In Malaysia, our subsidiary Cabaran Ultima is the project manager of an estimated $262 million five star hotel being built on approximately 6 plus acres in Genting Highlands.
Genting is a hill resort one hour from Kuala Lumpur that boasts many attractions including a casino and is home to the 20th Century Fox World theme park slated to open in 2017. The site is within walking distance to the theme park and casino.
HBA Architecture, the hotel’s master planner and designer, have a prestigious design resume that includes numerous developments such as the Hilton Hanoi Opera Hotel Refurbishment in Vietnam, Marrisle Boutique Leisure Resort and Club Med Gongshan Island Resort, both located in China. They have been tasked with synthesizing concepts such as sanctuary, water, light, futuristic, aviary, birds and gold.
The premier destination is expected to be about 1,861,000 square feet and will consist of a large conference facility, residential suites, five star premium suites, four star hotel, and retail public areas.