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GOCO Hospitality announces opening of GOCO Spa Venice

Bangkok, 1 May 2015. GOCO Hospitality is proud to announce the opening of its first GOCO Spa in Europe.

Bangkok, 1 May 2015. GOCO Hospitality is proud to announce the opening of its first GOCO Spa in Europe. Located on a private island in the Venetian Lagoon and a short private boat ride from the beautiful and iconic city, GOCO Spa Venice is nestled amongst the tranquil gardens of the JW Marriott Venice Resort & Spa.

GOCO Spa delivers an exclusive and crafted wellness journey that embraces both traditional and modern spa modalities. Guests are invited to indulge in luxury wellbeing, within the natural surroundings of Isola delle Rose while enjoying stunning panoramic views of the historic Venice skyline.

With a wellbeing menu that authentically reflects the Venetian surroundings, GOCO Spa Venice captures the passion and zest for life that is indicative of Italian culture, resulting in genuine, attentive, personalised service and a cutting-edge design aesthetic. Designed in collaboration with award-winning Italian architect and interior design firm Matteo Thun & Partners, GOCO Spa Venice is the most comprehensive spa in the city, offering over 1,750 sqm of dedicated indoor and outdoor wellness experiences.

The main spa building has been carefully restored to maintain the high ceilings and wooden pitched roof while being modernized with simple, natural materials from the local area. As well as the waterside Spa Suite, the spa houses six treatment rooms, all with outdoor decks and sun loungers, and two specially adapted beauty suites for advanced facial treatments. In the summer, guests can choose to have treatments in one of four outdoor cabanas, or by the pool. The indoor and outdoor aquatonic pool offers air and water jet features such as Hydro back benches, air tubs and neck massage jets that stimulate the metabolism and are especially beneficial for those suffering from muscular pain. Hot loungers and outdoor relaxation areas are available around the pool with uninterrupted views over the Venetian lagoon.

GOCO Hospitality has appointed Giorgia Bogoni as Spa Director. Giorgia who was born in Venice has worked as Spa Manager in well-known spas in Italy for the past seven years. Her excellent knowledge of luxurious and holistic spa concepts, combined with her fluency in English, French and of course Italian will help her to establish GOCO Spa Venice as one of the leading spas in the city.

“We are excited about the opening of our first GOCO Spa on the beautiful island of Isola delle Rose”, said Ingo Schweder, Founder & CEO of GOCO Hospitality. “GOCO Spa Venice offers a comprehensive wellness menu that conveys a sense of harmony. We offer our guests a blend of classic spa rituals and modern beauty treatments, complemented by luxurious thermal experiences that stimulate and sustain the body and mind.”


GOCO SPA Venice is located within the 266 room JW Marriott Venice Resort & Spa on the picturesque private island Isola delle Rose, only 10 minutes away from the centre of Venice. The GOCO Spa Venice provides a wellbeing menu that authentically reflects the stunning surroundings. Managed by GOCO Hospitality, the 1,750 square metre spa will offer indoor and outdoor facilities, a traditional hammam, advanced beauty rooms, an outdoor yoga/meditation garden, outdoor treatment pavilions, a tea lounge as well as a seasonal macrobiotic cooking school. The €8 million spa project has been designed in collaboration with award-winning Italian architect firm Mattheo Thun & Partners. The spa is the most comprehensive in the city and offers spectacular views of St Mark’s Square and La Serenissima. For more information visit


Founded in 2009, GOCO Hospitality is a leading wellness hospitality development and management company, working in over 20 countries with reputed brands such as; MGM, The Ritz-Carlton, Marriott, Wynn, Viceroy, Emaar and Starwood amongst others. The company creates, innovates, and operates tomorrow’s hospitality concepts as well as delivers unique business solutions to a clientele ranging from individual investors to global hospitality brands. GOCO Hospitality’s projects are always authentic, reflect local cultures and traditions and strive to make a social impact in their community. This philosophy allows GOCO Hospitality to cross borders and create new experiences while being innovative, visionary and individual.

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