The FINANCIAL -- A luxury hotel chain Rixos placed in the heath and spa resort area of Likani arranged grand opening last week. The first 5 star hotel has been brought to Georgia with USD 38, 5 million.
The investor companies behind the Rixos Hotel project are Georgia's JSC Partnership Fund's (PF), a state-owned shareholding company, and Kazmunaigaz Service Ltd, who provides oil and gas exploration and production services.
The participation of investor companies are matched equally at 50 percent each.
Borjomi is a touristic town in south-central Georgia, famous for its mineral water industry which is holding also the number one export item of the country. The Borjomi mineral water was particularly well known in former Soviet Union countries, because of the supposed curative powers of the mineral springs, and due to high frequented destination for people with health problems. Borjomi is also home to the most extensive ecologically-themed Natural Park in the Caucasus region.
Located in the heart of Likani Area, Rixos Hotel Borjomi is 177 km away from the capital city – Tbilisi and the international airport.
Rixos Hotels has experienced significant growth worldwide in key emerging markets especially in recent years. Rixos Hotels has expertise in providing five-star and luxury accommodation, with its 29 hotels owned in 11 different countries.
Established in 2000, Rixos is one of the world’s fastest growing, luxury hotel chains, dedicated to offering traditional Turkish hospitality and a unique Spa experience in the finest surroundings and luxury ambience. A Dubai based group, Rixos operates premium resorts & villas including city hotels in key diverse regions as Turkey, Europe, CIS Countries, North Africa and Middle East and its portfolio of exceptional properties is sighting always in prime and historic locations. With more than 6,500 staff serving all its properties, Rixos Hotels have developed an innovative guest experience that blends the best of the new & old. Designed to offer a unique luxury long stay experience, the Rixos Villas concepts and tailor-made services with private butler and concierge are the ultimate choice for the world’s most distinguished travelers. At the heart of every Rixos hotel is the revitalizing Wellness and Spa Center with an authentic Turkish Hammam, offering unique spa treatments, menus and atmosphere.
Known for their hospitality, attentive personalized service and fine cuisine, Rixos Hotels received global recognition and top ratings from distinguished specialist professional bodies such as the American Five Star Diamond Award, Conde Nast, World Travel Awards and Great Hotels of the World.