What to buy now New hotels: Cordis Hangzhou, Sci-Tech City; Hyatt Regency Phnom Penh; and more By TTG Asia / Posted on 28 January, 2021 12:26 TTG Asia's weekly roundup of new hotel openings and announcements. Cordis Hangzhou, Sci-Tech City, China Located in the heart of the high technological and integrated complex, Hangzhou Future Sci-Tech City, Cordis Hangzhou is a luxury hotel which features 186 rooms and suites, including the 190m2 Presidential suite which houses a living room, dining area, private kitchen and bedroom. Two signature restaurants and a bar are on offer. Chinese restaurant, Ming Court, features Cantonese and local cuisine; while the all-day dining restaurant, Cordis Market, offers a customised, cook-to-order interactive buffet experience. Elsewhere, The Bar serves curated fine wines, vintage whiskeys and cocktails, alongside bar snacks and finger food. For recreation, there is a heated indoor swimming pool, spa, and 24-hour gym. Six meeting and event venues on-site include a business centre and a 600m2 pillarless grand ballroom which can accommodate up to 300 guests and is divisible into three individual rooms. The other four meeting rooms feature natural lighting and an unblocked city view. Hyatt Regency Phnom Penh, Cambodia The opening of Hyatt Regency Phnom Penh marks the first Hyatt hotel in the Cambodian capital and the debut of the Hyatt Regency brand in the Kingdom of Wonder. With 247 guestrooms including 43 residential-style suites, Hyatt Regency Phnom Penh is the largest internationally branded hotel in the city. Guests have a choice of five dining venues, including Market Café Restaurant & Lounge, an all-day dining concept serving buffet breakfast, afternoon tea and à la carte options; Metropole Underground, a metro-themed bar offering live music and local beers; and a speakeasy-style bar, The Attic, specialising in handcrafted cocktails and grand cru wines. Elsewhere, the FiveFive Rooftop Restaurant & Bar, boasting an open-plan dining setting and live DJ performances, serves sustainable seafood, locally-sourced meats and produce, as well as cocktails. A total of 1400m2 of meeting and event space is available on-site, including the Regency Ballroom that can accommodate up to 490 guests and boasts floor-to-ceiling windows. Meanwhile, nine meeting suites and social spaces provide flexible arrangements. Additionally, The Poolhouse features an outdoor barbecue area and an open terrace, accommodating up to 70 guests. Recreational facilities include a 22m outdoor infinity pool, a poolside bar, a Himalayan salt room and a steam room, alongside a spa and 24-hour gym. Ramada Encore by Wyndham Kathmandu Thamel, Nepal Wyndham Hotels & Resorts has made its entry into Nepal via the 90-room Ramada Encore by Wyndham Kathmandu-Thamel. Located in the centre of Kathmandu, the capital and largest city in Nepal, the newly-built hotel is part of a rejuvenation project of the city’s commercial centre. Guests can choose from a variety of F&B outlets, including the Pateo restaurant and bar; the outdoor El Beso Caro offering scenic city views; as well as Chocos N Subs, serving light meals and coffee. Other amenities include a rooftop plunge pool, a spa and salon, as well as a fitness centre. The hotel also features a versatile meeting room to accommodate up to 60 conference attendees or 80 banquet guests. The Royal Park Canvas – Kobe Sannomiya, Japan The newest venture of Royal Park Hotels and Resorts Company aims to connect travellers and locals in Kobe, a bustling city filled with unique small shops and restaurants. Seated in Sannomiya, the centre of Kobe city, the 170-key lifestyle hotel wants to appeal particularly to couples and families who appreciate an authentic environment and like to connect with the local culture. As such, one of the hotel’s prime features is the Canvas Lounge, a space providing tea and coffee that is open to hotel guests and locals alike and is meant to stimulate exchange and communication.