PTG Studios “Great Taste” to feature sophisticated urban living in Seattle at Olive 8
May 16, 2007, Deerfield Beach, FL – Platinum Television Group is pleased to announce the selection of Olive 8, in Seattle, WA for its innovative, educational television series, “Great Taste.” The exclusive residences will be featured in a segment on “Residential Developments of Distinctions” as part of an Ultimate in Luxury and Design series.
Rising above the vibrant neighborhood of downtown Seattle, Olive 8 includes a 346-room luxurious full-service hotel and spa – the Hyatt at Olive 8 – as well as 231 sophisticated urban homes. Designed by renowned New York architect Richard Gluckman of Gluckman Mayner Architects, Olive 8 compliments the city’s skyline with translucent, fritted and blue-tinted glass encasing the 39-story tower.
“Many Seattleites are ready for this type of live-work-play urban living, and until now, have not had many options – especially when seeking the added benefits of living atop a full-service luxury hotel,” said David Thyer, president of R.C. Hedreen Co., the developer of Olive 8 and the Hyatt at Olive 8.
Offering the ultimate in luxury living, residents at Olive 8 have full access to the amenities provided by the Hyatt at Olive 8, including 24-hour room service, a concierge, restaurant, cocktail lounge and bar. Additional hotel features include a 20,000 square-foot health club, spa and pool, and 15,000 square feet of meeting space and event catering.
The residences at Olive 8 include one and two-bedrooms, as well as penthouse homes, each with a spacious private balcony. Boasting combinations of hardwood floors and stone flooring with carpet accents, Olive 8 epitomizes classic style. The interior design of each home features Italian-crafted Pedini cabinets and European appliances including Liebherr refrigerators, Kohler sinks and stone slab countertops. An array of exquisite finish materials allows buyers to customize their home according to individual taste. Owners have exclusive access to common areas, which include a game room, lounge, expansive terrace and a pet exercise area.
Living at Olive 8 includes all the dynamic activities offered by downtown Seattle. Residents are nestled among a myriad of high-end retail stores, fine dining, theaters and other exciting nightlife.