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Langham Hotel Xiamen's Chuan SPA awarded Best Hotel Spa

  The Chuan Spa at Langham Hotel Xiamen won the title of Best Hotel Spa in Metropolitan magazine’s Hotel Awards 2016. Chuan Spa is a stunning Day Spa designed to create a tranquil ambience, with a philosophy steeped in the values of Traditional Chinese Medicine. In Chinese, the word Chuan means "serene course of water." In Chinese culture, flowing water is seen to be the source of life and balance. Chuan SPA offers a range of treatments inspired by Traditional Chinese Medicine. Drawing on five natural elements –– wood, earth, metal, fire,

Langham Place, Xiamen holds “Sparkling Pink” thank you party

  Langham Place, Xiamen celebrated its first anniversary on September 7th, entertaining 200 guests dressed in pink with a “Sparkling Pink” thank you party. Having inherited the Langham brand’s signature hue pink, the annual party delivers the brand's essence of contemporary luxury. Guests enjoyed pink cocktails and snacks, and were delighted with massages, flower arrangements and Wechat photo printing services, before being transported into a “world of pink” decorated with pink roses, pink tablecloths, pink menus and pink

Le Meridien Xiamen named among China's Top 100 Hotels

  Le Méridien Xiamen was named as one of China’s Top 100 Hotels during the 2014 China Travel Awards, which was recently hosted in Shanghai by Travel + Leisure, a leading travel magazine worldwide. The Travel + Leisure 2014 China Travel Awards are selected by the magazine’s readers, senior editors and industry professionals through five months of all-around evaluation before the results are announced.   Le Meridien Xiamen Hotel, which opened its doors on the 26th of January, 2010 as the 7th Le Meridien brand in the Greater China region, is the

Le Meridien Xiamen appoints new Director of Food & Beverage

Mr. Michael Grimmer, the the new Food & Beverage Director of LE MERIDIEN XIAMEN Hotel   Mr. Michael Grimmer has been appointed as the new Food & Beverage Director of LE MERIDIEN XIAMEN Hotel. With nearly 12 years' experience in Food & Beverage management, Mr. Grimmer previously worked for the Sheraton Guangzhou as Director of Food & Beverage, and prior to that he worked as management of staff of F&B for Sheraton Haikou, Sheraton Queensland, and the Sheraton Langkawi Beach Resort. With his strong F&B working experience in culinary and service and

Le Meridien Xiamen awarded TripAdvisor's "Certificate of Excellence" for 2014

Surrounded by open spaces and lush vegetation, Le Méridien Xiamen exists in a fine balance between an urban and a natural setting. Nestled on a slope of Xianyue Hill, just fifteen minutes from the airport, the site commands breathtaking views of Xiamen Bay.   Le Méridien Xiamen has recently been awarded the prestigious Certificate of Excellence 2014 by the renowned travel site TripAdvisor. The accolade, which honours excellence in hospitality, is given only to establishments that consistently achieve outstanding traveler reviews on TripAdvisor,

Le Meridien Xiamen celebrates the Éclair

  Éclair Month - Le Méridien Xiamen will host exciting on-property events, programs and special offerings highlighting the delectable French treat, from do-it-yourself (DIY) tutorials with on-property pastry chefs to regular éclair hours for guests to sample seasonal creations.   A crispy hard shell, filled with creamy soft and sweet centers of addictive custards and whipped concoctions - have we got your attention? If you are walking this Earth with a pulse, there are few visuals that stir the mind and make the mouth salivate like a properly

A lavish upgrade! Le Meridien adds a la carte menu to its buffet

Incorporating western and local flavours, the buffet at Latest Recipe is always a scrumptious spread with a selection of made-to-order dishes at the live-cooking stations. Now the popular restaurant in Le Meridien Xiamen has added a lavish upgrade as celebrated chef Allen Stevano is spicing things up by introducing his creative A La Carte menu to the buffet. Every customer who enjoys a buffet lunch, buffet dinner or weekend brunch at Latest Recipe can order complementary dishes from Chef Allen Stevano’s special A La Carte menu which features a number of contemporary fusion

New appointment - Benny Chung, General Manager of Langham Place, Xiamen

Mr. Benny Chung is appointed as the General Manager of Langham Place, Xiamen   Langham Hospitality Group is glad to announce the appointment of Mr. Benny Chung as General Manager of the newly opened Langham Place, Xiamen. Born in Singapore, Mr. Chung brings with him 33 years of vast experience in the hospitality industry covering 3 disciplines, with a background in Rooms, Sales and Marketing and F&B. His strengths lie in his passion for his work, his high energy, and his business acumen and communication abilities. His career as a General Manager spans from Singapore

A taste of spring - Flower delicacies at Le Meridien Xiamen

"Inspiration comes from nature” - this is a favorite line of Mr. Allen Stevano, the executive chef of Le Meridien Xiamen. Inspired by the seasonal produce in his farm, the Bali-born chef, who has cooked at multiple Michelin-starred restaurants and luxury hotels across the world, has created two amazing dishes with edible flowers and organic vegetables to delight both your taste buds and your eyes in the early spring.     Garden Salad This fresh salad is prepared with seasonal greens and eatable flowers from the farm. A mix of beetroots, carrots, handmade

New 5-star hotel, Langham Place, set to open in Xiamen by the end of 2013

Langham Place, Xiamen   The Hong Kong-based hotelier Langham Hospitality Group (LHG) will open its hotel in the Chinese city of Xiamen later this year. As the first 5-star luxury hotel in the eastern part of Xiamen Island, the new 327-room Langham Place, Xiamen is perfectly located in heart of the new business hub of the city, just minutes away from the city’s main shopping centre - Huli Wanda Plaza. It is just a 15 minute drive from the Xiamen Gaoqi International Airport and a 20 minute drive from the railway station. The property will feature Langham Place's

Get a taste of Hong Kong at Marco Polo Xiamen

  From 22nd July to 4th August, acclaimed Chef Kei from Hong Kong is to spice things up for the taste buds of local food lovers at Marco Polo Xiamen with an amazing collection of Cantonese culinary delights. With decades of international experience, Chef Kei has come up with a healthy and tempting menu blending authentic Cantonese recipes with Western cooking techniques.     3 exquisite set menus are on offer with prices ranging between RMB1,888 to RMB3,888 per person. All dishes are prepared with specially selected upmarket ingredients like abalone,

Pan Pacific Xiamen tempts your palate with 3D fondant cakes

Pan Pacific Xiamen is offering creative 3D fondant cakes with three fantastic themes - a cute “Cartoon Character” series, a romantic “Dream” series and a refreshing “Ocean” series.     All the cakes are made with high-quality ingredients and low-sugar recipes, perfect for those looking to indulge healthily. Besides fondant, the experienced pastry chefs of Pan Pacific Xiamen also use marshmallow and almond paste when sculpting the cakes, which helps hold their shape and bring more flavours to the cakes. Three flavours are

Le Meridien Xiamen unveils Pregnancy Healthy Menus

  Le Mei Chinese Restaurant of Le Meridien Xiamen has designed four Pregnancy Menus for women in different pre-natal and post-natal stages. In the early stage of pregnancy, women need extra folic acid, calcium and iron, and the best food sources of these nutrients are dairy products, fish, beans and pulses. Le Mei Chinese Restaurant uses ingredients that are rich in these nutrients to create the exquisite and nutritious. The dishes, such as Sauteed Bird's Nest with Scrambled Egg White, Fresh Milk, topped with Olive Kernels, and Stewed Bamboo Pith Rolls filled with Enoki

Le Meridien Xiamen puts on Shandong Food Festival

  From November 15th to 28th, Le Meridien Xiamen will put on a special Shandong Food Festival, with a special menu highlighting the famous ‘Lu’ cuisine – one of the Eight Culinary Traditions of Chinese cuisine. The acclaimed chef from Le Meridien Qingdao will ensure you an awesome gastronomical experience when you sample the traditional Shandong dishes at the Latest Recipe restaurant. Shandong cuisine, more commonly known in Chinese as Lu cuisine, is noted for its balanced flavours and careful preparation. The Shandong Food Festival at Le Meridien