Now Open: Centra Central Station Bangkok

Thailand’s Centara Hotels & Resorts has announced the opening of the Centra Central Station Bangkok, a new 150-room hotel located on the fringe of Chinatown and a short distance from Bangkok’s main Hua Lamphong railway station.   Featuring 150 rooms and suites offering a choice of either a King-sized bed or twin beds, the accommodations … Continue reading

2 New Pattaya Resorts For Centara

Thai hotel operator Centara Hotels & Resorts has opened 2 new properties in Pattaya, tripling its portfolio in the resort city. The 79-room Nova Hotel & Spa Pattaya joins its Centara Boutique Collection, while the midscale Centra brand gains a new member in the 152-room Centra Pattaya Resort.   Nova Hotel & Spa Pattaya Located … Continue reading

Centara Adds First Property In Vietnam

Thailand’s Centara Hotels & Resorts has announced the addition of the Chen Sea Resort & Spa Phu Quoc as its first property in neighbouring Vietnam. Located on Phu Quoc island off the west coast of the Mekong Delta, the intimate resort first opened in 2008 becomes a member of the group’s recently launched Centara Boutique Collection … Continue reading

Centara Launches New Brand With Phuket Property

Thailand’s Centara Hotels & Resorts has launched a new brand under its portfolio, Centra, which has been developed to provide affordable quality accommodation in prime locations. Located in the heart of Patong, the 110-room Centra Ashlee Hotel Patong is a newly-built 8-storey property overlooking the crystal clear waters of the Andaman Sea.   Each contemporarily-designed guestroom feature bright colours … Continue reading

Bangkok’s Hotels Prepare To Reopen For Business

As some semblance of normalcy returns to Bangkok, hoteliers in the Thai capital are gradually reopening their properties forced shut by security concerns since late April 2010. Most predict a long road to recovery and do not expect increases to occupancy rates, acknowledging that a return to business is the first step in the process.   Several hotels, including the … Continue reading