Hilton for Tunisia

Hilton

Hilton has signed an agreement with Societe Marhaba Beach to open Hilton Skanes Monastir Beach Resort in 2022.

Carlos Khneisser, VP, development, Middle East and Africa for Hilton, said: “As travellers plan their vacations and dream of new destinations to visit, we see great potential to expand our portfolio in resort locations across North Africa,.

“Tunisia has a rich tradition of tourism and hospitality and we are delighted to be partnering with owner Societe Marhaba Beach to bring Hilton to the beautiful resort of Skanes as we grow our portfolio in locations across the country.” 

The site will feature two outdoor swimming pools, a spa & wellness centre featuring an indoor pool, as well as fitness facilities, tennis courts and kid’s club for family entertainment. 

There will be eight food and beverage outlets including two specialty restaurants, an all-day dining restaurant, specialty bar, pool bar, as well as two lounges.

Hichem Driss, owner, Societe Marhaba Beach, said: “We are delighted to form a partnership with Hilton to open a premier resort – part of the Palm Lake Monastir development – a new investment in Skanes that will feature retail, entertainment and residential. We are proud to bring Hilton’s renowned hospitality to the Tunisian coast, which will further enhance the tourism offering and international appeal of the destination.”