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Pan Pacific Hotels and Resorts Debuts in Myanmar

Published Date: 14 September 2017

Pan Pacific Yangon facade

Pan Pacific Yangon will set the benchmark for an international luxury five-star hotel experience


Singapore, 14 September 2017 – Pan Pacific Hotels Group is pleased to announce the debut of its Pan Pacific brand in Myanmar with the opening of Pan Pacific Yangon in November.

Pan Pacific Yangon will be the first truly international luxury five-star hotel in the Myanmar market with a fantastic location. Just a stroll away from the magnificent Yangon River, the hotel is also close to some of the most legendary landmarks in the city, such as the Bogyoke Aung San Market, Sule Pagoda and Shwedagon Pagoda.

The 25-storey Pan Pacific Yangon sits within Junction City, an integrated commercial and lifestyle development with an excellent variety of dining and recreational options located along Shwedagon Pagoda Road. Pan Pacific Yangon’s double-height sky lobby on the sixth floor will offer stunning views across to the iconic Shwedagon Pagoda while the exclusive Pacific Club on the uppermost floor of the hotel will boast spectacular city vistas.

In addition to 336 beautifully furnished guest rooms and suites, some of which offer panoramic river views, guests can indulge in an extensive range of refreshing facilities such as a swimming pool, St Gregory spa and fitness centre, as well as numerous dining outlets including all-day dining restaurant Saan, Hai Tien Lo Cantonese restaurant, The Teak Bar, Pacific Club Lounge and Pacific Marketplace. A spacious ballroom and a selection of meeting rooms will provide ideal venues for meetings and events.

Pan Pacific Yangon lobby

Pan Pacific Yangon will set the benchmark for an international luxury five-star hotel experience

“We’re excited about the opening of Pan Pacific Yangon, the first international luxury five-star hotel in the city. It will strongly appeal to business and leisure travellers alike as a modern and refreshing retreat, and set a benchmark for luxury and service excellence in the local hospitality scene. As one of the largest hotel companies in the city, we are committed to Myanmar as a strategic growth market as we expand our footprint in Asia Pacific. We look forward to contributing further to Myanmar’s flourishing tourism and travel industry, where we already operate the award-winning PARKROYAL Yangon and PARKROYAL Nay Pyi Taw,” said Lothar Nessmann, Chief Executive Officer, Pan Pacific Hotels Group.

 

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About Pan Pacific Hotels Group
Pan Pacific Hotels Group is a wholly-owned hotel subsidiary of Singapore-listed UOL Group Limited, one of Asia’s most established hotel and property companies with an outstanding portfolio of investment and development properties. Based in Singapore, Pan Pacific Hotels Group owns and manages  40 hotels, resorts and serviced suites with some 12,000 rooms including those under development in Asia, Oceania, North America and Europe. The Group comprises two acclaimed brands: Pan Pacific and PARKROYAL. Pan Pacific is a leading brand in Asia and the Pacific Rim with hotels offering premium accommodations and services.  PARKROYAL is a collection of comfortable leisure and business hotels and resorts located in the heart of cities and interesting locales across Asia Pacific. For more information, visit www.pphg.com.

About Global Hotel Alliance
Global Hotel Alliance (GHA) is the world’s largest alliance of independent hotel brands, bringing together 35 brands with 550 hotels in 76 countries. GHA uses a shared technology platform to drive incremental revenues and create cost savings for its member brands.  GHA’s award-winning loyalty programme, DISCOVERY, provides nearly 10 million members exclusive opportunities to immerse themselves in local culture wherever they travel. For more information, visit www.gha.com.

Media contact:

Pan Pacific Hotels Group
Cuili NG
Corporate Communications Manager
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Email: ng.cuili@pphg.com