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Britta Krug Joins Mango House Seychelles, LXR Hotels & Resorts

Britta Krug joins with over a decade of experience in the luxury hospitality industry

Mah, Seychelles 20 July 2022 Mango House Seychelles, LXR Hotels Resorts has announced the appointment of Britta Krug as General Manager. Britta aims to further develop and curate the authentic Seychellois experience to ensure sustainable and long-lasting memories for guests and colleagues alike.

Born and raised on the banks of River Rhine, Britta is a dedicated hospitality professional with over 20 years of luxury hospitality and hotel experience in Europe and Africa, having worked with various brands including Kempinski Hotels, Waldorf Astoria Hotels and Resorts, and Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts. Prior to her appointment, Britta held the position of Managing Director atJakobsberg Hotel and Resort in Germany. During her tenure, she oversaw the full business planning for the property, as well as identified future opportunities for property development and growth.

Commenting on her appointment, Britta said: Growing up in a family of hoteliers and wine makers ultimately set my destiny to become a hotelier from a young age. As someone who is passionate about nature conservation and sustainable tourism, I am proud and beyond thrilled to join Mango House Seychelles. This role offers me the unique opportunity to utilise my passions and implement strategies to further elevate the resorts offering. I will strive to continue curating unique experiences that showcase the rich cultural heritage and local stories at the property, ensuring guests feel at home and continue to return to create lifetime memories.

Andre Borg, Area General Manager, Seychelles, Hilton, added: We are delighted to have Britta in the Seychelles leading our newest property on the archipelago. Through her profound knowledge and dedication to championing the ethos of luxury travel and hospitality, we believe she is a great female leader role model from whom our local team will flourish.

Mango House Seychelles, one of the latest island escapes by LXR Hotels Resorts, Hiltons collection of independent luxury properties, is an intimate and exclusive resort built on the site of the former home of world-famous fashion photographer Gian Paolo Barbieri. Located on the south-west of Mah Island, the spacious home has been transformed into a convivial retreat that celebrates Seychellois style and culture.

For more information or to make a reservation, visit Hilton.com or call +248 439 7 000. For more information on LXR Hotels Resorts, please visit newsroom.hilton.com/lxr.

About Mango House Seychelles, LXR Hotels Resorts

Mango House Seychelles, LXR Hotels Resorts is situated on a pristine beachfront in the southern part of Mahé, sitting on the edge of Anse a la Mouche bay.

Originally built as a family dwelling by celebrated Italian photographer Gian Paolo Barbieri, Mango House Seychelles promises a sense of home in a private and remote location. With 11 categories and 41 spacious and immaculately designed guest rooms, including nine suites, the property overlooks the glittering sea and highlights the creative flare of the rugged nature of Seychelles.

Five world-class food and beverage venues will take guests on a culinary journey of exotic flavours. Enjoy a blend of Mediterranean-inspired dishes made from market-fresh local ingredients at Muse, freshly made sushi and robatayaki grilled delicacies at Japanese restaurant Azido or enjoy a relaxed beach dining experience at the barbecue pop up, Moutya. Sip on exotic cocktails at the resorts Indo-Seychellois bar, Kokoye or lounge at theresorts pool bar, Soley. The resorts hosts are also on hand to create authentic, in-room and private dining experiences.

Guests will also have the opportunity to explore the turquoise waters of the Anse A La Mouche bay and its kaleidoscope of flora and fauna through an exciting range of water sport activities such as kayaking and snorkelling.

For more information, visit www.mangohouseseychelles.com

About LXR Hotels Resorts

LXR Hotels Resorts is a collection of independent luxury properties that each represent their unique location and offer a singular travel experience native to its place, history and tradition. Found in the worlds most alluring destinations, LXR Hotels Resorts connects legendary properties into an exclusive network of hotels that are set apart by an unrivalled commitment to personalised service and elegant, yet locally immersive experiences for their guests. Each of the nine hotels in the collection remains steadfastly true to its heritage and culture, providing a luxurious base of exploration for the passionate, yet discerning adventurer. LXR Hotels Resorts is part of Hilton, a leading global hospitality company, and each property benefits from the strength of the Hilton enterprise and its award-winning Hilton Honors program. Experience a positive stay at LXR Hotels Resorts by booking at lxrhotels.com or through the industry-leading Hilton Honors app. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits. Learn more about LXR Hotels Resorts at newsroom.hilton.com/lxr.