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Odessa hotel Bristol celebrates its 115th anniversary

1899 was a milestone year for various reasons. This year was born the iconic film Director Alfred Hitchcock, was patented the drug aspirin, the Bolshoi theatre hosted the premiere of Peter Tchaikovsky’s “Sleeping beauty”, at London’s famous tower “big Ben” clock was running, and in Odessa was opened as the hotel Bristol, which became one of the attractions of the city. In 2014 the hotel celebrates 115 years. Today, as more than a century ago, this hotel combines classic luxury and sophistication with cutting-edge technical solutions.

Hotel, p vstroennyy by the famous architect Alexander Bernardazzi on the place of apartment houses of merchant Naum Jurowski, instantly won the hearts of European and domestic guests.

Bristol is not in vain got its name. That was the name of the hotel in Austria, where he loved to ride wealthy locals. However, Odessa Bristol even surpassed his Austrian namesake. Its main advantages, in addition to the furnished rooms, electric light, hot water, bathroom in every room, well-trained servants.

After the October revolution, was not up to luxury hotels. In 1922-1925, the rooms converted to offices responsible railway workers. Adacore in the period of the NEP, the hotel was restored and renamed the hotel “Krasnaya”.

Then followed the trials of the great Patriotic war and Soviet public utilities. As a result of many unfounded reconstructions many authentic elements of the interior were lost. However, his spirit Bristol has retained. Continue reading

The most unusual hotels in the world

Among the hotels always have competition. Each school tries to attract its guests quality service, wide range of services or a gorgeous view from the window. But there are pensions that went the other way. The most unusual hotels in the world, although can not boast 5-star service, no shortage of visitors, because everyone is unique in their own way and built to amaze.

Propeller Island City Lodge

This 4-star hotel in Germany at a cost of half a million dollars embodied all crazy ideas of designer Lars Stroshane. The owners have positioned each room as a work of art, designed to change your consciousness. How and when you visit the Museum, here are guaranteed an incredible experience.

For all guests are issued with a clear instruction on how to use the room. 45 rooms you’ll find beds, hovering in the air; a place for sadomasochism and a prison cell; apartment, completely made of mirrors or a room in the Gothic style, where you have to spend the night in a coffin. A special experience is guaranteed for the guests in the Studio “Upside down” where all the furniture bolted to the ceiling, and the one on the bottom, you can take advantage of with the help of special devices. Continue reading

The most famous hotel casinos

Many decades playing house in different countries was banned by the official authorities. This industry existed in a semi-legal status and only in some regions there were institutions with license to operate. These hotels eventually gained international fame, and the annual influx of tourists has exceeded six figures.

Luxury hotels casinos USA

The Mecca of all gamblers – Las Vegas is a truly magnificent complex of the company Wynn Resorts Ltd. Among the main advantages of a huge game rooms, shopping, conference Studio, bars, SPA and Golf club.

Numerous awards from international publishers and has high ratings from Forbes or turned the Mobil five-star Wynn Las Vegas is one of the most visited gambling houses.

Gorgeous Aria casino is housed in two buildings of the city centre of Las Vegas. The height of the towers is 51 and 61 of the floor respectively, and the total area is 14 000 square meters. Each of the interior – a separate work of art. On the walls you can see a lot of design compositions and strange finishes. Continue reading

GLO Hotel Helsinki Art
GLO Art Hotel Helsinki, which combines the ancient castle of the XIX century, a kind of space Museum with interesting exhibits-the art and style of hi-tech, familiar, perhaps, everyone is…

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Das Stue (Berlin, Germany)
Selecting in Berlin Das Stue you will have the unique opportunity to experience the Royal past of this city. In the district of Charlottenburg, where actually is located the hotel,…

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The holiday resort of Loutraki, Greece
Loutraki is a small town in southern Greece, which is considered one of the best balneological resorts in Europe. It was in Loutraki healing water rich in sodium and magnesium,…

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