Venues/Hotels

New hotels for Berlin

Early March saw the opening of the 5-star Radisson SAS Hotel Berlin at Alexanderplatz. The 427-room hotel has five conference rooms (plenum:437) and a 572-sqm conference foyer. The centre of the hotel is a 25-metre aquarium. (www.radissonsas.com). On 29 March 2004 a 4-star-plus Mövenpick Hotel is slated to open in an old Siemens building near Potsdamer Platz. The hotel has 243 rooms and eleven meeting rooms for 300 people. The director is Martin Rossmann (www.moevenpick-hotels.com).