The highly anticipated Alila Anji is a private resort situated in the hills overlooking a picturesque lake in the heart of leisure agriculture and rural tourism.
Anji is China’s first national ecological county, and one of the nation’s sustainable environmental development zones, in the Zhejiang province. Alila Anji will set the standard for eco-luxury in the region with local Alila Anji experiences as a throwback to simple and wholesome country living. Taking into account the area’s outstanding natural beauty, this gem of a resort is built in accordance with Alila’s strict environmental and design standards.
Heritage Inspired Interiors
Alila Anji is designed to resemble a traditional Chinese village with white washed exteriors and sweeping dark-tiled roofs. Set on immaculate grounds with stunning elevated lake views, the resort comprises 74 stately villas and rooms designed to provide understated comfort with warm hospitality within a peaceful oasis that feels a world away from the city. Room interiors combine native woods, bamboo and stone with soft furnishings to create a warm sanctuary of rarefied country living complete with modern luxuries.
Alila WKND Experiences
In celebration of its opening, the Alila Leisure Concierge team invites guests to appreciate and explore the charm of Anji through the Alila WKND Experiences for amazing weekends tailored for friends, family and couple bonding.
Delectable Chinese Cuisine
With a main restaurant serving international cuisine and a Chinese restaurant with five private dining rooms, Alila Anji caters to all palettes and promises to stimulate the senses and tantalise the appetite. To further expand on the resort experience, the restaurant will provide an authentic Chinese farm-to-table cuisine incorporating the best of Anji County, freshly prepared and presented by top chefs in an elegant and refined style. For special occasions, Alila Anji will create a magical dining experience with a gourmet picnic or a candlelit dinner at a venue of choice including by the lake, on the jetty or even in the lush bamboo forest. To accommodate corporate meetings, private events and weddings, the conference centre comprises several meeting rooms, an exclusive VIP lounge and a luxurious ballroom.
Beautiful Bamboo Groves and White Tea Plantations
Anji County is renowned for its exceptional natural beauty with over 60,000 hectares of bamboo groves and more than 40 species found in the region. It is also home to the famous tea plantations that produce the best white tea in China. At 1,600 metre, with its fresh, crisp mountain air and boundless greenery, Anji was designated a pilot county for ecological and green building construction which underscores a magnificent setting for Alila Anji. As the location for the Oscar winning movie ‘Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon’, guests will marvel at the green and lush natural paradise that provides a calm, unspoilt backdrop for the area’s first eco-luxury resort.
The Meiziwan (Plum Tree Bay)
Scenic Area, Hang Gai Town,
Anji County, Zhejiang Province
Phone. +86 572 510 3888
Photos courtesy of Alila Anji