With an extremely favourable location at the Tsim Sha Tsui area, InterContinental Hong Kong enjoys a privileged position at the heart of the city’s business, shopping and entertainment hubs. A close proximity to the famous Kowloon waterfront, Victoria Harbour and Hong Kong Island, this premier luxury destination is a hot favourite amongst tourists traveling to Hong Kong.
Over the years, Hong Kong has developed into a fascinating city, complete with the enticements of a world class city. Therefore, business as well as leisure travellers have chosen this city as a favoured holiday destination. And the InterContinental Hong Kong welcomes its guests with the aim of providing a unique experience.
Accommodation facilities at the InterContinental
Guests checking into the fascinating rooms and suites at the InterContinental Hong Kong can be assured of receiving the best of hospitality and services. The 495 rooms at this hotel are well equipped with modern amenities and you can also enjoy the services of a private butler. And if you wish to indulge in the beauty of the Hong Kong Island or the waterfront at Victoria Harbour, you’ll not be disappointed. Two-thirds of the rooms at this luxury facility offer amazing views of these famous tourist attractions. The elegant and sophisticated décor of the rooms have been accentuated with fine furnishing, rich silks and exquisite Asian art pieces.
All guestrooms at the InterContinental Hong Kong can be described as lavish living spaces. The ultra-comfortable rooms have been designed to take care of the guests’ needs. Hi-tech facilities in the form of i-Pod docking stations, 37 inch LCD television sets, high-speed wireless internet connectivity, home theatre systems, CD/DVD players and sound systems have been installed in the rooms. A work space has also been designed to cater to the business guests. All rooms are also well appointed with huge marble bathrooms that have separate stall showers and sunken bath tubs.
But, if you are choosing a suite at the InterContinental, you’ll be treated with some of the finest amenities on offer. Junior, Executive, Deluxe, Terrace, CEO and Presidential suites can be selected at the premier hotel. While the Deluxe suites offer spacious living quarters, the Terrace suites are contemporary living areas that boast of a huge outdoor terrace that also houses a Jacuzzi. Offering panoramic views of the Hong Kong Island and Victoria Harbour, this one bedroom suite is perfect for a couple.
However, if you are choosing the CEO suite, be prepared to be ushered into a 5000 square feet suite with a distinct bedroom, living area, meeting room, dining area, a private outdoor terrace and a wet bar. The Presidential suite, on the other hand, comprises the finest suites at the hotel and is a stunning duplex suite that will mesmerize you with its beauty, elegance and world class amenities. It even has a rooftop terrace, swimming pool, Jacuzzi, steam and sauna rooms.
Facilities offered by the InterContinental
InterContinental Hong Kong is renowned for its fine facilities and services. Every room and suite at the hotel is well appointed with 37 inch television sets, 45 inch TVs in suites, high speed wireless broadband internet connectivity, home theatre system, cable networks, fax machines, two line speaker phones, in-room safes, hairdryers, bathrobes, towels and branded toiletries. Even duvets and down pillows are available in the rooms.
Apart from the in-room amenities, the InterContinental Hong Kong boasts of an efficient concierge desk and its chauffeur driven fleet of Mercedes Benz limousines, Rolls Royce and Bentleys, which are often used for transferring guests to and from the airport. Even secretarial and translation services are available at this premier hotel. And if you are looking for a private space where you can relax and conduct business, check out the Club InterContinental situated on the hotel’s second level. This exclusive area provides breathtaking views of the Hong Kong skyline and the harbour. You can also enjoy buffet breakfasts, evening cocktails and afternoon tea at the elite club.
Dining opportunities at the InterContinental
If you are trying to indulge in some of the finest dining experiences in Hong Kong, the InterContinental’s wide array of restaurants and eating joints would certainly fulfill your wish. With acclaimed dishes by renowned chef Alaine Ducasse, the Spoon restaurant would let you taste contemporary French cuisine. And if you are on the look out for fine Japanese food, NOBU would take you on a gastronomic journey.
However, if you are staying in Hong Kong, you’ll certainly be inclined towards tasting authentic Cantonese cuisine and Yan Toh Heen is ready to dish up fine Chinese and Cantonese delicacies. To enjoy casual dining with Asian and Western fares, head to the Harbourside, which is literally placed at the edge of the harbour and offers amazing views of the waterfront. And meat lovers can taste exotic steaks at the Steak House where you can also sample an impressive selection of fine wines.
Amazing business services
The business services offered by the InterContinental Hong Kong are quite remarkable. Therefore, business guests find this luxury hotel to be extremely convenient. The state-of-the-art business centre at the hotel is well appointed with round the clock business services like fax machines, computers, internet connectivity, telephones, printers and photocopiers. It is also capable of handling tasks such as postage and delivery.
Wonderful venue for meetings and events
If you choose the InterContinental Hong Kong for your meetings and events, it will definitely turn out to be a successful affair. The spacious meeting rooms are perfect for hosting smaller meetings or parties. The Ballroom, on the contrary has enough room to make space for large exhibitions and events. It promises to transform a mundane affair into an awesome experience, adding the special InterContinental touch.
Relaxing Spa and Fitness Centre
After a hectic day, if you want to completely pamper your senses, there is no better place than the I-Spa. The reviving therapies and treatments doled out by the spa would melt away all your tensions and worries, allowing you to relax and rejuvenate in a soothing atmosphere.
The hotel also has facilities for Tai-Chi and Yoga classes. A world class fitness centre, appointed with the best of equipments welcomes guests to enjoy a great workout session.
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