Today’s existing Amena Residence & Suites is to be renovated and rebranded as Meliá Saigon Central in 2019. The hotel will feature 159 rooms upon completion and will boast a variety of dining options, a swimming pool, MICE facilities and THE LEVEL executive lounge. INNSIDE Saigon Central is due to open this year with 72 rooms after the rebranding of the current Amena Suite Hotel Ton That Dam. Just 150 m away, INNSIDE Saigon Mariamman is expected to open in 2020, with 115 rooms after a renovation to the current Lavender Boutique Hotel.
In addition, the company announced INNSIDE Halong Bay, which is slated to open in 2019. This hotel, which marks the group’s debut in Halong Bay, is being designed to offer 251 rooms, a fitness centre, swimming pool spa, bar and 500 m2 of meeting space. "Vietnam is quickly emerging as a top travel and business destination and is a big part of our strategic focus for Asia Pacific,” said Bernardo Cabot Estarellas, senior vice president, Asia Pacific, Meliá Hotels International.