Acrotel Hotels and Resorts Team Visits Dublin

Acrotel Hotels and Resorts Team Visits Dublin

Joy Lacana and Jens Beckmann from Aviareps brought the Acrotel Hotels and Resorts team from Sithonia, Halkidiki, in Northern Greece to introduce the Group to the Irish trade.

Danielle Simpson and Jo Fagan, Budget Travel, meet Federica DiPilato and Shauna Griffin, FCm Travel

The event took place at Corfu Greek restaurant in Dublin where excellent food, drink and typical Greek hospitality were on offer to the guests.

Lorraine Kenny, AskSusan, and Mary Denton, Sunway

Representing Acrotel on the night were Harris Pournaris, Chief Executive, and Voula Tseneklidou, Sales Director, who had all attendees envious of the beautiful resorts, hotels and the surrounding region. Halkidiki is located in Northern Greece, south of Thessaloniki.

Voula Tseneklidou, Acrotel; Helen Kelly, Platinum Travel; Harris Pournaris, Acrotel; Joy Lacana, Aviareps; and Des Abbott, Des Abbott Travel

The area is a fantastic luxury holiday destination for those looking for hidden blue flag beaches, boat trips, visits to archaeological sites, traditional villages and extreme sports.

Maureen Delmar, MD Travel, with Susan Maxwell, Joe Walsh Tours

Situated within one and a half hours from Thessaloniki Airport, to where Ryanair offers twice weekly service from Dublin, there are three Lilyannn hotels and three Athena luxury hotels and resorts in the group offering unique experiences in luxurious surroundings.

Prize winner Noeleen Lynch, Atlas Travel (centre), with Voula Tseneklidou and Harris Pournaris, Acrotel

Harris Pournaris told ITTN that the purpose of the visit was to attract more Irish visitors to the six properties. He also explained that Greece was recovering rapidly from the severe recession suffered in recent years.

Prize winner Claire Dunne, The Travel Broker (centre) with Voula Tseneklidou and Harris Pournaris both Acrotel

A prize draw took place and the lucky and delighted winners were Noeleen Lynch, Atlas Travel, who won four nights half-board accommodation for two in Lilyann Beach Hotel, and Claire Dunne, The Travel Broker, who won four nights half-board accommodation for two in Athena Pallas Resort.

Click to add a comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


Michael Flood is the Editor of Ireland's leading travel industry publication, Irish Travel Trade News. With more than 35 years experience, he has accumulated an in-depth knowledge of the airline industry and the travel and tourism world.

More in News

British Airways 747 will fly to Dunsfold Aerodrome to begin its new life as a TV and film set.

Michael FloodOctober 22, 2020

PATA announces dates for Virtual Roadshows

Michael FloodOctober 21, 2020

Global Recognition For Dublin Airport’s COVID-19 Safety Measures

Michael FloodOctober 21, 2020

Budget 2021: Are Travel Agents In or Out of the CWSS?

Neil SteedmanOctober 20, 2020

Covid-19: EC Adopts Recommendation to Co-ordinate Measures Affecting Free Movement

Neil SteedmanOctober 20, 2020

Wendy Wu has free flights to Japan offer expires 31 October

Michael FloodOctober 20, 2020

Cork Airport Responds to Ryanair Base Closure for Winter

Neil SteedmanOctober 20, 2020

Finnair Business Class meals take off in shops

Michael FloodOctober 20, 2020

WTTC to Establish Global Steering Committee to Revive International Travel

Neil SteedmanOctober 20, 2020

Copyright © 2019 Belgrave Group Limited, C4 Nutgrove Office Park, Nutgrove Avenue, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14, Ireland