EUROPE'S oldest luxury group Kempinski Hotels has opened Kempinski Hotel Yixing, its latest property in China.
Situated on the banks of Lake Tai in southern Jiangsu Province, Kempinski Hotel Yixing has 446 rooms and suites ranging in size from 49-397m2 that come with flat-screen LCD televisions, lake views and high-speed Internet access.
Guests staying on the Executive Floor between levels 57 and 59 can enjoy access to the Executive Lounge for complimentary breakfast buffet, beverages, all-day snacks and pre-dinner drinks. They will also receive free laundry service upon arrival, free minibar, use of the Lounge’s meeting rooms, priority early check-in and late check-out in a private registration area.
The hotel also features a range of F&B venues including Yuan Yuan Chinese Restaurant, Elements All-Day Dining Restaurant serving international cuisine, and Le Chai, said to be Yixing’s first European wine bar.
Other facilities include the wellness centre and its indoor swimming pool, sauna and steam rooms, and an outdoor terrace for relaxing.
Kempinski Hotels operates a total of 19 hotels in China, with a Beijing hotel slated to open in 2014.
Located in the ‘golden triangle’ between Shanghai, Nanjing and Hangzhou, the cultural city of Yixing also welcomed another international five-star property, Le Méridien Yixing, earlier this year.