Germany: Hyatt Hotels & Resorts has partnered with with Jost Hurler Beteiligungs-und Verwaltungsgesellschaft to open an an Andaz hotel in Munich.
The first Andaz-branded hotel in Germany, Andaz Munich will join Andaz properties currently in London, New York, Los Angeles, Shanghai, and Tokyo. Expected to open in 2017, the 274-room hotel will be developed in the central Munich Schwabinger Tor district.
It will be part of a mixed-use site, which will also include residential apartments, shops, offices, and restaurants.
The hotel will feature an all-day dining restaurant, a lounge and rooftop bar, as well as an extensive fitness centre with spa and pool facilities. Conference facilities will include a ballroom, seven conference rooms and pre-function space.
Peter Norman, senior vice president of acquisitions and development EMEA for Hyatt said: “We are eager to expand the Andaz brand presence in Europe, and especially in Germany. Andaz Munich will bring to life the brand’s mission of creating inspiring, indigenous experiences and immersing guests into the destination’s local culture with an array of unique activities. We continue to see a positive response from our Andaz guests across in Europe – at Andaz Liverpool Street London and Andaz Amsterdam Prinsengracht – and we believe Andaz Munich will continue to bring excitement to Europe’s travellers.”
Albert Heinermann, managing director of the Jost Hurler group, said: “The new hotel will marry the Andaz brand’s creativity and refined, yet casual atmosphere, with the authentic brand of hospitality for which Hyatt is known in Germany and all around the world. We believe this hotel will connect guests to the local community and all it has to offer. Andaz Munich will be a great addition to Schwabinger Tor, and we feel this hotel and brand will resonate with the business and leisure community in Munich and throughout Germany.”