Travel Information: Covid19 Notice

01 April 2014

Press Release


Hotel Amigo reveals its new concept of Saturday Art Tour, a cultural walking tour to explore surrounding art galleries which combines the culinary delights of the Italian Ristorante Bocconi, with the opportunity to see some of the city’s top art exhibitions.

With its impressive number of contemporary art galleries, private collections and art centers, it is no longer a secret that Brussels is one of Europe’s most interesting and creative cities. Brussels also offers easy access from other neighboring European cities and the promise of multicultural discoveries.

A stone’s throw away from the renowned Grand Place, Hotel Amigo is the ideal base for a cultural and gastronomic experience in Brussels. Influenced by the artistic atmosphere of the city, Hotel Amigo will organize on Saturday, May 17th the first Saturday Art Tour: an exclusive initiative for art lovers.

One Saturday per month, this unique three-step program will start at the Bar Amigo. After a welcome coffee and some pastries, the walking tour can begin. For the launch of this new concept, three galleries will be honored: Sorry we're Closed owned by Sébastien Janssen, who will join the group at the Bar Amigo and orchestrate the visit, then Gladstone Gallery and MOT International. Each time, the gallery directors will take guests on personal tours.

To finish on a high note, the Saturday Art Tour will include a refined lunch at the Ristorante Bocconi, an exclusive address in town for Italian food lovers.

The Hotel Amigo Saturday Art Tour costs €62 per person and includes: Coffee or tea with pastries at the Bar Amigo (10:30-11:00 am) Tour of three galleries in the hotel’s area Lunch at the Ristorante Bocconi (including three course menu, drinks and a glass of wine).

Advance reservation required - complimentary valet parking.

T: +32 (0) 2 547 47 25
F: +32 (0) 2 502 28 05

Silvia Brighenti,
Sales & Marketing Director
T: +32 (0)2 547 47 01

Lydie Caruana,
PR & Marketing Coordinator
T: +32 (0)2 547 47 25

Notes to Editors: Rocco Forte Hotels Rocco Forte Hotels is a family of 11 individual hotels and resorts. Each property has a unique style, reflecting its nationality and location, but all share Rocco Forte Hotels’ trademark attention to detail, high quality and immaculate service. Established by Sir Rocco Forte in 1996, Rocco Forte Hotels comprises: Hotel de Russie, Rome; Hotel Savoy, Florence; The Balmoral, Edinburgh; The Lowry Hotel, Manchester; Hotel Astoria, St Petersburg; Hotel Amigo, Brussels; Brown’s Hotel, London; Villa Kennedy, Frankfurt; Hotel de Rome, Berlin; The Charles Hotel, Munich; Verdura Golf & Spa Resort, Sicily.

Future openings: Jeddah.

Media Enquiries:
Richard Power
Rocco Forte Hotels
Tel: +44 (0)20 7766 3107/3137/3113