LANGHAM HOSPITALITY GROUP MAKES FURTHER INROADS INTO CHINA WITH NEW UPSCALE EATON LUXE IN JIANGSU PROVINCE
September 1, 2011
Langham Hospitality Group has signed a management agreement with Xuzhou Bodun Real Property Company for the 340-room Eaton Luxe, Xuzhou in Jiangsu Province, China, to become the 30th flag in the fast-growing group.
Eaton Luxe, Xuzhou is located in a designated economic development zone which also includes the region's high speed rail hub. Adjacent to the scenic Jinlung Lake and with several commercial districts close by, the property is perfectly placed for business and leisure travellers to Xuzhou when it opens in early 2012.
MICE will form a key component of the property's business. It will feature a 1,300sq metre grand ballroom and several meeting rooms to host meetings and events of various sizes. Restaurant and bar options include a German beer bar, a Chinese restaurant and an all-day casual dining outlet. The services are rounded off with a spa facility, swimming pool and gym.
Mr Wang Pei, Chairman of Xuzhou Bodun Real Property Company said: "The choice of the progressive Eaton Luxe brand matches our objective to provide an exceptionally upscale property that is the best-in-its-class while meeting the needs of today's savvy business traveller."
Mr Lo Young, Regional Vice President, China said: "Eaton Luxe is generating a lot of excitement amongst operators in China as it is an upscale product that can be managed efficiently while exceeding guest expectations."
About Langham Hospitality Group
Langham Hospitality Group encompasses a family of distinctive hospitality brands which include hotels, resorts, residential serviced apartments, restaurants and spas, located on four continents.
It takes its name from the legendary Langham in London which was opened in 1865 as Europe's first Grand Hotel. For almost 150 years, this flagship hotel has represented sophisticated and gracious hospitality, a philosophy that reflects elegance in design, innovation in hospitality, genuine service and captivation of the senses across all properties.
The brands include the luxurious Langham and international five-star Langham Place, the upscale Eaton Luxe, midscale Eaton Smart and the award-winning Chuan Spa.
The Langham is where guests can enjoy service with poise and be enchanted by our innovation and traditions while Langham Place, the fun sibling of The Langham, is about living the 21st century through design, technology and attitude, epitomising stimulating and artistic hospitality.
Eaton, a premium member brand, aims to surprise and delight our guests with a value-for-money proposition that delivers a stylish, modern level of comfort with spirited, can-do service.
Currently 27 member hotels are open or in the pipeline across four continents.
Langham Hospitality Group is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Great Eagle Holdings (Stock Code: 0041) which was founded in 1963 and listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange in 1972.
Reservations for either Langham or Eaton properties can be made by logging onto langhamhospitalitygroup.com