Absolute Hotel Services Announces the Third U Hotel in Pattaya Area


Jonathan Wigley, CEO of Absolute Hotel Services Group today announced the group’s latest addition and the third property under U Hotels & Resorts brand in the Pattaya area to its portfolio, U North Pattaya.

Photo seen (from left) Jonathan Wigley and Charlermphon Khoncham

Absolute Hotel Services Group has signed a management agreement with APUS (North Pattaya) Company LTD led by Managing Director Charlermphon Khoncham to open U North Pattaya in Thailand in 2020. The 270-room property will consist of 150 deluxe residential units and 120 hotel rooms and also feature first class facilities including an all-day dining restaurant and pool bar, a large swimming pool, a fully equipped high-tech gym, a garden, meeting and events spaces. The hotel is just steps away from Pattaya’s most famous attractions and well-appointed dining areas as well as the underdevelopment Terminal 21 shopping center.

“Since starting the Absolute Hotel Services Group in 2008, the company has been growing fast, strong and diverse. We are experts in hotel management and now we’re approaching the hospitality lead residential sector. U North Pattaya is our third hotel in the Pattaya area and it highlights the company’s continuing success and the strength of the U brand. It’s a great time for me and my team.” said Mr. Wigley.

About Absolute Hotel Services (AHS)

AHS is the fastest growing hospitality management/branding company in Asia, with an ever-expanding geographic portfolio of hotels, resorts and serviced residences. AHS also has interests in the golf industry through Absolute Golf Services, is the exclusive operator of the Travelodge brand in Thailand through Travelodge Thailand and Vienna House brand in Asia through Vienna House Asia (www.absolutehotelservices.com)

With headquarters located in Bangkok, Thailand and with regional offices in Vietnam, Indonesia, Hong Kong, India and now Europe, and with more expansions planned, AHS and its brands have resonated with investors and consumers and contributed great value to all stakeholders.

Covering both the luxury and economy segments and everything between through its brands U Hotels & Resorts, Eastin Grand Hotels & Resorts, Eastin Hotels Resorts & Residences, Eastin Easy, Travelodge and Vienna House, AHS have developed and continue to evolve relevant hospitality solutions which truly work.

AHS is an affiliate company of U City Public Company Limited; one of Thailand’s largest public listed companies with a full-scale real estate development.

About U Hotels & Resorts Brand


The brand was created with today’s travellers and their expectations in mind in the fast moving world of hospitality. Founded in 2008, U Hotels & Resorts is an uncomplicated, deluxe bijoux hotel brand that features a stimulating blend of local heritage and design accents paired with modern amenities, services and facilities to discreetly and tastefully appeal to sophisticated target customers who are eager to enjoy the local environment. U Hotels & Resorts’ unique service concept includes 24-hour room use, whenever/wherever breakfast option, free Wi-Fi, U choose   programme and U Make a Difference programme.

About Eastin Grand Hotels & Resorts | Eastin Hotels & Resorts | Eastin Residences | Eastin Easy Brands


olkpi2Eastin Grand Hotels & Resorts and Eastin Hotels, Resorts & Residences – a 4 and 5 star luxury brand created to be based on market relevance as well as the needs and desires of target customers. The brands provide value and consistency through flexible venues and services with added value to serve the desires of business and leisure travellers alike.

Eastin Brand’s target customers are value hunters looking for luxury, comfort and convenience at the right price with maximum flexibility to serve the purpose of their visit, whether it is business or pleasure. Unique services include free wi-fi, extended breakfast hours to 11:30 hrs, and room ready guarantee.

Eastin Easy, a 3 star hotel brand that provides comfortable accommodation, with breakfast plus approachable services and simple facilities for business and leisure travellers. The brand offers 6/12/24 hour Easy rates.

About the Travelodge Thailand


klklkjWith over 1000 economy sector properties operating in North America, Europe, Australia and New Zealand, Travelodge Thailand is developing and expanding the Travelodge brand in Thailand.

The Travelodge brand in Asia is guest centred and provides the essentials for a home away from home. Being a limited service brand, Travelodge hotels in Asia focus on delivering an optimal experience through thoughtful design to maximize room space and ensure essential conveniences are available to the guest.

About Absolute Golf Services (AGS)


A golf management and consultancy company with headquarters based in Thailand. Providing a full range of golf services including, but not limited to, golf club design, development, renovations, management and consulting.

About Vienna House


Vienna House is all about making new experiences, exploring as well as recognising the true beauty that is to be found in the simple things in life. Vienna House hotels have their own distinct character but also shared values and one aim: to inspire guests. Austria’s largest hotel group owns and manages individual city and resort hotels with a shared character. The hotels of the “Vienna House” brand operate in the upscale design segment and include individual city and resort hotels that stand for timeless design and a natural air of class. “Vienna House Easy” are the group’s smart-casual design hotels with a cool, fresh and easy-going style. The company currently employs 2,200 staff members in nine countries. Vienna House is a registered trademark of Vienna International Hotel management AG.

Absolute Hotel Services | 1091/343, 4th Floor, New Petchburi Road Makkasan, Rajthevee Bangkok 10400 | Thailand | Tel: +66 2 255 9247| Fax: +66 2 273 8509 | www.absolutehotelservices.com