Louis Hotels | 5 & 4 star Hotels in Cyprus and Greece | About

The Louis Hotels story

As a member of the renowned Louis Group – one of the leading travel, cruising, and hotel groups in the Mediterranean – Louis Hotels has led the way in the hospitality industry for almost 80 years. At our core, we are driven by passion for offering the best holiday experiences across Cyprus and Greece, with eight hotels in Corfu, Mykonos, Crete, Zante, Kefalonia and Rhodes and eighteen hotels and villa complexes in Paphos, Protaras, Limassol, Polis Chrysochous and Nicosia. Over the decades, we have fine-tuned our offering to meet the needs of our valued guests and exceed expectations. This means going to great lengths to adjust our objectives in line with new trends, moving with the times, developing, innovating, and creating novel experiences. Determined to add value to every Louis holiday, we are dedicated to warm and friendly hospitality, authentic local experiences, exceptional service, a passion for our guests, and respect for the environment. Sunkissed holidays to treasure for a lifetime – your ultimate ‘happy place’!


Our story began in 1935, with the father of Cyprus tourism, Louis Loizou.

With a bag full of oranges symbolising the real taste of Cypriot hospitality, he started promoting Cyprus as a tourism destination.

Louis Hotels Group Milestones



Louis Loizou founded the first transport company named “Adelfotis”


First Louis Tourist Agency

The 1st Louis Tourist Agency was founded in Limassol, Cyprus by the father of Cyprus Tourism.


1st Hotel in Cyprus

Louis Loizou purchased the 1st hotel “Semmering”in the Cyprus mountains


1st Hotel in Nicosia

Opening of the “Louis Hotel” located at Ledra street

1978 - 1981

Est. of Sunotels

A chain of over 30 hotels all over Cyprus.


Louis Cruises

Louis Cruises was founded


1st Hotel in Greece

Louis Hotels buys the 1st hotel in Greece (Crete).


International Brands Agreements

Agreement with Hilton International, Lti, Primasol,Design Hotels


Celestyal Cruises

Establishment of Celestyal Cruises


Louis Hotels Today

26 Hotels and Villas in 7 enchanting destinations

Louis Restaurants

8 restaurants ‘Akakiko’ and ‘Elliniko’

Louis Travel

Incoming and outgoing DMC

Louis Aviation

Representing 6 airlines

Celestyal Cruises

2 cruise ships, 14 ports of call

Goldair Handling Cyprus

2 airports, GSA of 90 airlines


Information & communication technologies


In Numbers

80 Years of Experience
26 Hotels, Villas, & Resorts
7 Destinations
4 Collections

Our Collections

Family Collection

An array of services and facilities for the whole family, specially designed family rooms, themed restaurants, daily activities, nightly entertainment, and dedicated animation teams for all ages.

Elegant Collection

Refined elegance, personalised service, spacious and luxurious rooms and dedicated quiet areas.

Exclusive Collection

Effortless luxury, tailored services, an intimate atmosphere with distinguished style and sustainability-driven with strong focus on local experiences.

Villa Collection

Privacy and tranquillity, fresh and refined design, fully equipped and serviced with private pools.

Our Destinations

With 4- and 5-star hotels and vilas across Cyprus and Greece, Louis Hotels offers the modern traveler the ultimate ‘happy place’.


Our Values

  • Value for money holidays
  • Warm hospitality and an authentic local experience
  • Friendly service by multilingual staff
  • Constant innovation
  • Respect for the environment
  • Respect for our guests