InterContinental Hong Kong

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InterContinental Hong Kong
InterContinental Hong Kong 201108.jpg
InterContinental Hong Kong in 2011
General information
Location Salisbury Road, Tsim Sha Tsui
Hong Kong
Opening June 2001 (2001-06)
Website
InterContinental Hong Kong official website

InterContinental Hong Kong (Chinese: 香港洲際酒店) is an InterContinental hotel in Hong Kong. It is located on 18 Salisbury Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, on the former site of Holt's Wharf.

History[edit]

Night exterior of InterContinental Hong Kong in 2007

The hotel was opened as The Regent Hong Kong (Chinese: 麗晶酒店) and it was originally owned and managed by New World Development.

In June 2001, New World sold the hotel to Six Continents plc for GB£241 million. Six Continents (now InterContinental Hotels Group PLC) then rebranded the property as the InterContinental Hong Kong.

Facilities[edit]

The Presidential Suite, billed at US$13,715 per night, is listed at number 15 on World's 15 most expensive hotel suites complied by CNN Travel in 2012.[1]

Japanese restaurant 'Nobu', part of the restaurant concept by chef Nobuyuki "Nobu" Matsuhisa is based at the hotel, since December 2006.[2][3] The restaurant was listed at no. 15 on Asia's Top 20 Restaurants of the Miele Guide in the 2009/2010 edition.[4] It was also listed at no. 16 for the 2008/2009[5] and 2010/2011 editions.[6]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Arnold, Helen (25 March 2012). "World's 15 most expensive hotel suites". CNN Travel. Retrieved 2012-04-11. 
  2. ^ "NOBU InterContinental Hong Kong: New-style Japanese". CNN Travel. 12 November 2009. Retrieved 6 December 2012. 
  3. ^ Lam, Tiffany (12 November 2009). "Nobu comes to Hong Kong for his birthday party". CNN Travel. Retrieved 6 December 2012. 
  4. ^ Li, Zoe (1 October 2009). "Hong Kong restaurants top the Miele Guide". CNN Travel. Retrieved 6 December 2012. 
  5. ^ "Asia's Top 20 for 2008/2009". Miele Guide. Retrieved 6 December 2012. 
  6. ^ "Asia's Top 20 for 2010/2011". Miele Guide. Retrieved 6 December 2012. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 22°17′36.5″N 114°10′26.2″E / 22.293472°N 114.173944°E / 22.293472; 114.173944