Great Hotels Organisation Announces New Members

Great Hotels Organisation welcomes nine new member hotels to its family of brands, Great Hotels of the World and Special Hotels of the World

London, United Kingdom, July 29, 2009 --( New Members - Great Hotels of the World

Boscolo Exedra Roma, Rome, Italy

Located in the heart of Rome, the 240-room Exedra Roma offers two restaurants, a rooftop terrace with pool, a modern business centre and a wellness spa.

Housed in a 19th century mansion, the Exedra Roma is a neoclassical monument with a contemporary twist. Each of the rooms are inspired by traditional Rome with a modern touch.

The Exedra’s business centre offers 4 modern meeting rooms, accommodating up to 200 people.

Boscolo New York Palace, Budapest, Hungary

Located in the centre of the Hungarian capital, the 112-room Boscolo New York Palace combines antique architectural prestige and contemporary design.

The hotel offers two restaurants including the New York Café, located on the ground floor of the hotel and said to be “the most beautiful café in the world”. Originally opened in 1894, the restaurant features original ceiling frescoes, sumptuous chandeliers and gilded spiral columns.

The hotel offers a modern business centre with state-of-the-art facilities including eight meeting rooms and can accommodate up to 220 people.

Boscolo Carlo IV, Prague, Czech Republic

Located in Prague’s historical centre, the 152-room Boscolo Carlo IV is one of the most prestigious five-star hotels in Prague and is housed in the building of an old 19th century bank.

The hotel’s restaurant, Box Block, boasts dazzling backdrops of glass, steel and light and serves traditional local dishes. Two bars, Inn Ox Bar and Cigar Bar, are located in the old bank’s safe room, offering the perfect place to relax.

The business centre offers 6 meeting rooms which can accommodate up to 350 delegates.

Insotel Fenicia Prestige Thalasso Spa, Ibiza, Spain

Located on the seafront next to the Santa Eulalia River, the 172-room Insotel Fenicia Prestige Thalasso Spa boasts an excellent location for families and those seeking a quieter holiday.

The hotel’s 1,200 square metre spa includes a fitness area and beauty centre. Facilities include outdoor and indoor pools, waterbeds, sauna, herbal steam room, salt steam room, sensation showers, ice fountain and solarium and a full menu of treatments and therapies are available.

The hotel offers four restaurants and three bars serving exquisite cuisine.

Insotel Punta Prima Prestige Suites & Spa, Menorca, Spain

Situated in Punta Prima, near San Luis, this hotel offers 52 exclusive spacious suites.

In a peaceful setting overlooking the Mediterranean Sea and amid lush gardens, the hotel offers a comfortable bar lounge with large terraces, three restaurants and a swimming pool with sea views.

The Prestige Spa includes fitness and beauty centres and offers state-of-the-art facilities. The hotel’s large conference hall boasts sea views and accommodates up to 700 delegates.

St James’s Hotel and Club, London, England

Located close to Mayfair, St James’s Hotel and Club is an elegant 19th century townhouse providing the highest standard of hospitality and service.

The hotel’s 60 rooms and suites are exclusively finished to the highest standards. Many have their own balcony and the penthouse features a large rooftop terrace.

The restaurant serves Mediterranean cuisine with an Asian twist and has recently been awarded two rosettes.

The hotel has six individually designed meeting and dining rooms available for a variety of events and can accommodate up to 120 guests.

Hotel Barcelo Sancti Petri, Cadiz, Spain

Located in Cadiz, Hotel Barcelo Sancti Petri is an avant-garde style hotel situated on the seafront at La Barrosa Beach.

The hotel offers 191 luxury rooms, most with sea or tropical garden views.

Its 3,650 sqm spa and wellness centre is spread over two floors and features numerous facilities including thermodynamic swimming pools, sensation showers, Turkish bath, Roman bath, Finnish sauna, cold pool and an ice cave.

The hotel’s convention centre has two halls, divisible into multiple rooms which can accommodate up to 450 delegates. The hotel also boasts an outdoor amphitheatre accommodating up to 500 people and a 30,000 sqm tropical garden.

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New Members - Special Hotels of the World

Boscolo Plaza Nizza, Nice, France

Located on the Cote d’Azur, Boscolo Plaza Nizza is a palatial building offering 182 elegant and comfortable rooms and suites, some with magnificent views of the bay or the city.

The hotel offers six meeting rooms each with state-of-the-art technology accommodating up to 390 delegates. The hotel is a popular wedding venue and the terrace makes an ideal setting with a breathtaking panoramic view.

Hotel Berlin, Berlin, Germany

Located in central Berlin, between the business districts and the government quarter, the recently refurbished Hotel Berlin, Berlin is within easy reach of the city’s famous sights.

With 701 rooms, the hotel is one of the largest in Germany. Facilities include a restaurant and bar, fitness and spa centre and business room.

Its spacious conference and events venue, with a total area of 2,000 sqm, provides 22 conference rooms accommodating up to 500 delegates, all equipped with the latest state-of-the-art technology.

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