Hilton to Open First Doubletree Hotel in Greece

Hilton Worldwide has announced the signing of a franchise license agreement with Akti Helona S.A. to operate a Doubletree by Hilton Resort on the island of Kos in Greece. Scheduled to open in May, the Doubletree by Hilton Resort, Kos - Helona will be Hilton Worldwide’s second property in Greece and the country’s first Doubletree by Hilton. Hilton Worldwide currently operates one hotel in Greece, the Hilton Athens in the capital’s city center.

Doubletree by Hilton Resort, Kos - Helona is on the south-eastern coast line of Kos Island. The hotel, which originally opened as an independent hotel in June 2009, will have 238 rooms including 15 suites and three villas, two restaurants and bars, a spa and fitness area, as well as a private beach.

Doubletree by Hilton has 10 properties across Europe in the UK, Italy and Slovakia, with development projects confirmed in Russia and Romania.