The Curio Collection portfolio new hotel will open for the summer season in 2021 and will be one of the few international brand properties on the island.
Hilton signed an agreement with Troulis Royal Collection to open the Royal Senses Resort Crete, Curio Collection by Hilton in 2021.
The hotel will be located in the Rethymno area, in the northern part of the island. Featuring 179 rooms, the Royal Senses Resort Crete will be a new, contemporary construction and will feature state-of-the-art facilities including a spa, indoor and outdoor swimming pool, water park, tennis courts, as well as a private beach and marina.
Patrick Fitzgibbon, senior vice president of development for Europe, Middle East and Africa at Hilton, said :
Crete is one of Greece's most popular islands, thanks to its warm climate, rich history and picturesque villages. The Royal Senses Resort Crete will join our growing collection of unique hotels, which includes upcoming properties in destinations such as Lisbon, London and Reykjavik.
Eleni Troulis, President of Troulis Royal Collection, said :
We are delighted that the Royal Senses Resort Crete, Curio Collection by Hilton is the first in Greece to join this amazing selection of hand-picked properties. Having successfully operated its sister property, the Royal Blue Resort, since 2009, we are now delighted to expand our portfolio and partner with Hilton. This is a perfect collaboration for us as it combines our contemporary appreciation of the multi-faceted Cretan culture and the hospitality values of our family with the strong appeal of Hilton's international clientele.