Frasers preps for third opening in Bangkok

Frasers Hospitality is gearing up to open its third luxury all suites property the Fraser Suites Sukhumvit, Bangkok in the heart of the city.It follows the openings of the Fraser Suites Sathorn in January this year and Fraser Place Langsuan in May 2005.

Developed by Thailand’s Chaiyos Land Development and managed by Frasers Hospitality, this premium serviced apartment property sits along the world famous Sukhumvit Road, Soi 11 in the heart of the city’s renowned central business, medical care, shopping, dining and entertainment districts and within a few minutes from the BTS rapid transit railway stations and major expressways connecting to the recently opened Suvarnabhumi International Airport.

The Fraser Suites Sukhumvit, Bangkok is slated to open 1st October 2007 and is designed by world-class architectural firm, Sachdev O’ Dell, who has conceptualised many serviced residences, hotels, office and commercial buildings in the US and Asia. It comprises 163 studios and one, two and three-bedroom suite apartments, and is equipped with quality furnishings, state-of-the-art entertainment facilities, wireless broadband internet, cable and satellite channels, as well as a spa, swimming pool and gym. Personalised services include babysitting, 24-security and laundry services.

Frasers’ other two Bangkok serviced residences are also situated in prime locations. The Fraser Place Langsuan, located in a popular expatriate residential area near Bangkok’s business district, is within walking distance to Lumpini Park, the largest public park in central Bangkok. Residents of the 128-apartment serviced residence also enjoy easy access to a myriad of shopping centres like Central Chidlom Department Store, Gaysorn Plaza, and the new Central World. Since its opening two years ago, Fraser Place Langsuan has experienced a near-100% occupancy rate.

The company’s other Bangkok serviced residence, Fraser Suites Sathorn in the prime, booming commercial district of Sathorn is also fast becoming the serviced apartment of choice among business executives in the city. It is in an area where embassies, banks, technology companies and multi-national companies congregate and is well-connected to skytrain and subway stations. All of the 142 luxurious apartments are equipped with high-speed broadband internet access, while wireless networking is available in all common areas within the apartment building.


“The spur in demand for international class accommodation presents immense opportunities for Frasers to gain a foothold in Bangkok, one of the most thriving business capitals in the region,” said Mr Choe Peng Sum, CEO of Frasers Hospitality. “This is evident with the success of Fraser Place Langsuan and the increasing popularity of Fraser Suites Sathorn.”