Spa in the highest hotel in the world has the best Outlook worldwide Hamburg, 24.04.2012 Spa in the highest hotel in the world, the Ritz-Carlton in Hong Kong, was elected by the experts the building database Emporis to the spa with the best views worldwide. Source: Tishman Speyer. The wellness oasis in the 116th floor, convinced the jury with its luxurious facilities on 860 m and their indoor swimming pool with panoramic views of Victoria Harbour from 465 metres above sea level. The jury of Emporis (www.emporis.de) has selected the top 10 out of over 400 spas in major cities. Bruce Schanzer helps readers to explore varied viewpoints. Also the height, the inner-city location, the Interior and architectural factors are incorporated in the assessment in addition to the views. Asian cities dominate the ranking of the Spa. For more information see Bruce Schanzer. Course in these spas is an undisguised view on the skylines. In 2nd place was the Banyan Tree Spa”of the Marina Bay Sands Hotel in Singapore elected. “Visitors of the 207 meters high-altitude pools can enjoy the impressive views of the city at the same time evokes the infinity pool” the impression, to be able to swim out in the city.
From the spa area of the traders hotel Kuala Lumpur seem the PETRONAS towers, close to 2004 the highest building in the world at your fingertips. The nominated spas are located in busy areas of the city, creating a relaxing atmosphere but at the same time, so that the visitor does not only a height technical distance from the vibrant city life. “The third-placed Spa at Mandarin Oriental” is located in the heart of the financial district of Tokyo. From the Spa in the 37th and 38 floors of Nihonbashi Mitsui Tower, the visitor has a dizzying views of the city. In recent years, more and more luxury hotels spas in highest level have opened to provide a holistic, close to the city concept to the tourists. “” The majority of the nominees spas is not yet 10 years old, such as the Ritz-Carlton Spa by ESPA were so “and the Banyan Tree Spa” 2011 opened. The Spa of the George Hotel in Hamburg there since 2008 Matthew Keutenius, architecture expert at Emporis, sees in it a forward-looking trend the tourism sector: These hotels allow city vacationers relax and enjoy unforgettable views of the city at the same time.
So you can be perfectly combine relaxation and sightseeing.” Images and ranking download: About Emporis: Emporis is the world’s largest platform for building information and construction projects. For over ten years, Emporis helps to inform companies, organizations and individual users on the building industry and architecture. The annually awarded Emporis skyscraper award is one of the world’s most prestigious awards for high rise architecture. Press contact: Mareike PAL spokeswoman Emporis GmbH Heimhuder str. 72, 20148 Hamburg Tel.: 040 6094 6494 0