Kempinski Hotel Jinan (images: © Kempinski Hotels)
The debut of Kempinski Hotel Jinan, a 314-key luxury property designed by Wimberly Interiors, marks Kempinski Hotels’ entry into Shandong Province of China.
The 21st Kempinski hotel in China, this property provides guests with easy access to businesses in the New Springs Town Financial Center and Hanyu Financial Valley.
Arrival in Shandong
The Kempinski Hotel Jinan is located at the top of the imposing Yunding Building. Here, guests can learn about the history and culture of this region, while enjoying the famous brand’s signature approach to hospitality.
“As the capital of Shandong Province, Jinan is an economic hub and a cultural center of the region,” said Christian Wiendieck, General Manager of Kempinski Hotel Jinan. “It enjoys a unique and convenient location, just a 30-minute drive from Yaoqiang International Airport. Next to the terminal in the city, our customers can check in here directly and be on a fast lane to the airport.
Michael henssler, COO for Asia Kempinski Hotels and Managing Director of Key International Hotels Management Co, added, “We are delighted to expand Kempinski Hotels presence in historic Jinan. It is our honor to partner with Jinan Hi-Tech Holding Group on this ambitious project, and we look forward to working together to bring luxury vacation experiences to Shandong to life.
Inspired by nature
Located south of the Yellow River, Jinan is famous for its natural artesian springs as well as its culture. Wimberly Interiors designed the new hotel to reflect the hotel’s attractive surroundings, aided by a lavish palette of emerald greens and golds; these colors and the contemporary style of the interiors are then combined with inspiration drawn from traditional elements of the ‘six arts’, incorporating rituals, music, archery, chariot races, calligraphy and art. arithmetic in the storytelling process.
In total, the Kempinski Hotel Jinan has 314 rooms and suites, spread between 55 and 70 floors, equipped with amenities such as walk-in closets, dining rooms, work spaces and luxury bedding. Patio doors make the most of the city view from every room.
Additionally, Kempinski The Spa is slated to open on the 51st floor at a later date, featuring an infinity pool as well as a gym and yoga room. The hotel also has six restaurants and bars, including The View, which serves Shandong cuisine on the 53rd floor, the Six Arts-themed Spring Palace Chinese Restaurant offering authentic Qi-Lu dishes, the Lobby Lounge for the afternoon tea and European style coffee. Grocery.
Meanwhile, the hotel has over 3,600 m² of event space, including seven banquet rooms and multi-functional conference rooms. The Yunding Banquet Hall alone covers 1,200 m² and its roof garden occupies a total of 1,600 m².