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Onyx Hospitality Launches the Saffron Collection

Onyx Hospitality has launched the Saffron
Collection, a portfolio of boutique hotels that have their own
unique character.

Saffron Collection hotels will initially be
available in Hanoi, Penang, Bangkok and Sa Kaeo in Thailand, with
plans for further expansion across the Asia-Pacific region.

The group’s
Oriental Residence
Bangkok
will become a Saffron Collection property,
with The Five Residences Hanoi scheduled to open in October 2020
as a new-build addition. This will be followed
by the mid-2021 opening of The George in Penang, and the early
2022 opening of Indochina Hotel in Aranyaprathet, Thailand.


Lobby of the Oriental Residence Bangkok. Click to enlarge.

Every Saffron Collection lobby will feature a customised cocktail cabinet
offering a
select list of mixology concoctions from the locality complemented
with one signature cocktail representing each Saffron Collection property.

“Saffron Collection is driven by our quest to
create a distinctive portfolio of boutique hotels and resorts that
appeal to guests who want to be immersed in the stories and
legends of the places they visit,” said Douglas Martell, President
and CEO, Onyx Hospitality Group. “Each Saffron Collection property
aims to create memorable experiences through locally-relevant
design and sensitive integration into the past and present of a
destination. For owners and investors, Saffron Collection is also
our way of preserving the compelling moments in a family, a
corporation or a building and area’s history, and reinterpreting
them towards memorable experiences for our present and future
travellers.”

See also:


Airports, Air Travel and COVID19 – Exclusive Interview with
SITA’s President of Asia Pacific, Sumesh Patel
.

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