Hilton (NYSE: HLT) yesterday announced the opening of Hilton Sanqingshan Resort in China's Mount Sanqing National Park. Hilton Sanqingshan Resort is the first and only internationally-branded resort in Shangrao, offering 372 guest rooms with panoramic views of the Chinese National AAAAA-rated tourist region, the highest ranking available for tourist attractions in China. Owned by Sanqingshan Travel Group and managed by Hilton, the new resort marks Hilton's debut in Jiangxi Province.
"The Sanqing mountains, recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2008, are one of China's premier natural attractions," said Sean Wooden, vice president, brand management, Asia Pacific, Hilton. "With the opening of Hilton Sanqingshan Resort, we are poised to deliver an exceptional resort experience for guests from China and around the world seeking new destinations for MICE events, family vacations and weekend getaways."
Hilton Sanqingshan Resort is only 300 meters to the Mount Sanqing National Park ticket office and cable, providing the perfect base for guests to explore the Sanqing mountains. Two of the most famous areas within the national park, the West Coast and Sunshine Coast Scenic Spots, are only six kilometers from the hotel. Hilton Sanqingshan Resort is also within easy reach of nearby attractions including the city of Jingdezhen and Huangshan and Wuyishan mountains.
"With tourism on the rise to Jiangxi Province, it was a natural decision to extend the footprint of our flagship brand to this prime resort location," said Bruce McKenzie, senior vice president, operations, Greater China & Mongolia, Hilton. "Hilton Sanqingshan Resort is a fine addition to our growing portfolio of more than 80 operating hotels, including 38 Hilton hotels, which are located in top destinations across China."
A seamless blend of modern design elements and traditional Chinese architecture, Hilton Sanqingshan Resort incorporates Southeast Asian influences with Sanqingshan accents. The 372 stylish guest rooms and suites have French windows that provide unobstructed mountain views, and in-room amenities include 42-55 inch LCD televisions and complimentary standard Wi-Fi access. Guests can unwind in the resort's heated indoor pool or workout at the 24-hour fitness center.
For guests looking to indulge in their favorite indoor games, there are designated rooms for table tennis, snooker and chess, a Kid's corner, karaoke rooms, and a 5D cinema that employs the latest multi-sensory entertainment technology. Hilton Sanqingshan Resort also has a full-service spa with nine treatment rooms, a foot massage center, and seven VIP massage rooms.
Hilton Sanqingshan Resort offers meeting space spanning 1,600 square meters, including a 750 square-meter pillar-less ballroom and seven multi-function rooms that can be configured for seminars, corporate events and banquets. In addition, the Sky Terrace, which can accommodate up to 120 people, provides a memorable al fresco venue for intimate gatherings and cocktail parties.
Guests of Hilton Sanqingshan Resort can choose from four restaurants and bars, as well as 24-hour in-room dining service:
All Seasons is an all-day dining restaurant with a warm, relaxing atmosphere, that serves a buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner, as well as a selection of Western and Asian à la carte favorites.Sanqing Pavilion is a traditional Chinese restaurant with seven private dining rooms, and is the best place to enjoy authentic Zhejiang and Cantonese cuisines in the Sanqingshan area. Rill House is a specialty restaurant offering Asian and local flavor dishes, with views of the river, and classic Ming and Qing-style décor for a nostalgic old-world charm.The Lobby Lounge is a comfortable and stylish space with a curated art collection, and is a perfect place to grab a drink with friends after exploring the picturesque mountains.
Hilton Sanqingshan Resort participates in Hilton's award-winning customer loyalty program, Hilton HHonors®. To celebrate the hotel's opening, Hilton HHonors members will earn 1,000 Bonus Points per night on the best available rate through stays completed between December 15, 2016 and June 14, 2017, along with instant benefits, including an exclusive member discount that cannot be found anywhere else, free standard Wi-Fi and digital check-in when they book directly through preferred Hilton channels.
The new property is conveniently situated in the heart of the Jiangxi Province, and is served by Shangrao Railway Station, approximately 80 kilometers away, and Nanchang Changbei International Airport, approximately 270 kilometers away.
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