Greece: Hotel franchising company Wyndham Hotels & Resorts has added the 171-room Ajul Luxury Hotel & Spa Resort to its Registry Collection, marking the first hotel opening in Europe for the luxury soft brand.
Located in Halkidiki, Greece, Ajul Luxury Hotel & Spa Resort is owned and operated by Zeus International Hotels & Resorts. The property marks the latest addition to Registry Collection, joining 16 properties across Mexico, Panama, Brazil, Dominican Republic and Jamaica.
The beachfront hotel offers 171 rooms, 26 private villas and and 92 bungalows. Amenities include five swimming pools, a spa with an outdoor pool, two tennis courts, a basketball and beach volleyball court, as well as event space, three restaurants, and three bars.
Dimitris Manikis, president EMEA of Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, said: “Expanding Registry Collection Hotels to Europe enables us to further diversify our offering, giving our guests access to even more travel experiences and incredible destinations around the world. Zeus International Hotels & Resorts is a like-minded partner with many years of experience welcoming visitors and growing brands across Europe. Introducing [Registry Collection] with them in Halkidiki, a renowned hotspot for its impressive nature, coastline, and culture, makes this launch even more special.”
Haris Siganos, president and CEO of Zeus International Hotels & Resorts, said: “Opening the first luxury resort under Registry Collection Hotels in Europe is testament to Zeus International Hotels & Resorts’ commitment to innovating our offering and providing outstanding hospitality to our guests, in Greece and abroad. Our fruitful and growing collaboration with Wyndham enables us to maintain the unique individuality of the Ajul Luxury Hotel & Spa Resort, while opening its doors to travellers from all around the world.”
Wyndham Hotels & Resorts and Zeus International Hotels & Resorts have collaborated on other projects, covering 10 hotels in three countries under brands including Wyndham, Wyndham Grand, Ramada, Dolce, Trademark Collection by Wyndham, and now the Registry Collection Hotels.
Zeus International owns and manages an additional 12 hotels in Greece, Romania, and Italy.