HILTON Is MARKING Its ENTRY INTO TUNISIA WITH A BLEND OF TUNISIAN HERITAGE, MODERN SOPHISTICATION, AND WORLD-CLASS HOSPITALITY. GUESTS CAN INDULGE IN PANORAMIC MEDITERRANEAN VIEWS, LUXURIOUS AMENITIES, AND CLOSE PROXIMITY TO CULTURAL LANDMARKS IN THIS SOUGHT-AFTER RESORT DESTINATION.
Hilton Skanes Monastir Beach Resort, a stunning addition to Tunisia’s sought-after resort destination of Skanes, has officially opened its doors. Situated on the picturesque coastline, this hotel marks Hilton’s debut in Tunisia, offering a blend of luxurious dining, wellness facilities, and breathtaking Mediterranean views, all within close proximity to historic cultural landmarks.
Nestled in Skanes, a region renowned for its rich history, vibrant culture, and natural beauty, the resort is conveniently located just six miles from downtown Monastir and eight miles from Sousse. Guests will find themselves in close proximity to attractions such as the Ribat of Monastir, Mausoleum of Bourguiba, and Medina of Sousse. Additionally, the Monastir-Habib Bourguiba International Airport is easily accessible, making the resort an ideal choice for travelers seeking an authentic Tunisian experience.
Designed as a tribute to Tunisian culture, the Hilton Skanes Monastir Beach Resort showcases the essence of the country’s heritage while embodying modern sophistication and culinary excellence. Jan van der Putten, Vice President of Operations for Africa and the Indian Ocean at Hilton, expressed excitement about the resort’s opening, stating, “This new resort offers guests a blend of Tunisian heritage, modern sophistication, culinary excellence, and Hilton hospitality – creating the perfect beachside stay.”
Continuing their commitment to expanding the portfolio of resort hotels across the African continent, Hilton aims to provide travelers with exceptional holiday options in remarkable destinations like Tunisia, while also generating employment opportunities for local residents within the travel and tourism industry.
With 346 rooms and suites boasting balconies and stunning sea or pool views, the resort ensures a comfortable and memorable stay for every guest. The property offers an array of amenities, including an indoor seawater pool, four outdoor pools, Jacuzzis, water toboggans, a Kids and Teens Club, a games room, and tennis courts. The pristine white sand beach presents the perfect setting for sunbathing, swimming, and indulging in water sports.
Culinary enthusiasts will delight in the diverse dining options available at the resort. The Kitchen, a contemporary all-day dining experience, features a buffet and live cooking stations. The Drift lobby lounge, Mulberry Tavern with live entertainment, the Mediterranean restaurant SeaShore specializing in seafood, the alfresco Italian trattoria La Luce, the poolside Dive In snack bar, and the Californian lifestyle concept The Vibe offer guests a range of culinary destinations to satisfy their cravings.
For those seeking relaxation and rejuvenation, the Natura Thalasso & Spa Cinq Monde provides a haven of tranquility with 15 treatment rooms, a hammam, sauna, jet showers, experience showers, heated rooms, and a 24-hour fitness center. The resort also offers 1,100 square meters of conference space, including three meeting rooms and an expansive ballroom, along with 440 square meters of breakout areas for hosting meetings and events.
Leonard Gooz, the Global Brand Head of Hilton Hotels and Resorts, shared his excitement about introducing the flagship brand in Tunisia. He mentioned that the Hilton Skanes Monastir Beach Resort would offer guests exceptional service, inviting spaces, meeting and event facilities, and exceptional wellness and culinary experiences. The resort is in an ideal location known for its golden beaches and rich culture, making it an unforgettable stay.
With its grand opening, Hilton Skanes Monastir Beach Resort sets the stage for an extraordinary stay, inviting guests to immerse themselves in the finest hospitality, revel in the resort’s serene atmosphere, and create lasting memories in Tunisia’s golden coastal paradise.