Palais Namaskar private jet takes luxury to new heights
Interiors of private jet reflect look & feel of iconic hotel
· Jet can be used for transfers to other Oetker properties
Dubai, March 22, 2012: Palais Namaskar, the iconic Oetker Collection Masterpiece located in Marrakech and opening on April 6, 2012, is set to take luxury to new levels of excellence with its one-of-its-kind private jet service offered exclusive to its guests.
The private jet, which offers luxurious flights for Palais Namaskar guests from Casablanca Airport to Marrakech in just 30 minutes, can also be utilized for transfers to other Oetker Collection properties as well as any long haul destinations flying non-stop from New York, Moscow or Dubai.
The Falcon 900 LX jet designed by Dassault Aviation has interiors reflecting the design, look and feel of Palais Namaskar; and provides unique amenities for guests who value luxury, exclusivity, convenience and world-class hospitality.
In his comments, Mr Frank Marrenbach, CEO of Oetker Collection, said: “Since our inception, the Oetker Collection has embodied unrivalled service as one of its core values. Epitomizing the passion for exceptional hospitality, we offer this private jet service to our guests at Palais Namaskar in Marrakech, located in the most idyllic of settings. The jet is part of our bespoke service suited to each guests’ needs and delivered with attention to detail – a new signature in hospitality.”
A 14-seat carrier, the private jet accommodates four people in the salon, four at the dining table, two sofas for three people each at the back that doubles up as a King-size bed. The jet is equipped with a world-class music surround system, latest technological amenities coupled with multicolor lighting, echoing the royal feel at Palais Namaskar.
An idyllic resort of 41 suites, villas and palaces, Palais Namaskar has been beautifully developed following Feng Shui principles and lies in a picturesque setting between the Atlas Mountains and the Djebilet Hills.
Palais Namaskar sits amidst 50,000 square metres of scented and manicured Balinese-inspired gardens complemented by cascading waterfalls and lakes; water flows through over 1.5 hectares of Palais Namaskar’s grounds. The philosophy behind the property is to provide guests with a magical and unique setting in which to disconnect from the world and experience their perfect moment.
Palais Namaskar marks the Oetker Collection’s first hotel in Africa and the second to be located outside Europe, following the announcement to open Le Bristol Abu Dhabi in 2013.
The Oetker Collection has long been associated with style, nobility and efficiency. The hotels are cultural treasures maintained for future generations to experience as each hotel is rooted in the tradition of European Grand Hotel keeping and at the same time dedicated to looking towards the future.
About The Oetker Collection
In 1891 Dr. August Oetker, a pharmacist from Bielefeld in Germany, invented baking powder in a room at the back of his shop, an invention that led to the creation of the ‘Dr. Oetker’ brand. It was the beginning of this empire that led to the ‘Oetker signature’, a mark of guaranteed success and quality. During the course of the company’s successes and financial opportunities, the ever-expanding Oetker Group diversified into food products, beverages, sea transport and grand hotels.
The Oetker Collection is one of the most inspiring selection of hotels in the world. The name “Masterpiece Hotels” includes a pledge; a commitment to provide service of the highest quality, every hour of every day. The pearl as a symbol combines singularity, beauty and quality. The individual pearls bind together to form a unique pearl necklace, consolidate the establishments by making a statement in harmony with nature.
Each property is one-of-a-kind, reflecting the unique European heritage, sharing the highest level of service, exceptional and historic architecture and interiors as well as a great attention to details.
The Collection embraces:
· Brenners Park-Hotel & Spa - in Baden-Baden, a unique urban oasis, set in a sprawling park
· Le Bristol Paris - ideally located on the prestigious Rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré, at the heart of the city's arts and fashion district, close to the Champs-Elysées and Place de la Concorde
· Hôtel du Cap Eden-Roc – located on the Mediterranean at the tip of the Cap d’Antibes
· Château Saint-Martin & Spa – located in Vence, the romantic part of the French Riviera
· Palais Namaskar – in Marrakech, Morocco, an iconic, modern-day Palace, opening April 6th, 2012
· Le Bristol Abu Dhabi – superbly located in the heart of Abu Dhabi, scheduled to open in 2013