InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has signed an agreement with Thai company Elite Villa to debut its resort brand in Koh Samui, Thailand.
Under the agreement the Baan Taling Ngam Resort and Spa will undergo a $15m renovation and reopen as an IHG property.
InterContinental Samui Baan Taling Ngam Resort is expected to open by 1 December 2011 and will be managed by IHG.
The resort offers 79 rooms, 300m of its own beach frontage along the coast of Taling Ngam.
IHG Samui Baan Taling Ngam Resort will open by 1 December 2011.
InterContinental Hotels and Resorts operates 170 properties in more than 60 countries and currently has 1,300 hotels in its development pipeline.