Centara Hotels And Resorts News

Centara appoints Blaiklock to new deputy chief executive role

Centara appoints Blaiklock to new deputy chief executive role

9 November 2017 Hotel News

Centara Hotels & Resorts has appointed Markland Blaiklock to the role of deputy chief executive officer, effective immediately. Blaiklock will be responsible for steering the continued expansion of Centara, which aims to double both its revenues and number of properties over the next five years.

Thamrongwarasart to lead Centara Chaan Talay Resort & Villas Trat

Thamrongwarasart to lead Centara Chaan Talay Resort & Villas Trat

7 August 2017 Hotel News

Centara Hotels & Resorts has announced the appointment of Thatthep Thamrongwarasart to manage the beach resort in Trat, on the east side of the Gulf of Thailand. Thatthep graduated with a bachelor’s degree in general management from Bangkok University and has a diploma in travel and tourism from Cavendish College London.

Poungvarin to lead Centara Kata Resort Phuket

Poungvarin to lead Centara Kata Resort Phuket

22 May 2017 Hotel News

Centara Hotels & Resorts announced the latest movement of its management executive team with the transfer of Veerapol Poungvarin, former resort manager at Centara Chaan Talay Resorts & Villas, to be the new resort manager of Centara Kata Resort Phuket.

Centara opens first hotel in Middle East

Centara opens first hotel in Middle East

20 May 2017 Hotel News

Centara Hotels & Resorts continues to expand internationally with the opening of a four-star, 152-room hotel in Muscat. The property becomes its fifth hotel outside Thailand and first of three planned for the Middle East.

Taulien promoted to general manager at Centara Ceysands Resort

Taulien promoted to general manager at Centara Ceysands Resort

9 May 2017 Hotel News

Mario Taulien appointed general manager of Centara Ceysands Resort & Spa, Sri Lanka. Centara Hotels & Resorts has appointed Mario Taulien, former resident manager at Centara Grand Beach Resort Samui Thailand, to the role of general manager at Centara Ceysands Resort & Spa, Sri Lanka.

Centara Hotels & Resorts signs on for fourth Maldives property

Centara Hotels & Resorts signs on for fourth Maldives property

10 April 2017 Hotel News

Centara Hotels & Resorts has signed a new hotel management agreement for its fourth beach resort under the Centara umbrella in the Maldives - Centara Grand Muthaafushi Resort & Spa Maldives. The signing ceremony took place between Centara Hotels & Resorts and partners Muthaafushi Orient Investments and Well Land Investment.

Thouvard to lead Centara Grand Beach Resort Samui, Thailand

Thouvard to lead Centara Grand Beach Resort Samui, Thailand

22 February 2017 Hotel News

Denis Thouvard has taken up the position of general manager of Centara Grand Beach Resort Samui, Thailand. Thouvard is French national who firstly joined Centara Hotels & Resorts team in 2009 as general manager for the opening of Centara Grand Beach Resort Phuket.

Nakheel signs for 550-room hotel with Centara in Dubai

Nakheel signs for 550-room hotel with Centara in Dubai

10 January 2017 Hotel News

UAE master developer Nakheel and leading Thai hotel group Centara Hotels & Resorts have signed a joined venture agreement to create a 550-room million beachfront resort with waterpark at Deira Islands in Dubai. Under the agreement, cemented in Bangkok by Nakheel chairman Ali Rashid Lootah and Centara chairman Suthikiati Chirathivat, the two companies will deliver an upscale resort on a prime stretch of beach on Deira Islands.

Centara Azure Hotel Pattaya opens in Thailand

Centara Azure Hotel Pattaya opens in Thailand

28 December 2016 Hotel News

Centrally-located within a prime setting in Central Pattaya, the newly-opened Centara Azure Hotel Pattaya has joined the existing six Centara properties in the city. This stylish hotel provides convenient access to dining, shopping and Pattaya’s bustling nightlife.

Montakarn Shutt takes up communications role at Centara

Montakarn Shutt takes up communications role at Centara

17 September 2016 Hotel News

Centara Hotels & Resorts has appointed Montakarn Shutt as the company’s newest communications executive. Montakarn will be instrumental in overseeing the company’s brand image and reputation through PR, as well as strengthening relationships with local and international media, social influencers and overseas representative offices.

Centara Hotels & Resorts reveals two new China properties

Centara Hotels & Resorts reveals two new China properties

9 August 2016 Hotel News

Centara Hotels & Resorts’ latest venture is two new properties in China, with the group’s management signing two new agreements for what will become the new ‘Centara Grand Beach Resort Jin Tai Hainan’ in Hainan Province and the ‘Centara Villas Zhaoqing’ in Guangdong Province. Thirayuth Chirathivat, chief executive of Centara Hotels & Resorts, commented that the addition of new properties, in these strategic Eastern locations, is an excellent opportunity to expand the company’s portfolio.

Centara to open a new resort in Krabi

Centara to open a new resort in Krabi

23 July 2016 Hotel News

Centara Hotels & Resorts is planning its third property in Krabi at the end of 2016, Centra by Centara Phu Pano Resort will feature 158 rooms that vary from Centra Superior, Centra Superior Pool View and Centra Family Residence.