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As a symbol of good fortune, the lobby also houses a giant pot of gold Chinese coins — shaped like hats as opposed to bricks. From the party isle of Ibiza, Pacha Macau www. The tranquil theme continues at the 6,sq m spa that includes a stunning infinity swimming pool and healthy juice bar.
With windows seemingly dipped in gold and lobby furniture to match, the dazzling 1,room Galaxy Hotel offers an unabashed five-star escape with rooms — some with balconies — starting at 44sq m, with inch LCD televisions, complimentary minibar, Wi-Fi, "stone showers", and bathrooms with volume-controlled speakers.
There is a ginger-scented fitness centre with a dedicated room for yoga. The famous Hotel Lisboa with its distinctively gaudy neon lighting and colourful mosaics, once the main event, is now dwarfed by the literally rising competition.
Unlike anything else in Macau, Okura aims to capture the essence of the Far East with natural details, simplicity, stone pathways, peaceful water features, signature paper cranes, an inviting sake bar and tea ceremonies in a one-of-a-kind rice-paper hut. Of the three sister properties, this is the most lavish choice in terms of design.
Rooms are smart and textured with clean minimalist lines, pastel tones, large flat-screen televisions, and good use of lighting.
Check out the Moorish Barracks on Barra Street nearby. The Grand Lisboa is also positioned as a Macau conference hotel with a Grand Ballroom capable of accommodating up to 1, persons.
There are nine eating and drinking outlets, as well as a VIP lounge. Resort operators were required by law to diversify from majority casino-focused offerings to embrace Vegas-style family entertainment.
At the head of the Cotai strip is the ,sq m Galaxy Macau megaresort opened May It works both as a Macau business hotel within easy reach of the boat, as well as a child friendly family hotel. Now it is branching out into newer Chinese medicine of scientific bent.
It cuts a fine figure on the waterfront with its waved design. This aims to be one of the top Macau conference hotels. Outside, parents can lounge in a cabana while children shriek from pool to pool.
The hotels share a bustling casino and the blossoming Shoppes Cotai Centre. There is free Broadband but ironing facilities are only available on request.
The amber-hued hotel, integrated with the mixed-use development One Central, has rooms including 26 suites and one presidential suite.