The much-anticipated opening of Novotel Sriracha & Koh Si Chang Marina Bay offers business and leisure travellers the opportunity to enjoy the ocean views of Sriracha and island paradise retreat on Koh Si Chang.
Nestled along the east coast of the Gulf of Thailand, the main hotel building in Sriracha comprises 235 rooms. Another 40 guest rooms, including 16 villas will open on Koh Si Chang later this March, complete with private pier and speedboat services to shuttle guests between the two locations.
The new seafront hotel is conveniently situated between Bangkok’s Suvarnabhumi International Airport and Pattaya’s U-Tapao Rayong-Pattaya International Airport. With both major aviation hubs within an easy one-hour drive away, Novotel Sriracha & Koh Si Chang Marina Bay is poised to become the accommodation of choice for business and leisure travellers in this charming town of Chonburi Province.
“Located halfway between Bangkok and Pattaya, Sriracha has often been overlooked in favour of its bigger neighbouring cities. With the opening of the unique, two-location Novotel Sriracha & Koh Si Chang Marina Bay, we look forward to sharing this destination with travellers, whether they are visiting on business or leisure,” said Patrick Basset, Chief Operating Officer of Accor, Upper Southeast & Northeast Asia and the Maldives.
The hotel offers convenient access to Laem Chabang and the Eastern Seaboard industrial estates as well as top leisure destinations. Novotel Sriracha & Koh Si Chang Marina Bay is indeed perfectly positioned for guests to enjoy a range of lifestyle pursuits including top-ranked golf courses, the Khao Kheow Zoo and offshore islands such as Koh Loy and Koh Si Chang.
“Novotel Sriracha & Koh Si Chang Marina Bay is the latest addition to the charming town of Sriracha. Travellers to the island can look forward to the perfect weekend getaway and discover the beautiful seafront destination near Bangkok,” said Jean-Pascal Bernet, General Manager of Novotel Sriracha & Koh Si Chang Marina Bay.
With 275 combined rooms, suites and villas featuring the perfect blend of natural and contemporary design, modern amenities including a multimedia connectivity panel, free high-speed Wi-Fi internet access, free digital newsstand service and a 55” smart TV. Other in-room comforts include a working desk, rain shower, in-room safety box, fully stocked mini-bar, and ironing facilities.
The 235 rooms in the main Sriracha Building feature bright and airy aesthetics and cleverly designed spaces with sliding doors that open up to the living area. Ideal for families, the 61 sqm Family Suite features a king-size bed with bunk beds, spacious living area and a freestanding bathtub. The 65 sqm Marina Bay Suite is perfect for larger families and friends travelling for a weekend getaway.
The design at Koh Si Chang is styled with a warm tropical palette with accents of rich wood and darker hues. Its 40 guest rooms in the Island Building range from a spacious 32 sqm Island Deluxe Room with an oversized day bed and lounge area to a roomy 73 sqm Island Marina Bay Pool Villa with two bedrooms and a private pool.
Culinary delights at Novotel Sriracha & Koh Si Chang Marina Bay can be enjoyed at the hotel’s two restaurants. The Food Exchange, is a stylish, modern and contemporary seafront all-day dining serving flavourful food inspired by local and international recipes. For something a little more romantic overlooking the sea, The Oriental serves a range of Cantonese specialities including Beijing roast duck and Sai Kung style steamed snow fish.
The hotel is also home to three bars, including the Gourmet Bar, a friendly eating and drinking space at lobby level serving a range of house wines, cocktails and light snacks. Tempting tidbits and refreshing drinks are also served at the Pool Bar. To enjoy daily showings of the sun setting over the sea, tantalizing cocktail in hand, the best seats are at the magnificent Silver Moon Rooftop Bar.
Fitness enthusiasts can enjoy 24-hour access to In Balance Fitness Centre in both buildings with free weights and cardio machines to invigorate before or after a day well spent. As part of its holistic approach to wellness, the seafront swimming pool provides a refreshing morning or evening swim while the spa offers a range of massage and facial treatments to rejuvenate both mind and body.
On-site conveniences for business travellers include a Web Corner and a Premier Lounge for guests staying in the Premier Deluxe rooms and suites. Families travelling with young children can enjoy a range of board games and fun activities available in the Kids Room.
The hotel features five meeting and event spaces that can host up to 250 guests for weddings and corporate events. On Koh Si Chang, the 50 sqm meeting room featuring floor to ceiling windows with natural light can host up to 30 guests for small meetings.