Thailand Tourism News

Dusit to welcome dusitD2 Phuket Aria Hotel

Dusit to welcome dusitD2 Phuket Aria Hotel

22nd Nov 2016 Hotel News

Dusit International has signed a management agreement with Phuket-based property developer Layana Development to operate the dusitD2 Phuket Aria hotel in Surin Beach. Located on the west coast of Phuket between Bang Tao and Kamala Beaches, and just 30 minutes by car from Phuket International Airport, Surin Beach is dubbed ‘Millionaire’s Row’ due to its cluster of high-end resorts and residences.

Marriott Executive Apartments takes World Travel Awards triple crown

Marriott Executive Apartments takes World Travel Awards triple crown

Marriott Executive Apartments has been named Thailand’s Leading Serviced Apartment Brand for the third consecutive year at World Travel Awards Asia & Australasia Gala Ceremony 2016. The annual awards were voted for by travel and tourism professionals from around the world and were established to recognise, acknowledge and reward excellence in the hospitality industry.

Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary launches group sessions

Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary launches group sessions

16th Aug 2016 Hotel News Spa News

To enhance its individual wellness programs and personalised health journeys, Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary & Holistic Spa is now introducing small group retreats. Guided by distinct wellness experts, the new Life Enhancement Retreats provide a setting for guests to explore specific areas of interest in greater depth and benefit from the dynamic group energy and support network of like-minded individuals, with a maximum of 12 participants per retreat.

Banyan Tree Samui partners with Amrita for new wellness programmes

Banyan Tree Samui partners with Amrita for new wellness programmes

6th Jul 2016 Hotel News Spa News

Banyan Tree Samui, a stunning private pool villa resort overlooking Thailand’s Lamai Bay, has introduced two new exclusive detox and dietary programmes in partnership with leading wellness provider, Amrita. The retreat only uses natural and local elements and marks the first time that Banyan Tree Samui will host a wellness sanctuary at the resort.

Qatar Airways to offer Chang Mai, Thailand, flights from December

Qatar Airways to offer Chang Mai, Thailand, flights from December

26th May 2016 Airline News Tourism News

Qatar Airways has announced that it will expand its network to Chiang Mai in Thailand from December 16th. The airline will fly to Chiang Mai five times a week via Yangon, the former capital of Myanmar, with an A330-200. The largest and most culturally significant city in northern Thailand, Chiang Mai will be the fourth city in the Asian country to be served by Qatar Airways, which currently flies to Bangkok and Phuket, and will commence flights to Krabi on December 6th.

Phi Phi Island Village Beach Resort reopens following £3.5m renovation

Phi Phi Island Village Beach Resort reopens following £3.5m renovation

25th May 2016 Hotel News Tourism News

Set on a tropical island, across a vast expanse of lush gardens, including 70 acres of swaying coconut palms and an 800-metre private beachfront, Phi Phi Island Village Beach Resort is delighted to announce an extensive £3.5 million renovation to be fully completed in October 2016. With the completion of 45 brand new luxurious and exclusive private villas and a glimmering 25-metre beachfront infinity pool, the picturesque resort with its own private beach is the ideal destination for those seeking barefoot luxury in the midst of some seriously serene surroundings.

Emirates launches seventh daily service to Bangkok

Emirates launches seventh daily service to Bangkok

20th May 2016 Airline News Tourism News

Emirates has announced its seventh daily service between Dubai and Bangkok starting from July 1st. The additional service, which will be operated by a Boeing 777-300ER aircraft, will help meet growing passenger demand, affirming Thailand’s position as a popular destination for business and leisure. It will make Bangkok one of the most served destinations on the Emirates network, on par with Kuwait and Doha.

Amari Koh Samui reopens following extensive overhaul

Amari Koh Samui reopens following extensive overhaul

31st Mar 2016 Hotel News

A favourite among holidaymakers since it opened 25 years ago, Amari Koh Samui has unveil its brand-new look. Following a 12-month refurbishment period, the resort reopens with freshly revamped guest rooms, public and outdoor areas, spa and restaurants.

Marriott Executive Apartments recognised by World Travel Awards

Marriott Executive Apartments recognised by World Travel Awards

30th Mar 2016 Focus

Marriott Executive Apartments have been named as Thailand’s Leading Serviced Apartment Brand at the World Travel Awards for the second time. The annual award was voted by worldwide travel and tourism professionals and established to recognise, acknowledge and reward excellence in the travel and tourism industry, which the organisation has demonstrated throughout the year.