Kempinski has unveiled the new Palais Hansen Kempinski – originally built as a hotel for the World Exhibition in Vienna in 1873. The new property, located in the centre of Vienna has 152 guestrooms and suites and introduces a new Kempinski, The Spa. An 8,611sq ft (800 sq m) spa, it draws inspiration from both nature and water to create a modern version of the great bathing culture of the Ottoman Empire.
The spa houses six treatment room including a private spa suite with a steam bath. There are four saunas with diving pools that include mixed and single sex saunas, steam baths and a bio-sauna. The spa also boasts a beauty salon and a 24/7 fitness centre with a range of cardio equipment and 12 weight machines.