THE LEES HOTEL Kaohsiung city hotel,THE LEES HOTEL,Kaohsiung
The Lees Hotel The company’s core culture is based on the artistic persistence and the corporate governance of the founder Dr. Lee Deng Mu; with a background in arts, architecture and business, Dr. Lee uses his natural acuity for business management and arts and culture and established a five star hotel complete with humanities, services, aesthetics, and facilities. The aim of the hotel is to treat the guests with honor. Also, by creating a living space full of aesthetic and cultural ambience, guests can easily encounter antiques, paintings and other art works in the lobby, hallways, or other unexpected places.
The aesthetic of the building The design of the building is based on the Chinese character “zun”, which in ancient times refers to the utensil the emperor uses to drink wine. By using the shape of the word as an exterior design expresses the company’s respect towards guests and staffs. The building material uses granite panels to express a sense of honor, glory and generosity. The main wall is Italian styled with four different colors of imported pearl mosaic panels and shifts color under different angles of sunlight.
The aesthetic of the spaces The lobby is presented with the simple and modest modern new classical and decoration art styles. The overall design uses marble floors and maple wood integrated with indirect lightings along with a collection of many art works. The ten meter high ceiling atrium uses metal and glass to design a large modernistic overhead art piece, echoing with the restaurants on the second floor. The abstract paintings painted by the founder Dr. Lee Deng Mu are hanged on the lobby walls, adding a spacious and imposing ambience to the lobby.
￭ Lobby Lounge A cup of coffee along with French desserts equals a relaxing afternoon tea time that helps you look forward to the trip ahead . ￭ Corner Café Bar Head to the bar if you don’t want to stay in the room! The grayish sofa will help the mind relax and watch popular sport competitions while sipping down the refreshing drinks. Services include: coffee, fresh juice, beer, cocktails, red & white wine and strong drinks are provided; salad, soup, steaks and other meal can also be provided to help you sit back and relax. ( A 10% service fee is required for all the orders)
￭ Cercle Buffet The Cercle buffet presents a whole new idea of gourmet aesthetics. The exquisite meals will melt away the taste buds while the French plate settings define an innovative spirit. Like the Japanese style, the cuisines are always freshly made; Like the western style, the services are always impeccable. The combination of top tier ingredients with experienced chefs is flawless.
￭ Flavors Cuisine The Fu Yue hall is designed with the classical peony peach red and the modest trendy brownish gray. The red bricks and wooden furniture creates a layered effect and balances the atmosphere of the room, symbolizing profession and service combined. One of the key elements of Dim Sum culture - the steamer basket, is also designed onto the brick wall to add a bit of fun; there are also steamed dumpling styled lights that help to create an integrated eastern and western ambience, adding a highlight to the restaurant. The seating design of the snack hall along with the tall back of the chairs creates a box-like feeling, allowing customer to comfortably enjoy the cuisines while bringing friends and families even closer together.
￭ Private Banquet The Lees Hotel provides three different styles and types of banquet halls. There are the trendy eastern and western Li Yuan Hall, the grand Kuo Yang Hall, and the exquisite British Victorian Hall. The Lees Hotel provides suitable places that accommodates from 24 to 500 guests for conferences, gatherings and weddings. The considerate staff members offer reliable services and assist in any kinds of matters. The meals include Chinese style dishes, European buffet and light foods, all of which are provided by the professional chefs of The Lees Hotel.
Traffic: HSR Zuoying Station Take the HSR to Zuoying Station, and then take the taxi or the MRT red line (southbound) to R10 Station and transfer to the orange line (eastbound) to Q6 Xinyi Elementary School Station.
Kaohsiung International Airport After arriving at the airport, you can take the MRT or the taxi and head towards the downtown area (Zhongshan Road), turn tight at the fork road of Minquan Road, then go straight and turn right at Wufu Road.
MRT Take the orange line to Q6 Xinyi Elementary school station or Q7 Cultural Canter Station. Walk south to Wufu Road after exiting the MRT; you will reach the hotel in about 5-8 minutes.
Bus Take the Kaohsiung City bus numbers 52, 76, 77 and exit at The Lees Hotel Station to reach the hotel.
Highway Drive southbound on the National Highway No.1, exit at the Zhongzheng interchange and immediately turn right (westbound), continue heading straight on the right lane upon reaching the tunnel at Fude Road (do not enter the tunnel); switch to the left lane after passing the tunnel and choose the left road (Wufu1st Street) of the fork intersection. The Lees Hotel should be on your left after passing Guanghua Road.