Montenegro: The all-inclusive resort brand Rixos Hotels has debuted in Montenegro with the opening of The Heritage Grand Perast.
A UNESCO World Heritage Site, The Heritage Grand Perast has been fully renovated over the last two years and reopened last month. The hotel is housed in an 18th century palace and is comprised of four buildings – Smekja, Jadran, Grado, and Teodo, overlooking the Bay of Kotor.
Offering 130 rooms including eight duplex rooms, a royal suite and a royal duplex suite, other amenities include the Panoramic restaurant, the Piazza restaurant, a spa with an 18-metre indoor swimming pool, hammam sauna and ice fountain, as well as a private beach.
Francois Baudin, chief business officer at Rixos, said: “Rixos has been exploring Montenegro for some time, and we are delighted to have found such an incredible and beautiful home with The Heritage Grand Perast. The unique hotel fits perfectly with Rixos’ vision of creating havens away from the busy world for guests to escape and be entertained. We’re excited to welcome guests back to an iconic hotel with a Rixos influence.”
Rixos Hotels has presence in seven other countries, including Turkey, the UAE, Egypt, Croatia, Qatar, Russia and Kazakhstan.
The brand entered into a JV with Accor in 2017 and now forms part of Accor’s lifestyle division, Ennismore.