Summertime Spa Special at Sofitel Krabi Phokeethra Golf and Spa Resort

March 2018, Krabi – April is when the summer season truly begins in Thailand! To help combat the heat, throughout April So SPA with L’Occitane is offering a summertime special to soothe and nurture your sun-stressed skin. The summertime package includes a 30-minute Jacuzzi bath, followed by a 60-minute cooling Shea Body Wrap and final with Verbena massage. The warm water of the Jacuzzi bath is designed to ease aches in muscles and joints, as well as improve circulation.

Meanwhile, the Shea Body Wrap uses premium Shea butter to intensively moisturise your delicate, sunburnt skin. Finally, the Verbena massage will leave your skin feeling refreshed and rejuvenated thanks to the plant’s cooling properties.

Prices are as follows:
Single price: THB 4,000 ++
Couple price: THB 7,000++
Group of 4 people: THB 12,000++ (must pre-sign upon reservation)

For more information or to make a reservation, please contact 075-627-800 or email

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International Women’s Day Beauty Workshop at Sofitel Krabi Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort

March 2018, Krabi – Every year, International Women’s Day unites people all over the world in support of women’s rights. Although we know that gender parity won’t happen overnight, the good news is that women across the world are making positive gains day by day.

To help further this cause, Sofitel Krabi Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort will be hosting an exclusive event on March 8, in collaboration with luxury cosmetics brand NARS. Led by the resort’s General Manager Bertrand Courtois and Cluster Director of Marketing & Communications Meeporn Oeawpanich, the NARS x Stylepro event will feature a professional makeup lesson and beauty workshop, with the aim to motivate women to feel more confident in their skin and inspire them to achieve their dreams.

Held at the Grand Ballroom, Sofitel Krabi have invited members of the public, including local residents and teachers of Baan Klong Muang, along with the resort staff to take part in this meaningful event. As one of the top resorts in the region, we are proud to be part of the worldwide event that highlights women’s important role in society, and their power to bring about positive change.For reservation or more information please call, 076 397 777 or email

‘Reboot and Maximize Your Energy’ Mandara Spa’s Wellness Workshop in Phuket @ JW Marriott Phuket Resort & Spa

Phuket, Thailand – 28 February, 2018: An award winning Phuket beach resort, JW Marriott Phuket Resort & Spa will host the 6th ‘Reboot and Maximize Your Energy’ which will be taking place from May 24th to 27th, 2018.

Turn a holiday into a life-changing adventure; put a little “Om” into your oomph with our Mandara Spa’s wellness weekend. Our goal is to help participants navigate the domains of wellness in order to create meaningful, memorable and positive experiences that are fun and
rewarding for all involved.

Participants will learn new fitness & lifestyle facts and how they can reprogram their body with the practitioners among Hayden Rhodes, Kim White, Andrew Stannard and Susanna Eduini. The wellness workshop has a vast array of specialists to maximize your healthy weekend in Phuket.

The program begins with a personal and private health and wellness consultation with Hayden Rhodes upon arrival; he is here to help you create your healthy life rituals plan. The participants will also enjoy the informative workshops and hand-on activities at the practical fun sessions such as team building, water races, mindset and visualization fun for more light and more Yin as opposed to Yang energy and find balance leading to fundamental functional programs for life. Discover your own foodie adventure with clean menus, understanding how food labels work from gifted chefs and artisans of fine dining. Learn how food can affect our sleep as well as improve overall productivity. Understanding breathwork and crystals, moon activity and how it affects ones moods followed by a partner massage class will all give you some newfound skills to enjoy back home activate new areas of your life.

This retreat is hosted by Linda Overman, Director of Mandara Spa, who has carefully selected the best nutritional specialists, life coaches, personal trainer and yoga and meditation practitioners for this wellness workshop,

Andrew Stannard
Hayden Rhodes
Kim White
Susanna Eduini

Getting to know the wellness experts;

Andrew Stanndard has combined his passion of professional boxing, fitness and nutrition with mindset training, hard work, consistency, recovery and movement therapy to develop better flow in his personal programs. Updating his credentials regularly to keep competitive, learning latest trends, holding sports science and nutrition, certified personal trainer, trx, bosu, vipr and trigger point therapy.

Hayden Rhodes renowned International wellness speaker, celebrity trainer and peak master performance life coach has dedicated his life as being truly healthy and happy. As a mindset specialist his programs for life are highly sought after in the corporate wellness industry. His expertise facilitates optimal self-care and inspires others to find life balance and improve energy with life’s natural rhythms. His secret strategies lead to higher performance, true power and inner spirit. His concepts are a phenomenal stress reduction tool.

Kim White: Embarked on her own Yogic journey in early childhood and embodies complete dedication to her chosen art. After many years of practical training, Kim’s path crossed those of two teachers: one showed her the deeper practice of Asanas, Pranayama and the philosophical and practical basis of the Patanjali; the other, a master of the Eastern Arts and who has become her Kalyanamitta, shared with her the Buddha Dhamma, Chi Gong and hermetic sciences. She has also trained in Traditional Thai massage, which has further strengthened her grasp on the working of the human form.

Susanna Eduini is a coach and a breathwork practitioner with more than fifteen years of experience in the field of training and coaching with individuals and large companies. She is also a successful vegan and food coach, co-author of three best seller books about vegan lifestyle and raw food book which published in Italy. Her work is a unique blend of ancient and modern world, through coaching neuro-science, myth, folk tales and anthropology to reveal how our thoughts and beliefs can shape our life.

The ‘Reboot and Maximize Your Energy’, 4-day wellness workshop includes: • Healthy daily meals: 3 breakfasts, 3 lunches and 2 dinners
• Two spa massage treatments at our award winning Mandara Spa
• 30-minute private consultation with Hayden Rhodes
• Daily seminars and activities with practitioners

THB 29,000 net per person. Day package and single class are available if you are not able to attend the full program however naturally for the absolute best benefits, we highly recommend the entire program to fully integrate the benefits of each therapy to heal the mind, body and soul where you will learn your new skills to take home and implement into your day to day lifestyle. The single class price starts from THB 1000 net per session.

Early bird promotion, receive 15% discount when made a booking within 31 March 2018. The size of the Wellness Workshop will be between 15 – 20 participants, and is open to the public. Teenagers aged above 13 years old are welcome to attend the practical fun sessions.

JW Marriott Phuket Resort & Spa

Bookings can be made now by contacting Linda Overman, Mandara Spa Director at or call +66 76 338 000 ext. 3750 – 3752.

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Indulge with Full-Body So SPA Package at Sofitel Krabi Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort

February 2018, Krabi –Enjoy a day of pampering at So SPA with L’Occitane, a beautifully designed Thai style spa located on the grounds of Sofitel Krabi Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort. The luxurious So SPA package includes a 30-minute Steam Bath followed by a 60-minute Body Scrub, and ending with a 60-minute traditional Thai Massage.

Steam baths are known to be very detoxifying, loosening up arteries, increasing blood flow, and improving the circulatory system, while body scrubs exfoliate and hydrate the skin, leaving it smooth and supple. A 60-minute traditional Thai massage by So SPA’s talented masseur rounds things off, ensuing you leave the spa feeling revived and rejuvenated.

Prices start at THB 4,000++ per person, with couple price set at THB 7,000++ and an exclusive offer for a group of 4 people set at THB 12,000++ (with pre-sign upon reservation).

Discover your personal spa sanctuary at our award-winning So SPA with L’Occitane.
For more information or reservations, please call 075 627 800, or email

Thanyapura Health and Sports Resort welcomes Mr. Sujeet Kumar Gupta, Ayurveda Medical Consultant and Wellness Director

Thanyapura Health and Sports Resort is excited to welcome Mr. Sujeet Kumar Gupta, who joined the team as Ayurveda Medical Consultant and Wellness Director on 15th December 2017.

Sujeet Gupta is an experienced and accomplished wellness expert, with experience as an Ayurveda Doctor, in Therapeutic Yoga, meditation, sound healing and energy healing. He has been in the wellness business for over 10 years, focusing on lifestyle and holistic healthcare management. He holds a postgraduate degree in Integrated Holistic Medicine from Bangalore University in India, along with a Masters of Yoga. He has also taken the Certified Diabetes Educator Course with the International Diabetes Federation.

Sujeet Gupta has worked in India, Slovenia, Oman and most recently Shanghai China at the Sanha Wellness Retreat as Health Coach, Ayurveda Doctor and Wellness Expert. He has worked with many guests over the years to prepare holistic experiences for them that promote wellness, and has developed a number of programs that promote wellbeing and a healthy lifestyle. He has also worked with many individuals that have been diagnosed with prediabetes, and helped them to make positive lifestyle changes for their health.

When asked why he decided to join the Thanyapura team, he commented, “I want to bring the richness of Wellness, which is the integration of the Mind, Body and Spirit, together with medicine to help develop holistic athletes and healthy human beings. I wish to integrate the sciences of the East and the West for complete wellbeing.”

Thanyapura’s three-dimensional approach to lifestyle coaching places equal emphasis on the development of the body, the mind and the soul. Its integrative Health Centre offers a number of treatments and wellness plans that are individually designed for guests. With Sujeet Gupta’s added knowledge and expertise in the business, the organisation will be able to offer even more choices for members and guests that are looking to optimise their life.

Enjoy an Exclusive End of Year Spa Package at So SPA with L’Occitane at Sofitel Krabi

November 2017, Krabi – End the year with a little personal pampering throughout December 2017 at So SPA with French luxury beauty brand L’Occitane. Start with a detoxifying 30-minute Steam Treatment followed by a 60-minute exfoliating Body Scrub, and then finish with a 60-minute Relaxing Aromachological Massage.

Single price: THB 4,000++
Couple price: THB 7,000++
Group of 4 people: THB 12,000++ (pre-sign upon reservation required)

Discover your personal spa sanctuary at our award-winning So SPA with L’Occitane.

For more information or to make a reservation, please contact 075-627-800 or email

So SPA Wellness Packages at Sofitel Krabi Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort

October 2017, Krabi – Throughout November, So Spa is offering a number of wellness packages that are certain to vitalize and rejuvenate. Start with a refreshing 30-minute Steam Treatment, followed by a stimulating 60-minute Body Scrub, and end with a soothing 60-minute Aromachologie Massage.

Single price: THB 4,000++
Couples price: THB 7,000++
Group of 4: THB 12,000++ (pre-sign upon reservation)

Discover your personal spa sanctuary at our award-winning So SPA with L’Occitane.

For more information or reservations, please call 075 627 800, or email

Relax & review package at Sofitel Krabi Phokeethra Golf & Spa

September 2017, Krabi – Throughout October, enter the tranquil So SPA with L’Occitane and emerge renewed. Our special Relax & Renew package starts with a 30-minute Jacuzzi Bath followed by a 60-minute Body Scrub, and ends with a 60-minute Verbena Massage.

Single price: THB 3,500++
Couple price: THB 6,000++
Group of 4 persons: THB 10,000++ (pre-sign upon reservation)

Discover your personal spa sanctuary at our award-winning So SPA with L’Occitane.

For more information or make reservation, please contact 075 627 800 or email

Thanyapura Health & Sports Debuts Phuket’s First Healthy Food Truck

PHUKET, THAILAND – Thanyapura Health & Sports Resort’s new food truck sets out on a mobile cooking and tasting tour in Phuket. The menu, based on restaurant offerings at Thanyapura’s “DiVine” Restaurant, offers nutritious Asian, Thai and Western cuisine specialising in healthy and raw vegan plant-based options. The original dishes and desserts are mindfully prepared by Udomsak Boonsopone (Executive Chef) and Marcela Soto Prats (resident Nutritionist). The menu caters to guests seeking delicious and healthy cuisine prepared from fresh ingredients such as vegetables, fruits and nuts. Beverage options include fresh-squeezed and refreshing detoxification juices made from wholesome ingredients. Thanyapura’s cuisine philosophy follows the tradition of mindful eating. This concept focuses on nutrient-rich recipes brim with enticing tastes and flavours.

Executive Chef Udomsak Boonsapone
UP BEET / Raw Oat Meal Cookies
GLOW / Power Salad

The food truck serves 12 exquisite selections ranging from THB 100 – 200:

  • Granola Yogurt
  • Acai Berry Pudding
  • Broccoli, Broad Beans & Pecan Nut
  • Smoked Chicken & Avocado
  • Grilled Chicken Waldorf
  • Power Salad
  • Raw Macaroon
  • Raw Oat Meal Cookies
  • Raw Super Green Bar
  • Raw Brownies
  • Fresh FigsGuests can also rejuvenate and sample Thanyapura’s invigorating detox juices for THB 60:
  • Zing is a combination of pineapple, lettuce and celery as a sleep aid and to revive the entire body. High in Vitamin C and Bromelain enzymes, Zing promotes healthy blood sugar levels.
  • Glow is a mixture of green apples and carrots to detoxify the body, lowers cholesterol and boost the immune system. This drink is rich in flavonoids and antioxidants to protect against coronary heart disease and cancer.
  • Upbeat is a watery juice made from beetroot, red apples and celery which refreshes and flushes out toxins from the blood, liver, gallbladder, kidneys and intestines while boosting the immune system.

The Food Truck will park at Fun Friday Avenue (Boat Avenue), every Friday at 4 pm until 11 pm at Cherngtalay. A healthy lunch buffet option is coming soon at Thanyapura Health & Sports Resort. Please contact, visit or call +66 76 336 000 for more details.

Amari Phuket offers an exclusive deal for Breeze Spa’s signature treatment

Phuket, 30 August 2017 – Soothing to the skin and refreshing to the soul for someone relaxing with a signature treatment, Phuket Coco Mojito is available only at Breeze Spa in Amari Phuket.

Amari Phuket offers an exclusive deal for Breeze Spa's signature treatment

Invoking the five senses to revive the skin after a journey or an outdoor activity, Phuket Coco Mojito works best after one has been exposed to the sun. Guests will be enjoying a 150-minute treatment, beginning with a 30-minute body mask using naturally pampering ingredients, such as aloe vera and phytoplankton extract with a hint of coconut, mint and lime. Aloe vera is commonly known to treat sunburns whilst phytoplankton is rich in sea minerals, which help to soften neglected skin and promote radiance all over. The body mask is followed by a 60-minute harmonising massage inspired by the ancient wisdom of Thai massage. After the massage is a 45-minute facial treatment using Dr. Murad’s product, which will give the guest a glowing complexion. Guests will have 15 minutes to relax before and after the treatment to enjoy a cup of hot tea and a light snack in the treatment room, which overlooks Patong Bay and the open-air pagodas dotted along the hillside.

From now to 30 September 2017, guests are invited to book the incredible offer of this signature treatment, priced at 3,590 THB net (normal price is 4,500 THB net). Moreover, guests will receive a 42-ml signature scrubbing mask valued at 300 THB as a gift so that guests can enjoy their own treatment at home.

Amari Phuket’s Breeze Spa is open daily from 11:00 to 21:00.
For more information, please call +66 (0) 7634 0106-14 ext. 8809, email

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

Phuket Marriott Resort and Spa, Nai Yang Beach, Hosts First Aid Training Class

Phuket, Thailand, August, 2017 – Phuket Marriott Resort and Spa, Nai Yang Beach, recently held a first aid training session.

The activity, which took place at the resort’s Paksa Sawan meeting room, was hosted by medical representatives from the Bangkok Hospital in Phuket, who taught basic first aid skills to the hotel’s team of associates.

“While some of our associates have already passed this training course, this session allowed them to keep their skills refreshed. Activities like this ensure that we are always prepared in case of an emergency”. David Ippersiel, General Manager, Phuket Marriott Resort and Spa, Nai Yang Beach.

For more information and reservations,
please call at +66 (0) 76 625 555 or email: