General Manager(Sheraton&Lugal): Ali SARI www.turser.com.tr
Sheraton Ankara Hotel & Convention Center
Sheraton Ankara Hotel & Convention Center, the proud of Nurol Group of Companies, foresees the changes in the market and regenerates itself in continuous manner, implements new and untouched service areas.
The iconic Sheraton Ankara has one Presidential Suite, two Diplomatic Suites, 17 Executive Suites, and Club floors. The total 311 rooms are furnished in homely colors and latest technology, welcoming both business and leisure travelers. Starting at the 17th floor, Sheraton Ankara offers Club floors. The 20th floor Club Lounge is an exclusive designated area for breakfast, all-day snacks and happy hour.
Lugal, A Luxury Collection Hotel Ankara
Lugal offers personalized service through renowned Turkish hospitality. Representing the Luxury Collection brand of Marriott group, Lugal consists of 91 elegant and spacious rooms. 1 Lugal Suite, 4 Apart Suites, 16 Deluxe Suites, 32 Grand Deluxe rooms, 10 Deluxe Studios, 7 Deluxe Twin Apart and 21 Deluxe rooms reflect the harmony of luxury in contemporary setting.
At the end of 2018, due to a survey result that is conducted by an independent research company, Lugal, A Luxury Collection Hotel, Ankara is the second in the world in Intend to Recommend category, the best in Europe and the second best in worldwide Luxury Collection Hotels in Overall Guest Satisfaction category, the first in the world in Problem Prevention category, the second in the world in Best City Center hotels category, the third in the world in Best in Anticipation of Needs category, the fourth in the world in Check-in Satisfaction category and is the fourth in the world with Aruni in Hotels With The Best Restaurants category.
Award winning conference Hotel: Sheraton Ankara Hotel & Convention Center
At Sheraton Ankara Hotel & Convention Center you can find the ideal setting for tailor-made meetings. The centrally situated business hotel has the perfect facilities for events up to 3.000 participants in Ankara with numerous flexible room combinations and seating capacity possibilities as well as one internet access for up to 3 devices. The 21 function rooms with a total area of 5.000 sqm include the magnificent Grand Ballroom and Tulipia Ballroom. Our Chef has prepared extinguished and local flavors for your breaks, gala dinners and/or weddings. Gourmet set menus, tasty coffee breaks, sun shine washing the glasses of the meeting rooms and the foyers, high ceilings, contemporary design, and state-of-the-art technical equipment make up the renowned convention center. Other note-worthy highlights of the property are the surrounding parks, shopping alternatives, restaurants and bars.
Sheraton Ankara is more than a meeting space; we are part of your team ensuring you and every one of your guests feel comfortable and at ease.
We invite you to the Imagination Lab in order to keep up with the digital age in our hotel to make you feel privileged. Imagination Lab provides more efficient meetings with its comfortable, modern design and technology infrastructure. You are in the right place if your meeting purpose is to learn something new, share and improve ideas from different perspectives. You feel like at home with multiple working areas.
The Lobby Bar; worlds’ gathering place, welcomes each guest with its high ceiling, warm colors and delicious local flavors. Lobby Bar is an ideal choice for a superb break in the busiest part of the city. Lobby Bar is one of the essential locations for both hotel guests and residents of Ankara with its vast alternatives.
Brasserie One Restaurant; all day dining with open kitchen and a great scenery of Kavaklıdere is located on the ground floor. International, Turkish and healthful selections are gathered in menu. Brasserie One is the perfect venue for every meal. Its open kitchen allows a peek at our talented chef in action. Brasserie One has also one more section adjacent to the restaurant that is used for our breakfast service where wide range of varieties is offered.
The Clubhouse Jazz Bar is the perfect place to end the day and enjoy the live music for four nights a week accompanied with legendary cocktails. Clubhouse is a place where a music club and a musician come to the forefront and here is unique in providing a stage for concerts in a club atmosphere.
When summer comes, here in Ankara, we enjoy the evenings which are generally cool with a breeze. We prefer to eat outside whether it is our balconies or patios. At this point, Garden Terrace offers a great atmosphere. Its menu contains delicious barbecue of meat, fish, chicken and "kebap", Turkish "meze"s, crisp salads and so on. This venue is open every day between 15:00 and 24:00.
Aruni Restoran & Bar
Aruni has become the talk of the town with its rich menu and chick ambiance. Special deserts from the wood oven, typical examples of the Ottoman cuisine, the most fresh sea food and historical recipes are the signature of Aruni Restaurant & Bar.
The restaurant is open seven days a week. The menu focuses on the lands of Anatolia and its wealthy heritage. The creative Chef of Aruni - Zeki Açıköz - is also borned in these lands. His exciting, adventurous and surprising witticism comes from his "Mengen" genes where new generations of cooks are getting educated. Picking up his ingredients carefully, Chef Zeki, created a menu that will take you to a journey backing centuries. Gourmet menus offer wine pairing with fine Turkish wines.
Events, Delegations, Fairs and Congresses
2018 started with Council of Ministry of Justice, Ankara Chamber of Industry Meeting, ISAF Fair. The year continued with national day celebrations of Pakistan, Greece, Romania, Ukraine, Benin, Zambia, Afghanistan, Macedonia, Malta, Turkish Republic of North Cyprus, Latvia, Albania and Vietnam and also Chinese New Year celebration. 10th Ambassadors’ Conference, 14. TPA National Congress, 35th National Informatics Congress, 7th Turkish Wind Energy Congress, Central Bank Inflation Report Meeting, National Transport Master Plan and 16th Congress of the Middle East Society for Organ Transplantation followed the above events. We had a successful year with the following medical congresses as well: Fetal Medicine and Prenatal Diagnosis Congress, Complication Management in Medical Aesthetics Symposium and 3rd National Vaccine Symposium.
We were honored to host President of Russia Federation, Vladimir Putin, Presidents of Zambia, Somali, Pakistan, Georgia, Kirghizstan, Macedonia, Gambia, New Zealand and Deputy Prime Minister of Romania, Jordan and Iraq as well as the Director of CIA and over 30 significant delegations in Sheraton Ankara through out 2018.
Located at the mezzanine floor, the Health Club provides relaxation and renewal of day's tiredness and stress for both hotel guests and health club members with its own sauna, jacuzzi, steam room, shock showers, indoor pool and massage which provides perfect service with its recently renovated areas. With fitness gym, squash, tennis, basketball and group exercises, you can also protect your form or revitalize your formless and exhausted bodies.
SHERATON BATUMI HOTEL
The Sheraton Batumi Hotel, the first five star internationally branded Hotel in the City and Nurol's first prestigious hospitality investment in Georgia opened its doors to its guests on May 17th 2010.
The seaside resort city of Batumi is Georgia's main port, located near the Turkish border at the terminus of both railway and pipe lines originating in the Caucasus states. In recent years, the city has become a regional centre for investment and development. In addition to a boom in its freight handling and manufacturing capabilities, Batumi is also host to a growing number of cruise ships which have included the destination on their Black Sea itineraries.
Batumi boasts a sub-tropical climate and wide beachfront, and is known for its incredible nature, seaside boulevard and city parks, Dolphinarium and breathtaking Botanical Garden (one of the oldest and biggest Botanical Gardens of the World) as well as for diversity of dining offerings and what is most important for its hospitable and welcoming people.
The Sheraton Batumi Hotel as the first international 5 star branded hotel in the emerging Black Sea destination of Batumi has introduced the city with the traditional Sheraton service excellence and soon became a symbol of hospitality and luxury. It was projected and constructed according to the conception of Lighthouse of Alexandria one of the Ancient 7 Wonders of the World. Beside the visual resemblance, Sheraton Batumi Hotel just like the Lighthouse of Alexandria is a “Shining White Star” which attracts tourists into Adjara and plays a significant role in development and improvement of region's tourism industry. Building height is 110 m. The construction started in 2007 and cost 80 million dollars.
The Sheraton Batumi has been designed to appeal to both business and leisure travelers. This magnificent property is located on a 30.000 m² land and features 202 rooms which include 26 suites and one penthouse with breathtaking view of the Black Sea.
The property offers all-day dining Sunflower Restaurant on the ground floor where guests are also served delicious open buffet breakfast. The menu of the restaurant is focused on local food in order to acquaint guests with unique Georgian cuisine. Seasonal Jasmine Lounge Bar located in the middle of Batumi Boulevard is adjacent to the outdoor swimming pool of the hotel. The Restaurant is surrounded by a beautiful landscape. Here guests can relax on a lounge chair and enjoy an informal poolside lunch menu with salads, sandwiches and refreshing cold desserts or indulge in premium drinks, cocktails and fresh juices. In the Club Lounge located on the 14th floor of the hotel, guests will enjoy free breakfast, snacks and beverages throughout the day and hors d’oeuvres in the evening. 360 Sky Bar |Restaurant located high up on the 20th floor of Sheraton Batumi Hotel is the only Hotel Bar and Restaurant with 360-degree panoramas in Batumi. The restaurant features perfectly crafted Cocktails, Premium Georgian Wines and exquisite bites from the lounge or extensive grill menu. The hotel's ballroom is the largest in Batumi at 1.000 square meters and is ideal for weddings, meetings and corporate events. For smaller meetings and conferences the hotel has seven other state - of - the – art meeting rooms and a fully equipped business centre. Leisure amenities include a 750 - square meters Shine Spa, as well as indoor and outdoor swimming pools and a state - of -the art Sheraton Fitness. The most modern and elegant, a 1.500 m² casino is located on the ground floor, with a dedicated entrance.
On May 17th 2010, the ribbon was cut by the-then President of Georgia Mr. Mikheil Saakashvili and the-then Prime Minister of Turkey Mr. Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
Many national and international dignitaries visited our hotel in years 2010 - 2019, including Presidents of Georgia, Armenia, Switzerland, Poland, Azerbaijan, Estonia, Crown Prince of Monaco Albert II, many prime ministers and ministers from surrounding countries, congressmen from USA and high delegations from Europe. Sheraton Batumi Hotel was also honored by visit of worldwide known celebrities like Placido Domingo, Andrea Bocelli, Mayce Gray, Sting, Criss Botti, Enrique Iglesias, Jamiroquai and Aerosmith Group; The Chairman of Ajara Government also visits the hotel from time to time.
Some of the organizations held in the hotel were:
Berlin Chemie, US Aid, United Nations Movement, NATO, UGT conference, local government meetings, MTV, Green Conference, European Ministries of Environment, Universal Consulting- Event : “Budget Advocacy in Transition, and Startup meeting for country consortia (This workshop brings together community-based and civil society organizations engaged in the process of implementing the Global Fund funded project “Harm Reduction Works – Fund it!” and “Partnership for equitable access to the HIV care continuum in the EECA region" and to provide a platform for efficient budget advocacy in each country as well as at the regional level through communities development and strengthening their capacity to engage in budget advocacy efforts), Les laboratoires Servier –Event: “7 Myths of chronic venous disease”.
In recent years, the hotel has been awarded the following international or local awards:
- 2018 World Travel Awards as Georgia’s Leading Hotel
- 2018 Welcome to Georgia! National Tourism Award as the Best Hotel in Georgia
- 2018 Magnolia Tourism Award by Tourism Department of Adjara as the Best International 5 Star Hotel of the region
- 2019 Winner of TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Award 2019
- Loved by Guest 2019 Awards by Hotel.com
- 2019 World Travel Awards as Georgia’s Leading Hotel
Annual organizations and conventions that took place in the hotel in 2010-2019 were:
Respiratory Convention, Batumi International Jazz Festival, GTZ, Bank Of Georgia, IFES, Georgia, Miss Georgia, Turkish Football Federation, Pimaş, BP, Castrol, Phillip Morris,Finca,European UnionDelegation toGeorgia,Constitutional Court Of Georgia, Georgian - JordanBusiness Forum, Georgian Notary Palate, GEN Congress, Mazda, Nissan, Peugeot Meetings, Mercedes-Benz, Kia,Abdi Ibrahim, Imuneks Farma, USAID, Unicef, Nokia, Bandag Tires, NATO Summit, World Bank, World Tourism Organization, European Parliament, Black Sea Annual Jazz Festival, The GRA 4th International Congress, 10th Annual International Congress of Georgian Stomatological Association, Ministry of Defence of Georgia – Georgian Defence & Security Conference / GDSC, National Assessment & Examinations - 3rd Black Sea Conference, Viva Consult- Black Sea Freight, Georgian National Film Center - Cameramen Awarding Ceremony, Georgian Chess Federation - European Youth Chess Championship - 2014, Karpen Dealer Meeting, Expo Batumi Tourism Fair, Sanovel Pharma Doctor Meeting, Good Year Dealer Meeting, Biocad Pharma Meeting, Bursa Chamber of Commerce, Servier Pharma Georgia Meeting, Letoon Shoes Fair, Mercedes – Benz Bus Factory Sales Department Meeting, Kia Auto Dealer Meeting, Unicef Meeting, Repuclic of Georgia Ministry of Economy Meeting (international), Egis Pharma Meeting, Georgian Modern Pentathlon Event, Chess European Federation 2016, EUMM- European Union Monitoring Mission - meeting with a Finnish Ambassador & delegation working for the EU monitoring mission in Georgia, GeoNet Expo-Event: The 10th International Trade Fair For Tourism and Hotel Hospitality Industry, Dairynews – Event : “IX Dairy Union Milk Olympic", Transport Events Management Limited –Event: “6th Black Sea Ports and Shipping 2017 Exhibition and Conference”, BRIDGE Innovation and Development – Event “ The 2nd Resilience Forum, Constitutional Court –Event “ the XVIIth Congress of the conference of European Constitutional Courts, The 43rd Chess Olympiad, European Individual Chess Championship 2018, International Stomatologist Conference, Worldwide Congress of Mineral Fertilizer and Pesticide Producers.