Marriott International and the Ningbo Central Plaza Construction and Development Co. Ltd signed an agreement to debut The Ritz-Carlton, Ningbo. Expected to open in 2025, the hotel will be developed by Shanghai Construction Group Co., Ltd., Shanshan Group Co., Ltd. China, and Greentown China Holdings Limited.
We are pleased to announce the signing of The Ritz-Carlton, Ningbo. This hotel will redefine the luxury hotel experience in the vibrant coastal city through The Ritz-Carlton brand’s refined style and legendary services. As a key urban hub along the southern tip of the Yangtze River Delta, Ningbo has demonstrated strong economic development and boasts solid potential for high-end business and leisure hotels. – Gavin Yu, Senior Vice President of Development, Greater China, Marriott International
The hotel is slated to occupy the 62nd to 80th floors of the 409-meter-tall Ningbo Central Plaza. Designed by internationally renowned architectural design firm Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, Arcplus Institute of Shanghai Architectural Design & Research, Greentown Architecture Design and Shanghai Construction Design & Research Institute, the tower is expected to become an icon on the Ningbo skyline.
The Ningbo Central Plaza aspires to be a high-end landmark for the city, combining hotel, offices, commercial and residential space with apartments and other offerings. The Ritz-Carlton, Ningbo will be one of the highlights of Ningbo Central Plaza and we look forward to working with Marriott International to create a world-class luxury experience. – Bao Xiaohua, President of Shanshan Group, shareholder of the Ningbo Central Plaza Construction and Development Co. Ltd
The interior of The Ritz-Carlton, Ningbo will be designed by the award-winning G.A. Design. The hotel will feature 257 rooms, suites and a Club Lounge. It is expected to feature three distinctive restaurants – an all-day dining restaurant, a Chinese restaurant and a specialty restaurant. In addition to a lobby lounge, the hotel is set to include a destination bar, and 1,700 square meters of planned banquet space.