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Four Seasons Hotel Atlanta
The Four Season Hotel Atlanta is located in the ninth tallest building in Atlanta, Georgia. It was originally constructed as the GLG Grand in 1992. The neoclassical building was designed by G. Lars Gullstedt, a Sweden architect. Before building the Four Seasons Hotel Mr. Gullstedt had quietly bought 51 parcels of land from 39 different owners, the largest of which was First Baptist Church of Atlanta. The Four Season Hotel Atlanta’s 609 foot tall building has always been a mixed-used building.
Only the bottom nineteen floors of the skyscraper contain the hotel. It is Midtown Atlanta’s only five star hotel. The hotel contains 244 guest rooms. These rooms are divided into six types of guest’s rooms and four types of suites. Each of the guests rooms are 450 square feet. The smallest suite, the one-bedroom suite, has 950 square feet. The largest, the presidential suite, has 2,200 square feet.
They each are designed in yellow, cinnamon and gold tones, and each has a large chaise lounge. Each room has a view of either downtown Atlanta or Midtown Atlanta.
Guests at the Four Season Hotel Atlanta can eat at the hotel’s restaurant, Park 75, which offers diners three choices. Guests can eat in the traditional restaurant, enjoy tea or coffee at the terrace setting, or have drinks in the lounge. Both the lounge and the terrace overlook the three-story atrium. The hotel also offers room service.
The hotel has a 4,210 square foot fitness facility. Guests can reserve time with a personal trainer. The facility contains an elliptical crosstrainer, an exercise bike, a cross over bike, a stair climber, and a treadmill. The hotel has two swimming pools. The outside pool is a saline lap pool, while the other pool is outside. The hotel also features sauna and steam rooms.
Guests can also use the spa facilities. The hotel has ten soundproof treatment rooms, totaling 7,790 square foot. The spa caters to both men and women. The featured treatment is a magnolia massage.