Published on : Thursday, September 22, 2016
Hilton announced the opening of Hilton Jinan South Hotel & Residences, marking the debut of its full-service residences concept in China. Owned by Luneng Group Shandong Luneng Genfu Development Co, Ltd. and managed by Hilton, Hilton Jinan South Hotel & Residences is also the first international hotel in Jinan South and Hilton’s 37th hotel in China.
“Hilton has proudly welcomed the world’s travelers for nearly 100 years, continuously innovating and redefining what hospitality means,” said Sean Wooden, vice president, brand management, Asia Pacific, Hilton. “With the opening of our first ever full-service residences concept in China, we are bringing an unparalleled experience to travelers seeking best-in class accommodations in the heart of it all. From the contemporary, all-glass design of the hotel, to housing the city’s tallest restaurant, to its integration with the city’s premier retail center, Hilton Jinan South Hotel & Residences is poised to offer a truly exceptional international experience.”
Hilton Jinan South Hotel & Residences has a combined 420 rooms – 316 of which are stylish and spacious guest rooms housed within the hotel, and the remaining 104 luxurious one-, two- and three-bedroom accommodations are located in the residence tower. All rooms are equipped with modern amenities including Wi-Fi and 42-60” LCD TVs, as well as French windows that provide panoramic views of the mountainous city skyline.
Recreational facilities include a swimming pool on level 33, along with a 24-hour fitness center, sauna and steam rooms. Guests who stay in Executive rooms will enjoy exclusive access to the Executive Lounge, which serves complimentary breakfast, afternoon tea and happy hour canapés and cocktails in the evening. Each of the residences houses its own fully-equipped kitchen, as well as separate living and work areas, and all residence guests have access to a separate reception area and fitness center.
“We are committed to strengthening our footprint within China, specifically in the locations where both our leisure and business guests are traveling,” said Bruce McKenzie, senior vice president, operations, Greater China & Mongolia, Hilton. “A milestone achievement in the growth and evolution of our portfolio, the opening of Hilton Jinan South Hotel & Residences brings our flagship brand to the capital city of Shandong Province, an important economic center for northern China that is increasingly driving leisure tourism, corporate travel and MICE segments.”
With 10 multi-function meeting rooms, a 1,000-square meter terrace garden atop a 1,050-square meter Grand Ballroom, Hilton Jinan South Hotel & Residences offers more than 2,679 square meters of flexible meeting and banqueting space that can be configured to suit anything from a gala dinner to a conference. A 24-hour business center provides secretarial and business services, while a dedicated team is on hand to ensure smooth, successful events making the hotel an ideal venue for bookings both big and small.