January 28, 2015– CHICAGO– Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) introduced today that a Hyatt affiliate has actually entered into a monitoring contract with M+S Pte. Ltd for an Andaz hotel in Singapore's promising Ophir-Rochor area. Anticipated to open up in 2017 in the DUO development, Andaz Singapore will certainly be the brand's very first hotel in Southeast Asia's entrance city.
The DUO advancement, a site advancement had 60:40 by Malaysia's critical mutual fund, Khazanah, and also Singapore's investment company, Temasek, has a gross floor location of 1.73 million square feet. DUO will certainly be a driver for modification in the location with its distinctive structure style, developed by globally renowned engineer Ole Scheeren. The layout factor to consider mirrors the dynamic, creative as well as energetic society of Singapore's expanding Central Business District (CBD), in addition to the motivating and unscripted design stated by the Andaz brand, all which will match the abundant heritage of the Ophir-Rochor area.
" Following a strenuous selection procedure, we're delighted to collaborate with Hyatt as we aid to introduce the business's first Andaz resort to Southeast Asia as an indispensable part of the DUO growth," said Tan Sri Azman Yahya, Chairman of the Board of M+S. "Andaz Singapore at DUO notes a significant landmark for M+S in our efforts to transform Singapore's cityscape with our 2 legendary tasks: DUO and also Marina One Concierge. When completed, DUO will certainly use a distinctive 24/7 live-work-play setting and also declare Singapore's leading setting as the region's leading investment location."
Andaz Singapore is set to supply a rejuvenating take on the boutique way of life hotel principle, supplying an indigenous as well as unscripted remain that is free of obstacles. With its liquid, friendly as well as suiting areas with distinct design features, Andaz Singapore is readied to weave the city's regional innovative right into the material of the resort, leading its guests to brand-new explorations as well as motivating experiences.
" Singapore is just one of the main service as well as commercial centers of Asia with durable demand for both organisation and recreation traveling, as well as Hyatt is dedicated to being in the locations where we understand our visitors are traveling," said David Udell, Group President– Asia Pacific for Hyatt. "The Andaz brand is an excellent suitable for the dynamic DUO development, and this hotel will join several various other exciting Andaz resorts in the pipeline in locations like Delhi, Munich, and Bali. It is our enjoyment to work together with M+S to bring Andaz Singapore to life, and also we look forward to supplying on Hyatt's promise of supplying the highest level of solution and friendliness to our faithful guests who will certainly be seeing this hotel from worldwide."
Andaz Singapore will certainly consist of more than 340 guestrooms as well as will supply the district's climbing imaginative course an intimate, modern and loosened up atmosphere. The hotel will also use a lounge area, dining establishments and bars, a roof outdoor place, conference and occasion spaces, health spa services, a fitness center, an outside pool, as well as a gift shop.
The DUO development will certainly be the largest incorporated development in the micro-market as well as contribute significantly to the Urban Redevelopment Authority's plan of attack to form the Ophir-Rochor district into a lively property, service, retail, resort, and amusement collection to enhance the existing Marina Bay and also Raffles place CBD. In addition to the hotel, DUO consists of 660 premium residences, 570,000 square feet of prime Grade An office space, as well as an one-of-a-kind retail gallery of 56,000 square feet, good to go within a park-like setting. The advancement is directly connected to the Bugis MRT Station, served by the East, West and also Downtown lines, and is 15 minutes far from Singapore's Changi Airport.