12 October 2016
HOTEL DE ROME CELEBRATES GOLDEN DAYS TO MARK ITS 10TH BIRTHDAY
To celebrate the hotel's anniversary, Hotel de Rome is planning a year full of surprises and special promotions.
Berlin, 2016 – Hotel de Rome, a Rocco Forte Hotel, is celebrating its birthday on 12th October 2016. Hotelier Sir Rocco Forte opened the 5-star superior hotel on historic Bebelplatz exactly ten years ago.
Hotel de Rome has had the honour of hosting 495,366 guests in the ten years since it opened. This means approximately 1,223,100 pillows plumped by the housekeeper and her staff. In the hotel kitchen, 39,010 grams of truffles have been shaved, while the hotel's own patisserie has transformed over 4,380 kilograms of the finest chocolate into elegant creations. 8,590 champagne corks have been popped throughout the entirety of the hotel's history. To achieve this, 180 employees from 17 nations work both front of house and behind the scenes to ensure the perfect and extremely personal Rocco Forte service.
Ten Year Gold Package – 10 golden moments with the Hotel de Rome
For guests celebrating with Hotel de Rome and who want to experience something truly exceptional in just 48 hours, the Ten Year Gold Package offers 10 exquisite experiences in one:
- Private airport transfer in a Bentley limousine
- A two-night stay in historic suite including breakfast
- A private boat tour on the Spree with a champagne picnic
- Early morning rooftop yoga with Patricia Thielemann from Spirit Yoga
- A private cookery course with nutrition coach Madeleine Shaw from London
- Private shopping at the Andreas Murkudis concept store
- A private tour of the me Collectors Room with art collector Thomas Olbricht
- In-suite hairstyling by star hairdresser Shan Rahimkhan
- A ten-course candlelit dinner in the former bank vault
- A 24-carat gold leaf treatment at the De Rome Spa
This special anniversary package can be booked for EUR 10.000 per person for two nights from 12th October 2016 until 12 October 2017, based on availability and double occupancy.
"We are delighted that we have succeeded over the last ten years in making the Hotel de Rome a home from home – not only for personalities from the worlds of industry, politics, sports and entertainment, but also for our employees. Their loyalty and dedication is what makes the Hotel de Rome what it is today – one of the leading hotels in Berlin", says Peter Kienast, General Manager of Hotel de Rome. After working for Rocco Forte Hotels for several years, he took on the responsibility of General Manager in 2015.
Hotel de Rome, a Rocco Forte Hotel, located in the carefully restored former headquarters of the Dresdner Bank from 1889, is unique in its combination of listed historical architecture and contemporary design, paired with premium comfort. As one of the few luxury hotels in an original historical building, this five-star superior hotel reflects its Berlin location in a singular manner.
With just 145 rooms and suites, a historic ballroom and five conference rooms for up to 320 participants as well as a unique location on the historic Bebelplatz, it is an architectural gem in the heart of Berlin, which guarantees a private atmosphere. The Hotel de Rome is one of 'The Leading Hotels of the World' and enjoys an excellent reputation beyond the borders of Europe. In October 2015, the Hotel de Rome won the Reader's Choice Award as the best hotel in Northern Europe.
More information available at: www.roccofortehotels.com
Director of Communications
Hotel de Rome
10117 Berlin, Germany
Tel.: +49 (0) 030 460 609 1460