SINGAPORE (October 05, 2023) – Property giant Accor announced the opening of five new properties in Vietnam, Singapore, the Philippines and India over the last two months. The move demonstrates Accor’s commitment and contributions to the growth of the Asian region, strengthening the group’s premium, midscale and economic footprint.
According to Garth Simmons, CEO of premium, midscale and economy division for Accor in Asia, said, “From setting a new tempo for modern travelers to Singapore with the opening of Pullman Singapore Hill Street, to strengthening our presence in the vibrant District 7 of Ho Chi Minh; the last two months have been a testament to Accor’s unwavering focus on providing unparalleled and varied hospitality experiences across Asia. The reopening of Mövenpick Mactan Cebu demonstrates our commitment not only to growth, but to hospitality excellence.”
Singapore – Pullman Singapore Hill Street
With 350 rooms, The Pullman Hill Street in Singapore is set to becoming the ultimate home-away-from-home to the modern traveller. Reimagining the legacy of George Pullman’s sleeping cars, this property is poised to be their most fabled hotel, offering high-class hospitality with their forward-thinking approach. A strong commitment to environmental sustainability is maintained, with corridor lights powered by solar energy, and a programmed irrigation system that ensures efficient water management where it is released just right to maintain the greenery around the hotel.
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam – Novotel Living Saigon South
Novotel Living Siagon is the first Novotel living branded hotel in Vietnam, and Accor’s seventh property in the most populated city in Vietnam, is placed in an excellent location. The extended stay concept is designed to guarantee the comfort and connectivity of guests, making this an ideal base for corporate travellers and families who visit this dynamic commercial hub.
With a range of 175 studios, one and two-bedroom apartments, the hotel offers a spacious all-day-dining restaurant, fitness centre and convenient laundry amenities. The hotel also features three function rooms, which would be of particular use to corporate guests.
Goa, India – ibis Styles Goa Vagator
The second ibis Styles hotel in Goa, the ibis Styles Goa Vagator is designed to cater to the preferences of the modern traveler through their thoughtful designs which have been heavily influenced by Goan culture to give an unmistakable local flavour. The 142-room resort’s prime location offers easy access to many cultural landmarks as well as the city’s famed beaches. The property showcases contemporary artists by displaying original artwork throughout the hotel.
Agra, India – Grand Mecure Agra Fatehbad Road
Lying in close proximity to the magical Taj Mahal, the Grand Mercure Agra veils travelers in the rich heritage of the fabled city of Agra. 168 meticulously designed rooms make up this property, which also boasts a rooftop swimming pool set against the mesmerising backdrop of Emperor Shah Jahan’s greatest creation.
A state-of-the-art gymnasium and spa complete the property’s wellness profile, while a trio of dining concepts await guests at the end of a day of exploration.