BW signs island resort in Vietnam

September 4, 2017 by  
Filed under Hospitality, News, Vietnam

BANGKOK, 4 September 2017:  Best Western Hotels & Resorts has announced the signing of  its latest resort in Southeast Asia on Vietnam’s emerging holiday destination, Phu Quoc Island.

Best Western signed a license agreement, last July, with Vietnam’s CEO Group for the brand new Best Western Premier Sonasea Phu Quoc due to open January 2019.

Nestled on beachfront land on the island’s pristine west coast, Best Western Premier Sonasea Phu Quoc will overlook the Gulf of Thailand. Read more

BW opens hotel in Osaka

August 29, 2017 by  
Filed under Hospitality, News, North Asia

BANGKOK, 29 August 2017: Best Western Hotels & Resorts continues its expansion in Asia’s key gateway cities with the launch of a new-built hotel in Osaka.

Opening 1 September, Best Western Osaka Tsukamoto will provide business and leisure travelers with a brand new midscale accommodation option in the heart of Japan’s second largest city.

Located in downtown Osaka, the hotel is just two-minute transfer away from JR Tsukamoto Station, which provides direct links to the Japanese cultural capital Kyoto, and is only two stops away from Shin Osaka Station, where guests can catch the Shinkansen bullet train to Tokyo. Read more

Bangkok hosts aviation summit

August 25, 2017 by  
Filed under Aviation, News, Thailand

BANGKOK, 24 August 2017: The 2nd annual Civil Aviation Southeast Asia Summit (CASEA 2017), will convene 27 to  28th September in Bangkok, Thailand.

CASEA positions itself as a must-attend forum for the Southeast Asia’s civil aviation community.

The event will be hosted at Best Western Premier Amaranth Suvarnabhumi Airport. Read more

BW opens eighth hotel in the Philippines

July 24, 2017 by  
Filed under Hospitality, News, Philippines

BANGKOK, 24 July 2017: Best Western Hotels & Resorts is expanding its presence in the Philippines with its latest addition, Best Western Bendix Hotel, in San Fernando City, Pampanga, often called the country’s culinary capital.

The property is located on the McArthur Highway, a short 15-minute drive from Clark International Airport, or a 45- minute drive from Manila.

Best Western said the property was well-connected and convenient for both business and leisure travellers. Read more

BW wins TripAdvisor recognition

June 28, 2017 by  
Filed under Lens Lines

Photos from left: 2017 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence, Best Western Plus Wanda Grand Hotel, Bangkok (Thailand).

BANGKOK, 28 June 2017: Best Western Hotels & Resorts is celebrating after 13 of its Asian hotels achieved the 2017 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence.

Reflecting the company’s proud commitment to guest satisfaction and service excellence, Best Western hotels in Thailand, Japan, The Philippines, Indonesia and Myanmar all achieved the Certificate of Excellence.

The award recognises hotels that consistently earn great reviews and ratings from travellers on TripAdvisor. Read more

Best Western in triple win

June 5, 2017 by  
Filed under Hospitality, News, North Asia

BANGKOK, 5 June 2017: Best Western Hotels & Resorts has secured licence agreements for three hotels in key destinations across the Japan.

These three new hotels reinforce Japan’s position as one of Best Western’s largest and most important Asian markets.

“We are excited to have signed another three outstanding hotels in Japan, which demonstrate Best Western Hotels & Resorts’ continued commitment to this wonderful and dynamic country,” said Best Western Hotels & Resorts’ managing director of international Operations – Asia, Olivier Berrivin. Read more

BW flag flies in Pattaya

May 26, 2017 by  
Filed under Hospitality, News, Thailand

BANGKOK, 26 May 2017: Construction of a major new hotel project under the Best Western Hotels & Resort’ brand got underway this month at a site  close to the popular Thai beach resort of Pattaya.

Thai real estate company, Habitat Group Co Ltd is working with Best Western Hotels & Resorts to create the new Best Western Premier Bayphere Pattaya – an eight-story upscale hotel on Na Jomtien bay, just 7 km south of downtown Pattaya.

“We are delighted to celebrate this landmark occasion with our esteemed partners from Habitat Group,” said Best Western’s managing director of international operations – Asia, Olivier Berrivin. Read more

Best Western signs JJ market project

April 18, 2017 by  
Filed under Hospitality, News, Thailand

BANGKOK, 18 April 2017: Best Western Hotels & Resorts has signed a brand new hotel on the doorstep of Bangkok’s iconic Chatuchak weekend market.

The property, Best Western Chatuchak will be located within walking distance of Chatuchak Market considered the largest open-air market in Thailand and possibly the world, with a staggering 8,000 stalls.

Often called simply by its nickname ‘JJ’, the market  is a must-see attraction for visitors to Thailand that opens every Saturday and Sunday on vast area of land in the northern suburb of the capital. Read more

BW upgrades Nagasaki property

April 3, 2017 by  
Filed under Hospitality, News, North Asia

BANGKOK, 3 April 2017: Best Western Hotels & Resorts has launched its newest upscale brand, BW Premier Collection in Japan.

The former Best Western Premier Hotel Nagasaki has been serving guests for years with its upscale amenities, from high-end restaurants and bars to international-standard conference facilities.

Now it has enhanced its market position even further by joining the BW Premier Collection. Read more

BW adds hotel in Tokyo

March 27, 2017 by  
Filed under Hospitality, News, North Asia

BANGKOK, 27 March 2017: Best Western Hotels & Resorts will open its third hotel in Tokyo, Best Western Tokyo Nishikasai Grande, 1 April.

Located between Tokyo Disneyland and the central districts of Marunouchi and Ginza, Best Western Tokyo Nishikasai Grande is positioned for both business and leisure travellers.

The hotel’s 105 rooms – all designated for non-smokers – include triple rooms for families mostly those who are visiting Tokyo Disneyland. Read more

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