Phuket, Thailand – 11 March 2020: JW Marriott Phuket Resort & Spa will go dark for one hour on March 28th to shine a light on climate action in support of Earth Hour 2020. The hotel will join millions around the world in turning off its lights at 8:30 p.m. local time to illuminate a powerful message about environmental awareness and action. The World Wildlife Fund (WWF) created the annual global environmental awareness event 13 years ago to emphasize the threat of climate change.
JW Marriott Phuket Resort & Spa will participate by hosting the Earth Hour ceremony to build environment awareness and drive real positive changes to protect our planet which activities include: turn off exterior signage lighting; dim or turn off non-essential interior lighting; use candlelight in appropriate public areas such as lobby, restaurants and bars; and invite hotel guests to gather together at the hotel’s lobby; lit the candles in the symbolic of 60+ Earth Hour on Mai Khao beach.
The resort also offers ‘Earth Hour Specials. Guests can enjoy the spa treatment at Mandara Spa, receive 20% discount on 60-minute Balinese massage or organic facial treatment between 8.30 pm – 10.00 pm. Plus 10% off when purchased the natural and eco-friendly skincare or body products at Mandara Spa. For reservations, drop an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
Our Food & Beverage team offers a candlelit dinner at the Andaman Grill, select either 3-course or 5-course set menu created by 100% sustainable and locally sourced produce intentionally to reduce carbon footprint in collaboration with the Earth Hour. Price is starting from THB 888++ per person, the earth hour set menu is available from 23 – 29 March. For more information or reserve your table, contact our Food & Beverage dining experience team, call +66 (0)76 338 000 or Email: email@example.com
“Marriott International is proud to continue celebrating Earth Hour as it is a great opportunity to engage with our guests and raise awareness about environmental issues across the world,” says Denise Naguib, Global Vice President of Sustainability and Supplier Diversity. “We have a responsibility to address environmental concerns throughout our operations, and have launched a platform to do exactly that. Serve 360: Doing Good in Every Direction, our sustainability and social impact platform, guides our efforts to deliver continuous positive results and affect global change, and Earth Hour is a chance for our hotels to share this important message.”
JW Marriott Phuket Resort & Spa will also participate in Marriott International’s drive to raise funds for WWF and posts our Earth Hour efforts on Twitter and Instagram with hashtags #MIEarthHour and #Serve360 #earthhour. Marriott International will donate US$ 3 to WWF.
JW Marriott Phuket Resort & Spa is located at 231 Moo 3, Mai Khao, Talang, Phuket, Thailand. Online: www.jwmarriottphuketresort.com / facebook and Instagram @jwmarriottphuket and twitter @JWMarriottHKT.