$360-million mixed-use development will transform city's skyline
VANCOUVER, June 19, 2013 /CNW/ - Holborn Group and TA Global Bhd. today
confirmed plans to welcome the city's first Trump development, Trump
International Hotel & Tower Vancouver®. Situated on Georgia Street in
Downtown Vancouver's Coal Harbour, the premium $360-million Arthur
Erickson-designed tower will include a world-class hotel and
In addition to 147 guest rooms, the luxury hotel will include a
Champagne lounge, signature restaurant, Trump Spa, and banquet and
conference centre. It will also be home to Vancouver's first pool bar
nightclub. Above the hotel will be 218 stylish residences, offering
residents spectacular views of the North Shore and beyond. When
completed, the twisting tower will stand at 616 feet (63 storeys).
"Trump International Hotel & Tower Vancouver will become a new symbol
for Vancouver and will solidify the city's arrival on the international
stage," commented Joo Kim Tiah, CEO and president of Holborn Group and
deputy CEO of TA Global Bhd., the developer of Trump International
Hotel & Tower Vancouver. "The Trump brand is very well-respected and is
synonymous with luxury real estate and hospitality. I'm pleased to
have a strong relationship with Don, Jr., Ivanka and Eric and look
forward to carrying on the entrepreneurial legacy that our parents have
begun. Our shared vision and a work ethic that prides itself on
diligence and attention to detail will result in a development that is
cutting-edge, and matches Vancouver's vibrant personality."
"We are thrilled to be bringing the Trump flag to Vancouver as it has
become a world-class city in its own right," added Donald J. Trump.
"When looking at expanding our portfolio, we felt this was a market
that held great potential for our brand. As we continue to grow
globally, our goal is align ourselves with the best opportunities - and
we know the Trump International Hotel & Tower Vancouver will be like no
other hotel and residential offering."
Trump International Hotel & Tower Vancouver is the latest project to
further contribute to the revitalization of the West Georgia corridor.
Within four years of the hotel opening, it is expected that visitors to
Vancouver will occupy 40,726 room nights per year. In addition to
spinoff consultation contracts, the project has created the equivalent
of 170 full-time jobs during the construction phase, and will generate
300 full-time positions upon opening.
Donald Trump Jr. said, "In adding Trump International Hotel & Tower
Vancouver to our portfolio we continue our global expansion and
solidify our presence in Canada, which also includes Trump
International Hotel & Tower Toronto. The opportunity to work with
Holborn is immensely exciting and we are eager to move forward with
this project, one we are confident will be a destination for travellers
worldwide and a luxurious place to call home for residents of
Trump International Hotel & Tower Vancouver will feature Canada's first
Mar-a-Lago Spa by Ivanka Trump, a new boutique spa brand that will
reflect the joie de vivre of the timeless 1927 Palm Beach property. The
design of the spa will be influenced by the iconic club's sophisticated
and elegant style, seamlessly blending classic and Nouveau. Ivanka
Trump will personally select the spa's luxurious products and
As part of the Trump Hotel Collection, the Trump International Hotel &
Tower Vancouver will offer guests their own Trump Attaché. This
dedicated department provides personalized attention by meticulously
recording guests' preferences and updating them with each visit.
Attaché services range from making dining suggestions and booking
reservations to having pets walked and fed to arranging a romantic
picnic in the park - nothing is off limits.
The original twisting design of the tower maximizes the window features
and views in every suite, making each unit distinctive, with no two
views exactly alike. Attention to detail and personalized service will
further differentiate the development. Residences will range from 644
to 2,117 square feet with the penthouses between 3,500 and 4,400 square
Sales for the residential suites will begin in October 2013 with project
completion expected in summer 2016.
For more information about the Trump International Hotel & Tower
Vancouver, please visit www.TrumpVancouver.com.
About Holborn Group
Holborn Group is the developer of Trump International Hotel & Tower
The respected Vancouver-based real estate development company has
extensive global experience and a reputation for high quality,
innovative communities and people-minded results. Holborn's diverse
portfolio of projects and real estate holdings throughout British
Columbia include retail, residential, office and hotel properties.
The company seeks to create communities that are socially-engaged and
responsible, while constructing exceptional and sustainable buildings.
Its vision is to be a global real estate company renowned for breaking
patterns, shifting perceptions and expanding the boundaries of the
Holborn values integrity, both internally and externally, and ensures
that its relationships are fair and consistent in practice, policies
and procedures. The company also focuses and invests in its employees,
creating a cohesive and loyal workforce that continues to attract the
best in the industry. Holborn encourages innovation and values
excellence recognizing that in the pursuit of this, they can expand,
achieve and progress. The company's commitment to social responsibility
is reflected in its vision to be a diversified, international entity
that has a presence in every region and influences these regions in the
most appropriate and beneficial ways.
Visit Holborn.ca for more information
TA Global Berhad
TA Global Berhad (TA Global Bhd.), one of the largest listed property
development companies in Malaysia by market capitalization, is involved
in a diversified range of property services which include property
development, property management, property investment, trading,
hospitality operations and construction. In Malaysia, TA Global Group
made significant strides in establishing itself as a niche luxury
lifestyle property developer with its successful launches of niche
premium residential properties. In recent years, the Group has also
established its presence in developing mixed development projects in
Canada and Australia.
Visit taglobal.com.my for more information.
About TRUMP HOTEL COLLECTION™
Launched in October 2007, TRUMP HOTEL COLLECTION™ is the next generation of luxury hospitality - one that is raising the
bar in the top-tier travel experience with a level of customized
service unrivaled in the market today. Presided over by internationally
renowned developer Donald J. Trump and his three grown children -
Donald Jr., Ivanka and Eric - the prestigious portfolio includes the
highly acclaimed Trump International Hotel & Tower® New York, Trump International Hotel & Tower® Chicago, Trump International Hotel™ Las Vegas, Trump International
Hotel™ Waikiki Beach Walk®, Trump SoHo® New York, Trump Ocean Club® International Hotel & Tower Panama, Trump International Hotel & Tower Toronto®, and the newly acquired Trump National Doral® Miami. Trump
International Hotel™ Washington, D.C., a redevelopment of the historic
Old Post Office building, is also slated to open in 2016. Reservations
can be made at www.TRUMPHOTELCOLLECTION.com or by calling (855) TRUMP-00 (878-6700). TRUMP HOTEL COLLECTION is
headquartered at Trump Tower, 725 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10022.
Connect with TRUMP HOTEL COLLECTION on its social media pages.
SOURCE: Holborn Group
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