New property set to be the ultimate meeting place in China’s most cosmopolitan city
Located in the shopping and tourist hotspot of West Nanjing Road and Shimen Yi Road, The Sukhothai Shanghai is a contemporary design hotel that forms an integral part of the HKRI Taikoo Hui mixed-use complex, which also includes Grade-A office towers and a premium shopping mall.
A member of Small Luxury Hotels of the World, the hotel features 170 well-appointed guest rooms and 31 suites ranging from 44 to 172 square metres, five inspiring lifestyle dining venues serving authentic modern cuisines and artisanal beverages, a state-of-the-art fitness studio complete with a 25-metre heated indoor pool, and a spa specialising in revitalising wellness programmes.
The property seems most suited for events. Equipped with the latest technology, the Grand Shanghai Ballroom is complete with multiple Tannoy 8-inch dual ceiling speakers and subwoofers for full-range quality acoustics, three high-definition LCD projectors and three five-metre widescreen monitors to create immersive visual effect, as well as state-of-the-art lighting array for the perfect ambience, all operated with its intelligent iPad master control at the touch of a button.
The six flexible function rooms are also equipped with 65-inch or 85-inch widescreen display with sound bar. All meeting facilities provide 100MB high-speed Wi-Fi connectivity to ensure uninterrupted video conferences, livestreaming and the adoption of advanced technology to deliver interactive and fully-immersive experience.
On arrival at Level 2, guests can socialise over refreshments or cocktails at The Meeting Point before the event or between sessions. Communal break area The Pantry is a new concept made available to all event delegates as a place of relaxation, rejuvenation and refreshment.
The hotel’s culinary experts will also take centre stage at the live cooking station, The Pantry also serves gourmet coffee and teas, freshly-squeezed fruit juices and soft drinks, along with a sumptuous selection of savoury canapes and sweet treats.
In keeping with The Sukhothai Shanghai’s service philosophy, a professional team of catering, culinary and banquet specialists is dedicated to offer exceptional and personalised service from planning to completion of each bespoke event, ensuring every detail is impeccably executed.
The Sukhothai Shanghai is scheduled to open in March 2018.