The flagship of JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts in Vietnam, JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay has opened its doors to public, making it the first international luxury hotel brand on Phu Quoc Island. The resort offers a selection of 244 lavish rooms, suites and villas.
Vietjet is set to open its latest international route from Da Nang to Seoul, South Korea, on May 31st.
Located on Vietnam’s most illustrious and pristine coastline, The Anam, an independently operated and luxurious all-villa, five-star resort, has drawn inspiration from the heritage of Nha Trang and the original settlements in Cham Kingdom and Bali for the interpretation for its new Sri Mara Spa.
The international Swiss hospitality company Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts has announced the signing of a new Mövenpick property in the coastal province of Quảng Bình in Vietnam. The fifth Mövenpick hotel in the country, the signing comes on the heels of several other agreements across Asia as the company continues to seek opportunities for growth in the region.
Vietjet is spreading its wings across south-east Asia with its latest international route from Hanoi to Siem Reap, Cambodia. Operating daily from March 30th, 2017, the route will depart from Hanoi’s Noi Bai International Airport at 15:55 and arrive at Siem Reap International Airport at 15:40.
Belmond La Résidence d’Angkor in Cambodia reopens as an all-suite hotel following a full refurbishment. Newly designed interiors inspired by the classical Khmer era juxtaposed with contemporary Cambodian art connect the past with the present. Nestled within lush landscaped gardens and surrounding a cooling saltwater swimming pool, the hotel offers a peaceful escape from the bustling city.
One of Asia’s most celebrated beachfront resorts is about to become a Four Seasons, with a host of new features enhancing the luxury vacation experience. Four Seasons Resort The Nam Hai, Hoi An, Vietnam debuts on December 20th, 2016, and reservations are now being accepted.
Sol Hotels & Resorts is set to launch its first hotel in Vietnam in December 2016. Positioned as a chic lifestyle hotel brand, Sol Beach House Phu Quoc will cater to travellers looking for an intimate and affordable holiday. Nestled in a beautiful tropical garden, Sol Beach House Phu Quoc is set in a beautiful location on the Truong Beach, just 15 minutes from Phu Quoc International Airport.
Breaking Travel News talks to Hawkins Pham, general director, Tourism Advisory Board, Vietnam, at World Travel Market 2016. Pham discusses how the booming economy in Vietnam benefits tourism, the diverse hospitality offering in the country and what we can expect in the next 12 months.
Thomson and First Choice are to introduce Vietnam to its winter 2017 programme. The Caribbean islands of St Lucia and Cayo Santa Maria in Cuba, which were new additions to its summer 2017 programme, will also be extended into the winter season. The move is part of continued interest in long haul destinations and builds on the 350 per cent increase in long haul holidays over a ten year period that the brands revealed last year.
Hong Kong has been recognised as Asia’s Leading City Break Destination at the World Travel Awards Asia & Australasia Gala Ceremony 2016 in Vietnam. Hosted by the InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort, the event was attended by 200 hospitality leaders from across the regions.