Dusit International reveal new plans to open Chatuchak Market’s first hotel
Thai-hospitality business, Dusit International, has made a recent agreement with Dhanasansombut Development to manage the upcoming hotel which will be located in the heart of Chatuchak Market.
The new accommodation will comprise approximately 250 rooms to form part of Mixt Chatuchak; Dhanasansombut Development’s newest mixed-use development project.
Along with direct access to Thailand’s iconic marketplace, hotel guests will benefit from the markets neighbouring transport facilities, including new Bang Sue Grand Station. With the addition of being within close proximity to one of CNN’s recently noted top 10 fresh food markets – Or Kor Tor Market. The establishment promises an atmosphere well-suited to Thailands’ many visitors.
Group Chief Executive Officer of Dusit International, Ms Suphaiee Suthumpun, believes the plans are a perfect fit for the existing surroundings.
“JJ Market is a true Bangkok icon and we are delighted to have this opportunity to become part of its vibrant fabric,”
She added. “With several exciting developments set to open near the market within the next few years. The area will only become even more appealing, and our new hotel will be perfectly positioned to meet the needs of the young, sophisticated travellers who visit the area seeking a distinctive localised experience.”
Also showing enthusiasm for the project was Ms Nontava Apitanotai, majority owner and Authorized Director of Dhanasansombut Development Co., Ltd, whose statement gives a clearer picture of what may be to come.
“Mixt Chatuchak is the only building located directly within JJ Market, making the mixed-use project and Dusit’s new hotel a unique proposition for guests who will benefit from the large array of shops and services within our building as well as on their doorstep. Our companies share a complementary vision to impress the world with Thai hospitality, and by drawing on the energy, culture and vibrancy of the iconic JJ Market, we are confident this synergy will be a huge success.”
Dusit International is set to expand significantly within the coming years, with the number of properties reaching 70 as the company extends its expertise across key markets of Southeast Asia, China, sub-Saharan Africa, The GCC region, Europe amongst many others.
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