AC Hotels by Marriott, part of Marriott Bonvoy, has announced the opening of AC Hotel Chengdu North, which marks the lifestyle brand’s debut in Southwest China.

Located at the junction of Chengdu’s Jinniu and Xindu districts, the new hotel is part of the Phoenix Mountain Sports Park complex, a multi-functional commercial center integrating sports, art, business and entertainment.

AC Hotel Chengdu North is approximately 25km from Chengdu East railway station, and about 36km from Chengdu’s Shuangliu International airport.

The hotel features 240 guest rooms and suites, all equipped with 55in high-definition LCD TVs, walk-in showers, and complimentary high-speed wifi.

AC Hotel Chengdu North has an all-day dining restaurant – AC Kitchen – which serves “Spanish-style dishes and local Chengdu specialties as breakfast”.

There is also AC Lounge – an alfresco dining space and bar, as well as a 24-hour gym.

“We are delighted to welcome AC Hotel’s debut in Chengdu, Sichuan. With practical comfort and balanced function, we look forward to welcoming guests to the AC Hotel Chengdu North with a design-driven lifestyle, delightful F&B experience of creative cocktails and the brand’s signature lavender turndown for a refreshing journey,” said Owen Wang, general manager of AC Hotel Chengdu North.

AC Hotels now has more than 225 hotels in operation across 33 countries.