Fairmont Hotels & Resorts has announced the opening of Fairmont Nanjing – the luxury hotel brand’s fourth property in China. Situated in the heart of the prestigious district of Hexi New Town, it is the closest luxury hotel to major transportation centres.
“The city of Nanjing is one of the fastest-growing travel destinations in China, and we are delighted to open Fairmont Nanjing at such an opportune time,” says Martin Leclerc, GM at Fairmont Nanjing. “The hotel will be part of a new luxury residential and commercial development area, and leveraging on Fairmont’s distinct brand of service excellence and commitment to delivering authentic experiences, we will play a role in helping to put this area on the map for discerning luxury travellers.”
Fairmont Nanjing features 359 spacious, well-appointed guest rooms and suites, and is located on the upper floors of the 62-storey Jin Ao Tower. Each guest room offers views of the Yangtze River and the city, and is well-equipped with top-of-the-line amenities including Fairmont’s signature bedding, a 46-inch flat-panel television, high-speed internet access as well as a contemporary bathroom.
The hotel will also include Fairmont Gold rooms and suites, the luxury brand’s hotel-within-a-hotel concept. This exclusive lifestyle experience provides a host of additional privileges and personalised services, such as private check-in and exclusive access to the Fairmont Gold Lounge, which serves complimentary breakfast and evening cocktail canapes daily.
The hotel’s seven restaurants and bars comprise Altitude, an all-day-dining restaurant located at Level 60; Vancouver Grill; Richesse Chinoise, which specialises in authentic Huaiyang, Cantonese and Sichuan cuisines; Cloud 62, the first and only rooftop-bar in Nanjing; Music@61, which houses three distinct lounges; Streetz Café; and the Lobby Lounge.
Located at Level 33, the hotel’s 1120m² Willow Stream Spa has seven private treatment rooms and suites offering Asian and Western treatments. Other facilities include an indoor mineral pool, saunas and steam rooms.
For meetings and events, Fairmont Nanjing provides 2500m² of flexible function space, including a 1000m² ballroom which can accommodate up to 1,200 people, and seven function rooms. All meeting facilities feature floor-to-ceiling windows and state-of-the-art technology.