ATHENS - Santikos Collection and Airotel Group are thrilled to announce the launch of new hotel management company, Capital H. One of the main driving forces behind launching Capital H was to cement a strategic alliance between the two groups who will jointly collaborate across a range of initiatives. Capital H will offer specialized services across all facets of the upscale hotel, resort and private club industry, appealing to business owners who are looking for leaner and innovational forms of hotel management to serve their needs.
Alexandros Vassilikos, CEO of Airotel Group and partner of Capital H says, “Tourism will go through radical transformations at a much faster pace than we all anticipated. Consolidation is key in order to face the challenges ahead. Whilst doing that by joining forces with another second generation family of hoteliers, we offer investors and hotel owners viable, competitive and top of the line management solutions. Combining expertise and forward thinking, Capital H will lead hotels to new tourism models.”
This exciting new partnership creates a platform for Santikos Collection & Airotel Group to work more closely together whilst at the same time allowing both brands to retain their unique heritage and identity. Capital H launches with 11 hotels, of which the signature properties of Santikos Collection & Airotel Group include; the Stratos Vassilikos Hotel at the heart of Athens, Princess Resort, Skiathos, a signature family beach resort in Skiathos Island and Galaxy Hotel in Kavala that offers staggering views of the city. The alliance greatly amplifies the reach of both groups and in turn provides guests with a greater variety of
accommodation options across Greece.
On the launch of the business, Konstantinos Santikos, Managing Director of Santikos Collection and partner of Capital H comments, “We are delighted to launch this partnership with two fellow second generation hoteliers. It’s a great opportunity to reassess and rebuild hospitality in terms of efficiency and long-term thinking, while remaining committed to providing all our guests with unparalleled service and renewed experiences”.
With a complement of over 850 rooms under Capital H’s management and 35 years of operational excellence, the alliance currently represents a variety of 4* and 5*, city and resort hotels in South East Europe. With an incessant drive to provide guests with memorable and unique experiences, both Santikos Collection & Airotel’s operational blueprint lies on the foundation that success is not defined by simply adapting but to be leaders in carving out the new and keeping ahead of the game. This ingenuity and drive can be already be seen by the individual businesses’ own proven track records of award-winning innovation and cooperation with leading brand partners.
The team brings together a wealth of high-level expertise in hotel management, enhanced by commitment to leading with purpose. They’re front-runners in innovation, hospitality sustainability, colleague learning and development and are experienced in enriching the communities they operate in. Capital H’s team will collaborate on these aspects while the core services offered will focus on Hospitality Management, Hospitality Support Management and Hospitality Investment Management.
Collaborative efforts and knowledge across these areas will provide brilliant synergies, not only for the respective brands but for future properties and brands joining the Capital H portfolio. The growth and expansion of the company in time will enable brands to come together to further evolve the meaning of quality hospitality.