New Shangri-La in Nanchang

shangri-la nanchangThere's a luxe new hotel to keep on the radar in China: Shangri-La has opened a new property in the northeastern city of Nanchang. 

Located on the west bank of the Ganjiang River in Honggutan, the new central business district, the 473-room Shangri-La Hotel, Nanchang is located near Qiushui Square, and within 30 minutes' drive to the train station and Changbei International Airport, TTG Asia reports. 

The hotel's guestrooms and suites, ranging from 147 square feet to 488 square feet, are equipped with in-room entertainment and free Wi-Fi, while the Horizon Club Lounge offers express check-in and check-out, complimentary breakfast buffet and evening cocktails and full concierge service.

The private space on level 32 is designed with 180-degree views and an airy outdoor terrace.

F&B outlets include the all-day dining Café Hong, Chinese restaurant Zi Yu Xuan offering eight separate dining rooms for private functions, and the Lobby Lounge featuring sweet and savoury options, as well as live entertainment for informal meetings.

Recreational facilities span a multi-purpose gym, 82-foot indoor pool, Jacuzzi, steam and sauna room, beauty salon and spa.

The 12,736 square feet of event space for up to 1,800 guests includes a pillarless grand ballroom attached to an expansive foyer with a river view, a junior ballroom and five other function rooms.