Club Med unveils plans for Borneo property

By TIN Media | Hospitality Published 2 years ago on 1 November 2019
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Club Med has recently announced the plans to opentheir first resort near Kota Kinabalu, the capital of Sabah state in Malaysia, schedule to open doors in 2022. Club Med resort is an all-inclusive resort offering luxury in the pristine paradise where virgin jungle links up with the scenic white sand beaches and crystal-clear waters, creating it to be the most desired go to destination. Adding to the picturesque destination. Located at Kuala Penyu Beach in the northern part of Borneo, the location is a 90-minutes’ drive from Kota Kinabalu International Airport. The project will be certified beach resort in Asia Pacific made with collaboration with owners Golden Sands Beach Resort City in order to create the brand’s first large-scale sustainably built BREEAM. With keeping international and modern millennial family in mind as prospective customers, Club Med Borneo Kota Kinabalu will provide a dynamic and wholesome experience that truly takes advantage of the resort’s unparalleled location providing luxurious experience altogether. After Club Med Cherating Beach, an eco-nature getaway located located in Pahang, this resort is Club Med’s second resort panned to be established in Malaysia. Henri Giscard d’Estaing, president of Club Med said“The Club Med spirit has always been to create new resorts that seamlessly blend into naturally beautiful locations and become discoverable bucket list destinations in their own right,”. He added “Opening in Kuala Penyu allows us to showcase Sabah’s beautiful surroundings in a relatively undiscovered part of the world. This will be our second resort in Malaysia in a destination that is seeing increased airlift and interest from travellers across globe including China, Korea, Southeast Asia and Australia.” GSBRC, the Sabah based company, which is the owning company of the future resort, formed the project by like-minded investors purposely to bring Club Med to Borneo.


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