First Boutique awarded in China

Delegates and officials from
around the world have gathered for the ceremony at City Hotel Shanghai, the first
hotel in China, awarded certified membership with Boutique Hotels & Resorts
International.City Hotel Shanghai is renowned for being the first deluxe
hotel in Shanghai and currently aims to be the best business hotel in the
center of Shanghai.
  “Being awarded status with Boutique Hotels & Resorts International is
immense recognition for accomplishments in China, Shanghai, and around the
world,” said Richard Xue, General Manager.  “Membership in the only
trademarked global organization of genuine boutique hotels adds to our global
rank for travelers seeking an exceptional boutique hotel experience when
visiting Shanghai.”
  Xue concluded:  “In a booming city like Shanghai where dozens of new
hotels have popped up and guests have several world-class international chain
hotels to sort through, City Hotel Shanghai is setting the standard for a new
kind of boutique business hotel excellence with style and exclusivity of a
private business club.”
  Richard Cheung, Boutique’s President Asia Region, said, “City Hotel
Shanghai and it’s continuous commitment to service, character, and style along
with anticipated enjoyment from loyal Boutique travelers, were the key factors
in determining an exceptional fit within the worldwide network of Boutique