China World Hotel, Beijing has been awarded the “2015 Best MICE Service Hotel of The Year” at 2015 China Travel and Meetings Industry Awards held in Beijing on 4 August 2015. The award ceremony gathers travel industry elites together to celebrate excellence in China’s travel industry.
The 2015 China Travel and Meetings Industry Awards is one of the most high-profile industry awards in China dedicated to recognising outstanding enterprises in the industry. The award was initiated by M&C China magazine, which is owned by United States publishing group Northstar Travel Media. The selection process consists of two parts, including the reader’s choice and expertise committee review, with award categories covering hotels, destinations, airlines, car rentals, cruises and service agencies.
Strategically located in the heart of Beijing’s diplomatic and central business district, China World Hotel, Beijing is known for its biggest meeting and banqueting spaces, well-selected business catering menu, specialty meeting tea breaks and one-stop outside catering services.
With 716 beautifully appointed guestrooms and suites, the largest portfolio of conferences and meeting venues in Beijing, including a 2,000-capacity conference hall, a magnificent 800-seat pillar-free Grand Ballroom and a host of superbly appointed function rooms to suit all occasions, the hotel has become a destined meeting destination in Beijing.
In addition to the existing facilities, a newly renovated Horizon Club Lounge was opened in 2015. Spanning over 1,600 square metres, it is the biggest executive lounge in Beijing, offering a perfect venue for both business and pleasure. Its 756-square-metre lounge area, with seating for 126, includes a library and dining area. While the lounge provides ample space and facilities for relaxing, a function area of roughly 500 square metres features six individual meeting rooms suitable for groups of 6 to 16 and is perfect for business.
“We are honoured to receive the 2015 Best MICE Service Award by China Travel and Meetings Industry Awards,” said Emil Leung, area general manager of China World Hotel, Beijing. “We are dedicated to the improvement of our service quality. We will strive to continue exceeding guests’ expectations and to deliver a higher benchmark of excellence service. I hereby, on behalf of the hotel management and my colleagues, give our sincere appreciation for all the committee members of the award and M&C China’s readers for their acknowledgment.”
M&C China, founded in 2011, focuses on the development of MICE marketing in China. In March 2014, the publication joined global leading media group Northstar Travel Media to provide industry content and build a service platform for the MICE market in China. The new promotion platform includes print magazine, website, e-newsletter, online seminar, e-book, digital marketing channels and customised services.
China World Hotel, Beijing, with its highly acclaimed restaurants, soars over the China World Trade Center complex, including the China World Exhibition Center and shopping mall, in the heart of the city’s diplomatic and business district. Hailed as one of the first three hotels in mainland China to be awarded with a Platinum Five Star rating by the China National Tourism Administration (CNTA), China World Hotel, Beijing has been named one of the world’s best hotels by both Condé Nast Traveller and Travel + Leisure magazines. China World Hotel, Beijing was also voted “Best Hotel in Beijing” by Euromoney, Frommer’s Guide and Finance Asia; “Best Business Hotel in Beijing” by Business Traveller China and Asia Pacific, TTG Asia, The Asset and Asian Legal Business; ranked one of the “Top Ten Business Hotels in China – Golden Pillow Award” by 21st Century Business Herald; and named one of “The Top 50 Hotels in China” by Forbes and Travel + Leisure China.