Shangri-La Hotels & Resorts opens hotel in Changzhou, China
October 22, 2012: Shangri-La Hotels & Resorts has launched a new hotel in Changzhou, China, as a result of the second collaboration between Shangri-La International Hotel Management Ltd. and Qiaoyu Group, Changzhou.
Strategically located within Wujin Hi-tech Industrial Park and adjacent to the newly built Xihu International Community, the hotel will cater to business travellers. The hotel is located a 30-minute drive from Changzhou International Airport and in close proximity to the Changzhou Railway Station.
Shangri-La Hotel, Changzhou has 350 guestrooms and suites, all of them featuring floor-to-ceiling windows with unobstructed views of Lake Xihu or the city. Guests on the Horizon Club floors receive personalised benefits and services, including privileged access to the Horizon Club Lounge. Soon to become a perfect venue for social and business events in the city, Shangri-La Hotel, Changzhou has over 2,500 sq mts of flexible space accommodating up to 1,500 guests. Showcasing an intelligent feat, the hotel’s 1,500-sq-mt pillar-free Grand Ballroom features a nine-metre ceiling, intelligent lighting, the biggest LED screen in Changzhou and a platform for car access for automotive exhibitions. In addition, there are seven function rooms, a dedicated VIP room, the 250-square-metre Chairman’s Room, and two pre-dining rooms that overlook the lake.
The hotel’s 4,000-sq-mt Health Club & Spa is the largest in Changzhou, encompassing a fully equipped fitness centre, an indoor swimming pool and a spa. The hotel houses three restaurants and two lounges. The signature restaurant, Shang Palace, introduces a new style of Huaiyang cuisine alongside Cantonese dishes. Nishimura Japanese Restaurant offers authentic and creative dishes with ingredients imported from the famed Tsukiji Seafood Market in Tokyo. The all-day dining restaurant, Café Long, serves popular international buffet. Arcing around the lake, the Lobby Lounge with its medley of teas, cocktails and light snacks is an ideal venue for gatherings. The hotel’s Bar WJ features a Latin-inspired setting, complete with a professional live trio band and a selection of Cuban cigars, tapas and wines.
For further information or to make a reservation, kindly contact Shangri-La Hotel, Changzhou on (86 519) 6889 8888 or e-mail [email protected]