TORONTO — In partnership with Greentown China Holdings Limited, China Resources Land Limited and Hangzhou Metro Development Company Limited, Four Seasons will open its second luxury hotel in Hangzhou, China in 2024.
At the heart of the city’s newest mixed-use development project, Hangzhou Centre Towers, Four Seasons Hotel Hangzhou at Hangzhou Centre will offer a luxury hospitality experience inspired by a timeless elegance of the city’s natural landscape. The 1.6 million-sq.-ft. complex consists of two 130 metre towers and 91,493 sq. ft. of vibrant outdoor green space throughout.
The hotel’s architecture will be led by Goettsch Partners at GAD, with interior design by Avalon Collective. Restaurant and bar design will be by AB Concept and Kokai Studios and landscape design will be by P LANDSCAPE. Together, the hotel will welcome guests with a collection of 214 guestrooms and suites with river and West Lake views ranging from 581 to 3,229 sq. ft.
The culinary offerings will include a signature Chinese restaurant with five private dining rooms; a glamorous rooftop bar with gardens to enjoy whiskey and artfully crafted beverages; a garden tea pavilion for afternoon refreshments; and an all-day dining outlet featuring a globally inspired menu with an interactive hot-pot experience with live stations for seafood, butchery and snacks.
Additionally, the hotel’s 20,730 sq. ft. of indoor and outdoor event space, including a 13,885 sq. ft. pillar-less ballroom, will set the stage for memorable events and conventions. The hotel will also include more than 10,764 sq. ft. of recreation space, which will include an indoor pool, whirlpool, spa and fitness facilities.
“With this project, we’re establishing another dynamic opportunity for guests and locals alike to experience Four Seasons in Hangzhou,” says Bart Carnahan, president, Global Business Development, Portfolio Management and Residential, Four Seasons. “While beautifully complementing our existing Hotel at West Lake, we’re building our presence both in the city and throughout China. Together with each of our valued partners, we’re proud to be part of the Hangzhou Centre project to bring a new luxury hospitality experience to this exciting destination.”
“Hangzhou Centre will re-define the urban landscape, establishing itself as a premier destination for leisure, boasting high-end retail options, specialty dining experiences, luxurious accommodations, and exceptional banquet and conference services,” says Kaixu Yan, executive deputy general manager, Commerce Management Division, Greentown China Holdings Limited. “We’re delighted to have Four Seasons contribute their global expertise and renowned reputation to this project in order to provide unparalleled luxury hospitality services in the promising Chinese market.”