Raffles Hotels & Resorts has signed a new hotel
located in Shenzhen, southern China.
Raffles Shenzhen will open in
2018 occupying the top floors of an 80-storey tower in the new One
Shenzhen Bay development.
Developed by Parkland Real Estate
Development Co. Ltd, One Shenzhen Bay has a gross floor area of
approximately 470,000 square metres and includes office space,
luxury residences, high-end commercial space, and a 338-metre tall
signature tower that will house Raffles Shenzhen.
Located at the Houhai Lake Park in Shenzhen Bay, One Shenzhen Bay
is well positioned to benefit from the continued economic
development in Shenzhen. With the Hong Kong bridge and border
crossing located just opposite One Shenzhen Bay, Raffles Shenzhen
is only 30 minutes drive from Central, Hong Kong.
Commenting on Raffles Shenzhen, Mr Peter French, President,
Raffles Hotels & Resorts said, ďShenzhen has been at the forefront
of Chinaís phenomenal growth, and innovative developments such as
One Shenzhen Bay will ensure that the city continues to play a
leading role in international trade, shipping, tourism and
finance. With Raffles properties located in the key Chinese
destinations of Beijing, Hainan and soon Shenzhen, I am very
excited about our luxury hotel brandís growing presence in China
and see additional opportunities for future growth in the
will feature 200 luxurious guestrooms and serviced residences all
with expansive views, four restaurants and bars, private meeting
and event spaces for business meetings and social gatherings, as
well as a Raffles Spa.
This signing of the Raffles Shenzhen hotel management agreement
follows the successful opening of Raffles Hainan on 1 September
2013. Raffles Shenzhen will be Raffles Hotels & Resortsí third
hotel in China.
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