Jin Jiang International Hotel Management Company to Open Stone Forest Jin Jiang International Resort in Stone Forest, Kunming, Yunnan, China

Shanghai, June 6, 2013

Jin Jiang International Hotel Management Company officially announces the securing of the management contract of Stone Forest Jin Jiang International Resort with Yunnan Jia Yi Real Estate Co., Ltd. The resort is scheduled to open in February, 2014. 
Stone Forest Jin Jiang International Resort is located in the North of the scenic attraction Stone Forest (Shílín) approximately 120km, a three hour drive, from Kunming, the capital of Yunnan province, Southwest China.Kunming is an increasingly popular destination for visitors due to its consistently warm climate, scenic landscapes, culture and cuisine. The Stone Forest is one of Kunming’s most notable attractions, and covering an area of 400 square kilometers, it is filled with natural limestone rock formations. 
This five star resort is spread over 50,900m², and will feature 118 well-appointed guest rooms in the main building, ranging between standard rooms and suites, and 40 spacious villas spread across the property. Each villa has 3 rooms each, with ensuite bathrooms and a guest toilet, a shared dining and living space, and a working area on the 2nd floor. All the rooms in the resort are luxuriously designed with modern, high-end amenities.
The resort will have meeting and conference rooms and restaurants ranging from Chinese to Western cuisines. Additional recreational features include a luxurious spa, 2 tennis courts, an outdoor swimming pool and a recreational center with a gym and relaxation area. 
Mr. Bernold O. Schroeder, Chief Executive Officer of Jin Jiang International Hotel Management Company states in anticipation of the opening,
“We look forward to the opening of Stone Forest Jin Jiang International Resort as it will join one of our long established hotels, Kunming Jin Jiang Hotel, and be the second property to open in the Yunnan capital of Kunming. To have the hotel located in such a thriving location for visitors and particularly within the AAAAA-class tourist site of Stone Forest, this launch will thus showcase our exceptional hospitality services and brand strength in Kunming.”


About Jin Jiang International Hotel Management Company Ltd:

Jin Jiang International Hotel Management Company Ltd, the largest star rated hotel management company in China, has a portfolio of over 116 distinctive star rated hotels with a room inventory of over 37, 000 hotel rooms spread across 75 cities in China. Under the Jin Jiang branding concept, the company has a new premium “J” hotel brand, five star properties which include the renowned heritage collection, their four star Jin Jiang properties and the Marvel Hotels, which are geared more towards business travelers.
Jin Jiang International Holdings Company Ltd. (“Jin Jiang” or the “Group”), is China’s premier hospitality conglomerate, owner, developer and operator of hotels across all market segments. The Group manages, through its wholly owned subsidiary Jin Jiang International Hotels Management Company Ltd., the entire portfolio of owned and/or operated three, four and five-star hotels and its sister company Jin Jiang Inn which focuses on budget hotels. Jin Jiang International Hotels (Group) Company Ltd. is the leading operator and manager of hotels in China.Overall, the Group privately owns and operates a collection of over 900 distinctive hotels and inns in more than 200 cities and towns within 31 provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities across China with a total room inventory in excess of190,000, and is ranked as the 9th largest hotel company globally. 
Every Jin Jiang hotel is a memorable reflection of its destination’s unique style and culture. Jin Jiang International Hotels, with its qualified hotel management background and passion for excellence, dedicates itself to offering reputable hospitality services to its valued customers. With experience originating from the 1920s, its core competitiveness has accelerated in recent years. Together, the professional corporate and hotel management teams have extensive international hospitality experiences and backgrounds. This renowned company is rapidly growing and continues to strengthen and build its brand presence in China in addition to building into a strong internationally known brand. 


________________________________________ 
For more information, please contact:
Aline Siobhan Davies 
Senior Manager, Corporate Communications 
Tel: 86 21 20375024
Email: aline.davies@jinjianghotels.com