HONG KONG -- Forte and Le Meridien Hotels & Resorts added two
resort properties to its Thai portfolio.
The chain, which has a Le Meridien property in Phuket as well as
resorts in the Golden Triangle and in Bangkok, said an agreement
has been reached with the firm Pacific Assets for the Phuket Yacht
Club and Ko Samui's Baan Taling Ngam to join the Meridien
The 110-room Phuket Yacht Club is located on Nai Harn Beach in
south Phuket about 15 minutes away from the Le Meridien Phuket.
The Baan Taling Ngam, which translates as "home on a beautiful
cliff," has a 56-room hotel and 42 villas perched on a cliff on the
west coast of Samui.