Jumeirah Hotels and Resorts has announced its first hotel in Germany, with the Jumeirah Frankfurt Hotel due to open in summer 2010.
The 219-room hotel will be located in the city’s PalaisQuarter leisure and retail development, within walking distance of the financial district, stock exchange, pedestrian shopping areas and opera house. The property will feature a signature Talise spa, as well as a “contemporary restaurant concept by leading Japanese designer Takashi Sugimoto”, and meeting and business facilities.
Jumeirah recently announced its first Scottish property, slated to open in Glasgow in 2011 (see online news October 13, 2008), and is also developing a third London hotel, within the Beetham Tower on the Southbank (see online news July 30, 2007) . The group’s first Asia-Pacific property is set to open in Shanghai later this year.
For more information visit jumeirah.com.
Report by Mark Caswell
Artist impressions of the Jumeirah Frankfurt Hotel