Dubai’s renowned Jumeirah Group is taking its luxury eastwards by opening its first five-star luxury hotel in China at the Himalayas Centre in Pudong, Shanghai. The Jumeirah Himalayas Hotel Shanghai had a soft opening. The property will have 401 contemporary Chinese-style guestrooms, including 62 suites and residences, 4restaurants and lounges, a 24-hour fitness center, and an indoor swimming pool. It will also have extensive banquet facilities, including two grand ballrooms and a 5,000 sq m rooftop Infinity Garden. KCA International designs the interiors.
The property is part of the landmark Himalayas Centre which includes a 1,100-seat DaGuan Theatre, Himalayas Art Museum, a luxury brand mall, and outdoor event venues such as the Infinity Garden Wuji Plaza. The Jumeirah Group has also got five other luxury hotels under development in China, including Jumeirah Hangzhou, Jumeirah Guangzhou, Jumeirah Qing Shui Bay Resort Sanya, Jumeirah Macau, and Jumeirah Thousand Islands Lake Resort in Qiandaohu.