Kengo Kuma designs Hyatt Regency Beijing, Wangjing; eyes 2017 opening in China

Hyatt Hotels Corporation has announced that a Hyatt affiliate entered into a management agreement with Beijing Lixing Property Development Co., Ltd for a new Hyatt Regency hotel in Beijing. Expected to open in 2017, Hyatt Regency Beijing, Wangjing will be the first Hyatt Regency in this key gateway city, joining the two existing Hyatt-branded hotels, Park Hyatt Beijing and Grand Hyatt Beijing (pictured below).

Located in northeastern Beijing, Hyatt Regency Beijing, Wangjing will be part of a mixed use development, comprised of the hotel, three high-end office buildings, retail spaces, and a central park area. Designed by architect Kengo Kuma, the hotel will be integrated into the adjacent park with a sunken garden and green elements throughout the premises, providing a perfect communal space for relaxation or business in the surrounding community.

When it opens, Hyatt Regency Beijing, Wangjing will feature 349 guestrooms, an array of restaurants and bars, multi-functional event spaces, a fitness center, a spa, and a swimming pool.

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Hyatt Regency hotels are located in urban, suburban, airport, convention and resort destinations around the world. Properties range in size up to more than 2,000 rooms, feature intimate and large meeting spaces, and offer a range of services and dining options tailored to serve the needs of conventions, business travelers or resort vacationers.

Hyatt Hotels Corporation, headquartered in Chicago, is a hospitality company. The company's subsidiaries manage, franchise, own and develop hotels and resorts under the Hyatt, Park Hyatt, Andaz, Grand Hyatt, Hyatt Regency, Hyatt Place, Hyatt House, Hyatt Zilara, and Hyatt Ziva brand names and have locations on six continents. Hyatt Residential Group, Inc., a Hyatt Hotels Corporation subsidiary, develops, operates, markets or licenses Hyatt Residences and Hyatt Residence Club. As of September 30, 2013, the company's worldwide portfolio consisted of 535 properties in 47 countries.

Another Hyatt property in Beijing, Grand Hyatt Beijing

 

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