AccorHotels has announced a management contract with strategic partner SC Capital Partners Group to see the seven-storey Micasa Hotel Apartments Yangon rebrand to Mercure Yangon Kaba Aye in Q3 of 2017.
Located near the Shwedagon Golden Pagoda, the new Mercure offers a choice of 143 apartments and 40 rooms, including one-, two- and three-bedroom suites with fully equipped kitchenettes. Rooms have balconies that overlook the pool or garden, and there are a fitness club, swimming pool, kids’ playhouse, and a business centre on site. Food and beverage outlets include a ‘three-in-one’ concept dining, lounge and bar.
Patrick Basset, chief operating officer of AccorHotels Upper Southeast and Northeast Asia, said: “Mercure offers the welcoming experience of unique hotels locally inspired, rooted in authentic values and culture. We are delighted to continue our long-standing hospitality partnership with SC Capital Partners Group with the latest addition of Mercure Yangon Kaba to our growing network in Myanmar.”
There are currently four other hotels including The Lake Garden Nay Pyi Taw, MGallery by Sofitel; Novotel Yangon Max; Novotel Inle Lake Myat Min; and ibis Styles Yangon Stadium. Five additional properties are planned in the pipeline by 2019.