Marco Polo Hotel Debuts In Wuhan

Marco Polo Wuhan opens it doors on September 15, 2008, the occasion of the 755th birthday of famous Italian traveler — Marco Polo.

Debuting as Marco Polo Hotels' fourth hotel in China the hotel is located in Hankou, the commercial center of Wuhan.

"The launch of Marco Polo Wuhan is a timely response to the growing influx of travelers to Wuhan's trade and economic centre," stated Steve Kleinschmidt, president of Marco Polo Hotels.

The 380 room Marco Polo Wuhan offers amenities and services that include a fragrance program, iPod surround sound system, balance — a new bed mattress specially designed for Marco Polo Wuhan, complimentary Internet access and Wifi throughout the hotel, limousine service with a BMW car, as well as a fully-equipped fitness centre with an indoor pool, sauna and Jacuzzi. Most rooms overlook the Yangtze.

Business facilities include a full-service business centre, a travel desk, and an exclusive club lounge with private meeting rooms. The Marco Polo Ballroom, Silk Room and multi-function rooms can accommodate up to 800 guests.