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The 2012 Golfers’ Choice Awards --Choice New Hotel Award

August 20, 2012, Sanya, China, – Kempinski Hotel Haitang Bay Sanya has been awarded "Choice New Hotel" at 2012 Golfers’ Choice Awards presented by Golf Vocation. The annual "Golfers' Choice Award" is an important award in the golf and tourism industry, aimed to elect excellent golf products makers and service providers in Chinese mainland and HK.

This year, with the voting by 72 golf associations with more than 88,000 members in Hong Kong and China, it has generated about 80 awards for the hotels, resorts, golf brands and consumer brands which are the most representable choices in golfers’ mind.

“As just open for eight months, it is our honor to be reconised as 「Choice New Hotel」 by Golfers’ Choice Awards 2012,  which encourages us to aim higher to be the best preferable resort by continuous dedication to excellence in guest service, and to provide a home away from home to the most descerning travellers from around the world. ” said by Mr. Istvan Kovacs, Resident Manager.

The Kempinski Hotel Haitang Bay Sanya is located directly opposite Wuzhizhou Island, 25 minutes away from Sanya Phoenix International Airport. The hotel is made up of main building, villas, conference centre, golf & Spa. European luxury standards and traditional Chinese wood-carved design elements combine in 576 elegantly decorated guest rooms and 52 luxuriously appointed villas. Guests can choose to transfer to their rooms or to one of the hotel’s restaurants by private gondola along the 1200 meters sea-water river.

The Grand Ballroom and eleven Meeting Rooms have been designed to suit a variety of conference and meeting needs. The facilities are equipped with the latest A/V equipment; the 1,500 m2 Grand Ballroom can host events for up to 1,200 people. Chinese and International cuisines are featured at the hotel’s restaurants, Café K features cuisine from the four corners of the world and Yuen Court for Cantonese. Our Executive Chef and his team are preparing to surprise guests with an array of elegant culinary creations.

The Art Centre is spectacularly located, surrounded by the river and golf course. It has been built brick by brick from an old Shanghai-style house previously owned by Mr. Du Yue Sheng (20th century Chinese celebrity). The 18-hole putting green blends perfectly into the picturesque garden. Outdoor swimming pools, fitness centre, kids’ club and many other recreational facilities complete the menu offering.


Editor’s Notes:

Created in 1897, Kempinski Hotels is Europe’s oldest luxury hotel group. Kempinski’s rich heritage of impeccable personal service and superb hospitality is complemented by the exclusivity and individuality of its properties. Kempinski now comprises a portfolio of 73 five-star hotels in 31 countries and continues to add new properties in Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia. Each one reflects the strength and success of the Kempinski brand without losing sight of its heritage. The portfolio comprises historic landmark properties, award-winning urban lifestyle hotels, outstanding resorts, and prestigious residences. Each one imbues the quality guests have come to expect from Kempinski while embracing the cultural traditions of its location. Kempinski is a founding member of the Global Hotel Alliance (GHA), the world’s largest alliance of independent hotels.


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For further press information contact:

Lydia Liu • Marketing & Communications Manager


Kempinski Hotel Haitang Bay Sanya

No.2 Haitang North Road • 572013 Sanya • Hainan Island • China

Tel +86 898 8865 5555 • Fax +86 898 8865 5588