Pan Pacific Beijing Opens in Chinese Capital
Pan Pacific Beijing
Singapore, 8 August 2017 – Pan Pacific Hotels Group has announced that Pan Pacific Beijing (北京泛太平洋酒店) will open on 20 August as the latest luxury hotel in the prime Xicheng district of Beijing, offering unparalleled access to the renowned Financial Street and the capital city’s administrative centre.
The hotel’s strategic location also puts it within a 2.5-kilometre walking radius to historical landmarks like Tiananmen Square and the Forbidden City.
Built to the highest specifications, Pan Pacific Beijing features 220 luxurious and contemporary guestrooms and suites which start from an expansive 45 square metres. Reservations can now be made on panpacific.com.
Luxurious Guestroom at Pan Pacific Beijing
Its comprehensive conference and meeting spaces includes a Grand Ballroom with a double volume ceiling, and the exclusive Amber Lounge on Level 18 which offers spectacular views across the city to the Forbidden City.
The meticulous and thoughtful design of this new-build hotel is evident through unique touches such as a retractable roof for its 20-metre indoor swimming pool and a conservatory-style Winter Garden on Level 1, which is connected to Exchange, the all-day dining restaurant.
Indoor Swimming Pool at Pan Pacific Beijing
Other dining options will include Pan Pacific’s signature Hai Tien Lo Chinese restaurant and Keyaki Japanese restaurant. Refreshing leisure facilities are located on a dedicated wellness floor, which, in addition to the swimming pool, will include a 24-hour state-of-the-art fitness centre as well as a spa with steam and sauna facilities.
Pan Pacific Hotels Group is also pleased to announce the appointment of Pan Pacific Beijing’s General Manager, Larry Lv (pictured left).
“We warmly welcome Larry and his team to Pan Pacific Beijing. Larry has amassed two decades of luxury hospitality experience in his native country, having managed hotels under global brands such as Shangri-La and Intercontinental. Recognised for his deep knowledge of the market and operational expertise, Larry will lead our flagship in China to being one of the top hotels in the city and set the benchmark for our brand’s expansion into other first-tier cities in China,” said Lothar Nessmann, Chief Executive Officer, Pan Pacific Hotels Group.
China is Pan Pacific Hotels Group’s largest operating market outside its Singapore headquarters. Besides Pan Pacific Beijing, Pan Pacific Hotels Group operates five Pan Pacific properties in the cities of Ningbo, Suzhou, Tianjin and Xiamen.
Pan Pacific Hotels Group had recently announced the opening of Pan Pacific Melbourne, which is located along the scenic Yarra River in the Australian city of Melbourne. Pan Pacific Yangon is slated for opening this November in Yangon, Myanmar.
High-res images of Pan Pacific Beijing are available here.
Pan Pacific Hotels Group is a wholly-owned hotel subsidiary of Singapore-listed UOL Group Limited, one of Asia’s most established hotel and property companies with an outstanding portfolio of investment and development properties. Based in Singapore, Pan Pacific Hotels Group owns and manages close to 40 hotels, resorts and serviced suites with nearly 12,000 rooms including those under development in Asia, Oceania, North America and Europe. The Group comprises two acclaimed brands: “Pan Pacific” and PARKROYAL. “Pan Pacific” is a leading brand in Asia and the Pacific Rim with hotels offering premium accommodations and services. PARKROYAL is a collection of comfortable leisure and business hotels and resorts located in the heart of cities and interesting locales across Asia Pacific. For more information, visit pphg.com.
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