hong kong: hotel icon opening

© hotel icon - hong kong's stylish new pad for design aficionados surprisingly it's a teaching hotel, and property of the highly regarded school of hotel + tourism management. but this is hong kong, and such a venue doesn't come more spectacular than the new hotel icon. designed by leading trio rocco yim, terence conran and william lim, it's bound to become every design aficionado's fav new pad. located in the bustling tsimshatsui area, the property features 262 guest rooms, including 68 above & beyond club rooms, 26 suites and three prototype rooms. these not only look top-notch, but also have been equipped with the modern traveler in mind, featuring amenities such as free internet access, wifi telephone with free local calls and even offer complimentary in-room bar and snacks. guests can wine, dine and mingle at three different venues. there's green, a café + bar with spectacular vertical garden by renowned botanist patrick blanc. on the second floor there's the market, a restaurant inspired by the food markets of asia and europe offers a myriad of fresh dishes. it also has a private dining room, seating 12 people. with sweeping views of victoria harbour, above & beyond offers chinese fine dining on the 28th floor. and staying balanced in this fast-paced city is easy here at hotel icon, with a heated pool on the ninth floor [and a poolside bar for lazy companions], a banyan tree spa with a wide selection of beauty, health and massage treatments, and a state-of-the-art health club. you see? plenty of reasons to come back again and again. location: 17 science museum road [tsim sha tsui east].
© hotel icon - inside hotel icon