Intercontinental Shenzhen Hotel – An Extravagant Stay That Promises Luxurious Comfort

Review of InterContinental Shenzhen | 9009 Shennan Road, Overseas Chinese Town
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Shenzhen, China has developed significantly over the years and it is now one of the key commercial hubs and tourist attractions in North Asia. Easily accessible by air to Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport or a short ferry ride from Hongkong city, Shenzhen attracts both business and leisure visitors every year. Be it for leisure or business visit, you may want to consider staying at one of the most established hotel chains. Intercontinental Shengzhen was built in 2007. Well-known for its distinctive Spanish and fusion theme, this luxurious 5-star hotel promises a comfortable stay in Shenzhen for all types of travelers.

Located near to a major tourist attraction

intercontinental shenzhen hotel – an extravagant stay that promises luxurious comfort | located near to a major tourist attraction

Strategically located along Shennan road in the Futian Business district, visitors can arrange for private limousine transfer with the hotel at a charge or take a taxi from the airport or ferry terminal. Situated less than 10 minutes away from the hotel is one of the key tourist attractions in Shenzhen – Window of the World, which holds miniature replicas of manmade wonders around the world. You can capture pictures such as the Eiffel towers to Roman Colosseum in one place! Identifying the attraction is also a good way of directing the taxi driver. You should let them know that Intercontinental Shenzhen is very near to Window of the World and they would get you to the hotel easily.

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Presenting a Ferrari-inspired piano at its lounge

intercontinental shenzhen hotel – an extravagant stay that promises luxurious comfort | presenting a ferrari-inspired piano at its lounge

Upon arriving at the hotel, you will be warmly welcomed by the hotel staff, dressed in Spanish costumes. Check-in process is swift and the staffs are able to speak various languages. The hotel lounge is spacious and well-designed. In the evening, the lounge will be full of visitors and guests enjoying a drink over the beautiful music played by the pianist on an exclusive Schimmel Pegasus Grand CC 208 Piano. It was mentioned that there are limited pieces of such pianos in the world and Intercontinental Shenzhen is proud to be one of its owners.

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Gain a unique dining experience on a Pirate ship

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Like most 5 stars hotel, the hotel offers a wide variety of dining options. Breakfast is complimentary with the stay and the buffet spread is extremely generous. One of the exciting experiences at Intercontinental Shenzhen will be the Galleon Restaurant and Bar. This interesting restaurant bar is in a Caribbean ship where it is not exactly visible at the ground level. However, if you look down from your hotel room, you will be wondering why the hotel would place a massive ship structure in the pool within the hotel compound. Hidden like a gem behind the hotel, this sensational structure is in fact a bar, which offers food, drinks as well as a live band! Visitors are highly recommended to ‘board’ the ship for a unique dining experience.

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Relax in the spacious spa-like bathroom

intercontinental shenzhen hotel – an extravagant stay that promises luxurious comfort | relax in the spacious spa-like bathroom

One of the key features of the Intercontinental Shenzhen hotel is the large, modern spa-like bathrooms. The spacious bathroom offers both standing shower and a luxurious bathtub, which can fit 2 people while offering a view to your balcony and the surrounding buildings. Additionally, there is a television in the bathroom next to the bathtub and the touch-up corner so you can enjoy a show while soaking your fatigue away. The vanity corner in the bathroom, consisting of a big mirror, a bench, hairdryer is a huge hit especially for the ladies. The balcony comes with a couch, which makes it a good chill out corner, especially in autumn or spring where you can enjoy the cold breeze with a beer or admire the surrounding views. There is definitely an option to draw down the blinds in the bathroom!

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An environment-friendly 5-star hotel

intercontinental shenzhen hotel – an extravagant stay that promises luxurious comfort | an environment-friendly 5-star hotel

For environment-lovers, you will be pleased to know that Intercontinental Shenzhen is an IHG Green Engage Hotel, which measures its daily carbon footprints. Room guests can also play their part in indicating that they wish to reuse their bed linens and towels. You will find a card in your room, requesting you to place this card on the bed if you do not wish to change the liners the next day or place your used towels in the bathtubs only if you want them to be changed. In that way, both the staff and the visitors can play their part in ensuring the sustainability of our environment!

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An unforgettable stay

With the spa-like bathroom, beautiful guest rooms and unique dining experience on a ship, Intercontinental Shenzhen offers an unforgettable stay for its guests. The hotel is a great choice to those seeking a luxurious vacation or a comfortable business trip.

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Themed dinner nights Water sport facilities (on site) Shuttle service (additional charge) Free parking Currency exchange Water slide Live music/performance Shared lounge/TV area Car hire Pub crawls Family rooms Non-smoking throughout CCTV in common areas Kids' outdoor play equipment Garden Dry cleaning Restaurant Safety deposit box Airport shuttle Kid meals Air conditioning Snack bar Luggage storage Soundproof rooms Shoeshine Security alarm Bar Grocery deliveries 24-hour front desk Fitness centre Kid-friendly buffet Spa and wellness centre On-site parking 24-hour security Outdoor pool BBQ facilities ATM/cash machine on site Happy hour Newspapers Bridal suite Barber/beauty shop Daily housekeeping Outdoor pool (seasonal) Hot tub/jacuzzi Heating Concierge service Packed lunches Tour or class about local culture Private parking Designated smoking area Gift shop Non-smoking rooms Sauna Massage Water park Ticket service WiFi available in all areas Fax/photocopying Indoor pool (all year) Chapel/shrine Indoor pool Internet services Golf course (within 3 km) Meeting/banquet facilities Tour desk Cooking class Facilities for disabled guests Ironing service Fire extinguishers Children television networks Live sport events (broadcast) Indoor play area Smoke alarms Lift Swimming Pool Room service Sun terrace Mini-market on site Lockers Shops (on site) Express check-in/check-out VIP room facilities Private check-in/check-out Business centre Airport shuttle (additional charge) Parking Baby safety gates CCTV outside property Aerobics WiFi Kids' club Terrace Laundry Children's playground Breakfast in the room Free WiFi
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