About Us

The Innovative Hospitality Partner of Choice.

Ri-Yaz Group was founded with a desire to explore the world of hospitality, and a determination to push its boundaries. Today, we are an award-winning global company with a portfolio that spans across multiple industries.

Established in 2008, the Group began with the management of hotels, and has since expanded our expertise to include food and beverage, education, technology, and development sectors of the hospitality industry. Each entity is considered from conception, thought through with mindful design, innovative processes, and a dedication to develop intelligent and exciting, bespoke brands.

Today our businesses are located internationally and we are continuously expanding. Ri-Yaz Group’s strength lies in our devotion to our craft. Our ability to embrace change and capitalise on our ideas has proven to be a winning formula in ensuring our endeavours are impactful and sustainable.

Experience Devotion

RI-YAZ Hotel & Resorts

A full-service hotel management company, overseeing the operations of a collection of signature resorts in Malaysia and abroad. Competently led by a team of versatile individuals, we bring cutting-edge consultancy and quality development, focussed on our brand of lifestyle-oriented hospitality, to partner hotels and associates.

Each hotel brand is exclusively crafted for a niche customer base – contemporary, premium or luxury travellers- extending a host of tailor-made holiday options and arrangements.

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RI-YAZ Global Food Brands

Our objective is to extend a provision of outstanding food and beverage options and solutions, trading in both home-grown and internationally renowned brands. Our current portfolio embraces such new and dynamic brands as the South African Galito’s Flame Grilled Chicken (standalone outlets) and the Mya Kitchens and Cocktails, located at our dash hotels.

We aim to be a key player in the food and beverage market, as part of an aggressive expansion plan in Malaysia and South East Asia.

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RI-YAZ Higher Learning

We harness, nurture and cultivate talents and a skilled workforce through a well-balanced hospitality education programme. The state-of-the-art campus provides a solid foundation for tomorrow’s industry leaders. Our range of hotels and resorts are an integral part of the process doubling up as training ground, offering first-hand learning experiences for aspiring hoteliers.

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RI-YAZ Design & Architecture

Ri-Yaz Design and Architecture was established in 2018.

Ri-Yaz Design is all about experiencing design and architecture, from creating a concept and then developing it through to completion. It also includes landscaping, manufacturing of bespoke furniture, lighting designs and graphic designs. By designing a total experience and feel, it ensures that the desired message is communicated in every aspect of a customers’ needs. For each of our client, we create a custom project, which is based on an involved research program, prior to the commencement of the actual design process. Our research covers art and cultural influences, local building materials and construction capabilities.

We bring to our projects a wealth of extensive international experience. We provide substantial resources of new ideas, and design techniques, which contributes to the distinctive nature of each project.

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“We design for the client and are devoted to create innovative spaces that go above and beyond the standard experience.”

The digital marketing arm is a closed-loop Virtual Reality entity. Gecko is a global leader in virtual reality an augmented reality. We provide five (5) platforms for Hotels to better market themselves online, offline, social media, Google Business View and Virtual Reality.

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Avante Holidays was developed to provide our guest with an unforgettable yacht charter experience during their visit in Langkawi.

We are also a fully licensed Inbound Travel and Ticketing company working hand-in-hand with reputable foreign travel agencies, committed to bring visitors from all over the world to Malaysia.

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