Dusit has signed a hotel management agreement
with Tian Teck Property to operate the first
dusitD2 branded property in the heart of Bangkok.
The dusitD2 Samyan Bangkok is slated to open in
June 2023 on Si Phraya Road, a vibrant thoroughfare which runs
parallel to Silom and Sathorn Roads.
Comprising 181 guest rooms set
over 23 floors, hotel facilities will include a
lobby bar, swimming pool with children’s pool, a
fully-equipped fitness centre, an all-day dining restaurant, and a meeting room.
Stations for major transportation systems, such as the BTS (Skytrain),
MRT (underground), and Express Boat Service, which connect to all
key areas of the city, are around a five-minute drive from the
Mr Gerald Cheong, Director,
Tian Teck Property Company Limited, said, “This is our first
project in Thailand and we are delighted to partner with a company
of Dusit International’s calibre to bring our vision to life. For
more than 70 years, Dusit has been synonymous with world-class,
Thai-inspired gracious hospitality, and we are confident that
dusitD2 Samyan Bangkok will quickly become the hotel of choice for
business and leisure travellers alike when it opens its doors in
Dusit International’s property portfolio now
comprises 271 properties (nine owned and 260 managed) operating
under six brands across 13 countries. The company has more than
50-Dusit branded hotels in the pipeline and expects to open at
least 10-12 hotels per year in key destinations from 2019 onwards.
Dusit-branded hotels currently operating in Bangkok
include Dusit Suites Hotel Ratchadamri, Bangkok and Dusit Princess
Srinakarin Bangkok. In 2023, Dusit will re-open its flagship
Dusit Thani Bangkok hotel as part of Dusit Central Park, a
landmark mixed-use project currently being developed opposite
Bangkok’s renowned Lumpini Park.
“We are delighted that Tian Teck Property
Company Limited has selected us to manage this special property
and bring our upscale dusitD2 brand to the heart of Bangkok for
the first time,” said Mr Lim Boon Kwee, Chief Operating Officer,
Dusit International. “With its strong connections to major
business, cultural and lifestyle hubs, Si Phraya Road is the ideal
location for our deluxe dusitD2 brand. We now look forward to
delivering a vibrant, modern hotel experience that delights on all
fronts and seamlessly links with everything this burgeoning neighbourhood has to offer.”
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