WorldHotels Collection’s global portfolio is growing with a total of four new hotels: In Bath, UK, Rudloe Arms celebrates its first appearance as the first hotel in the WorldHotels Crafted Collection in Great Britain. In Scotland, the collection under the umbrella of the BWH Hotel Group welcomes the Kingsmills Hotel, the World Hotel Elite Collection and the Ness Walk Hotel, the World Hotel Luxury Collection, both located in Inverness not far from the famous Loch Ness. Hotel Lion Green Park in Phuket, Thailand joins the world’s largest collection of hotels. The hotel project, which is still under construction, is expected to open in December 2022. WorldHotels Collection is a brand BWH Hotel Group, Which combines high quality and luxury hotels run independently under one roof.
British Premier: The first hotel in the craft collection
The Rudlow Arms Boutique Hotel in Bath, owned by renowned British chef Marco Pierre White, has become the first hotel in the world to join the Craft Collection. It has 24 rooms in the Treetops building, all with underfloor heating and Juliet balconies, as well as twelve strange and strangely designed rooms in the main building, each with its own style. Owner Marco Pierre White was Britain’s first three-star chef and had a decisive influence in gastronomy in his country. He is now the ambassador of the first World Hotel GB.
Terry Dunne, Business Development Director, BWH Hotel Group GB, said: “I have been working well with Marco since 2019. The fact that he is now an ambassador for WorldHotels GB and that Rudloe Arms can be booked for his guests via WorldHotels.com is fantastic for us and our brand portfolio. The World Hotels Crafted Collection is a new breed of lifestyle hotels for the new generation of travelers who love creativity, high-speed experiences and excellent design, and has all of the Rudlow Arms.
Two hotels in the famous Loch Ness
Located in the Scottish Highlands, the Kingsmills Hotel offers its guests luxurious hotel rooms, two indoor restaurants and a hot outdoor garden restaurant. It is close to five world-class golf courses.
The Ness Walk is the closest five-star retreat to Loch Ness. The main building of the hotel was originally built in the 19th century and now offers space for a lounge, restaurant, views of the Ness River and guest rooms. The hotel is located close to the North Coast 500, a 516-mile or 830-kilometer roundabout route through the Scottish Highlands, offering views of the countryside and lakes.
We are pleased to welcome Kingsmills Hotel and Ness Walk Hotel to the World Hotels Portfolio. Both hotels showcase the luxury features of the WorldHotels brands, and with these two features it is great to continue to expand our portfolio in Scotland. We are confident that guests from around the world will appreciate the impressive atmosphere of the two hotels and the proximity of Scottish countryside, golf courses, whiskey distilleries and more, ”says Whites van den Berg, Managing Director, WorldHotels, EMEA.
New construction project in Phuket, Thailand
In addition to the growing presence of world hotels in Scotland, the brand has added to its portfolio Lion Green Park on Bangtow Beach in Phuket, Thailand. The hotel is scheduled to open in December 2022 and will be the first new building in Thailand to receive the Edge certification (“Excellent in Design for Outstanding Performance”). Lion Green Park will be a four star hotel and the first WorldHotels unique hotel to open in Phuket, one of the most popular holiday destinations in the world in southern Thailand.
“We are pleased to welcome Layan Green Park as a new member of WorldHotels’ unique collection,” said Olivier Berrivin, Managing Director, WorldHotels, Asia Pacific. “WorldHotels has always wanted to expand with the right properties in the area, and we hope Layan Green Park will be more suited to our brand. We look forward to opening this new building next year and welcoming guests from around the world,” Perrin added.
Lion Green Park will have over 400 rooms in five different sections, two restaurants focusing on local products and seasonal items, a “wellbeing spa”, a lounge and pool bar and a freshwater swimming pool, a yoga-terrace and own jogging trails. Lion Green Park is located 700 meters from Bangkok beach and 2 kilometers from Laguna’s upscale resort and entertainment district.
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