CHICAGO–(hospitalitybusinessnews.com)–Hyatt Hotels Corporation announced the official opening of Hyatt Regency Shanghai Global Harbor in Shanghai’s Putuo District. Hyatt Regency Shanghai Global Harbor marks the seventh Hyatt-branded hotel in Shanghai, joining Park Hyatt Shanghai; Andaz Xintiandi, Shanghai; Grand Hyatt Shanghai; Hyatt on the Bund, Shanghai; Hyatt Regency Chongming and Hyatt Regency Shanghai, Wujiaochang.
“We are delighted to welcome Hyatt Regency Shanghai Global Harbor to one of China’s largest cities,” said Christopher Koehler, vice president and managing director, China Operations, Hyatt. “This hotel has been thoughtfully designed to make guests feel welcome, comfortable and relaxed, so that they can socialize, connect and celebrate any occasion with us. We believe that through our collaboration with our owner, Yue Xing Group, the hotel will become a favorable choice for business and leisure travelers, and reinforce Hyatt’s commitment to growing its brands in markets where our guests are traveling most.”
Hyatt Regency Shanghai Global Harbor is designed to connect business and leisure travelers to all Shanghai has to offer. As part of the Shanghai Global Harbor, a mega complex that incorporates a high-end shopping mall, office tower, exhibition spaces, and restaurants, Hyatt Regency Shanghai Global Harbor offers a one-stop experience, designed with everything at guests’ fingertips. The hotel is nearby Zhongshan Park Commercial Area and Jing’an Temple Commercial Zone, and also has direct access to Metro Lines 3, 4 and 13. The National Convention and Exhibition Center (Shanghai), Hongqiao Railway Station and Hongqiao Airport is less than 25 minutes away.
“It is very exciting for everyone here at Hyatt Regency Shanghai Global Harbor to welcome our guests,” said Au Yong, general manager, Hyatt Regency Shanghai Global Harbor. “We are confident that the hotel’s spacious accommodations, premier meeting facilities and superior service will provide an authentic experience and one-stop convenience to business and leisure travelers.”
Hyatt Regency Shanghai Global Harbor features 318 contemporary guestrooms, including 26 suites, all of which provide vibrant city views through floor-to-ceiling windows. All guestrooms are equipped with complimentary high-speed Internet, Bluetooth sound systems and 65-inch LED TVs. The Regency Club provides access to the club lounge on the 21st floor, as well as private check in and check out, complimentary breakfast, snacks and cocktails.
Authentic Culinary Experiences
From authentic local cuisine to colorful international fare, the hotel’s four destination restaurants and lounges are designed as a culinary “intersection” to provide vibrant and inspiring dining experiences.
The Lobby Lounge serves fine teas, coffee, wines and cocktails throughout the day and evening, accompanied by light snacks from the open kitchen. With plush armchairs, dining tables, meeting rooms as well as laptop on request, the casual, residential-style space is perfect to unwind between meetings, catch up on work or chat with friends.
The Market Café, inspired by a gourmet market place, features creative flavors from Asia and beyond at five live-cooking kitchens during breakfast, lunch and dinner, plus an all-day international à la carte menu.
Xiang Yue, the hotel’s signature Chinese restaurant, offers ‘Jiangnan’ (south of the Yangtze River) cuisine where fresh seasonal ingredients inspire each dish.
The Bar is set to become a stylish and energizing place for Shanghai nightlife with dazzling views from the 47th floor, while serving craft cocktails and selection of wines, beer, spirits, and snacks.
Hyatt Regency Shanghai Global Harbor offers more than 27,900 square feet (2,600 square meters) of dynamic indoor and outdoor event and meeting venues. The hotel’s main event venue is the 9,687-square-foot (900-square-meter) ballroom that can open into the foyer, totaling 16,145 square feet (1,500 square meters), making it a great choice for elaborate weddings, events and celebrations. Six multi-functional rooms with natural daylight are also available for break-out sessions or board meetings. Smart, confident and attention to detail are the hallmarks of the events team at Hyatt Regency Shanghai Global Harbor.