PULLMAN Saigon Centre opened yesterday in central Ho Chi Minh City as the third Pullman in Vietnam and the brand’s flagship property for South-east Asia.
The newly built hotel is found in District 1 near Ben Thanh market and comes with 306 guestrooms, including 17 suites.
In-room features include free high-speed Wi-Fi Internet, multi-function panels that can integrate the room’s entertainment system with guests’ own devices, and floor-to-ceiling windows for spectacular city views.
Guests staying in executive rooms and suites can make use of the Executive Lounge on the 30th floor for express check-in and check-out, free breakfast and drinks throughout the day, free use of the ballroom and evening cocktails.
On the gastronomic front, Pullman Saigon Centre has Food Connexion Restaurant serving all-day dining buffets and an a la carte menu. It also has three private dining rooms.
The Cobalt Rooftop Restaurant offers both indoor and open-air terrace seating and serves progressive tapas and designer drinks, while the Urbane Lounge is ideal for private meetings or winding down. Cocktails and snacks are available at the Swimming Pool Bar.
For meeting planners, the hotel has a 700m2 pillar-less function room, five natural daylight meeting rooms that can hold up to 120 guests, a Chill Out Space for innovative breaks and post-events, a dedicated IT solutions manager and an event manager.
Other facilities include a 24-hour Fit Lounge with a Jacuzzi and a sauna, The Spa, and an outdoor swimming pool with a separate kids’ pool.
Patrick Basset, senior vice president for Accor Vietnam, Thailand, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and the Philippines, said: “The hotel is Pullman’s newest flagship in South-east Asia and will redefine the hospitality landscape in the city; we expect the hotel will exceed the expectations of the growing demand for upscale accommodations in Ho Chi Minh City.”