Meliá Hotels International has announced the signing of Meliá Bangkok, marking the group’s first property in Bangkok and second overall in the country. This new hotel forms part of Meliá’s strategic focus on international growth.The new agreement with Asset World (TCCAW), a member of TCC Group, provides a significant boost to Meliá’s growth and expansion in Asia. Meliá Bangkok, located in the vibrant Sukhumvit district, is another milestone in Meliá’s long-term partnership with TCC Group.“It gives us [Meliá] great confidence to partner with Asset World to launch the Meliá brand in a thriving destination such as Bangkok,” said Bernardo Cabot Estarellas, Senior VP Asia Pacific, Meliá Hotels International.“We are delighted to widen our relationship with Meliá, with the addition of this third property. We stand committed to bringing best of hospitality to Thailand and firmly believe that Meliá Bangkok would further our vision of creating unique product and service offerings for our guests,” said Nishant Grover, Chief Operating Officer, Asset World.Managed under the Meliá Hotels & Resorts brand, the brand-new, upscale hotel will bolster the group’s already strong portfolio of urban resorts around the world. Meliá Bangkok will feature a total of 315 luxurious guest accommodations and offer exceptional F&B outlets, spa amenities, a fitness centre and meeting facilities, complementing the mixed-use development of retail and office space.