‘The Luxury Collection Hotels & Resorts this week announced it will debut the brand’s first-ever hotel in Tasmania in late 2018, following a full-scale renovation.
The Tasman, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Hobart will reside in re-purposed heritage buildings in Parliament Square.
Upon opening, The Tasman will boast 128 luxuriously appointed guest rooms and suites with carefully restored features, including original windows, floor boards and fireplaces. The hotel’s corridors will showcase exclusive pieces from local artists, while an upscale restaurant, lobby lounge, and whiskey bar will offer a variety of dining experiences that reflect the spirit of the destination.
The original features of the heritage buildings will be revived for today’s luxury traveler by Sydney-based hospitality interior design firm JPDC. The Georgian and Art Deco architectural style will be maintained throughout.
“Australia is an extremely desirable destination for The Luxury Collection, and The Tasman is sure to become the place for global explorers to stay while visiting Tasmania,” said Mitzi Gaskins, Global Brand Leader, The Luxury Collection and JW Marriott.
“Bringing The Luxury Collection to Australia marks a significant milestone for the brand, further cementing our leadership position in global hospitality, while providing our guests a captivating destination to experience what is truly indigenous to Tasmania.”