Marriott International Celebrates Multimillion-Dollar Refurbishment of Sheraton Grand Tbilisi Metechi Palace
Sheraton Hotels & Resorts, part of Marriott International, has unveiled the transformation of the iconic Sheraton Grand Tbilisi Metechi Palace following a full-scale renovation. The property will now sit in the brand’s premier tier of hotels recognised for their enticing destinations, distinguished designs, exemplary dining and excellence in service and guest experiences.
“Following a stunning transformation of this iconic property, we are very proud to welcome the Sheraton Grand Tbilisi Metechi Palace into this premier tier of hotels, as it represents the Sheraton brand’s new elevated approach to guest experiences,” said Pankaj Birla, Area Vice President Eastern Europe at Marriott International. “The designation of the Sheraton Grand status celebrates a new era for the renovated hotel, maintaining its reputation as the most recognized gathering place in Tbilisi, and reinforcing Sheraton as a trusted name in global travel.”
“The Ras Al Khaimah Investment Authority is very proud of the transformation of the historic Metechi Palace into an iconic leisure destination in the heart of the vibrant city of Tbilisi” said George Gegechkori, Chief Executive Officer of RAKIA Georgia. “We thank the hundreds of workers in the construction, our architects, designers and consultants as well as the regional leadership of Marriott International, who worked tirelessly to bring the Sheraton Grand Tbilisi Metechi Palace back to life. Being a part of the Marriott family, with the fantastic services the Sheraton brand affords, will allow us to be an instrumental part of serving the local community and the international business community and tourists who visit our great city.”
Ideally set in the historical heart of Tbilisi, the Sheraton Grand Tbilisi Metechi Palace is a short drive from the old town and close to the ancient Narikala fortress overlooking the city, the Presidential Palace, Tbilisi Botanical Garden and other cultural attractions. The hotel is located only 15 minutes from Tbilisi International Airport.
The 220-room Sheraton Grand Tbilisi Metechi Palace offers a wide choice of accommodation. Each well-appointed guestroom and suite features a contemporary design and soft-pastel interiors highlighted by inspirational artwork by Georgian photographers. There are panoramic views of Tbilisi’s iconic architectural monuments, the old town, the Mtkvari River, and the picturesque mountain range. The hotel features a Sheraton Club Lounge, an exclusive business lounge, where the outstanding view is combined with unique set of personalized services and amenities.