The latest hotel openings and announcements made this week
Best Western Hula Hula Ao Nang Resort
The company’s first property in Krabi features a total of 76 rooms, some of which have direct access to the resort’s lagoon-style swimming pool. Amenities include complimentary Wi-Fi, a Thai restaurant, bar, outdoor pool and sunbathing terrace, spa and a fitness club. There is also a function room that can accommodate a maximum of 150 people.
Hilton Garden Inn Hong Kong Mongkok
The 258-room property is the first Hilton Garden Inn-branded hotel in Hong Kong. Located in Mongkok, rooms come with floor-to-ceiling windows, ergonomic chairs, laptop-sized safes, 40-inch HD TVs, and coffee- and tea-making facilities. Amenities include complimentary Wi-Fi, three F&B options, a rooftop swimming pool, 24/7 fitness centre, business centre and a 400m2 pillarless ballroom that can hold 300 people.
DusitPrincess Resort Panzhihua, Sichuan
The first internationally-branded property in Sichuan’s Panzhihua city is the DusitPrincess resort, which offers 206 rooms and villas. It is located within the city’s eco-tourism zone, Puda Sunshine International Retreat, which comprises sports venues, a theme park and wellness facilities. Facilities on-site include an all-day dining restaurant, an outdoor garden, as well as a medical centre providing a range of wellness programmes and TCM consultations.
Mövenpick Resort & Spa Jimbaran Bali
The Swiss hospitality brand will open its newest outpost in Asia on January 12, 2017 in Bali, Indonesia. The property boasts 297 rooms and suites, all of which come with private balconies. Resort facilities include complimentary Wi-Fi, a swimming pool, an artificial beach area, lap pool, kids’ club, teen club, as well as five F&B options. The resort has a special opening offer – of IDR1.8 million (US$140) for two persons in deluxe room including daily breakfast and IDR200,000 F&B credit – until June 25, 2017, for bookings made on its website.