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Asian hotel chain grows in Cuba

Asian hotel chain grows in Cuba
Banyan Tree Hotels & Resorts, a Singapore-based company that operates in well-known Asian destinations and has had two facilities in Mexico for eight years, will open its second hotel in Santa Maria Keyway next May and will be building another two in The beach resort of Varadero, Cuba.

The company owns 50 hotels in well-known tropical destinations such as Singapore itself, Indonesia, Thailand, China and Vietnam, and after exploring the Caribbean market, has decided to raise its stake in Cuba, where it will soon have a hotel of its Banyan Tree luxury brand.

According to recent statements by Sergio Álvarez, sales director of the hotel Dhawa Cayo Santa María, the first managed in Cuba by Banyan Tree Hotels & Resorts, the hotel's new facility will be inaugurated in coincidence with the XXXVIII International Tourism Fair, FitCuba 2018, to be made in the keys of the north of the province of Villa Clara.

The hotel runs jointly with the Cuban group Gaviota, will have 252 rooms and will operate under the brand Angsana, focused on the segment of adults only, unlike Dhawa, inaugurated in December 2016 and whose 516 rooms are designed for family enjoyment .

The Asian firm also builds hotels in Varadero, Matanzas, one of the Angsana brand and another of its luxury brand Banyan Tree.

In Cuba, 27 mixed companies operate four thousand 505 rooms of 4 and 5 stars. In addition, there are 20 international chains that, through 88 contracts, manage 43 thousand 252 rooms, 63.6 percent of the hotel plant in Cuba.

As part of the investment program that is executed in the sector, this year it is planned to finish 14 hotels that will provide a total of two thousand rooms. One of them will be in Varadero, two in Cayo Las Brujas, one in Cayo Guillermo, two in Holguín, one in Viñales, four in Havana, one in Villa Clara, one in Trinidad and one in Gibara.


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Alex Castor
19 2017f december 2017f 2017 201712 09:01 AM CST
Wow, excellent hotel chain, and good news for the cuban tourism.

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