Wyndham Hotel Group announced the introduction of its namesake Wyndham Hotels and Resorts brand to Turkey with the signing of an agreement to open the 306-room Wyndham Petek Istanbul next year. The new 21-story Wyndham Petek Istanbul, scheduled to open in autumn 2012, will be conveniently situated less than seven kilometers from Istanbul’s Atatürk International Airport.
Hotel amenities will include a spa and fitness center with four treatment rooms and a 130-square-meter indoor pool, as well as 13 meeting rooms and one ballroom together offering up to 3,000 square meters of conference and event space. Guests staying in the hotel’s 306 guest rooms, including 24 suites and 40 extended-stay apartments, will have access to 24-hour room service and all-day dining in the hotel’s on-site restaurant and bar. Guests will also be able to take advantage of free transfers to and from the airport.
Wyndham Petek Istanbul, which will be operated by Kilicbey Turizm and designed by architects Metex Design Group and Pyramid Architect Group, is part of a larger development in the area that will feature 11,000 square meters of retail space and over 1,000 indoor parking spaces. The development of the upscale hotel is expected to create up to 200 new jobs in the region.