Press Release: June 17, 2020

PHUKET, THAILAND, 15 JUNE 2020 – As travel restrictions ease across the globe, The Pavilions Hotels & Resorts have opened two key locations, The Pavilions Rome, The First Arte, and The Pavilions Amsterdam, The Toren, both will resume business and welcome guests from 15 June 2020. During this first phase of opening, the hotel group have enhanced elements of their operational strategy to ensure they safely uphold the highest level of personalised service, in line with The World Health Organizations' recommendations. 


The Pavilions Rome, The First Arte is an iconic boutique hotel located in the heart of the eternal city and joins sister hotel, The Pavilions Rome, The First Dolce. Guests can enjoy sleeping in an art gallery themed luxury room or spacious suite, filled with artwork by contemporary Italian masters. Food lovers looking for a culinary experience can also celebrate a new era of travel in the hotels' Michelin Stared restaurant, Acquolina.


The Pavilions Amsterdam, The Toren, is located in the Canal District right next to Jordaan. Guests can embrace the vibrant culture of this historic area with café's, quirky shops and creative galleries right on their doorstep while enjoying the lavishness comfort of and charm of the hotels' elegant rooms and suites overlooking the famed canals of the city. Museums, restaurants and bars are open; a prior reservation is required, and the hotel team can assist with this.


"We are thrilled to resume operations with these two openings, during lockdowns we have spent this valuable time enhancing our offering to guests across our hotels and resorts, we are excited to turn a new page in our book and kickstart the industry," said Gordon Oldham, Owner and CEO of The Pavilions Hotels & Resorts.


New health and safety measures being introduced are temperature checking of all guests, staff and suppliers on arrival, increased sanitation, enhanced housekeeping measures, the practice of safe distancing and refined food and beverage systems. 


Remaining properties from the luxury hotel groups' portfolio in Madrid, Himalayas, Bali, Phuket, Mongolia, and The First Dolce in Rome, are set to open in the coming weeks and months as travel restrictions ease in these areas.


For more information, please visit The Pavilions Hotels & Resorts website, www.pavilionshotels.com


About The Pavilions Hotels & Resorts 

Step into one of The Pavilions Hotels & Resorts’ properties and experience luxury and immersive locales like no other. Every hotel is a sophisticated, private haven in which to relax, play or find adventure. Following an ethos that it’s not just where guests want to go, but how they want to feel, The Pavilions is known for offering its signature Curated Journeys travel service to its guests. These innovative travel itineraries – curated by local insiders, unique to each property and designed to encompass an emotive experience, from romance to adventure to feeling good – put the bespoke into a luxury holiday. Whether the foodie-themed “Like a Chef” journey in Rome, a romantic “Just the Two of Us” adventure in Thailand, or the “Like a Boss” Madrid itinerary that turns business travel on its head, each Curated Journey connects guests with a range of experts in each of its destinations whose passion and talents open the door to unique experiences. 


Headquartered in Phuket, Thailand, The Pavilions Hotels & Resorts is one of the fastest-growing boutique hotel groups in the region. With their boutique size and thoughtful design philosophy, The Pavilions Hotels & Resorts offer secluded spaces with attentive service, even in the busiest of cities. The hotels are distinctly individual and unique, yet all are underpinned by the core values of building meaningful connections in unrivalled locations, a mindful respect for privacy and service beyond expectations. 


The Pavilions Hotels & Resorts’ portfolio currently comprises: 



The Pavilions Bali 

The Pavilions Phuket 

The Pavilions Himalayas, The Farm 

The Pavilions Himalayas, Lakeview 

The Pavilions Mongolia 



The Pavilions Rome, The First Arte 

The Pavilions Rome, The First Dolce 

The Pavilions Madrid

The Pavilions Amsterdam, The Toren 


For more information about The Pavilions Hotels & Resorts, please visit pavilionshotels.com and connect with us on FacebookInstagram and Linkedin.  


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