Phuket, Thailand – 12 March, 2018: An award winning Phuket beach resort, JW Marriott Phuket Resort & Spa will go dark for one hour on March 24 to shine a light on climate action in support of Earth Hour 2018. 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 11 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 restaurants and bars; and invite hotel guests to gather together on the beach; watch the clip videos to raise the environment awareness; listen to the unplug live music by our resident band and lit the candles at the seaside bar, Out of the blue drink bar. Furthermore, Earth Hour is just more than switching off the lights, it’s a commitment to unite and protect Earth Therefore, our hotel guests and associates are encourages to implement energy-saving measures in their everyday life as the world is in our hands.
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*. Marriott International will donate US$ 1 to WWF.
Dine in the dark with your special someone this Earth Hour’s Day. Our Food & Beverage team offers a candlelit dinner at the Andaman Grill, 6-course set menu inspired by local-sourced, seasonal and organic products. Price is THB 2,200++ per person or enjoys our special pre-or-post dinner cocktail created for Earth Hour day only, “Connect2Earth” and “Protect The Planet” cocktails at Out of the Blue Drink Bar. Price is THB 260++. Be part of the Earth Hour event with the unique dining experience at JW Marriott Phuket Resort & Spa. For more information, contact our Food & Beverage dining experience team. Tel +66 (0)76 338 000 or Email: email@example.com
“It’s a privilege for us to support Earth Hour because it echoes Marriott International’s global focus on the environment” said Denise Naguib, Vice President of Sustainability and Supplier Diversity. “Today, business plays a critical role in taking on our world’s most pressing social and environmental issues, including climate change. Earth Hour reflects a philosophy we aim to practice year-round through our sustainability & social impact platform, Serve 360.”
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.