Belmond to Reopen Four of its 5 Motels in South East Asia

As journey restrictions associated to the continuing
world COVID19 pandemic are regularly eased, or lifted, Belmond,
one of the iconic names within the luxurious journey sector,
re-opened a few of its motels in Europe, the UK and US on 19 June.
However what about Belmond’s motels in Asia Pacific?


Steven Howard of TravelNewsAsia.com used
Skype to talk with Belmond’s

recently appointed Divisional Managing Director for Asia Pacific,
Iain Langridge
on 24 June, to ask him in regards to the group’s plans
for the area.

On this unique interview you’ll study
which of Belmond’s 5 motels in south east Asia – Belmond La
Residence d’Angkor, Siem Reap, Cambodia; Belmond Jimbaran Puri Bali,
Indonesia; Belmond Governor’s
Residence Yangon, Myanmar; Belmond La Residence Phou Vao, Luang
Prabang, Laos; and Belmond
Napasai Koh Samui, Thailand – will open first,
why these motels had been chosen, and what ahead bookings for every
property are wanting like.


Belmond La R

We focus on home markets, how the posh
resort sector has been impacted by COVID19 and whether or not a luxurious
product continues to be possible with all of the social distancing and
hygiene rules now required.

Iain tells us in regards to the group’s growth
plans, what makes Belmond distinctive, and the way the corporate is utilizing
expertise to boost the visitor expertise within the present
atmosphere.

With Belmond’s company historically coming from
the US and Europe, we additionally discuss in regards to the demographics of company
at motels right here within the area and the way which will change transferring
ahead.

We focus on China, and you’ll uncover what first
step Belmond has simply taken to raised set up itself within the
nation, what plans it has for the market, plus a lot, way more in
the video and podcast under.

COVID19 Interview with Divisional MD of Belmond Asia Pacific, Iain Langridge

PODCAST

Editor’s word:
My apologies that the audio and visible high quality on this video interview
are less than the identical HD high quality that they usually could be. That is the second in a
collection of video interviews carried out over Skype. Hopefully it will not be too
lengthy till we’re as soon as once more conducting unique video interviews
in particular person, however for now now we have to make do with what now we have. Thank
you.

See additionally:

How’s Business in Siem Reap? Interview with GM of Courtyard by
Marriott, Ms. Ashley Lai
.

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