Sani ClubSani
Sea Level HotelKryopigi Beach & Polychrono Beach
Aegean Melathron Thalasso Spa HotelKryopigi Beach & Polychrono Beach
Kassandra Palace Hotel & SpaKryopigi Beach & Polychrono Beach
GHotels Theophano Imperial PalaceKryopigi Beach & Polychrono Beach
Hotel AlkyonParalia Beach
Mediterranean Village Hotel & SpaParalia Beach
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