The Founding Story of Malaysia’s Lexis Hotels & Resorts
Published November 14, 2022
The story of Lexis Hotel Group, which opened its first hotel in 2006, is a tale of continual innovation, expansion and a single-minded dedication to the best-in-class quality and service. In tandem with its motto, “Hospitality Is Our Passion”, the Malaysian-based company has transformed the local hospitality industry by combining personalised service with an unwavering commitment to quality and excellence. In the process, Lexis Hotel Group has redefined the hotel experience for the modern traveller.
Incorporated in 1995, Lexis Hotel Group provides discerning leisure and business guests with practical and luxurious accommodations across various properties in Malaysia, most notably in the state of Negeri Sembilan, where three of its properties are located and are known as one of the famous hotels in Malaysia. It is steadfast in offering professional management services for resorts and hotels in Malaysia, and has successfully built a strong, profitable and visible premier niche brand in the hospitality industry especially in managing award-winning unique water chalets as well as pool villas.
Having firmly established itself as a premium brand in the hospitality industry, Lexis Hotel Group is adamant in providing professional management services for a portfolio of resorts and hotels in Malaysia, each distinctive and memorable, especially its world record-breaking water villas and the extraordinary above-the-sea living experience that they offer.
Among the list of hotels and resorts managed under the Lexis brand includes the cozy and modest Lexis Port Dickson, Balinese-inspired Grand Lexis Port Dickson, multiple award-winning iconic Lexis Hibiscus Port Dickson, and one of Penang’s most scenic seaside hotels, Lexis Suites Penang.
Lexis Hotel Group also holds the distinction of being one of the only hotel groups in the world that offers in-room private pools and steam rooms, in two of its hotels and resorts - Lexis Hibiscus Port Dickson and Lexis Suites Penang. Another one of its resort, Grand Lexis Port Dickson is also the first resort in Malaysia to be equipped with a private pool in each of its guest rooms.
Lexis Hotel Group Milestones
Lexis Port Dickson
Lexis Hotel Group enters the hospitality industry with its first hotel in Malaysia - Lexis Port Dickson. Nestled in a cozy environment, Lexis Port Dickson features 242 inviting tower rooms and water chalets that combine elegance and comfort. Its minimalistic Balinese-inspired design and uncompromising comfort will surely guarantee you and your loved ones a deep sense of belonging surrounded by the sound of lapping waves and the wonders of tropical bliss.
Grand Lexis Port Dickson
Local travellers who were looking to enjoy a tropical Balinese ambiance without having to venture far away from their own backyard, found themselves right at home at the Balinese-inspired Grand Lexis Port Dickson. This seaside five-star famous hotel in Malaysia, which is awarded for the most number of swimming pools in a resort by the Malaysian Book of Records, features an exceptional collection of 317 villas with private pools, open-air showers, distinctive landscaped gardens, sea-facing balconies, and world-class amenities and facilities. Dwellers can enjoy peace, tranquility and rejuvenation while being spoilt in the luxurious comfort of the resort.
Lexis Hibiscus Port Dickson
The multiple award-winning Lexis Hibiscus Port Dickson was an exciting addition to the Lexis Hotel Group collection. Uniquely designed to resemble the national flower of Malaysia - a majestic hibiscus flower blossoming into the emerald waters of the Straits of Malacca, Lexis Hibiscus Port Dickson which is one of the most famous hotels in Malaysia, is a proud holder of two Guinness World Records and boasts a mind-boggling 639 pool villas, each with a capacious sun deck where guests can enjoy frolicking in a private pool and immerse in the health benefits of a private steam room. Perfect for the entire family and guests of all ages, there is also a diverse range of splendid dining options and recreational activities within the resort’s vicinity.
Lexis Suites Penang
Notable for its hotels and resorts in Port Dickson, Lexis Hotel Group expanded by introducing its first hotel at the Pearl of the Orient, Lexis Suites Penang. This modern and posh seaside hotel in Malaysia stands proud as the eclectic pulse of the surrounding Teluk Kumbar township. Just a quick drive away from one of the most vibrant cities in the world - Georgetown, Lexis Suites Penang, features 222 spacious suites that come with a private pool and steam room, on a private balcony which boasts a stunning picturesque view of the sea. It offers a rare balance of 5-star splendours, the relaxing pace of a quaint Malaysian town and very easy access to popular tourist attractions.
Imperial Lexis and Grandview Residence
A pinnacle of urban luxury and sheer elegance, Imperial Lexis and Grandview Residence is set to make its debut in 2023 in Kuala Lumpur’s ever-ascending skyline, and will sit strategically in the heart of Kuala Lumpur, along the bustling Jalan Kia Peng, with close proximity to the iconic Petronas Twin Towers, KL Tower and other skyscrapers. This luxurious 53-storey 5-star hotel and exclusive high-end service apartment development, will feature 275 guest rooms consisting of 272 Sky Pool Villas and 3 VIP Suites, as well as 164 units of Luxury Suites, that are adorned with exquisite and ultra-chic interiors. With full five-star facilities, sumptuous food and beverage outlets, a full glass sky viewing deck, an open-air rooftop bar offering striking views across the city’s skyline, and is the first hotel in Kuala Lumpur to have a private pool in all of its guestrooms, the Imperial Lexis is set to be the talk of the town and become one of the most famous hotels in Malaysia.
Achievements and Awards
Lexis Hotel Group won awards in four categories: Best Pool Villa, Best Pool Villa Resort, Best All Suite Hotel and Best New Resort at Haute Grandeur Global Hotel Awards 2018 held at Palazzo Versace in Dubai.
Lexis Hotel Group and its President, Miss Mandy Chew received awards at the prestigious 7th Anniversary of the Seven Stars Luxury Hospitality and Lifestyle Awards, held in Athens, Greece on October 5, 2020.
Lexis Hibiscus Port Dickson was awarded numerous distinctions in the 2018 Hospitality Asia Platinum Awards (HAPA) held on November 15, 2018 in Petaling Jaya, Malaysia. At the event, the Group's President, Miss Mandy Chew, was also honoured at the event as she was named HAPA Visionary Entrepreneur and HAPA Leadership Personality.
The 2018 World Luxury Hotel awards held on November 10, 2018 in Bali, Indonesia, Lexis Hotel Group and its resorts - Lexis Hibiscus Port Dickson, Lexis Suites Penang and Grand Lexis Port Dickson take home coveted awards in various categories.
Lexis Hotel Group has earned umpteen awards across the globe through their signature resorts and hotels in Malaysia, and these well-deserved accolades speak volumes of their passion and dedication in setting a remarkably high bar in the hospitality industry. It is thus without a surprise that Lexis Hotel Group has successfully established its brand by creating a niche in today’s highly competitive globalised landscape, and while doing so receive worldwide recognition in its continuous pursuit of excellence!
Lexis Hotel Group brought home a whopping 7 Awards from the 26th Annual World Travel Awards - Asia & Oceania, held in Phu Quoc, Vietnam on October 12, 2019.
Lexis Hibiscus Port Dickson made Malaysia proud when it won two Guinness World Records for its 643 swimming pools and 522 overwater villas, which is more than any other single resort in the world. At the official presentation ceremony at the resort on October 14, 2016, Guinness World Records representative Swapnil Dangarikar presented the plaques to KL Metro Group Managing Director, YBhg. Dato' Low Tak Fatt and Lexis Hotel Group President, Miss Mandy Chew.
Lexis Hotel Group was named The Most Established Brand in Hospitality in the Premium Resort category and its Group President Miss Mandy Chew was honoured with a Brand Champion Award at the BrandLaureate SMEs Brand Champion Awards in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on March 27, 2019.
Lexis Hotel Group converged with the elite of the travel industry for the Global Edition of World Travel Awards 2019 in Muscat, Oman on November 28, 2019. The Group brought home the award for the World's Leading Wedding venue for its signature resort, Lexis Hibiscus Port Dickson.
The Group’s outstanding service and top-notch hospitality has also constantly received recognition from its peers and the industry both locally and internationally. Some of the notable accolades Lexis Hotel Group has gotten awards from for its luxury resorts in Malaysia are from reputable organizations such as World Luxury Hotel Awards, Haute Grandeur Global Hotel™ Awards, Hospitality Asia Platinum Awards, The Stella Awards (U.S.), The Pacific Area Travel Writers Association (PATWA), Brand Icon’s International Excellence Awards, BrandLaureate Best Brands Awards, World Travel Awards, Top 10 Asia and more. It is also a proud holder of two Guinness World Records for “The Most Swimming Pools In A Single Resort” (643 pools) and “The Most Overwater Villas In A Single Resort” (522 overwater villas) for its signature property, Lexis Hibiscus Port Dickson.
In essence, Lexis Hotel Group will continue to encourage idea generation, coordinate and monitor efforts of instilling innovation culture for long term success of their hotels in Malaysia.
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