Shangri-La Hotels has opened its latest property in Hefei, located in Anhui province in eastern China, which is also home to Yangtze River and Huangshan mountain range.
The 27-storey building hosts 401 guest rooms, which ranges from 45m² to 135m² and have full-length windows that provides views of mountains and rivers.
Incorporating soft beige tones, the rooms feature a large desk space and well-appointed bathrooms.
The property also has spacious executive and speciality suites on the top floors with plush living and sleeping spaces and large windows, along with a separate bath, walk-in shower and television.
Guests will be able to use the Horizon Club Lounge, and get express check-in and check-out and free wi-fi when they stay in the hotel.
Shangri-La Hefei also features Yang Zi Xuan, a Chinese restaurant which is styled with lattice screens, cosy banquettes and murals and an all-day dining restaurant, Café Wan where guests can have Chinese, Japanese, South East Asian and local cuisines.
Additional amenities include a spa, a 24-hour health club, steam and sauna room, a 25m indoor pool and a jacuzzi.
Guests can host events at the 1,400m² pillarless grand ballroom that can accommodate more than 900 guests and features finer details and crystal chandeliers. To host small-scale gatherings, guests can also make use of the other eight function rooms that overlook the city.
The hotel is a half hour drive from Xinqiao International Airport, Hefei railway station and Hefei South railway station.
Image: A room in Shangri-La Hotels Hefei. Photo: courtesy of Shangri-La International Hotel Management Ltd 2015.