Hyatt Hotels Corporation has won the bid to operate the new Spa & Conference hotel at Edinburgh Marina. This is the international hotelier’s first hotel in Scotland and will offer guests and visitors to the new development state-of-the-art hospitality and exceptional amenities.
The Hyatt Regency hotel at Edinburgh Marina will comprise 187 spacious rooms/suites all with en-suite bathrooms including a two bedroom Presidential suite together with 98, one, two and three bedroom Hyatt Regency Residences serviced apartments. These apartments will be designed and fitted to the same specification as the hotel room enabling guests to enjoy the service and amenities of a hotel, while having all the benefits of a self-contained apartment. This will be reflected in the hotel’s restaurant and bar facilities which will offer breakfast, lunch and dinner, allowing all guests the freedom to live their lives with total flexibility.
All guests will have access to unparalleled facilities, including a health spa and fitness centre, a 10,000sq.ft conference and banqueting centre, restaurants and bars. The 20,000sq.ft wellness facility will feature a unique blend of fitness and spa, providing fitness classes and restorative spa therapies.
The hotel will overlook the new 340 berth Edinburgh Marina. Commenting on the announcement, Guido Fredrich, Hyatt’s regional vice president development, Europe, said: “I am delighted that we will be opening our first hotel in Edinburgh, as part of the exciting new Edinburgh Marina development. The Marina is the perfect springboard for us to launch our brand in Scotland, opening a new era for the company and creating a great new tourism opportunity for Edinburgh.”
About the Edinburgh Marina Development
Located 2.5 miles (4km) NW of central Edinburgh, the Edinburgh Marina development will be a new leisure and residential destination for Scotland’s capital city. Edinburgh Marina is located 12 miles (16km) from the bridges over the Firth of Forth and 8 miles (12km) from Edinburgh International Airport. The Marina Development benefits from excellent transport links via road, sea and rail, which will be further improved when the new tram extension to Granton and Leith is completed.
Royal Wharf Living for Retirement
The developer recently launched the first phase of its luxury retirement living scheme, unveiling a show apartment in the Old Gunpowder Store that is located on the development. A selection of spacious 1, 2 & 3 bedroom luxury apartments are now available for advance reservation together with berths in the new Edinburgh Marina.
Edinburgh Marina will provide 340 fully serviced berths, which are now available for reservation, comprising approximately 24,400 square metres. of berthing that forms the centrepiece of Edinburgh Marina Holdings masterplan for the whole 45 acre site.
For more information, go online at: www.hyatt.com