MANDARIN ORIENTAL, ATLANTA BRINGS UNSURPASSED LUXURYANDSERVICE TO ATLANTA’S ACCLAIMED BUCKHEADNEIGHBORHOODAtlanta, May 1, 2012 – Mandarin Oriental, Atlantaofficially opened its doors on May 1, 2012bringing the Group‟s renowned luxury service to Atlanta‟s prestigiousBuckheadneighborhood. Housed in an iconic building designed by celebrated American architectRobert A.M. Stern, Mandarin Oriental, Atlanta soars 42 stories above the Atlanta skylineandoffers sophisticated, residential elegance in its 127 spacious rooms and suites.“Our debut in the dynamic Atlanta market, particularly in the city‟s sought-after Buckheadlocale, is an exciting opportunity to introduce Mandarin Oriental‟s gracious hospitality to leisureand business travelers alike,” stated Robert Lowe, General Manager. He added: “MandarinOriental, Atlanta is a spectacular showcase of what our brand represents, from its stunningresidential inspired décor to our world-class spa facilities and outstanding culinary options.”LocationMandarin Oriental, Atlanta is ideally located on Peachtree Road in the heart of Buckhead, oncedescribed by Robb Report as among the “top affluent communities in the country…with some ofthe most beautiful mansions, best shopping and finest restaurants in the southeastern UnitedStates.” Within walking distance of the hotel are two world-class shopping destinations, LenoxSquare and Phipps Plaza, boasting the most fashionable boutiques of Buckhead.Top attractionssuch as the Atlanta Botanical Garden, Georgia Aquarium, the High Museum of Art andPiedmont Park are situated close by. Guests can also tour the World of Coca Cola and CNNheadquarters, or take the kids to Legoland, Malibu Grand Prix or Zoo Atlanta. The hotel is 35minutes from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport and 10 minutes from the DeKalb-Peachtree Airport, which accommodates private aircraft.
Guest Rooms &SuitesUnparalleled city views, expansive space and sophisticated décor define the hotel‟s guestroomsand suites. Bathed in soft hues,the light, airy interiors are finished with the refined luxury of astunning Atlanta residence.Advanced technology blends seamlessly into the sophisticated décorof each room, including a hidden flat-screen television housed within framed artwork. Eleganceresides in the expansive bathrooms, bathed in white marble and generously appointed with adeep soaking tub, dual sinks, luxurious bath amenities and plush robes providing all the comfortof home. All guest rooms are equipped with a Bose® sound system and high speed Internetaccess. Select guest rooms and suites offer private balconies, and the exceptional 2,340-square-foot Presidential Suite, with its dual balconies high atop the 15th floor, offers dramatic views ofthe Atlanta skyline.The Residences at Mandarin Oriental, AtlantaPerched even further above the city skyline, occupying floors 25 to 42, The Residences atMandarin Oriental, Atlanta features 25 luxury homes, offering owners the sought-after comfortsof a private residence with the unsurpassed amenities and legendary service of MandarinOriental Hotel Group.Spa FacilitiesThe Spa at Mandarin Oriental, Atlanta is a 15,000-square-foot haven of blissful relaxation.Offering unparalleled therapy for the body, mind and spirit, spa treatments are based on ancientrituals, modern treatments and proven techniques gathered from around the world. Rooted inoriental graciousness and personalization, highly trained therapists deliver a holistic approach torestore balance and harmony. The extensive spa has 14 private treatment rooms,including twoCouples Suites, a 60-foot climate-controlled indoor lap pool that is bathed in natural sunlight andoverlooks the English Garden, a high-tech fitness centerwith TechnoGym equipment, YogaStudio, steam room, Vitality Pool, relaxation areas with adjoining terrace and spa boutique.
DiningComplementing Atlanta‟s acclaim of being home to the „New South‟s‟ gourmet evolution, TheCafé& Baris a sophisticated meeting place for power breakfasts, chic lunches and elegantdinners. Inspired by modern American cuisine, the menu offers a flavorful array of locallysourced ingredients and highest quality ingredients. A cozy retreat for pre-or post-dinner drinks,The Bar serves stylish cocktails and vintage wines. Taipan, an inviting lounge, is where guestscan relax and unwind with specialty cocktails and gourmet appetizers.Meeting and Conference FacilitiesThe hotel‟s premier Atlanta address is equally matched by its elegant, spacious and sun-drenchedmeeting space. The statelyOriental Ballroom features a magnificent terrace overlooking theEnglish Garden, a unique and inspiring setting for al fresco events. Two boardrooms andthreeadditional event spaces offer venue versatility and flexibility. The expansive meeting spaceis equipped with state of the art audio-visual technology, high-speed Internet and ISDN lines forvideo conferencing, and the event concierge and expert audio-visual team are on hand to manageall details and expectations.Weddings and Social OccasionsAt Mandarin Oriental, Atlanta, social occasions at the city‟s most exclusive address aremasterfully executed with southern refinement and oriental graciousness. From spectacularweddings to intimate private parties, the elegant function rooms and exquisite English Garden seta graceful tone and provide stunning backdrops to any celebration. An endless array ofpersonalized services include bespoke menus, floral creations, live Internet feed to family andfriends worldwide and special arrangements such as a horse drawn carriage with white plumes ora dramatic exit in a cloud of confetti.For reservations, please contact the hotel directly on +1 (404) 995 7555, toll free 1 (800) 5266566; or Mandarin Oriental‟s direct on-line reservations service at www.mandarinoriental.com.
About Mandarin Oriental Hotel GroupMandarin Oriental Hotel Group is the award-winning owner and operator of some of the worldsmost prestigious hotels and resorts. The Group now operates, or has under development, 44hotels representing almost 11,000 rooms in 28 countries, with 18 hotels in Asia, 13 in TheAmericas and 13 in Europe, Middle East and North Africa. In addition, the Group operates, orhas under development, 14 Residences at Mandarin Oriental connected to its properties.Photography of Mandarin Oriental is available to download, in high and low resolution, in thePhoto Libraryof our Media section, at www.mandarinoriental.com. -end-For further information, please contact:Mandarin Oriental, AtlantaAlexandra Wensley (firstname.lastname@example.org)Director of CommunicationsTel: +1 (305) 913 8331www.mandarinoriental.com/altanta