This is what true luxury hotels from: The Peninsula Shanghai has celebrated his debut as the world's ninth Peninsula Hotel. The five-star hotel is located on the historic Bund overlooking the Huangpu River, the gardens of the former British Consulate and the skyline of Pudong. The Peninsula is the first newly constructed building on Shanghai's world-famous waterfront promenade for 60 years.Another Peninsula Hotel with 200 rooms is scheduled to open in 2012 in Paris.
Its architecture is the art deco style of the Twenties and Thirties inspired, a time when Shanghai as the “Paris of the East” was. The guest rooms include a minimum size from 54 square meters of the largest in Shanghai. They are skilled in the bedroom and living area, bathroom and dressing room divided. The range of technical facilities ranging from nail polish dryer on the button in the spa bath as well as Internet radio.
Catering to include the gourmet Cantonese restaurant Yi Long Court, and the culinary world of experience, Sir Elly's Rooftop Restaurant on the top floor of the hotel. Other highlights: The Peninsula Spa by ESPA with VIP suites and an indoor pool, The Peninsula Shopping Arcade Peninsula and a Rolls-Royce limousine fleet, which also holds a classic car from 1934.
With the opening of the Peninsula Shanghai reverse the Hongkong and Shanghai Hotels, Limited back to their roots. Early last century, had the parent company of The Peninsula Hotels with Kalee, Majestic, Palace and Astor House four icons of the Shanghai luxury hotel.