Updated: 30 January 2015
Shangri-La Hotels and
Resorts has signed a management agreement with Zhejiang Yinan Group Co. Ltd. to
operate a 336-room hotel opening in Shaoxing, China in 2017.
Shangri-La Hotel, Shaoxing will be located close to the National Urban
Wetland Park, near the city's new business district. It will be Shaoxing's
first international luxury hotel and will be conveniently located near the
city's culture centre, science and technology centre, financial centre and
sport centre, all of which are also under construction in Jinghu.
"Around 140 million people live in the Yangtze River Delta metropolitan
area," said Shangri-La President and CEO Greg Dogan. "Shangri-La has been
operating hotels in this dynamic region for over 30 years, and we look forward to
introducing Shangri-La hospitality to Shaoxing with the opening of our 12th
property in the region."
Shangri-La Hotel, Shaoxing will feature
luxurious and spacious accommodations, a variety of restaurants, a health club
with a 25-metre indoor pool and spa facilities, and a selection of meeting
rooms, including a 1,600-square-metre grand ballroom.
Shaoxing is in
the northeastern Zhejiang province, with Ningbo to the east and Hangzhou to
west. The hotel is a 40-minute drive from Hangzhou Xiaoshan International
In addition to its thriving textile industry and famous rice
wine, Shaoxing is a popular tourist destination. Lined with canals and
waterways, Shaoxing is called "the city of bridges" and draws visitors with its
rich heritage and culture, picturesque scenery, famous historical figures and
Zhejiang Yinan Group was founded in 2002, and it is a
large-scale comprehensive group enterprise with the headquarters located in
Shaoxing, Zhejiang province. Yinan Group has jurisdiction over several
professional subsidiary companies, such as Zhejiang Yinan Printing and Dyeing
Co., LTD., Shaoxing Fengyi Textile Printing & Dyeing Co., LTD., Zhejiang
SALSA Home Textile Co., LTD., Zhejiang Yinan Real Estate Development Co., LTD.,
Zhejiang Yinan Investment Co., LTD., Zhejiang Yinan Microfinance Co., LTD.,
etc., and it has a high-class luxury home textile brand-"SALSA".
Hong Kong-based Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts, one of the world's premier hotel companies, currently owns and/or manages 95 hotels under the Shangri-La brand with a room inventory of over 39,000. Over four decades the group has established its brand hallmark of 'hospitality from the heart'. The group has a substantial development pipeline with upcoming projects in Mainland China, Cambodia, Hong Kong, India, Myanmar, Philippines, Saudi Arabia and Sri Lanka. For more information and reservations, please contact a travel professional or access the website at www.shangri-la.com