Portman Ritz-Carlton, Shanghai Completes MICE Renovations

Travel News Asia Latest Travel News Podcasts Videos Wednesday, 8 June 2011

After completing an extensive renovation, The Portman Ritz-Carlton, Shanghai, has opened the doors to its new ballroom and function rooms.

The renovation commenced in December 2010 and took over the entire third and fourth floors of the hotel, occupied by 11 meetings rooms, a ballroom and a business centre which encompasses a total area of 5,400-square meters.

Improvements include installing the latest video conference technology, state-of-the-art sound and lighting systems, Wi-Fi internet access, new amenities and contemporary dcor featuring Asian influences with modern Chinese artworks.

Manfred Weber, General Manager of The Portman Ritz-Carlton, Shanghai, said, We are excited to reintroduce our new ballroom and event venues in Shanghai as part of our mission to continuously seek opportunities to innovate and improve the Ritz-Carlton experience. The renovation has been inspired by the overwhelming interest in the region for top quality event venues and facilities; such demand is exciting for the Shanghai events, meetings and wedding market. The Portman Ritz-Carlton, Shanghai is proud to be able to continuously innovate and provide such multi-functional venues for Shanghai and international event organizers alike.

The Portman Ritz-Carlton, Shanghai, is located in Shanghai Centre, a retail, dining and entertainment complex on the famous Nanjing Road.

Services and facilities at the hotel include six restaurants and lounges serving Chinese, Italian, Japanese and Western favorites. An extensive health club with swimming pool, gym, squash and racquetball courts is featured alongside a fully-equipped business center.

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