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Phuket villa property market strong in mid-range, high-end takes a hit

Phuket villa property market strong in mid-range, high-end takes a hit

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PHUKET: The main villa property market in Phuket is going from strength to strength, but the outlook for high-end villas on the island is not so bright, reports Nattha Kahapana, Executive Director and Head of Knight Frank Phuket. The market is continuing to see healthy take-up rates, Mr Natha noted […]

Banyan Tree launches world’s first Cassia Residences on Phuket

Banyan Tree launches world’s first Cassia Residences on Phuket

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Singapore-based Banyan Tree Group has announced the launch of the world’s first Cassia Residences on Phuket, located steps from serene Bang Tao – Phuket’s premier west coast bay with a wide sandy shoreline. Cassia Residences Phuket, the latest phase of the Cassia Phuket development to be sold as condominiums, is […]

The Boathouse reveals its stunning make-over

The Boathouse reveals its stunning make-over

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The Boathouse Restaurant directly above the beach serves a tempting buffet at breakfast. The open kitchen affords views of the chefs preparing their wide selection of scrumptious Thai and Western meals all day. Anchored at the end of Kata Beach, the venerable Boathouse Phuket has been freshly refurbished as a […]

Banyan Tree launches world’s first Cassia Residences on Phuket

Banyan Tree launches world’s first Cassia Residences on Phuket

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PHUKET: Singapore-based Banyan Tree Group has announced the launch of the world’s first Cassia Residences on Phuket, located steps from shore of Bang Tao Beach on Phuket’s west coast. Cassia Residences Phuket, the latest phase of the Cassia Phuket Development to be sold as freehold, is situated by a lagoon […]

Phuket Law: Protecting your sea view in Phuket

Phuket Law: Protecting your sea view in Phuket

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You have bought your dream house in Thailand, which includes an incredible ocean view. You couldn’t be happier. And then, it happens. Someone starts construction of their dream house, directly in front of yours which, when completed, will completely block your beautiful view. What, if anything, can you do? There […]

Dreams for sale – Dream Hotel & Spa in Layan up for sale

Dreams for sale – Dream Hotel & Spa in Layan up for sale

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The Dream brand constructed their hotel about 2 kilometres back from Layan Beach but also operated the Dream Beach Club at the old Nikki Beach Club after the American Nikki franchise pulled out of Phuket in September 2015 after opening only 18 months before. The Dream Hotel and Beach Club […]

Thailand ranks high as Asia-Pacific hotel investment dips

Thailand ranks high as Asia-Pacific hotel investment dips

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BANGKOK: Thailand has recorded the third-highest level of hotel investment transactions by volume across the Asia-Pacific region so far this year to September, according to the latest figures released by international consultancy and broker JLL. Hong Kong led Asia Pacific by volume of hotel investment transactions, with 11 deals worth […]

Reservations flow in for Phuket’s new low-income housing projects

Reservations flow in for Phuket’s new low-income housing projects

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PHUKET: Reservations are flowing in for three new Phuket housing projects for low-income earners and those on financial assistance, which are expected to be complete and ready to move in late next year, confirmed head of the projects Pakum Noimanee today (Nov 7). Speaking to The Phuket News, Mr Pakum said, […]

Phuket leads Thailand in branded hotel residences

Phuket leads Thailand in branded hotel residences

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PHUKET: Phuket is enjoying more than double the number of hotels residence projects than its nearest rival, Pattaya, as property developers across Thailand are are drawn to hotel branded residences in order to spur price premium points and buyer demand, reports C9 Hotelworks’ founder and Managing Director Bill Barnett. Currently […]

Phuket’s Burasari Group Expands Into Hotel Management

Phuket’s Burasari Group Expands Into Hotel Management

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One fast emerging Phuket borne hotel chain that is stretching out into expansion is the Burasari Group. Starting out on the island in Patong the current Burasari Phuket now has 184 keys. In a bold move to Bangkok the Shanghai Mansion is in the now trendy Chinatown/Yaowarat area with 76 rooms […]