Li Huasheng, president of Hong Kong Guangdong Hotels Group, has disclosed that his company plans to increase its hotel number from current 22 to about 80 in the next five years.
Li hopes to become the largest hotel brand in the south China region.
Guangdong Hotels Group first set up its China Region head office in Shenzhen in February 2005.
According to Li, the group will focus on both high star-grade hotels and budget business hotel chains in the future, making the number of top star grade hotels reach 30 and that of budget hotels 30.
Currently, Guangdong Hotels is running four budget hotels in Shenzhen.