Khun Narong Pattamasaevi, the Executive Chairman of Three Dolphins Co Ltd., which owns and operates world-renowned Trisara, Phuket, made the announcement the Three Dolphins Group has signed contracts to complete transactions to acquire 100% of shares in The Boathouse Inn and Restaurant Co Ltd, plus other related real estate properties in Phuket including Oasis adjacent to the Boathouse.
The Boathouse Inn and Restaurant Co Ltd owns the legendary Boathouse on Kata Beach, one of the most well-known, prime properties in Phuket on the Andaman west coast. The luxurious boutique hotel has 33 rooms, 3 suites, and 2 pool villas, all facing the sea. For more than 20 years the Boathouse has been the preferred destination attracting discerning guests from Europe, America, and Asia including Thailand.
Khun Narong said the new owners are dedicated to continue in the same tradition that has made the Boathouse famous. More than just a hotel on he beach The Boathouse, remaining under management of Louis Bronner, has inspired a loyal following of visitors, appreciating its friendly superb service, gourmet food, the best wine collection in Phuket and one of the best wine cellars in the Kingdom of Thailand.
The Boathouse was the very first establishment in Thailand to have been awarded a Wine Spectator award in 1995. In 2006 the Boathouse made history again by being the first in Thailand to win the Wine Spectator “Two-Glasses” Best of Award of Excellence. Known for its gourmet Thai and French Mediterranean cuisine, the Boathouse Wine & Grill restaurant is now headed by Executive Chef Jean-Noël Lumineau, Thailand’s only Maître Cuisinier de France.