e-News 06/2020      

VIHULA MANOR LAUNCHES LARGE UP-MARKET SWIMMING-POOL & SAUNA CENTER

While most hotels unfortunately are struggling during the covid-19 pandemic, Vihula Manor Country Club & Spa in North Estonia has been doing well since the hotel reopened by mid-June this year. The hotel, which was awarded the title ‘Historic Hotel of 2020’ by the European Hotel Awards, has become a very popular hide-out for families with kids. In order the strengthen the appeal to families the hotel has now launched the most modern and up-market Swimming-Pool & Sauna Center in Estonia. The whole original Cattle Barn of over 700 sq.m. has been converted into a small paradise for families and features a 15-meter swimming-pool with massage seats, kids’ pool and cold pool, two big jacuzzi, four different saunas: Finish Sauna, Steam Sauna, Smoke Sauna and a Sanitarium together with lounges and rest areas. Apart from welcoming families the hotel is also hosting a number of private and corporate events. The spacious facilities of the estate allow events observing all precautions needed during the covid-10 pandemic, as well as the hotel in general has a very strong focus on the safety and health of all guests. For more information, please visit: www.vihulamanor.com

THE MARIINSKY PALACE IN KYIV RE-OPENED TO VISITORS

Following the completion of a fourteen-year long renovation, the Ukrainian government has decided to reopen the Mariinsky Palace to the public. Set on a hill over the Dnipro River, the palace was built in the middle of the 18th Century by order of Russian Empress Elisabeth. The palace has since Ukrainian independence was restored in 1991 been the ceremonial home of the Ukrainian president and have hosted countless state receptions, gala dinners, meetings and more. Now also the public can visit the place, enjoy the impressive Baroque architecture and richly decorated interior with antique furniture, chandeliers, paintings, murals etc.. The Mariinsky Palace is available for visits Friday-Sunday, 10.00AM-05.00PM. For info, please contact: kyiv@viahansaborealis.com

RIGA GETS TWO NEW MULTIFUNCTIONAL EVENT VENUES

Two new large event venues have recently opened in Riga. The ATTA Center, which located at the Daugava River, 5-min, drive south of the very city center, offers the largest conference and banqueting facilities in Riga. The ATTA  Center features a every spacious lobby and a number of conference and meeting rooms including a Convention Hall for 3500 delegates. The center also offers large banqueting facilities, extensive working space and a Rooftop Restaurant & Terrace.  The other center, the Fantadroms, located in hip Jaunā Teika district, is fully equipped for conferences, workshops, corporate events up to one thousand delegates and features the Minox Bar, offering with a stunning view of Riga. For more information about the ATTA Centre and the Fantadroms and your next event there, please contact: anete.rublane@viahansaborealis.com