Fairmont Grand Hotel Kyiv opens its doors

Fairmont Hotels & Resorts has announced the opening of Fairmont Grand Hotel Kyiv, the luxury brand’s first hotel in Eastern Europe. Located in the heart of the Ukraine capital’s historic Podil district, Fairmont Grand Hotel Kyiv joins a growing portfolio of Fairmont hotels in Europe, including the soon-to-open Fairmont Baku, Azerbaijan. The classically designed Fairmont Grand Hotel Kyiv features 258 guestrooms, including 54 suites as well as Royal and Presidential suites, offering views of Podil Square and the Dnipro River. In addition, the hotel features Fairmont Gold, the brand’s exclusive hotel within a hotel, which offers the highest levels of service and additional privileges and amenities such as a private reception desk and a comfortable guest lounge. The hotel also offers a fully equipped business centre with 24-hour access as well as secretarial services. Hotel dining options include The Strand Grill, a contemporary all-day restaurant, and the art nouveau-influenced Atrium Lounge and Pâtisserie, which operates 24 hours a day and offers an international selection of beverages and afternoon tea. For special events, the hotel offers meeting and function space, including a ballroom and eight private meeting rooms. Recreational facilities include a spa, including a relaxation room, separate women’s and men’s areas featuring sauna, steam and swiss, and a full beauty salon. The hotel also offers a fully equipped fitness centre, group exercise classes, and access to an indoor/outdoor tennis club and the nearby Royal Kyiv Golf Club. Guests of Fairmont Grand Hotel Kyiv can enjoy a special “Opening Offer”package, which includes two night’s accommodation, with the second night complimentary. Package rates start from 319 euro, including taxes, based on double occupancy. The Opening Offer is available through Aug. 31 (excluding June 1-July 2). (