OPUS Hotels selects Canada's rising international hub for newest property
OPUS Versante to open in Richmond, B.C
VANCOUVER, May 28, 2014 /CNW/ - OPUS Hotel Corporation (OPUS) has entered into agreement with developer MoYeung International Enterprise Ltd. (MoYeung) to bring OPUS Hotel Versante to the city of Richmond B.C in the Fall, 2017. OPUS Hotel Versante will be located in MoYeung's International Trade Centre development - the epicenter of international business in B.C, and soon, Canada.
Scheduled to open in the Fall of 2017 the 110-room, 12-storey OPUS Hotel Versante tower will stand alongside two additional office towers and 34,000 square feet of luxury retail space. The International Trade Centre is located four (4) minutes from the Canada Line Bridgeport Road Station, five (5) minutes from the Vancouver International Airport and the proposed McArthur Glen designer outlet shopping centre, and 15 minutes from downtown Vancouver.
"John deC. Evans, Founder and President of OPUS Hotel Corporation notes, "The OPUS Hotel brand presents a vibrant and eclectic mix of people and place making the International Trade Centre development the ideal location for the next property. We are thrilled to be working with Michael Ching of MoYeung - the leader in merging innovative lifestyle brands with the bricks and mortar of development."
Building on OPUS Hotel Vancouver's award-winning, international reputation for excellence, OPUS Hotel Versante will be the first luxury boutique hotel in Richmond with the largest guest rooms, each boasting the OPUS Hotel's hallmark "spa bathroom" design. On the 10th floor, an open-air lounge featuring a cutout roof design unique to Greater Vancouver will introduce the OPUS BAR concept to Richmond. In addition, a signature, traditional Chinese fine-dining restaurant will take pride of place at street level, acknowledging the significant Asian presence in the multi-ethnic Richmond market and across Greater Vancouver.
Trilogy Hotel Management Ltd., Mr. Evans' Hotel Management company will operate and manage the new OPUS Hotel Versante property.
ABOUT OPUS HOTELS: More than somewhere to stay, OPUS Hotels are somewhere to be. With striking design, personality, and fabulous locations, the hotel collection appeals to savvy travelers who expect more from their accommodations. Our vision has always been to provide the best boutique hotel experience in North America.
OPUS Hotel Vancouver
The Only Boutique Hotel in Vancouver to Receive Forbes Travel Guide Four-Star Award 2013
Vancouver: Award of Excellence | Trip Advisor 2013
Vancouver: Condé Nast Traveler Reader's Choice | Top 20 Hotels in Canada 2012
Vancouver: Top 5 Trendiest Hotels in the World | Tripadvisor Travelers' Choice Awards 2012
Vancouver: Condé Nast Traveler - Best in Business Travel 2011
Vancouver: Travel + Leisure Magazine | One of the World's Top 500 Hotels 2010
Vancouver's Most Popular Nightlife | Zagat Guide 2010
For more information visit: www.vancouver.hotelopus.com
ABOUT MOYEUNG INTERNATIONAL ENTERPRIDE LTD (MYIE):
MYIE have been delivering innovative architecture and providing owners with exceptional lifestyle environments for well over a decade. Since 2002, MYIE has developed over 11 million square feet of real estate projects in Canada, the United States and Asia specializing in high-end residential, commercial and retail projects. MYIE has continued its mission to diversify through various businesses from China.
For more information visit: www.myiegroup.com
ABOUT THE CITY OF RICHMOND: Located on Canada's Pacific Coast in the province of British Columbia. Richmond is a unique island city, favorably located within Metro Vancouver in close proximity to downtown Vancouver and the U.S. border. With a population estimated at 205,133 people, Richmond is an ethnically diverse, growing urban centre. Much of the recent population growth has been made up of Asian immigrants. People of Chinese or South Asian ancestry represent more than 60 percent of Richmond residents. Newcomers have contributed significantly to the growth of the small business and retail sectors and have added to the diversity and vibrancy of the City of Richmond.
SOURCE OPUS Hotels
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