AccorHotels has signed two new resorts in
Slated to open in the fourth quarter of
2021, the opening of Mövenpick Resort Van Phong and Mövenpick
Resort & Spa Halong Bay will add 525 rooms to AccorHotels'
portfolio in the region.
Nestled on a pristine
stretch of coast just 130km from Cam Ranh International Airport,
Mövenpick Resort Van Phong will have 200 rooms and suites, plus 100
villas. Overlooking the sea, the resort
will feature two restaurants, an outdoor pool, spa and fitness centre.
For corporate events and weddings, the resort will have a ballroom and a range of meeting rooms.
the UNESCO World Heritage site of Halong Bay in Northern Vietnam,
the 325-room Mövenpick Resort & Spa Halong Bay (pictured) will feature two
restaurants, a rooftop pool and lounge that overlooks the
spectacular views across the bay, a spa and
a fitness centre. MICE facilities will include a ballroom and
a selection of meeting rooms.
Patrick Basset, Chief Operating Officer for AccorHotels Upper Northeast & Southeast Asia
and the Maldives, said, “The addition of Mövenpick Resort
Van Phong and Mövenpick Resort & Spa Halong Bay will bring our
total pipeline of Mövenpick properties to nine in Vietnam. AccorHotels
currently has 28 properties ranging from economy to luxury brands
across Vietnam. We look forward to bringing the brand’s signature
Swiss hospitality to a variety of alluring destinations across the
Vietnam was named among the destinations
with the biggest year-on-year increase in international tourist
arrivals at 29.1%, according to the United Nations World Tourism Organisation’s
(UNWTO) report. This year, the number of foreign tourist
arrivals to Vietnam in the first six months of 2018 surged 27.2% year-on-year to 7.9 million.
On 1 July 2018, the
Vietnamese government granted visa exemptions for tourists
travelling from the UK, France, Germany, Spain and Italy for the
next three years until June 2021.