Ritz Carlton tees up golf resort in China
Designed by Aecom, the Ritz-Carlton, Mission Hills to open late 2015
The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C. has unveiled plans for its first golf resort in China when The Ritz-Carlton, Mission Hills opens in late 2015 on the tropical island of Hainan.
The property, designed by architects Aecom, with interiors created by Hirsch Bedner Associates, includes five restaurants and bars, a Ritz-Carton Spa and extensive leisure facilities including tennis courts, two swimming pools and a recreation pavilion.
“Our first golf resort in China marks a new chapter of growth for The Ritz-Carlton and sets the stage for expanding our resort and golf portfolio throughout the region,” said Hervé Humler, president and chief operating officer. "Like other Ritz-Cartlton world-class golf facilities, we expect this new addition to attract luxury travelers and golf enthusiasts from across the globe.”
Developed by the Mission Hills Golf Club and managed by The Ritz-Carlton, the 201 room resort includes 21 private villas and a dedicated club house. The Haikou Mission Hills Golf Club project includes 10 world-class golf courses and will be the largest public golf complex in the world.
The Ritz-Carlton, Mission Hills also offers 1,480m2 of convention and meeting spaces.