Zagreb - Croatia
Esplanade Zagreb Hotel situated in the heart of this historic city is an art deco icon revered throughout the region and lauded for its impeccable standards of service. Opened in 1925 as a refuge for passengers from the Orient Express, the Esplanade Zagreb Hotel is an architectural gem with its fantastic avant-garde architecture reflecting the Golden 20ies. Thus, the Esplanade has always been at the heart of Zagreb’s social scene: counts, presidents, politicians, film and music stars among its many distinguished guests. Its famous Oleander Terrace was once described as where “the Balkans end and where civilization begins”. The hotel, reopened in 2004 after a complete renovation, is designed to seamlessly merge the best of modern comforts with art deco tradition.
With a guest book that includes the names of stellar celebrities such as Louis Armstrong, Orson Welles, Liv Ullman, Woody Allen, Prince Charles, to name only a few, the Esplanade Zagreb Hotel follows its credo to treat every guest as a star. From renowned imaginative cuisine to the sumptuous marble bathrooms on offer in each of 208 rooms and suites, each guest is treated as a VIP by attentive and professional staff. Amenities range from free super-fast wireless Internet access, a 24-hour room and laundry service, valet parking, shoe polishing, turn-down service, concierge facility, iPad restaurant menus, luxury bath menu and gift shop, a limousine service, a comprehensive ‘Very Important Dog’ programme and off-roading facilities.
Signature dining at stunning Zinfandel’s Restaurant or charming in Le Bistro, a health club with fitness, massage and beauty salon guarantee pampering and relaxation for the discerning guest. The outstanding conference facilities include a spectacular Emerald Ballroom, a business centre and impromptu meeting space, each offering natural daylight, conference equipment and excellent facilities for different styles and sizes of events. The well-established famous staff who knows and remembers every guest and has a personal touch that is famous across the country. With the spread of the tourist industry, the Esplanade Zagreb chooses high individual standards of service focusing on each guest’s personality.
Innovative cuisine in a delightful setting with terrace views and alfresco dining options is a special delight. From High Society-inspired dining to modern Mediterranean chic and serving simply the best Štrukli in town, the award-winning collection of restaurants at the Esplanade Zagreb Hotel lead the pack. Presided over by the talented Chef Ana Grgić, whose loyal clientele includes top food critics, Hotel showcase Europe’s top fine and bistro dining traditions in the city’s most elegant hotel. Chef's talented culinary team includes the country’s first Sommelier.
Until today, the hotel Esplanade has succeeded in imposing itself as a true hotel star in the region, which has been proven by a series of awards, such as the World Luxury Hotel Awards, the Conde Nast Traveller Gold List and the Readers’ Choice Awards, the Expedia Insiders Select, the World Travel Awards and many others.
Besides being a hotel caring for world renowned tradition, the Esplanade Zagreb keeps pace with the present time. The harmony of the old times is not disturbed by modern devices.
Most centrally located in a beautiful neighborhood next to the Zrinjevac Park and in easy walking distance of key attractions, the city’s most iconic hotel, reopened in 2004 after a complete renovation, combines art deco glamour with every contemporary convenience. Long-established as a heaven for A-List movie stars, politicians, singers and artists, the hotel’s fairytale exterior and interior make it THE place to go and stay whilst in Zagreb.
The Esplanade Zagreb Hotel - synonym for service and elegance - continues to follow its glorious tradition by caring for the high standards of personal service giving a most discrete and elegant service to all guests.
- 208 Rooms / Suites
- Buffet breakfast
- 2 Restaurants with terrace
- Bar / Lounge
- Conference facilities
- Dogs allowed