Esperia Group has been established in the tourism industry since 1969 on the island of Rhodes with Esperia Hotel in Rhodes downtown. Esperia Group today owns ten hotels in Rhodes, six of which are located on the east coast of the island in Kallithea and four in Rhodes town.
With dedication and flexibility to changing times and tourism needs and requirements ESPERIA HOTELS is developing in a modern tourism environment with a series of hotels each with different characters and identities that cater to all visitors of Rhodes in the best possible way.
ESPERIA HOTELS facilities are constantly renovated, the services are always upgrading and the staff distinguishes for its kindness, and dedication to welcoming and hosting our visitors.
The philosophy of the company from its inception until today, features:
The large number of repeat customers, the excellent relationships with major European tour operators, the awards and distinctions mark the recognition of the philosophy of Esperia Group from our customers and partners.
Ever since its establishment, the Company has harboured a philosophy aimed at:
To be a leader in the Hospitality sector, by exceeding our guests expectations, through the constant development of our high quality hotel facilities and excellent services. To provide to our guests the unique experience of the authentic, traditional Rhodian hospitality with a smile that comes straight from the heart.
Acknowledging the fact that, the hospitality sector is essentially and directly depended on the natural and cultural surroundings of our land, Esperia Group operates in a way that its actions are conducted with respect to the environment and the local community. We are committed to putting our guest’s needs first, as well as care for our associates and employees by inspiring them and motivating them to contribute to our future growth.
Esperia group has been active in the hospitality industry, since 1969 when it operated the first hotel of the group, the Esperia City Hotel. Since then, the vision of the founder of the group, Mr. Stathis Vassilakis , for providing the authentic, traditional Rhodian hospitality combined with excellent service and high quality hotel facilities, was the shared vision of the family of Esperia.
With respect to the environment, the local community and economy that the Esperia Group actively supports by offering hundreds of jobs, and by cooperating with local producers and suppliers the Esperia Group is one of the largest hotel groups in Rhodes. Our loyal, talented, experienced associates, are working tirelessly with responsibility and passion, continuing to deservedly gain the confidence and trust of our guests with a smile that comes straight from the heart. With tradition of half a century in hospitality and tourism in general, the group has today a potential of nine hotels in Rhodes, one of Europe's largest water parks "The Waterpark", car rental with a fleet of over 200 cars, motorbike rental, professional laundry facilities , as well as the island's most popular beach bar.
Through all these years with dedication and flexibility in changing times, needs and requirements as they prevail in the modern tourist environment, the hotels of Esperia, each with different character and identity, are successfully covering the needs of our visitors. The hotels of the group have been distinguished with many quality and environmental awards and have received ISO certification, while their organized beaches are awarded for several years with the international Blue flag award.
Ιn ESPERIA GROUP, we are fully aware of the fact that our activity in the Hospitality Sector is substantially and closely interrelated with the natural, social, economic and cultural environment within which we operate. Therefore, we, the Employees and Management staff of Esperia Group,
ARE COMMITTED TO:
Within the context of our Sustainable Management Policy:
1. WE MANAGE ENERGY EFFICIENTLY
2. WE HAVE REDUCED WATER CONSUMPTION TO THE MINIMUM
3. WE REDUCE, SORT OUT, RECYCLE WASTE
4. WE MINIMIZE AIR POLLUTION
5. WE PROMOTE RESPONSIBLE TOURISM IN THE REGION
6. WE REDUCE THE ENVIRONMENTAL FOOTPRINT WITH ECO-FRIENDLY SUPPLIES
7. WE MINIMIZE THE QUANTITY OF FOOD WASTE
8. OUR EMPLOYEES ARE OUR CAPITAL ASSET
9. WE GET ACTIVATED FOR THE UPGRADING OF THE LOCAL SOCIETY
10. OUR PRIORITY IS HEALTH AND SAFETY AT THE WORKPLACE
11. WE CONDEMN ANY FORM OF CHILD EXPLOITATION
12. WE RESPECT HUMAN RIGHTS
13. WE ARE IN STRICT COMPLIANCE WITH LEGISLATION
In order to achieve our goals and commitments, we ensure that all our employees and executives have undertaken specific duties, are trained and prompted to work continuously towards this direction.
In collaboration with the Social Cooperative Enterprise "For Nature", Esperia Group has "adopted" 100 acres of the fire-affected forest in the area of Lardos-Gadoura with the commitment to remain a Forest Ambassador for 10 years.
The program ensures:
- The reforestation of the burned area by planting 30 new trees per year, protecting them from uncontrolled grazing and regular pruning, in accordance with the Forestry regulations.
- The care of native vegetation and its protection from uncontrolled grazing
- The constant cleaning of garbage and factors that can cause fires during high temperature weather conditions, in the defined area.
Our mission is to reforest the area, highlight its natural beauty, create fire zones to protect it, and design walking paths to bring guests and locals closer to the Southern Aegean flora and fauna.