Amari Phuket celebrates two outstanding awards

Phuket, 25 May 2017 – Amari Phuket’s team, led by Pierre-Andre Pelletier – Vice President & Area General Manager, South Thailand (holding the award on the right) came together with all management teams to celebrate the receipt of two awards, Outstanding Guest Satisfaction Award and Scorecard Champion Performance of the Year Award 10/10 2016, presented by the ONYX Hospitality Group to the Group’s best performing properties. Amari Phuket’s team is committed to continuing the delivery of the best hospitality achieving the highest satisfaction from its guests.

Amari Phuket welcomes the green season with The Ocean Wing’s Room promotions

Phuket, 24 May 2017 – Amari Phuket invites guests to celebrate the start of the Green Season and enjoy the cooler weather after the summer by holding two exclusive promotions, “Free access to The Clubhouse” and “Free airport transfer” of the Ocean Wing until the end of July 2017.

Amari Phuket welcomes the green season with The Ocean Wing's Room promotions

Amari Phuket welcomes the green season with The Ocean Wing's Room promotions

The first promotion, “Free access to The Clubhouse”, is available for the One-bedroom Suite, One-bedroom Suite Ocean Facing and One-bedroom Suite Ocean View. The room rate starts from 4,950 THB+++ per room per night. Guests will be receiving an amazing privilege with complimentary access to The Clubhouse. Enjoy a heaven of sophistication with the awe-inspiring 270-degree views of Patong Bay, access to an infinity pool, sun deck and fitness centre. Guests can also enjoy the buffet breakfast and à la carte dining menu, complimentary tea, coffee and light snacks throughout the day and end with a sunset cocktail hour that has complimentary cocktails and canapés served daily from 17:30 to 18:30.

The second promotion, “Free airport transfer”, is available for the One-bedroom Suite Club Ocean View Balcony. The room rate starts from 9,000 THB+++ per room per night. Guests who reserve this room category will be automatically receiving The Clubhouse benefits. Moreover, one complimentary round-trip Phuket International Airport transfer per room reservation will be added.

These promotions are available for stays until 31 July 2017. The room rates are subject to change without prior notice. Terms and conditions apply.

Amari Phuket welcomes the green season with The Ocean Wing's Room promotions

Amari Phuket welcomes the green season with The Ocean Wing's Room promotions

For more information about room reservations:
Please contact +66 (0) 7634 0106-14 ext. 8033 and 8034,
Email: reservations.phuket@amari.com or visit www.amari.com/phuket.
Address: Amari Phuket, 2 Muen-ngern Road, Patong Beach, Kathu, Phuket 83150

Go on an adventure with Amari’s Super Saver packages in Buriram, Phuket or Krabi

Bangkok. Thailand, 24 April 2017 – Go on an adventure with Amari for your next escape. Whether it’s catching a sporting event, cycling past archaeology sites or exploring the underwater world, Amari invites travellers to join in the fun with super saver packages at destinations such as Buriram, Phuket and Krabi. After a day (or night) of action, travellers can retreat back to the warm and friendly spaces which Amari hotels are known for, and enjoy shared moments with family and friends.

Go on an adventure with Amari’s Super Saver packages in Buriram, Phuket or Krabi
Amari Buriram United

Buriram

Located in the north-east Thai region of or Isaan, Buriram is a city of sandstone sanctuaries and extinct volcanoes, offering guests a look at the fascinating ancient Khmer civilisation. Besides the must-see Phanom Rung Historical Park, the city is well known as a destination for sports enthusiasts. The Thunder Castle Stadium welcomes the fans of Buriram United, one of Thailand’s treble football teams. Speed lovers should not miss a thrilling time of motorsports at the Chang International Circuit. Cyclists can enjoy the scenic view of the surrounding countryside on the route through Khao Kradong Forest Park, which was once the mouth of a volcano.

Situated at approximately a 50-minute flight or four-hour drive from Bangkok,, Amari Buriram United, Thailand’s only football-themed hotel, is offering its Super Saver package with rates starting from 2,758THB++ per night for a minimum two-night stay*. The package is available until 31 August 2017, and includes breakfast for two, a Thai set dinner at Kick Off restaurant, early check-in at 10:00 hrs., late check-out until 15:00 hrs. and mountain bicycle rentals at only 100 THB for three hours of adventure . For more information and to make reservations, please visit https://goo.gl/93eBim.

Amari Phuket

Phuket
Branded the ‘pearl of the Andaman’ and situated in southern Thailand, Phuket is a destination which balances energy and tranquility. Amari Phuket occupies an idyllic vantage point overlooking Patong, one of Phuket’s famous beaches, and is able to arrange scuba diving sessions for guests to explore the colours of the underwater world. Other exciting activities within close proximity include paragliding, parasailing, jet skiing, and even, bungee jumping.

Choose Amari Phuket as your base, with rates starting at 4,714 THB+++ per night for a minimum three-night stay, including breakfast for two, a round-trip transfer from the airport, an authentic Thai set menu dinner at Rim Talay restaurant, and late check-out until 16:00 hrs*. The package is available until 15 December 2017. For more information and to make reservations, please visit https://goo.gl/PckOM8.

Go on an adventure with Amari’s Super Saver packages in Buriram, Phuket or Krabi
Amari Vogue Krabi

Krabi
Not only famous for picturesque scenes of colourful long-tail boats lined up on white sandy beaches, but also the rich natural beauty of lush green islands rising from the sea, Krabi is one of Thailand’s tropical paradise destinations. Watersports lovers can explore the tranquil surroundings of the resort on a kayak ride or explore the mysterious charm of the underwater world under the guidance of local diving and snorkelling centres. Guests who prefer to stay on land can consider a hike to the top of the Tab Kak Hang Nak Hill Nature Trail, a hidden path with breathtaking views of the Andaman Sea all along the way.

With elegant Lanna-inspired architecture and a beautiful garden setting, Amari Vogue Krabi offers guests a special package starting from 5,130 THB++ per night for a minimum three-night stay*. Available until 31 March 2018, the package includes a daily breakfast for two, a round-trip transfer from the airport and complimentary access to the hotel’s kayaks. For more information and to make reservations, please visit https://goo.gl/ZK8jVW.

*Prices exclude applicable taxes and service charges, and may also change depending on the time of the visit.

Amari Phuket Team Celebrates The Thai New Year at Songkran Festival

Phuket, 17 April 2017 – Amari Phuket team celebrated the Songkran Festival, or Thai New Year, 2017 with the Thai traditional ceremony, “Rod Nam Dam Hua”, by pouring fragrant water onto the palms of the members of senior management as a gesture of humility and to ask for blessings. Moreover, there was a special activity for which the team members arranged a little market with small food stalls to present and sell their Thai handmade product.

Amari Phuket Team Celebrates The Thai New Year at Songkran Festival
From left to right: Tipaporn Koonphol (Deputy General Manager),
Pierre-Andre Pelletier (Vice President & Area General Manager, South Thailand) and Richard Margo (Hotel Manager)

Amari Phuket Team Celebrates The Thai New Year at Songkran Festival

Amari Phuket Team Celebrates The Thai New Year at Songkran Festival

Amari Phuket Team Celebrates The Thai New Year at Songkran Festival

Phuket Pride Festival 2017 Celebration “BE STRONG, BE HEALTHY, BE HAPPY”

Phuket, 11 April 2017 – “Phuket Pride” is one of the biggest annual festivals on Phuket Island. In 2017, the festival will be held from 24 to 30 April with the theme, “Be Strong, Be Healthy, Be Happy”. This will be a pride week for Phuket’s LGBT communities and attract LGBT people from around the world for a celebration.

During this week, the Phuket Loves You club will provide many activities, such as volleyball, mini-golf, a gay day-out cruise, a pride dinner extravaganza, which includes a grand charity auction, the Stargazer contest, Phuket pride’s big event featuring top DJs, a cabaret show, and the Mr. Phuket Pride 2017 contest. A highlight activity will be held on 30 April, when all parading LGBTs will be in fancy dress and have a street party at Soi Paradise in Patong Town from 18:00 until late at night.

Phuket Pride Festival 2017 Celebration “BE STRONG, BE HEALTHY, BE HAPPY”
Amari Phuket – Superior Ocean View Room
Phuket Pride Festival 2017 Celebration “BE STRONG, BE HEALTHY, BE HAPPY”
Amari Phuket – Rim Talay Pool
Phuket Pride Festival 2017 Celebration “BE STRONG, BE HEALTHY, BE HAPPY”
Amari Phuket – Samutr Bar

Amari Phuket takes advantage of its convenient location by offering the Phuket Super Saver package to those guests who would like take part in the festival. The package has a starting price of 17,933 THB+++ for a four-day and three-night stay in a Superior Ocean Facing Room with a daily buffet breakfast included. There are other benefits such as:

  • Round-trip airport transfer
  • Thai set menu dinner at Rim Talay Restaurant
  • 10% discount at all restaurants
  • 20% discount on all treatments at Breeze Spa
  • 20% discount on laundry service
  • Complimentary late check-out until 16:00
  • 10% discount for each night’s extended stay

The package is now available for booking. Terms and conditions apply.

For more information about room reservations
Please contact: +66 (0) 7634 0106-14 ext. 8033 and 8034,
Email: reservations.phuket@amari.com or Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/AmariPhuket
or visit www.amari.com/phuket

For more information on Phuket Pride 2017
Visit: www.phuket-pride.org
Address: Amari Phuket, 2 Muen-ngern Road, Patong Beach, Kathu, Phuket 83150

La Gritta introduces “The Taste of Gnocchi”, A Classic Pasta from Lazio

Phuket, 31 March 2017 – La Gritta’s Italian Chef Patrizia presents her special menu of April 2017 by providing five different dishes of Gnocchi, which is very popular in Italy and originates from Lazio region. Guests will experience the wonderful taste of potatoes mashed with different kinds of vegetables and blended with a variety sauces.

All the dishes have a colourful presentation consisting of:

La Gritta introduces "The Taste of Gnocchi", A Classic Pasta from Lazio
Gnocchi al Gorgonzola

Gnocchi al Gorgonzola, priced at 450 THB++
Spinach gnocchi with creamy gorgonzola sauce.

La Gritta introduces "The Taste of Gnocchi", A Classic Pasta from Lazio
Gnocchi alle Spuntature di Maiale

Gnocchi alle Spuntature di Maiale, priced at 480 THB++
Potato gnocchi with pork ribs, sausage and tomato sauce.
Historically, this dish is very popular in Rome and available only on Thursday as part of the culture.

La Gritta introduces "The Taste of Gnocchi", A Classic Pasta from Lazio
Gnocchi di Zucca

Gnocchi di Zucca, priced at 650 THB++
Pumpkin gnocchi with porcini mushrooms, Hokkaido scallops and tiger prawn.

La Gritta introduces "The Taste of Gnocchi", A Classic Pasta from Lazio
Potato Gnocchi alla Crema di Tartufo

Potato Gnocchi alla Crema di Tartufo, priced at 620 THB++
Potato gnocchi with truffle cream and parmesan cheese.

La Gritta introduces "The Taste of Gnocchi", A Classic Pasta from Lazio
Gnocchi ai Frutti di Mare

Gnocchi ai Frutti di Mare, priced at 550 THB++
Beetroot gnocchi with clams, mussels and prawns.

All prices are subject to a 10% service charge and 7% VAT. Terms and conditions apply.

For more information and reservations, please contact +66 (0) 7634 0112, email lagritta@amari.com,
or visit www.lagritta.com and https://www.facebook.com/LaGrittaPhuket
Address: Amari Phuket, 2 Muen-ngern Road, Patong Beach, Kathu, Phuket 83150, Thailand

Amari Phuket wins cup at The 8th Thalang Chana Suek Mini-Marathon

Amari Phuket wins cup at The 8th Thalang Chana Suek Mini-Marathon

From left to right: Thirawan Sichuen (Manager, Housekeeping at Amari Phuket)
and Piraphol Hayeechema (Director, Finance at Amari Phuket)

Phuket, 15 March 2017 – Two representatives of Amari Phuket’s management team, Thirawan Sichuen – Manager, Housekeeping (left), and Piraphol Hayeechema – Director, Finance (right), recently participated in the Eight Thalang Chana Suek Mini-marathon to race for the royal cup of Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn. The marathon was organised at Thalang Victory Monument in Phuket. Amari Phuket won the trophy for the 10.5-kilometre mini-marathon for females aged 45 to 49 years old.

Seven dishes from seven regions in Italy available at La Gritta, Amari Phuket

Phuket, 13 March 2017 – La Gritta invites guests to try seven new dishes, which are available only during March 2017, from seven regions of Italy. Chef Patrizia has selected one of the most popular dishes from Tuscany, Sardinia, Campania, Lazio, Puglia, Lombardia and Sicily. Guests will be enjoying a culinary tour of Italy consisting of:

Seven dishes from seven regions in Italy available at La Gritta, Amari Phuket
Ribollita from Tuscany

Ribollita from Tuscany, priced at 300 THB++
Minestrone with mixed vegetables, black kale, white beans and croutons

Seven dishes from seven regions in Italy available at La Gritta, Amari Phuket
Culargiones from Sardinia

Culargiones from Sardinia, priced at 450 THB++
Ravioli filled with potatoes, young pecorino and mint with tomato sauce

Seven dishes from seven regions in Italy available at La Gritta, Amari Phuket
Gnocchi alla Sorrentina from Campania

Gnocchi alla Sorrentina from Campania, priced at 490 THB++
Potato gnocchi with tomato sauce, mozzarella cheese and basil leaves

Seven dishes from seven regions in Italy available at La Gritta, Amari Phuket
Saltimbocca alla Romana from Lazio

Saltimbocca alla Romana from Lazio, priced at 980 THB++
Veal wrapped with Parma ham and sage served with mashed potatoes

Seven dishes from seven regions in Italy available at La Gritta, Amari Phuket
Orecchiette alle Cime di Rapa from Puglia

Orecchiette alle Cime di Rapa from Puglia, priced at 450 THB++
Orecchiette with broccoli and anchovy sauce

Seven dishes from seven regions in Italy available at La Gritta, Amari Phuket
Cotoletta alla Milanese from Lombardia

Cotoletta alla Milanese from Lombardia, priced at 680 THB++
Deep-fried pork chop or chicken breast, mixed salad and French fries

Seven dishes from seven regions in Italy available at La Gritta, Amari Phuket
Cassata Siciliana from Sicily

Cassata Siciliana from Sicily, priced at 330 THB++
Ice cream cake served with dark cherry sauce

All prices are subject to a 10% service charge and 7% VAT. Terms and conditions apply.

For more information and reservations
please contact +66 (0) 7629 2697, email lagritta@amari.com,
or visit www.lagritta.com and https://www.facebook.com/LaGrittaPhuket.
Address: Amari Phuket, 2 Muen-ngern Road, Patong Beach, Kathu, Phuket 83150, Thailand

Amari Phuket welcomes Australians Residents on Australia Day Celebration

From left to right: Wootikrai Jitsmark (Australia Consular and Passport Manager, Phuket),Ariane Sainsbury (Australia Event Manager, Phuket), Craig Ferguson (Australia Consul-General to Phuket), Phee Chayakul (Australia Consular and Passport Officer, Phuket) and Pierre-Andre Pelletier (Vice President and Area General Manager, South Thailand)

Phuket, 28 February 2017 – Amari Phuket representative, Pierre-Andre Pelletier, Vice President and Area General Manager, South Thailand (right), recently gave a warm welcome to Craig Ferguson, the Australian Consulate-General to Phuket (middle) and his team at a special event to celebrate Australia Day. Many Australian residents in Phuket participated in the event and had the opportunity to meet with the members of the Phuket governor’s office and share their views and experiences of living in Phuket.

Amari Phuket welcomes Australians Residents on Australia Day Celebration
Craig Ferguson – Australia Consul-General to Phuket

Amari Phuket welcomes Australians Residents on Australia Day Celebration

La Gritta brings Sicilian Cuisine to Phuket

Phuket, 14 February 2017 – La Gritta Restaurant at Amari Phuket launches a number of special dishes for February 2017 by offering six traditional dishes from Sicily, a popular Mediterranean food style from the southern part of Italy:

La Gritta brings Sicilian Cuisine to Phuket
Pasta alla Norma

Pasta alla Norma, priced at 490 THB++
Rigatoni filled with ricotta cheese, aubergine, fresh tomato sauce

La Gritta brings Sicilian Cuisine to Phuket
Pasta Con le Sarde

Pasta Con le Sarde, priced at 490 THB++
Spaghetti with sardines, bread crumbs, capers, pine nuts, raisins, fennel seeds and white wine

La Gritta brings Sicilian Cuisine to Phuket
Tonno alla Griglia

Tonno alla Griglia, priced at 800 THB++
Grilled tuna with caponata

La Gritta brings Sicilian Cuisine to Phuket
Mazzancolle in Salsa di Pomodoro

Mazzancolle in Salsa di Pomodoro, priced at 1,300 THB++
Tiger prawns in spicy tomato sauce, fennel salad with oranges and black olives

La Gritta brings Sicilian Cuisine to Phuket
Involtini Siciliani

Involtini Siciliani, priced at 890 THB++
Pork tenderloin stuffed with lemon leaves, pecorino cheese and breadcrumbs

La Gritta brings Sicilian Cuisine to Phuket
Cappedduzzi

Cappedduzzi, priced at 280 THB++
Deep-fried ravioli filled with ricotta and chocolate

All prices are subject to a 10% service charge and 7% VAT. Terms and conditions apply.

For more information and reservations, please contact +66 (0) 7629 2697, email lagritta@amari.com,
or visit www.lagritta.com and https://www.facebook.com/LaGrittaPhuket.
Address: Amari Phuket, 2 Muen-ngern Road, Patong Beach, Kathu, Phuket 83150, Thailand