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Vacations That Fit Your Lifestyle at the Sentido Graceland Khao Lak

SENTIDO Graceland Pool

Early check-ins and late check-outs to squeeze in every minute of fun, and extended breakfasts for all.

This July there will be a new kid on the beautiful block of beaches in Thailand.  The Sentido Graceland Khao Lak is all about letting guests enjoy their vacation on their own terms.  We’re talking about early check-ins and late check-outs to squeeze in every minute of fun, extended breakfasts for those who like to sleep in and refreshments upon arrival.  Hotel management is hoping these little extras plus a range of activates and entertainment will keep guests coming back year after year.

The Sentido Graceland Khao Lak is situated on Bangsak beach along the coastline of Phang Nga, about 83 kilometers north of Phuket International Airport.  This distance guarantees an unspoiled, private getaway away from the crowds with views that stretch for miles.  Spread throughout the property are 338 rooms, including 22 villas.

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A Fall Opening for the Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel Bangkok, Sukhumvit

Due in September 2013, the Radisson Blu will be located near Benjasiri Park and Phrom Phong BTS Skytrain station.

UPDATE: The opening of this hotel has been delayed until February 15, 2014. A new post with more information including pictures can be found here.

UPDATE 2: Now accepting reservations. 

Global hospitality and travel company Carlson is the latest to stake a claim on the buzzing and fashionable Sukhumvit Road in Bangkok with the announcement of a new Radisson Blu.  Set to open in September 2013, the Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel Bangkok, Sukhumvit is located near great food, entertainment, shopping and mass transit.

Details about the interior of the hotel and the features it will offer to guests are just becoming public.  What is known now is that the Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel Bangkok, Sukhumvit will be home to 290 rooms including 266 guest rooms and 24 suites.  Interiors are being designed by Bangkok architectural first Inter Akitek Company Limited along with P49, a local interior design firm.  In selecting the hotel’s amenities, Carlson keyed in on one of the top desires of every traveler- free wifi.  It will be available to all guests and in all rooms.

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Bangkok to Welcome First Hyatt Regency in 2017

Hyatt Regency Bangkok- Hyde Sukhumvit

Hyatt are rapidly expanding their portfolio in Thailand with new Hyatt Regency announcement.

It may be a little early still to make a reservation but it’s not too early to mark your calendars.  Plans have been announced to build a new Hyatt Regency in the center of bustling Bangkok. The hotel, which is scheduled to open in 2017, will be part of a mixed-use development that will include high-end and luxury brand shopping and a luxury residential tower.

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Park Hyatt Bangkok Announced

Central Embassy Complex

The most exciting announcement regarding hotels in Thailand in years. -me.

Update: The park Hyatt Bangkok is now scheduled to open in October 2016

Hyatt has announced the development of the Park Hyatt Bangkok, set to open in 2014 in the new upscale Central Embassy project on the corner of Wirless and Ploenchit Roads in central Bangkok.

Part of the USD340 million 37 floor Central Embassy project currently under construction, the hotel will form an integral part of Bangkok’s newest and most ambitious high-end luxury retail, entertainment and lifestyle venue.

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New Four Points by Sheraton Bangkok to open in October

Fourpoints by Sheraton Sukhumvit

The Sheraton group will be unveiling the Four Points by Sheraton Bangkok, Sukhumvit 15 on October 1st 2010

This will be the first of two Four Points by Sheraton hotel openings planned for Bangkok within the next 18 months.

As the name suggests, the hotel will be located on Sukhumvit Soi 17, which is near BTS Skytrain Asok station and not far from Soi 24, where you will find the upscale department store Emporium as well as Benjasiri Park.

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