Partners & Host Venues & Supporters
HO CHI MINH CITY, THAO DIEN VILLAGE RESORT
DATE: 2 DECEMBER 2017
HANOI, SOFITEL LEGEND METROPOLE HANOI
The hotel has a rich history and a century long tradition of welcoming ambassadors, writers, heads of state and entertainers including Charlie Chaplin, Jane Fonda, George H. W. Bush, François Mitterrand, Isabelle de Valvert, Jacques Chirac. The hotel was opened in August 1901 by André Ducamp and Gustave-Émile Dumoutier. It was the first venue in Indo-China to show motion pictures. Somerset Maugham wrote The Gentleman in the Parlour at the hotel. Charlie Chaplin and Paulette Goddard spent their honeymoon at the Metropole in 1936 after getting married in Shanghai. Graham Greene stayed at the hotel in 1951 while writing The Quiet American.
VILSTEREN, DE KLOMP
De Klomp is situated in the beautiful Vilsteren Estate, located in the Vechtdal. The Estate is almost 1,050 hectares large making it one of the ten largest estates in the Netherlands. The mutual cohesion between the various elements, the relationship with the community, the completeness of the historical landscape, the great cultural values and the sound economic situation, makes it a unique Estate in the Netherlands. The government has acknowledged this by recognising it on several levels as being a national monument.
HUE, LA RESIDENCE
FURTHER DETAILS TO BE ANNOUNCED SOON
HOI AN, NAM HAI
Designed by Paris-based architect Reda Amalou of AW2, with interior design by Jaya Ibrahim, the resort concept was to “blend unique elements of Vietnamese culture with luxurious, contemporary resort style for the ultimate in beachside living." The entire design of the Nam Hai is rooted in the Vietnamese house, the Nhà Rông or Nha Vuon.
Venues & Dates
© CHESS NATIONS 2016. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.