BANYAN TREE HOTELS & RESORTS UNVEILS DHAWA
Hibernate In Style
Dhawa builds upon the group’s reputation for redefining luxury hospitality through innovative thinking, design excellence and sustainable business practises.This exciting new brand will cater to an emerging group of design-savvy travellers who seek distinctive experiences in stylish, unique destinations.
Dhawa hotels will be casual and contemporary full-service properties that fuse imaginative design, absolute comfort and seamless technology into a single stay experience. Dhawa, curates a plethora of choices to achieve a truly customised stay.
Dhawa offers five exciting touch points that ensure a fabulous stay. Designed with local flair and convenience in mind, the comfortable rooms aredubbed Cocoons. Work and relax from the warmth of a linen duvet with a 300-thread count coupled with oversized pillows and moveable table with inbuilt power outlets, perfect for surfing the internet or ordering in-room dining. The bathroom, known as the Pod, is equipped with a therapeutic rain shower, LED mood lighting, spa-branded amenities and Bluetooth music speakers.
There will be a communal space on each floor, called the Nest, which offers complimentary refreshments including hot beverages, sodas, local snacks and ice cream.Void is located in the eclectically-designed lobby and provides relaxation pods for your comfort, while all-day restaurant and bar Nook provides a wide range of favourites for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Discover more with other facilities such as spa, a fitness centre and Kids Club. With neon lights, pop operatic music and surprise daily boosters, guests will be in for a full sensory experience.
About Dhawa Bo’ao, China
Dhawa will open first in Bo’ao, an eastern coastal town on Hainan Island in China in March 2016. Well-known as a popular destination for international forums and leisure travel, Bo’ao boasts tourist attractions including the Jade Belt Beach and Wan Quan River. With 346 keys, Dhawa Bo’ao will be the first hotel in Bo’ao offering a quality spa with vibrant design elements.With over half of its guest rooms facing the sea,the hotel will have extensive banquet and meeting facilities, a restaurant and pool.
About DhawaCayo Las Brujas, Cuba
Dhawa Cayo Las Brujasin Cuba will open in July 2016. It will be the first property in the region for Banyan Tree Hotels & Resorts. Famed for vast acres of coral reef, rich underwater fauna and botanical wildlife, Las Brujas is a popular attraction for marine enthusiasts. With 516 keys over three floors, the hotel will have three restaurants, a swimming pool, gym, Kids Club, water sports centre and unique meeting facilities.
The two new hotels will be followedby openings in Pu’er, Leishan and Luo Yang,in China;as well as properties in Bangkok and Phuket in Thailand. Dhawa is part of a strategic global expansion for Banyan Tree Group which plans to double its portfolio in the next five years.
Dhawa takes its name, philosophy and design from the Dhawa tree (Anogeissus latifolia) in East India. A new offering to the Group, Dhawa sits alongside sister brands Banyan Tree, Angsana and Cassia.
About Banyan Tree Hotels & Resorts
The Banyan Tree Group is a leading international operator and developer of premium resorts, hotels, residences and spas, with a collection of award-winning brands. Banyan Tree offers a Sanctuary to rejuvenate the mind, body and soul in awe-inspiring locations around the globe. Rediscover the romance of travel as you journey to iconic destinations where authentic, memorable experiences await. Angsanabrings the adventure back into travel whatever your age or reason to visit. Intertwining local chic and a vibrant fun-filled atmosphere, Angsana offers exotic destination playgrounds across the world. Cassia is a bold new proposition in the extended stay sector, offering stylish, cutting edge hotel residences for holidays and business travel. It offers incredible choice for families, friends and couples.
To date, the Banyan Tree Group manages and/or has ownership interests in over 38 hotels and resorts, more than 70 spas, 80 retail galleries; as well as three golf courses.