Rocco Forte The Augustine
Rocco Forte The AugustineCzech Republic, Prague
Rocco Forte The Augustine
This newly opened hotel in 2009 is centrally located in the Prague historical centre. The business district, Czech Parliament and Senate, most important embassies, shopping passages, cultural institutions and historical sights such as the Charles Bridge and Wallstein Gardens can all swiftly be reached by foot. In addition to the stations of the subway and other forms of public transport are in close proximity.
Airport Prague: around 12 km (around 30-40 minutes by car).
The hotel complex comprises of seven buildings with all having some form of historic roots. The guests have direct access to the neighbouring St. Thomas Church and the adjacent gardens can be rented for special summer events and wedding receptions. The elegantly furnished rooms offer a breathtaking view of the courtyards, monastery and Prague Castle. The impressive Charles Suite and Tower Suite are situated in the tower of the monastery. The rooms are individually furnished and have been inspired by Czech Cubism of the 1930s.
Relaxation and wellness is offered by the hotel own spa with four treatment rooms, hammam for special heat applications, sauna, steam bath, chill out room and an 80 m² large fitness studio.
The guests have a 24 hour reception at their disposal. The hotel also provides following other services: Babysitting / child care, concierge service, floor butler, express check in, express check out, bureau de change, bellboy, assistance with tour planning, wedding service, kid’s club, free newspapers in the lobby, limousine / car rental service, multilingual staff, parking (guarded and subject to charge), parking service, concierge service, safe at the reception, shoe polish service and laundry service.
For business meetings or private festivities in the „The Augustine“ four meeting rooms are available.
NUMBER OF ROOMS: 101
ROOM AND SUITE FEATURES:
All rooms and suites are individually and contemporary furnished, combined with traditional features and view on Prague castle, the town, the monastery church or the inner courtyards. Features include: King size bed or two twin beds, bathtub (partly with separate shower), bathroom with bathrobes, hair dryer, designer beauty products and vanity mirror, LCD flat screen TV, pay TV, internet access (subject to charge), desk, mini bar, safe and air conditioning (windows can be opened).
Classic Room: (around 35 m²); features as described above, with view on the inner courtyard, the monastery church or the city.
Executive Room: (around 43 m²); very spacious and elegantly furnished, with view on the inner courtyard, the monastery church or the city.
Superior Deluxe Castle View Room: (around 38 m²); the eight rooms offer all spectacular views on the Prague Castle.
Breakfast: Rich buffet
The hotel has one restaurant and two bars. The excellent "The Monastery" offers seasonal changing menus which also include very tasty game dishes. The "Tom’s Bar" is located in the double storied refectory which was formerly the dining hall of the monks and in the "Brewery Bar" serves Bohemian specialities in the cellar rooms of the former monastery brewery from the 17th century.
BEAUTY & WELLNESS:
"The Augustine Spa" provides four treatment rooms and a hammam as well as numerous massages, beauty and body treatments ranging from individual luxurious Anika facial treatments to Golden Light Manipura massages to St. Thomas body treatments with beer. The Spa’s day programs include "The Ila Experience" (in 2009 awarded with the GALA SPA Award for the best treatment concept). In the tranquil atmosphere of the spa treatments are offered which are inspired by the simplicity and purity of nature and which are based on the newly recovered old recipes of the monastic order. Fully trained personnel look after the guests in order to ensure that every one will enjoy a holistic experience of body, mind and soul. The spa only uses the best organic products.
Charge: All massages and treatments
Inclusive: Fitness centre