BANYAN Tree has a slew of hotel openings, developments and refurbishments scheduled this year for Phuket, Macau, Shanghai, Hangzhou, Mauritius, the Maldives and Bintan.
Angsana Laguna Phuket, rebranded from a Sheraton, will open on December 1 after a US$30 million makeover starting in July (TTG Asia e-Daily, February 15).
Banyan Tree Macau is expected to open in the second quarter as part of integrated resort development Galaxy Macau. The resort will have 246 suites and 10 pool villas, a grand ballroom for up to 1,200 pax, two conference rooms and four restaurants.
The group also has a number of other hotels scheduled to open this year, including Banyan Tree Riverside in Shanghai, Angsana Hangzhou and Angsana Balaclava in Mauritius.
Elsewhere, 24 DoublePool Villas have been added at Banyan Tree Phuket and Angsana Velavaru in Maldives has introduced new activities and programmes for its guests, while Angsana Bintan is currently undergoing a major refurbishment, to be completed in phases by middle of the year.