Opened as Turkey's first thermal hotel in 1929 according to Ataturk's wishes, "Yalova Thermal Grand Hotel" has been restored true to its original features with the latest techonology. With its new name, it offers the height of luxury and elegance to provide its guests the ultimate health experience in the beautiful forest of Yalova. Limak Thermal Boutique Hotel, located in the thermal city of Yalova, will open its doors in August 2010. The hotel has been lovingly restored with the support of Gazi University to reflect the classic design of the original 1929 building. There are 30 standart VIP Rooms of 30-35 m2 and four large VIP rooms of 40-50 m2, each room containing a jacuzzi, power shower and thermal water. There are four top VIP rooms with a special jacuzzi and power shower and if needed two separate rooms can be combined to make an elite VIP room. The property will include an 850 m2 SPA and Wellness Centre containing a 110 m2 indoor thermal pool, 250 m2 outdoor thermal pool, Turkish bath, sauna, steam bath and massage centre. Two buildings connected with a glass tunnel will contain an open thermal pool and a fitness centre in a glass pyramid. In the hotel building there are three small conference rooms. In the casino building there are two conference rooms of about 65 m2, a foyer and an a la carte restaurant for 120 people with a forest view an open ait cafe and kitchen plus a car park for 40 cars, all situated within almost 6 km2 of gardens.