Wyndham Hotels & Resorts has expanded its portfolio with two property conversions in Japan, and the opening of five new hotels in China.
Wyndham Grand Awashima, formerly known as the Awashima Hotel, is a Mediterranean-style resort hotel located on the island of Awashima. The property boasts 60 suites, and facilities include an outdoor onsen, a concert hall for events and several restaurants, one of which specialising in the local cuisine from Shizuoka Prefecture. There are also several banquet halls for events.
Wyndham Garden Nagaizumi, formerly known as Nagaizumi Garden, features 95 Japanese and contemporary style-suites, all equipped with kitchenettes. Situated on the slopes of Mount Ashitaka, guests are surrounded by views of Numazu City and Suruga Bay. Visitors can bathe in the Momozawa natural onsen which contains vanadium from Mount Fuji, while travellers with pets will be delighted to know that the hotel is pet-friendly and even has a dog cafĂ©, Blue Bird.
Both hotels, which have recently undergone light refurbishments, mark the debut of the brands in the country and make Wyndham the first global hotel company to expand into the emerging destinations of Awashima and Nagaizumi.
Over in China, Wyndham has opened five Ramada by Wyndham-branded hotels.
Located in the centre of Luoyang city, the Ramada by Wyndham Luoyang Downtown offers 142 rooms and suites, alongside amenities such as meeting spaces, a business centre, gym, bar and restaurant. It stands less than 30 minutes by car from Longmen Grottoes, a UNESCO World Heritage site housing some of the finest examples of Chinese Buddhist art.
Situated south-east of Chengdu, the capital of Sichuan province, the Ramada by Wyndham Jianyang is the first international five-star hotel in Jianyang city. The 191-key hotel is just 30 minutes from the new Chengdu Tianfu International Airport and only 18 minutes from Chengdu East Railway Station. Facilities include meeting rooms, fitness centre, indoor pool, restaurant, and a lobby bar.
Looking over Changsha’s Yuhua district, the Ramada by Wyndham Changsha Wuguang offers delegates easy access to the Changsha International Convention & Exhibition Center. There are 140 rooms and suites within, alongside amenities such as meeting facilities, fitness center, and two restaurants.
Over in the capital of Central China’s Hubei province, the Ramada by Wyndham Wuhan Qingshan is situated at the intersection of Jianshe 3rd Road and Fushun Street. The property boasts over 100 keys, as well as convenient access to nearby businesses as well as attractions like East Lake, and the Hubei Provincial Museum. Two restaurants and meeting facilities feature are also available
Lastly, the 179-room Ramada by Wyndham Kunming Yiliang in central Yunnan Province stands 45 minutes from the Jiuxiang Scenic Region and Shilin Stone Forest, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Onsite facilities include two restaurants, meeting facilities, pool, and spa.