The Grand Opening will happen in 2021
“HOIANA”, a joint venture between Suncity Group Holdings Limited (“Suncity”, HKSE code: 1383) and its investment partners, was officially opened for preview yesterday, 28 June 2020. A simple yet solemn unveiling ceremony was held. The preview of HOIANA marks an exciting new chapter for Suncity to evolve into an integrated resort operator, whilst the official Grand Opening of HOIANA will happen in 2021.
The preview ceremony was hosted by Mr Don Lam, Chairman of HOIANA and Mr Steve Wolstenholme, Chief Executive Officer of HOIANA, together with the management team. Traditional ceremonies such as “Lion Eye Dotting” and “Choi Qing” were held and the officiating guests kicked off the unveiling ceremony for HOIANA, as HOIANA welcomes its first guests to Vietnam’s brand-new entertainment and lifestyle destination.
The HOIANA story began in 2016 when its ground-breaking ceremony marked the commencement of the most ambitious tourism development in Central Vietnam. Four years in the making, HOIANA is now ready to introduce some of its first operational facilities, such as the gaming facilities by Hoiana Suncity, Vietnam’s first Robert Trent Jones Jr. designed Hoiana Shores Golf Club. Accommodation wise, the Hoiana Hotel & Suites managed by Rosewood Hotel Group, is the first to welcome guests with suites overlooking the stunning coastline and providing personalized 24-hour butler service.
As the first large-scale integrated resort in the area, one of the most special features of HOIANA is the 4km coastline, where a unique Beach Club will be built. More F&B and retail brands will be introduced, along with exciting performances and entertainment activities for both gaming and non-gaming guests. Suncity is confident that HOIANA will become the finest entertainment hub in Southeast Asia, bringing positive benefits and sustainable development for the Group.
In addition, Suncity has become the single largest shareholder of Summit Ascent Holdings Limited (HKEx: 102.HK) and will be participating in the development and operations of the current and future phases of Tigre de Cristal in Vladivostok, Russia. It has also acquired the majority stake of Suntrust Home Developers Inc. (PSE: SUN) in the Philippines, entering the Filipino market by developing Westside City Project in Entertainment City in Manila, the Philippines. Westside City Project will have a gross floor area of over 180,000 square meters, and is expected to be in operations in Q4 2022. It will consist of 400 five-star hotel rooms, entertainment facilities, pool clubs and leisure clubs, etc. The final product will be integrated with the theatres, shopping malls, restaurants and 2,000 additional hotel rooms, etc. to be built by the project partner.
Mr Alvin Chau, Chairman of Suncity said, “The metamorphosis of Suncity never stops. I am delighted to see that our projects in Vietnam, Russia, the Philippines, etc. continue to grow as they all undergo transformation. My dear friends and guests, please come to experience Hoiana yourselves during the Grand Opening in 2021.”
Suncity Group Holdings Limited is en-route to become a leading integrated resort operator in Asia. Originated from Macau, Suncity develops, operates and manages integrated resorts across Asia, including Vietnam, the Philippines, Russia, Japan and South Korea etc.
HOIANA is the first flagship integrated resort that Suncity jointly develop with our investment partners. Located in Central Vietnam, HOIANA is only 35 minutes away from the Danang International Airport and is located near to top tourist attractions in Danang and Hoi An. HOIANA is a world-class integrated resort with branded hotels, state-of-the-art gaming floors, multiple F&B restaurants, award-winning golf course and long pristine beaches.
Suncity is the single largest shareholder of Summit Ascent Holdings Limited (HKEx: 102), and participates in the development of future phases of Tigre de Cristal Resort in Vladivostok, Russia. Suncity is also the controlling shareholder of Suntrust Home Developers, Inc. (PSE: SUN), who is going to co-develop Westside City project in the heart of Entertainment City in Manila, the Philippines. The Group also offers consultancy services to large scale integrated resorts in Asia. In addition, the Group operates in the travel related product and services segment and the property segment.
Adhering to the spirit of “Innovating With Diversity, Striving For Success”, Suncity Group spared no effort to develop entertainment and integrated resort products. Originated from Macau, Suncity Group actively explores integrated resort opportunities around the world.