Four Seasons has expanded its portfolio of
luxury hotels to the capital city of Tunisia.
The Four Seasons Hotel Tunis is located by the Mediterranean, a short drive from the ancient Roman ruins
of Carthage and the traditional village of Sidi Bou Said. The
hotel is a 20-minute drive to Les Berges du Lac, where most
embassies and international offices are located, and 30 minutes
from Tunis City, the central business district.
“We are delighted to greet our first
guests at Four Seasons Hotel Tunis,” said General Manager, Ahmed Khalaf
(pictured). “Already there has been great interest among our Gammarth
neighbours and inquiries from around the world, and now I join my
team in their excitement to show off our new hotel, and invite
guests to explore the ancient wonders of Tunisia, and the
wonderful seaside lifestyle of the city.”
Arabesque architecture and design details including mashrabiya
latticework screens reflect both the hotel’s proximity to several
UNESCO World Heritage Sites, and its easy access to the city.
Spilling down toward the sea is a complex
of white buildings connected via arched walkways and surrounded by
pools, fountains and gardens beneath swaying palms before giving
way to a sandy beach edging the Mediterranean.
Public areas are designed in an open concept to capture gentle sea
breezes, while guest rooms and suites open to either garden or sea
The Four Seasons Hotel Tunis features 203 rooms
including 35 suites. Rooms start at 55 square metres (592 square
feet) and most feature a view of the Mediterranean. All have an
outdoor terrace or balcony.
While the 550 square metre (5,920 square foot)
Presidential Suite with its enormous tiered terrace featuring a
private pool for families and entertaining may be the hotel’s most
prestigious accommodation, the three Mediterranean Suites are
equally appealing. Each boasts a large living and dining area
serviced by a butler’s pantry, a private office, and sumptuous
master bedroom opening onto a furnished terrace overlooking the
The hotel’s lavish
spa is inspired by the country’s historic sites and traditions,
with many of the 11 treatment rooms opening to terraces with sea
views. The VIP Suite is the ultimate indulgence for one or two
guests, with twin massage beds, a rain shower, bathtub and private
terrace relaxation area.
indoor-outdoor lap pool, is surrounded by columns and shimmering
with mosaic tiles, while the outdoor pool’s central location
overlooking the sea makes it one of the best places to enjoy a
There’s also a fully equipped fitness centre with
steam rooms and sauna, and separate men’s and women’s lounges, and
two tennis courts.
For families, the renowned Kids for All Seasons program is headquartered in its
own space – including a splash pool – with a full program of
games, cultural activities and more. There’s also a Teen Centre where young adults can
enjoy video games and socialize with new friends.
The hotel also has a good selection of F&B
outlets and more than 1,500 square metres (16,000 square feet) of
indoor and outdoor event space.