Accor is expanding its Pullman hotel brand in
Vietnam with two new developments in the country, the Pullman
Danang Beach and Pullman Hai Phong Flamboyant Island Resort.
Accor now has commitments to develop five
Pullman hotels in Vietnam: Pullman Vung Tau, Pullman Danang Beach
and Pullman Hanoi Horison are scheduled to open in 2011; and
Pullman Saigon Centre and Pullman Hai Phong Flamboyant Island
Resort are due to open in 2013.
“With sustained economic growth and significant
investment in infrastructure leading to increased volumes for
business travel and continued international and domestic leisure
travel strength, opportunities continue for quality upscale hotel
developments in Vietnam,” said Patrick Basset, Vice President of
Operations for Vietnam, the Philippines, Japan and South Korea.
“We are delighted to announce these two new hotels in Danang and Hai Phong
and excited about the prospects for the Pullman brand in Vietnam.”
Pullman Danang Beach is due to open in mid 2011
and located on the beach front. The hotel will feature 207
guest rooms, 4 restaurants and extensive leisure facilities
including three swimming pools. The city of Danang attracts
tourists from Vietnam and abroad and is renowned for having one
of the worlds top ten beaches. This hotel will be the debut of the
Pullman brand in Vietnam.
Pullman Hai Phong Flamboyant
Island Resort is located in Vietnam’s industrial and seaport
centre on northern coastal area of the country. Located on
Flamboyant Island in Do Son District, this 300-room hotel will
support the increasing number of travelers to the northern
parts of Vietnam seeking an international quality upscale
hotel. The hotel will have superb facilities with three
restaurants, two bars, a ballroom, meeting rooms, indoor and
outdoor swimming pools, an entertainment centre, spa and an
Pullman Vung Tau will have 360 guest rooms, a
ballroom that can accommodate up to 500 guests, several smaller
meeting rooms with “Chill-out” zones, a business centre, gym,
spa and a swimming pool. The hotel will also provide an all-day
dining restaurant, a specialty restaurant and a lobby bar and
lounge. Pullman Vung Tau is located adjacent the international
convention centre and a 5-minute walk to the beach.
Hanoi Horison is located in the city centre and is currently
undergoing and extensive renovation and upgrade. Once completed this 250-room hotel will have significant event space
accommodating up to 1,000 guests, whilst providing facilities such
as outdoor swimming pool, a fitness centre, restaurant, lobby
and pool side bars. With an extensive range of tailored
services to accommodate meetings and seminars, Pullman Hanoi Horison
aims to entice business travelers and events visiting the
Pullman Saigon Centre a 290-room newly
constructed upscale hotel with contemporary architecture and
chic interiors will be located in District One of Ho Chi Minh
City. Once completed, Pullman Saigon Centre will comprise of 1,500 sqm of ballroom and meeting facilities, two restaurants, a bar, an
outdoor swimming pool, business centre and fitness facility.
Pullman in Asia Pacific
16 Pullman hotels are operating today
throughout Asia Pacific and a further 25 hotels are committed to
development in the region. The brand is on track to achieve 100
hotels in the region by 2013.
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