Banyan Tree Hotels and Resorts has opened its newest property some 2,500 metres above sea level in the mountains of China’s Sichuan province. The new 209-key Banyan Tree Jiuzhaigou is set amidst the foliage and lakes of Jiuzhaigou, an area known for its waterfalls, lakes and Tibetan culture.
The resort offers 360-degree panoramic views of the region, while activities include visits to nearby villages, fruit picking, tours of Jiuzhaigou National Park and high-tech live-action cultural performances. The Fairy Pool, Zoige Grassland and nearby Jiuzhai Yunling Golf Club, which includes 18 holes across 46 hectares of forest, add to the local attractions.
Meanwhile, the resort itself offers a Banyan Tree Spa and a kids’ club. Rooms span a total of five categories, ranging from 65 sqm Garden rooms to the 130 sqm Panoramic suite. The resort even includes a 325 sqm Presidential suite for those looking to make the most of their stay.
Five F&B outlets are located within the hotel, offering international, Cantonese and Sichuan cuisine along with a hot pot restaurant, café and bar. There are also a number of local restaurants located around the hotel.
For corporate events, five venues including a 600 sqm ballroom are also part of the property.
As part of the opening, Banyan Tree Jiuzhaigou is providing a number of promotional offers until June 30 this year, ranging from exploration-themed stays to more intimate trips.