Published on : Wednesday, December 16, 2015
Marriott Hotels, the iconic flagship brand of Marriott International Inc. expanded its portfolio in China with the latest opening of the 340-room Shenzhen Marriott Hotel Nanshan in Shenzhen. Under a long-term management agreement with its owner Centralcon, the hotel is situated in the top floors of SCC Building, an iconic landmark that offers an exceptional 360 degree view of the spectacular sea and city landscape.
Shenzhen Marriott Hotel Nanshan is located in the city’s renowned high-tech development hub and the first special economic zone of China. The hotel is a 40-minute drive to Shenzhen International Airport and just a 30-minute ride to Shenzhen North Railway Station. It also has quick access to Shekou Ferry Terminal for easy commute to Macau, Zhuhai and Hong Kong. The new hotel is in close proximity to Shenzhen High-tech Industrial Park and Shenzhen Bay Port, neighboring the Coastal CityPlaza, Tiley Central Plaza, Shenzhen Poly Theatre as well as other entertainment outlets.
“Marriott Hotels’ popularity has been soaring in China. We are excited to offer this innovative space and experience to Shenzhen visitors and help them on their journey to expand their minds through travel. The Pearl River Delta is an important economic powerhouse in China and Shenzhen Marriott Hotel Nanshan is its newest gem,” said Henry Lee, Chief Operations Officer of Marriott International, Greater China.
“We are honored to bring this landmark hotel to Shenzhen which has been at the forefront of China’s economic transformation for almost four decades. The modern, dynamic, innovative and welcoming features of the hotel are a perfect complement to the destination. Our food and beverage offerings, guestroom design, convention and meeting facilities, and most importantly, our excellent service culture are second to none in Nanshan,” said Adam Cheng, General Manager of Shenzhen Marriott Hotel Nanshan.
The 340 luxurious guestrooms of the hotel are located in the 45th to 60th floor of the 300-meter SCC Building that is designed by Adrian Smith, the designer of the well-known Dubai Tower. It is the first green building with LEED Gold Certification in Houhai business district of Shenzhen. Ranging from 40 to 70 square meters, all guestrooms feature breathtaking views of Shenzhen Bay and Hong Kong border. Each guestroom is equipped with state-of-the-art facilities and amenities such as high-speed Internet access, IPTV, iPod, deck Nespresso coffee machine, comfortable beds with high quality linen and room control unit.
Shenzhen Marriott Hotel Nanshan offers a total of 2,000 square meters of meeting space, including a 900 square meter grand ballroom, seven function rooms and three boardrooms. The grand ballroom can be partitioned into three smaller rooms and accommodate functions of different scales. It embraces a huge foyer and a built-in LED display wall.
Guests can enjoy a variety of local and international culinary delights at the Shenzhen Marriott Hotel Nanshan. As icing on the cake, all of its F&B outlets offer a spectacular panoramic view: Nanshan Kitchen is the highest all-day dining restaurant in Nanshan featuring sumptuous buffets; Man Ho Chinese restaurant offers authentic Cantonese cuisine, providing guests with a traditional yet sophisticated dining experience; Lobby Lounge is a bar that transitions from a coffee and pastry hub in the day to alcoholic beverages and snacks in the evening; The Café offers freshly brewed coffee, tempting pastries, hand-crafted sandwiches and desserts.