30 Mar '11, 1am

The Ritz Opens World's Highest Hotel - @RitzCarltonAsia

The Ritz Opens World's Highest Hotel - @RitzCarltonAsia

While the Bank of China and IFC are some of the more prominent sky-scrapers to dot the skylines of Hong Kong, the latest newcomer, The Ritz Carlton, Hong Kong is set to rival them in height. The magnificent hotel opened its doors on March 29 to become the world’s highest hotel. Located at the very top of the International Commerce Centre (ICC), The Ritz occupies floors 102 to 118. Upon arrival, guests are ushered into the expansive reception lobby on the 9th floor before being promptly whisked away to the hotel lobby on the 103th floor. There, they can admire the panoramic views of Victoria Harbor while perusing the delights of the Chocolate Library, a chocolate-themed lounge. The Ritz houses a total of 312 guest rooms, from the 50 square-meter Deluxe Room to the magnificent 365 square-meter Ritz-Carlton Suite. Room amenities include WiFi, iPod docking stations and flat sc...

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