Pan Pacific Hotels Group has announced it will open two PARKROYAL properties in China, marking the launch of the PARKROYAL brand in the country.
The announcement follows the signing of two hotel management agreements; the first with Shanghai Jinqiao Export Processing Zone United Development Co Ltd for the PARKROYAL Serviced Suites, Green City, Shanghai, scheduled to open in 2013. The second hotel management agreement, penned with state-owned enterprise Suzhou TEDA Construction Investment Limited, will see the group operate PARKROYAL Taihu Resort, Suzhou, which is scheduled to open in 2014.
The 325-room PARKROYAL Serviced Suites, Green City, Shanghai is located in Green City – an expatriate residential community in the Pudong area of the city. An eco-friendly urban area, it is the only international community in Shanghai to receive ISO14001 Environmental Quality System and ISO9001 Quality Certification. The hotel will comprise six apartment towers with commercial and retail outlets occupying the lower levels of each tower. It will also feature a private clubhouse which includes two indoor tennis courts, an indoor swimming pool, a gymnasium, resident’s lounge as well as meeting facilities. In addition, a separate three-storey restaurant annex will house a caf