Porto Carras Grand Resort Wins Five at Greek Hospitality Awards 2016
The Porto Carras Grand Resort won five accolades at last week’s Greek Hospitality Awards held at the Ethniki Asfalistiki Conference Center in Athens.
The resort complex in Halkidiki was honored with two Gold awards for Best Greek Casino Resort and Best Greek Golf Resort and three Silver for Best Greek Sports Resort, Best Greek Family Resort and Best Beach Resort.
In its second year, the Greek Hospitality Awards rewarded excellence in Greece’s hotel sector. Nominee hotels were evaluated by a judging committee, which included acclaimed personalities of the business, academic and tourism industry, and the voting public.
“We thank the committee, the organizers and the public voted for us to receive this award… The Porto Carras Grand Resort promises to continue its efforts to implement its vision for placing the complex in a top position on the world tourism map”, said Konstantina Alexopoulou, Chief Financial Officer of Porto Carras, when receiving the award for Best Greek Casino Resort.
Ms Alexopoulou announced that the Porto Carras Grand Resort in June will inaugurate a new luxury section in the casino of the Meliton hotel.
On Porto Carras’ second gold award, she said: “This is great honor for Porto Carras, particularly in view of the international golf tournament ‘7th Porto Carras Pro Am & Open’ to be held on May 5-8, aiming to promote Halkidiki’s Sithonia and Greece in general as an international golf destination in a market that shows great potential.”
A unique resort in Greece, Porto Carras features two 5-star hotels, an imposing world-class villa, a luxurious casino and two thalassotherapy & spa centers. Furthermore, in includes an international-standard 18-hole golf course, a well equipped conference hall in Northern Greece, a horse riding academy and Greece’s largest organic vineyard.
The Greek Hospitality Awards 2016 were held under the organization of Ethos Events and the TIF-HELEXPO.