Hotel Nikko Shanghai to Open March 2009

Nikko Hotels International will continue its expansion in China with a five-star hotel in Shanghai, scheduled to open March 2009. Hotel Nikko Shanghai will have 388 guest rooms in a 25-story building. There will also be three restaurants, a lobby lounge, a bar, an executive lounge, banquet and meeting rooms, a business center, pool, fitness center, spa and parking garage. The hotel will be in Manpo International Plaza, a real estate complex now being built that will have two luxury condominium buildings and an office building. The complex is a 25-minute-drive from Shanghai Hongqiao Airport. Visit [http://www.jalhotels.com]. (MR)