Dusit has signed a hotel management agreement
with Hoi An Royal Group, a Vietnam-based property developer, to
operate the first Dusit Thani-branded hotel in Vietnam.
Located in a prime beachfront setting in Dien
Ban Town near the ancient trading port of Hoi An,
the Dusit Thani Hoi An is scheduled to open in 2021 comprising of
180 guest rooms and 69 villas.
“Blending our unique brand of Thai-inspired gracious
hospitality with Vietnamese culture and design, Dusit Thani Hoi An
will be perfectly positioned to provide an elegant, comfortable
and convenient base for all travellers seeking to explore the
ancient town of Hoi An,” said Mr Lim Boon Kwee, Chief Operating
Officer, Dusit International. “We are delighted and honoured that
Hoi An Royal Group has selected us to manage this beautiful
property. We now look forward to establishing the resort as the
preferred place to stay in Hoi An when it opens its doors in 2021
as a splendid showcase of everything the Dusit Thani brand has to
Resort facilities will include a large outdoor
swimming pool, gym, several state-of-the-art
function rooms, a bar and lobby lounge, restaurant, and a spa.
Da Nang International
Airport is only 30 minutes away by car, while Hoi An’s Riverside
and Old Town centre can be reached in under 10 minutes.
Mr Nguyen Phu Quy, Chairman, Hoi An Royal Group,
said, “Hoi An’s reputation as a must-visit destination just keeps
going from strength to strength. The town welcomed almost five
million visitors last year – up 50% on the 2.4 million who visited
in 2017. To sustainably leverage this fast-growing market, we were
determined to find a partner who shared our vision for excellence
in all aspects; a partner who could deliver a unique, high-end
resort experience that would meet the needs of discerning guests
time and time again. We are delighted that Dusit, with its 70
years of proven international hospitality experience, is that
partner. We look forward to a long and successful relationship
Dusit Thani Hoi An will be Dusit’s second
property in Vietnam, following the opening of the upper midscale
Dusit Princess Moonrise Beach Resort, Phu Quoc in May last year.