Dusit has signed a management agreement with Vogue Pranang Bay Resort to operate a Dusit D2 hotel in Ao Nang, Krabi.

Scheduled to to open at the end of this year, the hotel will be the second Dusit property in Thailand’s popular resort destination. The resort previously operated as the Vogue Resort and Spa.

Situated 25 kilometres from Krabi International Airport, the new hotel is set on a hillside in downtown Ao Nang, within walking distance to the beach and convenience stores, restaurants, cafés and bars.

DusitD2 Ao Nang comprises 173 modern guest rooms and suites with a choice of sea, mountain or pool views.

Facilities include an indoor and outdoor all-day dining restaurant, a lobby bar, an outdoor swimming pool with a separate kids’ pool and playground, a fitness centre, a spa, and a 200 sqm ballroom.

“We are very happy to be bringing the DusitD2 brand to Ao Nang,” said Suphajee Suthumpun, group chief executive officer, Dusit International. “This beautiful area has always been very popular with visitors and adventure-seekers from Thailand and all over the world. We look forward to welcoming all our guests to the new DusitD2 Ao Nang, which combines modern comfort, convenience and connectivity with the excellent service and hospitality that is the hallmark of all Dusit hotels.”

Dusit currently operates 27 hotels across four brands worldwide, and is rapidly expanding its footprint in key global markets. The DusitD2 Ao Nang will be the third DusitD2 branded hotel in Thailand, following DusitD2 Chiang Mai and DusitD2 Kao Yai.