Highest ice rink in the Netherlands at Floor 17
Amsterdam, 8th December 2014 – On the roof of Ramada Apollo Amsterdam the highest ice rink in the Netherlands was successfully opened on Saturday the 6th of December. The more than 200 people that were present were welcomed within a wintery setting in style to the beats of DJ Mrs. Brown, mulled wine and hot chocolate. At an altitude of 85 metres, the first visitors glided enthusiastically across the highest ice rink in the Netherlands, to the theme ‘disco skating’.
Ramada Apollo Amsterdam awarded as WHG Hotel of the Year
Amsterdam, 19th June 2014 – During the EMEA Wyndham Hotel Group Summit in Berlin, Ramada Apollo Amsterdam Centre has been awarded as Hotel of the Year 2014. With 12 brands and more than 7.000 locations, Wyndham Hotel Group features the largest hotel portfolio worldwide.
Ramada Apollo Hotel Amsterdam opens the highest terrace of Amsterdam
Amsterdam, 7th May 2014 – At 85 meter altitude, Ramada Apollo Hotel Amsterdam has opened the highest rooftop terrace in Amsterdam. Along the successful concept ‘Taste with a view’ from Floor17, Ramada Apollo Amsterdam Centre launched the Triple DDD concept – Drink, Dine & Dance Experience – from Floor17 Rooftop Terrace.
Ther-ME, the product line of Thermae 2000
Valkenburg, 7 November 2013 - On the 7th of November, Thermae 2000 launched the new Ther-ME line. In the same way that you would treat yourself to a day of relaxation at the wellness centre, treat yourself to Thermae 2000's personal care products. Pauline Verhoef, Commercial Director of Thermae 2000: "Yesterday we proudly officially launched our new line Ther-ME Skin Improvements. The lifting products of Ther-ME are cosmeceuticals, the deep action of which is in between cosmetics and pharmaceuticals. An unusual aspect of the line is the price-quality ratio, the products compete with the most expensive brands, yet they are fairly priced."
Apollo Hotels opens the largest Ramada Hotel in Europe
Amsterdam, 22 november 2012 – The official inauguration of Ramada Apollo Amsterdam Centre has been celebrated during the Grand Opening of the hotel. Guests where festively welcomed by hostesses, dressed as clouds and peppers with a glass of Cava, following the theme of the opening 'Taste with a view'. The formal opening has been fulfilled by the Mayor of Amsterdam, Mr. E.E. van der Laan. With a spectacular light show and fireworks, of which all attendees could enjou. Jeroen Slop, financial director of Ajax attended the festive opening in order to celebrate the start of the collaboration between Ajax Campus and Ramada Apollo Hotel.
Apollo Hotel Papendrecht has officially reopened
Papendrecht, 13 June 2012 - After months of construction and refurbishment, yesterday saw the spectacular reopening of Apollo Hotel Papendrecht! A new name, a new wing with 12 state-of-the-art meeting rooms and 87 spacious contemporary rooms. At 4 p.m., the building was officially opened by Mayor De Bruin, Daan van der Vorm from VORM Bouw, Bas Tolmeijer and Marco van der Aa from Apollo Hotels.
Apollo Hotels starts its own Academy
Amsterdam – 15 August 2011 – Starting this week, Apollo Hotels & Resorts will be offering work-study programs at its Apollo Academy. Employees will be able to obtain an accredited diploma during working hours in a manner that is tailored to the specific employee’s needs. The educational program was specially developed for the hospitality sector, and all of its costs will be borne by Apollo, which is investing in its employees’ future in a unique new way.
Apollo Hotels acquires its 14th hotel: Golden Tulip Papendrecht
Papendrecht, 1st June, 2010 – Exactly two months after their last acquisition, Apollo Hotels & Resorts announces yet another; with immediate effect the Golden Tulip Papendrecht will become a part of the Dutch hotel group.
Apollo Hotel Breda City Centre is officially open
Breda, 4th March, 2010 – The new construction project of the Apollo Hotel Breda City Centre was officially opened on Thursday March 4th, 2010 with the outgoing Councillor Willems sabering a bottle of champagne. The hotel is located directly adjacent to the Central Station in Breda and is the first property delivered by NS within Via Breda: the largest project that Breda has ever carried out.
Apollo Hotel Amsterdam first Wyndham in Europe
Amsterdam, 06 January 2010 – The New Year signals a new milestone in the Amsterdam Apollo Hotel’s almost 50 year history: as from 1 January the hotel is proudly flying the flag of the world’s largest franchise organisation: Wyndham Hotel Group.
Holiday Inn IJmuiden taken over by Apollo Hotels
IJmuiden, 22nd of June 2009 – Conference & Leisure hotel Holiday Inn IJmuiden Seaport Beach is to integrate with the Apollo Hotels & Resorts by the 1st January 2010 at the latest. This acquisition will serve to consolidate the group’s position in the Greater Amsterdam region.
Apollo Museumhotel Amsterdam reaches the top
Amsterdam, 18 May 2009 – After months of building and renovation, the traditional ceremonial drinking beer after reaching the top of the building was celebrated today: the flag was raised at the top of the Best Western Apollo Museumhotel Amsterdam City Centre.