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Growing its global footprint, Fairmont Hotels & Resorts has announced a new Northern China property scheduled to open in three years.
Located in Taiyuan, the capital of Shanxi Province and a strategic industrial city, Fairmont Taiyuan will provide 330 rooms and suites and 3,500 square meters of dedicated function space including a 1,500 square meter ballroom.
“China is a key market for the global expansion of our company, to support our hotels within the country as well as to create brand awareness with Chinese international travelers,” Fairmont Hotels & Resorts president Chris Cahill said
“The addition of Taiyuan allows us to continue building synergies in the region, particularly in Northern China.”
According to the company, Taiyuan is rich in cultural, historical and natural attractions with future developments already in the pipeline.Fairmont Hotels & Resorts already has properties in Beijing, Kunshan and Shanghai and has new properties set to open in Nanjing (2012) and Sanya (2013).