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7Pines Kempinski: 12.18. Group and Kempinski Hotels AG Jointly Develop Luxury Lifestyle Concept as Part of Strategic Partnership
Munich, October 8, 2019 - Duesseldorf-based 12.18. Group and Kempinski Hotels AG today announced the launch of their luxury lifestyle concept 7Pines Kempinski. The two partners have joined forces to create one of the leading lifestyle hotel products in the luxury segment.
Jörg Lindner and Kai Richter, Managing Partners of 12.18. Investment Management, together with Martin R. Smura, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board of Kempinski Hotels, announced the strategic alliance at the Expo Real real-estate trade fair in Munich in front of approximately 150 guests.
"The Kempinski brand has stood for tradition and excellent hospitality for more than 120 years. This represents an important step in our growth strategy,” said Smura. “Thanks to the cooperation with 12.18., we will be able to offer our guests a lifestyle concept of the highest standard in the future.”
As Europe's oldest luxury hotel group, Kempinski Hotels has 78 hotels in 34 countries and stands for the highest standards of quality and service throughout the world. The 12.18. Group has made a name for itself in recent years as an investor, project developer and in the modernization of hotels and restaurants. As an expert for high-class investments in the hotel and holiday real...
150 years of HOTEL STADT HAMBURG: DEHOGA awards honorary certificate
German hotel and restaurant federation (DEHOGA) honors Sylter tradition house
Summer party with musical and culinary highlights
Further offers and events in the anniversary year
Westerland, 1 August 2019: On the occasion of its 150th anniversary, DEHOGA Sylt e.V. honours the Hotel Stadt Hamburg: The award of the honorary certificate to the oldest hotel in Westerland took place in the course of the summer party outside the gates of the hotel.
Claas-Erik Johannsen, 1st Chairman of DEHOGA Sylt e.V., together with Michael Lohmann from the Chamber of Industry and Commerce (IHK), presented the certificate to the owners of the Hotel Stadt Hamburg, Jörg Lindner and Kai Richter, as well as the hotel director of many years, Christian Wirsich, in bright sunshine: "The Hotel Stadt Hamburg has always shaped Sylt and is a venerable representative beyond the borders of the island," said Johannsen.
"We would like to thank DEHOGA warmly for this honour and are delighted that the Hotel Stadt Hamburg, a traditional Sylt hotel, has a firm place in the island's hotel industry. This is a merit of Christian Wirsich and all employees who fill the hotel with life thanks to their hospitality," commented Kai Richter on the award.
As part of the summer party, Sylter, holidaymakers and hotel guests were able to enjoy culinary specialities from the HSH kitchen as well as from the...
150 years of HOTEL STADT HAMBURG: traditional house on Sylt celebrates anniversary
Kick-off event on 1 August for Sylters, hotel guests and holidaymakers
British pop and funk band "Shakatak" creates atmosphere
Further anniversary offers in the Hotel Stadt Hamburg and in the Alter Gasthof List
The Hotel Stadt Hamburg in Westerland (Sylt) celebrates its 150th anniversary with a varied programme. Founded in 1869, it has made a name for itself as a traditional Sylt hotel with Hanseatic charm and was taken over last year by Düsseldorf 12.18. Investment Management GmbH.
To mark the start of the festivities, a large summer party will take place on 1 August: From 1 pm, the area in front of the hotel is transformed into a culinary promenade where hotel guests, holidaymakers and Sylt finger food and refreshments can be enjoyed. The offer ranges from "Stadt Hamburger" to lobster soup to Chicken Curry Bombay - one of HSH's first culinary classics - and can be purchased in exchange for "HSH Taler". In the hotel's own Qiara Spa, visitors can be pampered with short massages or beauty treatments. From 5:30 p.m. onwards, the British pop and funk band "Shakatak" will be thrilling visitors with its hits from the 1980s, including "Night Birds" and "Down on the street".
The "Friday Night Dinner" on 13 September will be another anniversary event: In addition to the finest cuisine and exquisite signature drinks, guests can expect disco classics from island legend and DJ legend Peter Kliem (Club...