News for the Hospitality Executive
Istanbul (June 30, 2011): The first Swissôtel Living, an exclusive extended stay suite concept by Swissôtel Hotels & Resorts, debuts at Swissôtel The Bosphorus, Istanbul in time for the internationally recognized property’s 20th anniversary. A €20 million, 2.5 year undertaking, the new sixty-three elegant suites are built adjacent to the Swissotel, The Bosphorus. Rooms range in size, from studios to 1, 2 and 3 bedrooms, and offer the ultimate in style and luxury while still allowing guests to enjoy the full range of hotel services within the comfort of their own four walls. More Swissôtel Living residences are planned for the future in other Swissôtel destinations.
All services and facilities offered by the adjoining five-star Swissôtel The Bosphorus, a “Leading Hotel of the World,” are available to Swissotel Living guests, including the 43,000 square foot, 14 room Amrita Spa & Wellness facility. The comprehensive range of amenities includes the fashionable Gaja restaurant, tennis courts, indoor and outdoor pools, room service, the Business Center, and extensive gardens spanning 65 acres.
“Since opening its doors in 1991, Swissôtel The Bosphorus, Istanbul has assumed the position of a favorite hotel in Istanbul and internationally thanks to its design, architecture and service,” says says Gerhard Struger, Regional Vice President of Swissôtel Turkey & Eastern Europe and General Manager of Swissôtel The Bosphorus. “To launch the first ever Swissôtel Living at our property as we celebrate 20 successful years is a testament to all that’s been achieved.“
Conceived by top designer Khuan Chew, the Swissôtel Living apartments, which are adjacent to Swissôtel The Bosphorus, Istanbul, reflect her distinct, highly unusual style. The ultimate in modern living, each apartment is thoughtfully laid out so as to make the most of the panoramic view of the Bosphorus, and also boast state-of-the-art technology, from LCD TVs to home cinema, fully equipped kitchens and exquisitely appointed bathrooms. The sleek interior design incorporates rich cocoa and mocha color schemes throughout with steel accents. Guests can dine, meet friends or use the library in the communal lounge at any time of day, while the rooftop pool and spacious roof terrace – for the exclusive use of tenants – provide an ideal place to relax.
Rates at Swissôtel Living, The Bosphorus, Istanbul start at € 600 for a studio per night, and range up to € 6000 for a 3 bedroom suite per night. To book your stay today, visit www.swissotelliving.com or call 90 212 326 8112.
About Swissôtel Hotels and Resorts
Swissôtel Hotels and Resorts (www.swissotel.com) is an award winning and distinctive group of deluxe hotels, combining renowned Swiss hospitality with contemporary design, personalised service, charm and efficiency. Located in popular gateway destinations and city centres, the hotels provide convenient access to business and shopping districts. The group's Swiss heritage ensures organisational competence, attention to detail, safety and a superlative guest experience.
The international hotel chain is owned by FRHI Holdings Limited, a leading global hotel company with 101 hotels and resorts worldwide under the Raffles, Fairmont and Swissôtel brands. The company also manages Fairmont and Raffled branded Residences, Estates and luxury private residence club properties.
Hotels under development: Makkah/Saudi-Arabia (2012), Dresden/Germany (2012), Kiev/Ukraine (2012), New Delhi/India (2013) and Bangalore/India (2013)
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