Langham Place Hotel in Ningbo Opens
Monday January 6th, 2014 - 2:52PM PAK
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NINGBO, CHINA—Langham Hospitality Group today opened Langham Place, Ningbo Culture Plaza located within one of China's oldest cities with a history that dates back 7,000 years.
“We are delighted to expand our footprint in China with the opening of this new Langham Place in Ningbo,” stated Lo Young, regional VP of China and Macau, Taiwan of Langham Hospitality Group. “This beautiful hotel marks our eighth in the country and the 21st worldwide for Langham Hospitality Group. With Ningbo as one of the fastest developing cities in China, the North Asian region continues to be an important market in our development strategy in 2014 and beyond.”
Ranging from 485 to 1,885 sq. ft., Langham Place, Ningbo comprises 143 guestrooms including 13 suites, all of which have views of the city or river. The rooms include an executive working desk, free WiFi, a 42-in. flat-panel high definition TV, coffee and tea-making facilities and a bathroom with separate bath and walk-in shower.
Each Langham Place hotel features a curated art collection. Discussions are underway to procure contemporary and unconventional seasonal exhibitions of latest works by local and regional artists that will be displayed at a dedicated gallery and at selected public areas throughout the Ningbo hotel.
Langham Place’s Ming Court serves Cantonese and local specialties. The restaurant features a wine room and 14 private dining rooms. The Place is the hotel’s all-day dining restaurant, where international buffets are available for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
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When you hear all the lodging industry projections for the months and years to come, much of the robust growth is forecast to be the result of the expected influx of travelers from China. In what could only be seen as good news for the industry, that expectation moved a little closer to reality when President Obama signed a visa waiver extension for Chinese travelers earlier this month.