In its transformation into an Asian megacity, Jakarta has been slow to increase its mix of international visitors, an imbalance that international-brand luxury hotels alone cannot correct, C9 Hotelworks argues.
In 2018, the city’s hotels hosted over 13 million guests, yet 86% were from the domestic segment.
According to the newly released the Jakarta Hotel Market Review by C9 Hotelworks, over 2.7 million overseas passengers arrived at the gateway Soekarno-Hatta International Airport last year. Over a 10-year period the compound annual growth […]Read more
Oyo Hotels & Homes has officially launched in Vietnam, with the India-headquartered hotel chain committed to investing US$50 in the country’s booming tourism sector.
According to KrAsia, Oyo claims to have over 90 hotel partners across six major cities in Vietnam – Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Danang, Phu Quoc, Vung Tau and Nha Trang. The company’s aim is to become the largest hotel chain in Vietnam by the end of 2020 with presence in 10 cities and 20,000 rooms.
Following an 11-month closure, the luxurious Oberoi Lombok Beach Resort has reopened with a complete renovation. The resort is located on the white sandy shores of Medana Beach and set within 24-acres of landscaped gardens with pavilions and free-standing villas; all offering a garden or ocean view, creating a sense of space, privacy and tranquility for guests.
The four restaurants at the resort, including the Amphitheatre where visitors can view traditional performances once a week, offer local and international delicacies accompanied […]Read more
Artist impression of the new Eastin property in Vung Tau opening by 2022
Eastin Grand Resort Vung Tau Vietnam is set to open with 192 villas and 4,000 resort units by 2022.
Absolute Hotel Services Group has signed a management agreement with Allgreen Vuong Thanh Trung Company to open the property, which will feature facilities including restaurants, a beach club, tennis courts, swimming pools, pool village, events space, kid’s entertainment areas and a club house.
The five-star resort project is located on […]Read more
The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C has announced the opening of The Ritz-Carlton, Xi’an in one of China’s most historic cities, and the home of the country’s legendary 2,000-year-old Terracotta Warriors. Owned by Zhongda Zhongfanxin Proprietary Company Ltd., the hotel elevates luxury by connecting guests to the destination’s rich way of life through a contemporary take on local culture, history and cuisine. Known as ‘the cradle of Chinese civilisation’, Xi’an is the ancient provincial capital of Shaanxi located in the central-northwestern […]Read more
Hayman Island by InterContinental, located at the northern most point in the Whitsunday Islands, welcomes its first guests as they step off their luxury catamaran and onto the white sands of Australia’s most iconic private island resort.
Managed by one of the world’s leading hotel companies, InterContinental Hotels Group® (IHG), Hayman Island has undergone a copy35 million refurbishment, ensuring the highest standards of luxury and service delivered to guests visiting one of the world’s most desirable destinations. Joining over 200 InterContinental […]Read more