Wyndham Grand Expands to Georgia with Iconic Location in the Heart of Capital City Tbilisi
Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, the hospitality powerhouse with nearly 9,000 hotels in more than 80 countries, today announced the upcoming opening of Wyndham Grand Tbilisi, in a prime location in the heart of Georgia’s capital. The hotel is expected to open in January 2019 and will be managed by McInerney Hospitality International Georgia. Wyndham Grand is an ensemble of distinguished hotels that are approachable by design, representing one-of-a-kind experiences with refined accommodation, attentive service, and relaxed surroundings.
The opening of Wyndham Grand Tbilisi adds to other top destinations around the world where the brand can be found including Athens, Istanbul, Manama, Chicago and Shanghai, among others. Wyndham Grand Tbilisi will be located centrally on Freedom Square, adjacent to the National Museum of Georgia and close to a host of other important attractions in the city. A stone’s throw from the popular Rustaveli Avenue, the hotel will be surrounded by cafes, restaurants and some of the country’s best shopping districts, making it the perfect stop to experience Tbilisi’s charming lifestyle and cultural scene. Set across eight floors, the hotel has been designed by renowned Georgian architect Paata Jgarkava and also renowned Jewish architect Iuri Putchinksy, and will include 161 stylish guest rooms and suites, including a presidential suite.
Other amenities will include a spacious fitness centre and spa facilities with an indoor pool and sauna, and the elegant roof-top bar and restaurant Freedom, serving a mix of European and Georgian delicacies and a rich selection of cocktails, with stunning vistas of the city. Wyndham Grand Tbilisi will also feature state-of-the-art business facilities, including modern meetings rooms with simultaneous translation equipment, as well as an expansive ballroom for larger events. Dimitris Manikis, President and Managing Director of Wyndham Hotels & Resorts EMEA, said: “Wyndham Grand is designed to give guests a one-of-a-kind experience in some of the most sought-after cities around the world. Georgia has increasingly become an attractive travel destination where arts, culture, and lifestyle are thriving, and this fabulous location in Tbilisi is simply the perfect spot to bring our iconic brand to this exciting market.
” Director of the hotel’s owner, City- M LTD, Gocha Gvenetadze, added: “We are delighted to partner with Wyndham Hotels & Resorts and we look forward to combining its unmatched scale, distribution and world-class resources with our culture of hospitality excellence through this exciting opening. Wyndham Grand is all about refined accommodation, impeccable service and a delightful guest experience, and we are hugely proud to be able to add Tbilisi to this incredible collection.” Wyndham Grand Tbilisi is the latest addition to Wyndham Hotels & Resorts’ footprint in Georgia, including Ramada Encore Tbilisi opened earlier this year and Wyndham Batumi, with plans to add four more hotels in the next three years. Wyndham Hotels & Resorts properties in Georgia and around the world participate in Wyndham Rewards®, the simple-to-use, revolutionary loyalty programme that offers 58 million members a generous points earning structure along with a flat, free-night redemption rate – the first of its kind for a major hotel rewards programme.