Room was OK. At Check-In I got a voucher for "free drink" at the 75th floor bar. They forgot to say that it was only for a beer (Bud, Heineken and a local brew) or tea. Then I had dinner at the La Brassiere. It could only could be described as horrible.
Had the turkey. I got a piece of dark meat and a drumstick the was mostly fat, skin, tendon and little meat. Sauce was cold at best. To add insult to it, two people followed behind me got large pieces of breast meat. The rest of tghe buffet looked very unappetizing.
I asked for the check (880 TWD) and just to get out all I had was 1000 TWD. The waiter wasn't even the least bit curious why I had a plate that was only about 1/3 eaten, gave him the money and walked away. I talked to the manager who could only say "Sorry" and offered me one drink.
Poor food service. Horrible food quality. I will not recommend to the people I work with stay here and will inform the person who booked me into the Splendor, to cease doing so and find another hotel.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- The Splendor Kaohsiung Hotel, located in the landmark of Kaohsiung Tuntex Sky Tower, has been certified by the Taiwan Tourism Bureau as the highest five-star hotel in Taiwan. With huge support from Earntex Group, owner of Splendor Kaohsiung Hotel, the hotel upholds the intimate, elegant, and the unique style differs from the old thinking and limitations. The Splendor Kaohsiung Hotel is pleased to announce that its new name has been officially changed to Singfornee Hotel Corporation, 85 Sky Tower Hotel. The name change will be affective as of July 1st, 2013. This new brand sets sail forward as it includes the intention to deliver our objectives and ideals to furthermore serve every guest with enthusiasm and comfort. Hence it is planning to install new facilities to honor the commitment given from guests. 85 Sky Tower Hotel, formerly known as The Splendor Kaohsiung, was specified by the 2009 World Games as its appointed hotel. It is known and appreciates to be as one of the top choices by political leaders, orchestras, artists, and celebrities. After renewing its steps and developments, 85 Sky Tower Hotel continues to persist and to commit with the idea of keeping excellence with world-class five-star hotel standards. With more than a dozen Chinese, Western, and Japanese restaurants located in the hotel, 85 Sky Tower Hotel is using lean materials, unique workmanship to provide the top quality cuisine. It is also a regular contender in Cuisine of the Year contest. In order to continue fulfilling the expectations from both old and new customers, 85 Sky Tower Hotel will comprehensively enhance the dish quality with new Michelin chefs to provide exquisite dining experience. It is planning to become the leading brand in southern Taiwan and is committed to work towards the goal in the near future. 85 Sky Tower Hotel is Committed to promote the spirit of its brand and to vigorously work with the Kaohsiung City Government therefore to improve Kaohsiung tourism image. In addition to enhance the “delicate” and “professional” travel services, 85 Sky Tower Hotel is offering various travel products from the perspective of local cultural to help developing the beauty of Kaohsiung as the Marine Capital City. It strives to lead the travelers on to an experience of rediscovering Kaohsiung and to make 85 Sky Tower Hotel as the home of the travelers when they visit Kaohsiung. We will always uphold the highest principles of being customer-oriented regarding to dining and room services with continuous effort to reach perfection. Once again, thank you for your support! ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Kaohsiung Splendor Hotel