Accor announce plans for two new Pullman Hotels Pullman Kuala Lumpur Bangsar and Pullman Saigon Center

The Accor hotel group has announced plans for two
new Pullman hotels in Southeast Asia, the Pullman Kuala Lumpur and the Pullman
Saigon Center will both target luxury and business travelers from around the
world.

 

The Pullman Kuala Lumpur Bangsar will be Accor’s
largest hotel in Southeast Asia with 515 rooms, the Pullman Hotel Kuala Lumpur
is due to open in July 2011

 

The Pullman Saigon Center will featuer 300
rooms, will be located in District 1 on Tran Hung Dao street and is set to open
in 2013

 

The full media release from the Accor Hotel
Group can be read below:  

 

 Accor announce plans for two new Pullman Hotels Pullman Kuala Lumpur Bangsar and Pullman Saigon Center

 

 

Accor
to open signature Pullman hotels in Kuala Lumpur and Saigon

 

The Accor
Group announced two major projects for its 5-star Pullman brand – Pullman
Kuala Lumpur Bangsar
, and
Pullman Saigon Centre.

 

Pullman Kuala
Lumpur Bangsar will be the largest Pullman hotel in Southeast Asia with 515
rooms, three restaurants, two bars and extensive meeting and leisure
facilities. The hotel, which is scheduled to open in July 2011, is currently
under construction. It is located close to Menara Telekom and Midvalley Mega
Mall.

 

It will be
the third Pullman in Malaysia, following the opening of Pullman Putrajaya and
Pullman Kuching in the past two years. Accor is looking for additional Pullman
projects in other key Malaysian destinations including Penang, Langkawi and
Port Dickson.

 

Vietnam is another destination
targeted for significant development of the Pullman brand.

 

Pullman Saigon Centre is the
latest Accor signing in Vietnam. The Pullman will be a 300-room hotel, with
contemporary architecture and chic interiors, and a highly attractive location
in the city centre in District One on Tran Hung Dao,

 

Pullman Saigon Centre will target
business, conference and leisure travelers from around the world and will help
fill the continuing demand for upscale accommodation in the city.

 

When completed in 2013, Pullman
Saigon Centre will comprise 300 rooms, 1,500 sqm of ballroom and meeting
facilities, two restaurants, a bar, as well as an outdoor swimming pool and
fitness centre. 

 

Three
are three other Pullman hotels under development in Vietnam – in Vungtau, Sapa
and Lao Cai. Accor is already the largest international operator in Vietnam
with 14 hotels currently in the network, and with an additional 12 under
development.

 

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