India and Thailand among locations for new Sofitel openings

Sofitel Luxury Hotels plans to open nine new hotels this year, including its first property in India.

India and Thailand among locations for new Sofitel openings
India and Thailand among locations for new Sofitel openings

The hotel group’s collection currently includes 120 properties worldwide.
 
Sofitel Mumbai BKC is set to open in May in the city’s financial and commercial district. It will offer 302 rooms, several restaurants and bars, a gym and a spa.  

New openings will also include So Bangkok, set to open at the end of the year as the second property under the new So Sofitel label. It will be located in the central business area overlooking Lumpini Park and will offer a rooftop pool.  

Meanwhile, the 138-room former Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan in Egypt is set to reopen in September following a two-year renovation.  

The collection’s 2011 openings will also include properties in Colombia, Morocco, Shanghai and Abu Dhabi.        

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