WHO WE ARE

Drawing upon over three decades experience of developing award-winning resorts, CLC World is a family-owned business built on strong foundations.

We have grown to become Europe’s largest independent resort operator, building a dynamic and diverse collection of international resorts and hotels found in some of the world’s most desirable destinations.

In our opinion, the cornerstone of a great holiday begins with fabulous accommodation. The fact that we plan, design and build our own flagship resorts is a testament to this, setting us apart from others in the industry and bringing a great deal of reassurance to our Members.  Whether it’s a hotel room, apartment, self-contained lodge, suite or townhouse, they know that owning a holiday home under the CLC World banner means carefully-considered and professionally-designed living spaces with amazing vistas and first-class facilities.

But it isn’t just fabulous accommodation that is on offer. CLC World operates all its resorts in order to deliver on its mission statement; “exceeding your expectations”. So whether it’s dining in our myriad restaurants, cafes and delis, relaxing in our spas or working out in our fully equipped gymnasiums, CLC World is working for you.

We are industry leaders in designing and launching new holiday and property ownership products, affording our Members the best opportunity to fully or part-own residences at any of our stunning resorts in Austria, Orlando, Tenerife, Aegean CoastCosta del Sol and the UK.

TIMELINE

CLC World Resorts & Hotels has come a long way since founder Roy Peires opened the company’s first resort on the Costa del Sol over 30 years ago. Since then, we have inspired generations of holidaymakers by developing a dynamic and diverse collection of international resorts and hotels.

The company timeline takes us on a trip down memory lane:

1984

1984

Club La Costa opens first resort at CLC Las Farolas on the Costa del Sol.

1986

1986

CLC Marina del Sol on Costa del Sol becomes second resort on the Costa del Sol.

1986

1986

Opening of CLC Benal Beach sees resort portfolio expand to three on the Costa del Sol.

1992

1992

Southern Spain management office opens.

1993

1993

Expansion on Costa del Sol continues with opening of CLC Sierra Marina.

1995

1995

CLC Marina del Rey completed on the Costa del Sol.

1995

1995

CLC Las Farolas Royale takes resort portfolio to six.

1997

1997

CLC Chairman Roy Peires enters the RCI ‘Hall of Fame’.

1999

1999

Travel Club (now known as CLC World Travel) launched offering Members a ‘one-stop’ travel service.

1999

1999

‘The Smile Foundation’ is created to support charitable work on the Costa del Sol.

2000

2000

Expansion at CLC Duchally Country Estate sees luxury holiday lodges built.

2001

2001

First resort on Tenerife opens at CLC Sunningdale Village.

2003

2003

CLC Paradise becomes second resort in Tenerife.

2003

2003

Further expansion in Tenerife sees CLC Monterey added to resort portfolio.

2004

2004

On 20th anniversary, the 20th fully owned resort opens at CLC Alpine Centre in Austria.

2005

2005

Second California Beach branded resort opens at CLC Santa Cruz Suites on Costa del Sol.

2005

2005

A dedicated freehold division is launched, which latterly becomes CLC Estates.

2006

2006

CLC Trenython Manor in Cornwall becomes the company’s first English resort.

2006

2006

Second resort in Cornwall opens at CLC Hustyns.

2006

2006

CLC Monterey Royale becomes company’s fourth resort in Tenerife.

2007

2007

Club La Costa Yacht Club sets sail around Mallorca for the first time.

2007

2007

Freehold properties at CLC Malibu Mansions completed on the Costa del Sol.

2009

2009

CLC Apollonium Spa & Beach in Bozbuk Bay becomes CLC’s first resort in Turkey.

2010

2010

CLC Encantada in Orlando (Florida) announced as first mixed use development in the USA.

2012

2012

Company rebrands as CLC World Resorts & Hotels.

2012

2012

CLC Kusadasi Golf & Spa in Turkey becomes company’s first residential golf resort.

2013

2013

Specialising in UK narrow boat holidays, CLC Canaltime is launched.

2014

2014

Construction at CLC Regal Oaks in Orlando gets underway.

2014

2014

Third resort in Turkey, Ramada Resort Kusadasi begins construction.

2015

2015

CLC Regal Oaks opens to become second resort in Florida.

2015

2015

Ramada Resort Kusadasi now open for business.

2015

2015

Planning permission is granted for brand new resort on the Costa del Sol.

2016

2016

New www.clcworld.com website is launched.