Hong Kong's Hotel Icon to open in spring

Hotel Icon, a teaching and research hotel built for the School of Hotel and Tourism Management at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University, will open its doors at the end of April, with facilities for corporate guests.

The main hall of the Hotel can hold a banquet or a theatre-style conference for up to 480 persons. The venue will be equipped with a full range of the latest audio-visual, lighting and technical facilities, including wired and wireless internet. It can also be divided into smaller spaces to cater for meetings and exhibitions.

There are 262 guest rooms and on on-site spa and health club. The hotel has been designed by architects Rocci Yim, Terence Conran, Patrick Blanc and William Yin.

The hotel aims to further the development, promotion and advancement of hotel, hospitality and tourism management education and research in Hong Kong.

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