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Nestled in Victoria Harbour, the Regent Hong Kong reopens its doors on November 8, 2023, marking a new era in the city’s luxury hospitality landscape. This flagship property of the Regent portfolio, part of IHG Hotels and Resorts, has undergone a transformative two-year renovation, emerging as a beacon of ultra-luxury and bespoke service in Greater China.
The Regent Hong Kong Returns
The Regent Hong Kong’s return is more than a routine luxury hotel reopening; it’s a renaissance of a legacy hotel meticulously redesigned to offer an urban escape that blends historical elegance with modern luxury. The transformation has been guided by a vision to create personalized spaces throughout the hotel, fostering indulgent and intimate moments for guests.
With 497 guest rooms, including 129 suites, the Regent Hong Kong offers a variety of luxurious accommodations to suit the needs of discerning travellers. Each room is a haven of comfort, featuring window-front day beds that provide serene oasis-like relaxation spots. The bathrooms, designed to be more than just functional spaces, offer framed views of Victoria Harbour and Hong Kong Island’s colourful skyline, turning routine into a luxurious experience.
The hotel’s dining scene is a testament to its commitment to culinary excellence, blending emerging talent with local flavours. Guests can indulge in exquisite dining experiences, from the two Michelin-starred Cantonese delicacies at Lai Ching Heen to the prime cuts and fine wines at The Steak House. The lobby lounge offers a creative twist on afternoon tea and cocktails, while Nobu, the internationally acclaimed Japanese restaurant, brings its iconic cuisine to the heart of Hong Kong. QURA, the bar with its stunning harbour views, offers an excellent selection of cigars, making it an ideal spot for unwinding.
At the Regent Hong Kong, every guest’s need is anticipated and catered to with the utmost attention. The Regent Experience Agents provide a single point of contact for all experiences and bookings, ensuring a seamless and personalized stay. The Regent Club, an exclusive residential retreat within the hotel, offers guests an opportunity to indulge in culinary, beverage, and wellness offerings, creating moments of decadence throughout the day.
The hotel’s pool terrace is a standout feature, boasting three temperature-controlled infinity pools overlooking the harbour. This space is not just about swimming; it’s an experience of luxury and tranquillity, with the bustling cityscape as a backdrop.
The luxurious Regent Hotels Expands to Shanghai and Bali
The Regent Hong Kong is set to be the crown jewel in the Regent portfolio. The brand is poised for expansion with the upcoming openings of Regent Shanghai on the Bund in 2023 and Regent Bali Canggu in 2024. Each property will carry forward the Regent tradition of luxury, service, and elegance, further cementing the brand’s reputation as a leader in the luxury hospitality sector. ◼
© This article was first published online in Dec 2023 – World Travel Magazine.