Shangri-La opens in the capital of Jiangxi

Travel News 01 Mar 2015

Shangri-La Hotel, Nanchang has opened in Honggutan, the new central business district of Nanchang city.

Sited on the most sought-after location on the west bank of the Ganjiang River, the hotel has direct views of the magnificent 1,300-year-old Tengwang Pavilion, one of the four famous towers in China, and is a five-minute stroll from the popular Qiushui Square.

Within 30 minute drive is the train station and Changbei International Airport.

Nanchang’s rich art scene has been influential in the hotel’s approach to its interior style with a mix of traditional Chinese ink paintings and blue and white porcelain on display in the public areas.

The hotel’s 473 guestrooms and suites ranging from 45 to 149 square metres are modern in cool silvery and beige tones, and complement the Ganjiang River, which can be viewed through full-length windows.

Embellished with porcelain and patterns from traditional Chinese paintings on the carpet, the rooms are also practically equipped with in-room entertainment and free Wi-Fi.

In the hotel’s Horizon Club Lounge, guests can appreciate extra privileges including express check-in and check-out, complimentary breakfast buffet and evening cocktails, and full concierge service.

There is a private space, on level 32 of the hotel, was designed with 180-degree vistas and an outdoor terrace.

There are five levels of Club rooms that accommodates a day bed and a walk-in wardrobe.

The hotel has three restaurants and a lounge. Café Hong, the all-day dining outlet, features five show-stopping open kitchen concept. One level above the café is Zi Yu Xuan, a Chinese restaurant specialising in classic Cantonese and Gan cuisines helmed by Chef Eric Yue. There are eight separate dining rooms to hold Private functions or special occasions. For informal meetings and get-togethers, the Lobby Lounge offers sweet and savoury options, as well as live entertainment.

A total of 3,880 square metres of event space capable of holding 1,800 guests includes a 1,683-square-metre pillar-less grand ballroom that is attached to an expansive foyer with a river view.

A junior ballroom and five other function rooms complete the hotel’s meeting facilities.

There are extensive recreational facilities at the hotel’s health club cater to guests of all levels of fitness and practices. This includes a gym, a 25-metre indoor pool, Jacuzzi, steam and sauna room are a beauty salon and spa.

 

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