TONINO LAMBORGHINI PARTNERS WITH UTOPIA CORPORATION TO BRING THE LEGENDARY ITALIAN BRAND’S FIRST LUXURY BOUTIQUE HOTEL TO PHUKET

TONINO LAMBORGHINI PARTNERS WITH UTOPIA CORPORATION TO BRING THE LEGENDARY ITALIAN BRAND’S FIRST LUXURY BOUTIQUE HOTEL TO PHUKET

The DNA, heritage and values of renowned Italian brand Tonino Lamborghini will be combined with the architectural vision of the multi-award-winning architect Alexander Wong in collaboration with Utopia Corporation for a project in the stunning sunrise coast at Ao Po with panoramic views of Phang Nga Bay. A glamorous project that is set to become a new landmark in the Thai luxury hospitality sector.

The architecture of the new hotel is curated by Alexander Wong, founder of the Alexander Wong Architects, selected amongst the Top 100 Architecture & Design Talents in China by Architectural Digest whose original avant-garde style has won multiple global awards. The values, the style and the design of the legendary Italian brand will be interpreted by the multi-award-winning architect for a project that aims to become a new landmark for the luxury hospitality sector in Thailand.

Tonino Lamborghini Boutique Hotel will be characterized by an unmistakable design with dynamic lines, colours and shapes clearly inspired by the heritage and DNA of the Lamborghini family.

“The first hospitality project in Thailand, with the new branded Boutique Hotel in Phuket, represents another great milestone for the brand. The announcement of this partnership is the result of an exciting achievement that we are more than proud to communicate in this specific historical period.” - said Ferruccio Lamborghini, CEO of Tonino Lamborghini – “Our Hospitality projects’ main goal is to bring the brand heritage and Lamborghini DNA to the best places worldwide through the signing of iconic projects recognized for their distinctive personality”.

“It is indeed an honour to introduce this famous Italian brand to Thailand’s hotel industry for the first time. Tonino Lamborghini is recognised around the globe as a beacon of luxury, exclusivity, and flair, and I am confident that, combined with Utopia Corporation’s hospitality and development expertise, our partnership will usher in an exciting new era for Phuket’s tourism industry,”
commented Mr. Hachi Yin, Chief Executive Officer, Utopia Corporation.

The project aims to meet the needs of international modern high-end consumers, successful professionals who want stylish luxury, top-quality services and finishes, seeking for a diversified place where it is possible to enjoy, with all comfort, a sophisticated lifestyle.

THE PROJECT

The new Tonino Lamborghini Boutique Hotel will be developed by Utopia Corporation, according to the Italian company’s philosophy, values and style and will feature a distinctive design, with its cutting-edge lines and dynamic shapes clearly inspired by the Lamborghini family heritage and spirit.

Scheduled to welcome guests in 2023, Tonino Lamborghini Boutique Hotel Phuket will be a one-of-a-kind luxury resort nestled directly on Phuket’s stunning sunrise coast of Ao Po, overlooking the breath-taking seascape of Phang Nga Bay, in the new so-called Utopia’s Bay of Icons set to become a highly desirable destination for affluent investors and international travellers alike.
Overlooking Phang Nga Bay, the architecture of this spectacular low-rise retreat is the vision of Alexander Wong, founder of Alexander Wong Architects, whose original avant-garde style has won multiple global awards.

The Tonino Lamborghini Boutique Hotel project aims to meet the needs of international modern high-end consumers, successful professionals who want stylish luxury, top-quality services and finishes, seeking for a diversified place where it is possible to enjoy, with all comfort, a sophisticated beach lifestyle.
Guests will be welcomed by a world of international glitz, with a Glamour Lobby that features slatted rosewood LED screens to provide a dramatic first impression and can stay in a striking collection of 39 suites and 7 villas, all of which are equipped with cutting-edge amenities, adorned with abstract artworks and Tonino Lamborghini Home collection furnishings. The Futura Suites and The Glamour Suites are conceived to be aesthetically exciting and provocative without sacrificing functionality.
The boutique hotel will include multifunctional spaces reserved for leisure activities. Reflecting the spirit of South Beach, Tonino Lamborghini Boutique Hotel Phuket will feature its signature Red Pool, which will embrace the best elements of a chic Floridian beach club. The Miami restaurant is a multi-sensory feast for diners, with a contemporary menu and a colourful ceiling inspired by the French post-impressionist painter, Henri Rousseau. Guests can also stay in shape at the state-of-the-art Power Gym.

“After the opening of our branded hotels in Suzhou, Kunshan and Huangshi, the launch of a real estate project in China, and our latest residence project in Brazil, today I am proud to announce the partnership with Utopia Corporation for the development of the Tonino Lamborghini Boutique Hotel Phuket, which represents another great milestone for the Tonino Lamborghini Company in the hospitality industry.” - said Ferruccio Lamborghini, CEO & vice-president Tonino Lamborghini Company.- “Our goal is to bring a branded Tonino Lamborghini experience to the best places worldwide, and soon we will bring the Tonino Lamborghini spirit to Phuket: one of the world’s finest tourist destinations. Tonino Lamborghini Boutique Hotel will be a luxury hotel with captivating architecture, bespoke interior design, and top-quality services, with the ultimate purpose to satisfy the top-level requests of international clientele. Together with Utopia, we will strive to offer a new concept of hospitality. Our clientele will feel the values of our family’s DNA and heritage, Italian spirit, extreme attention-to-detail, and the energy that Tonino Lamborghini brand transmits. As my father always says; ‘If I cannot give you Italy, I will give you Its feeling!”

“We are delighted to form this landmark agreement with Tonino Lamborghini. It is indeed an honour to introduce this famous Italian name to Thailand’s hotel industry for the first time; their brand is recognised around the globe as a beacon of luxury, exclusivity, and flair. Combined with Utopia Corporation’s hospitality and development expertise, I am confident that our partnership will usher in an exciting new era for Phuket’s tourism industry, allowing us to attract new markets,” commented Mr. Hachi Yin, Chief Executive Officer, Utopia Corporation.

BAY OF ICONS

Covering at least 20 rai (3.2 hectares) of spectacular seafront land surrounding the Ao Po Grand Marina, Bay of Icons is a new idyllic area that will be transformed over the next five years under Utopia’s masterplan to create an unparalleled lifestyle and leisure enclave. Upon completion, the Bay of Icons will be a fashionable community comprising an exceptional collection of chic amenities and bespoke services. Tonino Lamborghini Hotel guests and villas residents will be able to stroll past multi-million-dollar mega-yachts on the waterfront promenades of Ao Po Grand Marina, shop in luxury designer boutiques and retail outlets, dine and unwind at a selection of sophisticated restaurants and bars, or play golf at a choice of nearby clubs, including the world-class Mission Hills Phuket Golf Course. Phuket’s Old Town, with its classical Sino-Portuguese architecture and lively markets, is a just a short drive away, and Chalong Bay is a popular spot for water sports, such as kitesurfing. The Bay of Icons will be easily accessible; VIPs can arrive in style either by air or sea, with the 300-berth marina and a private helipad, and Phuket International Airport is just 30 minutes’ drive away, offering direct connections to many global cities.
“The Bay of Icons is truly unique. This development is set to become the ‘jewel in the crown’ of Thailand’s tourism industry, a new national landmark and one of the world’s most prestigious waterfront destinations,” said Mr. Hachi Yin, Chief Executive Officer, Utopia Corporation

THE PARTNER

An exciting and innovative company that strives to rewrite the rulebook, Utopia’s company slogan is “Dare To Dream”. Having been established in 2015, it has grown rapidly to become one of the largest real estate developers in Phuket, with a collection of hospitality, residential, commercial and entertainment projects across the island, along with architecture, design, engineering, construction and hotel operation services. It operates three own-branded hotels in Phuket: Utopia Kata, Utopia Loft, and Utopia Naiharn, which was named as Asia’s “Top Emerging Hotel” in the Now Travel Asia Awards.
By collaborating with Tonino Lamborghini, Utopia Corporation is blending the best of Asian expertise and innovation with European luxury and heritage. Construction work on the Tonino Lamborghini Boutique Hotel Phuket will commence in November 2021, with the grand opening scheduled for November 2023.