Accor Greater China announced the opening of Raffles Shenzhen celebrated with a gala, Experience New Heights, held on May 16 in the presence of over 300 invited VIP guests.
72-storey high building – Raffles Shenzhen is strategically situated in One Shenzhen Bay, with direct connections to the adjacent Qianhai Economic Zone in the rapidly developing Nanshan District.
Each of the 168 meticulously appointed guestrooms and suites offer generous layouts with breathtaking views of scenic Shenzhen Bay and Hong Kong beyond. Raffles Shenzhen offers outstanding levels of international gastronomy through its six signature restaurants and bars, each enhanced by panoramic views.
On the MICE front, the property boasts of 3,000 sqm of event spaces including a column free grand ballroom and eight multifunction halls. Other facilities include – the award-winning Raffles Spa, the Fitness Centre and an indoor swimming pool.
Internationally acclaimed Manhattan-based architect Kohn Pederson Fox Associates (KPF) – designers of Raffles Shenzhen has evoked emotional splendour through its contemporary classic aesthetic. By combining Chinese cultural elements with coastal views, Dubai’s LW Design provides a resplendent turn for the hotel’s interior design.
From the legendary Raffles Singapore born in 1887 to Raffles Shenzhen – the latest edition to the 130 year old brand that combines contemporary elegance with a storied past and impeccable service. Raffles has cultivated a special place in many people’s hearts around the world.
Gary Rosen, Chairman and Chief Operating Officer, Accor Greater China, said, “The significance of Raffles Shenzhen’s opening strengthens Accor’s leadership in Greater China and around the world by providing timeless hospitality in the most luxurious of spaces and destinations. Raffles is a classic luxury brand second to none, as it represents the true spirit and emotion that is luxury. We are so proud to introduce Raffles latest addition to the world with the significant location in Shenzhen, China.”