Thailand-based ONYX Hospitality Group marked a key development in its expansion of the OZO brand in Sri Lanka with a ‘ground breaking’ ceremony to mark the start of construction at the project site of OZO Kandy, the second OZO project underway in Sri Lanka. The project is a joint venture between Sino Lanka Hotels Holdings, headed by Bob Kundanmal and The Kandy Hotels Co - owning company of the Queen’s Hotel and Hotel Suisse, headed by Sanjeev Gardiner.
Thailand-based ONYX Hospitality Group has been appointed by Gulf Trading and Contracting Company to operate a 120-room hotel in the Qatari capital, Doha. This is ONYX’s first step for expansion in the Middle East for the Amari brand. The property is scheduled to open in September 2012.
ONYX Hospitality Group, the Thailand-based hotel management company, has signed management agreements with Sino Lanka Hotels for the development of two properties in the key Sri Lankan cities of Colombo and Galle. “Sri Lanka is one of the most vibrant destinations in the Asia Pacific and one that is experiencing dynamic growth in tourism,” said Peter Henley, ONYX Hospitality Group president.
Oriental Residence Bangkok has opened its doors, setting news standards for luxury residences offering contemporary interiors, bespoke amenities and exceptional, personalised services. The property is managed by ONYX Hospitality Group, whose management portfolio includes the hotel group Amari, amongst other brands.
ONYX Hospitality Group has been appointed by Apna Punjab Resorts to operate a 127-suite hotel in Ludhiana, the business capital of the Punjab, under its cornerstone mid to upscale Amari brand. The hotel, expected to open in the second half of 2012, will be known as Amari Ludhiana.
Thailand-based hotel management company ONYX Hospitality Group has introduced two new spa brands as part of its strategic growth plans - Breeze Spa and Maai Spa. ONYX corporate director of spa, Kirsty MacCormick explained: “We felt that we needed a mid-range brand to replace the existing spa concept in the Amari properties.”
Opening its doors in early 2012, Oriental Residence Bangkok will set new standards for luxury residences offering contemporary interiors, bespoke amenities and exceptional, personalised services. The property is managed by ONYX Hospitality Group, whose management portfolio includes the hotel group Amari, amongst other brands.
ONYX Hospitality Group has been appointed to manage a landmark 135-room mixed-use development project in Pattaya under its cornerstone, mid to upscale Amari brand. Currently known as The Legend, the distinctive 35-storey property has been renamed Amari Residences Pattaya.
ONYX Hospitality Group has been appointed by Methodist Centre Limited to manage the Wesley in the Admiralty district of Hong Kong from February 1st 2012. The 250-room property is strategically located on Hennessy Road, a prime business and commercial area on Hong Kong Island, just minutes’ walk from Pacific Place.
Yuthachai Charanachitta, Owner, Onyx Hospitality & Hotels, Thailand interviewed at ITB, Berlin 2010 by Breaking Travel News
Amari Hotels has launched a new management company at this year’s ITB which will encompass its three new brands.