Jin Jiang International Hotels to Open Yin Run Jin Jiang Resort Anji in Zhejiang Province, China

Shanghai, 29 September, 2014 

Jin Jiang International Hotels officially announces the opening of its newest property, Yin Run Jin Jiang Resort Anji, located in Anji county in northwestern Zhejiang province, eastern China. The hotel is scheduled to open at the end of Q4, 2014. The hotel will be Jin Jiang’s first theme park HOTEL AND is part of and situated opposite the new Hello Kitty-themed amusement park. Both properties belong to the same owners and the theme park is also due to open at the end of Q4. 
Anji, also known as the Bamboo Town of China, has been seeing a rapid and positive year on year tourism growth particularly within the eco-tourism sector. The county is renowned for its sprawling, rich bamboo forests and natural scenic greenery, serving as an idyllic and relaxing destination for travelers. Anji is situated only 65km, an hour ride away, from Hangzhou and 230km, a 2 hour drive, from Shanghai. The hotel is located 500 meters from the major S14 Hangzhou to Changsha highway and is within convenient access to the county’s various popular scenic tourist destinations including the infamous Big Bamboo Sea, Zhejiang North Canyon, Hidden Dragon Falls. 
Set amidst luscious forestation and a picturesque mountainous backdrop, this luxury FIVE STAR HOTEL is sprawled over 26,000 square meters of land and the building itself covers an area of 46,000 square meters. The hotel’s exterior resembles a grandiose classic European castle and has a man-made river surrounding the main entrance. The interior of the hotel is elegant and luxurious and features 343 spacious guestrooms and suites each equipped with modern high end amenities. In lieu of the neighboring theme park, there will be 43 Hello Kitty-themed guestrooms and suites of which each room will feature designs of this iconic character; from the bedding and slippers to the mouthwash packaging. In addition, guests staying in these themed rooms will get to check in at an exclusive reception counter specifically for those staying in the Hello Kitty rooms. The hotel has a large 670 square meter, column free, multi-functional banquet hall which can hold up to 350 people and is designed to cater to various event needs. The hotel has a selection of gourmet Chinese and Western restaurants and will feature 8 European style private dining rooms. Additional facilities will include a fully equipped business center, a state-of-the-art modern fitness center and an indoor swimming pool. 
Mr. Simon Zhang, Chief Executive Officer of Jin Jiang International Hotels states, “We are thrilled about the opening of Yin Run Jin Jiang Resort Anji. It will join 2 already opened Jin Jiang branded HOTELS IN the thriving Zhejiang province, thus seeing the expansion of our growing brand awareness within China’s eastern region. This is a highly anticipated opening for us as it not only will be our first property to be located in Anji, it will also be our very first theme park hotel, which I am confident will run with great success. This hotel will serve as an ideal getaway for leisure guests and families to relax in amongst the tranquility of this beautiful place that is Anji.”



About Jin Jiang International Hotel Management Company Ltd.
Jin Jiang International Hotel Management Company Ltd. (Jin Jiang International Hotels) has a portfolio of over 120 distinctive star RATED HOTELS with a room inventory of over 36, 000 HOTEL ROOMS spread across 77 cities in China. Under the Jin Jiang branding concept, the company has a new premium “J” hotel brand, five star luxury properties and four star business properties.
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 Hotel Management Company Ltd., the entire portfolio of owned and/or operated 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 owns and operates a collection of over 1,566 distinctive hotels and inns in more than 280 cities and towns within 31 provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities across China with a total room inventory in excess of 235,000 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. 
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