Hong Kong. Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group announced the opening of its second city hotel in China, Mandarin Oriental Pudong, Shanghai. “We are delighted to open our newest hotel in this dynamic city,” said Andrew Hirst, Director of Operations – Asia. “Mandarin Oriental Pudong, Shanghai is set to become a new luxury landmark for guests seeking the finest in service and facilities, as well as a riverfront destination for art connoisseurs.”
The hotel is located on the east bank of the Huangpu River, amidst the dramatic skyline of the Lujiazui financial district, and features 318 spacious guestrooms and 44 suites and is home to the largest and most expensive Presidential Suite in Shanghai, spanning 788 square metres with a sky garden terrace and magnificent river views. The 210 luxury furnished apartments – from studio to three bedrooms – are Shanghai’s only fully serviced riverside residences. A selection of multi-functional event spaces includes a Grand Ballroom hosting 500 guests, an Oriental Ballroom for 250 guests, plus eight versatile meeting rooms.