Dusit International announces first dusitD2 project in Bangkok

Dusit International

Thai-based Dusit International has signed a hotel management agreement with Tian Teck Property Company Limited to operate dusitD2 Samyan Bangkok – the capital’s first dusitD2-branded property.

dusitD2 Samyan Bangkok is scheduled to commence operations in June 2023 on Si Phraya Road, a vibrant thoroughfare which runs parallel to Silom and Sathorn Roads in Bangkok’s Central Business District. The hotel is designed to meet the needs of business and leisure travellers alike, and offer easy access to major business and lifestyle hubs in this key area of the city.

dusitD2 Samyan Bangkok will house 181 well-appointed guest rooms set over 23 floors, including a stylish lobby bar, a swimming pool with a children’s pool, a fully equipped fitness centre and an all-day dining restaurant, offering daily buffet breakfast and a large selection of international cuisines. For corporate guests, dusitD2 Samyan Bangkok will offer a large meeting room equipped with the latest audio-visual equipment.

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Stations for major transportation systems, such as the BTS (Skytrain), MRT (underground) and Express Boat Service, which connect to all key areas of the city, are a five-minute drive from the property.

“We are delighted that Tian Teck Property Company Limited has selected us to manage this special property and bring our upscale dusitD2 brand to the heart of Bangkok for the first time,” said chief operating officer, Dusit International, Lim Boon Kwee declared. “We now look forward to delivering a vibrant, modern hotel experience that delights on all fronts and seamlessly links with everything this burgeoning neighbourhood has to offer.”

Director, Tian Teck Property Company Limited, Gerald Cheong also said: “This is our first project in Thailand and we are delighted to partner with a company of Dusit International’s calibre to bring our vision to life. For more than 70 years, Dusit has been synonymous with world-class, Thai-inspired gracious hospitality, and we are confident that dusitD2 Samyan Bangkok will quickly become the hotel of choice for business and leisure travellers alike when it opens its doors in 2023.”

Dusit International’s property portfolio now comprises 271 properties (nine owned and 260 managed) operating under six brands across 13 countries. The company has more than 50-Dusit branded hotels in the pipeline and expects to open at least 10-12 hotels per year in key destinations from 2019 onwards.