Wednesday,  November 20, 2019  3:00 am

Prince Park Tower Tokyo's $22.5M reno revealed


Prince Park Tower Tokyo's $22.5M reno revealed

The Prince Park Tower Tokyo has announced the completion of an extensive $22.5 million renovation project.

The enhancements include the refurbishment of 590 of its 603 guestrooms, the revamping the Premium Club Lounge and the introduction an enhanced lobby experience.

A walk in the park

The reimagined lobby engages guests immediately upon arrival with “Forest Greeting,” a new piece of artwork by Hirotoshi Sawada, an artist acclaimed for his nature-inspired works. Sawada’s creation, which features hundreds of small hanging mirrors, acts as a contemporary chandelier and is arranged strategically to illuminate the space with a calming light. 

The lobby now features warm and inviting earth tones, wood finishes, scenic paintings, indigenous plants and a brand new boutique gift shop, which plays host to exclusive chocolates and sweets by Executive Pastry Chef Takeshi Naito, and a curated wine collection composed by the hotel’s Sommelier, Yoshiaki Ichimura. Also available are premium coffee beans, high-quality olive oil, and various other food items that extend the reach of the hotel’s sophisticated cuisine.

In the Premium Club guestrooms on floors 29-31, AB Concept worked to reciprocate the openness and ambiance of Shiba Park through a new earth tone color scheme, wood flooring, furniture and amenities by C.O. Bigelow, all under the theme “A Part of the Park.”

“Forest Greeting,” a new piece of artwork by Hirotoshi Sawada, greets guests in the lobby

Improved rooms

To further emulate the sensation of being outdoors, contemporary branch-like cabinet fixtures and a hanging chair reminiscent of a tree swing were also incorporated into the new design. The Panoramic guestrooms on floors 19-28 boast new furniture, carpeting, and a light blue color palette that together evoke a feeling of serenity, relaxation, and personal renewal. Desks and beds have also been repositioned to maximize the space and provide spectacular views of the park’s lush foliage and the city’s iconic landmarks like the Tokyo Tower and Zojoji Temple. The Premium Club Lounge, available exclusively to guests staying on the Royal and Premium Club floors, has been updated and expanded to offer better views, upgraded services and amenities, and more space in an ultra-luxurious setting. Here, guests have access to a dedicated team of personnel, a wide variety of complimentary food options, tea and high-quality coffee, and tapas dishes, along with conference rooms for business purposes as needed. On the lower floors, guests also have access to an onsite natural hot spring spa and fitness facility, bowling alley, indoor pool, 11 on-site restaurants and a bakery.

A Preferred property

These enhancements, alongside the hotel’s exceptional dining and amenities, helped secure the property’s membership within the Preferred Hotels & Resorts L.V.X. Collection. This collection represents renowned properties that feature the finest accommodations coupled with attentive, engaging, and exclusive personal service. All guests of The Prince Park Tower Tokyo are eligible to enroll in the I Prefer hotel rewards program, which extends points redeemable for cash-value Reward Certificates, elite status, and special benefits such as complimentary Internet to members upon every stay at more than 650 participating Preferred Hotels & Resorts locations worldwide.

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