Bangkok, Thailand, December 08, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- Accor, the leading international operator of hotels in Asia Pacific and Thailand, announces the opening of Novotel Bangkok Platinum, located in the heart of Bangkok’s shopping district and strategically on top of Thailand’s largest fashion shopping centre – Platinum Fashion Mall.
Located on the corner of Pratunam intersection, Novotel Bangkok Platinum is around 45-mins drive from Bangkok Suvarnabhumi International Airport, and a 10-mins walk to the BTS SkyTrain Chidlom Station near several shopping malls, including Siam Square, Siam Paragon, and CentralWorld.
Oswald Pichler, Vice President of Operations for Accor Thailand, Cambodia and Laos says, “Accor is proud to welcome Novotel Bangkok Platinum to the network as the 11th Novotel hotel in Thailand. This hotel perfectly translates the fundamental values of Novotel - simplicity, modernity and efficiency - ensuring that all guests feel at home while just a few steps away to Bangkok’s shopping paradise.”
This newly built hotel starts from the 6th floor of Platinum Fashion Mall, Zone 3, which is the region’s top wholesale shopping centre. With a panoramic view of Bangkok’s city centre, the 283 “new generation” guest rooms and suites have been carefully designed to blend ergonomics with spacious, modern designs and colourful décor, while maintaining the relaxation and comfort every Novotel hotel is globally known for. Ensuring practical and technological features, each room consists of a flat screen TV, free Wi-Fi internet access, and a TV connection panel for USB, audio and video for guests who plan to work in their rooms.
The hotel also features a ballroom with natural lighting and high ceiling that can accommodate up to 200 guests, while its three large multi-purpose function rooms are equipped with state-of-the-art technology and meeting facilities for small-to-medium gatherings.
Sagar Naker, General Manager of Novotel Bangkok Platinum says “This new edition Novotel combines a unique design and fantastic location, making it a smart choice for both business and leisure travellers.”
Novotel’s signature all-day dining restaurant, The Square, will certainly fulfill guests’ appetites with superb international and Thai cuisine. The Platinum Lounge, a perfect venue to chat with friends and colleagues while enjoying light drinks and meals overlooking the view of Bangkok’s skyline. A groovy place to relax, the Pool Bar provides a large selection of cocktails, fresh fruit juices and snacks.
At In Balance, Novotel’s signature fitness centre, guests can escape into one’s self using the wellness facilities or exercising while overlooking the city’s busy Pratunam intersection. Additional hotel facilities and services include an outdoor swimming pool and sun deck, Kid’s Club and babysitting service, an iMac internet corner and free indoor secured car park.
An enticement to shoppers
To indulge guests who love shopping, the hotel also provides a “Personal Shopper” adviser and shopping delivery service from Platinum Fashion Mall where guests can shop and have the goods delivered to their rooms instead of carrying it around.