TORONTO—Fairmont Hotels and Resorts has announced the opening of Fairmont Nanjing—the luxury hotel brand’s fourth property in China.
“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,” said Martin Leclerc, general manager, 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 travelers.”
Fairmont Nanjing features 359 guestrooms and suites and is located on the upper floors of the 62-story Jin Ao Tower, an architectural structure resembling an immense Chinese lantern. Each guestroom showcases unrivalled 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 featuring a rain shower stall.
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 personalized services such as private check-in and exclusive access to the Fairmont Gold Lounge, which serves complimentary breakfast and evening cocktail canapés daily.
The hotel’s seven restaurants and bars include Altitude, an all-day dining restaurant; Vancouver Grill; Richesse Chinoise which specializes in authentic Huaiyang, Cantonese and Sichuan cuisines; Cloud 62, the first and only rooftop-bar in Nanjing, with tented cabanas, a Jacuzzi, music bar, and a man-made beach as well as Music@61 which houses three distinct lounges including a cocktail, whisky, and wine lounge. Other outlets include Streetz Café, a bistro and the Lobby Lounge.
Located at Level 33, the hotel’s 1,120 square meter 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 2,500 square meters of flexible function space, including a 1,000 square meter ballroom which can accommodate up to 1,200 people, and seven function rooms.