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Rocco Forte Spas launches across portfolio

Rocco Forte Spas launches across portfolio

7 January 2016 Hotel News Spa News

Rocco Forte Hotels has launched a new brand wide spa proposition, Rocco Forte Spas. The new offering is born from the desire to find wellbeing in all the environments that surround us, not only creating an unforgettable experience during a stay at Rocco Forte properties, but also creating new habits that can be continued at home.

Rocco Forte moves into Asia Pacific with Shanghai deal

Rocco Forte moves into Asia Pacific with Shanghai deal

9 June 2015 Hotel News

Rocco Forte, chairman of Rocco Forte Hotels has attended a signing ceremony in Shanghai, announcing that a Rocco Forte hotel will open in Shanghai in 2018, constituting the group’s first move into the Asia Pacific market. Rocco Forte Hotels will partner with Longhua International to be part of the Longhua International Aviation Service Centre, a new urban complex in Shanghai’s Xuhui Riverside area known as West Bund.

Rocco Forte Hotels launches new events packages

Rocco Forte Hotels launches new events packages

Rocco Forte Hotels, the family of ten hotels across Europe, has announced a newly developed offering for meetings, conferences, events, and incentives - Rocco Forte Events. Creating a consistent offering across the hotels, the group is launching Silver, Gold and Platinum packages. Each of these will be personalised and tailored to clients’ individual requirements with tiered benefits for meeting planners, as well as unique offerings for delegates throughout their stay.

Kienast resumes leadership role with Hotel de Rome in Berlin

Kienast resumes leadership role with Hotel de Rome in Berlin

11 February 2015 Hotel News Spa News

Peter Kienast has been appointed the position of general manager of Hotel de Rome, the Rocco Forte hotel located on the illustrious Bebelplatz in Berlin. Overseeing all aspects of the Berlin award winning hotel, Kienast will be responsible for day to day operations and strategic direction of the hotel, including the 145 rooms and suites, the newly launched La Banca restaurant and bar, the historic ballroom, the seasonal roof terrace as well as the Hotel de Rome Spa and meeting and conferencing offerings.

Rocco Forte secures funding from Italian sovereign wealth fund

Rocco Forte secures funding from Italian sovereign wealth fund

13 November 2014 Hotel News

Rocco Forte Hotels has announced a strategic partnership with Fondo Strategico Italiano Spa, the Italian State-backed sovereign fund 80 per cent controlled by Cassa Depositi e Prestiti and 20 per cent by Bank of Italy. It has a paid-up share capital of €4.4 billion. FSI will inject £60 million into Rocco Forte and Family in exchange for an equity stake of 23 per cent, valuing the enlarged equity at £260 million.

Rocco Forte Hotels welcomes Held back to Russia

Rocco Forte Hotels welcomes Held back to Russia

24 October 2013 Hotel News

Rocco Forte Hotels has announced the appointment of Gerold Held as general manager for Hotel Astoria in St Petersburg. Held takes over from Walter Neumann, who after a successful three years at the hotel will move to Moscow to assume his new role as chief executive of Azimut Hotels.

Renz to take new global sales director role with Rocco Forte

Renz to take new global sales director role with Rocco Forte

23 November 2012 Hotel News

Rocco Forte Hotels has confirmed the appointment of Christian Renz to the newly created position of global sales director. This additional post at senior level will further enhance the company’s sales and marketing capability and underpin its revenue growth ambitions.

Rocco Forte Hotels unveils VITA HEALTH

Rocco Forte Hotels unveils VITA HEALTH

4 September 2012 Hotel News Spa News

Rocco Forte Hotels has unveiled VITA HEALTH, a new approach to preventative health, in partnership with Nyjon Eccles, one of the leading Integrated Medicine Physicians, specialising in nutritional, non-invasive and anti-ageing medicine. Available from September 2012 at the award-winning Rocco Forte Verdura Golf & Spa Resort, the results-led VITA HEALTH programmes are the legacy of 25 years of pioneering medical and dietary research, and combine the latest integrative medical techniques and advanced natural therapies.

Rocco Forte reorganises top sales team

Rocco Forte reorganises top sales team

17 December 2011 Hotel News

Rocco Forte Hotels has announced a strengthening of its global sales team as it makes new senior appointments. Working together with the sales teams within each of its 13 luxury properties, the regional sales teams will continue to maximise sales by offering the very best service to their customers and building partnerships with trade partners around the world.