Posted 10/18/2012 - 10:43:15 AM
CHANGZHOU, CHINA—The Shangri-La Hotel opened here, marking the second collaboration between Shangri-La International Hotel Management, Ltd. and Qiaoyu Group, Changzhou, which opened Traders Fudu Hotel, Changzhou in 2005.
Located within Wujin Hi-tech Industrial Park and adjacent to the newly built Xihu International Community, the hotel is a 30-minute drive from Changzhou International Airport and is proximate the Changzhou Railway Station. Shangri-La Hotel, Changzhou also is near the historic Ruins of Yancheng, the remains of a walled city that was founded over 3,000 years ago at the beginning of the Western Zhou dynasty.
Shangri-La Hotel, Changzhou has 350 guestrooms and suites ranging from 484 to 2,422 sq. ft. All rooms feature floor-to-ceiling windows with unobstructed views of Lake Xihu or the city. Guests on the Horizon Club floors receive personalized benefits and services, including access to the Horizon Club Lounge.
The property also features the largest event venue in the city, with more than 26,910 sq. ft. of space accommodating up to 1,500 guests.
The hotel’s. 43,056-sq.-ft. health club and spa is the largest in Changzhou, encompassing a fully equipped fitness center, an indoor swimming pool and a spa.
The hotel also houses three restaurants and two lounges.
Hong Kong-based Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts owns and/or manages 75 hotels under the Shangri-La, Kerry and Traders brands, with a inventory of more than 30,000 rooms.