Rocco Forte’s Hotel De Rome Presents New Restaurant Concept in Berlin

This November Rocco Forte’s Hotel de Rome unveiled an entirely new restaurant and bar concept with a unique combination of indulgence, art and design. The new restaurant has been renamed La Banca, an allusion to the historic location of the current hotel on Bebelplatz, where the Dresdner Bank once had its headquarters from 1889 to 1945. The restaurant […]

Sneak Peek: Waldorf Astoria, Berlin

The new Waldorf Astoria in Berlin combines the city’s stylish Art Deco influence with contemporary design in a property that reflects the personality of Germany’s most important city. The hotel has 232 rooms and suites within the Zoofenster skyscraper, which was designed by the architect and professor Christoph Mäckler and offers sweeping views of Berlin’s […]

Hotel de Rome

In the late 1880s, Dresdner Bank AG, one of Germany’s Big Three financial institutions, moved its headquarters from Dresden to a new building built by master architect Ludwig Heim in Berlin. Rich wood paneling and 13-foot-high ceilings marked the expansive corner offices of the bank, which closed after bombings during World War II ravaged the […]