Press Release

Press Release

Shangri-La Opens 2nd Hotel in Suzhou in June 2019

Suzhou 22 May 2019 – Shangri-La Group today announced that Shangri-La Hotel, Suzhou Yuanqu is set to open on 1 June 2019. This makes it the second hotel in Suzhou, China for the luxury Asian hospitality group. The first Suzhou hotel, Shangri-La Hotel, Suzhou, was opened in 2007 and is also located in the city’s core business district.

Shangri-La Hotel, Suzhou Yuanqu is now accepting room reservations and restaurant, catering and event bookings. Guests who booked under the flexible rate from 1 June to 31 October 2019 can enjoy a sumptuous breakfast buffet for only CNY1 (USD0.15). Golden Circle members can earn double GC Award Points for each room booking.

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Located in the new central business district of the vibrant Suzhou Industrial Park (SIP), Shangri-La Hotel, Suzhou Yuanqu is part of GCL Plaza, an integrated commercial complex that comprises an international office tower, a high-end residence and a four-storey retail space. The hotel is within walking distance of the Jinji Lake scenic area, Suzhou International Expo Centre, Suzhou Culture and Arts Centre, as well as to the city subway station making it an easy connection hub to major local attractions. It takes 10 minutes and 20 minutes, respectively, by car from the hotel to SIP railway station and the Beijing–Shanghai/Nanjing–Shanghai expressway leading to Shanghai Pudong International Airport, Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport and Sunan Shuofang International Airport.

Shangri-La Hotel, Suzhou Yuanqu has 303 guestrooms and suites, and 16 serviced apartments. The hotel offers impressive views of Jinji Lake and the city is perfectly framed by the floor-to-ceiling windows in the spacious guest rooms which start from 48 square metres, making them some of the largest among luxury hotels in the city. 

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The hotel has two distinctive dining choices, a regional Chinese cuisine flavours restaurant Shang Garden and an all-day dining Café Hong. The Sip Lounge will offer an extensive selection of tea, cocktails and wines, and live entertainment.

The addition of Shangri-La Hotel, Suzhou Yuanqu will help to boost the city’s total event space. There are two pillar-less ballrooms at 1,000 and 384 square metres, seven multi-function spaces and a boardroom equipped with advanced lighting, audio and video systems.

The Health Club and Spa on Level 7 provides 24-hour gym, 25-metre indoor temperature-controlled swimming pool, jacuzzi, sauna, steam bath and spa for body and mind rejuvenation.

For reservations and enquiries, contact: reservations.sljs@shangri-la.com or call (86 512) 6263 9999.

Shangri-La Group is one of the world’s premier developers, owners and operators of hotel and investment properties which comprises office buildings, commercial real estate and serviced apartments/residences. The Group’s other principal activities include hotel management services as well as property development for sale. It currently owns and/or manages over 100 hotels globally in more than 75 destinations under the Shangri-La, Kerry, Hotel Jen and Traders brands. Prominently positioned in Asia, the Group has a substantial pipeline of upcoming hotel and mixed-use development projects in Australia, Bahrain, Mainland China, Cambodia, Indonesia and Saudi Arabia.


PRESS CONTACT: Elaine Jiang
Corporate Communications (China)
Shangri-La Group
Tel: (86 21) 6882 8888 Ext 8640
Email: elaine.jiang@shangri-la.com

Mariko Kawai
Director of Sales and Marketing
Shangri-La Hotel, Suzhou Yuanqu
Tel: (86 512) 6263 9999 Ext 6300
Email: mariko.kawai@shangri-la.com

For digitised pictures of the group’s hotels, please go to www.shangri-la.com/imagelibrary.

 

 

About Shangri-La Group 

Shangri-La Group is one of the world’s premier developers, owners and operators of hotel and investment properties which comprises office buildings, commercial real estate and serviced apartments/residences. The Group’s other principal activities include hotel management services as well as property development for sale. It currently owns and/or manages over 100 hotels globally in more than 70 destinations under the Shangri-La, Kerry, Hotel Jen and Traders brands. Prominently positioned in Asia, the Group has a substantial pipeline of upcoming hotel and mixed-use development projects in Australia, Bahrain, Mainland China, Cambodia, Indonesia and Saudi Arabia.