Luxury hotel brand, The Ritz-Carlton, is expanding their presence in Asia with three new properties set to open this year. The Ritz-Carlton Chengdu, opening in October 2013 has already been named 2013’s ‘Most Anticipated Hotel Opening’ at both the China Hotel Starlight Awards and the China MICE Golden Chair Awards. The new Chengdu property which overlooks Tianfu Sqaure features 353 guestrooms which includes 55 luxurious suites. The Ritz-Carlton Tianjin is set to be opening in the third quarter of 2013, featuring 277 guestrooms designed to capture Beijing’s heritage with a vibrant modern design. The Ritz-Carlton Bangalore is also opening in the third quarter of this year.
Michelle Caporicci, The Ritz-Carlton Regional Vice President of Sales and Marketing Asia Pacific, has said, “We’re literally doubling in size in China in the next five years.”
Future property developments for The Ritz-Carlton also include The Ritz-Carlton Herzaliya in Israel opening in late 2013; The Ritz-Carlton Kyoto opening 7 February 2014; The Ritz-Carlton Bali which plans to open in 2015. www.ritzcarlton.com