Mövenpick is preparing to open an 136-room hotel
in Istanbul on 31 March 2015.
The Mövenpick Hotel Istanbul Golden Horn is located on Istanbuls
historic peninsula just 10 minutes away from the old citys famous
historic highlights, 10 minutes from the Haliį Congress Centre, 16
km from Atatürk International Airport and is convenient for
Istanbuls most important business districts and shopping areas.
Turkey has an ambitious future vision and that
is why we are always looking for fresh opportunities in this
dynamic country, said Jean Gabriel Pérčs, President and Chief
Executive Officer of Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts. Our brand of Swiss upscale hospitality resonates strongly with
customers here and we see Turkey as playing a key role in the
continued success of our companys global expansion.
With an exterior by Loft Architects and interiors by renowned
designer Sinan Kafadar from the Metex Design Group, the new
hotels décor evokes the ways in which the Golden Horn estuary has
informed Greek, Roman, Byzantine and Ottoman history through naval motifs, such as compass designs and interlinking chains, wave wood panelling, the soft application of watery blues, a generous use of
white marble, black and white harbour photographs and lavish
Bold symmetrical patterned carpeting contrasts with the clean lines and subtle tones of contemporary furniture in
the hotels 26-sqm to 32-sqm rooms and striking features such as the curvaceous panelling of the spa and the ingenious wooden
swirls of the restaurant ceiling create dramatic focal points.
All rooms, including the hotels 7 suites, enjoy panoramic
views of the city or the historic waterfront, 40-inch flat-screen
televisions with satellite, free WiFi, workstations,
laptop-friendly safes as well as tea and coffee-making facilities.
The private balconies of the hotels Premium rooms are perfect for
the alfresco pleasure of unforgettable peninsula sunsets, while
the GoldenHorn suite offers the added indulgence of a jacuzzi on
one of its two balconies.
The views can also
be savoured at the Pruva Swiss Grill Restaurant that features an
open show kitchen, a 20-seat private dining room, an inviting
terrace for up to 90, interior seating for 146 and a wide range of
innovative Mediterranean cuisine as well as Swiss and Turkish specialities.
Meanwhile, at the Lobby Lounge and Bar, guests can
enjoy refreshing drinks, mouth-watering snacks and evening
The hotel is also suitable for
corporate functions with 6 meeting rooms of 23 to 120 sqm and the
divisible 380-sqm Golden Horn Ballroom that can accommodate up to
440 guests. The property is ideal for car and product launches thanks to its
custom-designed entrance points and unique elevator system.
Sophisticated system technology in the conference rooms and
ballroom allows all lights, sound and video to be controlled by
the swipe of an iPad.
For those who need refuge from a busy
day, the hotel features the Serenity Wellness Centre with a
state-of-the-art fitness centre, Turkish Hammam, saunas, a steam
room, relaxation zone and massage rooms.
Istanbul Golden Horn offers an ideal range of facilities, a unique
historical perspective, a comfortable contemporary ambience and a
great location its the perfect package for any visit to
Istanbul, said Neyran Tan, the hotels General Manager.