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Hotel Pacai

Hotel Pacai Bedroom in Vilnius
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  • Food & Drink

    Restaurant, brasserie, bar

  • Spa & Recreation

    Spa

  • Conference & Meetings

    4 meeting rooms, courtyard

  • Architecture

    Saulius Mikštas

  • Interior design

    YesDesign Architecture

  • The Originals

    Saulius Mikštas

  • Themes

    City, Sustainability, History

  • Food & Drink

    Restaurant, brasserie, bar

  • Spa & Recreation

    Spa

  • Conference & Meetings

    4 meeting rooms, courtyard

Set in the heart of Vilnius’ Old Town, Hotel Pacai perfectly echoes this quarter’s 17th-century Baroque grandeur, yet augments it with a contemporary twist.

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Architecture Saulius Mikštas

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Architecture Saulius Mikštas

Originally constructed in the 15th century, the building has seen many updates and extensions in its long history.

Additional spaces, such as the hotel’s inner yard, blend seamlessly into the existing building. Throughout the renovation, traditional materials, such as clay, tin, stone, and original barn wood, were used. The new part of the hotel, meanwhile, has been crafted to serve as a supporting backdrop to the palace.

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With the majority of the mansion dating back centuries, the goal was to keep the history visible in a direct way.

Thus, all the existing frescoes and unique textures of the walls are emphasized through lighting, while the main features of the hotel strive for elegance and classical purity, both through materials and details. A cozy, artistic atmosphere includes soft, deep tones in the public areas and artwork in the rooms.

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The Originals Saulius Mikštas

“This is not ‘disposable architecture’ like all the buildings that are rapidly being built today.”

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Wellbeing

An urban sanctuary immersed in a historical mansion, the spa pampers with Lithuanian herbs and high-tech skin care.

Hotel Pacai Theme Box 1

Listen to the sounds of Hotel Pacai, created in collaboration with the folks at Movement. Featuring Nils Frahm, Josienne Clarke, Greg Foat, and more.

History From czars to Napolean

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History From czars to Napolean

This Baroque palace and residence of the noble Pacai family was one of the most ornate in Vilnius for centuries.

Dating back to 1677, the palace has witnessed the times of Lithuanian-Polish Commonwealth, the rule of Russian czars, and Napoleon’s grand entrance to Vilnius.

Food & Drink New Baltic

Muros Restaurant and Bar is inspired by the world’s best steakhouses and curated by renowned chef Liutauras Ceprackas.

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Sustainability Keeping an eye on our Conscious Hotel Principles

“We aim to use less plastic, create less waste, save water, support the local community, and have diversity in our team.”

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Architecture

The original 15th-century structure has been thoughtfully renovated by local architect Saulius Mikštas to maintain original details. Traditional materials, such as clay, tin, stone, and original barn wood, were used.

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Energy

LED lighting has been installed in the common area and many guestrooms. Efficient appliances are used.

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Waste

The hotel uses leftover food from breakfast to make other dishes when possible and cooperates with a company that collects food waste and recycles it into fertilizers.

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Water

Water-saving taps have been implemented and guests are encouraged to drink the tap water. Glass bottles are used in the restaurant and guestrooms.

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Products & Produce

The hotel purchases local ingredients, uses a local supplier for bed linens and towels, and feature exclusively local art inside the hotel.

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Culture

The hotel organizes events where local writers can share their work, supports the Midsummer Vilnius music festival, and showcases rotating art by Vilnius artists through a collaboration with the Lewben Art Foundation.

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Recreation

Guests can join free yoga sessions and explore the city by bike or on foot. The hotel is creating a green space in the courtyard where guests can enjoy nature and spend moments around the fire.

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Accessibility

As the hotel is in the center of the old town, guests are able to walk or explore by bike or electric scooter.

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Healthy Workplace

The hotel hires mostly local employees and pays the highest wages in the market. Education, English language lessons, career training, and development opportunities are on offer.

 

Follow the conscious journey

This hotel is featured in New Perspectives: The Design Hotels Book Edition 2020.

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Location

Location

Europe
Lithuania
Vilnius

Hotel Pacai
Didzioji str. 7
Vilnius 1103
Lithuania

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    10°C / 51°F

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