Where to stay in Hong Kong to enjoy personalized comfort and modern, in-room technology
The Peninsula Hotels is a top hotel brand with luxury accommodations throughout the world.
Their portfolio includes The Peninsula Hong Kong, The Peninsula Tokyo and The Peninsula New York, to name a few.
What’s appreciated by The Peninsula Hotels guest is this brand’s unique and elegant design prowess, alongside a progressive drive towards attention to detail and innovation.
And for business travelers a high level of personalized comfort and quality in-room technology are main attractions for them.
Several Peninsula Hotel venues have been commended for providing excellent business services and quality amenities, with the brand voted ‘Best Hotels for Business’ at the 2015 Best in Business Travel Awards.
The Peninsula Hong Kong is the brand’s flagship hotel and was ranked third in the Travel & Leisure 2015 Best Asia City Hotels and is also known as ‘The legendary Grand Dame of the Far East’.
This hotel was first built in 1928 and is Hong Kong’s oldest hotel.
Following stunning renovations guests can enjoy classic Eastern and Weatern styles throughout the hotel, as well as historical artifacts.
This hotel offers 300 spacious, light-filled hotel rooms and suites with high ceilings.
The European-styled decor has Asian influences with artisanal detailing, together with inviting cream and chocolate finishes.
Most of the hotel rooms and suites have stunning city and harbor views, luxurious marble bathrooms and showcase original Chinese ink paintings.
The guestrooms and suites at The Peninsula Hong Kong have all had advanced technology upgrades over the past five years.
Today guests can enjoy a seamless and personalized experience by using plenty of in-room gadgets and accessories, such as interactive digital tablets which are preset to one of 11 different languages.
They can access anything that they need and can even change the lighting or open and shut curtains with just a few taps.
LED touch-screens call down for a valet and room-service, whilst a wireless connection to business equipment (including a fax and scanner) ensures business guests are catered for if they’re working in their rooms.
Free and super-fast Wifi, universal desktop charging stations, 3D televisions and 3D movies are also available, together with internet radio.
General business services at the hotel include a Business Centre where high definition video conferencing, touch screen display systems and wireless microphones are available to use during a business event.
The Peninsula Hotels also have 24 hour check-ins at all of their venues.
Dining at the Peninsula Hong Kong includes several unique restaurants including a luxurious colonial afternoon tea service in the glamorous lobby.
Guests can chose from Felix restaurant which serves modern European cuisine and has breathtaking views, Imasa or Spring Moon.
Whilst Gaddis serves classic French food.
Business travelers can enjoy early breakfasts in the Verandah each day where a wide selection of dishes are set out on a classic buffet.
The Verandah also serves lunch, afternoon tea and dinner.
For wellness, health and relaxation, the hotel’s Roman-themed spa has 14 treatment rooms, there’s a heated indoor pool on the 8th floor and a modern fitness center.
Both of these provide sweeping views of the harbor as well as the southern tip of the Kowloon Peninsula – which provided The Peninsula Hotels brand with its name.
Photography courtesy of The Peninsula Hotels