Bangkok. 16 January 2019 – As 2019 has just kicked off, now is a good time for running enthusiasts to plan and set new goals to challenge themselves in some of Thailand’s top running events throughout the year. With hotels located within easy access to these events in Bangkok and Phuket, Amari invites runners to rest, prepare and carbo-load, and take advantage of all the offerings including post-recovery spa treats.
Amazing Thailand Marathon Bangkok 2019
For the rare opportunity to running past the city’s iconic landmarks, the Amazing Thailand Marathon Bangkok takes over the city of Bangkok from Rajamangkala National Stadium to Democracy Monument with three remarkable routes on 3 February 2019. With its prime location in the heart of the Pratunam district, Amari Watergate Bangkok provides easy access to the starting points of each route. Enroute, runners can indulge in the scenic view of temples and heritage sites as dawn breaks. After this challenging race, guests can recover with a rooftop swim or please their taste buds with a variety of market-style local and international delights at Amaya Food Gallery. Nightly rates start at 4,410 THB++.
20th Amari Watergate Bangkok Charity Midnight Run 2019
Looking for a fun night time activity? Amari Watergate Bangkok offers runners an enhanced experience of running through downtown Bangkok along Phetchaburi Road on 16 March 2019 at midnight. More than just a run, the Amari Watergate Bangkok Charity Midnight Run is a fundraising campaign for Chalerm Prakiat School under the Royal Patronage of HRH Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn in Lamphun and Baht for a Better Life, Amari’s corporate social responsibility project dedicated to provide support for the education of underprivileged children. After the race, trophies will be given to winners from each race category and an exclusive award for the best fancy costume.
For both locals and out-of-town runners Amari Watergate Bangkok also offers a special Midnight Run stay package, with nightly rates starting from 5,120 THB net, including accommodation in a Deluxe room, a midnight run ticket plus 500 THB credit for food and beverage. This package also offers complimentary late check-out until 16.00 hrs. This special deal is available exclusively via amari.com.
For more information and reservations, please contact Amari Watergate Bangkok via Tel. +66 2653 9000 or visit https://www.amari.com/watergate
Phuket Marathon 2019
With a scenic island route through rubber and pineapple plantations, coastal paths and tropical lagoons, Phuket Marathon 2019 is one of the leading destination marathons in Southeast Asia, welcoming runners of all ages from 7-9 June 2019 at Laguna Phuket. Nestled at a tranquil and secluded cove near the popular Patong Beach, Amari Phuket offers the perfect base for pre-race prep, rest and feasting. After the race, guests can recover tired muscles with the hotel’s signature Phuket Coco Mojito spa treatment, which provides the ultimate relaxation with Thai and aromatic techniques to soothe strained muscles and offer sun-drenched skin nourishment with coconut oil, mint and shea butter.
Amari Phuket offers Phuket Super Saver deal for runners including a three-night stay in Superior Ocean Facing room, daily breakfast, 20% off Breeze Spa treatments, round-trip airport transfers and guaranteed complimentary late check-out at 16:00 hrs. Nightly rate starts at 6,510 THB +++.
For more information and reservations, please contact Amari Phuket via tel. +66 7634 0106-14 or visit https://www.amari.com/phuket/