Wyndham has signed franchise agreements for four
new hotels in China under the company’s Ramada brand.
properties will join Wyndham Hotel Group’s 46 Ramada hotels
already in operation in the country.
Ramada Plaza Chengdu West, set to include 24 suites, is located at Xingfu Town, Dujiangyan, Chengdu City, which is part of a large
scale commerical complex and a major tourism attraction in China.
Featuring a fitness center, gift shop, eight meeting rooms as well
as three restaurants offering varied dining options, the property
is owned by Dujiangyan Bailun Investment Co., Ltd. The hotel is
due to open in 2013.
The 289-room Ramada Huizhou South, set
to include 39 suites, is located near the world-class Dayawan
Petrochemicals Industrial Park and is approximately an hour drive
from the Shenzhen Bao’an International Airport and a two-hour
drive from the Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport. Due to open
in 2013, the hotel, owned by Huizhou City Hongye Investment &
Development Co., Ltd., will feature an outdoor pool, sauna, a gift
shop, a ballroom and also six meeting rooms totaling 2,000 square
meters of meeting space.
The 179-room Ramada Kunming North
with 24 suites will be situated as part of a mega-sized
real estate development area totaling 428 hectares, including a
horse racing club, two 18-hole golf courses, a conference center, luxurious residences, shopping and entertainment facilities as
well as a natural wetland park. Owned by Kunming Shining Star
(International) Club Co., Ltd. the hotel will feature an indoor
swimming pool, fitness center and gift shop as well as a grand
ballroom, five meeting rooms and six boardrooms totalling to over
1,000 square meters of meeting space. The hotel, due to open by
2013, is approximately an hour drive from Kunming city center and
an hour drive from the Kunming Wujiaba International Airport.
The 150-room Ramada Hotel Pingtan, set to include 42 suites,
will be situated in Pingtan Comprehensive Experimental Zone, which
acts as a free port to attract investors from Taiwan and other
countries. Located approximately 65km in distance from the Fuzhou Changle International Airport, the hotel
will feature a fitness center, a
gift shop and four meeting rooms totaling 500 square meters of
meeting space. Owned by Fujian Pingtan Wandefu Property Development
Co., Ltd., the hotel is due to open in 2013.
“As China remains an important market for us, we
continue to look for growth opportunities in new cities and
provinces,” said Frank Trampert, managing director for Wyndham
Hotel Group in Asia Pacific. “We are thrilled to announce the
signing of these new properties with four different, esteemed and
respected Mainland developers. We are confident that our collaborations will not only help cement the Ramada brand’s
position in China but strengthen the greater Wyndham Hotel Group
portfolio in the region.”
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