Mar 292011
Ritz Carlton Hong Kong Executive Suite

Ritz Carlton Hong Kong - Executive Suite

The Ritz-Carlton, Hong Kong makes a triumphant return to the city when it opens as the world’s tallest hotel on March 29, 2011.

Occupying floors 102 to 118 of The International Commerce Centre (ICC) in Hong Kong, occupying floors 102 to 118Tallest hotel in world Ritz Carlton

Occupying floors 102 to 118 of The International Commerce Centre Hong Kong - the Ritz Carlton is the Tallest Hotel in the World

Located at the very top of the International Commerce Centre (ICC) in Hong Kong, occupying floors 102 to 118 of this magnificent building, the hotel represents the very pinnacle of luxury and excellence in Asia’s World City.

The Ritz-Carlton, Hong Kong is the newest addition to the brand’s growing global portfolio of 75 luxury properties and its 16th hotel in Asia.

The sense of arrival is breathtaking with views of Victoria Harbour and the iconic Hong Kong skyline as the backdrop. Guests will be welcomed into the arrival lobby on the 9th floor before being transported up to the hotel lobby on the 103rd floor where panoramic views over Hong Kong await them.

The hotel’s 312 guest rooms all offer spectacular city and harbour views. Starting at 50 square metres for a Deluxe Room, and reaching 365 square metres for the magnificent Ritz-Carlton Suite, rooms provide state-of-the-art technology including WiFi, iPod docking stations, Blu-ray DVD players and flat screen TVs. In addition, Club room guests can enjoy the panoramic view from the Ritz-Carlton Club Lounge with complimentary food and beverage presentations 24 hours a day.

The Club also gives guests access to a dedicated Club Concierge, work stations, meeting rooms and WiFi throughout.

Perhaps the jewel in the crown is Ozone located on the hotel’s 118th floor. This sleek, stylish and contemporary restaurant and bar will set a new benchmark for Hong Kong’s drinking and dining scene. Offering contemporary Asian tapas, signature cocktails and a stylish wine list, Ozone has bar and restaurant seating in zoned sections and the world’s highest al fresco terrace where guests can indulge in the incredible views over the city.

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