Oakwood has recently opened two properties in Tonglu, China, and Bangkok, Thailand, as well as signed a new management partnership for its eighth property in Thailand.
Situated beside the picturesque Fuchun River, Oakwood Premier Tonglu features 45 hotel rooms alongside 154 serviced apartments. Its location just outside Hangzhou is in the regionâ€™s new cultural and creative hub for the digital technology industry, LIT City. On-site facilities include an all-day restaurant, steak house, swimming pool, fitness centre as well as meeting and event spaces.
Oakwood Premier Tonglu is the first of four new Oakwood properties scheduled to open in China this year. Three additional openings in Beijing, Foshan and Chongli, the host city for the 2022 Winter Olympics, will bring the total number of managed properties in China up to 12, representing a growth of 50 per cent in just one year.
Over in Thailand, Oakwood Hotel & Residence Bangkok marks the brandâ€™s seventh property in Thailand, and fourth in the capital. Located near the iconic Chao Phraya River, the property houses 142 studios and one-bedroom apartments. Oakwood Hotel & Residence Bangkok sits a short distance away from popular shopping malls Asiatique The Riverfront and Iconsiam. On-site amenities include an outdoor swimming pool, fitness centre, sauna, two meeting venues, lobby bar, restaurant as well as a Residence Lounge.
The hospitality company has also signed a new management agreement with Chaopraya Mahanakorn to manage the group’s eighth Oakwood branded property in Thailand â€“ Oakwood Suites Tiwanon Bangkok.
Part of a mixed-use residential project (The Cuvee Tiwanon), Oakwood Suites Tiwanon Bangkok will feature 194 one- to two-bedroom residences, as well as a suite of facilities including a residentsâ€™ lounge, restaurant, bar, swimming pool, fitness centre, and meeting venues. Slated to open in 3Q2021, the property stands next to the Yaek Tiwanon Metro Station and near to the famous Chatuchak Weekend Market.