Hotel Nikko Shanghai Opens Near Shanghai Mart & International Exhibition Centre
July 27, 2010, Tokyo – JAL Hotels Co., Ltd. has announced the opening of the 382-room, 25-story Hotel Nikko Shanghai, located in the Hongqiao Development Zone, home to the Shanghai Mart and International Exhibition Centre. People’s Square, the Bund and Pudong areas are a few miles away, easily accessible via subway or the Yan’an Expressway. The five-star hotel is part of Manpo International Plaza, a new commercial real estate complex.
Hotel Nikko Shanghai offers luxury rooms and suites with deluxe marble bathrooms, iPod docking stations, 600-thread count sheets and flat-screen televisions. Designed by Daguan Design and the Canada P&H International Architecture Office, the hotel combines oriental and western influences.
The Executive Floor and suites offer additional amenities such as personalized concierge service, private 24-hour check-in and late check-out, and special in-room amenities. A private lounge with complimentary food and beverages is also available.
The hotel’s Fitness Center includes an indoor swimming pool, fully-equipped gym, steam room, solarium and sauna. The on-site spa, operated by Banyan Tree, offers sensory treatments inspired by traditional Asian healing therapies.
The complimentary business center has staff trained in organizing meetings in the hotel’s on-site conference facilities, which include a 4,400-square-foot banquet room and seven additional meeting rooms.
The hotel’s five restaurants and bars include Benkay Japanese Restaurant; Serena Café, offering Asian and Western-style foods; Jinge Chinese Restaurant with authentic Cantonese cuisine; the Lobby Lounge; and the Blue Bar.
For reservations, please contact the hotel toll-free at 1-800-645-5687.
About Nikko Hotels International
Nikko Hotels International is an international luxury hotel group operated by JAL Hotels Co., Ltd. (http://www.jalhotels.com), headquartered in Tokyo. In addition to Nikko Hotels, JAL Hotels also operates Hotel JAL City, a chain of 13 mid-priced hotels in Japan for business travelers. JAL Hotels Co., Ltd. currently has 58 hotels worldwide, in Europe, the Americas, the Middle East and throughout Japan and the Asia/Pacific region.
In 2010, JAL Hotels plans to open one hotel in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and two hotels in China: the 471-room Hotel JAL Tower Dubai, a Nikko Hotels International property; the 388-room Hotel Nikko Shanghai; and the 500-room Hotel Nikko Wuxi. In 2011, the company plans to open four hotels: the 300-room JAL Bahrain Resort & Spa, a Nikko Hotels International property, in Bahrain; the 411-room Hotel Nikko Guangzhou in China; the 436-Rooms Hotel Nikko Xiamen also in China; and the 335-room Hotel Nikko Saigon in Vietnam. For more information and photos, visit http://jalhotels.com/jp/mediaroom/