Hotel management company Cross Hotels & Resorts has signed its third hotel management agreement in Phuket, continuing its expansion on the Thai island.
The agreement was signed with PT Three Land Co., Ltd. for X2 Vibe Phuket Patong Center, set to open in mid-2021.
The 323-key hotel sits in the heart of Phuket Patong Beach and is a 50-minute drive from Phuket International Airport.
Key features include specially designed family rooms and state-of-the-art kids club, a large swimming pool with a sunken DJ Bar and underwater speakers, all-day dining restaurants and meeting facilities.
The announcement follows the successful debut of X2 Vibe Phuket Patong in September 2018 and the signing of Away Phuket Le Coral in May 2019.
Cross Hotels & Resorts CEO, Peter Lucas said the company was very pleased to be signing its third hotel in Phuket within the past 12 months.
“Phuket has been clearly identified as a key target destination for Cross Hotels & Resorts now and into the future,’’ said Lucas.
“[The move] reinforces that we are delivering on our stated development aspirations of acquiring quality hotels with large inventories in the world’s most popular visitor destinations and gateway cities.”
Cross Hotels & Resorts currently operates 25 hotels across three brands: X2, X2 Vibe and Away in Thailand, Vietnam and Indonesia.