Hilton debuts first full-service residences in China
Hilton will be opening Hilton Jinan South Hotel & Residences, marking the debut of its full-service residences concept in China. Owned by Luneng Group Shandong Luneng Genfu Development Co, Ltd. and managed by Hilton, Hilton Jinan South Hotel & Residences is also the first international hotel in Jinan South and Hilton’s 37th hotel in China.
“Hilton has proudly welcomed the world’s travelers for nearly 100 years, continuously innovating and redefining what hospitality means,” said Sean Wooden, Vice President of Brand Management, Asia Pacific, Hilton. “With the opening of our first ever full-service residences concept in China, we are bringing an unparalleled experience to travelers seeking best-in class accommodations in the heart of it all. From the contemporary, all-glass design of the hotel, to housing the city’s tallest restaurant, to its integration with the city’s premier retail center, Hilton Jinan South Hotel & Residences is poised to offer a truly exceptional international experience.”
Hilton Jinan South Hotel & Residences has a combined 420 rooms – 316 of which are stylish and spacious guest rooms housed within the hotel, and the remaining 104 luxurious one-, two- and three-bedroom accommodations are located in the residence tower. All rooms have French windows that provide panoramic views of the mountainous city skyline. Recreational facilities include a swimming pool on level 33, along with a 24-hour fitness center, sauna and steam rooms.
“We are committed to strengthening our footprint within China, specifically in the locations where both our leisure and business guests are traveling,” said Bruce McKenzie, Senior Vice President of Operations, Greater China & Mongolia, Hilton. “A milestone achievement in the growth and evolution of our portfolio, the opening of Hilton Jinan South Hotel & Residences brings our flagship brand to the capital city of Shandong Province, an important economic center for northern China that is increasingly driving leisure tourism, corporate travel and MICE segments.”
With 10 multi-function meeting rooms, a 1,000-square meter terrace garden atop a 1,050-square meter Grand Ballroom, Hilton Jinan South Hotel & Residences offers more than 2,679 square meters of flexible meeting and banqueting space that can be configured to suit anything from a gala dinner to a conference. A 24-hour business center provides secretarial and business services, while a dedicated team is on hand to ensure smooth, successful events making the hotel an ideal venue for bookings both big and small.