Jumeirah wins Guangzhou contract

Jumeirah has been appointed by GT
Land Holdings Limited to manage a luxury hotel in Guangzhou, China.
Jumeirah’s management of the Guangzhou Hotel (Jumeirah Group’s second hotel
to be signed in China) was announced at a ceremony held today in Guangzhou
and attended by Mr Su Meng, president of GT Land Holdings Ltd and Mr Gerald
Lawless, executive chairman of the Jumeirah Group.

The 200 room, five star luxury Jumeirah Guangzhou Hotel is scheduled to
open in 2011 and will be located in the centre of the New Pearl City Tian
He District, Guangzhou’s premier, rapidly growing commercial city centre.


The Jumeirah China Guangzhou Hotel will feature a sky lobby, elegantly
appointed guest rooms, distinctive dining concepts and Jumeirah’s own
luxury Talise Wellness spa - all situated on the top floors of the 50
storey GT Land Plaza, with commanding views of the Guangzhou city centre.
Facilities at the new hotel are set to include restaurants, bars, a
swimming pool and fitness centre as well as access to luxury boutiques.



“It is a great honour to have Jumeirah involved in our project in
Guangzhou,” said Mr Su Meng, president of GT Land. “The management of the
hotel by Jumeirah will greatly raise the hospitality standards in China and
help people better understand the concept of luxury hotel.”


Gerald Lawless of the Jumeirah Group echoed Mr Su Meng’s comments, saying;
“We are very pleased to have been selected as the management company for
the operation of this luxury hotel. China is a fascinating country and one
of the world’s fastest growing markets. Today’s announcement is very
important for Jumeirah and we are delighted to being our “Stay Different”
promise to Gunagzhou.”