So much happens in South East Asia that we thought we would do a quick round up of five highlights to keep you up-to-date.
Raffles Singapore refurb complete – more here.
Raffles welcomes you as they write a new chapter after an extensive restoration, breathing new life into the storied hotel. The restoration was designed to ensure that the hotel retained what is so special about Raffles – the ambience, the service, the charm and the heritage of the hotel. Experience the legendary service as you enjoy newly opened bars, restaurants and boutiques whilst exploring graceful courtyards and relaxing in cosy social spaces.
With enhanced comfort and splendour for the discerning traveller, immerse yourself in the striking architecture and graceful service for that unique feeling of being somewhere very special in the heart of the business and civic district.
New Intercontinental opens on Kamala Beach in Phuket – more here.
Inspired by Phuket’s natural landscape, the hotel will be a tribute to Thailand’s rich heritage and modern contemporary lifestyle, marking the luxury brand’s debut in Phuket.
Scheduled to open officially on September 1st, the new sanctuary for discerning travellers will offer a collection of 221 elegantly appointed rooms and villas on the pristine Kamala Beach, also known as the Millionaire’s Mile.
A thoughtfully curated collection of gourmet experiences, wellness rituals and event venues against the stunning backdrop of Phuket’s rainforested mountain range makes InterContinental Phuket Resort an ideal destination for both leisure and business travellers alike.
With a perfect beach-front location near the protected northern cove of Kamala Beach, InterContinental Phuket Resort evokes a sense of serenity in a natural landscape of lush forested hills where white powdery sand meets the azure waters of Andaman Sea.
The resort offers integrated recreational facilities that cater to all travellers’ requirements.
As a mark of distinction, the expansive Club InterContinental lounge experience features a second-floor beach vista frontage, indoor and outdoor dining areas as well as a large private sundeck and infinity pool.
Como Hotels opens Uma Canggu in Bali’s newest hot spot – more here.
Scoot, Singapore Airline’s low cost carrier, launches direct flights to Kota Kinabalu – more here.
Vietnam to welcome a new Fusion Resort in Quang Binh in 2020 – more here.