Traders Hotel to Open in 2015
Shangri-La wins bid to acquire government property on Hung Luen Road at Hung Hom Bay
HONG KONG - Shangri-La Asia Limited today announced that the company will build and operate a multi-use complex on Hung Luen Road at Hung Hom Bay to include a Traders Hotel, as well as retail and leisure facilities. The announcement followed the official confirmation that Shangri-La won the bid for the land acquisition at a government auction. The Traders Hotel will be the fourth property for the company in Hong Kong.
The complex includes 2 podium floors for contemporary retail, lifestyle, and entertainment facilities to support the surrounding office and residential buildings. A transport interchange within the building offers easy access to the surrounding areas including the upcoming cruise terminal in the bay.
The 15-story hotel will feature 698 guestrooms with a minimum size of 32 square meters, most offering unobstructed Victoria Harbor views. The hotel facilities will also include 3 restaurants, a 1,000-square-meter health club, plus a 50-by-25-meter outdoor swimming pool facing the harbor. The meeting and banqueting facilities will include a 700-square-meter ballroom.
"We are delighted to have been awarded this prime location on Victoria Harbor," said Greg Dogan, President and Chief Executive Officer of Shangri-La International Hotel Management Limited, "The area around Hung Hom Bay is going through a redevelopment and with the facilities offered at the new complex we will be able to offer valuable amenities to back the surrounding community."
Shangri-La Hotel announces Traders Hotel at Hung Hom Bay Hong Kong
Hong Kong-based Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts, one of the world's premier hotel companies, currently owns and/or manages 72 hotels under the Shangri-La, Kerry and Traders brands, with a room inventory of over 30,000. Over almost four decades, the group has established its brand hallmark of “hospitality from the heart.” The group has a substantial development pipeline with upcoming projects in Canada, mainland China, India, Malaysia, Mongolia, Philippines, Qatar, Sri Lanka, Turkey, and the United Kingdom. For more information and reservations, please contact a travel professional or access the website at www.shangri-la.com .