The Ritz Carlton opens in Chengdu its ninth hotel in China

Located in the heart of the city that was once the site of an imperial palace, The Ritz-Carlton, Chengdu is situated in a 41 story building on  Tianfu Square in the city’s cosmopolitan heart. Ritz Carlton Chengdu features 353 rooms, with interior design inspired by traditional Chinese courtyard homes, oriental motifs have been skillfully blended into a contemporary luxury hotel.The Ritz-Carlton, Chengdu pays homage to the past, while also catering to the modern needs of its guests with unmatched hotel accommodations.

The Ritz-Carlton, Chengdu provides an ideal base from which to explore the city’s cultural and culinary wealth. Chengdu sits astride the 2,000 year old Silk Road and enjoys a reputation as the birthplace of a unique Kung Fu Chinese tea culture.

Designed by Hirsch Bedner Associates, the 2,300-square-meter (24,757-square-foot) Ritz-Carlton Spa and Fitness Center occupies an entire floor of the hotel. Utilizing silk, spices and metals—all commodities which saw brisk trade along the Silk Road of antiquity—to create an exotic and intriguing atmosphere, the Spa features 10 private treatment rooms and inspiring Chengdu tea culture treatments designed for maximum relaxation.