Sala Group is proud to announce its collaboration with Mahiki and to confirm the opening of their first joint venture ‘Mahiki by Sala’ in 2017
Sala Group has recently been appointed the licensee for the number one celebrity destination in London – Mahiki.
The beautiful Polynesian and tiki themed venue that first opened on Dover Street in 2005 quickly became well known for its celebrity clientele. Since then it has grown to become one of the world’s most famous night spots as well as an institution, with an array of fabulous awards behind it.
Mahiki has attracted media attention as a favourite haunt of royals including Princes William and Harry as well as Kate Middleton and celebrities such as Rihanna, Lady Gaga, Kelly Rowland, Paris Hilton, Kate Moss, Beyonce, Jay-Z, Kim Kardashian and other A list celebrities. It is often referred to in the press as London’s most popular venue.
In December 2011, Mahiki Dubai opened its doors in the world famous sprawling beachfront Jumeirah Beach Hotel and now this Spring 2017, Sala Group is proud to open the first Mahiki venue in Spain in a stunning beachfront location in Marbella.
The menu will feature a mixture of original Spanish cuisine, expected to be found in a quality Spanish Chiringuito, along with some La Sala’s Signature dishes and the tropical grill menu of Mahiki.
”We’re so excited for being chosen as the creators of the first Mahiki Beach in Spain. Our aim for Mahiki Marbella, is for this beach restaurant and lounge to be all about fun atmosphere and creative details that go into every drink, dance and dish that they will serve,” announced Sala Group’s Chairman Ian Radford.
About La Sala
Founded in 2008, with the inception of Buddha Beach, the La Sala brand quickly emerged as one of the most talked about forces in Spanish hospitality, and entertainment. In 2010 La Sala Puerto Banus was added proving to be the most talked about and innovative social and dining experience on the Costa Del Sol. Described worldwide as the “the most sought after table in town”, reservations are at a premium because of excellence of products and sensible prices.
Over the last three years, the La Sala brand has expanded rapidly with the creation of four great new venues. The stunning aquatic themed Aqwa Mist nightclub in Puerto Banús, La Sala restaurant in Essex, La Sala Gibraltar and more recently OAK Garden & Grill in Marbella.
La Sala is definitely the place to be and to be seen…famous for the clientele it has attracted, celebrities such as Prince Albert of Monaco, Sir Alan Sugar, Eva Longoria, Jamie Oliver, Ronan Keating, Tulisa, Kym Marsh, Ne-Yo, Tinie Tempah, Jason Derulo, Little Mix and many more. Additionally La Sala often hosts various football stars, both past and present such as David Bentley, Paul Robinson, Ashley Cole, Jason Roberts, Tim Krul, Alexander Oxlade-Chamberlain, Chris Coleman, Chris Hughton and Stephen Carr to name just a few.
Sala Group were appointed the licensee for Mahiki, the number one celebrity destination in London, back in May 2017. During this time Mahiki Beach has become a firm favourite for residents and visitors alike, bringing the Aloha Spirit to Marbella, 7 days a week (excluding Tuesday evening).
After a successful first year, the Sala Group were approached by major Swedish Cider manufacturer Kopparberg, who have an operating presence in almost 40 countries worldwide.
They purchased the site in July 2018 and rebranded the venue Mahiki Beach by Kopparberg.
Mahiki still prides itself on its chilled ambience entwined with a cheeky tiki vibe.