Late Surge in Tourist Arrivals is Expected for 2023
Malaysia is targeting 16.1 million tourists for the year 2023, which is 60% higher compare with year-ago tourist arrivals, and the Malaysian government is ready to accelerate the approval for chartered flights into Malaysia in order to achieve that and bridge the gap between the current number with the pre-Covid levels.
Lexis Hotel Group Wooed Visitors of Arabian Travel Market 2023
Lexis Hotel Group was one of the many exhibitors and representatives from 150 countries who gathered at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) from 1 to 4 May, 2023 for the 30th edition of the Arabian Travel Market (ATM).
Dato’ Mandy Chew Honoured as MITA Tourism Hero 2023
The President of Lexis Hotel Group, Dato’ Mandy Chew Siok Cheng was recently amongst the 40 top tourism players who were named “MITA Tourism Heroes 2023” at the Malaysia Inbound Tourism Association annual dinner in Berjaya Times Square Hotel, Kuala Lumpur on 16 May, 2023.
Dato’ Mandy Chew, President of Lexis Hotel Group an Honoured Recipient of DBNS
In honour of her decades of contribution as a trailblazer in the Malaysian tourism and hospitality industry, the President of Lexis Hotel Group, Mandy Chew Siok Cheng has been conferred with the Darjah Setia Bakti Negeri Sembilan (DBNS) which carries the title Dato’ by the Yang di-Pertuan Besar Negeri Sembilan Tuanku Muhriz ibni Almarhum Tuanku Munawir.
A Call to Action for A Greener Earth at Lexis Hotels & Resorts
Lexis Hotel Group celebrated World Environment Day with the launch of yet another green initiative that aims at heightening the awareness on the importance of going green amongst hotel guests.
Lexis Suites Penang Teams Up with Jabil for Coastal Clean-Up
The eco-conscious and public-spirited team from Lexis Suites Penang recently joined hands with an energetic group of staff members from Jabil, a global provider of design, engineering manufacturing and supply chain solutions, to clean up a local beach that is located adjacent to the hotel.
Lexis Hotel Group Sets The Benchmark at HAPA® Awards Malaysia Series 2023-2024
Lexis Hotel Group has won an astounding 6 awards at the prestigious Hospitality Asia Platinum Awards (HAPA®) Malaysia Series 2023-2024, an awards series that recognises and celebrates the resilience and excellence of the hospitality, culinary and tourism industries in the country.
Tourism Malaysia Urges Malaysians to “Cuti-Cuti Malaysia”
“Inilah Masanya, Cuti-Cuti Malaysia” (Now is the Time to Cuti-Cuti Malaysia) was officially launched as the new slogan and theme song for the 2023 Cuti-Cuti Malaysia campaign by Tourism Malaysia.
Ramadan in Malaysia
Ramadan is a holy Islamic month in Malaysia that is welcomed on the ninth month of the Islamic calendar, where Muslims are required to fast from dawn to dusk for around 30 days, while taking part in other local customs and traditions such as praying and daily recital of the Holy Quran, performing more good deeds and gaining deeper spirituality.
Tourism Malaysia Push to Boost Arrivals from India for 2023
With ample promotional activities in major cities in India, Tourism Malaysia is making a strong push this year to boost arrivals from India, one of Malaysia’s key markets for inbound tourists.
Lexis Suites Penang Hosted Marabic Night for Valued Travel Partners
On 16 February, 2023, Lexis Suites Penang held an appreciation night to thank and recognise their travel partners for their part in the hotel’s strong Arabic market revival since the reopening of the international borders.
Malaysia Expected to Welcome Back More Inbound Travellers from China
Malaysia is hoping to become the holiday destination of choice for holidaymakers from China, other Asian countries and beyond.
Lexis Hotel Group Brings Festive Joy to the Elderly
The Lexis Hibiscus Port Dickson team continues to represent the Lexis Hotel Group to reach out to the underprivileged community in Negeri Sembilan.
Transformation in Tourism Strategy Necessary to Boost Industry Growth
Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents (MATTA) President Datuk Tan Kok Liang felt that a great transformation in the government’s tourism strategy is necessary to boost Malaysia’s travel and tourism growth.
Lexis Hotel Group Pave the Way to Sustainable Hospitality with 100% Natural RiceStraws™
Lexis Hotel Group is constantly putting nature first by upgrading the single-use biodegradable straws that had been used at our hotels and resorts to 100% consumable and biodegradable RiceStraws™ that are even more friendly to the environment.
Malaysia Continues to Thrive Under New Prime Minister
On November 24, 2022, after a five-day wait since the 15th General Election and much anticipation from the people of Malaysia, Dato’ Seri Anwar Ibrahim was sworn in as the 10th Prime Minister of Malaysia.
Lexis Suites Penang Join Forces with Local Schools for Beach Cleanup
In the spirit of lighting up the lives of those who are in need, Lexis Suites Penang recently organised a Deepavali celebration for children from Rumah Kebajikan Seri Cahaya, Batu Maung Penang.
Malaysia Up Its Game in International Tourism Promotion
Malaysia Association of Tour and Travel Agents (MATTA) deputy president Mohd Akil Mohd Yusof stated that the Tourism, Arts and Culture Ministry (MOTAC) have been actively putting in major efforts to promote Malaysia as a destination on the international platform through travel fairs and exhibitions.
Lexis Hotel Group Partake in Malaysia Travel Mart for Indian Market
The Lexis team recently partook in the Malaysia Travel Mart programme hosted by Tourism Malaysia at the Borneo Convention Centre Kuching in conjunction with a three-day Trave Agents Federation of India (TAFI) Convention 2022.
Lexis Suites Penang Join Forces with Local Schools for Beach Cleanup
Lexis Suites Penang recently teamed up with Jabatan Pendidikan Negeri Pulau Pinang (JPNPP) & Majlis Bandaraya Pulau Pinang (MBPP) to instil a sense of social responsibility and nurture a more environmentally-conscious generation with a beach-cleaning program in tandem with Penang World Cleanup Day 2022.
Lexis Suites Penang Inspires a Love of Art & Patriotism with Art Contest
In conjunction with the recent National Day and Malaysia Day, Lexis Suites Penang had organized a “Lexis Merdeka Colouring Contest” which attracted the participation of 50 art-loving children aged 6 to 12 years old from all over Penang.
Lexis Hotel Group Co-hosts Food Safety Course by Food Safety and Quality Division of Ministry of Health
The proper handling procedures of food preparation and serving have always been a top priority for resort operators everywhere.
Malaysia Targets Middle East’s Millennial & Gen Z to Jumpstart Inbound Tourism
Malaysia is set to shift its focus onto younger travellers from the Middle East as part of its promotional strategy to revive our hospitality sector.
Penang Named Top Ten Islands in South East Asia
Penangites everywhere, especially tourism stakeholders are brimming with pride and joy when Penang was recently awarded a spot in renowned tourism website Travel + Leisure’s first ever “Asia’s Best Awards 2022 – Top 10 Islands in Southeast Asia for 2022”.
Lexis Hotel Group Amongst Key Tourism Industry Player in Roadshow to South Korea
From 22 June to 1 July, 2022, Lexis Hotel Group partook in a two-week roadshow to South Korea organised by Tourism Malaysia to boost inbound tourism following the reopening of our international borders since 1 April, 2022.
Imperial Lexis KL & Grandview Residence Redefine Metropolitan Landscape & Lifestyle
The magnificent skyscraper boasts 275 pool suites (including 3 top-notch VIP pool suites) and 164 upscale residential suites, alongside the trendiest restaurants, bars, gym, spa, as well as multi-purpose event space, all with breath-taking views of the metropolitan cityscape.
Malaysian Businesses Equipped to Co-exist with COVID-19
Recent surveys conducted by Ernst & Young PLT indicate that a bigger percentage of local businesses are equipped to co-exist with COVID-19.
KL Metro Group Hosts "Topping Out" Ceremony For Imperial Lexis KL & Grandview Residence
Leading boutique property developer, KL Metro Group in partnership with China State Construction Engineering Corporation (CSCEC) Malaysia recently celebrated their latest construction milestone with a "topping out" ceremony for Imperial Lexis Kuala Lumpur & Grandview Residence, at the luxury hotel and residence's rooftop.
Lexis Hotel Group Promotes Malaysia to the Middle Eastern Market
Lexis Hotel Group along with other Malaysian tourism trade players do their part to strengthen our nation’s economy through the tourism industry by participating in the largest travel trade show, the Arabian Travel Market 2022 under Tourism Malaysia.
Tourism Malaysia Organizes First Roadshow In India
Following the lifting of sanctions on Malaysia’s border, Tourism Malaysia, after a 2 year hiatus, embarked on its first roadshow to six major cities in India.
Towards a Pandemic-Free Malaysia
As more than 80% of Malaysia’s total population has been fully vaccinated, and nearly 70% of Malaysia’s adult population has received a booster dose, our nation is well on its way to recovery as active cases in Malaysia has shown a steady decline since March 2022.
Celebrate Your Dream Wedding at Lexis Hibiscus & Lexis Suites
Are you looking for the perfect venue to say "I Do!" with your soulmate? Look no further than Lexis Hibiscus Port Dickson and Lexis Suites Penang.
Malaysia To Reopen International Borders on April 1
Two years after Malaysia closed its borders on March 18, 2020 in the wake of a global pandemic, Malaysia will reopen its international borders on April 1, 2022, allowing quarantine-free travel and tourism.
2 Million Visitors Expected To Arrive In Malaysia
At the recent launch of Tourism Malaysia’s Strategic & Marketing Plan for 2022 to 2026, Datuk Seri Nancy Shukri, Minister of Tourism, Arts & Culture (Motac) said that 2 million visitors are expected to arrive in Malaysia when the borders reopen on April 1.
Tourism Plays An Integral Role As Pillar Of Peace & Recovery
United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) secretary-general Zurab Pololikashvili said that in the face of current global challenges such as the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, the climate emergency and war in Europe, tourism has an active role to play in reasserting shared values and promoting peace.
“Best Places to Travel in The World” #27 —Malaysia
Out of the 50 countries in the world, Malaysia was placed at 27th in US-based online travel guide – Travel Lemming.
Leaping Into Another Roaring Year with Lexis Suites
As per annual tradition, Lexis Suites Penang welcomed the Lunar New Year with a pantomime performance by a local lion dance troupe.
Year of the Roaring Tiger
According to the Chinese’s Lunar calendar, 2022 is the year of the tiger. In comparison to 2021, which was the year of the ox, the Chinese community believes that the year of the active and motivated tiger will bring more positive changes and growth than the year of the slow, soft and passive ox.
Delightful F&B Promotions Await Lexis Hotels’ Guests
Guests of Lexis hotels and resorts can look forward to an impressive line-up of seasonal food and beverages promotions offered exclusively to fans of the hospitality brand.
Domestic Tourism Drives Tourism Industry’s Recovery
As it takes time for nations to reopen their international borders, domestic leisure travel has been the primary diving force of our tourism recovery for the past few months, and it is speculated to continue to play a pivotal role in the recuperation of the sector for the following months.
Interstate Travel Allowed For Fully Vaccinated Guests!
Another ray of hope beams through the life of all Malaysians as our government has lifted the interstate travel ban, returning the freedom to travel to all fully-vaccinated Malaysians.
Lexis Hotel Group Invites You to a Ten-tastic Getaway
Lexis Hotel Group is excited to welcome back fully-vaccinated individuals, who are longing a much-needed holiday break and in search for the perfect staycation, at its hotels and resorts in Port Dickson and Penang, with its exclusive “10 OUT OF 10: The Perfect Sale” E-Voucher promo.
Brand New Lexis Shop, Your Ticket to the Best Lexis Experience!
Life can be complicated, but your next escape shouldn't be!
Tengku Zafrul: With new sectors reopening, remain vigilant and adhere to SOPs
The public must remain vigilant and continue to adhere to standard operating procedures (SOP) when the government reopens more sectors once the nation enters the endemic phase, says Finance Minister Tengku Datuk Seri Zafrul Tengku Abdul Aziz.
Penang and Langkawi Remain Popular Among Local Tourists
According to the Deputy Director of Tourism Malaysia Northern Region (TMWU), Siti Hajar Yunus, both Langkawi and Penang remained a popular choice among Malaysian tourists.
Fully Vaccinated Travel
Following the latest list of permitted businesses and activities released by the Malaysian Government as Penang officially enters Phase 2 of the National Recovery Plan (NRP), we are thrilled beyond words to finally be able to welcome fully-vaccinated guests to check in at Lexis Suites Penang.
2021 May Be the Worst Year on Record for Global Tourism
Although 2020 was dictated the “worst year on record” in the history of global tourism by the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO), their latest data is quickly showing that 2021 may actually underperform 2020 and top the chart after all.
Exploring the Rise of Travel Among Malaysian Millennials
Exploring Malaysia’s Niche Tourism Segment: The Rise of Millennial Travel, a Webinar was conducted by Tourism Malaysia with the active participation of professionals of the tourism industry and students alike.
Royal Lexis : Luxury Living With Private Swimming Pool!
Royal Lexis is a mixed development composed of 371 Luxury Suites and 147 Hotel units. The Freehold development is strategically located right at the heart of Kuala Lumpur city alongside Jalan Sultan Ismail.
Lexis Suites Team Doing Their Part as Islanders
In conjunction with the coming World Environment Day on June 5 and World Ocean Day on June 8, the General Manager of Lexis Suites Penang decided to roll up his sleeves and get sand between his toes as he lead his team members down to the stretch of beach that is adjacent to the hotel for another day of beach cleaning.
Malaysia's Green Travel Bubble Set to Revive Local Tourism
Malaysia’s announcement that it is developing “green bubbles” to revive the domestic tourism industry has drawn cautious optimism from experts.
Prioritise Malaysian tourism workers for Covid-19 vaccine, say stakeholders
Over a hundred hotels in Malaysia have shut down since March last year, and more premises are expected to cease operations in the months to come.
Locals Enjoy Their Long-Awaited Lexis Getaway, With The MY Next Vacation E-Voucher Sale
This year, with adventures in faraway lands on hold, a relaxing escape on our home turf beckons.
An Irresistible Iftar Treat for the Senses this Ramadan!
During the holy month, Lexis Suites Penang is offering guests a lavish Iftar feast, specially catered by the resort’s culinary experts.
Lexis Hotels Casts the Limelight on Female Frontliners on International Women’s Day
Lexis Hotel Group demonstrated their appreciation towards the female frontliners of our nation with a free getaway giveaway on this years’ International Women’s Day (March 8, 2021)!
Additional RM200 mil Allocation for Ministry to Revive Tourism
An additional allocation of RM200 million has been provided to the Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture Malaysia (MOTAC) for the implementation of the stimulus package under the Tourism Rehabilitation Plan for 2021.
Lexis Offers Discounted Rates in Support of MAH’s Stimulus Recovery Plan Campaign
From 31st December 2020 until 31st March 2021, holidaymakers who are planning to stay at any Lexis property are able to purchase 3D2N e-Room Vouchers for selected room categories with discounts as high as 41.9% through Shopee!
Lexis Offers Special Privileges to CIMB, Public Bank & AEON Cardholders
Fans of Lexis Hotels can now enjoy amazing discounts and other perks when they book their next stay via payment cards issued by CIMB, Public Bank and AEON.
Festive Ambience to Welcome an Ox-picious New Year
Despite the creeping malaise that has set our nation back to where it started in the fight against this pandemic, another great festivity is just right around the corner.
Safe2Spa at LexSpa
With a stricter standard operating procedure in place to ensure that all preventive hygiene measures goes above and beyond the safety guidelines that are provided by the National Security Council, Lexis Hotels & Resorts is now a proud participant of the Safe2Spa Jom Spa campaign organised by the Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture (MOTAC).
Lexis Suites Penang Obtained COVID-19 Safety Accreditation
Taking a step ahead in this challenging time to safeguard the health and safety of its guests and members of staff, Lexis Suites Penang is now certified as a tourism establishment that meets and adheres to strict hygiene and safety standards set by the local authorities.
An Unusual New Year’s Eve in Lexis Hibiscus & Lexis Suites Penang
Like almost everywhere else, New Year’s Eve in Lexis Hibiscus and Lexis Suites Penang this year was a rather unusual one, as the further outbreak and rising numbers of COVID-19 cases across the nation made it impossible for any celebratory activities of bigger scales to take place.
Malaysia Wins Esteemed ‘Destination of the Year’ Title Once Again
Malaysia was recognised at the recently concluded International Medical Travel Journal (IMTJ) Medical Travel Awards 2020 held on September 23, 2020 in London by winning the highly coveted ‘Health and Medical Tourism: Destination of the Year’ title.
Celebrating the Lights and Hope of Diwali at Lexis Suites
Diwali this year may not be adorned with lavish big-scaled celebration, but people everywhere, regardless of race and religion are embracing the glimmer of hope that the festival of light brings forth like never before.
Lexis Hotel Group Finds Hope in International Award Wins
2020 has been a year filled with unprecedented challenges for the entire human race, as the novel Corona virus upended life for entire nations overnight.
Mid-Autumn Celebration Redefines Togetherness in the Time of Covid-19
The celebration of this year’s Mid-Autumn Festival may not commensurate with the previous years in terms of grandeur and merriment, as the annual celebration has to be scaled down to adhere to safe social distancing regulations, but the true spirit of the Mid-Autumn Festival will not be forgotten.
Lexis Resorts Spangled with Your Favourite Stars
Lexis hotels and resorts have always been the preferred destination for local stars and starlets, whether it’s to shoot their upcoming film and series, or just to take a break from the limelight and enjoy what our seafront resorts have to offer.
Lexis Suites Penang Reaffirmed a 5-Star Choice Amongst Travellers
Lexis Suites Penang has recently been recertified as a five-star resort hotel and was awarded with an official certificate to acknowledge its five-star status from the Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture Malaysia (MoTAC).
Copper is the New Black in Lexis Hotels & Resorts
Even in this tumultuous time, the various hotels and resorts under Lexis Hotel Group still welcomes Malaysians from all walks of live seeking a much-needed respite from the panic and stress that has taken a toll on our mental health and wellbeing.
All Lexis Hotels & Resorts to Phase Out Plastic Straw Usage
Single-use, non-recyclable plastic straws play a major part in polluting our land and waterways, while endangering our land and ocean creatures.
Lexis Suites Penang Sets Precedence In Unchartered Waters
Lexis Suites Penang received vehement praises from the Balik Pulau Member of Parliament- Muhammad Bakhtiar Wan Chik in a recent article he had penned for publication in the Malay Mail.
Recovery in Plan to Boost Malaysia Tourism amid Virus Concerns
The year 2020 started off bumpy as almost the entire world comes to face with a novel coronavirus taking the world by surprise, driving governments to apply enhanced border measures, and the Chinese government to tighten their quarantine policies as countering measure against the spreading of the virus.
Lexis Suites Penang Brought Festive Joy to Elderly Residents of Blessing Home
Lexis Suites Penang brought festive joy and laughter to the less fortunate by spending a meaningful day with the elderly residents of Blessing Home Senior Care Centre at Sungai Ara, Penang.
Trailblazing Achievements in the Star Outstanding Business Awards (SOBA)
It was a night to celebrate achievements and excellence at the SOBA (Star Outstanding Business Awards) as leaders of various industries got together in the spirit of positive competition to acknowledge the trailblazers in their respective industries.
Visit Malaysia 2020 to Attract 30 Million International Tourists
Officiated by the Honourable Prime Minister of Malaysia Tun Dr.Mahathir Mohamad in a ceremony at Kuala Lumpur International Airport July this year, the main objective of the Visit Malaysia 2020 is to boost the influx of international tourist into Malaysia.
Lexis Suites Penang at Penang Street Food Festival
Lexis Suites Penang was recently a part of the 2019 Penang Street Food Festival at Beach Street.
Lexis Celebrates Roaring Success at Haute Grandeur Global Awards
All tailored for success, two of Lexis Hotel Groups’ signature properties received SIX much-deserved accolades for the exemplary accomplishments.
Lexis Bagged Three World Luxury Hotel Awards from the Land of Santa
Influential hoteliers from all over the world gathered under the Northern Lights in the heart of Arctic Nature as they paid tribute to a selected number of luminaries in the global hospitality industry at the 2019 World Luxury Hotel Awards in Rovaniemi, Finnish Lapland.
Lexis Suites Penang – International Coastal Cleanup Day 2019
Around 200 participants from various organisations partook in the program.
Lexis Hotel Group Sweeps Seven Awards at World Travel Awards
Lexis Hotel Group once again knocked it out of the park and brought home a whooping SEVEN AWARDS from the 26th annual World Travel Awards Asia & Oceania!
Lexis Suites Penang Riding & Walking for Charity
In support of a noble cause to raise fund for providing free treatments and surgeries to the underprivileged, the staff of Lexis Suites Penang walked and cycled their way to the finishing line at the recent Charity Family Fun Ride & Walk 2019 at Pantai Hospital Penang in Bayan Lepas.
Lexis Suites Penang Breathes New Life into Masjid Kapitan Keling
As part of our ongoing effort in giving back to the community and promoting unity among people of all races and cultural background, Lexis Suites Penang recently worked hand in hand with Bernama News Channel by partaking in a ‘Gotong Royong’ Program organized by ‘Tunas BioHerb’ at Masjid Kapitan Keling.
SOBA LAB Penang Sets Lexis Suites Penang Abuzz with Business Knowledge
Lexis Suites Penang was proud to become the official host for 2019’s Star Outstanding Business Awards (SOBA) LAB.
Lexis Hotel Group Contributes to Nature Conservation - Raptor Watch 2019
In conjunction with the 20th Raptor Watch of Malaysian Nature Society (MNS), Lexis Hotel Group together with Platinum Charters arranged an awareness campaign for conservation of nature, forest and raptors with 22 students from 11 schools around Port Dickson.
Lexis Hotel Group Wins 2019 Best Luxury Hotel Chain Award
The highly-acclaimed Lexis Hotel Groups was presented with the Pacific Area Travel Writers Association’s (PATWA) International Travel Award!
Lexis Suites Penang Proudly Host the Export Excellence Awards Roadshow 2019
Lexis Suites Penang was proudly chosen as the official host of the recent Export Excellence Awards (EEA) Roadshow 2019 ‘Upscale Your Exports’.
Shooting of Famous Taiwanese Variety Game Show- Mr. Player
Guess what? The hottest Taiwanese talk show host Mr Jacky Wu and his celebrity friends recently paid us a visit at Lexis Suites Penang!
Lexis Suites Penang ushered in the Chinese New Year with a Lion Dance Performance
Lexis Suites Penang celebrated the Year of the Boar with a smashing Lion Dance performance.
Lexis Hotel Group's Year of Award-Winning Excellence
As a new year approaches full of promise and exciting possibilities, the Lexis Hotel Group, one of Malaysia’s premier niche hospitality brands, take the opportunity to reflect upon 2018.
Utilisation Of Technology To Drive Local Tourism Industry
MATTA will develop the tourism industry and increase tourist arrivals through technology.
Carving A Niche In The Competitive Industry SOBA LAB 2018
In efforts to encourage small business growth in Malaysia, Star Media Group recently organised SOBA LAB, a platform for entrepreneurs to engage with and learn from the experiences of other successful business owners.
Lexis Hotel Group Wins Asia’s Best Employer Brand Awards 2018
The Lexis Hotel Group was named the proud recipient of Asia’s Best Employer Brand Awards 2018.
Hosts The Shooting Of Malay Tele-Movie, ‘Laksa Di Ambang Wati’
Lexis Suites Penang recently welcome and host the shooting of the Malay tele-movie, ‘Laksa Di Ambang Wati’.
Brings Festive Ramadan Cheers To 25 Underprivileged Orphanages
Lexis Suites Penang brought cheers to the fellow residents of Pertubuhan Kebajikan Anak Kesayangan Pulau Pinang.
Lexis Suites Penang Ushers In The New Year With A Memorable Countdown
Lexis Suites Penang rang in the New Year with a bang!
Lexis Suites Penang Won 2017 Luxury All Suite Hotel Award
Lexis Suites Penang recently won the 2017 Luxury All Suite Hotel Award under the South East Asia category.
Doing Our Bit
With the recent flood disaster in Penang which has affected many homes in Teluk Kumbar and left the victims stranded, the Management and staff of Lexis Suites Penang decided to lend a helping hand by contributing essentials such as bottled drinking water packed foods and groceries, beverages and many more to the victims and their families.