The Lux Collective signs the first Southeast Asian hotel management agreement in Vietnam

Overlooking the sea, the 126-villa resort includes 109 overwater villas, 13 beach pool villas

Global hotel group The Lux Collective and PQ Hai Quoc Joint Stock Company have signed a hotel management agreement to build a luxury over-water resort under the LUX* Resorts & Hotels brand on Phu Quoc Island, Vietnam . Named LUXNAM* Phu Quoc, the resort is located in one of Asia’s most desirable destinations and is scheduled to open in late 2024.

One of a kind in Asia, LUXNAM* Phu Quoc is an eye-catching overwater resort on a jungle-clad island off the coast of Vietnam. Nestled between a pristine beach and tropical jungle, the dragon-shaped resort consists of two areas connected by an elegant 4-kilometre-long jetty over the lagoon.

An unexpected, modernist Maldivian-style resort, LUXNAM* Phu Quoc rises above the shallow waters and coral reefs of the Kien Giang Biosphere Reserve. Its design inspiration comes from Vietnamese traditions reinvented with a minimalist touch. The elegant ambience combines comfort and sophistication. In addition to building in harmony with nature and biodiversity, the Group’s sustainable development DNA is judiciously integrated throughout the resort.

Overlooking panoramic sea views, the 126-villa resort includes 109 overwater villas (most with private pools), 13 beach pool villas, 2 penthouses and 2 beachfront pool mansions. stilts, are intimate and private villas and penthouses with one to five bedrooms. All rooms exude elegant comfort and the personalized service that characterizes LUX*. It will also include restaurants offering innovative world-class cuisine, a spa, fitness center, four swimming pools, a children’s playground and other modern facilities and amenities. Ideal for renewal, slow living and a holistic approach to wellness and creative dining, LUXNAM* Phu Quoc is set to define the new vision of Vietnamese luxury for international travelers and discerning locals.

“We are honored to partner with PQ Hai Quoc Joint Stock Company to manage this new overwater resort located on the remote northern coast of Phu Quoc, which is adjacent to a UNESCO-listed biosphere reserve covering over 314,000 square meters of unique flora and fauna, evergreen forest and dense mountain range. Inspired by the iconic Maldivian-style stilt resorts, this is a first for Vietnam and the region,” said Paul Jones, Managing Director by The Lux Collective.

“We are delighted to be The Lux Collective’s first strategic partner in Southeast Asia. By collaborating with the flagship luxury brand LUX*, we envision LUXNAM* Phu Quoc becoming one of the premier resort destinations in luxury in Southeast Asia with its unique over-water design and extraordinary modernist tropical resort, designed around sustainability, will showcase the natural beauty of every room to inspire the most discerning travelers looking for a natural escape, exquisite design and conscious travel,” said Duy Tran, CEO of PQ Hai Quoc Joint Stock Company.

Nicholas E. Crittendon