It’s the Most Wonderful Time of Year on the Athens Riviera at Four Seasons Astir Place Hotel

November 14, 2019,
Athens, Greece

Four Seasons Astir Palace Hotel Athens invites Hotel patrons and the public to a full program of Christmas events and activities to celebrate this 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, from December 16, 2019 to 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, from December 16, 2019 to 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 24, 25, 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, from December 9, 2019 to 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.

Festive Brunch

  • Mercato, December 25, 2019 and 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.

Christmas Eve Dinner

  • Mercato, December 24, 2019, 7:00 pm - 1:00 am

Celebrate the merriest night of the year at Four Seasons. A glass of Taittinger Rosé will welcome guests, a delectable five-course dinner will get everyone in the spirit of Christmas and classic Italian panettone will end the festive meal on a traditional sweet note.

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.

For reservations, call +30 210 890 1000.