BlueBay Hotels, the eighth Spanish hotel company by international presence and the 11th largest hotel group regarding hotel rooms , has added the Hotel Safira Palms**** to its tourist offering in Tunisia. This is the Spanish group’s second hotel in the country, as in 2016, it formed a partnership with Le Royal Hotels & Resorts, and manages Le Royal Hammamet*****. “The main reason we’ve added this new hotel to our tourist offering in the Tunis area is we believe it to have a strong appeal for tourists: its cultural, gastronomy and leisure offerings are extremely interesting for tourists and tourism. And tour operators have confirmed this area of the Mediterranean is regaining interest”, says Jamal Satli Iglesias, Chairman of BlueBay Hotels.
This addition is part of the group's 2017-2020 growth and international expansion plan, with which the company plans to increase its offering by close to 50% and have 60 hotels in 30 different destinations and more than 50,000 at the end of this period, including both its own properties and those it manages. According to Ramón Hernández, CEO of BlueBay Hotels, "Hotel Safira Palms **** joins our plan for growth by providing a new destination in southern Tunisia and setting up the brand's presence in the area." The hotel is located near the town of Zarzis, which is well known for its white sandy beaches and an abundance of palm trees.
A luxury destination in the south of Tunisia
The Hotel BlueBay Safira Palms**** is a resort located on the Ras Marmour beach, 12km from the centre of Zarzis and 46 from the Island of Djerba. In its surroundings, tourists can enjoy crystal clear waters, routes through the desert and breathtaking architecture in Matmata, Tamezret, Chenini and Douiret.
The hotel has 302 rooms and a range of bars and restaurants to choose from, La Palmeraie is the hotel’s main restaurant, at La Baie, guests can enjoy light dishes, and the Gourmet space serves local and international cuisine. Different shows are also on offer to entertain guests at the hotel with live performances at the Sabine Bar and the Baguet Bar putting on live music.
Safira Palms has a specially thought out architecture and services for guests to relax and unwind with pools for adults and children, a hammam and sports and fitness areas.
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