Best Western signs 4,150 keys in Thailand
Best Western Hotels & Resorts announced the signing of its largest-ever multi-hotel agreement with real estate developer A D Houses Co. Ltd. to manage four hotels under the ‘Best Western Plus’ brand, in resort destinations across Thailand. The four hotels include the1,400-room Best Western Plus AD The Grand Jomtien Beach Pattaya, the 1,200-room Best Western Plus AD Bang Saray Lake and Resort in Pattaya, the 1,050-room Best Western Plus AD Hua Hin Lake & Resort, and the 500-room Best Western Plus AD Wongamart Pattaya. These will add to the company’s existing collection of eight properties in Thailand, located in Bangkok, Phuket and Buriram.
Three of these four hotels will also be the largest properties in Best Western’s international hotels portfolio. According to Ron Pohl, Best Western’s Senior Vice President of Brand Management, “In addition to celebrating Best Western’s 70th birthday this year, 2016 also marks our 15th year of having a strong presence in Asia. I am thrilled to mark these milestones with the signing of such an important agreement.” Furthermore, the company announced its first two Vīb hotels in Thailand, expected to open in Bangkok in 2017 and 2018