Best Western has signed its third property in
Malaysia. The new-build 170-room hotel is scheduled to open in
Situated on one of Malaysia’s premier manmade
islands in the state of Perak, the new property joins the Best Western Kinabalu Daya Hotel and
560-room Best Western Premier Seri Pacific Hotel Kuala Lumpur, the
chain’s first property in Malaysia.
“This Marina Island Pangkor hotel project has huge
potential for both the business and leisure sectors. Nearby
Singapore, Thailand and Indonesia are important sources of
visitors, while increasing disposable income in Malaysia will open
opportunities for both outbound and domestic tourism,” said Best
Western Vice President Operations – Asia Glenn de Souza.
On the coast of Teluk Muruh, opposite Pangkor Island and
Pangkor Laut, Marina Island Pangkor is a dynamic mix of
residential, commercial, leisure and entertainment elements. The
development component includes Waterfront shopping complex,
international jetty, 3500 pax convention centre, marina yacht club
and a theme park, recreational clubs, medical tourism areas, and
The hotel will offer meeting rooms, spa and
fitness centre, food and beverage outlets and a business centre as
well as access to the marina complex.
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