Conrad Hotels & Resorts debuts in Hangzhou
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced the opening of Conrad Hangzhou, a 50-story, 324-room state-of-the-art hotel that provides easy access to the city’s downtown recreational and cultural attractions. With Li’Anrestaurant sitting on the 50th floor, Conrad Hangzhou features the tallest restaurant in Hangzhou and provides unparalleled views over the fast-developing high-tech city. As part of the Raffles City Hangzhou complex, the hotel is set to serve business and leisure travelers with a best-in-class experience in a world of style.
“We are thrilled to present Conrad Hangzhou as the optimal choice for travelers as we support Hangzhou’s rapidly growing industries, and fulfill demand for business destinations,” said Qian Jin, area president for Greater China and Mongolia, Hilton. “The opening of this property demonstrates our commitment to growing our presence across China with a well-rounded luxury portfolio. Conrad Hangzhou will consistently deliver intuitive service and inspired experiences to elevate the journeys of discerning global travelers.”
Conrad Hangzhou enjoys a unique location in the emerging Qianjiang New Town Central Business District. The hotel is within easy walking distance to government offices, major corporate offices and shopping malls. It is just 100 meters from Jiangjin station for a quick link to the Hangzhou East Railway Station, an important transportation hub in Hangzhou, and 20 kilometers from the Hangzhou Xiaoshan International airport.
“Reflective of the brand’s modern, stylish and dynamic luxury ethos, Conrad Hangzhou is ideal for travelers that seek an unrivaled retreat underscored by superior service and hospitality,” said Martin Rinck, executive vice president and global head, Luxury and Lifestyle Group, Hilton. “The hotel’s proximity to the Central Business District as well as multiple dining, shopping and entertainment venues make Conrad Hangzhou a natural choice for business and leisure travelers alike.”
Designed by renowned Dutch Architect UN Studio, the hotel features two distinct towers, each soaring 50 stories high – an iconic structure and landmark that has helped shape the landscape of the city. The stunning curvature of the exterior is inspired by Hangzhou’s tidal bore, a world-renown natural phenomenon of rapid rising tides that occurs once a year.
Guests will find sleek interiors and unique artwork at every turn. The hotel design, inspired by “Lunar Corona,” was conceptualized drawing inspirations from the nearby UNESCO World Heritage site, West Lake, a historic, garden style park. The “Lunar Corona” theme is brought to life with warm and spacious décor featured throughout hotel’s lobbies, lounges and guestrooms. The banquet spaces are designed to reflect a shimmering sunset over the lake, while the meeting area reflects mountains on the water, all expressing a peaceful environment for both business and leisure.
Conrad Hangzhou offers exceptional dining experiences through its three restaurants and lobby lounge featuring inspired settings, diverse menus and panoramic views of the city. Traditional meets modern at Li’An restaurant, the tallest restaurant in Hangzhou that sits on 50th floor of the hotel, serving Chinese delicacies in a distinctive setting. Inspired by the weeping willows of the West Lake, Blue Willow is an upscale all-day brasserie with live stations, a selection of pastries and elegant buffets. Uka is the hotel’s destination restaurant, providing guests a sensory food journey with its bar, sushi bar and Teppanyaki station, while also inviting them to a modern space to socialize, escape and celebrate. Luxurious tea lounge by day and elegant bar by night, JINoffers guests a place to relax and reenergize throughout the day.
Conrad Hangzhou offers a sophisticated destination with 324 Digital Key-enabled guestrooms, including 25 suites, with panoramic views overlooking Qiantang River and the iconic West Lake.Guests have a variety of wellness options, including a 24-hour fitness center with Life Fitness®equipment and free weights, heated indoor pool and whirlpool, a spa featuring seven treatment rooms and two couples rooms and luxurious spa products including Valmont from Switzerland and American brand, June Jacobs.
MODERN SPACES & SMART MEETINGS
Featuring a total of 1,604 square meters of meeting space, Conrad Hangzhou is an ideal venue for weddings, business meetings and other social gatherings. The stunning pillar-less Grand Ballroom, measuring 800 square meters, can accommodate up to 650 guests in a theatre setting. The eight flexible meeting rooms are equipped with advanced audio-visual and technical facilities, and beautiful views over the bustling city.
Conrad Hangzhou is also part of Hilton Honors, the award-winning guest-loyalty program for Hilton’s 17 world-class brands. Members who book directly through the preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose nearly any combination of Hilton Honors Points and money to book a stay, free standard Wi-Fi and an exclusive member discount that can’t be found anywhere else.
To celebrate the hotel’s opening, Hilton Honors members will earn an additional 1,000 Points per night – up to a maximum of 3,000 Hilton Honors Points – for bookings from February to June2019, when booking directly with Hilton.
Conrad Hangzhou is located at 228 Xinye Road, Jianggan District, Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, China, just 20 kilometers from Hangzhou Xiaoshan International Airport.
For more information, or to make a reservation, travelers may visit www.conradhangzhou.conradhotels.com or call +86 571 56966666. The property is owned by CapitaLand Group and managed by Hilton.