Marriott Hotel re-opened?

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Re: marriott hotel re opened ?

Post by GrabbaTheButt » Fri Mar 04, 2016 1:19 am

Awesome to hear...

If anyone takes a stroll through it and wants to post any pics please do. Love to see the reality vs the artists conception

Otherwise I'll put a report up after or during our stay

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Re: marriott hotel re opened ?

Post by buksida » Fri Mar 04, 2016 8:53 am

Marriott International, Inc. has opened the Hua Hin Marriott Resort & Spa here. Featuring 322 rooms that combine modern design and Thai Colonial features, the resort is equipped with state-of-the-art facilities and located on a beachfront with 8.7 acres of land.

Highlights include deluxe rooms with views of the sea and direct access to the lagoon-shaped swimming pool; an onsite adults-only swimming pool; and extensive kids’ activities at the beachfront Kid’s Club, kid’s pool, water slide and tree house.

“Marriott International signed agreements with TCC Land Asset World in 2013 to manage seven new hotels across Thailand. Three properties are scheduled to open this year and Hua Hin Marriott Resort & Spa is the first to debut,” said Karl Hudson, area VP-Thailand, Vietnam, Philippines, Cambodia & Japan. “Hua Hin is a famous vacation getaway for both local and international travelers. Demand from inbound travel from Thai residents has been strong and we see the number of foreign visitors increasing, at 5.63% year over year. Hua Hin has a lot of potential as it offers various activities and attractions. The introduction of Hua Hin Marriott Resort & Spa will increase the city’s accommodation to 2,341 rooms.”

The hotel’s five F&B outlets include Amber Kitchen, an all-day-dining restaurant offering Thai and international cuisine; Big Fish & Bar, located by the beach featuring signature grill and seafood; the Pool Bar, which provides a 180-degree ocean view and cocktails; Siam Bakery, a classic pastry shop environment featuring an interactive open work space with coffee concept, fresh juices and baked products; and the Lobby Lounge serving coffee, high tea, cocktails and entrées.

The Quan Spa offers a varied selection of massages and touch therapy treatments and a 24-hour state-of-the-art fitness center is also available.

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Re: Marriott Hotel re-opened?

Post by GrabbaTheButt » Tue Mar 22, 2016 8:43 pm

Just checked in... will log a detailed report in a few days

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Re: Marriott Hotel re-opened?

Post by Frank La Rue » Tue Mar 29, 2016 10:16 pm

GrabbaTheButt wrote:Just checked in... will log a detailed report in a few days
I am looking forward to your own pictures :D
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Re: Marriott Hotel re-opened?

Post by kendo » Tue Apr 12, 2016 3:40 am

I'm quite interested in this thread as the wife has just told me that my stepson has just started working there as a bar tender.
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Re: Marriott Hotel re-opened?

Post by GrabbaTheButt » Fri Apr 29, 2016 2:59 am

Sorry I'm more than a little later than I promised with a report.

We were 7 days here and it was very nice indeed.

They were still putting a few finishing touches (adding a few handrails etc) on but all major construction was definitely done.

The rooms are quite modern which I'm not really sure I liked that much as I'd have preferred more of a thai feel. Service was fantastic but they had a large number of "opening team" staff from various marriott resorts and hotels from around Thailand doing start up training for the permanent staff.

The buffet breakfast is expensive at 800 baht a piece but it was very impressive... don't eat for two days then go put on the feedbag kind of impressive.

The pools are quite nice with lots of loungers and a pretty good water side for the kids.

All in all they have done a nice job with it well worth staying at (though the JW Marriott in Khao Lak remains my favourite Thailand Marriott)

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Re: Marriott Hotel re-opened?

Post by kendo » Fri Apr 29, 2016 4:23 am

Wow 800 Baht for breakfast I was going to ask the wife if the boy gets through his probation period can he get us a deal on a room it might be counter productive for the wallet. :?
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Re: Marriott Hotel re-opened?

Post by Bluesgoose » Tue Jan 03, 2017 7:26 pm

Hi,

I am new to this great forum. Just a quick check: Are there any news about how the new Marriott hotel has been received by guests?

How do you get into town from there? Would you walk or are there taxis?

Thanks.

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