The Global Ambassador opens in Phoenix

The Global Ambassador

US: Luxury hotel The Global Ambassador in Phoenix has opened today, 6 December 2023 as the first property by restaurateur Sam Fox.

The 141-room hotel features five food and beverage venues as well as a wellness centre.

Le Âme, a Parisian steakhouse and bistro will serve breakfast, lunch, and dinner. At Pink Dolphin, located next to a boutique retail concept, the menu will offer Mexican and Peruvian-inspired dishes. 

Le Market takes its inspiration from European markets and will serve pastries, smoothies, cheese and wine. Over in the Lobby Bar, cocktails and an all-day snack menu will be offered. 

Opening in mid-January, théa Mediterranean Rooftop will serve mezze, pasta and seafood alongside cocktails. Open nightly for dinner and weekend brunch,  théa will also host DJ sets.

The wellness centre at The Global Ambassador comprises a spa, fitness facilities and three studios. 

Spanning 16,000 square feet, The Spa features 10 treatment rooms, a jacuzzi, cold plunge pool, a steam room and a sauna. Partners of the spa include U Beauty, Augustinus Bader, Biologique Recherche, MOVA by Camila Perez, Environ and Oxylight Sapphire.

The gym will be provide Technogym and Eleiko equipment alongside a movement studio, spin studio, and pilates room. Forma Pilates, which launched in 2020 by Liani Levi, will open its first Arizona studio at the hotel. 

“Opening The Global Ambassador is a defining moment in my career and one that I’m extremely proud of,” said Fox, founder of Author & Edit Hospitality, the developer, owner and manager of the hotel. “While the hotel’s influence is global in scale, its roots run deep in the surrounding community. The Global Ambassador is a convergence of hospitality, wellness, culinary and culture – it has become my legacy project.” 

The Global Ambassador is a member of the Preferred Hotels & Resorts Legend Collection. 

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