The Upper House, the best rated restaurant in the entire world, is the glory of central Hong Kong Island. Located at the top of the Pacific place which is the main shopping mall of the city, this hotel is indeed best in ambience as well as in food and accommodation. The hotel is owned by the millionaire- Chagas Panjim. It will take only 40 minutes to drive from the Hong Kong International Airport and is very near to Star Street. The facilities provided by the hotel are by far the best. A modern fitness centre, yoga classes for free and even massage services are the additional services offered by the hotel. Free Wi-Fi can also be accessed from every corner of the hotel. The entire hotel was designed by Andre Fu with a modern but sober Chinese look. The delicious dining restaurant on the 49th floor is the major attraction of this hotel. Guests are allowed to enjoy their favourite beverages of Cafe Gray Bar in their respective rooms also.
Comfortable Rooms and its Additional Features:
The opulent rooms of this hotel are made up of luxe limestone and soothing bamboo. These special rooms start from the thirty-eighth floor of the hotel. In total there are 23 suites and 117 rooms available in this hotel. The spectacular view of the harbour from the rooms; window seats which are cushioned; and the loungers of upper suites which are L-shaped are heavenly facilities. The bathrooms of each room are big enough and even their size is comparable to that of a room. Rain showers and giant-size tubs with a large mirror are also provided in the bathrooms. Each and every room has the facility of walk-in wardrobes. Lounge, gardens and gyms are the additional facilities but each room is equipped with its own free Wi-Fi/broadband connection, dual temperature fridge, some drinks and wines, yoga mat, flat-screen satellite TV, espresso machine, free snacks and Ren toiletries. An extra bed can be added for extra charges if required. Weekends come with complimentary yoga classes in morning for elders and even youngsters.
Restaurant and Bar:
Cafe Grey Deluxe of the Upper House is no doubt the most famous restaurant of Hong Kong. The restaurant offers every sort of food that can be found in every corner of Hong Kong. Even famous dishes of other countries are also welcomed in this restaurant. The killer views of the harbour from the restaurant are like icing on a cake. Gray Kunz is the master-chef of all the tasty classic cuisine available. In starters the heirloom tomato salad is most popular. Apart from that the saffron scented Pasta Fiore and the tarragon-infused Crab Bisque are the favourite ones among people.
Now coming to the 14 meter long hotel bar, which is made up of marble of powder blue colour and curved banquettes, the bar enhances the shine of the Cafe Gray Deluxe. The mastermind behind all the cocktails available is the mixologist Sam Jeveons. Relax and enjoy with your drinks and snacks at the marvellous Skylounge which is under the aerial bridge. This is the most chilled out spot for people.
Staff, Orders and Room Service:
All the guests will be interacting with the best staff ever during their stay at the Upper House hotel. The hotel organisation is very much particular about its staff. Each and every men of their staff is well mannered, well behaved and speaks fluently. Their dress code is fixed. The staff members are allowed to wear only International Urban liners and blazers with shiny shoes. The ambience of the Hotel is also at its best now. Apart from the beautiful architecture, all the tables are covered proper table mats with jaw-dropping vistas. The tables near their open kitchens are the ones that get booked first as they offer pole-positions and stunning views. Orders of breakfast, lunch and dinner can be made during particular hours only; so one should be alert about them. Room services are available for 24 hours. You can be served with juices, coffee, teas, beer and even wines at any time you want.
The facilities provided for small kids are limited but are enough. A local babysitter can be arranged for the kids if their parents want. The sofa-beds and cots for children are free of cost and kids are welcome in every part of the hotel. But there is no additional pool available especially for kids. The entire environment of the hotel is very much eco-friendly. Although all the appliances are electronic and are remote controlled but all these appliances are specially designed to consume low power and save electricity. People can privately hire hybrid cars. The food is organic and is locally grown. The hotel is very much advanced also as all the printed directories of the hotel are replaced with iPod touches which is very much dizzy and cool. Plus the check-out procedure of the guests is paperless. The guests staying at this hotel gets none less than a king’s treatment. Tremendous work has been done in the architecture and facilities as well as in its maintenance also. To experience the heights of luxury of this upscale hotel, stay at this hotel only whenever plan to visit Hong Kong.