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100 Stories: “Every dream begins with a dreamer”

When Deepak Ohri dreamed of creating the world’s first vertical destination he gathered around him experts, not only up to the task of meeting his expectations, but doing so in record time.

“Every dream begins with a dreamer”
When Deepak Ohri dreamed of creating the world’s first vertical destination he gathered around him experts, not only up to the task of meeting his expectations, but doing so in record time. In under one year lebua No.3, Pink Bar and Chef’s Table had opened.

It is a long journey from conception.
Many challenges arise, many opportunities present themselves and a lot of things have to change along the way. And one of the challenges our designers had to face was: how do we get our guests where they need to be?

We are on a journey to the top of State Tower. We pass residences and the all-suite luxury lebua hotel to arrive at level 64. A tropical screened gallery leads us to two new Otis lifts which carry us to a new world of cuisine.
Now, the elevator lobby and cars echo last century’s luxury hotel glory days of in Paris, London and New York. Finished in deep greens, gold and marble. Descending elegantly to level 61, guests are greeted with white baby grand piano, a jazz singer and stunning night views across the city. It is impossible to imagine the deconstruction, reinforced steel and reconstruction of lift shafts it took to make this possible.
And a good reminder: dare to dream