Treetops resort Port Douglas changes to Ramada Resort Port Douglas
Wyndham Vacation Resorts and Wyndham Hotel Group today announced the addition of the Mercure Port Douglas Treetops Resort to the company’s portfolio of properties in the South Pacific region.
Wyndham Vacation Resorts Asia Pacific is Australia’s largest vacation ownership company, while Wyndham Hotel Group is the world’s largest hotel company with approximately 7,210 hotels.
It has been confirmed that Treetops will be renamed Ramada Resort Port Douglas making it the first Ramada resort to open in the region.
The purchase of the property by Wyndham Vacation Resorts Asia Pacific includes the acquisition of 194 hotel rooms as well as management rights for the property.
The hotel rooms will be reconfigured over the next 12 months resulting in the transfer of 86 apartments and hotel rooms in to the WorldMark South Pacific Club by Wyndham for use by its 44,000 vacation owners.
“We are delighted to establish our presence in this area under the strength and reputation of the international Ramada brand,” said Barry Robinson, CEO and managing director of Wyndham Vacation Resorts Asia Pacific and also managing director for Wyndham Hotel Group in the South Pacific.
“We are committed to the expansion of our portfolio in leading tourism destinations such as Port Douglas.
“Ramada Resort Port Douglas is a stunning property which will not only delight visitors to the region but will appeal to our WorldMark South Pacific Club owners. Port Douglas is a desirable destination to visit as indicated by our owners; therefore we anticipate a valuable contribution to the local tourism industry through our acquisition of this property.”
Ramada Resort Port Douglas adds to Wyndham Vacation Resorts Asia Pacific’s portfolio of 21 vacation resorts at locations throughout Australia, New Zealand and Fiji. Story by Newsport.