This May, the 127-room Mandarin Oriental, Atlanta opens in the posh Buckhead neighborhood 20 minutes north of downtown. Housed inside a 42-story building designed by American hotel genie Robert Stern, the Mandarin blends traditional Southern charm with modern Oriental mystique.
The menu at The Café & Bar is dictated by the availability of organic produce. We’re looking forward to trying the Scottish salmon fillets topped with caraway-scented rutabaga puree.
For group biz, six light-filled meeting rooms host up to 200 pax, while an English Garden provides a rarefied setting for al fresco receptions up to 200 pax. And did someone say shopping? The best retail therapy in The South is just a few minutes beyond the porte cochere.