Investment: “The Bridge” Hotel
Location: Wrocław, Poland
Investor: Tacit Development Polska JS
General contractor: Strabag Sp. z o.o.
Scope of work: Rental, delivery, assembly, collection.
Construction works of “The Bridge” hotel that is located in Wrocław’s city center is coming to an end. The construction has begun in 2016 and is planned to end in H1 2019.
Plac Katedralny copartnership from Warsaw, that is contingent on Tacit Development, chose Strabag as the general contractor to erect a 7-storey hotel building with a total usable area of 12,633 square meters.
The hotel is placed at Ostrów Tumski, by the cathedral, and will include an underground parking lot and additional infrastructure. There will be 184 rooms, a 250 square meters restaurant, garden, 500 sq.m. divided in three ballroom with 200sq.m. foyer. Hotel guests will also be able to benefit from 4 conference rooms and a fitness centre.
The building façade, e.g. by using traditionally burnt clinker, will fit the surrounding gothic sacral architecture, especially the Arch cathedral of John the Baptist. Ostrów Tumski is the oldest and historical part of the Lower Silesia voivodship which includes rebuilt after the war: Arch cathedral of John the Baptist, collegiate church of the Saint Cross and Saint Bartholomew. There are also many cultural institution such as archdiocese museum and natural history museum as well as botanical garden. The new hotel in Wrocław will fill the historical area of Ostrów Tumski and will highlight the special atmosphere of the place.