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Genting World hotel at Genting Resort Secret Garden is now open

China’s leading ski resort partners with Switzerland’s very best.

HONG KONG – Genting World is the latest addition to Genting Resort Secret Garden, a world-class ski resort in Chongli County, Hebei Province only a 3-hour drive from Beijing. The luxury ski lodge officially opened its doors to holidaymakers on 14 December.

The majority of the 30 upscale suites are in loft style. Situated at the bottom of a ski trail and adjacent to a ski lift station, Genting World provides cozy and contemporary accommodation to skiers. The chalet-style hotel is equipped with top-notch amenities, spa facilities, outdoor Jacuzzis, fireplaces, function rooms as well as Asian dining options.

Genting Hong Kong Chairman Tan Sri Lim Kok Thay and Genting Resort Secret Garden Chairman Datuk Lim Chee Wah commemorated the grand opening ceremony featuring a traditional Swiss music performance. Tan Sri Lim said he was proud of the project and hoped the opening of Genting World would strengthen the joint bid to host the 2022 Winter Olympic Games of Beijing and the City of Zhangjiakou.

“We will aim for Genting World to be the best ski lodge and the best ski resort not only in China but in Asia. I’d like to sincerely thank my dear brother Datuk Lim Chee Wah for giving Genting this opportunity to pioneer this great project here, which we hope to be championing the dream of China getting the Winter Olympics.”

Also in attendance were Genting Resort Secret Garden Chief Executive Officer Mr. Ye Xiang, Genting Hong Kong China Operations Senior Vice President Mr. Ang Moo Lim and Genting Hong Kong Hospitality Division Executive Vice President Mr. Peter Foster.

To further enhance the skiing and hospitality experience for holidaymakers, Genting Resort Secret Garden has entered into a partnership with LAAX Switzerland, winner of “Best Ski Resort in Switzerland” at the World Ski Awards 2013. The partnership is a significant step to bring Genting Resort Secret Garden in line with international standards as a world-class ski resort.

Genting Resort Secret Garden is home to Genting World and Genting Grand hotels. Located in Hebei Province, 240km from Beijing and 59km from Zhangjiakou City, it currently operates 30 ski runs, three ski areas and three ski lifts with heated seats. Upon completion by the winter of 2018/2019, the RMB 6.5 billion Genting Resort Secret Garden will cover 99 sq km of land with 87 ski routes (totalling 70km in length) and by 22 ski lifts (totalling 30km in length).

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