Meliá Shanghai Hongqiao opens in China

Meliá Shanghai Hongqiao opens in China

Meliá Shanghai Hongqiao has made its debut in China, focusing on holistic wellness experiences and personalized services.

The flagship property is located minutes from Shanghai’s National Exhibition & Convention Center. The luxury urban hotel is Meliá Hotels International’s third in China, following Gran Meliá Xian and Meliá Jinan.

The modern hotel features 187 rooms with high ceilings and fabric-lined walls, juxtaposed with marble and walnut wood. The design merges contemporary décor with accents of oriental art. It is also home to Merkado, a dual Mediterranean-Pan Asian dining experience helmed by award-winning Chef Abel Lopez Reina.

Meliá Hotels International plans to more than double its portfolio in China's market by 2020 with the addition of five hotels, the company stated in a release.