Holiday Villa Hotels and Resorts has signed a hotel management services agreement with a local developer, Zee Palace Hotel Sdn Bhd to operate and manage a brand new hotel in Kota Bharu, Kelantan.The 4-star hotel building is now under construction and is expected to be fully operational in the 3rd quarter of 2011.
It is located strategically in a town area known as Wakaf Che Yeh, about 7 kilometers away from the capital town of Kota Bharu and 15 minutes from the Kota Bahru airport. The area is a favourite shopping destination in Kelantan and attracts people all over.
The hotel building has 9 floors and upon completion, it will be branded as Holiday Villa Hotel & Suites Kota Bharu. The opening of the hotel will mark the first Holiday Villa property operated by the chain in Kelantan and its second property in the East Coast of Malaysia after Holiday Villa Beach Resort & Spa Cherating,Pahang.
Holiday Villa Kota Bharu is a business class hotel and will feature modern facilities and guest amenities that are designed for the comfort and convenience of both leisure and business travellers. This will include 114 guest rooms and suites from the 3rd to 9th floor, lobby, a restaurant, a multi-purpose hall as well as meeting and banquet facilities. For recreation, it will have a swimming pool, sauna and gymnasium.
Holiday Villa is one of Malaysia's leading hotel chains that operates internationally. With the addition of Holiday Villa Kota Bharu, the Hotel group will now have a total of 26 hotel hotels and resorts under its group portfolio operating in 10 destinations - Malaysia, Indonesia , United Kingdom, France, Sudan, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Cambodia, Vietnam and P R China.