Tango Diva : Travel Stories for Women, by Women

Location and how to get there: In the centre of Berlin, on the banks of the river Spree, opposite the Berlin Cathedral. The shopping mile “Friedrichstrasse” and the trendy quarter around “Hackescher Markt” are just 5 min away. Distance to airport Berlin Tegel: 20 min by taxi.

Number of rooms: 427 rooms and suites are tastefully decorated and have a spectacular view of either Berlin or the colorful view of the Aqua Dom. All rooms have free wireless and high-speed Internet access, LCD Flat-screen TV, individually adjustable air-conditioning, trouser press, laptop-size safe, tea and coffee making facilities, hairdryer and mini-bar.

Price range: Starting from $160-$610 per night depending on season and which room you choose.

Time of year to go: Spring, when Berlin becomes Germany’s greenest city.

The Radisson SAS Hotel Berlin is one of the most exciting hotels in Berlin Mitte, and features the world’s largest cylindrical aquarium with 2,500 tropical fish. The Aqua Dom is 25 meters high and situated in the hotel lobby.

Why is this location so great for women?
It is in the centre of Berlin and the shopping mile “Friedrichstrasse” is very close by for some retail therapy and Divas can also enjoy free access to the hotel’s well-being area “Splash” as well.

Services: Airport transfer, experienced concierges, room service, free high-speed internet access in the room (broadband and wireless), the world’s largest cylindrical aquarium in the lobby (2500 tropical fish!).

Hotel Restaurants and Bars:
Noodle Kitchen provides a taste of Asia in Berlin-Mitte where you can choose from freshly made noodle soup, sushi, kushiyaki and Singapore noodles, or order all of them for a meal of intense and diverse tastes. Serving only original recipes made with the freshest of ingredients, the restaurant also provides fascinating views of its open kitchen, boats and ships sailing on the Spree and the beautiful Berlin Cathedral.

“Heat” serves an extensive buffet breakfast in the mornings. It has an open show kitchen which offers dishes with authentic influences and extraordinary combinations of various cooking techniques: spicy dishes from the Indian Tandoor oven, crispy “Crusts” from the especially designed Australian wood oven with its volcanic stone oven bed and grilled dishes freshly served from the Rotisol, an open grill. “Heat” offers next to a great selection of dishes a wide range of excellent wines from all over the world.

Aqua Lounge is a definite jewel of the Berlin nightlife and a brilliantly designed bar that serves unrivalled cocktail creations and a variety of selected drinks.

Cigar Lounge offers a private and relaxing atmosphere and the perfect place to enjoy a fine cigar.

Atrium Lobby Lounge & Bar is located right beneath the spectacular Aqua Dom that is home to 2,500 tropical fish. It’s the perfect place to meet up with friends and colleagues for coffee or cocktails to unwind after a busy day.

Spa, health club, gym, pool: Wellness area “Splash” in chic contemporary design: pool, saunas, steam bath, solarium, gym (Nike sport shoes for jogging can be rented free of charge), massages, beauty treatments (new: high quality treatments with products by Décleor, Paris).

Bath products in rooms: Exclusive products by the French beauty brand Anne Sémonin in all bathrooms.

Specials for women/girlfriends: Décleor treatments in the spa, based on French aromatherapy. Smart, personal trainer in the gym available.

Radisson SAS Hotel Berlin, Karl-Liebknecht-Strasse 3, D – 10178
Berlin, Germany

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