Canopy by Hilton Brings Lifestyle Brand to Hangzhou
Canopy offers a refreshing urban oasis by Jinsha Lake -- where business, leisure and nature unite
November 19, 2019
Canopy by Hilton Hangzhou Jinsha Lake is now operating in the thriving Qiantang New Area of Hangzhou East, offering guests exclusive views of the Jinsha Lake.
The 10-storey, 179-room hotel provides energizing stays for business travelers and cultured vacationers. As a waterfront hotel Canopy is located in the heart of Qiantang New Area of Hangzhou East for a sweet urban resort experience coupled with the city’s best views of Jinsha lake. The new hotel marks the brand’s twelfth property. It is owned by Hangzhou Economic & Technological Development Asset Management Group and managed by Hilton.
The land there was once a wetland for farmers in a living location dating back more than 2,200 years. The neighborhood where Canopy by Hilton Hangzhou Jinsha Lake resides has transformed into a hotbed for technological innovation and a growing destination for business events. The hotel is only few blocks away from shopping and dining outlets and the soon-to-launch Grand Theatre. It provides the perfect base to discover local cuisine or enjoy a relaxing stroll along the lake’s shore.
Guests get direct access to Hangzhou Metro Line 1 for quick connections to business districts, major scenic destinations, and Hangzhou East Railway Station. Xiaoshan International Airport is 25 just 30 minutes away by car.
“With the rapid development of the high-tech and manufacturing industry, Hangzhou Qiantang New Area has immense potential in attracting leisure and business travelers,” said Qian Jin, area president for Greater China and Mongolia, Hilton. “Following the success of the brand’s Asia Pacific debut in Chengdu, we are underscoring our commitment to maintain strong growth momentum in Greater China.”
Canopy by Hilton Hangzhou Jinsha Lake has been carefully designed to incorporate the art and culture of Hangzhou. Upon arrival at the hotel lobby, Canopy Central, guests see the white ceramic centerpiece floating above the lobby inspired by the Osmanthus, the city’s flower that is traditionally planted in front of local homes. The 3D-grafted decorative wall panels along the hotel corridors feature continuously changing illustrations of aquatic plants and marsh birds, immersing guests in the nature of Hangzhou.
At Canopy by Hilton, local flavors are a central. The hotel’s cafe, Geli, a seasonal menu is enjoyed with lake views. At night, the space transforms into a social bar with tastings of local teas, craft cocktails, micro-brews. Guests can also enjoy a selection of healthy refreshments and a local ice jelly dessert throughout the day at the cafe lounge. With insider tips from friendly hotel team members called Enthusiasts, guests can get needed information on neighborhood destinations, such as Longhu Paradise Walk, for an experience of local flavors.
Rooms and Amenities
Most of the guest rooms come with panoramic lake views. Also available are 25 pairs of connecting rooms for larger parties. Each room is equipped with a Serta mattress and ZoneActive 5-Zone Foam Topper, to engineer the right amount of support with Serta Cool Balance® Technology that manages temperature control. Other room amenities include Canopy’s signature “uncloseted” closet, a 55-inch TV, Nespresso machine, generous workspace, and complimentary Wi-Fi. Suites offer even more space and privacy, plus thoughtful extras such as robes and Canopy socks.
Guests also have access to a 24-hour fitness center and the vibrant Jinsha Lake Park features a jogging track for those who want to mix it up with a natural setting. Canopy bikes are available, making exploring the local neighborhood easy.
Meet and Explore
Featuring five function rooms, Canopy by Hilton Hangzhou Jinsha Lake can accommodate small scale business meetings, weddings or other intimate occasions. All function rooms provide natural daylight with stunning lake views. The hotel also offers a spacious outdoor venue by the lakefront beach, suitable for social gatherings or events.
Fun, local experiences can be customized for individuals and groups: a silk factory tour with a silk craft lesson, factory tours of local enterprises, and hidden gems in the neighborhood.
To celebrate the hotel’s opening, Hilton Honors members will earn an additional 1,000 Points per night — up to a maximum of 3,000 Hilton Honors Points — for bookings through February 13th, 2020, when booking directly with Hilton.
Hilton’s lifestyle brand, Canopy by Hilton, was conceived as a place in the neighborhood to relax and recharge, offering simple guest-directed service, comfortable spaces and thoughtfully local choices. Each hotel is designed as a natural extension of its neighborhood and delivers a fresh approach to hospitality and the guest experience. There are nearly 10 Canopy properties open around the globe and more than 40 under development across 13 countries and territories.