Strategic Meetings Summit London, 26 September,
September 29 2022, Kimpton Fitzroy London
Friday 30 September 2022, JW Marriott Grosvenor
BERLIN is to have a new 146-room five-star hotel from October, the Hotel de Rome. Part of the ever expanding Rocco Forte Group, and located on Bebelplatz in the centre of the city, it is a conversion of an existing building constructed in 1889. The head office of Dresdner Bank until 1945 it makes use of its full architectural splendour offering guests an authentic Berlin experience. The restaurant will seat 120 and will look onto an intimate inner courtyard which will be used for al fresco dining during the summer months. The Opera Court is a grand room which will feature its original ceiling; it will be the focal point for coffee and afternoon tea. The spa will have a sauna, steam bath, relaxation area, five treatment rooms and a fully equipped gymnasium. The original "jewel room" of the bank vault will somewhat uniquely house a 20-metre swimming pool. The ballroom has a capacity for up to 250 people and usefully the hotel has its own 30 underground parking spaces.