FIVE Hotels & Resorts Group’s Acquisition of Hotel Atlantis in Zurich

FIVE Hotels & Resorts Group's Acquisition of Hotel Atlantis in Zurich

Baker McKenzie advised Neue Hotel Atlantis AG on the deal, while Lenz & Staehelin assisted FIVE Hotels & Resort group in this transaction.

Neue Hotel Atlantis AG (NHA) completed the sale of Hotel Atlantis, to 5 ATLANTIS AG, for an undisclosed price. 

Built in 1970 and last renovated in 2015 for a cost of around 240 million Swiss francs, the hotel comprises 98 rooms and suites, an Indoor and outdoor pool, two Restaurants (including the two-Michelin-star “Ecco”), a Spa, a hair salon, as well as the with nearly 2000 square meters, the largest Suite in the world, which occupies the entire top floor of The Hotel Atlantis by Giardino at the foot of the Uetliberg mountain is one of the first houses in the square in Zürich.

5 ATLANTIS AG is the Swiss subsidiary of the FIVE Hotels & Resorts group, one of the world’s fastest growing luxury hotel brands. 

The Baker McKenzie team consisted of Partner Alexander Wyss (Picture), Daniel Kaelin and Bettina Klein (both Associates, Real Estate) and Susanne-Liebel-Kotz (Senior Associate, Tax). 

Lenz & Staehelin advised FIVE Hotels & Resort group in this transaction with a team included Beat Kühni, Dominik Kaczmarczyk, Fabiano Menghini, Nicole Diana Humbel, and Tobias Weber (all Corporate and Real Estate), Pascal Hinny, Stephan Brandner and Janine Geissler (Tax), and Véronique Amrein (Employment and Immigration).

Involved fees earner: Daniel Kaelin – Baker McKenzie; Bettina Klein – Baker McKenzie; Susanne Liebel-Kotz – Baker McKenzie; Alexander Wyss – Baker McKenzie; Véronique Amrein – Lenz & Staehelin; Stephan Brandner – Lenz & Staehelin; Janine Geissler – Lenz & Staehelin; Pascal Hinny – Lenz & Staehelin; Nicole Humbel – Lenz & Staehelin; Dominik Kaczmarczyk – Lenz & Staehelin; Beat Kühni – Lenz & Staehelin; Fabiano Menghini – Lenz & Staehelin; Tobias Weber – Lenz & Staehelin;

Law Firms: Baker McKenzie; Lenz & Staehelin;

Clients: FIVE Hotels & Resorts; Neue Hotel Atlantis AG ;