Rendezvous Hotels Join Toga Group

5 November 2013

On behalf of Rendezvous Hotels, we are pleased to announce the partnership between Rendezvous Hotels and the Toga Group.

Far East Hospitality, with Straits Trading Company (STC – Rendezvous Hotels parent company) and Toga Group as joint venture partners, now has a combined portfolio of more than 13,000 rooms under management across more than 80 hotels and serviced apartments, with 9 distinctive and complementary brands, and staff strength of more than 2,200.

With an expanded operating platform covering Singapore, Malaysia, Australia, China, Denmark, Germany, Hungary and New Zealand, all parties will be able to leverage on the expanded management capabilities to yield significant operational synergies.

Toga Hotels will immediately assume responsibility for the management of the Rendezvous Grand Hotel Perth Scarborough, Rendezvous Studio Hotel Perth Central, Rendezvous Grand Hotel Melbourne and Rendezvous Grand Hotel Adelaide as part of a transition that will increase its accommodation offering to more than 65 hotels across Australia, New Zealand and Europe.

All of the Rendezvous Hotels, which are set to come under the management of Toga Hotels, carry four and five star categories. They include the following:  

• Rendezvous Grand Hotel Adelaide

• Rendezvous Grand Hotel Auckland

• Rendezvous Grand Hotel Melbourne

• Rendezvous Grand Hotel Perth Scarborough

• Rendezvous Hotel Brisbane Anzac Square

• Rendezvous Hotel Sydney The Rocks

• Rendezvous Hotel Christchurch

• Rendezvous Studio Hotel Brisbane on George

• Rendezvous Studio Hotel Perth Central

• Rendezvous Studio Hotel Sydney Central     

• Rendezvous Reef Resort Port Douglas        

Two hotels under the Rendezvous Hospitality Group will continue to be managed by Far East Hospitality including Rendezvous Grand Hotel Singapore and Rendezvous Hotel Shanghai Merry.

The transaction is in-line with STC’s transformation of its hospitality business into a more effective engine of growth. The hospitality operations have now become part of a robust, integrated platform, comprising of various hospitality assets, primed to capitalise on the vibrant hospitality sector in Asia Pacific.

The Rendezvous Hotel website will remain although the 11 transitioning Rendezvous Hotels will also be integrated into the Toga Hotels and Far East Hospitality websites. Guests can enjoy greater convenience by making their booking at www.rendezvoushotels.com, www.stayfareast.com or www.togahotels.com

On behalf of the management team, we look forward to benefiting from the strengths that Toga Hotels will bring, and to working together to make a difference.