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Pan Pacific Hotels Group Debuts PARKROYAL COLLECTION in Malaysia with Opening of PARKROYAL COLLECTION Kuala Lumpur
1 June 2022 — Pan Pacific Hotels Group expands its sustainability-focused brand PARKROYAL COLLECTION Hotels and Resorts with the official opening of PARKROYAL COLLECTION Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, marking the biophilic brand’s first launch beyond Singapore’s shores. Located in the heart of Bukit Bintang, the 527-room hotel opens in a mixed-use complex owned by Singapore-listed UOL Group Limited, Pan Pacific Hotels Group’s parent company.
The complex also houses Pan Pacific Serviced Suites Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, which will open in the second half of 2022 with 210 luxury suites, offering long-stay guests city convenience coupled with the graceful and sincere service of Pan Pacific Hotels and Resorts.
Mr Choe Peng Sum, Chief Executive Officer, Pan Pacific Hotels Group, said, “We are proud to grow our footprint of sustainable hospitality beyond Singapore. Our opening of PARKROYAL COLLECTION Kuala Lumpur is timely as travellers are pursuing new experiences that can reconnect them with nature and rejuvenate their being. In our global expansion, Pan Pacific Hotels Group continues to push for more eco-conscious hospitality experiences around the world.”
PARKROYAL COLLECTION Kuala Lumpur joins the rank of PARKROYAL COLLECTION Pickering, which has been consistently awarded ‘World’s Leading Green City Hotel’ at the World Travel Awards, and PARKROYAL COLLECTION Marina Bay, winner of the ‘World Responsible Tourism Awards 2021’ by World Travel Mart. With a vertical garden façade incorporating sky planters, roof terraces showcasing 13,000 square feet of foliage and a host of green features, PARKROYAL COLLECTION Kuala Lumpur marks Pan Pacific Hotels Group’s latest offering for the modern conscious travellers.
Inspired by nature and wellbeing
PARKROYAL COLLECTION Kuala Lumpur exudes inspiring design through its earthy tones and wooden finishes, a signature of the PARKROYAL COLLECTION brand. Providing a lifestyle experience within a luxurious setting, its architecture and interiors are helmed by the world renowned DP Architects and FDAT – the design practice behind PARKROYAL COLLECTION Marina Bay, Singapore.
Beneath its biophilic design, the hotel features environmentally conscious operations including bathroom amenities in biodegradable packaging, filtered drinking water solution in every guestroom, and a food-waste management system.
Thyme, the hotel’s all-day-dining restaurant with a gastronomical theatre concept, serves up authentic Asian and International cuisines using sustainably sourced local seasonal ingredients. Guests can also relax in The Botanist Lounge & Bar, a modern lifestyle space that draws inspiration from nature, and unwind under the stars at Skye Chill pool bar.
PARKROYAL COLLECTION Kuala Lumpur will also have a holistic wellness floor comprising St Gregory spa, a modern gymnasium and fitness studio, as well as an outdoor swimming pool.
For more information, visit www.panpacific.com/en/hotels-and-resorts/pr-collection-kuala-lumpur.html
Pan Pacific Hotels Group
Pan Pacific Hotels Group is a member 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/or manages close to 50 hotels, resorts and serviced suites including those under development in 31 cities across Asia, Oceania, North America and Europe.
Voted “Best Regional Hotel Chain” by readers in Asia from 2017 to 2021, Pan Pacific Hotels Group comprises three brands: "Pan Pacific", PARKROYAL COLLECTION, and PARKROYAL. Sincerity is the hallmark of Pan Pacific Hotels Group. The Group is known to its guests, partners, associates and owners for its sincerity in people and the sense of confidence which alleviates the stresses of today’s complex world.
Pan Pacific Hotels and Resorts
Pan Pacific Hotels and Resorts is the embodiment of gracious, dependable hospitality. Characterised by the warm smiles, unassuming postures and thoughtful processes, we wear sincerity as our badge of promise as each guest who comes through our doors know they will be well taken care of.
PARKROYAL COLLECTION Hotels & Resorts
PARKROYAL COLLECTION hotels are icons of design with a sense of responsibility and care towards the environment and self. Each hotel is one of a kind and not one in a line. It goes beyond bricks and mortar to refresh body and soul. It breathes style with a contemporary vibe, inspiring everyone who steps through its doors to live life.
PARKROYAL Hotels & Resorts
PARKROYAL Hotels & Resorts is your trusted companion who supports you and sets you at your best in every way. Approachable, friendly service is our hallmark, along with practical processes and efficient offerings that ensure your comfort and convenience at every occasion. It is our joy to connect with you and give you a sense of place wherever you travel.