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Heraklion, Crete, Greece, 2009/05/21 - Creta Maris Convention & Golf Resort in Hersonissos, Crete, is once again one of the 100 hotels worldwide, winning a distinction from the leading travel agency TUI for its environmental policy.
This distinction is an addition to a series of international environmental awards that Creta Maris Convention & Golf Resort distracted from big tour operators over the years.
Specifically, the luxury resort was awarded for its environmental policy with the distinction of «TUI Umwelt Champion» by TUI, who ranks the best 100 hotels worldwide within its associates.
It should be noticed that for the evaluation TUI was based on studies of environmental policy and protection of its associated hotels at any destination, as well as the assessment of clients staying at the hotels, concerning the environmental activities occurred during their stay, thru a questionnaire.
To conclude, the distinction of TUI Umwelt Champion is also a confirmation of the emphasis given on the environment and the environmentally-friendly policy practiced by the administration of the Creta Maris Convention & Golf Resort.
About Maris Convention & Golf Resorts
Maris Hotels belonging to Metaxas group of companies have been active in Crete since 1975, the year in which the first hotel of the chain - Creta Maris Convention & Golf Resort - began its operation. A model hotel constituting a pilot for the development of quality tourism, and a starting point for the tourist evaluation of the greater area by attracting tourists of a higher level income. Today the hotel chain is comprised of 2 luxurious units, Creta Maris and Terra Maris Convention & Golf Resort built in beautiful areas, with a total of 1.400 beds, whilst employing approximately 500 staff members.
Maris Hotels (maris.gr), during their more than 30 years career have focused their attention on high quality services, whilst keeping intact the human approach. The members of the Metaxas family, having as their basic conviction, as stressed in the company’s “vision”, that “each one, individually and all of us together, should dream, plan and strive to make our vision a reality” realize investments in pioneer tourism products, oversee and guide in cooperation with top-ranking specialized staff, the quality of offered services in the hotels and strive to make the environment as familiar and friendly as possible.
Creta & Terra Maris Convention & Golf Resorts in Crete Greece, just 24 km from Heraklion Airport is the ideal place to enjoy the Cretan Hospitality with a vast variety of choices for entertainment, relaxation, exercise and beauty, combined with the friendly services of the experienced personnel, the infrastructure and facilities for the businessman. Creta Maris, a small village with quaint twisting paths, small piazzas filled with the scents and colours of a wide variety of trees and flowers, is a unique combination of Aegean Architecture and luxurious facilities.