Jin Jiang International Hotel Management Company Ltd. to Open Jin Jiang Joy Lake Hotel Jianhu in Jianhu County, China

Shanghai, 17th December, 2012

Jin Jiang International Hotel Management Company Ltd. officially announces the securing of the management contract of Jin Jiang Joy Lake Hotel Jianhu with Jiangsu Kwin Real Estate Co., Ltd. The hotel is scheduled to open within Q3 2013 
The Jin Jiang Joy Lake Hotel Jianhu is located in Jianhu county in Yancheng, a prefecture-level city north of Jiangsu province. Jianhu is predominantly agricultural land, with many rivers and canals running through it, and is home to a thriving energy-saving lighting manufacturing industry. The hotel will be set within convenient access to Jianhu’s main transport links such as Yancheng Airport, Jianhu Railway Station, Yancheng Railway Station and to tourist attractions and historical sites such as the politician and diplomat, Qiao Guanhua’s former residence, Menglong Pagoda, Xitang River and Jiulongkou Scenic Region. 
This 5 star hotel, standing at 24 stories and covering an area of 55, 000 square meters, will feature 285 elegantly designed guestrooms, all equipped with modern amenities, including broadband Internet and cable TV. The hotel will also feature a specially designed Japanese and Korean style room, as well as offering a range of luxurious suites. The hotel will have a range of meeting and conferences rooms, a multi-functional hall which can hold up to 820 people, a business center and several restaurants ranging from Chinese to Western cuisines. Additional facilities include a gym, spa, yoga room, table tennis room and beauty salon. 
Mr. Bernold O. Schroeder, Chief Executive Officer of Jin Jiang International Hotel Management Company Ltd. states in regards to the opening, 
“We are very much looking forward to the opening of Jin Jiang Joy Lake Hotel Jianhu as the hotel will be the first of our hotels to be open in Jianhu county, and will join our growing portfolio of hotels within Jiangsu. Jiangsu is a thriving province and attracting a lot of visitors, be if for leisure or business purposes, and with our reputable hospitality knowledge, we aim to offer the best services and comfort for these visitors, and to ensure their stay is memorable.”

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 111 distinctive star rated hotels with a room inventory of over 34, 000 hotel rooms spread across 73 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.
The company is part of Jin Jiang International Holdings Company Ltd. and together with their sister company Jin Jiang Inn and Interstate Hotels and Resorts, overall, the group privately owns and operates a collection of over 900 hotels ranging from premium upscale five star to economy hotels in more than 200 cities across China. In 2011, the Jin Jiang Group was ranked as the 9th largest chain globally amongst 325 top hotel companies worldwide in HOTELS Magazine’s annual ranking of the largest hotel chains in the world.

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