Jumeirah Group, the Dubai-based luxury hospitality company, has been appointed by GT Land Holdings Limited to manage a luxury hotel in the Yangtze River Delta tourism hub of Hangzhou.
The 550-room, five-star luxury Jumeirah Hangzhou will be located in GT Land Plaza in the central business district of Qianjiang River New Town. Guests will have access to numerous food and beverage outlets, a banquet and conference center and extensive retail and shopping facilities. It is expected that construction will be completed by the end of 2013, and the hotel will be operational in 2014.
This is the second management agreement Jumeirah has signed with GT Land Holdings, following the Jumeirah Guangzhou project in 2008. This brings the total number of management agreements Jumeirah has for projects in China to five: in Shanghai, Guangzhou, Macau, Sanya, and now, Hangzhou.