Accor’s luxury lifestyle brand SO/ Hotels & Resorts, together with developer Sotogrande SA, has signed an agreement to open the first SO/ property in Spain.Upon completion of an extensive renovation and repositioning program of the historical Almenara Hotel, SO/ Sotogrande Resort & Spa is expected to open in spring 2021.
SO/ Sotogrande will blend social spaces, experiences, and services that celebrate Mediterranean culture. Overlooking all of Sotogrande, in southern Spain, the luxury hotel will feature 151 rooms with 24 suites. The property will also showcase landscaped gardens with views of the sea, Gibraltar, and the Andalusian countryside.
The project includes five swimming pools, nine dining spaces, more than 21,000-square-feetof spa and fitness facilities, and over 10,000-square-feet of conference and meeting space, including an outdoor auditorium.
The hotel will join recent additions such as SO/ Paseo del Prado Havana, SO/ Auckland, SO/ Berlin Das Stue, SO/Vienna, and SO/ St. Petersburg.Accor also has plans to open new SO/ hotels in Kuala Lumpur, Koh Samui, Dubai, Paris, Melbourne, and Los Cabos.
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