Saturday, 14 May 2022

Split Dalmatia Tower Officially Tallest Skyscraper in Croatia (VIDEO)

May 14, 2022 - On Thursday afternoon, the last element of the Split Dalmatia Tower architectural design was installed. The Croatian flag was symbolically raised to celebrate the end of the works!

On Friday, the Dalmatia Tower officially became the tallest building in Croatia and thus reached a total height of 135 meters.


Goran Les

By installing the last architectural design element, the conditions were created to begin dismantling the largest construction crane in the region. It is a 150-meter high crane, and the dismantling will take seven days.


As previously announced, Dalmatia Tower will house the first Croatian AC Hotel Split by Marriott with 214 accommodation units, 210 rooms, and four suites. Thanks to the specific shape of the tower, all rooms will have a sea view. In addition to five modular conference halls with a total capacity of 300 people, guests will also have at their disposal a spa & wellness center with an indoor pool and gym, then an à la carte restaurant, bar, and lounge. The hotel is expected to open this summer.


Riva Production

In addition to the hotel part of the business center (HTC), there will also be regional offices of internationally recognized IT companies.

Dalmatia Tower is part of the Westgate Split project, which consists of two towers and has already become a recognizable element of the view of Split. Otto Barić designed the Westgate Split project, and the investor was awarded the International Property Award in 2018 - the award for the best high-rise business building in Europe.


Riva Production

Westgate Tower d.o.o. is part of the Westgate Group, a company that is an investor, developer, and investment manager in the Croatian real estate market and services. The company is focused on the best locations in major cities in the Croatian region. In collaboration with renowned offices for architecture and planning, they provide project development services, supervision, consulting services, and real estate management services. Their team consists of highly educated experts in construction, law, economics, and architecture. The Group is committed to providing high-quality standardized services and an extensive range of services specifically developed for individual clients.

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Thursday, 10 March 2022

AC Hotel by Marriott Split to Open in July, Employ Over 100 Staff

March 10, 2022 - AC Hotel by Marriott Split will open at the beginning of July in Croatia's tallest skyscraper - the Dalmatia Tower!

Split will be enhanced by another hotel this summer, housed in the tallest skyscraper in Croatia! Namely, AC Hotel by Marriott Split will be located in the 135-meter high Westgate building, a skyscraper known as the "Dalmatia Tower," reports Slobodna Dalmacija.

It will be the first Croatian hotel under the brand of one of the most prestigious hotel groups globally, and the opening is planned for the beginning of July.

"We are intensively carrying out works on interior design and furnishing following the high standards of the AC Hotel by Marriott brand. We plan to open the hotel in the first days of July. Since we want to provide top service and experience to guests, staff education and training are already underway, and AC Hotel by Marriott Split will receive its first guests in early July," said the investor Westgate Group.

AC Hotel by Marriott Split will have 214 rooms located on 11 floors, from the 17th to the 27th floor, and thanks to the specific shape of the tower, all rooms will have a sea view.

In addition to five modular conference halls with a total capacity of 300 people, guests will also have at their disposal a spa & wellness center with an indoor pool, a restaurant, bars, and lounge.

"The hotel will employ over 100 staff, and managerial positions have already been filled. For the remaining jobs, advertisements are currently placed on social networks, and will soon be on employment portals and local media, and of course, on the pages of Slobodna Dalmacija," they explained. 

The price per night is unknown, but they point out that it will be formed following the standards of Marriott International and the local market and will vary depending on the desired period of stay.

"We will soon open sales through the online channel and the official website of the hotel when the prices for different periods of stay will be visible to everyone," concluded the Westgate Group.

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