EXCLUSIVE SERVICE FOR GUESTS FROM THE ARAB WORLD
The Ritz-Carlton, Berlin is the perfect home away from home for visitors from the Middle East
Berlin, 31 March 2015 – The Ritz-Carlton, Berlin knows how to impress its guests with personal service. Particularly for guests from the Middle East, the hotel at the heart of Berlin has expanded its offer and provides an Oriental ambience including Qur’an and prayer rug as well as special attention to the needs and wishes of guests travelling for medical reasons. In addition to the comforts of the hotel, which are tailored to the Arabic guests’ individual needs, the destination of Berlin also has numerous offers to tempt its visitors, making a visit to the German capital an unforgettable experience.
The Arabic-speaking Ladies and Gentlemen at The Ritz-Carlton, Berlin welcome guests from the Middle East with warm tea and fresh oshibori upon arrival. In the rooms, guests will find fresh fruit and nuts, as well as a Qur’an with prayer rug, if requested, which has already been placed to face Mecca. “For our guests from the Middle East, religion and faith play an important role in their lives”, explains Robert Petrović, General Manager at The Ritz-Carlton, Berlin. “With our services, we offer them a home away from home, enabling them to enjoy the city of Berlin to the full,” continues Robert Petrović. The special services of the five-star superior hotel include numerous Arabic TV channels and daily Arabic newspapers, so that guests are always up-to-date about current events.
Especially for guests travelling to the city for medical reasons, The Ritz-Carlton, Berlin is perfect, thanks to its central location at Potsdamer Platz and its 41 spacious guest suites. With numerous top-ranked clinics, such as the Charité International, Vivantes International Medicine, the German Heart Institute Berlin, the Meoclinic and the Helios Healthcare International as well as an unparalleled level of collaboration between science, research, industry and medicine, Berlin is one of the major centres for medical tourism in the world. The international patients receive out-patient treatment by competent physicians in comfort wards in the clinics, and live in the high-class suites of The Ritz-Carlton, Berlin equipped for long-term guests, which offer all comforts imaginable in spaces of up to 285 sqm. In the Club Lounge on the 10th floor, guests for whom privacy and exclusivity is particularly important, can retreat and enjoy the hospitable service of the Ladies and Gentlemen of the five-star superior hotel. Although being in Germany guests of The Ritz-Carlton, Berlin don’t have to forgo delicious halal dishes: Food from the Arab world is served on request in the Brasserie Desbrosses, as well as in the exclusive Club Lounge on the 10th floor of the hotel at Potsdamer Platz.
In addition to the generous culinary offerings at The Ritz-Carlton, Berlin, the destination of Berlin is also well prepared for Arabian guests travelling for business, leisure or medical reasons and offers for example numerous restaurants, which serve Arabic, Lebanese, Turkish or Egyptian cuisine. With the hotel’s limousine service, guests can also reach two of the most beautiful mosques in the city. The German capital is becoming increasingly important as a shopping metropolis, also for its guests from the Middle East: In September 2014 the Mall of Berlin, Berlin’s largest shopping centre with 270 high-class shops, opened its doors only a few minutes’ walk from The Ritz-Carlton, Berlin. In addition, internationally famous luxury shopping malls offer exclusive brands and selected products to impress shoppers. The healthy climate, unspoilt nature and a wide range of cultural attractions also play a part in ensuring that guests from the Middle East feel well looked after in Berlin.
The Middle East traveller can enjoy Ritz-Carlton hospitality at the Ritz-Carlton, Berlin with the Discover with You promotion, which is valid till December 31, 2015. Starting at 295 Euros (approx.AED 1160), the offer includes deluxe accommodation, daily American breakfast for two and daily hotel credit.
About The Ritz-Carlton, Berlin
The Ritz-Carlton, Berlin has over 303 guest rooms and suites and is located directly at Potsdamer Platz, in the heart of Berlin. The award-winning 5-star superior hotel offers unique rooms and an exceptional service of the highest level. The Brasserie Desbrosses serves French delicacies, while the elegant Tea Lounge indulges its guests with more than 60 select tea aromas. The Curtain Club and the extravagant Fragrances are among the best bars in the city, and round off the culinary ensemble of the luxury hotel. For relaxing and switching off, the hotel offers an elegant spa area as well as the exclusive Club Lounge on the 10th floor.
About The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company
The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, with headquarters in Chevy Chase, Maryland (USA), operates 88 hotels and resorts in North and South America, Europe, Asia, Africa and the Middle East. Over 30 further hotels and properties are at the pre-opening or planning stage. The Ritz-Carlton is the only service company to win the renowned “Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award” by the US Department of Commerce twice in succession for exceptional customer service. For information and toll-free reservations, please contact us by phone at 0800-1812334 (in Germany), by phone 0800-201127 (in Austria) and by phone 0800-553986 (in Switzerland) as well as online at www.ritzcarlton.com. The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAR).