November 1, 2014 — Vingroup today announced the grand opening of VinPearl Phu Quoc Resort after only ten months of construction. This resort is the largest on Phu Quoc Island, features the island’s first golf course, and marks the island’s emergence as an international standard resort destination.
Notably, on opening day the resort reached full occupancy with both local and foreign visitors, including guests arriving via four charter flights from Russia, China and Korea .
Located on one of the five most beautiful beaches in the world , Vinpearl Phu Quoc covers more than 300 hectares, boasting 750 luxurious hotel rooms and villas, a modern amusement park and, an IMG-designed 27-hole golf course.
The hotel and the villa complex combine contemporary architecture with refined interiors to deliver guests a luxurious resort experience at one with nature. Besides luxury accommodations and conveniences, Vinpearl Resort Phu Quoc is ready to host large-scale events with world-class MICE infrastructure such as meeting and conference rooms of up to 1,500m2 equipped with the most advanced meeting and presentation technology, complete sports facilities, a luxurious spa, and a 5,000m2 pool.
VinPearl Phu Quoc Resort is served by the VinPearl Land amusement park, a playground for all ages. Entertainment options include a video arcade, outdoor recreation areas, thrilling rides, an aquarium housing thousands of sea creatures, a special penguin exhibition, a 3000-seat amphitheater, and an action water park. The VinPearl Land amusement park is open to all visitors to Phu Quoc, and therefore contributes to the growth and development of Phu Quoc’s tourist industry.
Following Vinpearl Nha Trang, Vinpearl Phu Quoc is the second island resort in Vietnam with a golf course.Designed by the world’s leading golf course consulting firm, IMG (USA), Vinpearl Golf Club Phu Quoc features 27 holes over 100 hectares and takes full advantage of the beautiful terrain and breathtaking views, ensuring that it will be an instant destination and focal point for avid golfers worldwide.
From their home base at VinPearl Phu Quoc Resort, guests can conveniently travel to other famous island attractions including beaches at Ganh Dau, Cua Can, Bai Thom, Bai Vong, Bai Khem, and Bai Sao; Suoi Tranh and Ba Dan Streams; Dinh Cau Temple, Ho Quoc Pagoda; Phu Quoc National Park, and the history Phu Quoc former prison.
Phu Quoc is also known as Dao Ngoc, which means Pearl Island, and is thus a fitting addition to Vinpearl’s portfolio of five-star resort offerings. With the largest, most comprehensive modern facilities on the island, Vinpearl Phu Quoc has set a new international standard for luxury and convenience while helping to attract further development of the local tourism industry and the overall island economy.
“After Vinpearl Nha Trang and Vinpearl Premium Da Nang, Vinpearl Phu Quoc is the latest luxury resort as part of our strategy to expand the Vinpearl brand nationwide.” according to Ms. Vu Tuyet Hang, Vice Chairwoman of Vingroup and CEO of VinPearl JSC. “We are dedicated to responsible long-term development, backed by significant capital resources. We are confident that Vinpearl Phu Quoc will lead the island tourism, greatly contribute to the development of the Phu Quoc Special Economic Zone and become Vietnam’s new holiday paradise,”
The opening of the resort on schedule in only approximately 10 months is yet another testament to the impressive development and construction execution capability of Vingroup.
From November 26 to December 6, VinPearl Phu Quoc Resort hosted the final round of the Miss Vietnam 2014 Pageant. On Coronation Night, VinPearl Phu Quoc Resort featured a performance by the world famous singer Kelly Clarkson.