23rd October 2006
SPACE SUPRANATIONAL HOTELS AT WTM 2006
Established in Italy in 1974, Space Supranational Hotels is based in Rome and groups today more than 100 hotels from 3 to 5 stars in 66 Italian destinations, spanning from tourist to deluxe category.
The hotels are located in the most important Italian cities, visited both for business and leisure purposes, although the number of properties located in well known internationally sea resorts or spa and wellness destinations is steadily increasing.
In addition to the general Directory with affiliated hotels in Italy, Space Supranational Hotels publishes every year a specialized directory for meetings featuring 83 hotels which can satisfy all the clients' needs..
From November to January many hotels offer "City Savers" rates during weekdays and weekends discounted up to 40% in comparison to rack rates. Week end rates are also available.
These are wonderful opportunities for clients to plan a short break or extend a business trip combining it with a visit to the art and culture treasures of Italy.
All hotels can be booked in Italy through the voice reservation center using the toll free number 800 813 013, via GDS with the Supranational code "SX", or via the Internet website www.spacehotels.it .
The objective of the chain is to provide clients with high standards of accommodation in caring, relaxed and efficient surroundings.
In selecting the properties, constant attention is given to the quality of the structure and of the services supplied.
The Directory indicates for each hotel whether they are listed in the most reputed international travel guides: the Hotel Travel Index Worldwide, the Michelin Guide and the Italian Gambero Rosso Guide.
"We strongly believe that the evaluation given by respected outside sources is more reliable than self evaluation - says Enrico Della Casa, present president of Space Supranational Hotels and owner/manager of the Hotel Ambasciatori Palace in Rome Some of our hotels have unique features: for example they have spa facilities, or are decorated with contemporary works of art, or have a restaurant of large repute."
Most hotels are housed in historical buildings or private palazzi converted into modern and charming hotels, furnished with antique pieces, whilst some are brand new buildings in contemporary style: all properties however have a touch of the Italian traditional atmosphere.
Italy is famous for its cuisine, no wonder therefore that there are some excellent restaurants in the chain, some of which are set in gardens or terraces for intimate candlelit dinners.
People are very concerned nowadays with their fitness even while they travel, and they are delighted to find well equipped gyms, saunas or even spa facilities.Many hotels have executive rooms or business centers.
As far as meeting facilities are concerned, some properties stand really out in terms of space available and services provided. Space Hotels offers meeting rooms to host a vast range of congresses, seminars, company meetings, board meetings, product presentations.
The Italian Directory features symbols for each hotel providing a wealth of information, i.e.: the location and a small map; the presence of conference or business facilities; high speed internet connection, satellite TV, safe, minibar or air-conditioning in the room; restaurant, bar, garden or terrace; swimming pool, sauna, fitness center, wellness center or solarium; non-smoking rooms; facilities for the disabled; parking; and even landing site for helicopters or if pets are allowed!
The present organizational chart of Space Supranational Hotels is as follows: The President is Enrico Della Casa; the Managing Director is Lidia Rescigno, a dynamic and charming lady who has been with Space Supranational since the beginning, whilst Daniela Passeri is Marketing Director.
Space Supranational Hotels has a sales force in Italy of 9 persons with Eva Vogel responsible for international sales.
Space Supranational Hotels
Toll-free number in Italy 800.813.013
E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Internet: www.spacehotels.it
Press Office Marina Tavolato, Travel Marketing Roma
Tel. +39.06.822940, Mobile 333/1299646, Fax +39.06.822426