The Ritz-Carlton, Baku welcomes guests to the Land of fire, bringing the iconic brand’s legendary service and unrivalled
amenities to the dynamic city.
Located in the heart of Azerbaijan’s capital, The Ritz-Carlton, Baku invites guests to immerse themselves in the country’s fascinating culture. Offering a unique blend of modern amenities, local traditions, and renowned hospitality, The Ritz-Carlton, Baku welcomes guests to create unforgettable memories as it sets a new standard of luxury in Azerbaijan.
“We are thrilled to offer an elevated level of luxury, intuitive service and exceptional facilities to guests visiting beautiful Azerbaijan. Located across from the Heydar Aliyev Center, a modern architectural icon in the city that was designed by the legendary architect Zaha Hadid, the new hotel will offer an array of activities to connect travelers to this fascinating destination,” said Tino Lindner, General Manager of The Ritz-Carlton, Baku. “We are looking forward to welcoming guests and locals alike, providing them with enriching, authentic experiences that embrace the legendary Ritz-Carlton service and the local culture of Azerbaijan.”
Azerbaijan – the Land of Fire – is a cultural melting pot that beautifully blends East and West. Baku, the country’s cosmopolitan capital, is located in a serene bay in the Caspian Sea. The city’s bustling streets offer myriad museums, concert halls and restaurants, making the city the perfect destination for curious travelers.
Reaching an impressive 33 stories, The Ritz-Carlton, Baku offers 190 spacious guestrooms and suites, many of which have private balconies and terraces. The Presidential Suite offers 608 square meters of living space, making it the largest suite in the city with a private living room, formal dining room and gym.
The country’s unique cultural narrative has also been carefully woven into the fabric of The Ritz-Carlton, Baku. Designed by Kristina Zanic Design Consultants, the hotel’s interior takes inspiration from its destination and artfully blends modern hospitality with history, art, and culture. The design reflects a city of many layers and the enriching contrasts of Azerbaijan are subtly portrayed throughout, with decorative detail reflecting patterns and colors that represent Baku.
The hotel offers many cultural experiences, including a daily music performance with a Whaletone piano and traditional Azerbaijani music, accompanied by a local dancer. Guests can enjoy the daily ritual with local herbal teas and traditional sweets.
At The Ritz-Carlton Baku, dining is a culinary journey. All-day dining venue Tribeca is an American-style brasserie serving classic New York and contemporary Californian cuisine. The elegant & modern Blind Tiger bar is inspired by the unique speakeasy concept where craft cocktails are blended with the finest selection of spirits.
The hotel additionally offers world-class event and meeting facilities. The expansive and inviting Shusha Ballroom is a perfect venue for a welcome reception, business meeting, or an elegant gala. Bathed in natural light, a designated pre-function area and an enchanted garden are the perfect welcome spot for guests.
Further leisure facilities include a bespoke Club Lounge and signature Ritz-Carlton Spa complete with two indoor swimming pools, treatment rooms that draw inspiration from the lakes of the country, an outdoor garden space and fitness center. For younger guests, the hotel offers the iconic Ritz Kids programme.
“The Ritz-Carlton, Baku delivers an exceptional standard of luxury and refinement, one that redefines elegance and hospitality in the country and wider region. We are thrilled to unveil this stunning property and look forward to welcoming guests with a level of care and passion that will be sure to delight and exceed expectations,” said Lindner.
For further information and bookings please visit www.ritzcarlton.com/baku.