Hilton hotels to debut Santorini with luxury beachfront resort – Greek City Times
Santorini’s first Hilton hotel is slated to open in spring 2022.
Global hotel chain Hilton has just announced a franchise agreement with Alexandros Tourist and Hotel Services Ltd to open the new Sea Breeze Santorini Beach Resort in Exomitis, located in the southwestern part of Santorini.
A private and relaxing spot, Exomitis sits at the end of the 3.5 kilometer seemingly endless black sand beach that begins in Perissa and is famous for some of its smaller beaches dotted along its stretch, including Perivolos and Agios Georgios.
With the volcanic black sand beach on its doorstep, the Sea Breeze Luxury Resort is one of the most luxurious 5-star properties on arguably Greece’s most famous island, instantly recognizable for its picturesque cliffs adorned with whitewashed buildings. lime, with blue accents, in the shape of a cube and the mandarin sunsets that illuminate the sky and the sea.
The incredibly beautiful property with dazzling views over the Aegean Sea offers a combination of beautiful Cycladic architecture, family-friendly facilities and tailor-made services in an intimate setting.
Its interior design is inspired by the iconic blue and whitewashed architecture of Santorini, incorporating the island’s rugged natural beauty with stone walls and organic wood textures.
One of the few luxury resorts on the island of Santorini, the new 37-room Sea Breeze Santorini Beach Resort will have its own private beach, two restaurants and two bars for fine Mediterranean cuisine or a casual snack or a cocktail, two refreshing swimming pools, and exclusively aesthetic spa and fitness facilities.
The luxurious and enchanting rooms and suites of the Sea Breeze Santorini Beach Resort are associated with supreme comfort, with private plunge pools and Jacuzzi hot tubs.
The Sea Breeze Santorini Beach Resort, Curio Collection, is a short drive from Santorini’s most iconic sites. From the architecture of the cosmopolitan capital of Fira Island to the prehistoric town of Akrotiri, guests can easily explore the many popular tourist destinations of the volcanic island located nearby.
Less than two kilometers from Vlychada, a bustling marina teeming with seafood tavernas, attractions like the Santorini Art Factory and the nearby black pebble beach, Santorini can be explored against the backdrop of volcanic cliffs and sightseeing colorful beaches like the famous Red Beach and the iconic Perissa Black Sand Beach.
Sea Breeze Santorini Beach Resort will be owned by Curio Collection by Hilton, an upscale hotel brand within the Hilton Worldwide portfolio.
This will be the last Grecian Curio hotel, following the recent opening of the Royal Senses Resort & Spa Crete, Curio Collection by Hilton in June.
Curio Collection defines itself as a “soft brand” which means that its resort and specially selected independent hotels are supported by Hilton, while maintaining their own brand image.
A global portfolio of over 100 unique hotels and resorts, all offering a unique way to experience incredible destinations, Hilton has signed an ever-growing number of Curio Collection by Hilton hotels in recent years, with 66 hotels currently. in development.
Patrick Fitzgibbon, Senior Vice President, Development, Europe, Middle East & Africa, Hilton said: “With a 60-year legacy in Greece and on the heels of our last opening in Crete, we are delighted to further develop our portfolio. Greek with Premier Hilton Hotel in Santorini. One of Greece’s most popular islands, Santorini welcomes over two million visitors each year and is a great location for our second Curio Collection by Hilton in the Greek Islands. This new hotel joins more than 20 Curio Collection hotels in development across Europe, doubling the brand’s European presence over the next three years. Opening next year, we are happy to partner with specialists from Santorini Alexandros Ltd to offer this unique and impressive beachfront hotel.
Michail Karamolegkos, owner of Alexandros Ltd, said: “Our experience in Santorini, from excursions and transfers to hotels and villas, made us the perfect partner to open the first Hilton hotel on the island. We are delighted to be working with Hilton and look forward to developing our relationship in the future. We plan to open the hotel next year and are delighted to welcome guests to this spectacular property.
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