Anantara Hotels Resorts & Spas News

Jean-François Laurent, general manager, Anantara Palm Dubai

Jean-François Laurent, general manager, Anantara Palm Dubai

10 November 2017 Videos

Jean-François Laurent, general manager at the Anantara Palm Dubai hotel in the United Arab Emirates, talks to Breaking Travel News at World Travel Market in London. He tells editor Chris O’Toole what we can expect from 2018 and how important it was for the hotel to be recognised by the World Travel Awards.

TravelTalk at the Anantara Hua Hin Resort, Thailand

TravelTalk at the Anantara Hua Hin Resort, Thailand

23 July 2017 Videos

The first resort opened by Anantara is the focus for this edition of Travel Talk. Phil Blizzard visited Thailand’s Royal Resort town of Hua Hin to meet up with Manish Jha, general manager at Anantara Hua Hin Resort, where a tropical downpour meant a hasty retreat to the spa.

Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar Resort, Oman, launches rose water experience

Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar Resort, Oman, launches rose water experience

5 April 2017 Hotel News

Spectacularly secluded in the Al Hajar mountain range, Oman’s Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar Resort beckons the inquisitive traveller with an array of inspirational experiences, from mountaintop yoga and trekking to stargazing, archery and mountain biking. From March until May, guests can witness the full blooming and heady aroma of the Damask roses cascading down the mountain slopes, transforming the terraces of Jabal Akhdar into a riot of colour.

Planning begins for Anantara Zanzibar Resort ahead of 2020 opening

Planning begins for Anantara Zanzibar Resort ahead of 2020 opening

17 January 2017 Hotel News

Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas has announced the development of Anantara Zanzibar Resort, expected to open in 2020 as part of the Zanzibar Amber Resort mixed-use lifestyle community. Occupying in excess of 1,000 hectares of prime Indian Ocean coastline in the north east of Zanzibar, Zanzibar Amber Resort is an integrated project which is currently under development blending contemporary lifestyle aspirations with premium hospitality and world-class facilities.

World Travel Market 2016: Anantara Hotels moves into Europe with Algarve property

World Travel Market 2016: Anantara Hotels moves into Europe with Algarve property

8 November 2016 Hotel News Travel Events News

Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas has announced its first property in Europe. Anantara Vilamoura Algarve Resort will join the brand’s luxury portfolio in April 2017. Located in the Algarve in the south of Portugal, just 15 minutes from Faro International Airport, the existing 280-room property is currently operating as Tivoli Victoria and boasts stunning views over the Arnold Palmer designed Oceânico golf course.

Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar Resort opens in Oman

Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar Resort opens in Oman

28 October 2016 Hotel News

Anantara’s first resort in Oman, the hotly anticipated Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar Resort, has opened its doors. Perched 2,000 metres above sea level on the Sultanate’s fabled ‘Green Mountain’, Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar Resort is the highest five star luxury resort in the Middle East and offers a huge variety of activities – from high adrenalin to total relaxation – as well as a wealth of cultural experiences.

Anantara Kalutara Resort opens in Sri Lanka

Anantara Kalutara Resort opens in Sri Lanka

20 October 2016 Hotel News

Anantara Hotels, Resorts & has opened its second resort in Sri Lanka, with the doors opening at the 141-key Anantara Kalutara Resort, a peacefully secluded hideaway located along the island’s south-west coast. Only ten minutes from the town of Kalutara and an hour south of the capital Colombo, Anantara Kalutara has a unique setting between the Indian Ocean and Kalu River and boasts coastal, river and lagoon frontage, providing a tranquil retreat in between the array of enriching nearby adventures. 

Both takes over leadership of Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel

Both takes over leadership of Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel

14 June 2016 Hotel News

Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas has appointed Patrick Both as general manager of Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel. Both brings with him 21 years of diverse international hotelier experience, including over five years of noteworthy management positions for Anantara in the Maldives, Vietnam and the United Arab Emirates, where his most recent position was as general manager at the award-winning Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort by Anantara in Abu Dhabi.