SUITES BECOME (EVEN) SWEETER AT ROCCO FORTE HOTELS
SUITES BECOME (EVEN) SWEETER AT ROCCO FORTE HOTELS
Rocco Forte Hotels has unveiled The Rocco Forte Suite Experience, a new offering across of the ten European hotels, giving guests an indulgent and generous experience from arrival to departure.
Whether staying in a our classic level Suites, Special Suites or the highest level Forte Suites, guests are provided with gifts, additional benefits and those lovely unexpected extras. In addition, Forte Suites give guests the chance to fully indulge and enjoy their passions through the Rocco Forte Suite Experience. Backstage passes to the city, these experiences range from the cultural to the gastronomic, to treatments and relaxation, a gift from Rocco Forte Hotels to our guests.
For the more culturally minded Forte Suite guests, Rocco Forte Hotels provided exclusive access. When staying at the Hotel Astoria, St Petersburg, guests enjoy a private backstage tour of the Marinsky Theatre, unveiling the secrets behind the exquisite performances. In Brussels at Hotel Amigo, Forte Suite guests will be gifted with tickets to the BOZAR museum, the focal point of arts and culture in the city of Brussels, along with a Brussels Art Guide. In Florence, Forte Suite guests of Hotel Savoy could also choose to have an exclusive tour of the Duomo and Opera del Duomo Museum. Forte Suite guests at The Balmoral, Edinburgh, can discover Hamilton & Inches silversmith workshop, with a private tour and champagne on arrival. At The Charles Hotel, Munich, Forte Suite guests can discover more about the artworks on the suite walls, with a private tour of the gallery created in artist Franz Von Lenbach’s resisdence.
For our fashion forward or shopping loving guests, Rocco Forte Hotels can be their guide. Hotel de Rome, Berlin, provide a taste for local fashion with a personal shopping experience in collaboration with local designer boutique, The Corner, in addition to receiving a fashionable accessory as a gift from the boutique upon arrival. Forte Suite guests at Brown’s Hotel can experience the best shopping area of London this with a personal shopping trip to famous London designer store Paul Smith, just round the corner from the hotel. Alternatively, Forte Suite guests interested in fine and rare books can enjoy a personalized tour of Peter Harrington Rare Books on Dover Street.
For foodie guests Forte Suites showcase the local flavours. At Hotel Savoy, Florence, guest can enjoy wine tasting in a typical Italian enoteca, tasting prestigious labels of renowned Tuscan wine, complimented by other local specialties to give the fullest palate of flavour. In Frankfurt, Villa Kennedy’s In Suite Cocktail Hour means Forte Suite guests need not leave their room to sample the delicious flavours of the JFK Bar. Similarly, whilst the ‘Make Mine a Martini’ experience at Brown’s Hotel, London sees guests creating their own martinis in the comfort of their own suites, the Bloody Mary master class is held at The Donovan Bar, for guests can learn to perfect the art of making a Bloody Mary with help from the experts. At Hotel de Russie, Rome, guests staying in the luxurious Nijinsky Suite can enjoy a private cooking lesson in the suite, or alternatively, take the private street food tour to uncover both the traditional and modern gastronomic culture of the Eternal City. Whisky loving Forte Suite guests at The Balmoral, Edinburgh, can enjoy a Whisky Journey at Scotch bar, where the whisky ambassadors will take them on a journey through single malts.
For those in need of relaxation, Verdura Resort, Sicily, offers guests staying in Forte Suites a complimentary Jet Lag Revive aromatherapy massage. At Brown’s Hotel, London, Forte Suite guests can enjoy one of two massages to set the tone for their trip; either the Jet Lag Reviver or Tech Recovery Massage, both of which can be enjoyed either from the comfort of the suite or the Spa at Brown’s. At The Charles Hotel, Munich, guests may choose to unwind with the Rocco Forte Rituals Facial, before enjoying the tranquillity of the spa. At Villa Kennedy, Frankfurt, guests can fully relax after their journey, with the relaxing Jet Lag shoulder massage in the comfort of their Forte Suite.
This can also be personalization inside the Suite, so guests with favourite items can enjoy exactly those in the comfort of their suite. Be it flowers, In Room amenities or a particular type of fruit, Rocco Forte Hotels will be able to ensure that the Forte Suites are tailored exactly to guests’ desires
In addition, each Rocco Forte Suite benefits from In-suite check in, personalized Concierge services, complimentary In Room Bar with non-alcoholic beverages and beer, In-Suite Breakfast or in our restaurant, In-house movies and high speed Wifi access. Guests staying in one of our Suites will also be able to have a garment pressed. Special Suite guests will benefit from an unpacking and packing service, in addition to pressing of up to four garments, and personalized concierge service both before and throughout their stay. Forte Suites guests will benefit from all of this and more, with a full In Room Bar, transfer from the airport to the hotel and a Personalised Suite Experience.
Designed by Olga Polizzi, each suite is inspired by its location, celebrating the history of the building, the culture of the city, or the distinguished guests who have resided at the property. Original features are carefully restored and combined with the latest technology, creating a distinctive style that is both classic and contemporary. Every item is hand-picked: from the collection of artworks and library of books that reflect the growth of the cities through time, to the comfortable beds and armchairs from which to enjoy them. Suite guests therefore benefit from the individuality of each suite, and delve into the essence of the city.
Rocco Forte Hotels
Established by Sir Rocco Forte and sister, Olga Polizzi in 1996, Rocco Forte Hotels is a family of 10 individual hotels and resorts. All of the hotels are landmarks, both old and new, occupying magnificent buildings in exceptional locations. Led by a family who has been in hospitality for four generations, the hotels are united by their distinctive approach to service ensuring guests experience the best of the cities and surrounding areas.
Rocco Forte Hotels comprises: Hotel de Russie, Rome; Hotel Savoy, Florence; Verdura Resort, Sicily; The Balmoral, Edinburgh; Brown’s Hotel, London; The Charles Hotel, Munich; Villa Kennedy, Frankfurt; Hotel de Rome, Berlin; Hotel Amigo, Brussels; Hotel Astoria, St Petersburg.
Future opening: Jeddah in 2016, Shanghai in 2018