• CIC - Media Team

PRESS RELEASE - NEW 5* HOTEL PROJECT | Canary Islands

For Release: 10:00hrs Western European Time (WET)

Date: August 6th, 2019

Location: Capital Investment Canaries “News & Media” webpage


LUXURY 5 STAR DEVELOPMENT El Hierro - Canary Islands, Spain. “MAIA PALMS 5 STAR ECO RESORT”

A Capital Investment Canaries Project

At 10:00hrs August 6th, 2019 Capital Investment Canaries announced, in partnership with the Cabildo de El Hierro, the license for a new, LUXURY 5 STAR DEVELOPMENT on the island of El Hierro, Canary Islands, Spain.

“MAIA PALMS 5 STAR ECO RESORT” will be a completely Energy self-sufficient Eco Resort combining natural living, health & wellness, with specific focus on establishing the equilibrium between the Material world we live in and our Higher Selves.

The resorts sleek minimalistic curved designs embedded in an Oasis Tropical Gardens, located on a completely energy self-sufficient island in terms of renewable energy production, are just some of the attractions aimed to draw nature and health inspired guests.


The Health & Wellness industry one of the fastest growing industries worldwide. The industry has been growing with 12.8% between 2015 and 2017 and now sits at 4.2 TRILLION USD, representing 5.3% of global economic output.


Wellness Industry Vital Facts

Statistics from the World Health Organisation and the Global Wellness Institute

· Wellness tourism is a $639 billion market in 2017, projected to reach $919 billion by 2022.

· Wellness tourism grew by 6.5 percent annually from 2015–2017, more than twice as fast as tourism overall (3.2 percent annually, based on Euromonitor data).

· World travelers made 830 million international and domestic wellness trips in 2017, representing 17 percent of all tourism expenditures.

· International wellness tourists on average spent $1,528 per trip, 53 percent more than the typical international tourist. Domestic wellness tourists spent $609 per trip, 178 percent more than the average domestic tourist.

· Secondary wellness travelers account for 89 percent of wellness trips and 86 percent of expenditures.

Wellness real estate is a $134 billion global market in 2017, projected to grow to $198 billion in 2022.The sector grew by 6.4 percent annually from 2015–2017. Wellness real estate represents about 1.5 percent of the total annual global construction market and about half the size of the global green building industry.The top five markets are the United States ($52.5 billion), China ($19.9 billion), Australia ($9.5 billion), UK ($9.0 billion) and Germany ($6.4 billion).There are 740 wellness lifestyle real estate and communities built, partially built, or in development across 34 countries.GWI estimates that sales price premiums for wellness lifestyle real estate developments average 10–25 percent over conventional residential developments.


Call for Project Partners


At this time Capital Investment Canaries is inviting parties interested in this project to submit an official “Expression of Interest” to our corporate contact details enclosed.

We’re specifically inviting parties from the following industry sectors;

· Travel Tour Operators

· Hotel Management Operators

· Family Offices

· Airlines

· Investment Banks & Funds


CIC has outlined three partnership engagement options below;


Option 1

Land & Project Sale;

Calls for acquisition opened on August 6th, 2019. Offers for Acquisition include Land and 5* Hotel Project.


Option 2

Joint Venture Partnership;

CIC have opened called from potential partners to enter into a JV Partnership.

CIC will provide the project and land along with co-investment for "MAIA PALMS 5* ECO RESORT". The ideal partners would come from Hotel Management Operators, Tour Operator/Airlines, Construction & Family Offices.


Option 3

Management Operation License;

On August 6th, 2019 CIC opened the call to invite Hotel and Tour Operators to Express and Interest to license the resort from CIC.


For more information, press only:

Rosana Mesa-Labrador

Office: +34 922 280 228

Mobile: +34 608 291 189

Email: Rosana.mesa@capitalinvestmentcanaries.com


For more information onProduct:

Webpage: https://www.capitalinvestmentcanaries.com/5star-hotel-project-el-hierro


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