Renaissance Phuket Resort & Spa is now offering a special promotion for special occasions like the 2010 World Cup.  Join them, for the FIFA World Cup from South Africa, at ‘Sand Bar’, where all the matches will be live on the big screen and the beer is world class.

Beer Buckets (equivalent to 5 bottles) *
Chang          THB 520
Heineken    THB 520
Corona         THB 780
South African Wines (20% off) *
Klein Constantia Riesling 2007                        THB 1,850
KC Cabernet Sauvignon/Merlot 2005              THB 1,950


Enter the World Cup Lucky Draw

Get a ticket with every two buckets of beer purchased at ‘Sand Bar’ during a match, jot down your best guess of the 2010 World Cup champion team on it, along with your name and email, and you could win two nights at Renaissance Phuket Resort & Spa with Breakfast for two.

*Prices subject to 17.7% service charge and applicable government tax

For more information, please contact
Renaissance Phuket Resort & Spa
555, Moo 3, Maikhao, Talang, Phuket 83100 Thailand
t: +66 76 363 999 f: +66 76 363 988
renaissancephuket.com

The Renaissance Phuket Resort and Spa opened this week off Mai Khao beach in the north of Phuket Island promising a boutique experience with distinctive luxury and exceptional service.  The third Renaissance in Thailand, this new gem is the ultimate escape for intimate vacations, executive retreats and romantic honeymoons.  The 180-room resort opened under a long-term management agreement with Seacon Hotels & Resorts Company, Limited with Jason Nuell as General Manager and Joanne Chung as Director of Sales and Marketing.

“In our unique portfolio of distinctive hotels, this Phuket resort stands out like no other,” said Tina Edmundson, Senior Vice President Lifestyle Brands and Renaissance operations. “Legendary Thai service combined with modern touches of luxury and local architectural design offer unparalleled ambiance and style at one of the world’s most desirable vacation spots.”

Located adjacent to Sirinath Marine National Park, the Renaissance Phuket Resort and Spa features an impressive 17 kilometer stretch of unspoiled sandy beach. Colors incorporated in the hotel’s d้cor are inspired by natural surroundings including the bright blue waters of the Andaman Sea, the glistening white sands and the vibrant colored coral reefs. The hotel has 150 deluxe rooms, four one-bedroom suites, 25 one bedroom villas with private pools and one oceanfront three bedroom villa.

In celebration of its opening, the Renaissance Phuket Resort and Spa is offering an introductory package for THB 5,555+++ (approximately $175) that includes deluxe accommodations and complimentary American breakfast for two adults.  A villa package starts at THB 8,888+++ (approximately $275) and includes breakfast as well as free internet. This offer is valid through October 31, 2010.

The Renaissance Phuket Resort and Spa offers five restaurants that promise to satisfy every palate. ‘Takieng’ serves up hot, sour, salty and sweet dishes that make up Thai cuisine. Located directly below ‘Takieng’ is the ‘Sand’ that offers a fun and cool daytime hangout during the day and transforms into a contemporary bar and barbecue restaurant in the evening.  From lobsters to shrimps, fish to crabs, Phuket is a haven for seafood and ‘Loca Vore’ features an exquisite menu that highlights these fresh resources. Warm and inviting, The ‘Lounge’ is located in the heart of the hotel and offers quaint semi private spaces to conduct social or business meetings while enjoying good food. Open all day, ‘Doppio’ is a modern and residential bake shop that offers deli items accompanied by a variety of hot beverages offered in the cosmopolitan ‘Espresso and Leaf’ tea bar.

The resort offers numerous relaxing treatments at the award winning ‘Quan’ spa that features soothing bath therapies, unwinding massages and various other refreshing body treatments. Using fresh local ingredients that have wellness factors such as coconut, mango and banana, ‘Quan’ treatments give guests a unique and revitalizing tropical spa experience.

While parents are relaxing at ‘Quan’, children can take advantage of the hotel’s kids club that offers video games, reading corners and activity centers. Babysitting services are also available for families with infants. A fully equipped fitness center has modern cardio machines and free weights along with several fitness classes for those who enjoy an active lifestyle.

As the perfect destination wedding and events venue, the Renaissance Phuket Resort and Spa has six meeting rooms totaling nearly 3,000 square feet, seating 160 people. High tech equipment along with certified planners guarantees well-planned and successful events.

Renaissance Phuket Resort and Spa participates in Marriott Rewards, the guest reward program that allows its over 30 million members to earn points or airline miles for each dollar spent during each stay.

Marriot International is currently represented by 17 hotels in Thailand offering 4,422 rooms spanning five lodging brands, including JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts in the luxury tier, Marriott Hotels & Resorts and Renaissance Hotels in the upscale deluxe tier, Courtyard by Marriott Hotels in the upper moderate tier and Marriott Executive Apartments in the extended-stay category.

The Renaissance Phuket Resort and Spa opened this week off Mai Khao beach in the
north of Phuket Island promising a boutique experience with distinctive luxury
and exceptional service.  The third Renaissance in Thailand, this new gem is
the ultimate escape for intimate vacations, executive retreats and romantic
honeymoons.  The 180-room resort opened under a long-term management agreement
with Seacon Hotels & Resorts Company, Limited with Jason Nuell as General
Manager and Joanne Chung as Director of Sales and Marketing.

“In our unique portfolio of distinctive hotels, this Phuket resort stands out
like no other,” said Tina Edmundson, Senior Vice President Lifestyle Brands and
Renaissance operations. “Legendary Thai service combined with modern touches of
luxury and local architectural design offer unparalleled ambiance and style at
one of the world’s most desirable vacation spots.”

Located adjacent to Sirinath Marine National Park, the Renaissance Phuket Resort
and Spa features an impressive 17 kilometer stretch of unspoiled sandy beach.
Colors incorporated in the hotel’s d้cor are inspired by natural surroundings
including the bright blue waters of the Andaman Sea, the glistening white sands
and the vibrant colored coral reefs. The hotel has 150 deluxe rooms, four
one-bedroom suites, 25 one bedroom villas with private pools and one oceanfront
three bedroom villa.

In celebration of its opening, the Renaissance Phuket Resort and Spa is offering
an introductory package for THB 5,555+++ (approximately $175) that includes
deluxe accommodations and complimentary American breakfast for two adults.  A
villa package starts at THB 8,888+++ (approximately $275) and includes
breakfast as well as free internet. This offer is valid through October 31,
2010.

The Renaissance Phuket Resort and Spa offers five restaurants that promise to
satisfy every palate. ‘Takieng’ serves up hot, sour, salty and sweet dishes
that make up Thai cuisine. Located directly below ‘Takieng’ is the ‘Sand’ that
offers a fun and cool daytime hangout during the day and transforms into a
contemporary bar and barbecue restaurant in the evening.  From lobsters to
shrimps, fish to crabs, Phuket is a haven for seafood and ‘Loca Vore’ features
an exquisite menu that highlights these fresh resources. Warm and inviting, The
‘Lounge’ is located in the heart of the hotel and offers quaint semi private
spaces to conduct social or business meetings while enjoying good food. Open
all day, ‘Doppio’ is a modern and residential bake shop that offers deli items
accompanied by a variety of hot beverages offered in the cosmopolitan ‘Espresso
and Leaf’ tea bar.

The resort offers numerous relaxing treatments at the award winning ‘Quan’ spa
that features soothing bath therapies, unwinding massages and various other
refreshing body treatments. Using fresh local ingredients that have wellness
factors such as coconut, mango and banana, ‘Quan’ treatments give guests a
unique and revitalizing tropical spa experience.

While parents are relaxing at ‘Quan’, children can take advantage of the hotel’s
kids club that offers video games, reading corners and activity centers.
Babysitting services are also available for families with infants. A fully
equipped fitness center has modern cardio machines and free weights along with
several fitness classes for those who enjoy an active lifestyle.

As the perfect destination wedding and events venue, the Renaissance Phuket
Resort and Spa has six meeting rooms totaling nearly 3,000 square feet, seating
160 people. High tech equipment along with certified planners guarantees
well-planned and successful events.

Renaissance Phuket Resort and Spa participates in Marriott Rewards, the guest
reward program that allows its over 30 million members to earn points or
airline miles for each dollar spent during each stay.

Marriot International is currently represented by 17 hotels in Thailand offering
4,422 rooms spanning five lodging brands, including JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts
in the luxury tier, Marriott Hotels & Resorts and Renaissance Hotels in the
upscale deluxe tier, Courtyard by Marriott Hotels in the upper moderate tier
and Marriott Executive Apartments in the extended-stay category.