(18 Mar 2021) Mandarin Oriental has signed a new luxury hotel in Hangzhou, China.
Scheduled to open in 2025, Mandarin Oriental, Hangzhou will be part of the Westlake 66 mixed-use commercial and luxury retail complex which is owned and being developed by Hang Lung Properties.
The development is expected to become a leading attraction in the city. It is located close to the West Lake, an UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of China’s primary leisure destinations, with easy access to the city’s principal business hubs, Binjiang and Qianjiang.
The hotel will comprise 194 guestrooms and suites, four restaurants and bars, significant meeting and event space, spa and wellness facilities, a fitness centre and an indoor swimming pool.
“We are delighted to be part of this exciting project and to be extending the group’s presence in mainland China. This development further reinforces the group’s commitment to building on our existing portfolio in Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou and Sanya, along with properties currently under development in Nanjing, Shenzhen and Qianmen, Beijing,” said James Riley, Group Chief Executive of Mandarin Oriental. “I am particularly pleased to partner with Hang Lung Properties given their clear commitment to sustainability, aligning with our own sustainability goals and objectives.”