Hellas House, the new landmark of Hellas Group in Shanghai
The Hellas House vision was ultimately completed in May 2018 after five years of detailed planning and structural renovations. The remarkable Greek Culture & Lifestyle Centre resides in a completely refurbished Shanghainese villa, built in 1936, renovated and designed by the owners in association with noted architect Kostas Chatzigiannis. The heritage mansion combines Shanghainese and Old Europe influneces with distinctive design by Ancient Greece and monumental Greek art.
Born to reflect the far-reaching insight of the ancient sages, the originators of freedom of spirit and discussion, as well as the holistic approach to lifestyle, Hellas House strives to positively influence the Mind, Body, Environment and Nutrition – and to ultimately empower a Healthier & Happier life. Toward this goal, Hellas House will be the first Global Leaders’ Club in Shanghai – bringing together thought & business leaders, entrepreneurs, pioneers, legends and influencers from around the world. This prestigious community gathered together on a grand scale to celebrate the gala event.
Set on five levels, Hellas House offers the ultimate in contemporary lifestyle with elegant spaces for exceptional dining, socializing, corporate gatherings and knowledge sharing.
The distinguished interior showcases original copies of monumental Hellenic art at every turn. Greek cuisine, heart of the Aegean lifestyle, is the focus of the Elaion Open Kitchen, creating a health –oriented menu of Greek gastronomic specialties prepared by Hellas House chefs. The Elaion is also the center of lively culinary activities, such as cooking classes and seminars. For the connoisseur of fine wines, the Dionysus Wine Cellar offers the largest selection of Greek regional wines in Shanghai. Hellas House Eros Garden with pool is a magical setting for all day dining during summer months, as well as an idyllic venue for exquisite wedding receptions, special occasions and corporate events. The upper VIP floor is reserved for private dining in a suite of two rooms, the Minoan Hall and the adjoining Aegean Lounge for aperitifs and digestifs. The hospitable atmosphere of the Eros Lounge welcomes guests to socialize and enjoy all day dining in a sunlit, indoor setting. Hellas House is a unique Greek Culture & Lifestyle Center dedicated to promoting knowledge and culture-sharing at a new level in the inspirational H-Hall, a multi-functional exhibition space for corporate gatherings, exhibitions and events.
The Hellenic Legacy has influenced peoples across borders and oceans, through the centuries to strive toward individual betterment and live well in harmony with nature. Today, Hellas House, Global Leaders’ Club in Shanghai, shares this legacy and the spirit of Greece in China, positively influencing the world.