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Movenpick opens new international resort in Vietnam

Movenpick opens new international resort in Vietnam
March 11, 2020

Mövenpick Hotels and Resorts showcase the brand’s signature Swiss hospitality excellence in Vietnam with the opening of Mövenpick Resort Waverly Phu Quoc as the first international premium resort to open along Phu Quoc’s idyllic Ong Lang Beach.

The hotel features 305 guestrooms, while the adjacent Mövenpick Residences Phu Quoc offers 329 apartment-style residences and 79 pool villas, perfect for families or extended stays.

The resort offers six swimming pools, including two children pools. Other wellness facilities include the Elements Fitness Centre which features state-of-the-art equipment and a yoga studio. The Elements Spa and Salon features 15 treatment rooms, a sauna and a jacuzzi. Guests can choose from an extensive range of wellness therapies.

Accor, Upper Southeast & Northeast Asia and the Maldives, Chief Operating Officer, Patrick Basset advises “this opening represents an evolution of the Mövenpick brand in Vietnam, and we are delighted to introduce our Swiss heritage and rich culinary legacy to the tropical shores of Phu Quoc.”  

The hotel’s service excellence reflects the warm and friendly nature of the local Vietnamese culture with the wonderful tropical climate lending itself to inspired exploration of the island’s lush natural landscape. Guests can trek through a dense rainforest that leads to a waterfall or bask in the serenity of coconut-shaded beaches. A delicious food tour through the night market, or visits to the pepper farm, pearl farm or fish sauce factory offer glimpses into the local Vietnamese way of life.

Designed with a tropical style, Mövenpick Resort Waverly Phu Quoc harmoniously blends modern and traditional touches with plenty of natural light streamed through full-sized windows. The contemporary guestrooms feature an elegant interior in soothing neutral tones. Floor-to-ceiling glass doors lead to private balconies in each hotel room, offering sweeping views of the shimmering sea or verdant mountains. Rooms range from a spacious 35 metres2 to an expansive 72metres2 for a Junior Suite. Modern in-room comforts include complimentary high-speed WiFi, a pillow menu, and a fully-stocked minibar.

For both long-term stays and weekend getaways, Mövenpick Residences Phu Quoc features studios and family rooms, each equipped with a kitchenette. The resort complex also features 66 two-bedroom and three-bedroom pool villas nestled around the lake, while the 12 three-bedroom pool villas and the Presidential Villa offer beachfront views where guests can enjoy the evening sunset.

A Mövenpick Family program ensures the needs of younger guests are met, including age-specific bath amenities and a Power Bites menu.

General Manager of Mövenpick Resort Waverly Phu Quoc, Philippe Le Bourhis enthuses “we look forward to welcoming guest to our island home at Mövenpick Resort Waverly Phu Quoc. Guests can look forward to an exciting series of curated experiences during their stay with us, from an island exploration to a food tour in the night markets. The resort offers the perfect island getaway from the hustle and bustle of city life for those looking to spend a quiet weekend with the family.”

Mövenpick Resort Waverly Phu Quoc and Mövenpick Residence Phu Quoc is located at 1 Ong Lang Beach, Cua Duong Village, Phu Quoc, Vietnam, a 35-minute transfer from Phu Quoc International Airport. The island is a one-hour flight from Ho Chi Minh City, two hours from Hanoi, and connected with direct routes from Bangkok, Seoul, and Singapore.

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