[HD video below] Ritz-Carlton officially returned to the vibrant
city of Hong Kong today, after an absence of just over three years.
The Ritz-Carlton, Hong Kong, one of the
world’s highest hotels, is located at the very top of the
International Commerce Centre (ICC) in Hong Kong, occupying floors
102 to 118.
are welcomed into the arrival lobby on the 9th floor before
being transported up to the hotel lobby on the 103rd floor where panoramic views over Hong Kong await them.
The hotel’s 312
guest rooms all offer spectacular city and harbour views. Starting
at 50sqm for a Deluxe Room, and reaching 365sqm for the Ritz-Carlton Suite, rooms provide state-of-the-art
technology including WiFi, iPod docking stations, Blu-ray DVD
players and flat screen TVs.
In addition, Club room guests can
enjoy the panoramic view from the Ritz-Carlton Club Lounge with
complimentary food and beverage presentations 24 hours a day. The
Club also gives guests access to a dedicated Club Concierge, work
stations, meeting rooms and WiFi throughout.
The hotel’s six dining venues have been created
by some of the biggest names in restaurant design, including
Japan’s Spin Design Studio and Wonderwall. The hotel offers three
restaurants on the 102nd floor, including Tin Lung Heen, which is
a Chinese restaurant serving Cantonese cuisine. Tosca, an
Italian restaurant which offers Southern Italian cuisine with an
open kitchen and the stylish The Lounge & Bar which features
crystal fire pits. In addition, there is a
chocolate-themed lounge named The Chocolate Library on the 103rd floor and a patisserie named Pastry Gems located on the
Perhaps the jewel in the crown is Ozone located
on the hotel’s 118th floor. This sleek, stylish and contemporary
restaurant and bar is aiming to set a new benchmark for Hong Kong’s social
and dining scene. Offering contemporary Asian tapas, signature
cocktails and a stylish wine list, Ozone has bar and restaurant
seating in zoned sections and the world’s highest al fresco
terrace where guests can indulge in the incredible views over the
Ritz-Carlton Spa by ESPA is located on the 116th floor and features nine deluxe
treatment rooms and two couple’s suites all with floor-to-ceiling
windows with panoramic view.
The hotel also features a fully equipped fitness centre and
an indoor infinity pool overlooking Victoria Harbour on the
118th floor with a 28m x 7m LED screen on the ceiling that can
display images and videos.
The Ritz-Carlton, Hong Kong has
one of the largest ballrooms in the city at 930sqm. This is complemented by an additional four meeting rooms,
giving a total of 1,300sqm of meeting space.
In the podium of the ICC, the one million square
foot Elements shopping mall offers some of the finest shopping in
Hong Kong with luxury brand names featured throughout this
world-class location. The ICC will also host an Observation Deck,
Sky100 on the 100th floor and offer direct connections to Hong
Kong International Airport in 20 minutes and Central in five
“The opening of this landmark hotel in Hong Kong
is the culmination of many years of hard work and dedication to
delivering the very best product, facilities and service in this
international gateway city,” said Herve Humler, president and
chief operations officer of The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C.
“Partnering with Hong Kong’s premier developer, Sung Hung Kai
Properties, we have been able to create something truly
spectacular to welcome our guests not just to the highest hotel in
the world, but also to one of the very best hotels in the world.
We are taking luxury to new heights in every sense.”