TTG Asia's weekly roundup of new hotel openings and announcements.
Yotelair Singapore Changi Airport
Located in the newly-built Jewel Changi Airport, Yotelair Singapore Changi Airport offers 130 cabins – from shower cabins to Premium, Accessible and Family cabins. Bookable in four-hour blocks, and two hours thereafter, cabins come equipped with Serta Smart Beds, Smart TVs, as well as power and USB points. The brand also features time-saving features such as the airline style self-check-in kiosks. Other facilities include the 24/7 gym and co-working space.
Meliá Ho Tram Beach Resort, Vietnam
Meliá Ho Tram Beach Resort joins Meliá Hanoi, Meliá Danang and Meliá Ba Vi Mountain Retreat as part of the Spanish company’s burgeoning portfolio.
The resort offers 152 rooms and suites and 61 villas. Ranging from 220m2 to 465m2, all of Meliá Ho Tram Beach Resort’s two-, three- and four-bedroom villas have their own private pools, terraces and/or balconies, barbecue areas, outdoor showers and gardens, living areas and separate dining areas. The Level Three- and Four-Bedroom Villas front the beach and provide access to a lounge as well as other private areas such as a pool. Inland from the villas, the resort’s Tower hotel building offers rooms and suites ranging from 47m2 to 88m2.
The 17ha resort will house three restaurants including a beach club, three swimming pools, a swim-up bar, a coffee shop, a 10-treatment-room, an executive lounge, a ballroom and conference facilities, a kids club, gymnasium, gift shop and more.
Kafnu Alexandria, Australia
The Next Story Group’s fourth Kafnu property has opened in Alexandria, Sydney. The 3,000m2 Kafnu Alexandria is located next to The Grounds of Alexandria, within one of Sydney’s creative and industrial hubs. Kafnu Alexandria is also just five minutes from Sydney Airport. Members enjoy 24/7 access to facilities that span two levels, including multiple work space configurations and meetings rooms, as well as purpose-built media production and podcast studios.
There are also 16 guest rooms, a bespoke gin bar and a virtual fitness studio. Kafnu members have access to GoGet car membership and all of the brand’s properties around the world, which today count Hong Kong, Taipei and Bengaluru.
Harper Palembang, Indonesia
Harper Palembang has opened its doors as Archipelago’s first Harper hotel in Sumatra. Harper Palembang features 163 rooms, the D’ Central Restaurant for international and local food, D’ Lotus Restaurant serving Chinese cuisines, D’ Harper Lounge, as well as a swimming pool. The hotel boasts five medium-sized multifunction meeting rooms and a ballroom that can hold up to 1,500 guests at capacity. Located in the center of the city, Harper Palembang is 30 minutes from the Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II International Airport.