The newly built ibis Bucharest Politehnica features 158 comfortable rooms, an Albert’s Place restaurant, a bar, a conference area for up to 150 guests as well as its own parking on site. The property is located in the central-western part of Bucharest, on the Dâmbovița riverside, right in the heart of the western business district of the capital. With its bold Agora concept, the hotel belongs to the second generation of ibis hotels in România, and it is the first one to open in Bucharest.
Guests visiting the hotel will benefit from modern, connected, soundproofed rooms, with black-out curtains, spacious bathrooms and highly comfortable beds. The Sweetbed™ by ibis is a hallmark of the brand, which guarantees a quality sleep in all the hotels across the world, thanks to its big, fluffy pillows, super-soft duvet, a high-tech mattress that adapts to the body and luxurious mattress topper. The hotel welcomes business travellers, young tourists and families and it also offers rooms for guests with reduced mobility.
The conference area of the hotel offers four flexible rooms with natural light and access to their own private terrace. Merged, the rooms may host large private or corporate events of up to 150 participants. The hotel also benefits from generous ground parking.
The hotel also features a new and surprising restaurant concept, offering savoury grills and a wide selection of local and French wines. Alberts’s Place is a relaxing, calm and elegant restaurant. It is a wine bar, where the offer evolves during the day. It is a cosy place where people can spend time meeting friends, reading a book or simply working, while listening to classic jazz and blues music.
Located by the Dambovita riverside, the newly built ibis Bucharest Politehnica is right in the heart of the capital’s dynamic western business district, an area that hosts some of the most prestigious and fast-growing local and international companies. The hotel is also positioned right at the entrance to the Polytechnic University of Bucharest, the largest in the country. ibis Bucharest Politehnica is the ideal place to start exploring the city. The hotel is only minutes away from the Botanical Garden, Palace of Parliament, Cotroceni Palace and The National Cathedral. AFI Palace Cotroceni, one of Bucharest’s largest shopping centres, is only a 5 minutes drive away.
The ibis experience starts as soon as guests step inside the AGORA social hub. With a simple, yet premium decor, the social space invites guests to explore several areas, just as they would when visiting a house. Attention to detail, along with industrial materials, imparts a contemporary spirit to the place. The AGORA Social Hub provides inviting public areas as well as vivid places to live, eat, work and share. Open to the neighbourhood by its large open façade, its Dots wall calls the travellers as well as the neighbours, for a sharing and vibrant experience. Guests can freely use the space in the multifunctional lobby, according to their needs – accommodation, eating, drinking, relaxing and enjoying music, meeting or working. As a reflection of its musical DNA, the hotel features numerous music inspired elements and offers a lively atmosphere at any time.
“We are excited to be part of the return to Bucharest of the most popular hotel brand – ibis. With ibis Bucharest Politehnica, we are opening a new chapter in its story, one that brings an innovative concept and an authentic customer experience, delivered by a passionate team of professional hoteliers. We are also thrilled to introduce a brand-new concept, Agora, which provides a positive, convivial atmosphere and a perfect environment for students and young professionals that want to seize the day,” commented Raluca Mihăescu, General Manager, ibis Bucharest Politehnica.
Affiliated to the ibis network, the most popular hotel brand in Europe, the hotel is operated by Accor, a global leader in augmented hospitality, through a management contract. The opening of ibis Bucharest Politehnica reinforces Accor’s focus on Romania, one of the most promising and dynamic countries in the Eastern Europe region.
The investor of the hotel is Novum Invest company – a reputable real estate developer with 10 years of experience in the Romanian market.