Anantara Hotels and Resorts will be expanding its portfolio in China with the launch of a new property in the Qingyang district of Chengdu. This luxury hotel is a part of the Essence Chengdu integrated project, and is slated to open in 2021.

Anantara Jinsha Chengdu Hotel will include 150 guestrooms and suites, an all-day dining restaurant, a specialty restaurant, a lobby lounge and a bar/tea lounge. A fitness centre, outdoor and indoor swimming pool, a spa and children’s club are some of the recreational facilities that will be available at this property.

Additionally, the hotel will also offer spacious rooms for organising meetings and social events.

Dillip Rajakarier, chief executive officer of Minor Hotels (owner of Anantara Hotels and Resorts) said, “We are excited to announce the first Anantara in Chengdu, China in partnership with Chengdu Tai Hang Rui Hong Real Estate Co., Ltd. This addition to our portfolio demonstrates our commitment to growth in up and coming destinations, while foreseeing and responding to demand in a way that places us firmly as a strong market leader in Asia Pacific, and beyond.”

Currently, Anantara Hotels and Resorts operates 39 hotels and resorts in 13 countries across Asia Pacific, the Middle East, Europe, Africa and the Indian Ocean.