Marco Polo Hotels, a well-known brand of Wharf Hotels, are an epitome of unique guest experiences combined with Asian warmth and hospitality. In this blog, we’ll talk about the two Marco Polo properties in Hong Kong SAR of China namely – Marco Polo Hongkong Hotel and Gateway Hotel. Both the hotels boast of versatile meeting and event venues equipped with innovative technology to meet the needs of modern-day meeting planners.
As part of their commitment towards providing a healthy and welcoming environment to their visitors, Marco Polo Hotels is closely monitoring the Covid-19 situation. The hotel management is taking stringent measures to ensure the highest standards of cleanliness and hygiene at all its properties.
Let’s look at the key features of these two Marco Polo properties in Hong Kong that make them an ideal choice to host your upcoming event.
Marco Polo Hongkong Hotel
The 18-storey luxurious building of Marco Polo Hongkong Hotel is nestled in the heart of the city’s busiest shopping and nightlife district – Tsim Sha Tsui, overlooking the Victoria Harbour. This 665-room hotel offers unparalleled comfort and personalised service to its guests in a deluxe setting.
The hotel enjoys a prime location with major local attractions such as the Kowloon Park, Hong Kong Cultural Centre and the Space Museum situated at a walking distance. It takes only 35-minutes’ drive to reach the hotel from the airport. While shopping is right next door with the hotel forming part of Harbour City – the largest shopping complex in town.
Meetings & Events
The Marco Polo Hongkong Hotel features 14 functional rooms spread over 1100 square metres of meeting space. These multi-functional rooms are capable of delivering all kinds of events – both big and small, each with their unique format, style and ambience. Centenary, the largest ballroom is elegantly decorated with a spacious foyer and can accommodate up to 350 attendees in a cocktail setting. Equipped with state-of-the-art amenities and supported by world-class technology, each venue at the Marco Polo Hongkong Hotel is perfect for making your event a memorable one.
Marco Polo Hongkong Hotel is home to the city’s best three renowned restaurants and bars – Cucina, Café Marco and Lobby Lounge. Cucina serves authentic Italian cuisines against the backdrop of the spectacular Victoria Harbour. For savouring some scrumptious international dishes fashioned in style, event attendees can head to Café Marco. The Lobby Lounge is perfect for those who prefer to enjoy lunch, teatime treats or cocktails in a cosy setting.
Gateway Hotel is an upscale and attractive Marco Polo Hotel celebrated for its modern design. This 400-room hotel has boasts of many prestigious accolades including the Global Excellence for Best Hotel award by the International Interior Design Association in 2012.
Just like the Marco Polo Hongkong Hotel, Gateway Hotel enjoys an unbeatable location at the junction of Canton Road and Haiphong Road in Kowloon. Rising over the city’s commercial and entertainment district of Kowloon, the hotel is situated in the Harbour City shopping complex. It is located at a walkable distance to all major public transportation system such as the bus terminal, Star Ferry and MTR subway station. The hotel can be reached from the airport in just about 35-minutes by car or 55 minutes by MTR train.
Meetings & Events
Gateway Hotel features four exclusive function rooms spread over 183 square metres of meeting space. All four stylish and well-appointed function rooms have been named after the colours they complement – Noire, Ocher, Fuchsia and Turquoise. Ocher, Fuchsia and Turquoise can be combined together to accommodate up to 80 event attendees, while Noire can individually accommodate up to 40 event attendees in a theatre-style seating arrangement. The hotel’s efficient service, comprehensive amenities coupled with state-of-the-art technology all contribute toward making your event a success.
Gateway Hotel is home to two gourmet destinations where one can enjoy the ultimate dining experience. ‘Be on Canton’ is one of the most vibrant dining locations on Canton Road. Here, event attendees can enjoy sipping cocktails and aperitifs served with delectable bites on an outdoor lounging terrace. ‘Three on Canton’ serves a tempting selection of the world’s most popular cuisines in a stylish setting.
Exciting Meeting Packages at Marco Polo Hotels – Hong Kong
Marco Polo Hotels – Hong Kong is offering exciting meeting packages for booking with any of its properties in Hong Kong. These packages come along with attractive complimentary facilities.