Vingroup JSC (Vingroup), the leading real estate and tourism business group in Vietnam plan the development of a parcel of over 3, 000 Hectares of land located at the northern end of Phu Quoc Island.
They recently (November 2014) completed the first phase of development at the site of the Vinpearl Phu Quoc Resort, Phase 1 comprising a 5* Resort Hotel and villas offering 750 rooms and 150 Ocean View Villas, a luxury Vincharm Spa, the Vinpearl Amusement Park, Vinpearl Water Park and Underwater World Aquarium, and golf at the 27-hole Vinpearl Golf Club Phu Quoc. Business and meeting facilities also combine to make this development attractive to the MICE sector.
Planning has now commenced for Phase 2, which will establish Vinpearl Phu Quoc as a major resort destination in its own right. Phase 2 will include seven main components: the largest golf course development in the world (a total of 14 new courses), a 5-star resort and hotel, beach front villas, a large entertainment complex, convention centers, a safari and a hot springs area.
With the assistance of Petersham Group as advisors to the client and the Master Planners, Vingroup is now focusing on developing ideas for the entertainment complex which will include a Waxworks Attraction of a size and standard similar to Madame Tussauds, a ‘World Showcase of Culture and Cuisine and other attractions appropriate to the location and the market.
Petersham Group has also been commissioned to carry out a feasibility study for the Waxworks Attraction and to make appropriate recommendations regarding its development.