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Stephane Vilar Named General Manager Of Hilton Seychelles Labriz Resort
February 03, 2016
SEYCHELLES - Stephane Vilar has been appointed General Manager of Hilton Seychelles Labriz Resort & Spa. Reporting directly to the Cluster General Manager for Seychelles Hotels Claus Steiner, Stephane Vilar can look back to more than 20 years of experience within Hilton Worldwide.
French-born Vilar started his career at Hilton in Cannes, holding managerial roles in Food & Beverage at Hilton Diagonal Mar Barcelona and at Hilton Singapore, before advancing to Operations Manager at Hilton Seychelles Northolme Resort & Spa and Director of Operations at Hilton Mauritius.
He was promoted into his first General Manager role in 2012 at Hilton Malabo and joins Hilton Seychelles Labriz Resort & Spa now from DoubleTree by Hilton Aqaba. In his role as General Manager at the Double Tree by Hilton Aqaba, Stephane facilitated the running of the hotel, increased commercial awareness and worked to implement and maintain the high standards of the hotel. His hands-on management techniques and extensive knowledge of the hospitality industry ensure that Vilar will be a great asset to Hilton Seychelles Labriz Resort & Spa.
Claus Steiner, Cluster General Manager for Hilton Seychelles Hotels said, "After the huge success of Hilton Seychelles Labriz Resort & Spa over the last few years as Indian Ocean's Leading Spa Resort, we are proud to appoint Stephane Vilar, an expert who will help to elevate the team and entire resort to greater heights."
Vilar said, "I am very excited to return to the Seychelles. Hilton Seychelles Labriz Resort & Spa is such a unique and beautiful property and I look forward to working with the team to continue providing extraordinary experiences for every guest."
About Hilton Seychelles Labriz Resort & Spa
Hilton Seychelles Labriz Resort & Spa is located on Silhouette Island, 20 km northwest of Mahé; this luxurious mountainous beach retreat is sandwiched between a dazzling 2.5 km long white beach with leaning palms over turquoise seas strewn with granite boulders and tropical forest. Only a 20 minute helicopter transfer from Seychelles International Airport, Mahe and a 45-minute boat trip via Bel Ombre Jetty, the resort is home to one of the largest nature reserves and National Marine Parks in the country.
- World Travel Awards' Seychelles Leading Resort - 2013, 2014
- World Travel Awards' Indian Ocean Leading Spa Resort - 2015
- World Travel Awards' Seychelles Leading Spa Resort - 2013, 2014, 2015
- Global Traveller Awards' Best Resort in Africa - 2013
- Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence - 2013, 2014, 2015
Let Hilton show you the perfect way to experience the beauty of the Seychelles at their very best.
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