SO/, a vivacious and expressive hotel brand under the Accor group, has just launched a new SO Hotel in Germany. This new SO Hotel, called the SO/ Berlin Das Stue, join an exclusive network that already includes two SO/ properties in Thailand: SO Bangkok and SO Hua Hin. The group also includes the SO/ Mauritius and SO/ Singapore. Sofitel SO/ hotels are known for their local energy and interesting take on lifestyle luxury. They also do creative collaborations with famous fashion designers.
Joao Rocco, Vice President, Luxury Brand Management, Sofitel Brands explains “SO/ has created a stylish and playful experience, enhanced with an unconventional attitude inherited from its French roots.”
SO SOFITEL OPENS IN BERLIN
In March 2018, the SO/ brand opened SO/ Berlin Das Stue. The hotel has a stately neo-classical facade dating from the 1930s because it was the former Royal Danish Embassy. Today it is a luxurious and unconventional hotel. It’s situated in city’s upscale diplomatic district, within easy walking distance of many of the most famous sites. These include the lush Tiergarten Park and the famous Berlin Zoo. The Tiergarten Park and zoo are literally on the doorstep of the hotel.
ACCESS TO THE BERLIN ZOO
Many of the guestrooms of the Sofitel overlook the gardens. So guests at the hotel have private access to the zoo and they can see the animals up close. For those who like to mix their wildlife and nightlife, the terrace of the bar backs onto the ostrich enclosure of the zoo. The property also features two concept restaurants including Cinco by celebrated chef Paco Perez. Chef Paco Perez was awarded a Michelin star for his avant garde creations.
DESIGNS BY VIKTOR&ROLF
Dutch Fashion brand Viktor&Rolf is creating the new uniforms for the hotel staff. They are also creating the emblem of the hotel. Working together since 1992, Viktor&Rolf are known for their vibrant yet rebellious designs with a playful twist.
A signature spa by Susanne Kaufmann and cozy fitness center complete the wellness offerings, including a 14-meter indoor swimming pool and traditional Finnish sauna.