These of you that usually observe this on-line journal know that I’m in love with Portugal. I go to as usually as I can. I’ve loved exceptional hospitality from Sana inns, from the Algarve to the capital (you may learn The Luxurious Editor information to Sana Inns right here).
It was throughout one in every of these journeys that I visited the development web site of EPIC SANA Marquês Resort. From that day I knew this was going to be an thrilling property.
This summer season noticed the opening of the resort – making a dynamic, revolutionary design-orientated vacation spot in Lisbon for guests to satisfy, to work, to take pleasure in, to loosen up and to remain.
Epic Sana Marques Resort affords 379 luxurious and chic rooms and Suites, 3 Eating places, a placing Foyer Bar with city terrace backyard, a panoramic Sky Pool Lounge unique to the friends, in addition to a superbly appointed SAYANNA Wellness Spa
For enterprise travellers, there’s a state-of-the-art Congress & Occasion Centre with 18 Assembly Rooms and a flexible Ball Room. Enterprise purchasers can take pleasure in devoted break-out areas, and in addition a devoted restaurant too.
Making an Entrance
Earlier than completion, my information piece may solely embody digital renders of the property, however now it’s open, and the total visible affect of the designer entrance and foyer is obvious. The double-height foyer bar is spectacular, and the entrance desk is a artistic design of glass and mirrors.
The designers have performed with the combination of pure and synthetic mild, reflecting off the totally different textures and supplies not solely creating a visible affect, but additionally a welcoming atmosphere.
Visitor Rooms & Suites
With 5 room classes, EPIC SANA Marquês Resort affords a selection from deluxe to suites, with intelligent design that makes use of totally different textures and lightweight sources to create a singular and calming surroundings. High quality supplies and bedding is complemented by aromatherapy associates’ facilities, a VIP-Minibar, LCD TVs, and complimentary Wi-Fi entry.
Allora – Italian eating
Chef Francesco Francavilla brings genuine Italian coronary heart and soul to this vacation spot restaurant. As quickly as you enter, you might be someplace particular. The design is extraordinary, with the open kitchen framed by extravagant purple curtains as if a theatrical stage!
Ornate, glowing chandeliers cling from the ceiling, the sunshine bouncing off polished arabescato carrara marble counters. Within the centre of the restaurant is a decorative tree, so evocative of the Mediterranean life-style, which is additional enhanced with handmade painted murals depicting Italian tradition. The area flows to a terrace with a fountain.
The place to begin your night at Allora is the cocktail bar, the place the pleasant crew will shock and encourage with tempting liberations.
This subtle and lavish interpretation of a trattoria is the place for tempting do-it-yourself pasta and chosen meat and fish ready on the charcoal grill, ready to perfection by Chef Francesco. The elegant antipasti counter is the proper place to dine in case you are coming alongside – with the theatre of the open kitchen to take pleasure in, and the prospect to satisfy different diners sitting on the bar.
Behind me I noticed a gelato dessert bar with genuine Italian ice-cream!
Wellness & Leisure
The rooftop Sky Pool Lounge is a spectacular place to soak up the town skyline and take a refreshing swim. For extra pampering take the raise right down to the Sayanna Spa, a spectacular 700-square metre area with stunning remedy rooms, a vitality pool and 24/7 health club.