Brand new Boutique & Lifestyle Venue will make its debut on June, 2020 at the Greek charismatic enclave of Mykonos most popular Jet set island archipelago. Kalesma Ornos Bay, glamorous hotel is escorted by a deep sense of the Mykonian Business Spirit revival. Going above and beyond that extra mile on event planning, Kalesma experience will transform your meetings, incentives, conferences and events into a once in a lifetime journey for any occasion. A dedicated spa open to all is currently in development for completion by 2021.
Set on a hilltop above Ornos Bay and just under two miles from Mykonos town, Kalesma Ornos Bay Hotel introduces a luxury experience that balances fun and privacy with genuine insider knowledge. Kalesma Ornos Bay holds 25 suites and two 240 sqm. Grand Villas. Flourishing them to supreme venues for small groups equipped with their own gym fitness rooms, a private dining area with an open, full-fitted kitchen.
Greece is the ideal destination for business combines unmatched natural beauty, mild climate conditions, variety of landscapes and exceptional modern conference facilities couple with power incentives to do business while enjoying in Mykonos. A significant Boutique MICE Business Hub where East meets West. The location combines perfectly well leading business facilities, long established neighborhood with top leisure activities and beauty.
A longtime favorite and unrivalled choice of the meeting industry, not to say the appropriate setting for every occasion, thanks to: excellent climate conditions and rare natural beauty, world famous historic and cultural legacy, magnificent samples of which can be found all over the country. Greek hospitality offers high-quality services, modern business facilities, boutique conference venues and exquisite gastronomy reflecting charm and inventiveness.
The country has always has been a major business hub of the region and Europe. For years, the Greek conference tourism market has been developing at an annual growth rate of 5-7%.The goal is to continue growing and transform the delicate world economic climate to a vibrant market safe haven. According to the International Congress & Convention Association (ICCA) Athens ranked at the top 20 positions for conference destinations from a total of 350 cities.
As reported by market estimations, total revenue for the sector reaches 500 million euros on an annual basis, while conference attendees that visit Greece exceed 150.000 annually. The industries that choose to hold top Greek destinations are medicine and pharmaceuticals, business and economy, technology and IT, public and local administration, environment and energy, arts and culture, media and so on.
Conference tourism is a growing industry that demands excellence, futuristic infrastructure, and stylish facilities besides exemplary services from skilled professionals. Kalesma Ornos Bay superb organizational expertise integrated within a unique and graceful scene.
This new Luxury Boutique & Lifestyle brand is set to elevate sophisticated hospitality, and entertainment, a stress free appealing privately-owned property and desirable beautifully designed Venue. Kalesma Boutique Hotel is where tradition and contemporary elements melts gifting spectacular, quirky truly sea views whither sunrises and sunsets composing the perfect scenario for MICE business and corporate travellers.
Upon arrival, guests will be greeted by the smell of freshly baked horiatiko bread, handcrafted hourly by a local baker in the restaurant’s brick oven. The hotel offers shared guest-only dinners, sunset celebrations at the restaurant which has 360-degree views and highly designed comfort suites.
The villas provide luxurious amenities and services plus a dedicated Villa manager to feed all corporate client’s requests and preferences. Grand Villa guests can sink themselves into one of the restful sofas of the spacious open-plan living room, lie on loungers basking in the sun; submerge themselves into their heated pool or simply sit and marvel at the breathtaking views of the sea and sunsets.
A personal chef is available to villa MICE guests if they wish to organize an intimate gathering or business meal on their terrace. Villas also come with their own fitness rooms complete with Technogym equipment. Yacht charter opportunities and a personal shopper are available to help the fashion-conscious delegates to discover local shops.
A collective stay at Kalesma Ornos Bay Private Boutique First Class Villas combines self-contained serviced residences, with access to exceptional hotel facilities and each will have a dedicated Villa Manager on call to coordinate magnificent stays.
Mykonos notorious hotspot for Elite meetings, corporate conferences, and team-building activities designed to expand the effectiveness of a team through programs, tours, entertainment including sports activities. Idiosyncratic destination that will certainly fulfill every fancy and splendid idea business travellers ever had of Greece.
Since ancient times, the Greek islands have been important centers of spirituality with personal wellness being infused in their DNA. At Kalesma one will experience similar rituals in a place of serenity surrounded by the vast sea, sky and glorious Greek light.
Mykonos Airport serves numerous international airlines and charter companies the island invites over 850.000 passengers every year. Step into a serene hideaway of true unspoiled luxury, blending local flair with high aesthetics and an affair that shall not make you forget the essence of Mykonian living, there’s nothing like a the new state-of-the-art.
The upgraded ports of Piraeus, Rafina and Lavrio are all located in the Athens metropolitan area of Attica and connect the country’s largest urban centre with the Greek islands. There are frequent connections from Athens and Thessaloniki to all Greek cities and islands. Also, many ferry connections link the mainland to the islands adjoining Italy too, which is the most notable passage to Greece.
Think of Boutique MICE Business exclusive venue, leading technology, contemporary facilities cosmopolitan audiovisual and teleconference equipment, worldly auxiliary dining and service areas for most exciting opportunities. Think of decision making opportunities in Greece.
Conventions & Visitors Bureaus (CVB) operating in Athens and Thessaloniki. A modern National CVB is being recently established, as well as a promising Conference Centre in Athens. The European Federation of Associations of Professional Congress Organizers (EFAP – CO) which includes a large number of founding, associate and supporting members from around the world has been promoting certification of the PCO (Professional Congress / Convention Organizers) profession in all European countries, which will decisively boost the business of organized conference tourism. Greece is unique and competes with the largest convention destinations worldwide.
In 2004 the country was host to the biggest sports event in the world, the Olympic Games. The country amidst the construction of major infrastructure projects and a transportation network that has safely connected Greece from mountain to coast, it has since made a name as host to a number of important professional, corporate, scientific and cultural events.
Thirteen conference centres at several key destinations including Athens, Thessaloniki, Crete, Rhodes, Corfu, Igoumenitsa, Alexandroupolis, Santorini, Kos, offer excellent facilities and support services of the highest standards.
Kalesma has been arise by the architect behind the new Mykonos Airport (set to open 2021), with Greek designer Vangelis Bonios interiors in conjunction with furniture by Rick Owens, making it the only hotel in the world to have pieces by the celebrated designer.
Choosing Kalesma Ornos Bay Boutique & Lifestyle venue for conventions, conferences and meetings is a sound investment and a guaranteed success. Its facilities of many types and sizes events enabling to showcase the best and the newest products and services of premier industries, such as Renewable Energy Resources, Construction Technology, Tourism, Food, Beverages, Nanotechnology and many more.
Greece is committed to engaging in increasing environment-friendly and socially responsible practices. Combining a business trip to a visit to archaeological sites, museums and monuments that can be found all over the country presents a unique opportunity. Experience a fascinating journey into history and arts amid a trade show. A Destination where history and progress meets enhancing the continuous growth and significant business opportunities.
The trend in conferences tourism is to unfold this new openness to social and ecology issues that companies embrace. Sustaining equilibrium between economic development and the welfare of society and the environment is a corporate obligation nowadays. It is equally important for corporate meetings and trade shows to reflect that.
Kalesma Ornos Bay can host any type of event. From a congress to a seminar, from a product launch to an incentive trip, from a conference to a corporate meeting, from a party to a concert, Mykonos is the appropriate setting for any moment.
MICE professionals, top decision makers and organizers will experience global and custom-made solutions inclusive of maximizing the enormous possibilities of the Greek congress market.