Hotel News

Absolute Sanctuary unveils resort-wide transformation
Absolute Sanctuary in Koh Samui unveils its new, refreshed look & feel. Known for its distinctive Mediterranean design, the resort has traded its yellow facade for a lively pastel tone. The 38-room resort has created a new outdoor yoga Shala, a private Pilates studio and a new immune boosting program. A new partnership with luxury skincare brand Ytsara means their spa has been revamped offer a new range of treatments.

Keemala introduces new dining experiences
Keemala Phuket Resort has unveiled a new ‘Indian Afternoon Tea’ dining experience featuring premium, organic teas and street-food inspired dishes reflecting the vibrancy of Chef Ravi’s home. They have also introduced Moo Kra-tha, an immensely popular Thai barbecue hot pot, available at the Keemala restaurant.

The Peninsula Bangkok launches new Chinese plant-based restaurant
The signature dining concept orchestrated by Mei Jiang’s culinary team will take diners on an extraordinary Chinese plant-based culinary-experience journey at Mei Jiang. Krug Champagne and canapés are served as Chef takes you on a tour of the kitchen and explains the concept. The Mei Jiang Exclusive experience is priced at THB 9,888 net per person for a nine-course menu.
The Peninsula is also pleased to offer guests PCR testing within the hotel, making Test & Go packages easy for guests.

Cross Hotels & Resorts launched ‘Brand Hallmarks’
Cross Hotels have launched a ‘brand hallmarks’ programme for all three of their exciting brands. The hallmarks each represent the benefits you receive at each hotel brand, for example Cross offers round the clock bubbly breakfast, ‘design your drink’ in-room cocktail mixes and a free departure gift, whilst Cross Vibe offers a DJ breakfast and ‘quest of the day’.

New Family Jungle Bubble at Anantara Golden Triangle
The transparent Jungle Bubbles at Anantara Golden Triangle Elephant Camp & Resort in Northern Thailand offer the opportunity to spend the night observing rescued elephants roaming in their natural habitat. They are pleased to announce a new addition: a double bubble ideal for families or a group of friends. The new double bubble, perched on a wooden deck above the forest, sleeps up to eight people and is fully air-conditioned, offering two bedrooms, each with an en-suite shower and a spacious outdoor deck with a plunge pool and dining area.

New luxury river cruise in Bangkok
Loy River Song, which launched during lockdown, is Thailand’s newest ultra-private luxury river cruiser on the Chao Phraya River, charting a route from modern day Bangkok to Siam’s ancient capital of Ayutthaya. The new luxury boat, which sleeps up to eight people, offers a collection of itineraries ranging from two days/one night to four days/three nights exploring the country, villages and towns along the Chao Phraya River.

Angsana Laguna Phuket introduces new Catch & Cook excursion
Create Phuket memories with a fantastic day of sea fishing on a local longtail boat. Hear the stories of the place you are touring and have the opportunity to catch mackerel or bass. Your catch will be cooked by Angsana’s chef with your preferred cooking style. This is as fresh as it gets!

Courtyard by Marriott Bangkok unveils renovated guest rooms
All 314 guest rooms and 2 suites at Courtyard by Marriott Bangkok have completed extensive redesign under the concept “Touch of Nature”; a constant longing of finding ways to reconnect with nature to make sure that guests will be comfortable and relaxed during their stay and beyond. The newly renovated guest rooms have been completely redecorated in bright and earthy tones. Inspired by natural elements such as trees, leaves, and stones.

Rayavadee changes its pier
Rayavadee is pleased to announce the change of Rayavadee’s pier from Nam Mao pier to Nong Nuch pier starting from 7th February 2022 onwards. Nong Nuch pier is located in Krabi town where the transfer time is approx. 20 minutes from Krabi International Airport. Once at the pier, you will be met by a member of our boat crew and you will join our transfer boat for a short trip to our property (traveling time 20 minutes). The ride offers lovely views of the coastline.

JW Marriott unveils extensive resort development
All guest rooms, along with central facilities and signature restaurants have been fully renovated and offer a luxurious and elegant design which has received excellent, award winning feedback. Their resort extension will be opening in June this year and boasts 124 new rooms, 3 exquisite pool villas, an additional 700 metres of swimming pool, and two new F&B outlet. They have also announced that JW Marriott Khao Lak Resort Suites will open in June, a stunning collection of 52 two bedroom suites catering perfectly to discerning families who require the luxury of space when travelling.