The Opening of The New Bulgari Hotel Beijing

Designed by architects Antonio Citterio and Patricia Viel, and crowning 7 years of meticulous construction works, the fourth jewel of the Bulgari Hotels & Resorts collection rises within the new Genesis Project, an oasis of tranquility that balances art and nature.

Celebrities, artists, designers and the high society of Beijing gathered to celebrate the hotel’s opening gala dinner hosted by Jean-Christophe Babin, Bulgari CEO and Antonio Saponara Bulgari Hotel Beijing General Manager. Michelin-starred chef Niko Romito, Chef curator of the Il Ristorante concept for Bulgari Hotels & Resorts, created a special dinner for the occasion expressing his philosophy of simplicity and his original cuisine concept.

During the dinner in the magnificent ballroom, set with imperial tables decorated with flowers and candles, the Bulgari CEO JCB entertained the audience with a speech on the ancient-rooted relationship between Italy and China, followed by a delightful performance by the quartet LE DIV4S, who interpreted a selection of the best classic arias from Italian opera.

After dinner, an enthralling DJ set & saxophone live jazz session welcomed the guests in the intimate ambient of Il Bar & the Terrace till late night. Among the invitees on hand were Bulgari brand Ambassador Shu Qi, Chinese actress and model Zhang Ziyi, while the VIP guests list included socialite Meng Guangmei, actors Zhu Xudan and Sun Jian, TV presenter Chen Luyu as well as artists Yan Pei-Ming and Irene Kung.

Bulgari Hotel Beijing
8 Xinyuan S Rd,
Chaoyang Qu,
Beijing Shi – China
Phone. +86 10 6563 2800
www.bulgarihotels.com