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Pan Pacific Hotels Group to launch Pan Pacific Tianjin

Published Date: 29 March 2012

Singapore, 29 March, 2012 – Pan Pacific Hotels Group has announced it will open Pan Pacific Tianjin in 2014.

Located in the largest harbour city in Northern China and offering panoramic views of Haihe River, the 330-room Pan Pacific Tianjin is situated near the Central Business District and easily accessible via major modes of transport. The hotel is part of The Esplanade, a mixed-use development by Tianjin UOL Xiwang Real Estate Development Co. Ltd. that also comprises residential apartments, a retail mall and office tower.

For dining and unwinding, Pan Pacific Tianjin features an all-day dining restaurant, a Chinese restaurant and a lobby lounge. The hotel is also home to a selection of business and recreational facilities including an executive lounge and business centre, an indoor swimming pool, a state-of-the-art health club and spa, along with a selection of meeting and function spaces. In addition, guests staying at the hotel can enjoy direct access to the retail mall.

"Pan Pacific Tianjin marks our ongoing commitment to grow our brand footprint in China, a key growth market for the Group." said A. Patrick Imbardelli, President and Chief Executive of Pan Pacific Hotels Group.

"China has experienced unprecedented levels in its tourism visitors and travel flows into the country will continue to soar. Pan Pacific Tianjin is well-positioned for these opportunities and we look forward to introducing the brand's promise of enriching experiences to more guests."

The Group unveiled its refreshed brand proposition for Pan Pacific in September last year, anchored by an extensive review of customer insights and research conducted in key markets.

The refreshed Pan Pacific brand offers an invigorating blend of the unique culture and heritage of the Pacific Rim, underscored by discreet elegance, personalised and uncomplicated service.

Pan Pacific Hotels Group currently manages the award-winning Pan Pacific Xiamen and Pan Pacific Suzhou in China. The Group will also open Pan Pacific Ningbo and Pan Pacific Serviced Suites Ningbo in June this year.

In addition, the Group manages PARKROYAL Hotels & Resorts across Asia and Australia. Each PARKROYAL reflects the spirit and individuality of its location through creative touches, authentic tastes and local connections and is designed to provide a modern, comfortable and supportive environment.

Outside China, PARKROYAL on Pickering, the flagship PARKROYAL with a hotel-in-a-garden concept in Singapore will launch next January. A serviced suites project is also slated to open in Singapore in 2013.

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About Pan Pacific Hotels Group

Pan Pacific Hotels Group is a wholly-owned hotel subsidiary of Singapore-listed UOL Group Limited, one of Asia’s most established hotel and property companies with an outstanding portfolio of investment and development properties. Based in Singapore, Pan Pacific Hotels Group owns and/or manages over 30 hotels, resorts and serviced suites with over 10,000 rooms including those under development in Asia, Oceania and North America The Group comprises two acclaimed brands: Pan Pacific® and PARKROYAL®.

Pan Pacific® provides refreshing Pacific experiences inspired by an invigorating blend of its Pacific Rim locations. It is focused on enriching experiences that draw on a diversity of landscapes and cultures; and relevant choices that convey freedom and individuality. PARKROYAL® is a collection of comfortable leisure and business hotels and resorts located in the heart of cities and interesting locales across Asia Pacific. Each PARKROYAL reflects the spirit and individuality of its locations through creative touches, authentic tastes and local connections. For more information, visit

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