Harald Feurstein has been appointed as General
Manager of the Hilton Pattaya, a 302-room hotel currently under
development and expected to open in October 2010.
career that spans across three continents having worked in Europe,
Africa and Asia, Feurstein has extensive experience in
the global hospitality industry.
Feurstein’s experience in Asia
includes working in the Philippines, China, Korea, Malaysia, Japan
and Vietnam. His previous role was with the Hilton Cebu Resort &
Spa where he was General Manager since 2008.
Prior to joining
Hilton Cebu Resort & Spa, Feurstein was Director of Business
Development at Hilton Beijing, where he was named the ‘Best
Professional Executive of the Year’ at the 2008 China Hotel
Executive Magazine Awards.
The Hilton Pattaya will be part of the new ‘Central
Festival at Pattaya Beach’ complex, which is one of Southeast Asia’s
largest beachfront, lifestyle, shopping and entertainment centres
with over 300 shops and restaurants.
All guest rooms offer views overlooking Pattaya Bay from individual
private balconies. Selected suites have also been fitted panoramic
outdoor bathtubs. The resort will have three restaurants,
including a rooftop sky venue, a lobby lounge
bar, a poolside restaurant and bar as well as 24 hour room
service. It will also have a spa, an outdoor infinity edge
swimming pool and a health club.
To meet the growing demand
for quality MICE (Meetings, Incentives, Conventions and
Exhibitions) facilities and services, Hilton Pattaya has a 656
square metre ballroom and four individual meetings rooms,
including a boardroom. All rooms will be equipped with
state-of-the-art technology and the ballroom will also feature an
outdoor balcony with stunning sea views.
will be the fifth Hilton hotel in Thailand. Hilton Worldwide
currently operates four hotels in the country: Hilton Bangkok,
Hilton Hua Hin, Hilton Phuket Arcadia Resort & Spa, Conrad
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