Harbour Plaza 8 Degrees has stunned the hotel industry with The Best Designer Hotel 2009 award that it gained at the Travel Fair (Guangdong International Tourism and Culture Festivals 2009 Star Hotels Show) recently held in Guangzhou, while the hotel is still celebrating its opening a month ago.
Harbour Plaza 8 Degrees distinctive design, including its renowned optical illusion lobby, has won the hearts of many who expressed their adoration through voting on participating various public travel communication channels both on and off-line at the fair organized by the Tourism Administration of Guangdong Province and the GZL International Travel Service Co, Ltd.
The Fair, held at Poly World Trade Center Expo (Pazhou) Guangzhou, has attracted travel service providers worldwide including over 300 international hotels and hotel groups and more than 800 exhibitors including over 1,000 international associations from Australia, Russia, South America, Chile, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam, Macau and major cities in Mainland China. The awards were based on various aspects including overall service quality. Other award categories in the 2009 Star Hotels Show consisted of Most Popular Star Hotel, Most Attractive Star Hotel, Most Characteristic Hotel, Most Romantic Star Hotel, New Hotel Star and Star Resorts Hotel.
We are very proud of our achievements during such a short period of time and look for many more to come says General Manager, Christina Cheng. More so, I am so happy and fortunate to be working alongside such an exceptional group of people who have and will continue to bring a kindred spirit to the hospitality industry.
About Harbour Plaza 8 Degrees
An upscale hotel located near the former Kai Tak Airport area, Harbour Plaza 8 Degrees features 702 charming down to basics design and earthly tone guestrooms with well-equipped modern furnishings and amenities providing comfortable living at great value. One large banquet room divisible to 9 meeting rooms with over 4,500 sq. ft of space equipped with multi-function room lighting and the latest audio-visual technology, two stylish restaurants with series of delightful Asian and International cuisine and one inviting bar, a full service Business Centre, an appealing Harbour Club Lounge, a state-of-the-art Fitness Centre and a distinctively shaped outdoor Swimming Pool and Whirlpool surrounded by lush landscaping. Close to shopping and entertainment areas including MTR Hunghom Station, Kowloon Bay shopping and the bustling district of Tsimshatsui. All reachable by the hotels complimentarily green shuttle bus thats not just a ride but also a city tour through one of Hong Kongs oldest district. From this distinctive location, you can easily explore the city centre on foot.