Brass Staircase |
Savarona staircase is a true work of art extending 86 metres (282 feet),
from the shelter deck to the upper deck, formed and hand beaten from solid
brass. Twenty traditionally trained metal craftsmen recreated this stairway
using the few remaining remnants, which existed from the original Savarona
balustrade brass work.
stairway and its landings are decorated with numerous antiques that have
been carefully and painstakingly selected and purchased by Mrs. Julide
Sadikoğlu, the owner's wife from world renowned auction houses, Sotheby's
wonderfully ornate stained glass ceiling covers the stairway, flooding
colored beams of light during the day. By night the lighting is designed
to accentuate the art works and craftsmanship of the stairway, creating
a focal point which be viewed by guests from the main lounge.