After its transformation, the building uniquely embodies the sense of change and regeneration for which the neighborhood is famous. Entwined in the industrial heritage of the location, with a striking tower structure, the building stands over the harbor and was once part of a 19e oil factory of the century. Ideally located for exploring the city’s many offerings, the hotel is located in the Wet Quays district, full of lively bars, trendy restaurants and renowned museums, including the fascinating Cité du Vin, a building designed to mimic the movement. of a wine a glass. Renaissance Hotels Navigators, the brand’s neighborhood ambassadors, are there to provide travelers with advice on the region’s best hidden gems.
Embracing the unexpected and a sense of adventure, the hotel’s theatrical interior design was conceptualized by curator and designer Michael Malapert. The clever juxtaposition of the building’s historic past, with the introduction of chic and modern furnishings, encourages guests to embrace the seamless blend of old and new. Malapert used the natural light that enters through the oversized windows, and the decor includes plush velvet headboards, natural wood finishes, and warm brass lighting, creating a warm and inviting atmosphere. Each room has works of art specially commissioned for the hotel, ensuring that each has its own identity and offers a breathtaking view of the port, the city or the Garonne.
Located on the ninth floor, the rooftop features a swimming pool, bar and restaurant, with panoramic views offering a new perspective on the city. You can cool off from the heat of the city by swimming in the 10-meter swimming pool, while admiring the views of the city, such as the Garonne river and the famous Chaban Delmas bridge. Gina, the all-day restaurant and bar, offers classic Italian cuisine, for travelers and local Bordelais alike, including a unique menu of mozzarella, delicious antipasti platters, and homemade pizza and ice cream. Celebrating the city’s vibrant culture through a vibrant cocktail menu, guests this summer are invited to try the hotel’s unique version on a Cosmopolitan “Summer Vibes”, combining Fair Vodka, Lillet Rouge, Expresso Alchimiste and Jus de Raisin, creating a delicious Bordeaux twist on the classic, perfect for sipping on the rooftop. On the ground floor, the Gina Caffè offers a large terrace, on the edge of a garden oasis where you can spend the day with a coffee.