Xintiandi Hotels – 2014 Global Awards for Excellence Finalist
June 16, 2014
About Xintiandi Hotels
Location: Shanghai, China
Developer: Shui On Land Ltd.
Designer: Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates, et al
Size: .565 hectares
The Xintiandi Hotels, two luxury hotels comprising of 62,000 square meters, is located in the heart of Shanghai’s most famous entertainment, shopping and commercial district, Xintiandi. The two hotels, The Langham Xindiandi and the Andaz Xintiandi, are an integral part of the 52 hectare Taipingqiao mixed-use master plan, a referential urban regeneration development in Shanghai.
While each hotel is operated under different management, they both have received numerous international awards and business recognitions as cohesive parts of the overall development. As part of this LEED-Neighborhood Development Gold Rated Community, their innovative design and connection to surrounding context enhance the business of Xintiandi and the value of office and residential buildings of the Taipingqiao community. They complete the mixed-use commercial and tourist functions of the TPQ community and make a great contribution to the formulation of a “Shanghai Municipal Government designated Modern Business and Servicing Hub” right at the heart of Huangpu District. The hotels also play a key role to the cultural and tourism of Xintiandi community as a premier destination in Shanghai.