We have just entered a time or reawakening and fresh ideas. At Grand Union Hotel, we are now focusing the spring energy on writing new success stories and we are the very first hotel in Slovenia to partner up with Tesla.
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With March 2017 we became the owners of Ljubljana's famous textile shop Modna hiša (Fashion house).
As part of our socially responsible activities, which we devote a lot of attention to, the company Union hoteli d.d. has been a proud sponsor of the Slovenian Olympic team since 1993. With the aim of providing our athletes with further support and fostering the spread of Olympic values in Slovenia and elsewhere, we have signed another agreement with the Olympic Committee of Slovenia, committing to a partnership cooperation for the next 4 years, until the end of the Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Herring Feast is a premium culinary event of the sea and fresh water culinary delights, which has been held at the Grand Hotel Union from the beginning of 20th century. This year the tradition of Herring Feast will be captured in the special menus prepared by Union chefs at Restaurant Union, Restaurant and bar Atelje, Restaurant Pri Levu and Central kitchen.
Events by RadoSt began their year in grand style – with sparkling wines in The Grand Hotel Union's stunning main hall. On 17th of February, Union hosted more than 600 visitors, who had the opportunity to taste various sparkling wines among with culinary delights prepared by hotel chefs.
The Grand Hotel Union is very popular among business guests, especially for meeting industry. So, if you are staying at Grand Hotel Union for a business or even leisure visit to Ljubljana, we have an amazing piece of news for you! Feel welcome to visit the newly opened fitness centre in the mezzanine of Grand Hotel Union Business, which is open to hotel guests 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, free of charge.
On 9th of February Grand Hotel Union and Festival Ljubljana hosted one of the most prestigious philharmonic orchestra in the whole wide world – London Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. They presented to the audience with Beethoven's program at the majestic Grand Hotel Union Hall.
The Grand Hotel Union was built between 1903 and 1905 after design plans by Josip Vancaš, as Ljubljana's first modern hotel. Back than, it was the city's largest building, measuring almost 100 meters long and was considered as a great technological achievement.
Hotel Lev's so-called public areas were next in line for a complete refurbishment – lobby bar, the breakfast room and gym located in the mezzanine of the hotel.
Some say new year begins when we throw away the old calendar and replace it with a new one – new plans, new partnerships, new goals, new beginnings and new business success. Since the end of the year is usually the busiest time of the year, Mr. Tomislav Čeh, General Manager of Union Hotels welcomed business partners at the welcome reception at the beginning of a great year that is still ahead of us.