|Furama receives the Certificate of Merit from Prime Minister for its 15 years of contribution|
January 19th, 2013 – The Furama Resort Danang, Vietnam celebrated its 15 years operation and 20 years its Joint Stock Company (Indochina Beach Hotel J.S.C.). Mr. Phung Tan Viet – Vice Chairman of Danang People's Committee, attended the ceremony. Furama Resort Danang was honored to receive the Certificate of Merit from Prime Minister for its 15 years of contribution to the country's development.
In operation since March 1997, the Resort contributed nearly USD 10 million to the city. Total revenue of Furama made up nearly 50% of city's hotels and resorts. For many consecutive years, Furama has been voted one of the ten leading hotels in Vietnam.
"With all my heart, I would like to thank all the staff of Furama, for their dedication, each day, and who overcame many difficulties; from heavy storms, the bird flu, Sars disease, the economic crisis and others, to create a strong and successful position it possesses today and the contribution to create this magnificent destination of Danang", said Mr. Huynh Tan Vinh – General Manager of Indochina Beach Hotel J.S.C, owner of the Furama Resort.
Designed by award-winning Australian architects, Denton Corker & Marshall, with interior design by Hirsch Bedner & Associates, Hong Kong, the Furama Resort enjoys a the best beachfront location on one of Asia's finest beaches, Da Nang Beach fringed by coconut palms and blessed with soft white powdery sand. The 198 guest rooms and suites occupy two four-storey wings overlooking the ocean on one side and a freshwater swimming lagoon and manicured tropical gardens on the other.
Track records prove Furama Resort is an ideal place for world summit meetings as well as a relaxing haven for tourists. APEC SOM III, East West Economic Corridor conferences, ASEAN Ministerial Meetings are on the list of important events held at Furama Resort besides the many incentive events from world renowned corporate companies frequenting Danang each year.
The resort has been selected to host dignitaries, VIPs and world important events and has been consecutively voted as the best resort in Vietnam by local and international magazines such as:
- Green Hotel at ASEAN Tourism Forum in Brunei, Darussalem.
- Top 40 Beach Resort Hideaways in the world by Travel+Leisure
- The best resort in Asia in 2000 by USA Epicurean Magazine
- Top ten Asian hotels in 2001
- International Award for Tourist, Hotel and Catering Industry 2000-2002
- Best Dream Hotel in Asia 2002 by Hong Kong Esquire Magazine
- The best resort by Vietnam Economic Times and The Guide Magazine from 2000 to 2007.
- Member's Choice 2004 by World Hotels