The resort

At a beautiful area in Northwest Greece called “Pieria”, in a traditional settlement, known to natives as “Paleo Elatochori” (literally means the Old Village of Fir trees), facing the magnitude of prominent Mount Olympus, Vaela Hotel Cultural Resort & Spa was born after many years of gestation.

Who we are

Va-e-la (Vanessa-Eva-Larissa) is the third beloved child of Eve, the dreamer and doer of Vaela Hotel. Her history begins in the Czech Republic, following four major stations, America, Germany, Liechtenstein, Italy, while it ends here at last, where the mountain meets the sea, offering the most beautiful view to mythical Olympus… where everything is baptized into the sacred Greek light...


Vaela Hotel resembles a personal calendar that tells stories, stories about each and every trip and memory in its own unique way. It represents a welcoming family that embraces every visitor with warmth. It is an empyrean destination of relaxation and tranquility...