Renovated in 2006, this air-conditioned city hotel is an oasis of calm and comprises a total of 597 rooms including 9 suites spread over 16 floors. Amongst the facilities count a foyer with a 24-hour reception desk, a safe, a currency exchange facility and a lift in addition to a café, a hairdressing salon, conference facilities and a public Internet access/ WLAN (fees apply). The 5 restaurants and a bar offer a varied choice of cuisine including Cantonese, German, modern European and international buffet. Fees apply for use of the room and laundry services; there is a car park for those arriving by car.
Nestled in the very heart of Kowloon's bustling city centre, the hotel is in the commercial business and entertainment district of Tsim Sha Tsui as well as within the main shopping area of Kowloon. It is only a 2-minute walk to the MTR (Hong Kong's underground Mass Transit Railway) and 5 minutes on foot to the Star Ferry to Hong Kong Island and boat tour piers. Kowloon Park is 500 m away and it is approximately 5 km to Lan Kwai Fong/ Soho, 6 km to Temple Street night market, 7 km to Ocean Park & Middle Kingdom and around 9 km to Repulse Bay Beach. Chek Lap Kok international airport is an approximately 45-minute drive away.
All of the tastefully furbished rooms and suites feature a bathroom with a hairdryer, a direct dial telephone, a colour TV with satellite and cable channels, an in-house film channel, a radio, an internal message system, Internet access and a hire safe. Furthermore, a minibar, a fridge, tea and coffee making facilities, ironing equipment, individually controllable air conditioning and either 2 double beds or 1 king-sized bed come as standard. Selected rooms have a fax machine to make use of.
Complimentary health and fitness facilities include an outdoor swimming pool, a fully air-conditioned gym, a sauna and steam baths. Cardiovascular and strength training equipment, lockers, showers and toilets are available in the fitness centre.
All meals are available in a buffet form; lunch and the evening meal may alternatively be taken à la carte or chosen from a menu. Drinks are inclusive.
American Express, Diners Club, JCB, MasterCard and VISA are all accepted.
Take North Lantau Expressway and follow Route 3 onto West Kowloon Expressway in the direction of Jordan and Tsim Sha Tsui.
Check-in is from 2 pm; check-out must be completed by 12 noon. The reception is open in the evenings. Pets are not permitted at this hotel. There is a kids-eat-for-free programme to take advantage of. The 24-hour lounge and a porter service may be taken advantage of. Pool and poolside bar opening hours: in the summer, from 7 am until 9 pm; in the winter, from 7 am until 7 pm. Gym, sauna and steam bath hours: open daily from 6 am until 11 pm.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV
HiFi stereo system
Iron and board
King size bed