Furama Hotel Dalian joins WORLDHOTELS
(Hong Kong, 21 January, 2010) - Furama Hotel Dalian, the first 5-star luxury hotel in North East China, has joined WORLDHOTELS as a new Deluxe Collection affiliate.
Furama Hotel Dalian occupies prestigious twin towers in the heart of the city’s commercial, shopping and entertainment district. The 620-room hotel has sleek Asian-fusion-style rooms and suites from 42 — 480 sqm, the largest in Dalian, with high-speed internet connections and 24-hour room service.
Facilities include a business centre, gym, wellness and spa retreat, indoor swimming pool and entertainment centre.
Among four specialty restaurants are Chinese-style August Moon and Chiu Chow Village, Japanese cuisine Yokohama Kou, and Sorabol Korean Restaurant. The other choices include the international La Brasserie Coffee Shop, Lobby Lounge and pub style Prince Bar.
Conference facilities are among the largest in Dalian, with a total of eleven function rooms occupying 2,300 sqm which can accommodate up to 1,200 delegates in ‘classroom’ seating, 2,000 in a theatre setting and 1,200 for receptions, as well as banquet seating for 1,000.
Furama Hotel Dalian is just 20 minutes from the airport, five minutes from the railway station and a stroll to the port passenger terminal.
Booming Dalian is one of China’s great success stories, with massive foreign investment in manufacturing, logistics, petrochemicals and oil refining, electronics, finance, IT and software. The exhibition industry is also prominent, at the Xinghai Convention and Exhibition Center. Mr. Roland Jegge, Vice President for WORLDHOTELS Asia Pacific, said: “Furama Hotel Dalian is a welcome new affiliate to WORLDHOTELS’ fast-growing mainland China portfolio. Dalian is not only a booming city, attracting a large number of business travellers, but has also been rated the most livable city in China and one of the most beautiful, often compared with San Francisco.”