South East Asia

Accor announces the management of Windsor Suites Hotel


BANGKOK, THAILAND — Accor has signed an agreement to manage the 456-room Windsor Suites Hotel. The hotel will be rebranded under Grand Mercure Windsor in 2021. Located along Sukhumvit’s Soi 20, the 34-storey hotel boasts six dining outlets, a fitness centre, wellness spa, executive lounge and helipad on its rooftop.
 
“Grand Mercure Hotels & Resort is a cultural touchstone in each destination, capturing guests’ imagination and bringing local stories to life. We’re really excited to have the Windsor Suites Hotel join the Accor network giving visitors to Bangkok an added choice of hotel to choose from in the Sukhumvit area” said Patrick Basset, Chief Operating Officer of Accor for Upper Southeast & Northeast Asia and the Maldives.
 
The hotel will undergo an extensive refurbishment of its public areas, dining outlets and guest rooms at the end of this year to be completed in phases over the next two years.
 
We are pleased to join with Accor and continue our family’s hospitality legacy. Since the opening of our first property over 50 years ago, travellers have come to stay at Windsor Suites to enjoy being in the centre of one of the world’s most exciting cities - we are so excited to continue evolving our grandfather’s dream, building upon this strong partnership and creating a boundless future”, commented Mr Bundit Bosereewong, Vice President of Windsor Suites Hotel.
 
Accor is the leading hotel operator in Thailand with 83 hotels and with a pipeline of 13 hotels scheduled to open over the next five years. The group currently manages a portfolio of 44 Grand Mercure hotels across the Asia Pacific region.

 

ABOUT ACCOR

 

Accor is a world-leading augmented hospitality group offering unique and meaningful experiences in 4,800 hotels, resorts, and residences across 100 countries. With an unrivalled portfolio of brands from luxury to economy, Accor has been providing hospitality savoir-faire for more than 50 years. Beyond accommodations, Accor enables new ways to live, work, and play with food & beverage, nightlife, wellbeing, and coworking brands. To drive business performance, Accor’s portfolio of business accelerators amplify hospitality distribution, operations, and experience. Guests have access to one of the world’s most attractive hotel loyalty programs. Accor is deeply committed to sustainable value creation, and plays an active role in giving back to planet and community. Planet 21 – Acting Here endeavours to act for positive hospitality, while Accor Solidarity, the endowment fund, empowers disadvantaged groups through professional training and access to employment. Accor SA is publicly listed on the Euronext Paris Stock Exchange (ISIN code: FR0000120404) and on the OTC Market (Ticker: ACRFY) in the United States. For more information visit accor.com. Or become a fan and follow us on Twitter and Facebook.

 

 

ABOUT WINDSOR HOTEL COMPANY LIMITED

 

Windsor Hotel Company Limited was registered as a limited company under the Civil and Commercial Code, registration number 276/2509 on July 8, 1966, with the main objective of operating a hotel and tourism promotion business in Thailand and abroad. In 1971, the construction of a 9-storey reinforced concrete building in Soi Sukhumvit 20 was completed with 120 rooms.  In 1988, the company purchased a plot of land in Soi Sukhumvit 18 and Soi Sukhumvit 20, building the five-star Windsor Suites Hotel. The construction began in 1989 and was completed in 1994 with operations beginning the following year.