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.

Phuket Marriott Resort and Spa, Nai Yang Beach, Named the “Most Excellent Family Hotel in Asia”!

Phuket, Thailand, 11 April, 2017 – Phuket Marriott Resort and Spa, Nai Yang Beach, has been named as the “Most Excellent Family Hotel in Asia”!

The award was presented to the resort at the inaugural Asia Awards of Excellence, which were held in Macau on 31st March, 2017.

Phuket Marriott Resort and Spa, Nai Yang Beach, Named the “Most Excellent Family Hotel in Asia”!

The Asia Awards of Excellence is Asia’s most anticipated new awards platform, created to recognize and celebrate the best in travel, hospitality, design and more. The glittering awards ceremony showcased the finest hotels and resorts in the region, recognizing those that are committed to raising standards, exceeding expectations and offering the ultimate guest experiences.

The grand gala dinner and award ceremony took place at the Macau Tower and rolled out the red carpet for over 150 VIP guests from Asia’s finest hotels and resorts.

David Ippersiel, General Manager of the Phuket Marriott Resort and Spa, Nai Yang Beach, said he was delighted to have received the “Most Excellent Family Hotel in Asia” award.

“It is an exceptional honor for the resort to receive this very first award,” Mr Ippersiel commented. “With our rich combination of Thai hospitality, international amenities, innovation and an unsurpassed location, we believe that our resort is ideal for families visiting Phuket. This award will now allow us to showcase Phuket Marriott Resort and Spa, Nai Yang Beach, as the perfect family destination,” he added.

And the awards could continue flowing for Phuket Marriott Resort and Spa, Nai Yang Beach; the hotel is nominated for the “Best Interior Design” award, which will be decided at the Asia Property Awards 2017, taking place at the Bangkok Marriott Marquis Queen’s Park from 25-26 May.

For more information and reservations, please call at +66 (0) 76 625 555 or email booknaiyangbeach@marriott.com.

A Summer Escape in the Pearl of the Andaman

Phuket, Thailand, May 2017 – A beachside haven on the shores of Bang Tao Bay, Banyan Tree Phuket has lined up a series of special events and promotions to celebrate the summer season. Recognised as Phuket’s best fully integrated resort, Banyan Tree Phuket is the ideal summer vacation venue for a family getaway or a couples’ retreat. All facilities are linked by a complimentary shuttle service, whisking guests from one sister hotel and resort to the next, whether they seek a rejuvenating spa treatment, a round of golf or a mouth-watering spread.

The island resort’s Summer Sensations package allows guests to stay in any private pool villa at up to 25% off the best available rate. For stays in its exquisite DoublePool Villas and Spa Sanctuary Pool Villas, Premium Retreat offer guests up to 30%. These offers are open for stays of 4-5 nights from now until October 31, 2017 and may be booked anytime from now through October 31.

The package includes a complimentary one-time shuttle service to Phuket Town or Patong while staying. One of the highlights during this summer season is the highly- anticipated Singha Phuket Open 2017. This golf tournament will be held at award- winning Laguna Golf Phuket from May 22-28, and will feature a purse of 2 million baht for the winner. Hosted by All Thailand Golf Tour and Singha Corporation, the week-long event will hold individual competitions for men and women, as well as a separate pro- am team event. An additional purse will be awarded to the winner of the qualifying round, and an open Event Expo will showcase exclusive golf-related merchandise to all interested spectators.

A Summer Escape in the Pearl of the Andaman

Banyan Tree Phuket is appointed as the official venue for Asia’s first Destination Wedding Planners (DWP) Congress, to be held from May 2-4 at Laguna Golf Phuket. The annual event brings together more than 400 leading wedding planners and organisers from around the world, and provides exceptional networking and coordinating opportunities within flourishing industry.

Thailand is highly regarded in this field, and is ranked as Asia’s best wedding destination in an industry worth a total of nearly $300 billion worldwide. The DWP Congress’s selection of Laguna Phuket as this year’s host venue is expected to boost Thailand’s standing even further in the global market, recognising the standard of excellence set by the Laguna Wedding Chapel and affiliated Laguna Phuket properties.
For more information, visit Summer Sensation or Premium Retreat. Enquiries can also be directed to phuket@banyantree.com or call +66 76 372 400.

Phuket Marriott Resort and Spa, Nai Yang Beach, Named the “Most Excellent Family Hotel in Asia”!

Phuket, Thailand, 11 April, 2017 – Phuket Marriott Resort and Spa, Nai Yang Beach, has been named as the “Most Excellent Family Hotel in Asia”!

The award was presented to the resort at the inaugural Asia Awards of Excellence, which were held in Macau on 31st March, 2017.

Phuket Marriott Resort and Spa, Nai Yang Beach, Named the “Most Excellent Family Hotel in Asia”!

 

Phuket Marriott Resort and Spa, Nai Yang Beach, Named the “Most Excellent Family Hotel in Asia”!

The Asia Awards of Excellence is Asia’s most anticipated new awards platform, created to recognize and celebrate the best in travel, hospitality, design and more. The glittering awards ceremony showcased the finest hotels and resorts in the region, recognizing those that are committed to raising standards, exceeding expectations and offering the ultimate guest experiences.

The grand gala dinner and award ceremony took place at the Macau Tower and rolled out the red carpet for over 150 VIP guests from Asia’s finest hotels and resorts.

David Ippersiel, General Manager of the Phuket Marriott Resort and Spa, Nai Yang Beach, said he was delighted to have received the “Most Excellent Family Hotel in Asia” award.

“It is an exceptional honor for the resort to receive this very first award,” Mr Ippersiel commented. “With our rich combination of Thai hospitality, international amenities, innovation and an unsurpassed location, we believe that our resort is ideal for families visiting Phuket. This award will now allow us to showcase Phuket Marriott Resort and Spa, Nai Yang Beach, as the perfect family destination,” he added.

And the awards could continue flowing for Phuket Marriott Resort and Spa, Nai Yang Beach; the hotel is nominated for the “Best Interior Design” award, which will be decided at the Asia Property Awards 2017, taking place at the Bangkok Marriott Marquis Queen’s Park from 25-26 May.

For more information and reservations, please call at +66 (0) 76 625 555 or email booknaiyangbeach@marriott.com.

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.

Celebrate Your True Love & Pamper Yourself at U Zenmaya Phuket

U Zenmaya Phuket wants you to celebrate your true love in our luxury oceanfront hideaway on Kalim Beach as we’re inviting couples to escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life and cherish many special moments together with an all-inclusive Ur Celebration Package priced at 17,100 THB per couple. Available from May 1 – October 31, 2017.

Featuring stunning panoramic sea views in a cosseting ambiance with opulent bedding and a grand in-room jacuzzi our Deluxe Seaview rooms are perfect for honeymooners or couples who just wish to spend some private moments together. The hotel’s first class facilities including an infinity swimming pool with relaxing sun loungers, pool bar, all-day dining restaurant, gym and world-class spa are also waiting to provide the ultimate get away from it all experience.

Celebrate Your True Love & Pamper Yourself at U Zenmaya Phuket

The package includes:

  • Two consecutive nights stay in a Deluxe Seaview room
  • Daily breakfast whenever/wherever
  • Round-trip transfer from Phuket International Airport
  • 90-minute Asian blend massage
  • Candlelit dinner at Zeascape
  • Sparkling wine and fresh strawberries on arrival
  • 1 in-room jacuzzi bathing ritual
  • Honeymoon set up
  • Bicycle rental
  • Two welcome drinks from the mini bar
  • Free scheduled shuttle bus from/to the hotel and Jungceylon shopping mall in Patong.So for a romantic rendezvous replete with everlasting memories U Zenmaya Phuket is waiting to welcome you.

For restaurant information or reservations, please call +66 76 336 888 or email reserve@uzenmayaphuket.com. Visit our website at www.uzenmayaphuket.com

Club Millesime Executive Lounge at Sofitel Krabi

Sofitel Krabi Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort is proud to present the relaunch launch of Club Millesime, Sofitel’s Executive Lounge, had its pre-opening on 10th December 2016.

Club Millesime is a stylish yet informal Executive Lounge where you feel at ease; a place where they can relax and socialize.
Inspired by Sofitel’s brand essence, French art de vivre, Club Millesime delivers a seamless luxury experience from check-in to check-out. It offers an exclusive environment, a variety of personalized services, evolving F&B experiences, and special privileges throughout the guest stay.

Club Millesime access is inclusive with accommodation for guests booking direct and staying in a Club room, suite, or who purchased access as an upgrade experience after reservation, and for Platinum Le Club members.

Club Millesime privileges include:

  • personalized express check-in and check-out at the Club Millsime lounge
    complimentary breakfast
  • Le Gouter (afternoon tea) from 3 – 5 pm
  • Evening wine tasting and Apero chic canapes and cocktails from 5.30 – 7.30 pm.
  • Refreshment and snacks throughout the day
  • 15% discount for So Spa with L’Occitane, hotel activities and the boutique shop
JW Marriott Phuket Scoops the Prestigious Thailand MICE Venue Standard Award, Certified by TCEB

March 16, 2017 Phuket, Thailand: JW Marriott Phuket Resort & Spa’s the leading resort for meetings & events in Thailand, is delighted to announce that the Mai Khao Salon C, hotel’s meeting venue has been certified by Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (TCEB). The certificate recognizes that the hotel has meeting room that has passed TCEB assessments and criteria among 101 MICE venues across the country.

JW Marriott Phuket Resort & Spa Scoops the Prestigious Thailand MICE Venue Standard Award, Certified by Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) - MICE Standards Day 2017-

Mr. Oriol Montal, General Manager recently attended the ‘MICE Standard Day 2017’ event and accepted this prestigious award of ‘Thailand MICE Venue Standard Award 2017 -2019’ from H.E. General Thanasak Patimaprakorn, Deputy Prime Minister of Thailand during the award ceremony which held on March 13, 2017 at Plaza Athénée Bangkok, A Royal Méridien Hotel.

The standardization of a wide range of venues under the Thailand MICE Venue Standard program is among the key initiatives TCEB undertook over the past four years. It was created to help MICE venues in Thailand meet internationally recognized standards, as this is one of the key factors for organisers when choosing Thailand as their destination for MICE events. The TCEB is at the forefront of the MICE industry in ASEAN, and are rolling out the program nationwide, with a focus on three target groups including convention/exhibition centers, hotels and resorts, and public/private organisations. More information, visit www.tceb.co.th

“It is an honour to receive the Thailand MICE Venue Standard Award this year. To be certified by the government leading edge agency, Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau (TCEB), this will lift up our reputation in meetings & events business segment as well as to benchmark with ASEAN MICE Venue Standard (AMVS). We are very excited to hear about the TCEB strategic roadmap throughout the development courses and programs announced at the event. In 2017, It’s the year of MICE business, we definitely focus and work closely with the TCEB organization to develop our products & services and ensure that our venues and facilities are meet with meetings & events enquiries” said, Mr. Oriol Montal, General Manager of JW Marriott Phuket Resort & Spa.

Whether its meetings, events or weddings, Phuket conferences, incentives or corporate retreats, JW Marriott Phuket Resort & Spa combines both business and relaxation with a world-class meetings and events facilities and impeccable teams to be served for every events. The hotel provides 10 meeting rooms and boasts a 636 sqm. Mai Khao Ballroom that can accommodate up to 450 guests. Featuring state-of-the-art latest audio visual system with natural daylight and flexible to breakout rooms. The pristine beachfront with breathtaking tropical setting that can seats up to 600 given the clients a choice of indoor and outdoor venues for MICE and Phuket weddings.