Dubai’s renowned Jumeirah Group is taking its luxury eastwards with 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 and the property will have 401 contemporary Chinese-style guestrooms including 62 suites and residences, 4restaurants and lounges, a 24-hour fitness centre and indoor swimming pool. It will also have extensive banquet facilities including two grand ballrooms and a 5,000 sq m rooftop Infinity Garden. The interiors are designed by KCA International.
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 and 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.