LANGHAM HOSPITALITY GROUP SIGNS DEAL FOR NEW HAINAN PROJECT
The Langham Sets to Enchant in Haikou
February 29, 2012
Langham Hospitality Group has signed its first deal with Hainan Xinruidu Industry Investment Company Limited, a subsidiary of Shanghai Zhonghuan Investment Development (Group) Company, to bring The Langham and its distinctive European-style of luxury hospitality to Haikou, the designated business and financial heart of Hainan Island.
Set to open in 2014, the 240-room property is located in the new central business district of Haikou and is close to the city government and marina. Occupying the top floors of the Zhonghuan International Plaza that includes commercial and retail spaces, The Langham, Haikou, Hainan will boast magnificent views over the South China Sea.
The Langham, Haikou, Hainan will include a T'ang Court Chinese restaurant - the group's Michelin-starred Chinese restaurant in Hong Kong, a new all-day dining concept, a traditional Chinese medicine based Chuan Spa as well as a ballroom and extensive meeting facilities to meet the demands of frequent international travellers and nearby convention business.
Brett Butcher, Chief Executive Officer, Langham Hospitality Group said: "The Langham, Haikou, Hainan is the new jewel in the crown of the central business district of Hainan Island. It will become the byword for luxury accommodation in this city and the ideal address to meet for business."
When speaking about the collaboration, Qian Run, Chairman of Hainan Xinruidu Industry Investment Company Limited said: "We are pleased to partner with Langham Hospitality Group to bring an enchanting experience to our guests and set a new benchmark for luxury hotels in Haikou." International luxury hotel operator, Langham Hospitality Group has appointed Anita Hemrajani as the Director of Global Sales – MICE as part of the group's strategic plan to further strengthen the growth in MICE business.
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 31 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