Golden Prague Hotel managed by Fairmont to join the brand’s global portfolio of extraordinary hotels and resorts in May 2020
Prague, Czech Republic, 2019-Nov-18 — /Travel PR News/ — Fairmont Hotels & Resorts, a world-leading luxury hotel brand within the Accor group, is pleased to announce its entry into the Czech Republic with the Golden Prague Hotel. Partnering with Fairmont on this project is R2G Heritage, owner of the property.
Located along the prestigious Parizska Boulevard and on the banks of the Vltava River in the Old Town of Prague, the hotel, currently operating as the InterContinental Prague, will join the Fairmont portfolio under the name “Golden Prague Hotel managed by Fairmont” as of May 2020. The hotel is planned to undergo a comprehensive refurbishment program in 2022, and is expected to reopen in early 2023 as “Fairmont Golden Prague”.
“The Fairmont brand of luxury is an ideal match for the historic and enigmatic city of Prague,” said Chris Cahill, Deputy CEO Accor & CEO Hotel Operations. “This is a destination created during the 14th century, a golden age of European history. Over seven centuries, Prague has maintained its character and relevance as a cultural center that has captivated the imaginations of travelers for generations. We believe we have found the ideal location in which to showcase Fairmont’s beloved style and luxurious comforts to the visitors and locals of this treasured city.”
Golden Prague Hotel will undergo an extensive renovation in 2022, designed to bring the property up to a high standards of unrivalled, yet approachable luxury, yet maintaining the identity of this historic site and property build in brutalism architectural style. The renovated hotel will open once again by early 2023, with a sophisticated and stylish design concept extolling the history of Parizska Boulevard during its heyday of the 1970s. The newly revamped Fairmont Golden Prague is poised to become an exclusive hotspot, not only for overnight guests, but for local dining, gathering and celebrating special occasions.