Mandarin Oriental has signed a new luxury resort
in Phuket, Thailand.
Scheduled to open in 2022, the Mandarin
Oriental, Phuket will occupy 9.5 hectares of land
in Laem Singh Bay on the
west coast of Phuket island.
The hotel’s 105
rooms, including 37 pool villas, will offer guests panoramic views of the Andaman Sea.
The site itself includes a white sand beach with rocky
outcrops, providing excellent access for snorkelling and swimming.
Facilities will include three restaurants and bars, a range of flexible function facilities,
a spa, fitness centre and two outdoor swimming
pools. A kid’s club and a host of outdoor leisure pursuits will
also be available.
James Riley, Group Chief Executive of Mandarin
Oriental said, “Phuket is one of Asia’s leading leisure
destinations and we are delighted to have found such a special
site on which to develop our resort. The group’s established
reputation and experience in delivering award-winning service and
facilities at Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok, when combined with this
stunning new property, will provide guests a unique proposition
for a luxury visit to the entrancing Kingdom of Thailand. We look
forward to working with our partners to create this.”
resort is around 30-minutes by car from Phuket International Airport.