The historic Warehouse District of the Hanseatic City of Hamburg look forward to your first hotel. A 4-star hotel of the prestigious Althoff Hotels with more than 190 rooms the hotel landscape of Hamburg’s enriched with the planned opening in 2013 at am Sandtorkai. Hotel for private and business customers Althoff will operate not only the listed Kallmorgen construction as in the traditional coffee Exchange create a separately usable restaurant and event space. The first hotel in the town of memory is an important sign for a creative as sustainable further development of the monumental ensemble. This will strengthen the development of the warehouse district as a high-quality urban work area for our existing and new tenants”, is Thomas Kuhlmann, head of the real estate segment of HHLA, sure. The plans see 192 guest rooms and suites, a bar, a spa and an additional restaurant and banquet facilities in the former coffee Exchange”before.
Start of construction should be in the spring of 2012, the opening of the hotel is scheduled for summer 2013. We are looking forward to open the first hotel in a historically important place and a living interface between old and new in Hamburg”, as Thomas H. Althoff, Managing Director of Althoff Hotels. Speicherstadt and Althoff Hotels that fit together the idea to carry out a hotel in the Speicherstadt, pursued real estate owner and developer of the Speicherstadt HHLA for several years. Because in addition to its market opportunities in the urban tourism and business customer segment, a hotel from urban planning point of view means a valuable addition to the existing uses. As a result of a feasibility study, a four-star of the successful Althoff group is now realized with the Ameron hotel brand. Ameron brand a fresh, future-oriented product in the quarter pulls this harmonises superbly with the careful development warehouse district to an urban district in recent years”, added Kuhlmann.