We talked about our hotel’s service policy, how we welcome our guests with a warm hospitality and every details happen during the wedding and before the weddings with Ayça Günaydın, our Banquet & Catering Sales Supervisor.
-What is the capacity of the hotel’s weeding saloons?
-We have tree places for weddings; two of them are Galaxy and Valentin… Capacity of Galaxy is 550 people, Valentin is 500 people. When we connect Galaxy with foyer area, we can provide service up to 500 people at the weddings. And also we have Qubbe saloon at our hotel. Capacity of Qubbe is 210 people. Most important thing about Qubbe is, it is located at the 26th floor at our hotel and provide 360 degree outstanding panoramic Istanbul’s view.
-Can you give me some details about the hotel’s recently renovated wedding saloon? Is it opened to the guests yet and what are they thinking about that?
Yes, it is opened and we got very positive reactions from our guests. It became a more modern and desirable place for all of the guests who come from all over the world. We are providing a change of living the most unforgettable wedding experience you can ever imagine. Like I mentioned before, we can serve up to 1.500 people when we connect the saloon with the foyer area. Our professional and experienced team take care of every need of our couples at their weddings and make sure to be perfect.
-Do you have any new menus for the wedding course? What are these?
Our Professional, Award Winner Chefs and their team are preparing special menus for the wedding concept. Additionally, we added another menu to our top menu list lately. “Luxury” menu consists of steak for the main course and seafood for the starters.
-How do the couples choose their wedding saloon? What is your advice as a hotel that hosted over 100 weddings in a year? They should look into the hotel’s experience and service quality. I mean hotel can be opened lately and maybe don’t have enough experience for a wedding. Also guests should look into hotel’s wedding menus and presentation.
-What are your privileges for the weddings and other organizations?
We are providing a change of living the most unforgettable wedding experience you can ever imagine. Our professional and experienced team always take care of couples need at their weddings and make sure to be perfect. Our Professional, Award Winner Chefs and their team are preparing special menus for the wedding concept. We are realizing your dream scenarios for weddings with our wide range of menu options and high guest satisfaction. Besides that, our hotel is located in the heart of Istanbul, safe and convenient area. Guests have a chance to make their weddings at Qubbe which is located on the 26th floor at our hotel and provides 360 degree outstanding, panoramic Istanbul view. Lastly, Steigenberger Hotel Maslak Istanbul’s biggest advantage is long term experience and high service quality.
-How many weddings are you hosting at “Steigenberger”?
We are hosting many wedding organizations with our numerous options and special service. My guess is 140 weddings, record for a year. So Steigenberger Hotel Maslak Istanbul will continue to be the first choice for couples considering marrying.
-One of the main points of the weddings is entertainment of the guests. What kind of services are you providing to your guests during and after wedding?
Our guests are expected to arrive before their wedding and welcomed with a “Welcome Coctail”. They try our menu to taste the perfect flavour and find the right one from our wide rage of food options. The menu and the taste of our food are very important for the wedding. It is also important to ensure the perfect service with our professional chefs and service personal. Our service includes 1 suit room for accommodation need of our couple, 2 additional rooms for accommodation need of the families, DJ performance, 1 cameraman, after party, wedding cake, limitless local hard or soft drinks. Our service also includes an anniversary dinner and 1 night accommodation at our hotel.