Renaissance Phuket Resort & Spa goes dark to shine a light on climate action

PHUKET, March 27, 2017 – Renaissance Phuket Resort & Spa went dark to shine a light on climate action with Earth Hour 2017. The hotel joined millions around the world in turning off lights for one hour on March 25 at 8.30 pm. local time to illuminate a powerful message about environmental awareness and action. The annual global environmental awareness event was created and instituted by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) in 2007 to emphasize the threat of climate change.

Renaissance Phuket Resort & Spa took part by dimming and turning off non-essential interior lighting, using candlelight for all tables in restaurants and inviting the guests to light the candles at daybed area.

Renaissance Phuket Resort & Spa also entertained the guests during the Earth Hour with acoustic live band and served pass around green drink as complimentary at Sand Box restaurant from 8.30 – 9.90 pm. By demonstrating these efforts on social media, Renaissance Phuket Resort & Spa will be participating in Marriott International’s drive to raise funds for WWF, where US $1 will be donated for each Marriott property that tweets their Earth Hour activities.

“It’s a privilege for us to support such a powerful movement with such a simple gesture,” said Denise Naguib, Vice President of Sustainability and Supplier Diversity, “Earth Hour reflects a philosophy we try to practice year-round that we all must do our part and together we can make a big difference. Climate change affects everyone and it also has an impact on the continued success of our business.”

Renaissance Phuket Resort & Spa is located at 555 Moo 3, Mai Khao Beach, Talang, Phuket 83110.
Online: www.renaissancephuket.com, @renphuket

Bloody Mary Beef Pattie at Renaissance Phuket Resort & Spa

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Bloody Mary Beef Pattie Ingredients:

  • 400g Angus beef (Minced)
  • 20mls tobacco
  • 20mls worst shire sauce
  • 50g celery (Finely chopped)
  • 50g onion (Finely chopped)
  • 20mls vodka
  • 50g Sundried tomatoes (Finely sliced)
  • 1 egg
  • 150g bread crumbs
  • 10g Cracked pepper for later

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Method:
1. Place all ingredient into medium bowl and combined together to make the Pattie (note do not add pepper)
2. Once mixed together, divide mix into 150-200g portions and roll into patties
3. Grill patties on a hot plate and sprinkle with cracked pepper and continue cooking equally on both sides 8-10 minutes  
4. Ready to serve

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Serve this with favorite sesame seed bun and filling such as lettuce, bacon, tomato chutney and mayonnaise

Billy Costoglou - Executive Chef
Billy Costoglou – Executive Chef
Bee My Valentine’s drink at Renaissance Phuket Resort & Spa

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Book your seat, meet R Mixologist with ‘Bee My Valentine’s drink, the new passionately, created valentine’s mocktail featuring homemade rose essence! 

Available at Loca Vore only this Sunday night! 

Call 076 363999 for more details. 

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Bee My Valentine Ingredient:

  • Muddle 5 wedges of kafir lime
  • 10 ml of honey
  • 5 ml grenadine
  • 30 ml of homemade rose essence
  • 20 ml of lime juice

Fill up with crushed ice, stir.
Add one rose petal and one kafir lime
Wedge for garnish
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Philip Augustin - Beverage Manager
Philip Augustin – Beverage Manager
Renaissance Phuket unveils new dining initiatives

Renaissance Phuket unveils new dining initiativesOn Friday 21st November 2014, Renaissance Phuket Resort & Spa held an event entitled “Discover the New R-Dining” which saw the official unveiling of three new dining initiatives by the resort, the re-launch of Takieng Restaurant, their new R Beach Club, and the Loca Vore’s Kid Campaign.

Re-launching Takieng Restaurant

Renaissance Phuket unveils new dining initiativesThe re-launching of the resort’s signature Thai restaurant Takieng restaurant saw the introduction of Takieng’s new Thai Chef, Chef Apisorn Renusak who hails from Bangkok, the new restaurant set-up including the terrace with Thai seats for a relaxing Thai-style atmosphere, the air-conditioned restaurant’s new improved layout with Thai lanterns, and the balcony which overlooks the beach, grass lawn, and pool, with an ocean breeze & sunset.

Activities at the re-launch included 4 live cooking stations which featured new menu items, live Thai flute & Thai background music, a speech from resort GM Goetz Bauer and Thai wines from Siam Winery.

Renaissance Phuket unveils new dining initiatives

Launching R Beach Club

Renaissance Phuket unveils new dining initiativesThe new ‘R Beach Club’, the only one on Mai Khao Beach, is a new hip and cool place to chill or party after dinner at the sand area by the beach lawn. Targeting guests aged between 28-40 years old, R Beach Club’s setting on the Sand area adjacent to Sand Box restaurant features sun loungers and bean bags and a relaxing, yet hip and cool atmosphere where guest can chill-out after dinner with music provided by their resident DJ X. Sand Box is seen as the place for dinner and then guests can carry on to R Beach Club which is seen to be the ‘happening’ place after dinner.

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Loca Vore’s Kid Campaign
As part of the Marriott Rewards pilot project ‘Kids Get More’ campaign, Renaissance Phuket resort & Spa gas been selected as the pilot resort to offer a new kid’s menu separating the younger and older kids between 2-13 years old featuring different items that will accommodate their dining experience.

Al the kids have to do is fill out the sign-up form to receive mini benefits including

• 3 scoops of ice cream at any of their restaurants
• Special free activity at their Kid’s World
• “Kid Eats Free” daily one item from ‘kids menu’ when parent orders main course dinner at Loca Vore

To see more images from this event, please visit: http://events.phuketindex.com/new-r-dining-experience-at-renaissance-phuket-resort-and-spa-3297.html

Renaissance Phuket presents Rhythm of Sound

Renaissance Phuket presents Rhythm of SoundWHO: A phenomenal line-up of DJs from around Asia Pacific

WHAT: On November 29th, the Renaissance Phuket Resort & Spa will host a special performance by the hottest up-and-coming DJs including Jaxx Da Fishworks from Japan, DJ EvinKing from China, Thailand natives Krissada Funk & funky Gangster, Oatawa and Kolor One, DJ Sunzone, Space Monkey and the Trio-IMBYU as part of the global entertainment platform RLife LIVE.

Party until the clock strikes 12 and make this November 29th unforgettable.

WHEN: Saturday, November 29th, 2014. From 3.30PM onwards

WHERE: Beach Lawn at Renaissance Phuket Resort & Spa, 555 Moo 3, Mai Khao Beach, Talang, Phuket 83110
www.renaissancephuket.com

CONTACT: KULCHADA BOONRAWD
Kulchada.b@renaissancehotels.com , 076-363 999 #8119

ABOUT RLife LIVE
RLife LIVE (www.RLifeLIVE.com) is Renaissance Hotels’ global entertainment program dedicated to providing hotel guests and local patrons with an intimate, up close and personal look into music, culinary, arts, film and more. Throughout 2011, RLife LIVE will showcase an eclectic fleet of emerging artists at various Renaissance Hotels throughout the world , following the launch of the program in 2010, with artists such as Robin Thicke, Thievery Corporation, Bruno Mars, Robyn and Neon Trees among others.

Renaissance Phuket holds CSR activity at Pan Yee Island

Renaissance Phuket holds CSR activity at Pan Yee IslandOn Thursday 23rd October 2014, Renaissance Phuket Resort & Spa held their R Chef Sharing activity at Pan Yee Island, Phang Nga. The event, which gains International recognition, is opportunity for Marriott Asia Pacific to showcase their culinary talent and let the local community see that they take the F&B business seriously.

Renaissance Phuket holds CSR activity at Pan Yee IslandThe event was held to deliver support to the local soccer team, regional youth champions for 7 consecutive years [1993-2000], who built their own floating soccer pitch from scrap wood. At the event, the Renaissance team handed over 2 mini football goals and 2 footballs to the team.

Renaissance Phuket holds CSR activity at Pan Yee IslandSpeaking to Phuketindex.com at the event, Renaissance Phuket Resort & Spa’s Executive Chef Chris Dodds said “This event being held today is to celebrate International Chef’s Day, a day celebrated all around the world. Renaissance Phuket Resort & Spa decided that we should celebrate this day by giving something back to the community and we choose to do this with the Pan Yee Island community. We’ve come here and played football with the kids and also brought them an assortment of gifts. We hope that by doing this they will become more aware of what we do. We’ve also had time to cook them some treats such as crepes and pancakes, and we’ve also bought them ice creams and made them some special drinks. We can see that they’ve all really had a good day, which is what today was all about!”

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Just the Two of Us Wedding Package at Renaissance Phuket

Just the Two of Us Wedding Package at Renaissance PhuketDISCOVER RENAISSANCE SIGNATURE DETAILS

Renaissance Phuket Resort & Spa offer unparalleled services that your guests will appreciate, from valet parking and spacious guest rooms to private pre-reception areas, breathtaking indoor and outdoor ceremony and reception venues and specialty linens and chair covers, as well as many other wedding extras such as distinctively designed place cards, cake boxes and guestbooks. Renaissance can create a day that’s special for everyone.

WESTERN WEDDING CEREMONY

2 Pax: THB 49,000 Net

Western Ceremony includes:
• Arrangement of western wedding ceremony; celebrant to conduct ceremony, wedding vow and ring exchange ceremony
• Standard flower decoration for western wedding (White & Green Theme) of the ceremony location includes:
_ Flower archway decor
_ Rose Petal scatter along aisles
_ Corsages for the groom
_ One bouquet for the bride
• Welcome drink and cold towel upon arrival at ceremony area
• A bottle of champagne for toasting
• Wedding cake (1 pound)
• 2hrs Photographer during ceremony, 100 digital photos on CD
• Wedding certificate & personalized welcome board
Renaissance Phuket Resort & Spa, 555 Moo 3 Mai Khao Beach, Thalang, Phuket 83110 Thailand
Tel: +66 (0) 76 363 999
Fax +66 (0) 76 363 988
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