Groundbreaking Ceremony for the Construction of DoubleTree by Hilton Vientiane
TK Group Company Limited (TK Group) was established in 2015. Its initial business activities were information and technology by TK Support to provide office security system services with the registered capital of 2 billion Lao Kip. TK Group has eventually grown and expanded. There are 10 subsidiaries in total and one of them is TPD Company Limited (TPD), established in 2016. TPD is the largest real estate development company in Laos focusing on the construction of five-star hotel and resort, multipurpose commercial building, condominium and office in the center of Vientiane capital and in other main districts nationwide.
TPD signed an agreement with Hilton Worldwide on 16 March 2016 to construct a hotel and bring design and services under Double Tree by Hilton brand to the Lao PDR. The construction of the hotel has commenced in Xieng Nyeuen village, Chantabouly district, Vientiane Capital and the new hotel is named as Double Tree by Hilton Vientiane.
Double Tree by Hilton Vientiane is a hotel of Hilton Worldwide brand which traditionally established in 1969, currently there are 450 branches in 47 countries around the world with more than 130,000 hotel rooms.
The ground breaking ceremony of Double Tree by Hilton Vientiane took place in 8 September 2019 in Xieng Nyeuen village, Chantabouly district, Vientiane Capital. The ceremony was participated by TK Group and representatives of the relevant government sectors, construction companies and Hilton Worldwide.
“We are pleased to be working alongside Hilton to bring the DoubleTree by Hilton brand into Laos for the first time. With their commitment to quality and service excellence, we look forward to redefining the hospitality landscape here and delivering great guest experiences to all our guests at DoubleTree by Hilton Vientiane,” said Mr. Thatnakhone Thammavong, President of TPD Company Limited.
Double Tree by Hilton Vientiane will be the first hotel represents Hilton Worldwide brand, located on Rue Setthathilath and Rue Manthatourath, close to That Dam: an iconic stupa in the heart of the city centre. When it opens, the hotel will also offer business and leisure travelers easy access to key tourist attractions such as the Sisaket Temple, Presidential Palace and the Riverside Night Market. The 188-room hotel expected to start operating in 2022.