Dusit has expanded its rapidly growing portfolio
of hotels with the soft opening a resort in Bhutan and another in
The dusitD2 Ao Nang, Krabi is within walking
distance of the beach and features 173 guest rooms and suites with
a choice of sea, mountain or pool views.
The resort, which opened on 15 December
2018, features a restaurant, lobby bar, outdoor swimming pool with
a separate children’s pool, fitness centre, spa, a 200 sqm
ballroom, and an extensive children’s playground.
The dusitD2 Yarkay Thimphu, Bhutan (pictured) opened on
Wednesday, and is the largest
internationally-branded hotel in the enchanting Kingdom.
inspiration from the Four Harmonious Friends, a beloved national
folktale about four animals working together to harvest fruit from
a magical tree, each guest floor of the hotel is dedicated to a
different animal from the tale. Colourful and contemporary motifs
of the creatures adorn the walls of each of the 83
guest rooms and suites.
The hotel features a spa, a fully
equipped gym and a restaurant. A
vibrant bar and the first authentic Thai restaurant in Bhutan will
Popular attractions such as Buddha Point (Kuensel-Phodrang),
the iconic Tashichho Dzong, the Royal Botanical Park, and Clock
Tower Square are all easily accessible from the hotel’s prime
inner-city location in the kingdom’s capital, Thimphu.
“Designed to reflect and anticipate the needs
and desires of today’s hyper-connected travellers, our dusitD2
resorts feature a unique combination of comfort, convenience and
style, creating vibrant places for guests to socialise and
interact,” said Mr Lim Boon Kwee, Chief Operating Officer, Dusit
International. “We are delighted to welcome dusitD2 Yarkay Thimphu,
Bhutan and dusitD2 Ao Nang, Krabi to our fast-growing portfolio of
global hotels, and we look forward to delighting guests with our
unique brand of gracious hospitality.”