This morning, Sunway Hotels & Resorts, the hospitality division of property-construction conglomerate Sunway Group, unveiled the newly renovated 4.5 star Sunway Pyramid Hoel (formerly known as Sunway Pyramid East) at a special media preview event themed “Waking Up To A Brand New Stay”, prior to opening its doors to guests on 3 November 2016. The hotel will progressively open its guestrooms and suites after having undergone a RM125 million renovation exercise since it closed on 1 April 2016 with a target to operate on its full inventory of 564 rooms and suites by end January 2017.
The cluster of three (3) hotels in Sunway City including the new Sunway Pyramid Hotel offers guests a choice of 1,433 guestrooms, suites and villas within a single integrated destination, affording guests with every conceivable choice and budget.
The preview event saw members of the media and invited guests experiencing Sunway’s “urban picnic” breakfast pop-up, a multi-sensory breakfast voyage that replicates the upcoming offerings available at Kaffeinate, the Hotel’s food and beverage kiosk, located at the main lobby, that will serve freshly brewed gourmet coffees, specialty teas, cold-pressed juices and a range of light snacks and refreshments prepared by the hotel’s team of chefs daily. Kaffeinate is scheduled to open in December 2016.
The preview event’s breakfast pop-up session featured a demonstration by Coffex Coffee Roasters (M) on the latest in coffee art and brewing techniques, new recipes for cold pressed juices by Kuvings (M) and a wide spread of local and continental breakfast specialties by the hotel’s chefs.
The renovation increased Sunway Pyramid Hotel’s room inventory to 564 deluxe rooms and suites from the previous 549, featuring five (5) categories of guestrooms and suites. The Deluxe Room is the Hotel’s lead-in room category.
The Deluxe Executive Room ranges in size between 30 to 32 square-metres and is designed for guests seeking additional space.
The Deluxe Park View Room offers spectacular views of Sunway Lagoon theme park.
The Family Room is suitable for those travelling with young children and comes with a bunk bed while the Family Suite measures between 53 square-metres to 60 square-metres, it offers added extras like two (2) bathrooms, a mini refrigerator, a microwave and bedding options for up to six (6) persons.
Designed by Sunway Design Sdn. Bhd., each guestroom and suite in Sunway Pyramid Hotel focused on technology improvements with complimentary Wi-Fi and wired broadband internet access, smart lighting, bedside USB charger outlets, 42″ LED Smart TV with satellite news, spots and movie channels, flexible workspaces, high pressure walk-in shower, ample closet space and other enhanced facilities and upgrades. The hotel transformation also included a complete make-over on the hotel’s main lobby, a new coffee lounge, lift landings, guest floor corridors, guestrooms and the back of house spaces.
At the preview event, the General Manager of Sunway Design Sdn. Bhd., Mr. Nelson Yong ceremoniously presented a mock guestroom key of Sunway Pyramid Hotel to the CEO of Sunway Hotels & Resorts, Mr. Albert Cheong marking the project hand-over to the hotel’s management team.