The latest hotel openings and announcements made this week
Housed in a converted factory space in Hong Kong's Kowloon Bay is the 185-room Camlux Hotel. The retro-modern six-storey property boasts 103 Cosy Rooms, 70 Comfy Rooms, 10 Family Rooms and two Studio Rooms, and all come with free Wi-Fi and smart TVs. Facilities on-site include all-day dining eatery Cafe 15, a gym, meeting room and conference room. The hotel is within walking distance to Kowloon Bay MTR station, and complimentary shuttle services to Nathan Road are also provided.
Ka Lam Retreat Ninh Van Bay
Located 20km north of Vietnam’s Nha Trang, the luxury retreat boasts 33 timber villas across five configurations, most of which feature a private pool except for the lead-in category Jungle Rock Villa. All villas offer a separate bedroom and bathroom with sofa bed, separate vanities and a wooden bathtub. Facilities include three F&B options, an infinity pool on the beach, art museum, spa, gym and a Beach House event space.
Hilton Kota Kinabalu
Hilton has opened a 305-room hotel in Sabah on the Malaysian island of Borneo. All 305 guestrooms and suites are equipped with modern furnishings, and motion sensing technology that controls lighting and air conditioning. The property features a 25m-long rooftop pool with a separate children’s pool, 24-hour fitness centre, three restaurants and a bar opening in 3Q2017. There are 15 event spaces, which include meeting rooms, an outdoor rooftop pool deck and a pillarless 1,065m2 that can accommodate more than 900 guests.
Best Western Tokyo Nishikasai Grande
Opening April 1 is the 105-room Best Western Tokyo Nishikasai Grande, located between Tokyo Disneyland and the districts of Marunouchi and Ginza. All rooms also feature international power sockets, USB ports, flatscreen TVs and free Wi-Fi. Facilities include a 24-hour business centre and an all-day restaurant. As well, the hotel provides complimentary shuttle bus to the theme park’s main entrance.
Residence G Shenzhen
GCPHospitality has opened a 178-room serviced apartment and hotel in Shenzhen’s Nanshan District. Accommodations range from studios to three-bedroom residences decked out in a modern European design, as well as IPTVs and complimentary Wi-Fi. The 11th floor is home to a restaurant and bar, while the 10th floor is dedicated to wellness facilities like a 25m-long swimming pool, gym, yoga room and multipurpose sports area. Other amenities on-site include a kids’ club, two meeting rooms and an outdoor terrace.