Nobu Hospitality, the global lifestyle brand founded by Nobu Matsuhisa, Robert De Niro and Meir Teper, announces its fourth Spanish hotel and restaurant – Nobu Hotel and Restaurant San Sebastian.
As the capital of Gipuzkoa, it is a city with the most Michelin stars per square meter than anywhere else in the world, the site of Balenciaga’s first workshop, and a place Hemingway affectionately called his home. by writing “Fiesta”. A true culinary mecca, the mountain culture of the Basque Country is reflected throughout the coastal town, where visitors are invited to jump from bar to restaurant while enjoying bite-size gastronomy locally known as pintxo.
Overlooking La Concha Bay, the Nobu Hotel and Restaurant San Sebastián is opening scheduled for March 2023, with 20 luxuriously designed rooms and suites and a 98-seat Nobu restaurant with panoramic views of the water and the city. The completely renovated hotel is located on the site of the famous Palacio Vista Eder, built in 1912 and designed by the famous Spanish architect Francisco Urcola.
Millenium Hospitality Real Estate SOCIMI (“MHRE”) is partner of Nobu Hospitality for the new opening. With an existing collection of five-star hotels spread across Spain and Portugal, MHRE’s strategy emphasizes careful selection of properties and their location. Founded on the creation of value through the acquisition and repositioning of hotel assets, MHRE is managed by a multidisciplinary team of prestigious professionals with extensive experience in hotel investment, with a large portfolio of assets both in operation and being repositioned.
Javier Illán Plaza, President and CEO of Millenium Hospitality Real Estate Says: “The partnership with Nobu Hospitality and the launch of the Nobu Hotel and Restaurant San Sebastián further places the region on the map as the focal point of gastronomy. I am delighted to be working with the brand to make this opening one of the most exciting in the country. for 2023, which will be adopted by residents and visitors. “
Nobu Matsuhisa, Robert De Niro and Meir Teper “San Sebastián is an exciting place for the brand because good quality food is intrinsic to the destination. We are delighted to partner with Javier Illán Plaza on this project and to open our fourth hotel and restaurant in Spain, bringing Nobu cuisine to a new audience of residents and travelers. “
Trevor Horwell, CEO of Nobu Hospitality comments: “We are truly honored to enter the city of San Sebastián, well known for its cultural diversity and a beacon of gastronomic excellence in Spain. to create a very special hospitality experience. We look forward to being part of the local community that we hold in such high regard. “