Swissotel Hotels & Resorts continues their expansion with a new deluxe hotel in Baku, Azerbaijan. Scheduled to open in 2015, Swissotel Baku is currently under construction and will open in time for the first European Olympic Games.
The mixed use complex consists of two towers set upon a shared podium which will accommodate businesses, retail and entertainment outlets and numerous restaurants. Swissotel Baku will be situated in the taller, 160-metre tower and will offer 149 rooms and suites, as well as a Swissotel Living with 45 furnished apartments and 80 Swissotel Residences. Food and beverage offerings will include a lobby bar and lounge, an all-day restaurant, and a restaurant and bar on the top floor which will boast panoramic views over the city. Additional facilities will comprise a 2’100 sqm Purovel Spa & Sport, the company’s signature spa brand, and 3’000 sqm of meeting and event facilities including a dedicated 900 sqm outdoor space.
Swissotel Baku is ideally situated with a prominent, elevated position featuring unrivalled views across the city and its crescent-shaped bay. The hotel is located in an elegant, residential area of the city and is close to the Parliament buildings.