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heart of the fashionable Usaquen district in the northern part of the
city, just steps away from the neighborhood’s trendy restaurants,
cafes, and shopping. The 168-room property will have more than 1,114
sqm/12,000 sqft of function space, including a Great Room and five
state-of-the-art meeting rooms.
MIDDLE EAST/AFRICA
The
Crowne Plaza Doha
has opened in the heart of
Doha’s banking district, just 2 km/1.2 miles from Doha
International Airport. The hotel features 378 rooms
and suites, as well as an iconic glass-domed meeting
venue, The Event Centre, situated in the middle of the
park complex and containing two state-of-the-art ballrooms ideal for
large-scale conferences.
Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts will open a new resort property
in the heart of Jumeirah Beach in Dubai. Expected to open by mid-
2014,
the
Four Seasons Resort Dubai at Jumeirah Beach
will
welcome meeting and incentive groups, capitalizing on its prime
location in one of the city’s most elite residential districts. Along
with 237 rooms and suites, the resort will offer function space with
beachfront access, including a 600-sqm/6,458-sqft ballroom and five
meeting rooms.
Rezidor recently announced that the
Radisson Blu Hotel Cotonou
Benin
is scheduled to open in Q2 2014. All 203 rooms will offer
spectacular views of the Atlantic Ocean, and the property will provide
seven food and beverage outlets, including three restaurants, a cafe
and three bars. It will also offer more than 1,600 sqm/17,222 sqft of
meeting space, making it the largest conference facility in the country.
ASIA
Pan Pacific Hotels announces the opening of the
Pan Pacific Ningbo
,
located two hours south of
Shanghai. The 415-room hotel is situated in the hub
of the central business district next to the Ningbo
International Conference and Exhibition Centre.
Meeting and conference facilities are comprised of nine spacious
venues, including a 420-sqm/4,520-sqft multi-purpose auditorium. The
property also has a 2,000-sqm/21,527-sqft pillar-free ballroom, one of
Ningbo’s largest.
The
Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur
,
the first Grand Hyatt hotel in
Malaysia, is now open. The 370-room, 42-suite property is located
next to the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC) and offers more
than 3,300 sqm/35,530 sqft of meeting and event space, spanning six
unique venues and including an oval-shaped pillar-free Grand Ballroom
and Grand Salon.
Marriott International has just opened the 383-room
Renaissance
Shanghai Caohejing Hotel
.
The hotel offers easy access to the
nearby Hongqiao business district and the shopping and dining hub of
Xujiahui. With 14 meeting rooms of varying sizes, including a divisible,
pillar-free 570-sqm/6,135-sqft Ballroom, the hotel offers plenty of
space for meetings and special events.
Scheduled to open in October of this year, the
Regent Phuket
Cape Panwa
resort is located on a cliff above its own private beach.
The resort features 105 units, including 35 Pool Villas, 48 Suites and
22
Pavilions. Regent Phuket Cape Panwa is an ideal venue for small
business forums and events, with a lobby area and two separate
boardrooms, each with its own lounge area and AV equipment.
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