THE ONE Executive Suites managed by Kempinski – Shanghai received the Top Stylish Hotel Award for “2012 The Best New Opening Quality Hotel” during the ceremony jointly organized by the International Channel Shanghai (ICS), main portal style.sina.com.cn and Grand Hotels magazine on 30 November 2012 in Shanghai.
The Top Stylish Hotel Award, which is given on the famous You Are the Chef annual ceremony, has been successfully held three times since 2010, and it recognizes international five-star hotels in Mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau and Tai Wan, which excel in delivering goods and showing unique styles. There are over 1000 hotels participating in evaluation and election each year.
Since March, 2007 when it began cooperating with “You are the Chef” TV program, Grand Hotels magazine has been making good use of its abundant hotel resources, carefully selecting from the luxury hotels in Shanghai and other Chinese cities and talented hotel chefs in the hope of showing the best of the city’s hospitality and culinaryscene to the viewers and readers，who are now able to access “You are the Chef” via TV, magazine and the internet.
“There are only 19 Top Stylish Hotel awards given throughout high-end hotels in China,and we are proud that THE ONE is one of the well selected hotels.” said by Karina Ansos, General Manager of THE ONE Executive Suites managed by Kempinski – Shanghai.
Opened on 12 September 2012, being the only all-suites hotel and residence managed by Kempinski in Shanghai, THE ONE offers guests a luxury home-like staying experience in one of the world’s fastest growing metropolises. This is the second time for THE ONE to win hospitality industry award from opening this year. First one was the "2012 China’s Best Newly Opened Luxury European-style Hotel " of the Golden Pillow Award on 19 June, 2012.
“THE ONE is created to offer a different option for corporate guests in a city abundant of cookie-cutter luxury hotels: a spacious, home-like space in which to relax, without sacrificing the comfort of a five-star hotel.” said Karina Ansos, General Manager of THE ONE Executive Suites managed by Kempinski – Shanghai, “As a Kempinski hotel who is notable for high service standard, we bring our impeccable but highly personalized service to our guests. We are dedicated to creating a home environment for all the guests as well as an enjoyable community for long-term guests.”
About the hotel:
THE ONE is located in the business center of Jing’an District, five minutes’ walk from the upscale shops and metro station on Nanjing Xi Lu, Shanghai’s busiest commercial area which is known as “China’s No.1 Street” to many locals, tourists and expats. The hotel is just a short taxi ride to Pudong’s business district, Xintiandi, the Bund, the French Concession, making it accessible to almost anywhere else in the center of Shanghai.
Designed by world-renowned hospitality interior design firm HBA, THE ONE achieves a unique avant-garde style with a mix of contemporary pieces, traditional Chinese and European Art Deco design elements. It offers 244 spacious guest suites and private residences, which, ranging between 62-600 square meters, are among the largest in the city. A choice of studio, one-, two- or three-bedroom suite accommodations are equipped with high-speed wireless Internet, flat-screen televisions, and connections for MP3 players and iPods. Each suite’s expansive bathroom has separate rain showers and bathtubs and features state-of-art fittings from Germany, while a fully furnished kitchen or kitchenette is stocked with a full range of European style cooking utensils, cutlery and crockery, creating a perfect home for guests.
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:
Cherry Xu • Marketing & Communications Manager • THE ONE Executive Suites
managed by Kempinski - Shanghai
No. 601 Fengyang Road (Nanjing Road), Shanghai, 200041, P.R. China
Tel +86 21 61571966 • Fax +86 21 60937600