Hilton opens first hotel in Ningbo, China
Hilton has made its debut in Ningbo, China, with the opening of the 280-room Hilton Ningbo Dongqian Lake Resort.
The property, whichis owned by Ningbo Huamao Education Culture & Investment Co. Ltd. and managed by Hilton, is in a prime location within Ningbo Dongqian Lake Tourist Resort, surrounded by attractions including Dongqian Lake Water Theme Park, Small Putuo and Youngor Zoo.
Sean Wooden, vice president, brand management, Asia Pacific, Hilton, said: “Hilton Ningbo Dongqian Lake Resort is ready to set the standard for hospitality in Ningbo, one of the most important port cities in eastern China.
“Guests can expect memorable stay experiences with Hilton’s renowned service, while conference and wedding planners alike will find our world-class meeting spaces the perfect choice for their events.”
The property is ideally located to access a range of attractions – Qi Xin International Golf Course and Er Ling Shan Hot Spring, as well as the South Business District and retail malls like InCity Shopping Center and InTime Shopping Mall are all within a 14km radius. The resort is approximately 20km from Ningbo Lishe International Airport and 16km from Ningbo Train Station.
Bruce McKenzie, senior vice president, operations, Greater China & Mongolia, Hilton, said: “As we continue to grow our footprint across China, we are pleased to establish our flagship Hilton Hotels & Resorts brand in another important resort destination that is hugely popular both with leisure travelers and event planners. With its vast convention space and enviable location, Hilton Ningbo Dongqian Lake Resort is a fantastic addition to our portfolio.”
Hilton Ningbo Dongqian Lake Resort boasts its own private beach, heated indoor swimming pool, an outdoor pool overlooking the lake, a spa, a modern 24-hour fitness centre, a sports hall and a Kid’s Club. All guest rooms offer lake or courtyard views, and each is equipped with 49-inch LED TVs, high-speed internet access, generous work spaces and rain showers.