Premier Palace Hotel - luxury in all details
The Premier Palace Hotel is a 5-star hotel and located in the heart of the capital of Ukraine. Our luxurious hotel is more than 110 years old. It did not lose its charm and ability to get ahead of time.
The hotel provides a high level of service and comfort. In 2009, it got six stars and seven stripes from the Stars and Stripes system, a world-renowned organization for recognition of the hospitality industry. The hotel’s concierge received the Golden Keys from Les Clefs d'Or. It is one of the largest and most recognized guilds in the world. The hotel is included in the TOP of the most famous hotels in the world.
Location of Premier Palace Hotel
It will take you only 15 minutes to get from the hotel to the train station by taxi, 50 minutes to Boryspil International Airport, and 25 minutes to Kyiv Airport. The main street of Kyiv – Khreschatyk is 100 metres from the hotel. The hotel has wonderful views over St. Volodymyr’s Cathedral and St. Michael's Golden-Domed Monastery, as well as the Church of St. Sophia.
The Premier Palace in Kyiv opened its doors to the first guests in 1912. The hotel building started in 1909. It was a unique hotel at that time, because the hotel had water supply, central heating, telephone and electricity. The hotel was known as the Palast-Hotel at that time. Leo Ginzburg was a building contractor of the hotel. He combined the advanced engineering technologies and high artistic taste. Nowadays, the hotel is considered as the cultural heritage of the city.
In the past, it was used as a German Consulate building, and the residence of the Turkish Ambassador. The last Ukrainian hetman Pavlo Skoropadskyi decided to lay down his mace. Before the war, it was known as the Palace Hotel, then as the Ukraina Hotel, and only in 2001, the hotel returned its historical name – Premier Palace Hotel.
Famous hotel guests
Volodymyr Vysotskyi, Volodymyr Mayakovskyi, Liubov Orlova, Jean Reno, Sophia Loren, Brian Adams and many other world celebrities stayed at the hotel.
At the beginning of the XXI century, the building was completely renovated. The Premier Palace Hotel was the first five-star hotel in Kyiv and Ukraine.
In honour of its famous guests, there are thematic rooms that possess elements of different historical epochs: they include the Hetman room, which is decorated in Ukrainian Baroque, as well as Roksolana room. There are also rooms named after well-known guests who have lived in the hotel, such as Liubov Orlova, Volodymyr Vysotskyi, Oleksandr Vertynskyi, and many others.
Premier Palace Hotel Restaurants
The Terracotta Restaurant at Premier Palace Hotel offers a wide range of organic farm products for breakfast. The restaurant has an incredible panorama of the Old Town: St. Michael's Golden-Domed Monastery, the Church of St. Sophia, the poplar alley on Taras Shevchenko Boulevard and Bessarabska Square.
The guests of the hotel and city can have lunch at the Japanese gourmet restaurant Ikigai. The restaurant has a summer terrace, a main hall and three VIP rooms, where business meetings are often held.
If you have some free time in the evening, visit the legendary BAR 1909. It offers the entourage of the beginning of the 20th century and signature cocktails. In summer, you can relax in the Atmosfera restaurant. It is located on the roof of the hotel.
SPA in Premier Palace Hotel
You will have an opportunity to spend your leisure time in Wellness Club after a busy day, meetings or sightseeing tours in the capital of Ukraine. A modern and well-equipped gym, an indoor pool under a glass dome, a Finnish sauna, Turkish bath, Thai massage and SPA will help you to replenish your body’s energy stores.
Ancillary services of Premier Palace Hotel
Guests can order a transfer from/to the railway station and the airports of Kyiv and Boryspil. There is also a guarded parking on the territory of the hotel. You can rent a car for more comfort at the hotel.
The concierge can arrange interesting itineraries and will help those who come to the capital for the first time and do not know where to go and what to see. If you wish to look great every day, the beauty salon is at your service.
The hotel has soundproofed and hypoallergenic rooms. If you book a junior suite room or a suite on the Executive floor, you can use the services of a personal butler, who will help to streamline a busy stay in Kyiv.
A variety of big, fully equipped conference rooms for business events will be perfect for those who stay in the city on business. You can hold business meetings and seminars with a great comfort there.
The Premier Palace Hotel is a place that has saved not only a unique infrastructure, but also the centuries-old tradition of hospitality. You will feel the charming atmosphere of the hotel in all details. The staff are always ready to advise you on all issues.