The Secret Con Dao

AKYN Group launches its’ first hotel

Con Dao Islands belonging to Ba Ria Vung Tau Province is well known as the tropical paradise in the middle of the sea, a hint of mystery featuring pristine beauty of amazing nature, a land of rich local culture and history with warm and friendly people. It promises to bring more new and memorable experiences for guests at Vietnam’s best-reserved island when The Secret Con Dao has officially opened on 20th August 2020.

Perched on a pristine stretch of Con Dao coastline in Con Dao’s charming town and many attractions, The Secret Con Dao designed subtly to focus heavily on feeling and experience to each kind of guest. They can be pilgrims visiting the sacred locations, young tourists loving adventures, families looking for an exciting weekend getaway, or couples enjoying their wonderful time for a romantic escape.

Making a unique impression with the contemporary design combined in harmony with heritage architecture, The Secret Con Dao offers elegant spaces in international standards. It has 196 beautifully appointed rooms and suites with the balcony overlooking breathtaking sea view. From the hotel’s every room, guests can enjoy the island’s fascinated natural beauty with the immense ocean, green carpets of mountains stretching far away, and picturesque landscapes of tranquility town. Rooms are set in minimalist style, close to nature, touching in the harmony of light colors, all bring to relaxing feeling and positive energy.

A world of rich flavors beckons guests to indulge at The Secret Con Dao. For international flair, Spice Kitchen offers a tantalizing selection of Western, Asian and Vietnamese dishes and comfort-food favorites throughout the day. Tropical Café serves an array of tasty drinks and pastries. On the hotel’s rooftop, Sunset Lounge offers an idyllic spot to enjoy the island’s best sunset view while sipping on a selection of fine wines and craft cocktails, paired with simply satisfying tapas and finger foods.

Notably, The Secret Con Dao proudly presents nearly 100 years old French-colonial-era villas where is thoughtfully renovated to offer The Secret Villa and The Secret Restaurant, situated in a private tropical garden. The Secret Villa is truly a secluded space designed for a memorably luxurious stay, featuring an elegant two-bedroom villa in Vietnamese style. Meanwhile, The Secret Restaurant – where old brick walls are reserved respectfully combined subtly with strong elements of new design – attracts diners by delights from across Indochina, connecting to the local culture through flavorful cuisine.

The fascinating additional feature includes an infinity swimming pool overlooking the sea and Coral Deck inspired by the dedicated structure of Con Dao’s pristine coral reefs. It promises to be an iconic spot to lounge and frame the perfect photo with Con Dao’s breathtaking nature or savor a romantic dinner under star sky.

According to Mr. Richard Mehr, The Secret Con Dao’s General Manager, the hotel reinforces commitments towards environmental, social, and cultural conservation. The Secret Con Dao not only elevates the experience for a satisfying stay in sleek, stylish spaces with warm and professional services, but also presents the fascinating local culture and life as well as integrates indigenous culture into everyday experiences. “We are careful about the environment and take action to reduce, reuse, and recycle waste. We are also equipped with Solar Panels to heat the water and produce part of the electricity for the hotel”, said Richard Mehr.

Being the first hotel owned and managed by AKYN Group, The Secret Con Dao considered as an important milestone, marks AKYN Group joining in Vietnam’s hospitality industry. “The Secret Con Dao is our desired start in the goal to become one of the pioneers in Vietnam’s hospitality industry,” said Ms. Nguyen Thi Minh Thư, Chairman and CEO of AKYN Group.

The Secret Con Dao is offering special opening rates. For more information, please contact hotline: +84 28 3837 6868 or visit: www.thesecretcondao.com.

About AKYN Hospitality Group

AKYN is an avant-garde, dynamic hospitality group with an international mindset and local cultural wisdom. AKYN Group orientates to develop a compelling portfolio of uniquely designed, distinctive brands to target different segments at attractive destinations in Vietnam, such as Con Dao, Hoi An, Quy Nhon, Cam Ranh, Long Hai, and Ho Chi Minh City. The projects in the pipeline, including hotels and resorts in international brands managed by a global hospitality management group and new brands established and operated directly by AKYN Group.

Text & Images provided by AKYN Hospitality Group

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