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Mon, 29 November 2021

Ritz-Carlton Opens Hotel in Harbin, China

(29 Nov 2021)  Marriott has expanded its portfolio of luxury hotels in China with the opening of The Ritz-Carlton, Harbin in the north east of the country.

The new hotel, housed within an upscale mixed residential and retail development in one of Harbin's tallest buildings, is centrally located along the city's Songhua River, only 3.2 kilometers from the transport hub of Harbin Railway Station.

Harbin is the largest city in Chinas Heilongjiang province and is one of China's most popular winter destinations. Each year, visitors come to marvel at larger-than-life ice sculptures that can be seen throughout the city during its world-famous annual festival.

The Ritz-Carlton Harbin. Click to enlarge.
The Ritz-Carlton Harbin

The city is also rich in history and unique convergence of Chinese-Russian influences, as reflected in its many architectural and cultural attractions. It still serves as an important trading gateway between the two countries.

"We are thrilled to be expanding our brand portfolio in Northeast China, which is renowned for its winter destinations and diverse cultural attractions," said Donna McNamara, Vice President and Global Brand Leader, The Ritz-Carlton. "With beautiful design, immersive experiences and the legendary service of the Ladies and Gentlemen of The Ritz-Carlton, the new property showcases the local attractions and rich heritage of Harbin to create unforgettable memories for our guests."

With the Sky Lobby on the 54th floor, the hotel features 368 guests rooms and suites, a Club Lounge, four distinct dining options, a spa with six treatment rooms, steam rooms, saunas, a heated indoor swimming pool, fitness center with Technogym equipment and 3,500 square meters of event space.

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