The latest hotel openings and announcements made this week
Four Seasons Jakarta lobby
Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts
On June 28, the 125-suite Four Seasons Jakarta opened on Jalan Gatot Subroto within the city’s CBD. This property boasts four F&B outlets, a spa, a 24-hour fitness centre, an outdoor pool on the fifth floor and 1,858m2 of flexible function space. Meeting facilities include the Grand Ballroom that can accommodate up to 350 people, two salons, three meeting rooms and a pool terrace.
The group will also be opening its second Japan hotel in the heart of Tokyo’s Otemachi business district. Set for a spring opening in 2020, Four Seasons Tokyo at Otemachi will have approximately 190 guestrooms occupying six storeys of a 39-storey mixed-use development. There will be a rooftop terrace, a state-of-the-art spa, an indoor pool as well as extensive meeting facilities.
V E Hotel & Residence Bangsar South
This four-star hotel brand recently debuted in Kuala Lumpur’s Bangsar South City, featuring 337 deluxe and corner suite rooms, along with 90 fully-furnished one- and two-bedroom services with its separate check-in and lift access. For guests’ convenience, a lifestyle podium has been created on the fifth floor, where the hotel’s all-day dining restaurant – The Straits Estate, three private dining rooms, an alfresco bar and lounge, an infinity pool and a fully-equipped 24-hour gym are all located.
Varun Beach Bheemili Resort
Located 25km north-east of Visakhapatnam in India’s Andhra Pradesh state, the recently-opened resort – managed by AccorHotels – features 28 rooms that overlook the Bay of Bengal. A range of facilities such as four F&B options, a rooftop infinity pool, spa, and two hectares of outdoor function space are available. The property is also located within walking distance to Bheemili beach.
Ho Chi Minh City will boast its first Hilton hotel when the 350-room Hilton Saigon opens in 4Q2019. Hilton Saigon will feature facilities such as a casino, gym, spa, an outdoor swimming pool, two all-day dining restaurants, a bar and 1,488m2 of meeting facilities, including a 820m2 ballroom. The property will stand in the heart of the city’s CBD next to the new Vietcombank Tower, near attractions such as the Saigon Notre Dame Basilica, Saigon Opera House, Central Post Office, City Hall and the Reunification Palace.