Four Seasons Astir Palace Hotel Athens invites its guests and the public to a full program of events and activities to celebrate the festive season.
From outdoor carousel rides and horse riding for children to Christmas markets and live jazz performances, there is something to satisfy all guests, big or small.
Festive Riviera Activities
Kids for All Seasons
- Nafsika 5th floor – Until January 8, 2020 – 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
Bring the kids to a host of activities this season – decorating a Christmas tree, storytelling afternoons, a Christmas treasure hunt, and a pony ride with Santa Claus – all sure to make Christmas at Four Seasons the kids’ favourite time of year. Visitors welcome.
Christmas Market and Carousel
- Mercato Terrace – Until January 8, 2020 – 11:30 am – 3:30 pm and 4:30–8:30 pm
Take in the joy of the Festive Season at a traditional European-style Christmas Market. Expect glühwein, hot chocolate, sweet and savoury treats, traditional lucky charms, arts-and-crafts activities, as well as a magical carousel that will delight young visitors.
Pony Rides with Santa Claus
- On December 31, 2019 and January 1, 2020 for children aged 5-12.
As the reindeer were busy preparing for their ride with Santa, they sent Four Seasons their cousins to show young guests around Four Seasons Athens, where the magic of the season comes to life.
Christmas Gift Shopping
Unwrap the magic of the season with Four Seasons gifts for oneself and loved ones. From traditional festive delicacies to pampering experiences, choose a gift that will surpass even the highest of expectations.
Holiday Pampering at the Spa
- Nafsika 1st floor, every day, 10:00 am-8:00 pm
Looking to escape the hustle and bustle of the festive season or get pampered before holiday parties? A variety of treatments at the Spa will ensure guests are relaxed and glowing.
Festive Riviera Dining
Live Jazz and Swing Performance
- Avra Lounge, every Thursday evening from November 14, 2019, 9:00–11:00 pm
Thursdays will be swinging this December and January with the unique jazzy sounds of Gadjo Dilo, the talented Athenian band reviving the gypsy jazz tradition.
Festive Evening Tea
- Avra Lounge – Until January 8, 2020 – 3:00–6:00 pm
Enjoy freshly-brewed premium Jing teas, coffee and hot chocolate accompanied by an enticing selection of sweet and savoury homemade delicacies. Add a glass of champagne for an extra touch of holiday cheer.
- Mercato – January 1, 2020 – 12:30–4:30 pm
Leave the cooking to Four Seasons this holiday season and enjoy the joyful festive spirit at Mercato. Savour indulgent artisanal delicacies and traditional dishes from an enhanced festive brunch buffet. Reservations required.
New Year’s Eve Dinner
- Mercato – December 31, 2019 – 8:00 pm – 1:00 am
Celebrate the end of a sparkling year and the beginning of an even brighter New Year with a sumptuous seven-course dinner in Mercato. Then, join everyone for the final countdown at the New Year’s Eve Party at Nafsika Platea.
New Year’s Eve Gala Dinner and Party
- Nafsika Platea – December 31, 2019 – Buffet opens at 8:30 pm
An enchanting festive wonderland hosts a majestic buffet of international cuisine and an abundance of champagne. Dance into the glistening Νew Υear, as fireworks light up the sky, marking the beginning of this grand party.
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