ibis opens its new flagship hotel in Central and Sheung Wan being the brand's first flagship property in Asia and introducing a vibrant, modern new direction for ibis intended to appeal to the growing number of independent leisure travellers in the region. The launch of the hotel represents a particularly auspicious milestone for Accor, as it pushes the Group’s total number of rooms in Asia-Pacific to above 100,000 for the first time.“We are delighted to witness the opening of this ibis property in Hong Kong, one of our strategic markets in Greater China,” says Mr. Paul Richardson, Chief Operating Officer of Accor Greater China.
Ideally located in central Hong Kong, ibis Hong Kong Central and Sheung Wan represent the brand’s new flagship property for Greater China. The opening of the hotel strengthens Accor’s presence in this market and will help us furthe promote the ibis brand throughout the region.
The opening of the hotel is of significant importance to the ibis brand’s parent company, Accor, which now operates more than 100,000 rooms in the Asia-Pacific region. “I am proud to announce that Accor’s network has grown beyond 100,000 rooms in Asia-Pacific, with the opening of ibis Hong Kong Central and Sheung Wan,” said Mr. Michael Issenberg, Chairman and Chief Operating Officer, Accor Asia-Pacific . “It is only fitting that we celebrate this milestone at this stylish hotel, which represents a new flagship for the ibis brand in the region and emphasizes our commitment to offering our customers an exceptional economy hotel product.”
The 550-room property was designed and built from the ground up to be an ibis flagship is one of the first in Asia to showcase the brand’s new identity, being rolled out across the world. Ibis Hong Kong Central and Sheung Wan offers quality accommodation and the peace of mind of staying with an international chain. At ibis, travellers can ensure their well-being at the best price.
Bright, fresh design is complemented by a young and energetic team that will deliver all the essential services of a modern hotel, around the clock. The hotel offers a full eight hours of breakfast service beginning at 4am, with drinks and snacks offered at the 24-hour bar. Complimentary Wi-Fi Internet access service is available throughout the hotel. In addition, a 15-minute satisfaction promise applies to guest services delivered through breakfast, guestroom, snacks and bar.
ibis Hong Kong Central and Sheung Wan features three room types: Studio, City View, and – offering spectacular views of Hong Kong’s famous harbour – the high-level Harbour View rooms. Light wood timber floors, 3-metre high ceilings and large bay view windows give the rooms a spacious, modern and inviting feel. Complimentary Wi-Fi Internet access service, 32-inch LCD TV, coffee and tea making facilities and personal bathroom amenities complete in-room facilities.