TTG Asia's weekly roundup of new hotels and announcements.
Hotel Indigo Hakone Gora, Japan
Japan’s first Hotel Indigo has risen in the mountainous precinct of the Kanagawa Prefecture. All 98 guestrooms and suites in Hotel Indigo Hakone Gora feature its own natural hot spring bath in-room or open-air bath on the balcony. Amenities onsite include an all-day dining restaurant, a lounge bar, an onsen bath (mixed bath), a spa and fitness centre.
Mercure Vung Tau Resort, Vietnam
Nestled on the beachfront of Nghinh Phong Cape in southern Vietnam’s Bien Hoa Province, the 80-room Mercure Vung Tau Resort offers a choice of room categories including family suites, all equipped with rainshowers, mini-bars, in-room safes and modern guest amenities. Facilities include an all-day dining restaurant, two bars, a fitness centre, an outdoor swimming pool, kid’s area, and a private beach.
Dusit Thani Sandalwoods Resort Shuangyue Bay Huizhou, Guangdong, China
Thailand-based Dusit International has opened the deluxe beachfront resort overlooking the South China Sea in Pinghai Ancient City. Set within a 30-storey tower, the 350-key property features seven restaurants, a 1,150m2 ballroom, eight multi-function meeting rooms, a gym, a kids’ club, an archery range, a cinema, an outdoor water facility with four different swimming pools.
Among the dining highlights are Asian Kitchen, serving a choice of Cantonese and Thai cuisines; Fisherman’s Cave, an all-day-dining restaurant serving international favourites; and Luna Café, which showcases regionally sourced ingredients, and fresh seafood.
Holiday Inn and Suites Siracha Laemchabang, Thailand
InterContinental Hotels Group has opened the 347-room Holiday Inn and Suites Siracha Laemchabang in Siracha. Located in the industrial estate and economic zone on Thailand’s Eastern Seaboard with its close proximity to Leamchabang Port and Siracha Harbour, the hotel offers 226 guestrooms, alongside 121 one- and two-bedroom suites with kitchenette.
Amenities include an outdoor infinity pool, a fitness centre, a private massage room, steam rooms, a kid’s club, an all-day dining restaurant, a deli and bar. For meetings and events, the hotel offers a 290m2 ballroom, which can accommodate 250 people, five function rooms which can cater for small meetings of 10 people up to 200 guests for banquet-style.
J-Hotel by Dorsett, Malaysia
J-Hotel by Dorsett, Dorsett Hospitality International’s first boutique hotel in Kuala Lumpur, has soft-opened in the heart of Kuala Lumpur’s Golden Triangle and the bustling landmark of Bukit Bintang. The 154-key hotel offers four room categories ranging from Superior, Deluxe and Plus. Hotel facilities include a cafe (with an alfresco area which will be opening in 1Q2020), and a lobby gym which is also scheduled to open in 1Q2020.