Madrid, 17 May 2011. Open until the end of September, the Emperador Hotel's Roof Garden has all the advantages of the Spanish coast's premium beach clubs.
On 1 May, the Roof Garden of the Emperador Hotel (Gran Vía, 53), opneed to the general public. Every year, this unique roof garden, complete with a swimming pool, becomes the best option in Madrid to combat the sweltering summer heat.
Located on the property's 10th floor, it is an ideal place for getting a first taste of the summer holidays, enjoying them or prolonging them. Every summer, the Roof Garden converts the Emperador Hotel into one of Madrid's top social a building dating back to the mid-20th century. The Roof Garden has the casual elegance characterizing the hotel, a genuine style that has captivated fashion photographers and film directors, who have used the property as a photo shoot or film location.
Due to its unbeatable location, the Roof Garden boasts some of the best views in Madrid. The impressive sunsets and the views of the Royal Palace and the capital's main streets it affords are the chief reasons why the hotel's most loyal clientes always return.
The city's "beach club"
The Roof Garden covers an area of 500sqm, including a solarium, a sun lounger area, a chill out area, a restaurant, a cocktail bar, WiFI and 10x15m swimming pool (with a maximum depth of 3m). Thanks to these quality facilities and services, the Emperador's Roof Garden is on par with the Spanish coast's premium beach clubs.
This season, the Roof Garden's services have been upgraded to provide the best afterwork venue in the capital during the summer months, with a revamped menu based on light dishes perfectly adapted to the season and a wide choice of cocktails. So it is all set to become a fashionable venue and one of the best options in Madrid for those looking to relax and disconnect after a hard day's work of for those holidaying in the capital. This summer, the Emperador Hotel's Roof Garden will be the in place to take a refreshing dip, before savouring the first drink of the evening.
The Emperador Hotel has designed several Roof Garden Packages (Bookings are not allowed, limited capacity) This season a day pass costs €33 (from Monday-Friday) or €44 (Saturdays, Sundays and/or Bank Holidays), in addition to a five-day pass costing €132 (from Monday-Friday) and €176 (Saturdays,Sundays and/or Bank Holidays).
In addition, there is also a half-day pass, valid from 2.30 pm, Monday-Thursda, for €40, including a fixed lunch menu, and a voucher only for the lunch menu (also valid from Monday-Thursday) for €20.
As regards the afterwork programme, there is a pass for €20 (valid from Monday-Thursday) for using the swimming pool from 6pm onwards, including a free mojito.
And finally, EVERY THURSDAY, afterwork from 8 to 11 pm. Check directly with the hotel the promoción for next Thursday. Friends, cocktails, views of Madrid,... Enjoy under the skylne of Madrid!
Download here the new image of the Beach Club for 2011
About the Emperador Hotel
Built in 1946 and fully renovated in 2003, this 4-star property is located in Gran Vía, one of Madrid's main streets. It forms a part of the Lope de Vega building, desinged by architects Julian and Joaquin Otamendi, the latter also being responsaible for the Post Office Building and the Plaza Cibeles, among others.
Thanks to its locaation, clientele and architectual style, the Emperador Hotel is regarded as one of the capital's flagshio buildings. This is undoubtely one of the reasons why it was chosen for hosting the closing ceremony of the celebrations held to mark the centenary of Gran Vía.