Hyatt Hotels Corporation has announced an affiliate has signed a management agreement for Park Hyatt Bangok.
The hotel, which will feature a unique twisted coil design, is scheduled to open in 2014.
It will be the first Park Hyatt in Thailand and third Hyatt-branded hotel in Thailand; there are currently two other Hyatt-branded hotels in Thailand: Grand Hyatt Erawan Bangkok and Hyatt Regency Hua-Hin.
The property, which will form part of the mixed use Central Embassy complex, will boast 222 rooms, including 49 suites. Facilities will include all-day dining and specialty restaurants, a lobby lounge and specialty lounge, as well as a sky bar and restaurant with magnificent views of downtown Bangkok. Park Hyatt Bangkok will also feature 15,515 square-feet of meeting space and amenities including a spa, business center, fitness room and swimming pool.
"Park Hyatt Bangkok's premier location within this attractive and rapidly growing international city represents our commitment to introducing the luxury of Park Hyatt to gateway locations around the world where our guests are traveling," said Stephen Haggerty, global head of real estate and development for Hyatt Hotels Corporation. "The spectacular 'twisted coil' exterior design of this hotel will be a standout in Bangkok's skyline and will reinforce the Park Hyatt brand's long history of innovative design."
Central Embassy is the most ambitious mixed use project by Thailand's leading retailer Central Group. The 37-floor complex promises to revolutionize future luxury shopping and entertainment experience with an eight-storey retail of 150 stores and lifestyle podium, verdant sky terraces and a luxury hotel tower sprawling over a total commercial area of 144,000 sq m.
"We are delighted and honored to enter into this agreement for Park Hyatt Bangkok," said Chart Chirathivat, managing director - Central Embassy, Central Retail Corporation Ltd. "The union between a prestigious brand such as Park Hyatt, which is renowned for its outstanding service standard, and Central Embassy, a world-class luxury venture, will result in the perfect, seamless integration. Having Park Hyatt as a part of the Central Embassy project will surely put this luxury retail landmark on the world map, highlighting Central Embassy's key philosophy of Infinite Connections."