A trajectory that was born from a family business, in 1972 with the constitution of the company Francisco López Sánchez, the parent company of the current Lopesan Group, in Gran Canaria and that, in 1991, began to dedicate itself to the vacation sector. 30 years later we have become one of the leading tourism companies in the Canary Islands.


The parent company of today’s Grupo Lopesan is born: Hijos de Francisco López Sánchez.


IFA Hotel & Touristik enters Spain as a hotel and flat manager.


The Lopesan Hotel Group buys the Altamarena flats in Fuerteventura.


Lopesan Hotels & Resorts is incorporated.


Lopesan acquires a majority stake in the German group IFA Hotels & Touristik, participating in its portfolio of hotels in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.


The first self-built hotel opens: Lopesan Costa Meloneras Resort & Spa A work that marks the path of excellence in design, service and care in the promotion of the complementary offer.

Destination Design
“Costa Meloneras” is the name coined by Lopesan Hotel Group for what is today an exciting and modern micro-destination, whose image linked to quality is capable of competing by attributes and values beyond price.


Lopesan Villa del Conde Resort & Thalasso becomes the second hotel to be built in-house.


In 2009, the Hotel Lopesan Baobab Resort will do the same.


Lopesan increases its shareholding to 75% in IFA Hotel & Touristik through a capital increase.


Its replenishment of all its assets in a new brand portfolio.

The Lopesan Hotel Management division comes at a time of maturity and international expansion for the group.


The self-built Lopesan Costa Bávaro Resort, Spa & Casino in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, is inaugurated.


Inauguration of Kumara Serenoa by Lopesan Hotels.

Renovation of the Hotel Faro, a Lopesan Collection Hotel.

HS Consulting’s international Health and Safety certification guarantees the highest standards of quality, hygiene and safety.


Lopesan Group expands into Asia, with the management of the new “Eden Beach Resort & Spa, a Lopesan Collection Hotel” in Thailand.