Centara to open sixth Pattaya hotel

Centara Hotels & Resorts will be opening its sixth hotel in Pattaya in Thailand with the signing of a management contract to operate the Centara Grand Modus Resort & Spa Pattaya. Centara signed the contract with the owning company, Sweet Water Point Company. The hotel is due to open in the third quarter of 2013.

The hotel is located on Wong Amat Beach at Naklua, next to the Sanctuary of Truth, and has its own private beachfront. Centara Grand Modus Resort & Spa Pattaya will have a total of 215 rooms. Of these, 80 are Standard category rooms, 10 are superior category, 20 are family rooms, 20 are club category rooms with access to the Club Lounge, 72 are suites, and 13 are two-bedroom suites.

There will be two restaurants, a Spa Cenvaree, a fitness center, a Kids’ Club, three swimming pools with a pool bar, a beach club and meeting and function rooms.

The resort will be family-friendly, with many rooms offering two double beds and with a number of interconnecting rooms. Several room categories offer direct pool access. Over half the rooms offer an ocean view.

The development also includes 300 condominium units, of which 80 have so far been sold, and which are managed by Centara under the request of the individual owners.

Centara Hotels & Resorts is Thailand's leading operator of hotels, with 40 deluxe and first-class properties covering all the major tourist destinations in the country. A further 18 resorts in the Maldives, Vietnam, Bali Indonesia, Sri Lanka and Mauritius Indian Ocean bring the present total to 58 properties.

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