According to an announcement, the Royal Senses Resort Crete, Curio Collection by Hilton will be located in the Rethymno region and have 179 rooms. The hotel will feature state of the art facilities including a spa, indoor and outdoor pool, water park, tennis courts as well as a private beach and marina.
“Crete is one of Greece’s most popular islands, thanks to its warm climate, rich history and picturesque villages. Royal Senses Resort Crete will make a stunning addition to our rapidly growing Curio Collection of unique hotels, which includes upcoming properties in destinations including Lisbon, London and Reykjavik,” said Patrick Fitzgibbon, senior vice president, development for Europe, Middle East and Africa at Hilton.
Curio Collection by Hilton has over 90 one-of-a-kind hotels and resorts worldwide, that have been handpicked for their distinct character and personality.
“We are delighted that the Royal Senses Resort Crete, Curio Collection by Hilton will be the first in Greece to join this stunning selection of handpicked properties,” said Eleni Troulis, president of Troulis Royal Collection, a Greek lifestyle hotel company.
Having successfully operated its sister property, the Royal Blue Resort since 2009, Troulis is excited to be expanding the company’s portfolio and partnering with Hilton.
“It’s the perfect collaboration for us, as it combines the resort’s contemporary appreciation of Crete’s multifaceted culture and our family’s hospitality values with Hilton’s strong international customer appeal,” she said.
Hilton launched the Curio Collection brand in 2014.