Kempinski Palace Portorož announces EUR 6.5 million hotel renovation investment cycle


The initial EUR 3.5 million investment will be directed towards the renovation of the modern part of the hotel and is expected to finish until late spring this year. It will completely redesign all 78 rooms and suites in the modern part of the hotel, focusing on a minimalistic modern look with touches of the destination. Emphasis will be placed on room inventory and, especially, IT infrastructure such as various system changes, software & hardware updates, Wi-Fi development and conference centre adaptation to the desires of the new-age meetings organizer. The world of saunas, fitness room and wellness area will also be upgraded, expanded and redesigned.

In next two years MK Group is to invest additional EUR 3 million for the renovation of the Palace part of the hotel and the areas not included in this year’s renovation phase.

Kai Behrens, General Manager of the hotel, comments, “Renovation is directed in the areas in which we received comments from the guests in the past and are tailor-made to drive the guest satisfaction, hotel quality even further and consequently higher revenue for the hotel.”. The hotel was labelled best hotel in Slovenia for the past few years by independent awards and has recently also won the award for the Best meetings hotel in the country in one of the categories and further investments mean ”We will not sleep on our awards, we never hide that we do not want to be the best only in Slovenia but in the wider region and the renovation enables us to do so. We are lucky to see that our owning company sees the same potential for further growth and business expansion as we do”, ends Behrens.