Amari Phuket teams up for fifth Nice Scene Green Song Festival

Amari Phuket teams up for fifth Nice Scene Green Song FestivalAmari Phuket, led by Ms Tipaporn Koonphol (Deputy General Manager), along with the Management Team and other hotel team members recently participated in the Nice Scene Green Song Festival Five, which was organised by the Studio Line Agency at the Phuket Provincial Commemoration Public Park. The charity event has been held annually and this year targeted its efforts towards fund-raising to help the Child Psychiatry at Vachira Phuket Hospital. The event was full of happiness with many Thai singers performing. Amari Phuket also sponsored the door prize and Ms Tipaporn Koonphol, being a hotel representative, gave the prize to the lucky winner and had Beau Sunita, a famous singer, on the stage as an eyewitness.

Amari Phuket teams up for fifth Nice Scene Green Song Festival

Amari Phuket teams up for fifth Nice Scene Green Song Festival

Amari Phuket introduces Samutr Bar

Amari Phuket introduces Samutr Bar Amari Phuket is proud to introduce the all-new Samutr Bar. Offering a new look with a contemporary finish, the modern design and décor at this chic alfresco venue features seaviews and daybeds overlooking Patong bay, and provides guests with a sophisticated island-feel atmosphere.

Open until midnight daily, Samutr Bar is set to be the place to be and be seen. Conveniently located in the main Lobby with open-air seating and unbeatable panoramic ocean views, the stylish bar makes for the perfect spot to lounge throughout the day and into the evening while enjoying an extensive selection of premium wines, cocktails and spirits. Guests can also enjoy freshly brewed coffee and tea or stop by for a light snack and refreshment during the afternoon, or meet with friends for a night out grooving to the chilled sounds of the resident DJ under a canopy of stars. Samutr Bar offers a daily Happy Hour for all beverages, except wine and coffee at 17:00 – 19:00 and 21:00 – 23:00.

For more information please contact +66 (0) 7634 0106 extension 8048 or email phuket@amari.com. Samutr Bar is open daily from 08:00 to 24:00. Address: Amari Phuket, 2 Muen-ngern Road, Patong Beach, Kathu, Phuket 83150.

Special Songkran Spa Treatment at Amari Phuket

Special Songkran Spa Treatment at Amari Phuket Amari Phuket is launching a special Songkran Spa Package that will be sure to refresh you during the upcoming summer season. The package begins with a 90-minute Jasmine Rice Compress with floral water to relax and comfort tired muscles. This Thai body ritual is followed by the concentrated pressure techniques of a Thai massage and the soothing strokes of a Signature mood oil to stretch tight muscles and re-energise the body. A gentle scalp massage is given to complete the treatment to alleviate stress.

The package is priced at THB 2,700 net. A second person who joins will get a 50% discount off the normal price. This offer is available from now until 30 April 2014 with terms and conditions applied.

For more information please contact +66 (0) 7634 0106 – 14 extension 8809 or phuket@breeze-spa.com

Address: Amari Phuket, 2 Muen-ngern Road, Patong Beach, Kathu, Phuket 83150

Celebrate Phuket Pride 2014 with Amari Phuket

Celebrate Phuket Pride 2014 with Amari PhuketIn the words of Miss Ross, “I’m coming out” to Phuket, one of the most popular and gay friendly destinations in Thailand. Rainbow flags at the ready! Grab your closest “dancing Queen” and prepare to experience the colourful, fun and eccentric nightlife of Patong beach.

The island’s gay scene is most prevalent in the west coast town of Patong, where gay venues including restaurants, clubs and bars are dotted along Patong beach. There is a ‘gay beach’ section of Patong beach, which flies a rainbow flag and attracts many expats, locals and tourists. Situated on a secluded section of the beach in the southernmost corner, the recently renovated Amari Phuket offers stunning views of Patong Bay and the Andaman Sea from a quiet corner of paradise, whilst being within walking distance to buzzing Patong town.

In the words of leading gay icon, Madonna: “Strike a pose”. Amari Phuket is showcasing its new look following an extensive makeover. There is a new contemporary design throughout, even the dining outlets have received the A-list treatment and are braced to welcome the stylish elite of Phuket at this year’s Pride festival. La Gritta, fine dining Italian restaurant has an impressive seafront location and has been reimagined to become a chic destination restaurant sure to wow the senses. The terrace above is a stylish venue for enjoying premium wines and accompanying tapas. And newly launched Samutr Bar offers a place to lounge by day and look fabulous by night, with its panoramic views of Patong Bay and creative cocktail inspirations.

When to go: For eight days in April, Phuket will be flying the rainbow coloured flag even higher than usual during the biggest Pride Festival in Asia, taking place from 20th to 27th April.  The festival consists of a series of events open to all, the highlight being the Phuket Pride Parade, which consists of floats, street entertainment, fantastic costumes and music. Passers-by can marvel at the parade as it makes its way through Patong to Loma Park, where there will be live entertainment including local bands and international DJs.

Amari Phuket is currently offering a five night super saver package for just 42,318 THB. Available for bookings until 31 October 2014. Package includes five nights in a deluxe ocean view room, breakfast, round trip airport transfers, a party friendly late checkout at 4pm and a set Thai dinner for two persons at Rim Talay.

For more details of packages available at Amari Phuket, visit www.amari.com/phuket/hotelpackage

For more information on the schedule of events for Phuket Pride 2014 and for new events still to be announced, visit www.phuket-pride.org

Amari Phuket takes part in Earth Hour 2014

Amari Phuket takes part in Earth Hour 2014Ms Tipaporn Koonphol (Deputy General Manager), the Management Team, Team Members and guests of Amari Phuket recently took part in Earth Hour – the world’s largest global climate change event, joining millions of people throughout the world in a commitment to help create a more sustainable planet. They participated by switching off all non-essential lighting for one hour from 08:30 to 09:30 on 29 March 2014.

Amari Phuket takes part in Earth Hour 2014Many guests joined them in this important and inspiring effort by switching off the lights and air conditioners in their rooms during Earth Hour. The guests enjoyed the day even more by taking it beyond the hour with a special charcoal BBQ at Rim Talay Restaurant. Guests were able to try Thai specialties like Tom Yum served in young coconut shells or sticky rice in banana leaves. Breeze Spa got into the action as well by offering a special Earth Hour massage.

Fabulous Fiorentina at Amari Phuket

Fabulous Fiorentina at Amari PhuketAmari Phuket is launching a Fabulous Fiorentina promotion, which will be available everyday from 1 April 2014 to 31 May 2014 at La Gritta Restaurant. The dish is available for two people and is priced at THB 2,490++ including a bottle of wine. Enjoy a 120-day grain fed T-bone of Australian 1824 beef, served with Madeira sauce and a selection of two side dishes.

Amari Phuket Resident Privilege Card holders will receive an additional 20% discount on this special and other food and beverages. The Resident Privilege Card is now available to pick up and is complimentary for Phuket residents of both Thai and foreign nationalities.

The offer and items are subject to change without future notice.

La Gritta is open daily from 10:00 to 24:00.

For more information please contact +66 (76) 292 697 or lagritta@amari.com

Address: Amari Phuket, 2 Muen-ngern Road, Patong Beach, Kathu, Phuket 83150

Amari Phuket supports Border School in Chumporn Province

Amari Phuket supports Border School in Chumporn ProvinceMs Rinrapat Puwanutchotchai (Director, Human Resources) and other representatives of Amari Phuket, Amari Vogue Krabi and Vogue Resort & Spa Ao Nang, recently visited Baan Huay Muang Border School in Chumporn Province as part of the Dreams Come True Project. Amari Hotels has donated the profits from the selling of Christmas cards and the recent CSR Fair. The donation money will be used for student scholarships.

Amari Phuket supports Border School in Chumporn Province

All Together Family Package at Amari Phuket

All Together Family Package at Amari PhuketAmari Phuket is launching a four-day, three-night All Together Family Package. The package is available for Superior Ocean Facing Rooms, Superior Ocean View Rooms and Deluxe Ocean View Rooms with an inclusive daily buffet breakfast. Moreover, the package also includes round-trip airport transfer, welcome fruits and flowers, free in room Wi-Fi internet access, one set menu dinner at any restaurant, a 20% discount at Breeze Spa, a 20% discount on food and beverage and guaranteed late check-out until 16:00. The package starts from THB 18,829+++ and subject to changes with terms and conditions applied. The validity period is from now until 31 October 2014.

For more information please contact +66 (0) 7634 0106-14 extension 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

Amari Phuket signs MOU with Promkiri College

Amari Phuket signs MOU with Promkiri CollegeA representative of Amari Phuket, Ms Tipaporn Koonphol (Deputy General Manager) Ms Pornthip Buachan Director of Promkiri Industrial and Community Education College, signed a Memorandum of Understanding on 20 March 2014. After long discussions, and much planning, both parties agreed to form a partnership to create a new program allowing students to intern at the hotel as part of an educational program.

Amari Phuket teams up to clean Patong Beach

Amari Phuket teams up to clean Patong BeachAmari Phuket, led by Ms Tipaporn Koonphol (Deputy General Manager) and the Management Team, recently organised a beach cleaning activity at Patong Beach to support the Corporate Social Responsibility project that encourages hotel team members to volunteer and take action to protect the environment.

Amari Phuket teams up to clean Patong Beach

Amari Phuket teams up to clean Patong Beach

Easter Package at Amari Phuket

Easter Package at Amari PhuketAmari Phuket is launching a four-day, three-night Easter Package. The package is available for Superior Ocean Facing Rooms, Superior Ocean View Rooms and Deluxe Ocean View Rooms inclusive of daily buffet breakfast. Moreover, the package also includes round-trip airport transfer, one free extra bed and breakfast, free in room Wi-Fi internet access, one international dining set menu and a 20% discount on food and beverage. The package starts from THB 13,548+++ and subject to changes with terms and conditions applied. The validity period is from 18 to 22 April 2014.

For more information please contact +66 (0) 7634 0106-14 extension 8033 and 8034, email them at reservations.phuket@amari.com or visit their website www.amari.com/phuket

Address: Amari Phuket, 2 Muen-ngern Road, Patong Beach, Kathu, Phuket 83150

Easter Package at Amari Phuket