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Greece Opens Call for ‘Quarantine Hotels’

The Greek Tourism Ministry is inviting hotels on six islands to offer their facilities for Covid-19 isolation purposes.

Op-Ed: ‘Decisions for Tourism will Need to be Strategically Flexible’ – Alexandros Vassilikos

As the world awaits for tourism to restart in the post-coronavirus era, Hellenic Chamber of Hotels President Alexandros Vassilikos analyzes what we have learned from the industry’s evolution over the past decades.

Best Western Adds Hotel on Andros to Portfolio

Best Western Southeastern Europe has added the Chryssi Akti Hotel on Andros, Greece, to its portfolio of properties.

HOTREC Rolls Out #TogetherForHospitality Campaign to Support Tourism Recovery

HOTREC, the European umbrella association of hotels, restaurants and cafés, has launched a digital campaign to support the tourism sector.

Chryssi Akti on Andros Joins ‘Sure Hotel Collection’ by Best Western

The Chryssi Akti on Andros has joined the Sure Hotel Collection by Best Western, a collection for independently managed hotels under the roof of the BWH Hotel Group.

rapidbounce Releases New Apps for Tourism, F&B and Customer Services

Greek hospitality consulting company rapidbounce has launched new apps for its partners in the field of tourism, F&B and customer services.

Hotels Chamber Launches #filoxeniaMoU Greek Hospitality Action

Greek hoteliers have launched #filoxeniaMoU, a month-long initiative dedicated to the importance of hospitality in the recovery of tourism.

Halkidiki Tourism Professionals May Cover 50% of Covid-19 Testing Costs for Tourists

Tourism professionals in Halkidiki, Northern Greece, are examining the possibility of paying for part of the cost of Covid-19 testing for tourists.

Puro Hospitality Management Celebrates Successful First Year of Operation

Puro Hospitality Management is celebrating a successful first year of operation, despite the challenges brought by the Covid-19 pandemic.

Greek Hotels Next in Line for Covid-19 Support

The Greek government will release a new round of Covid-19 support measures and “green” incentives for hotels.

Square Lime Hospitality Management Expects 2021 Travel Demand for Greece to Rise

Although 2021 will still be a difficult year for the hospitality industry, Greek company Square Lime expects the demand for travel to eventually pick up, especially for Greece.

Anatolia Group Opens Tech-Friendly 5-star ONOMA Hotel in Thessaloniki

Greek company Anatolia Hospitality has opened the doors to its newest five-star member "ONOMA", the hotel that totally adapts to its guests.

Turnover of Greek Hotels Down by 78% in 2020

Turnover of the Greek hotel industry in 2020 dropped by 78% percent year-on-year to 1.83 billion euros, according to a new report by ITEP.

Interview – Vassilis Themelidis: ‘Wyndham’s Key Focus is Supporting its Hotel Partners’

Vassilis Themelidis, Wyndham Hotels & Resorts new regional director for south and east Europe, gives his thoughts on the "next day" forming for hospitality.

Greek Tourism Ministry and Hellenic Chamber of Hotels Focus on CSR in Hospitality

The Greek Tourism Ministry and the Hellenic Chamber of Hotels have launched a cooperation that is expected to further strengthen the country's hospitality offering.

Federico Santos Shares Philosophy of Puro Hospitality Management: ‘We Want to be a Strategic Partner to Hoteliers’

Federico Santos shares Puro Hospitality Management's vision which is to be a valuable and strategic partner to hoteliers.

Athens’ Hotel Grande Bretagne ‘Not for Sale’, Says Owner

The owner of the Grande Bretagne in Athens have denied reports in local press that the historic hotel is up for sale.

Greek Coastal Destinations Winning Over Tourists in Covid-19 Times

Coastal destinations in Attica and the South Aegean islands are winning over the trust of domestic and foreign travelers amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Greek Hoteliers Demand Unified Covid-19 Approach

Citing a drop in bookings in Northern Greece, hoteliers are calling for a single unified Covid-19 approach that will not impact arrivals to the country.

Greek Hoteliers Call for Mandatory Covid-19 Testing

Greek hoteliers are urging the government to implement mandatory Covid-19 testing 72 hours ahead of travel to all incoming tourists.