2008-08-26

Night panorama of the city center

Night panorama of the Ekaterinburg center

Photo by AlMax.

On this photo you can see World Trade Center (blue building at the left) and Antey towers (Red buildings at the right side).

2008-08-25

Hyatt Hotel Project

The construction of the five-star Hyatt Hotel in the Ekaterinburg-City district is to be completed this year. Hotel will be located in the center of the city of Ekaterinburg on banks of Iset river. 80 meters high, includes 300 rooms with panoramic view over the city. Entertainment space will include fitness-center with a swimming pool and SPA on the 19th floor. There will be two restaurants, 6 meeting rooms and one more big meeting room for 600 persons.

The smallest standard double room is 34,5 sq.m., the biggest president apartment is 225 sq.m. Hayatt hotel of Ekaterinburg is oriented for businessmen and high-ranking officials.

The building concept was developed from sketches produced by Valerie Vaconsin, the winner of Valode & Pistre's international design competition in 2004.

The main project's investor is the Ural Mining and Metallurgical Company (UMMC).

Floor area: 31 300 sq.m.
Floors: 21
Rooms: 300
Height: 83 m.
Underground parking: 135 lots

Construction of the Hyatt hotel was started in the end of year 2005 and took nearly 3 years.

Hyatt Hotel in Ekaterinburg Hyatt Hotel in Yekaterinburg