The new Novotel Rayong Star Conventin Centre designed as a comforting and energizing place where both travellers and locals can choose to have relaxing moments to disconnect from their busy life or energizing social moments to connect with family, friends or colleagues.
RAYONG – Novotel has opened a city hotel in Rayong, Thailand. Novotel Rayong Star Convention Centre brings the brand’s signature experiences to life with naturally intuitive design and spacious modular rooms, nutritious food, and a wide range of rewarding experiences for business guests and families alike.
With a firm belief in quality time, Novotel hotels are designed as comforting and energizing places where both travellers and locals can choose to have relaxing moments to disconnect from their busy life or energizing social moments to connect with family, friends or colleagues.
Rayong has long served as a unique weekend getaway destination for residents of Bangkok, located just two-and-a-half-hours drive from Bangkok and Suvarnabhumi International Airport. The city has a well-deserved reputation for its seafood products, tropical fruits, the famous night market, and delicious local restaurants. For business travellers seeking a prime location near to the Mapthaput Industry Area, the hotel is just a 30 minutes’ drive away, while Utapao Airport is located within an hour’s drive. Novotel Rayong Star Convention Centre will connect guests to the industrial zone, markets, restaurants, beaches, and tourist attractions.
Garth Simmons, Chief Executive Officer of Accor’s Premium, Midscale and Economy Division in Asia, said “We are delighted to announce the official opening of Novotel Rayong Star Convention Centre, our third hotel in Rayong. Positioned on Thailand’s Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) and renowned for its distinctive attractions and local activities, Rayong appeals to both business and leisure travellers. From the warm welcoming, relaxed multipurpose social hub, to the laid-back restaurants and spacious rooms, Novotel Rayong Star Convention Centre will allow guests to press pause and make the most of their quality time.”
The natural tones and materials throughout the hotel bring out a relaxing atmosphere, allowing guests to truly unwind and recharge, in the 234 rooms inspired by nature, with elements reminiscent of rocks and waves.
The hotel offers two dining options for guests. The all-day dining restaurant Food Exchange, serves fresh seafood from local fishermen, as well as delectable Asian cuisine. After 8 Bar & Lounge is an exciting addition to the Rayong food scene, offering a casual and cosy space perfect for a morning coffee, an afternoon light bite or a pre-dinner signature cocktail with live music.
With its floor-to-ceiling height of seven meters, the hotel’s pillarless conference and event venue can accommodate up to 1,200 guests, with a dynamic layout suitable for a range of corporate and social events.
Novotel Rayong Star Convention Centre offers a wide range of facilities, including a swimming pool which offers an energising place to start the day off with a splash. Workout enthusiasts can maintain their fitness routine at the fitness centre equipped with state-of-the-art equipment, while little ones will be entertained at the Kids Club and the outdoor playground.
Richard Tin Tun, General Manager of Novotel Rayong Star Convention Centre, said “We are excited to welcome travellers and neighbours alike to Novotel Rayong Star Convention Centre. With its central location and a wide range of Novotel signature experiences, we are providing a new space where guests, locals, and travellers can come together for a meal, a business meeting, or to relax and re-energize. One of the hotel’s highlights is the spacious Conference & Events Centre, which consists of nine meeting rooms and the latest technology. We aim to become the leading MICE destination in Rayong.”
In line with Accor’s commitment to sustainability, Novotel Rayong Star Convention Centre is committed to working towards a sustainable future by eliminating the use of single-use plastic items throughout its guest facing areas. The hotel also prioritizes the local sourcing of products by forging relationships with local fishermen and purchasing fresh catches on regular basis.
Visitors to Rayong City can explore historic places and tourist attractions, including the 80-year-old Yom Jin Da Road Market, the curvy Seang Chan Beach, Floating Pagoda, Khao Laem Ya-Mu Ko Samet National Park, and fruit farms. These attractions are located within 20 minutes of the hotel.
Guests are invited to celebrate the opening of the brand new Novotel Rayong Star Convention Centre.
Guests staying at Novotel Rayong Star Convention Centre enjoy the opportunity to make the most of Accor’s loyalty program, ALL – Accor Live Limitless, which serves as a daily companion for enhancing their lifestyle. ALL – Accor Live Limitless offers valuable experiences and incentives to its most dedicated members, empowering them to work, live, and enjoy themselves well beyond their time at the hotel.
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