Onyx Hospitality has signed a management agreement
for the second Amari hotel in China.
Scheduled to open in 2021, the Amari East Bay
Hangzhou will occupy levels 33 to 47 of the Hangzhou East Bay
Headquarters Main Building, the tallest skyscraper in the Qiantang
The lobby will be located on the 47th
floor, approximately 200 metres from the ground, offering
panoramic views of the Qiantang River and the riverbank wetland.
Amari East Bay Hangzhou will feature 316 rooms, an all-day dining outlet, a
Chinese restaurant, lobby bar, executive lounge, multi-function
room, fitness centre, swimming pool, kids club and a Thai-inspired
Douglas Martell, President and Chief Executive
Officer, Onyx Hospitality Group, said, “As the flagship brand of Onyx
Hospitality Group, Amari is a fast-expanding full-service hotel
and resort brand which originated in Thailand and now has a presence across Asian
destinations such as Maldives, Sri Lanka, Malaysia and Laos.
It is our honour to partner with Hangzhou East Bay Base
Construction Co. Ltd., in introducing a new flagship hotel that
embodies the essence of the Amari brand, providing guests with a
contemporary Thai experience in this dynamic city.”
Based in Bangkok, Onyx Hospitality Group has
a growing regional portfolio of 50 operating properties across
three core brands in eight markets. The group also has a robust
development pipeline of 25 new properties in markets such as
China, Malaysia and Laos, and has set a target of having 99 hotels
open by 2024.