[photopress:hotel_suzhou_old_town_.jpg,full,alignright]Luxury hotel management company, Kempinski, plans to manage the five star Kempinski Hotel Suzhou, at Suzhou — once thought of as the Venice of China and the illustration of the old town shows why. The hotel will be ready for operation by May 2008.
Jinji Lake Grand Hotel Management has invested RMB 1.2 billion into this project.
The hotel is located within a large estate which encompasses the 27-hole Jinji Lake International Golf Course, Jinji Lake Grand Hotel, a State Guest House of five villas and Dushu Lake.
The new 458 room hotel will include 80 suites, in six different styles. Kempinski Hotel Suzhou will be equipped with meeting facilities; wireless internet access; shopping outlets and a ballroom with a capacity of 1,500 persons giving it MICE capabilities.
Source: Hospitality Biz