Onyx Hospitality has signed a management
agreement with Ratanakorn Asset, a Thai real estate company, for
three new hotels in Pattaya.
The hotels will represent all three
of Onyx Hospitality’s core brands - Amari, Shama and OZO - adding
773 rooms and suites to the company’s expanding portfolio.
The planned new-build hotels include a 400-key
Amari Jomtien Pattaya, a 250-key Shama Wongamat Pattaya and an 123-key
OZO Pratumnak Pattaya.
Amari Jomtien Pattaya will
occupy a mixed-use beachfront site in Na Jomtien towards the south
of Pattaya city, with direct access to a community retail mall.
Located in a 30-storey tower with contemporary Thai-inspired
design, this hotel will offer all the signatures of Amari
including the market-inspired Amaya Food Gallery and a Breeze Spa with
treatments featuring iconic local botanicals. Other facilities
include a specialty restaurant, executive floor and lounge, and
beach club. Scheduled to open in 2024, the hotel will also offer
extensive events and meetings facilities, including a ballroom for
up to 1,000 people
cocktail-style supported by a variety of smaller function rooms.
Shama Wongamat Pattaya, located
in North Pattaya, will feature 250 residential-style units in
studio, one-bedroom and two-bedroom apartment configurations. The
property will feature an all-day dining restaurant complemented by
a guest lounge, pool, garden and gym. Shama Wongamat Pattaya is scheduled to open in 2025.
OZO Pratumnak Hill will open in 2022 as an 123-room hotel
designed to offer a lively ambience in the public areas, and peace
and quiet upstairs.
Martell, President and Chief Executive Officer, Onyx Hospitality
Group, said, “Pattaya is the birthplace of the Onyx Hospitality
Group growth story, and where our first hotel was launched close
to half a century ago. It is with great excitement that we expand
our reach in this key Thai destination, with all three of our core
brands being represented in this partnership with Ratanakorn
Asset. As Thailand’s east coast evolves to become the leading
destination for both international and domestic travel with
planned road, rail and air infrastructure enhancements and
investment in the Eastern Economic Corridor initiatives, we look
forward to being one of the prominent hospitality players in this
Based in Bangkok, Onyx Hospitality has a growing
regional portfolio of close to 50 operating properties across
three core brands in eight countries. The Group has a robust
development pipeline of over 20 new properties in markets such as
China, Malaysia and Laos, and has set a target of having 99 hotels
open by 2024.
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