AccorHotels announces the opening of Pullman Kaifeng Jianye in October, adding to the operating network of its upscale Pullman brand in China.
Located in the heart of the ancient capital of Northern Song Dynasty, a prefecture-level city in east-central Henan Province, the 186-room property is the first international upscale resort hotel in the local community.
“We are proud to be the first international hotel group to deliver a world-class standard of upscale hospitality service to travellers in Kaifeng, one of the Eighth Ancient Capitals of China with a history dating back to more than 2,700 years,” said Paul Richardson, Chief Operating Officer, Accor Greater China. “The opening of Pullman Kaifeng Jianye sets an industry benchmark in this historic city with the brand’s signature cosmopolitan, vibrant and in-style services designed for today’s hyper-connected travelers.”
Urban retreat blending the past and present
Ideally located within the Ancient City Wall, the traditional architecture and comptemporary design of Pullman Kaifeng Jianye reflects the heritage and rich culture of the city. The hotel is a 50 minute drive from Zhengzhou Xinzheng International Airport and within walking distance to popular tourist attractions such as Millennium City Park. The city centre is a 10 minute drive from the hotel.
Upscale service delivered in welcoming and homely environment
Pullman Kaifeng Jianye offers 186 well-appointed guest rooms including 13 luxurious suiteswith panoramic views of the stunning lakes and gardens of the Ancient City.,. For relaxation, simply take a dip in the large Ofuro style marble bath tub with the luxurious New York C.O. BIGELOW natural herb amenities while the Pullman bedding concept with memory foam pillows provides comfort for a good night’s sleep..
Culinary treat for Asian and international palates
The hotel is home to an all-day-dining Pullman Cafe offering an array of modern Asian and international cuisine with dishes prepared in an open kitchen concept. The Café also has an outdoor seating area for alfresco dining. The hotel’s Lu Hua Chinese restaurant serves exquisite Cantonese cuisine, local Henan signature dishes and Taiwanese gourmet food, using the freshest ingredients. Its private dining rooms which are uniquely designed in classical Northern Song Dynasty style, are ideal venues for celebrations and exclusive social gatherings. The Lobby Lounge which overlooks the garden courtyard, is perfect for those looking to enjoy signature refreshing drinks or simply relax with a novel over a cup of freshly brewed gourmet coffee.Or simply unwind at Xi Bar, a trendy outlet that serves a range of wines, champagne, aged whiskey and cocktails. The bar also provides a customized wine list on request and serves a selection of premium teas.
Newest upscale address for meetings and events
Whether it is meetings, conferences, parties or corporate retreats, the hotel boasts a state-of-the-art . pillarless grand ballroom whichcan accommodate up to 1,000 guests, nine meeting rooms and . a designated chill-out space for with Wii station, refreshments and high-speed Wifi connection. For a romantic outdoor wedding, the hotel’s chic outdoor space is perfect for couples seeking to tie the knot with a trellised garden and air-conditioned marquee. .
Well being for body and soul
For a complete workout guest can check into the hotel’s gymcentre while the 870-square-meter heated indoor swimming pool is ideal for either a refreshing dip or simply indulge in a pampering spa treatment at the Pullman Spa, an urban oasis promoting tranquility and inner harmony designed to calm the mind or revitalize the body with ultimate comfort and pleasure.