Hilton (NYSE: HLT) announced the opening of DoubleTree by Hilton Shanghai Nanxiang, located in the culturally historic 1,500-year-old town of Nanxiang, now an up-and-coming Central Business District (CBD) in Shanghai Jiading. As the only international hotel in Nanxiang, the modern business hotel prides itself as an ideal destination for business travelers with extensive meeting and recreational facilities, DoubleTree by Hilton Shanghai Nanxiang is owned by Junfeng International Group and managed by Hilton.
“With its strategic proximity to several industrial, automobile zones, and the Hongqiao transportation hub, this property is not only Jiading District’s first international hotel, but is also a strong addition to the DoubleTree by Hilton portfolio as it caters to the growing demands of the district’s many business travelers,” said Qian Jin, area president, Greater China and Mongolia, Hilton. “A rapidly developing center for commerce and a growing industrial hub, Nanxiang serves as a strategic location for Hilton as we continue to make significant investments to exceed the expectations of the region’s modern business and leisure travelers.”
DoubleTree by Hilton Shanghai Nanxiang is ideally located near Jiading and Nanxiang industrial zones, Jiading Automobile Zone and several popular tourist attractions, including Guyi Garden, Yunxiang Temple and Nanxiang Ancient Town. The hotel is also right across the Nanxiang Economic Development Zone and 18 kilometers away from both the National Exhibition and Convention Center and Hongqiao International Airport.
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The hotel offers exceptional dining experiences that focus on locally-sourced food served with a modern twist at its three restaurants and lobby lounge. Gladness All Day Dining, located on the first floor, showcases the best of Western, Chinese and Pan-Asian cuisine in an extensive buffet and a la cart selections. Guests can enjoy an authentic Chinese meal at Jun Palace Chinese Restaurant, which offers a diverse selection of healthy and flavorful dishes from Jiangsu, Zhejiang and other Southern regions that are sure to please any palate. A spacious sports bar, Athena Bar serves up international classics from the kitchen and an extensive selection of beers and cocktails from the bar, accompanied by a lively atmosphere. The Bar Lobby Lounge is an ideal meeting place for business or pleasure, offering a full bar service and afternoon tea, as well as a selection of desserts including the signature DoubleTree Cookie.
The hotel offers 313 stylish guest rooms, equipped with modern amenities and DoubleTree by Hilton’s signature Sweet Dreams® Bed. Guests seeking exercise or relaxation have a variety of options, including a 179 square-meter indoor swimming pool with sauna and steam rooms, and a 24-hour fitness center outfitted with Precor® strength-training equipment. For those in search of relaxation, the full-service spa on premises offers an array of body and beauty treatments.
- MEETINGS & EVENTS
With over 1,300 square meters of event space, DoubleTree by Hilton Shanghai Nanxiang is the perfect venue for business meetings, weddings and other social gatherings. The hotel offers 12 fully-equipped function rooms, including a 750 square-meter pillar-less grand ballroom, which can be divided into two independent conference rooms. The Yunxiang Grand Ballroom also accommodates up to 850 guests.
“We are thrilled with the tremendous growth DoubleTree by Hilton continues to experience in the Asia-Pacific region, with almost half of our 200 hotels in the pipeline serving this area of the world,” said Shawn McAteer, senior vice president and global head, DoubleTree by Hilton. “With our comfortable guest rooms, modern amenities, and signature, warm DoubleTree by Hilton Cookie welcome, each guest can enjoy a travel experience that offers more in convenience and personalized service at DoubleTree by Hilton Shanghai Nanxiang.”