(19 May 2021)
Hyatt has signed an agreement with Fungseng Prosperity
to expand its Alila brand to Shanghai, China.
The 188-room Alila Shanghai, a conversion project,
will be located in a mixed-use development that will also feature
premium offices and retail space in the Jing’an District of the city.
The hotel is scheduled to open in 2023 and will be
the first Alila branded urban hotel in China.
The hotel’s F&B outlets will include a rooftop Chinese restaurant, an
organic restaurant, Tea Bar and a rooftop bar overlooking the Old
Shanghai Zhang Garden.
Other hotel facilities include a spa, an
indoor pool, gym, meeting space and a private garden.
“Alila Shanghai presents an unique opportunity to
transform and revitalize an existing building into a new offering
that will add great value to Shanghai’s hotel scene,” said David Udell, Group President, Asia Pacific for Hyatt. “We hope our
innovative vision of the Alila brand’s conscientious living will
serve as a launchpad for future developments in the city. We are
excited to collaborate with Fungseng Prosperity on this project,
which we envision will become the flagship for an urban Alila
Shanghai’s dynamic, fast-growing Jing’an District
is one of the most coveted business and residential addresses and
home to a vibrant fashion, creative, media, arts and culture
community, making it an ideal setting for the Alila brand’s
offerings of luxury hospitality and lifestyle experiences.
hotel’s central location is adjacent to Nanjing West Road, one of
Shanghai’s most established high-end shopping thoroughfares,
offering premium retail, dining and lifestyle destination.
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