Centara Hotels & Resorts to Debut in Laos with a 2017 Opening of Centara Grand Hotel Vientiane
Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand's leading operator of hotels, is opening five-star luxurious Centara Grand Hotel Vientiane, its first hotel in Laos in 2017.
the French colonial style and feature Centara's five-star facilities, including two restaurants, a Spa Cenvaree, a Kids'Club, swimming pool, fitness center and meeting facilities including a ballroom. Centara will manage the new property under a contract with Simuong Group Co., Ltd, a well-known Laotian company that is developing this 46.2 million project.
"We are very proud our top tier Grand brand continues to expand overseas," said ThirayuthChirathivat, CEO of Centara Hotels & Resorts. "The brand carries our unique style of Thai hospitality into new markets, backed by the confidence of international investors."
"Vientiane is an exciting destination for us and this hotel joins our Grand branded properties inMaldives, Vietnam, Bali, Mauritius, Shanghai, Addis-Abba, Doha and, of course, Thailand," added Chirathivat. "With the new Vientiane property, Centara now has a total of 20 Grand hotels."
"Laos is a natural market for us, being a direct neighbor of Thailand," said Chris Baily, senior vicepresident for sales and marketing for Centara Hotels & Resorts. "We are delighted we shall have a presence in the center of downtown Vientiane. It will add to our marketing strength in Southeast Asia, providing an exciting new destination for our large customer base around the world and add opportunities for our business partners."
with 46 deluxe and first-class properties across Thailand, as well as 24 hotels and resorts in the Maldives, Vietnam, Bali, Sri Lanka, Qatar, Laos, Oman, Turkey and China. Centara also operates 30 branches of Spa Cenvaree, an award-winning spa brand, together with 6 branches of the value brand "Cense by Spa Cenvaree". The company"s Kids" Clubs are available at all their family-friendly resorts. Centara also operates three state-of-the-art convention centres in Bangkok, as well as two in northeastern Thailand.
Centara Hotels & Resorts is Thailand"s leading hotel group,