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Quiet resort, in the heart of bustling northeast Samui, offers casual luxury, convenience comfort (sea breezes, gardens and pool) and a cozy, embracing atmosphere. (10 minutes from the airport)

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13/1 Moo 2, Chaweng Beach, Bophut, Koh Samui, Suratthani 84320 Thailand Tel: +66 (0) 7742 9700 Fax: +66 (0) 7742 9749 rsvn_msm@muangsamui.com www.muangsamui.com


PUBLISHER’S LETTER

David Lihn I began writing about the hotels and resorts in Thailand over a decade ago as an informative addition to my annual golf guide – to alert readers to the diverse places they could stay while visiting the outstanding golf courses I was reporting. And, I discovered, Thailand has a bounty of superb resorts. I was able to research the marvelous options a guest to Thailand has when visiting its cities, beaches, coastlines, mountains, islands and jungles, stretching 2,000 kilometers from the north (the Chiangrai and Changmai highlands), to the south (the Phuket, Krabi and Samui beaches). Countless splendid and diverse choices exist for both the budget or luxury tourist. Many of the resorts are owned by Thai families, who invest their funds, time, hearts and souls into the individual properties. The glorious surprises continued to pop up. The enthusiastic owners reached out to energetic general managers who arrive from all parts of the planet to share their expertise. Dedicated, insightful, witty – sometimes overwhelmed – they all bring a passion for achievement and character to the experience. My thanks to my indefatigable partner, Kineeya (Bew) Somsuan, whose vision gave birth to this comprehensive book and whose buoyant enthusiasm and extraordinary drive brought it to fruition. Dedicated. Professional. Nonpareil.

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Romantic, Idyllic And Memorable

Spacious and charming, clean, northeast Samui town are a scant four kilometers from the airport. The beach sprawls out from the pool, excellent restaurants line the quaint street – and that tropical weather adds the exclamation point.

It’s luxurious, classy, well-managed and offers all of the amenities, particularly a cave-themed, comforting spa with some excellent treatments.

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Thailand Information

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BANGKOK The Berkeley Hotel 12 Anantara Bangkok Sathorn 13 Dream Bangkok 14 Fraser Suites Sukhumvit 15 Serviced Apartment GLOW Ratchada 12 16 GLOW Trinity Silom 17 Hope Land Executive 18 Serviced Apartments Hope Land Executive Residence 19 Jasmine City Hotel 20 Jasmine Grande Residence 21 Jasmine Resort Hotel 22 The Grand Sathorn, Bangkok 23 Narai Hotel 24 Triple Two Silom Hotel 26 RATCHABURI (SUAN PHUENG) Ashcarya Boutique Resort Baan Rim Kao The Banyan Leaf Luxury Boutique Resort KANCHANABURI Pung-Waan Resort Pung-Waan Resort & Spa MIDA RESORT Kanchanaburi

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PATTAYA AYA Boutique Pattaya Hotel 40 Basaya Beach Hotel and Resort 41 Courtyard by Marriott South Pattaya 42 Cape Dara Resort 43 D Varee Jomtien Beach Pattaya 44 Intimate Hotel 46 Woodlands Hotel & Resort 47

KOH SAMET Le Vimarn Cottages and Spa 48 Paradee Resort 49 KOH CHANG AWA Resort Koh Chang AANA Resort & Spa Kacha Resort & Spa Koh Chang Koh Chang Cliff Beach Resort The Spa Koh Chang The Dewa Koh Chang HUA HIN Amari Hua Hin Baby Grand Hua Hin D Varee Diva Kiang Haad Beach Hua Hin G Hua Hin Resort And Mall Villa Maroc Resort Mida De Sea Hua Hin

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KOH SAMUI Arayaburi Boutique Resort 67 Banburee Resort and Restorative 68 Health Residence Chaweng Regent Beach Resort 70 Chaweng Cove Beach Resort 72 Grand Hill Residence 73 The Fair House Beach 74 Resort & Hotel Fair House Villas & Spa 75 Kanda Residences Samui 76 Samui Buri Beach Resort 78 Samui Resotel Beach Resort 79 Sand Sea Resort & Spa 80 Samui Verticolor 81 The Sarann Koh Samui 82

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KOH YAO YAI GLOW Elixir Koh Yao Yai Koh Yao Yai Village Resort

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KRABI Deevana Plaza Krabi Aonang Holiday Inn Resort Krabi Ao Nang Beach Nakamanda Resort & Spa The Elements Krabi Resort Arayaburi Resort Phi Phi / Bay View Resort Pimalai Resort & Spa

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PHUKET Crystal Wild Resort Panwa Phuket 96 Deevana Patong Resort & Spa 98 Deevana Plaza Phuket Patong 99 Holiday Inn Resort Phuket Mai 101 Khao Beach Hyton Leelavadee, Phuket 102 Nook-Dee Resort 103 The Royal Paradise Hotel & Spa 104 The Aquamarine Resort & Villa 106 The Memory at on on hotel phuket 108 Woraburi Phuket Resort & Spa 109

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CHIANG MAI - MAE HONG SON At Nata Chiang Mai Chic 112 Jungle Resort Chompor Lanna Boutique Resort 113 Dusit Princess Chiang Mai 114 Duangtawan Hotel Chiang Mai 116 Eurana Boutique Hotel 117 Furama Chiang Mai 118 Prat Rajapruek Resort & Spa 119 Proud Phu Fah 120 Phu Pai Art Resort - Pai Hotel 121 in Mae Hong Son Woodfield Resort, Chiang Mai 122

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THAILAND

THAILAND INFORMATION Thailand, the only Southeast Asian nation never to have been colonized by European powers, is a constitutional monarchy whose current head of state is HM Bhumibol Adulyadej. A unified Thai kingdom has existed since the mid-14th century, and Thailand was known as Siam until 1939, when it officially became the Kingdom of Thailand.

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Geography Thailand is the 50th largest country in the world; most nearly equal in size to Spain. Located just 15 degrees north of the equator, Thailand has a tropical climate, and temperatures typically range from 19 to 38 degrees C (66-100 F). Thailand’s largest peak, Doi Inthanon, is 2,565 meters (8,415 ft) tall. Thailand covers 510,890 sq km of land and 2,230 sq km of water. The coastline of Thailand is 3,219 km long. Thailand’s longest shared border is with Myanmar (Burma), stretching 1,800 km.

Weather The weather in Thailand is generally hot and humid: typical of its location within the tropics. Generally speaking, Thailand can be divided into three seasons: “hot” season, rainy season and “cool” season, though Thailand’s geography allows visitors to find suitable weather somewhere in the country throughout the year.


People While 80% of Thailand’s population are that, He remeny represent the mix of peoples in souefy. Chinese, Indian, Malay, Mon, Khmer, Burmese and Lao decent. In Bangkok, there is a greater diversity of ethnicities, including a large number of expatriate residents from across the globe. Other geographic distinctions of the population include a Muslim majority in the south near the Malaysian border, and hill tribe ethnic groups, such as the Hmong and Karen, who live in the northern mountains.

Population The population of Thailand comprises roughly 65 million citizens, the majority of whom are ethnically Thai, though peoples of Chinese, Indian, Malay, Mon, Khmer, Burmese and Lao origin are also represented to varying degrees.

Area Thailand has an approximate geographical area of 514, 000 sq km (200,000 sq miles). This makes Thailand roughly equivalent in size to Spain or Texas. Capital : Bangkok

Language More than 92% of the population speaks Thai or one of it’s regional dialects. While the Thai language is the official language of Thailand, as a result of its cosmopolitan capital city and established tourism infrastructure, English is spoken and understood throughout much of the land.

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THAILAND’S CENTRAL REGION Ratchaburi / Suan Phueng This bordering district of Ratchaburi would have fallen off the travellers’ radar had it not been for a string of Mediterranean-themed resorts dotting its mountainous landscape. Most are destinations in themselves, complete with a horse ranch, sheep farm, trickling streams and European gardens. But securing a room at one of these resort farms requires advance planning, as each has only a limited number of rooms and, believe it or not, they fill in very fast.

Ayutthaya

Kanchanaburi

Just a quick train ride or drive from Bangkok Ayutthaya is a must see Unesco World Heritage site, dotting the landscape with centuries old temples. Reminiscent of times past, Ayutthaya was once home to the capitol of the ancient Siam kingdom that existed from 1351 to 1767. Try to visit 9 temples in one day for an added boost of luck and good fortune.

Kanchanaburi province, located a few hours from Bangkok offers a plethora of activities for Travelers. Some include a visit to the infamous River Kwai, The World War memorial museum and cemetery, as well as Hellfire Pass are major draws for day activities. Be sure to see Erawan falls, one of the largest and most beautiful waterfalls in Thailand. This province burgeons more and more each year, popular with local and foreign tourist for its renowned riverside weekends in floating hotels.

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Amphawa Floating Market An afternoon floating market by the canal ne a r Wa t A mp ha wa n C het iy a ra m (parking is available). On Friday, Saturday and Sunday, from 12am – 8pm, the Amphawa Canal is occupied by vendors who pack their boats with food and drinks, such as fried sea mussels, noodles, coffee, O-liang (iced black coffee) and sweets.


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The Berkeley Hotel 12 Anantara Bangkok Sathorn 13 Dream Bangkok 14 Fraser Suites Sukhumvit 15 Serviced Apartment GLOW Ratchada 12 16 GLOW Trinity Silom 17 Hope Land Executive 18 Serviced Apartments Hope Land Executive Residence 19 Jasmine City Hotel 20 Jasmine Grande Residence 21 Jasmine Resort Hotel 22 The Grand Sathorn, Bangkok 23 Narai Hotel 24 Triple Two Silom Hotel 26

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Anantara Bangkok Sathorn Ideally situated in central Bangkok, Anantara Bangkok Sathorn offers guests multiple travel options so that they may explore the capital’s famous cosmopolitan and cultural attractions with ease. Defined by contemporary style, an attractive host of facilities, and of course Anantara’s warm and personal service, our upscale hotel provides the perfect urban sanctuary for both leisure and business travellers. Energise in the 32 metre pool, or at the fitness centre and tennis court. Reward a day of adventure or business dealings with pampering Asian spa therapies. Savour a great range of the most popular local and world flavours, while the Kasara Lounge experience offers a myriad of exclusive privileges throughout the day.

Facilities & Services Room Service Swiming Pool Spa Restaurants & Bar Fitness

Rooftop Dining Kasara Lounge 36 Narathiwat-Ratchanakarin Road Bangkok 10120 Thailand Phone: +66 2 210 9000 Fax: +66 2 210 9001 Email: bangkoksathorn@anantara.com

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Dream Bangkok Dream Bangkok is located along a quiet soi just a short stroll from Sukhumvit Road, with easy access to Bangkok’s fashion, business, entertainment, nightlife, shopping and international hospital options. The hotel features 195 guest rooms & suites: Classic Room (27 sqm); Premier Room (30 sqm); Dream Room (32 sqm); Premier Suite (45 sqm); Dream Suite (50 sqm); Dream Exclusive Suite (66 sqm) and Dream Nirvana Suite (80 sqm). The Seven Rituals Sanctuary and Spa, the rooftop pool, and the fully-equipped fitness center (open 24 hours) all provide relaxing and rejuvenating experiences. Flava Restaurant introduces Thai and Western cuisine and Flava Bar & Lounge is a trendy nightclub.

Facilities & Services 10 Soi Sukhumvit 15, Sukhumvit Road, Klongtoey Nua, Wattana, Bangkok 10110, Thailand Tel: +66 2 254 8500 Fax:+66 2 254 8534 Email: reservations@dreambkk.com www.dreamhotels.com/Bangkok

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Swimming Pool Rooftop Pool Bar 24 Hours Room Service Pet Friendly Room Laundry Service Restaurants & Bars Limousine Service

Free Wi-Fi Fitness Center Currency Exchange Thai Massage Concierge Business Center


Fraser Suites Sukhumvit Serviced Apartment Fraser Suites Sukhumvit, nestled in a landscaped garden on Sukhumvit Soi 11, one of Bangkok’s most vibrant areas, provides a sense of privacy, security and luxury for the urban dweller. Fraser Suites offers stylish options for modern city living, with 163 luxurious serviced apartments; comprising studio (52 sqm) one bedroom (60-80 sqm); two bedroom (95-125 sqm); three-bedroom (134-160 sqm) and the elegant penthouse (100-130 sqm) all featuring fully-equipped kitchens and expansive bedrooms, and enhanced with tech-savvy services from high-speed wireless broadband access and MP3 connectivity to high-end entertainment system for business or pleasure. Concierge service is available 24/7 for your convenience.

Facilities & Services Fully furnished Free wireless Swimming pool Sauna room Fitness centre Satellite T.V.

Laundry and cleaning services 24 hour security Free car park Limousine and taxi service

38/8 Sukhumvit Road Soi 11, KlongToeyNua, Wattana, Bangkok 10110, Thailand Tel: +66 2 207 9300 Fax: +66 2 207 9301 Email: sales.sukhumvit@frasershospitality.com www.frasershospitality.com

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GLOW Ratchada 12 The newly built GLOW Ratchada 12 offers a fresh and convenient solution to one of Bangkok’s busiest and expanding business residential areas coming in October 2015. The emerging district of Ratchadapisek, GLOW plays host to multiple shopping and entertainment venues including Central RAMA 9, The Esplanade, IT Fortune Town and the Thailand Cultural Centre, plus major businesses. The Huai Khwang MRT subway link provides easy access. Accommodation types vary, offering comfortable options. The guestrooms are complemented by a modern fitness facility that overlooks the outdoor swimming pool, providing a healthy work-out regimen. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are available in the all-day restaurant, where you will have a choice to dine inside or on the outdoor dining terrace.

Facilities & Services 194 Ratchadapisek Road, Huai Khwang, Bangkok 10320 Tel: +66 2 652 2822 Fax: +66 2 652 2821 Email: sales@zinchospitality.com www.glowbyzinc.com/ratchada12

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GLOW Trinity Silom Getting to GLOW Trinity Silom is a breeze. The hotel is conveniently located in the heart of Bangkok just off Silom and Sathorn Roads, with easy access to Bangkok’s main expressway and mass transport systems. The Suvarnabhumi International Airport is a mere 40 minutes by drive, while both the Chong Nonsri BTS skytrain and Silom MRT subway stations are just a few minutes’ walk from the hotel.  Escape the infamous Bangkok traffic and enjoy more time touring the Land of Smiles or attending to the day’s business. With the exciting city just outside the front door, it’s up to you to decide which way you want to GLOW each day!

Facilities & Services Free Wi-Fi Outdoor swimming pool Fitness center Sauna room Business center

Laundry and dry cleaning services Babysitting service Limousine and taxi service Free car park 24 hours security

150 Silom Soi 3 (Naratiwas Soi 3 or Sathorn Soi 8) Silom Road, Bangkok 10500 Thailand Tel +66 2 231 5050 Reservation Direct line +66 2 231 5301 Fax +66 2 231 5417 E-mail: rsvn.silom@glowbyzinc.com www.glowbyzinc.com/trinity-silom

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Hope Land Executive Serviced Apartments We offer a total of 187 rooms which are elegantly designed to cater for all your needs for your stay in Bangkok. With English, Thai and Japanese speaking staffs. Hope Land is located in the heart of Bangkok’s Central Business District on Sukhumvit 24. Our distinguished rooms vary in size from 28 to 112 sq.m. Hope Land is only a short walk away from the widely known Shopping Centre, Emporium and Emquartier. The nearest station is Phrom Phrong with easily access to other shopping centers such as Terminal 21, Siam Paragon. The Airport itself is a short journey with the entrance to the Express Way being only 10 minutes away and a total of a 40 minute journey to the Airport. We offer numerous facilities for our guests at no extra cost including an Outdoor Swimming Pool, Fitness Center, Jacuzzi, Sauna and Steam Room.

Facilities & Services 35 Soi Sukhumvit 24, Sukhumvit Rd, Klongtoei, Bangkok 10110 Thailand Tel: +66 2 661 1999 Fax: +66 2 260 7809Â Email: reserve@hopeland.co.th www.hopeland.co.th

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Business center Safety deposit boxes Fitness center Swimming pool Steam and sauna room

Free Wi-Fi Car park Satellite T.V. Concierge Restaurant 24 hour Security


Hope Land Executive Residence We offer 231 luxurious fully furnished rooms which are designed to cater to all your short & long stays. Located in the heart of Bangkok, our English, Thai and Japanese speaking staff is there to assist you. Hope Land is located on Sukhumvit 46/1 Road, just 3 minutes from Phrakhanong Sky Train Station and easy access to many shopping centers such as the Gateway Ekamai, Tesco Lotus, and Mega Bangna. The Suvarnnaphumi International Airport is only 20 minutes away by the nearest express way that is closed to the residence. At Hope Land, we offer a variety of rooms for each individual and sized from 29 to 100 sq.m. To make your stay at our residence that much more fulfilling, we have a fully equipped and free of charge Fitness Center, Outdoor Swimming Pool, Jacuzzi, Sauna and Steam room.

Facilities & Services Business center Safety deposit boxes Laundry service Fitness center Swimming pool Jacuzzi

Steam and sauna room Free Wi-Fi Car park Satellite T.V. CCTV Security BTS Shuttle service

1110/5 Soi Sukhumvit 46/1, Sukhumvit Rd, Phrakanong, Bangkok 10110 Thailand Tel: +66 2 712 1555 Fax : +66 2 712 1552 Email: Â info@hopelandhotel.com booking.hopelandhotel@gmail.com www.hopelandhotel.com

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Jasmine City Hotel Jasmine City Hotel is located in the heart of one of Bangkok’s busiest business and entertainment centers. It is steps away from the excellent transportation hub at Sukhumvit/Asok (Sky Train and MRT underground stations) where the towering Terminal 21,Emporium, Emquartier Shopping mall offers dining, shopping and entertainment options. The spacious 30-story hotel features 208 rooms and suites all with deluxe furnishings and kitchenettes, including: Studios (34-40 sqm); Executive Jacuzzi suite (45 sqm); One-BR suites (58 sqm); and Deluxe 2-BR suites (108 sqm). The Balcony Restaurant provides views and casual, fine dining throughout the day. Jasmine features a resort-style swimming pool with an outdoor Jacuzzi. Elegant meeting rooms and banquet facilities can accommodate up to 350 guests. The Fitness Center is modern and fully-equipped.

Facilities & Services 2 Sukumvit 23, Klongtoey-nua, Wattana, Bangkok 10110 Thailand Tel: +66 2 204 5888 Fax: +66 2 204 5858 Email:sales@jasminecity.com www.jasminecity.com

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Restaurant and Room Service Laundry Service Conference Room and Business Center Limousine Service 24-hr Front Desk, Security and Maintenance Service

Wireless Internet Ample Parking Space - Personal Mail Boxes Closed-Circuit TV Monitoring (CCTV) Function Room for Meetings and Banquets


Jasmine Grande Residence Jasmine Grande Residence is situated situated in Bangkok’s sprawling city center on Rama IV Road, Only 800 m. to BTS Ekkamai, 900 m. to BTS Phra Khanong , 800 m.walk to Gateway Ekamai shopping mall and surrounding with shopping mall,dining and entertainment center. Jasmine Grande Residence is an ideal for either short or long stay. The residence feature 410 fully-furnished units : Deluxe Studio (34 sqm.) ; Two-BR Suite (70 sqm.) and Three-BR Suite (150 sqm.) with refined elegance and spectacular view of Chao Phraya River. The residence offers steam and sauna rooms , a tennis court ,fitness and theme park swimming pool to satisfy the fancies of both adults and kids and locker room with view taking jacuzzi pool.

Facilities & Services Steam and Sauna 24 hours front Fitness room desk Tennis Court Ample parking Theme park space swimming pool Limousine Jacuzzi Pool Wireless hi-speed internet

4338 Rama IV Road, Phrakhanong, Klongtoey, Bangkok 10110 Thailand Tel: +66 2 367 2888 Fax: +66 2 367 2828 Email: sales@jasminecity.com www.jasminegranderesidence.com

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Jasmine Resort Hotel Jasmine Resort Hotel is situated on fashionable and famous Sukhumvit Road. The BTS (Sky Train) – Phra Khanong Station - is only a few steps from the hotel’s entrance. Its central location is a short distance to many of Bangkok’s attractions - business districts, popular restaurants, Gateway Ekamai Shopping Mall, and entertainment centers. The resorts’ spacious and design-chic rooms - Jasmine Deluxe (35 sqm); Premier Corner Suite (44 sqm); Sky Bay Suite (55 sqm), as well a rooftop swimming pool (with a skyline view), an indoor heated hydro-massage pool, the Shin Shin Spa, steam and sauna rooms, a modern fitness center, a squash room and the Jasmine Station Restaurant and bar makes this hotel oasis a “Resort within a Hotel”.

Facilities & Services 1511 Sukhumvit 67-69 Phakhanong-Nua, Wattana, Bangkok 10110 Thailand Tel: +66 2 335 5000 Fax: +66 2 335 5050 Email: sales@jasminecity.com www.jasmineresortbangkok.com

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Restaurant with Room Service Resort Style Swimming Pool Indoor heated hydro-massage pool Squash Room Fitness Room Steam and Sauna Wireless internet


The Grand Sathorn, Bangkok Tha Grand Sathorn, a 4-star luxury hotel furnished in contemporary Western style, is located in the heart of Bangkok’s central business district, shopping and entertainment areas, easily access by a short walk to BTS sky train and the Sathorn Chao Phraya River Pier. The hotel presents a modern-designed choice of 79 unique room types, all offering comfortable and expansive living areas ranged between 43 to 103 square meters. All accommodation includes complete hotel service and amenities- lobby, fitness room, rooftop swimming pool as well as cozy meeting room on the rooftop. Rendezvous Restaurant serves a full range of international breakfast buffet and all-day-dining of Thai and international cuisine.

Facilities & Services Restaurant & Bar Fitness room Rooftop swimming pool Cozy meeting room

Air-conditioned Diving public Spa area Internet Corner Concierge and porter service Parking spaces

88 Jaras Wieng Road, Silom, Bangrak, Bangkok 10500 Thailand Tel: +66 2 630 7006 Fax: +66 2 632 2095 E-mail: info@grandsathorn.com www.thegrandsathorn.com

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Narai Hotel 222 Silom Road, Silom, Bang Rak, Bangkok 10500 Tel: +66 2 237 0100 Fax: +66 2 236 7161 E-Mail: narai@naraihotel.co.th www.naraihotel.co.th

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Rate : 3,000 – 8,000 THB

Facilities & Services Restaurant & Bar Swimming Pool Gym

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Narai Hotel Narai Hotel is conveniently located on Silom Road, Bangkok’s main business, shopping, and entertainment area, close to BTS Skytrain Station, the Chao Phraya river pier, and only 40-minutes drive away from bothinternational airports.

A professional business center provides a full spectrum of services and office automation includes all internet facilities. A free-form swimming pool and patio are available for relaxation.. Parking facility is available free for guests.

The hotel is eco-friendly and follows the Green Leaf Environmental Standard of energy efficient and community conscious. Narai features 475 spacious, stylish, modern, and air-conditioned guestrooms, equipped with full amenities. The categories include:Standard, Superior and Deluxe, each (28 sqm); Family Suite (45 sqm); Executive Suite, Deluxe Suite and Narai Suite, each (60 sqm) Rabiangthong international buffet restaurant, serves three meals daily, while Narai’s Italian restaurant, Peperoni, serves lunch and dinner. The Scenery lounge offer casual cocktails and snacks.

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Triple Two Silom Hotel 222 Silom Road, Suriyawong, Bangrak, Bangkok 10500 Thailand Tel: +66 2 627 2222 Fax: +66 2 627 2300 Email: boutique@tripletwosilom.com www.tripletwosilom.com

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Rate : 4,500 – 6,500 THB

Facilities & Services Free Wi-Fi Restaurant & Bar

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Triple Two Silom Hotel Triple Two Silom is an innovative and exclusive business-class boutique hotel, providing high-quality personalized service in a relaxed atmosphere for both business and leisure travelers. The hotel is located in Bangkok’s central business district, along Silom Road, close to a wide selection of entertainment venues, and just a short walk to Silom Night Market. The hotel also has easy access to the BTS Skytrain and MRT, a short walk away. Enjoy a good night’s sleep in private surroundings that provide an oasis of comfort. Triple Two provides 75 luxury rooms: Deluxe (45 sqm) and Junior Suite (60 sqm) including Wi-Fi and 24 hours room service/ front service. The Triple Two restaurant is an ideal dining venue that lets you sample traditional Thai and Vietnamese cuisine; while The Mint offers a relaxing outdoor setting for an intimate meal or discerning cocktails. The modern business center has high-speed internet terminals, fax machines, photocopies, and secretarial services.

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Ashcarya Boutique Resort 33/3 Moo7 Suanphueng Ratchaburi 70180 Thailand Tel: +66 32 206 345 (th) +66 81 721 277 (eng) Fax:+66 2 463 3657 Email: marketing@ashcarya.com reservation@ashcarya.com www.ashcarya.com

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Facilities & Services Restaurant Coffee Shop Wi-Fi Swimming Pool Movie in the garden

Jogging Way Pool Bar In room massage Bicycle


Ashcarya Boutique Resort Hidden in the mountains near Suanphueng in Ratchaburi province (a two-hour drive west of Bangkok), Ashcarya Resort has 17 unique villas featuring a modern loft design and Bali-décor style. The rooms range from one to four bedrooms, accommodating two persons to a big family or group (up to 12). Health is the key! The seasonal fruits that are planted and grown at our mini-organic fruits and vegetable farm are served on your plate. And visual beauty: the Ashcarya Pool Side bar and impresses with sweeping and inspiring mountain views. Try the salubrious experience at Ashcarya, Body and Soul rejuvenation course and in five days and four nights discover your great health from inside out: - Body detoxification course (liver and kidney detox) - Juice cleansing - Skin detox bath - Skin Aromatherapy massage - Water exercise - Mountain sightseeing cycling - Art of meditation - Farm to table meal Ashcarya is a quiet, elegant resort providing rejuvenation and enjoyment for all guests.

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Baan Rim Kao 55/1 Moo 7 Tambon Suan Phueng, Amphoe Suan Phueng , Ratchaburi 70180 Thailand Tel: +66 2 880 8911-2, +66 32 206 725 Moble: +66 82 458 3040, +66 89 919 1459, +66 81 658 1570 Fax: +66 2 880 8232 Email: baanrimkao@hotmail.com www.baanrimkao.com

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Facilities & Services Restaurant Coffee Shop Wi-Fi Swimming Pool

Jogging Way Boat Bar


Baan Rim Kao Baan Rim Kao Resort is accommodating for business and leisure travelers, as well as families. It is located in Suan Phung, one of the Ratchaburi Provinces most popular towns in the west of Thailand near the Myanmar border, and 160 kilometers (a two hours drive) from Bangkok.

The resort ensures a pleasant stay by offering on-site features: a restaurant, car park, meeting facilities, 24-hour front desk, room service and WiFi.

The resort offers easy access to many natural attractions: Bo Klueng Hot Springs, Som Maew Rapids inside the Sirikit Forest Garden, Phawothai Local Museum, Gao Jone Waterfalls, Pong Yoop, a curious geological feature caused by a rift similar to the Grand Canyon, and Kao Krajomi, a peak rising 1,000 meters in the Tanoasri mountain range along the Thai-Myanmar border. The Newland Sheep Farm is one of several family oriented attractions nearby. Guests can choose from six comfortably-furnished rooms, all in harmony with the lush garden surroundings. The hotel’s entertainment and recreational facilities include karaoke, non-motorized water sports, gardens, hot tub, and a delightful on-site golf course, all designed for recreation and relaxation.

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The Banyan Leaf Luxury Boutique Resort 504 Moo 8, Suan Phung, Ratchaburi, 70180 Thailand Tel: +66 81 441 2743, +66 84 361 9131 Fax: +66 2 107 0027 Email: banyanleafresort@hotmail.com www.thebanyanleaf-resort.com

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Facilities & Services Restaurant Coffee Shop Swimming Pool Choco House Sheep Farm

Wi-Fi Jogging Way Boat Bar


The Banyan Leaf Luxury Boutique Resort The Banyan Leaf Luxury Boutique Resort sits on a green grassland and is surrounded by mountains and Mother Nature and immediately revives the soul. In the lobby, the continuity of natural materials (woven wickerwork and wooden furniture) provide a smooth transition to the area without creating conflict with other modern elements.

The resort also features Sai, a restaurant on a balcony serving both Thailand and international gourmet cuisine. Soak up the naturalistic atmosphere, the sound of waterfalls and icy cold water surrounding it.

The rooms are designed with partitions separating the dressing area from the sleeping area, and glass panels allow guests to view the greenery of the resort. The ceilings in each unit are individually decorated in different styles (such as green grass with flowers or graphic patterns with color). Although not close to downtown Ratchaburi, provides all you need for an enchanting visit: a swimming pool, restaurant, coffee house, sheep and horse feeding area. Especially enjoy: the Choco House where you can create your own homemade chocolate house; and the charming Sheep Farm where you can feed and play with the sheep.Â

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Pung-Waan Resort Pung-Waan Resort, located on the Kwai Noi River (a tributary of the famous River Kwai) and only 55 kilometers from downtown Kanchanaburi, is easily accessed by private cars, buses and trains. The green resort is nestled among lush vegetation and soaring mountains. Several national parks are located nearby as is the UNESCO world heritage site, Thungyai Naresuan Wildlife Sanctuary. A variety of room types are available, with modern Thai décor in natural settings with garden or river views, including “floating houses” on the river. Rabieng Restaurant serves Thai & International cuisine and The Lobby Bar offers cocktails and live entertainment. The resort’s spa features “Baan Pungnoi” – an Herb Steam and Thai massage treatment in a traditional Thai sauna.

Facilities & Services 123/3 Moo 3 Tumbol Thasao, Amphur Saiyoke, Sai Yok 71150, Thailand Tel: +66 34 634 295-300 Fax: +66 34 634 302 Email: pw@pungwaanriverkwai.com www.pungwaanriverkwai.com

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Pung-Waan Resort & Spa Pung-Waan Resort & Spa, set on the banks of the Kwai Yai river only two kilometers from the famous Bridge of the River Kwai, is far from the hectic life of downtown Bangkok (150 kilometers east), and is easily accessed by car, bus and train. The resort’s tranquil atmosphere, with picturesque river views features 111 elegantly-appointed rooms with modern amenities. Pung-Waan Spa features two steam rooms, two treatment rooms, and one hydro-therapy room and relaxing treatments. Dining options include Rim Kwai Restaurant overlooking verdant gardens and fountains on the inlet of the river, or drift down the River Kwai on the resort’s Floating Restaurant. Or rendezvous at The Lobby Bar is to sip cocktails and enjoying live music.

Facilities & Services Swimming Pool Beauty Salon Barber Shop Tailor shop Restaurant Wonderful garden

Free Wi-Fi Diving Pool Spa table Currency Exchange Thai Massage Concierge

72/1 Moo 2 Tumbol Thamakham, Aumphur Muang, Kanchanaburi, 71000 Thailand Tel: +66 2 278 0878 Fax: +66 2 278 5060 E-mail: pw@pungwaanriverkwai.com www: pungwaanriverkwai.com

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MIDA RESORT Kanchanaburi 199 Moo 2, Ladya-Sri Sawad Rd., Muang District, Kanchanaburi 71190, Thailand Tel: +66 2 574 3636, +66 34 527 200 Fax: +66 2 574 1638 Email: rsvn@midahotelsandresorts.com www.midaresortkanchanaburi.com Facebook: Mida Hotel & Resort

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MIDA RESORT Kanchanaburi Mida Resort – an exclusive boutique resort built in a contemporary Thai-style nestled in a tropical garden, and adorned by lush landscaping – is the perfect setting for you, your family and your friends to unwind.

Four categories of rooms are highlighted by five 1 and 2-BR luxury pool villas ranging from 200 to 280 sqm – all overlooking the historic river. These are the first villas with private pools in Kanchanaburi.

Serenely situated off of the Srinakarin Dam Highway and the famous Bridge over the River Kwai, Mida Resort has been growing bountifully for 25 years, adorning the outskirts of busy Kanchanaburi, less than three hours west of Bangkok.

Indulge and delight in the natural, relaxing beauty.

The resort has a quiet, luxurious feel. The tranquil and scenic surroundings are complemented by a wide range of facilities and services for a great holiday experience, including: a large swimming pool, The Terrace Café & Restaurant / The Pool Bar (available from 07.00-21.00 ), bicycling, all-terrain vehicles, rafting, banquet facilities , karaoke, traditional Thai massage and spa, sauna, and a riverside walking trail. The property offers 72 Elegantly accom luxury accommodations and 20 tents in a naturalistic setting.

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GULF OF THAILAND REGION Koh Samui The premier island destination in the Gulf of Thailand, Koh Samui is the third largest island in Thailand. While it is small enough to be circumnavigated in just a couple of hours by motorbike or car, the island features such a variety of beaches and activities that it would be impossible to experience everything in a single visit. The beaches of Chaweng and Lamai are bustling beach towns with fabulous resorts, internationally acclaimed restaurants and world-class nightclubs. Activities include cooking courses, yoga instruction, Muay Thai training, scuba diving – and even golf.

Koh Kood

Koh Chang

Koh Kood is a pristine island ideal for a relaxing beach holiday. Just south of Koh Chang, its more popular neighboring island, Koh Kood, is far less developed and, consequently, more idyllic. A flat island covered almost entirely with native forest or coconut and rubber plantations, Koh Kood has a number of pristine beaches with crystal clear water.

The island of Koh Chang is a tropical marine national park. Its hinterland consists of over 70% virgin rainforest and is the best preserved tourist holiday destination in Thailand. Situated to the east of the country in the province of Trat on the Cambodian border, it is Thailand’s second largest island after Phuket. Recently, with the surge of the island’s development and popularity, it has been elevated to Thailand’s new tourist haven.

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It has an airport near Trat, just 15 minutes from the ferry terminal. Bangkok Airways run twice-daily services from Bangkok, Phuket and Koh Samui.

Hua Hin Hua Hin/Chaam- Known to be one of the most charming beach destinations closest to Bangkok, Hua Hin revels in its continuing development and expansion. Only 3 hours by car, with plenty of actvities to stop for on the way, Hua Hin was once a sleepy village-like town. These days it has grown into a major destination with fa range of boutique hotels, seafood restaurants, and long pristine beaches perfect for morning jogs, or more uplifting and extreme activities like kite-boarding.


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AYA Boutique Pattaya Hotel AYA Boutique Pattaya Hotel reflects the vibrancy of the famous Pattaya beachside city with plush interiors; an elegant, ultra-modern lobby: indoor pool and a stunning rooftop sundeck overlooking Pattaya Beach. The hotel complex comprises retail shops, restaurants and entertainment outlets - all of which provide guests direct access - as well as a pedestrian walkway that leads to the inviting golden-sand Pattaya beach in less than one minute. Each of the 78 rooms are luxuriously furnished. Located on the third to fifth floors of the resort are 76 Studios and 3 one-bedroom units: Deluxe (33 sqm); Deluxe Courtyard (33 sqm); Studio Premier (45 sqm) ;one-bedroom Premier (45 sqm). Thoughtful facilities and amenities-including the stylish lounge, gymnasium and swimming pool-provide relaxation and exercise.

Facilities & Services Swimming Pool Meeting room 555/54 Moo 10, Pattaya Beach Road, Chonburi 20150, Thailand Tel: +66 38 909 555 Fax: +66 38 909 505 Email: reservation@ayapattayahotel.com www.ayapattayahotel.com

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Basaya Beach Hotel and Resort Basaya Beach Hotel and Resort brings a fun time for the best vacation ni Pattaya, Thailand. With its central location on the popular beach road, the resort offers quick access to the nearby beach and ever popular shopping centers and markets that line the beach front road. Basaya Beach Hotel and Resort offers a great selection of affordable rooms, best services including free WiFi, and the best vacation activities like badminton, table tennis, pool table, and an Olympic size swimming pool. A separate child’s pool and play area make sure the kids are taken care of during the weekend, or family vacation.

Facilities & Services Swimming Pool Beauty Salon Barber Shop Tailor shop Restaurant Wonderful garden

Free Wi-Fi Diving Pool Spa table Currency Exchange Thai Massage Concierge

137 Mu 9, Nongpreu, Banglamung, Pattaya, Cholburi 20260 Thailand Tel: +66 38 420 016-7, 361 791-3 Fax : +66 38 429 959 Email: basayabeachhotel@hotmail.com www.basayahotelresort.com

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Courtyard by Marriott South Pattaya Courtyard by Marriott South Pattaya is located in a lively neighborhood with easy access to South Pattaya’s bustling Walking Street, and is a short stroll to Pattaya Beach, Bali Hai Pier (for excursions to nearby islands) and many of the city’s prime entertainment and leisure outlets. The 132 spacious guestrooms include: Superior and Superior Pool View (30 sqm); Deluxe (40 sqm); Studio Suite (49 sqm); and 2 Bedroom Suite (72 sqm). City and pool views are offered in all room types. Fitness Center and outdoor pool are available to all guests and FREE Wi-Fi is accessible throughout the hotel. If you’re planning an event, you’ll appreciate the two flexible venues with well-equipped facilities for up to 150 guests, expert planning services and on-site catering. It’s all waiting for you here at the Courtyard South Pattaya!

Facilities & Services

561 Pratamnak Hill, South Pattaya Road, Pattaya City, Chonburi 20150, Thailand Tel: +66 38 418 333 Fax : +66 38 418 334 www.courtyardpattaya.com

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MoMo Café offer daily buffet breakfast, and a la carte international fare for lunch and dinner, or sip a drink by the pool at MoMo Bar, also served a range of refreshing beverages all day long.


Cape Dara Resort Cape Dara Resort is a 5 star beach resort in Pattaya that dominates a cape overlooking the private “Dara Beach”, located in the north of Pattaya bay. This green area is close to all the city’s facilities and attractions, yet well protected from the urban commotions. You will instantly feel a deep sense of privacy while approaching through Pattaya- Naklua Soi 20 road, as this area of Pattaya, where our resort is located, used to be an ideal location for holiday homes for wealthy families in the old days. Nowadays the leafy harmony of the area still permeats the neighborhood.

Facilities & Services Swimming Pool Restaurant Function Room Wedding

Diving Spa Free Wi -fi

256 Dara Beach, Soi 20, Pattaya-Naklua Road, Pattaya, 20150 Thailand Phone: +66 38 933 888 Fax: +66 38 933 800 E-mail: reservation@capedarapattaya.com www.capedarapattaya.com

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D Varee Jomtien Beach Pattaya 457 Moo 12, Soi 13-14 Jomtien Beach Road, Nongprue, Banglamung, Pattaya, Chonburi 20150 Thailand Tel: +66 38 418 999 Fax: +66 38 418 989 Email: info.djb@dvaree.com www.dvaree.com

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D Varee Jomtien Beach Pattaya D Varee Jomtien Beach is an upscale 38-story hotel located on the beautiful Jomtien beach of Pattaya. The 500 expansive guestrooms designed in contemporary Thai themes each have a private balcony, with 180-degree ocean views.

Two outdoor hotel pools (the 5th floor and a second on the ground floor ) include a mini Jacuzzi pool. Guests can also take advantage of a fully-equipped fitness center.

The hotel offers Superior, Deluxe and Executive Club rooms (40 sqm); Executive, Jacuzzi (80 sqm) and Family Suites (116 sqm). Frix serves Thai and international cuisine. Gusto Uno offers freshly-baked treats and coffee by the beach or in the hotel lobby. The pub and restaurant, DEE Beach, is located on Jomtien Beach hidden from the crowd, serving local Thai and authentic Vietnamese dishes. D Varee inspiration Bar is located at the top of the hotel, perched on the 38th floor.

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Intimate Hotel, Pattaya “Cozy living in a boutique style at Intimate Hotel, Pattaya”

Widely recognized under its previous name “Tim Boutique Hotel”, the new-look, offers a rebranded approach with and updated renovation. Intimate Hotel occupies an ideal location at the heart of South Pattaya. Just 5 minutes’ easy stroll from the beach or 10 minutes from the Walking Street entertainment zone. Intimate Hotel offers its guests boutique style living at an affordable price, with 82 luxurious rooms and suites designed. with contemporary flair and offering spacious bathrooms and showers, super king-size beds for couples, mini-bar,

Facilities & Services 397/42 Moo 10 Soi 14, South Pattaya 2nd Road, Nongprue, Banglamung, Chonburi 20150 Thailand Tel: +66 38 723 349-50, +66 38 723 779, +66 38 416 678 Fax: +66 38 416 679

Email: reservation@intimatehotelpattaya.com www.intimatehotelpattaya.com

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Woodlands Hotel & Resort Owned and operated by local family, everything at Woodlands Hotel & Resort is designed to make guests feel like a part of the family and at home. Thai hospitality and international-standard facilities are what you’ll find here. Woodlands is surrounded by a peaceful environment away from the hustle of the city, and at the same time within walking distance from shopping centers, supermarkets, restaurants and the beach. Set in a beautiful tropical garden with a wide variety of plants and trees, the resort is a peaceful retreat for frantic dwellers and happy tourists.

Facilities & Services Hi-Speed Internet Spa Swimming Pools Thai Massage Fitness Center Airport Transportation

164 / 1 Moo 5 Pattaya-Naklua Road.,Pattaya City, Chonburi 20150 , Thailand Tel: +66 38 421 707 Fax: +66 38 425 663 E-mail: info@woodland-resort.com www.woodland-resort.com www.woodlandssuites.com

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Le Vimarn Cottages and Spa A Heavenly Thailand Hideaway. The tranquil palm fringed beach has a peaceful, private feel with some of the most breathtaking sunset views to be enjoyed anywhere in Thailand. Every element of the resort is designed for your ultimate relaxation, from the warm friendly team that welcomes you off the boat to the atmospheric fine dining restaurants and infinity pool that blends seamlessly with the glistening ocean. The Balinese and Thai inspired thatched cottages perfectly compliment the tropical garden settings for a restful stay. Le Vimarn Cottages and Spa is the discerning choice for couples and families seeking an exclusive getaway on one of Thailand’s most beautiful, unspoiled tropical islands.

Facilities & Services Ao Prao, Koh Samet : 40/11 Moo 4, Tumbol Phe, Amphur Mueng, Rayong 21160 Thailand Tel: +66 2 438 9771-2 (Reservation) +66 38 644 105-7 Mobile: +66 90 197 9697 Fax: +66 38 644 109, +66 2 439 0352

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E-mail: rsvn@samedresorts.com www.samedresorts.com

Swimming Pool Restaurant Wedding

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Paradee Resort Discover an exclusive island getaway where you truly leave your worries behind. Cross the glistening waters of the Gulf of Thailand to the unspoiled island of Koh Samet and the secluded powdery white sands of Ao Kiew Beach. Surrounded by lush tropical jungle, experience the very essence of a romantic hideaway with luxurious five star facilities, private villa accommodations and respectful, impeccable service. Drawing influence from Moroccan and Balinese design elements, the villa interiors blend deeply soothing soft natural hues with rich dĂŠcor featuring traditional Thai teak wood, rattan and silk, to perfectly complement the natural beauty of the lush jungle settings. Paradee offers a beachside haven of luxurious tranquility for discerning guests seeking an escape from it all.

Facilities & Services Swimming Pool Restaurant Function Room Fitness Center

Wedding Library Spa

Koh Samet : 76 Moo 4, Tumbol Phe, Amphur Mueng, Rayong 21160 Thailand Tel: +66 38 644 285-7 +66 2 438 9771-2 (Reservation) Mobile: +66 81 861 5059 Fax: +66 38 644 282, +66 2 439 0352 E-mail: rsvn@samedresorts.com www.samedresorts.com

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AWA Resort Koh Chang 6/5/1 Moo 4, Kai Bae Beach, Koh Chang, Trat 23170 THAILAND Tel: +66 39 510 761-6 Fax: +66 39 510 767 Email: rsvn@awakohchang.com www.awakohchang.com

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AWA Resort Koh Chang THE Awa, situated along the strand of Kai Bae beach on Koh Chang Island, is proudly accented with oriental elegance and simplicity. The hotel’s stunning and distinctive architectural aesthetic is one of the most dramatic settings on Koh Chang. Relax on your balcony in our beachfront deluxe suite and admire the most peaceful sunset scenery on the island.   

Awa sports a 1200 sqm pool as well as a Kid’s Club to help insure a fun family stay.

Awa offers 119 rooms: Superior Hillside (45 sqm); three distinctive Deluxe options, each (54 sqm); and Beachfront Suites (108 sm) Awa’s Philosophy - “The Difference a Stay Could Make”- is exemplified by the variety of healthy and relaxing treatments available at  The Spa, where dedicated therapists will nurture you through the rejuvenating and healing process to reach true balance of the mind, body and spirit.   Dining options include The Spoon, Awa’s main restaurant (which offers Western and Asian breakfasts and a la carte service) and The Sala  offering seaside dining with serenading acoustic musicians.  

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AANA Resort & Spa - Koh Chang AANA Resort and Spa, surrounded by lush green tropical mountains, the Klong Praow River and Klong Praow beach, sits on the picturesque  island of Koh Chang in the Gulf of Siam. AANA was created utilizing the concept of harmony with the environment, and offers naturalistic ambiance and an earthy, tranquil, refreshing experience. Your well-being is enhanced. Aar’s Spa, offers natural, chemical-free treatments that are relaxing, revitalizing and healing. An extensive Thai and European menu, as well as a romantic dinner aboard a wooden Thai boat is a happy alternative at Cinnamon.

Facilities & Services 19/2 Moo.4, Klong Prao Beach, Koh Chang, Trat 23170 Thailand Tel: +66 2 951 4722-4 Fax: +66 2 951 4655 Email: reservation@aanaresort.com  www.aanaresort.com

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Kacha Resort & Spa Koh Chang Kacha Resort and Spa, Koh Chang is situated in the heart of Koh Chang’s naturalistic, pristine, white-sand beach, commanding views of the Gulf of Siam and lush tropical foliage that graces the terrain of the island. Choose from 14 different types of Thai-contemporary rooms, villas or suites at Seaside or among the tropical splendor on Hillside. Sunbathe and cool down in the magnificent free-form pools with built-in Jacuzzis. The Spa’s complimentary fitness center is located in the Hillside area, providing a wide range of equipment with a sweeping pool view. Majesty Spa offers 30 luxurious treatment options.

Facilities & Services Swimming Pool Restaurant Function Room Wedding

Diving Spa

88/1 M.4 White Sand Beach, Koh Chang Trat 23170 Thailand Tel: +66 39 551 424 Fax: +66 39 551 223-4 Mobile: +66 87 001 1558

Email: reservations@kohchangkacha.com www.kohchangkacha.com

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Koh Chang Cliff Beach Resort Amongst the luscious jungles and sandy beaches, there is a hidden gem of Koh Chang: Koh Chang Cliff Beach Resort. As the name suggests, it is nestled between the beautiful rainforest and the picturesque beach, giving its visitors an option to enjoy both landscapes simultaneously. Proud of its environmentally friendly approach, the resort is truly one with nature, allowing it to dictate the construction of the resort. It is a perfect getaway for both families and couples looking for a serene but adventurous vacation away from the big city.

Facilities & Services 38/4 Moo 4, Kai Bae Beach, Trad, Kai Bae Beach, 23170 Ko Chang, Thailand Tel: +66 2 692 0314 E-Mail: cliffbeach@hotmail.com www.kccbresort.com

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The Spa Koh Chang The Spa Koh Chang Resort is a tranquil and holistic health and wellness sanctuary. Located on the less-crowded eastern coast, The Spa Koh Chang Resort offers its unparalleled services in a natural setting. Each of the rooms and cottages has been designed to blend into the natural surroundings, yet features all the modern conveniences one expects while vacationing. Included with the detox, yoga and weight-loss programs, the resort offers a wide range of relaxation therapies. The Radiance Restaurant specializes in vegetarian, vegan and raw foods utilizing fresh local fruits and vegetables.

Facilities & Services Swimming Pool Restaurant Wonderful garden Fitness/Gym Kayak Station

Free Wi-Fi Thai Massage Concierge Herbal Steam Bath Far-Sauna

15/4 Moo 4 Baan Salak Kok, Koh Chang Tai, Koh Chang District, Trat 23170 Thailand Tel: +66 39 510 784 Mobile: +66 83 115 6566 reservation@thespakohchang.com www.thespakohchang.com

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THE DEWA KOH CHANG 24/1/1 Moo 4, Klong Prao beach, Koh Chang, Trat 23170 Thailand Tel: +66 39 557 339 Fax: +66 39 557 340 Bangkok Office & Reservation:

Tel: +66 2 261 6364 Fax: +66 2 261 6367 Email: rsvn@thedewakohchang.com www.thedewakohchang.com

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THE DEWA KOH CHANG Distinctively different and absolutely unique is how to describe The Dewa Koh Chang. Thanks to the prime location on the beautiful Klong Prao Beach, The Dewa Koh Chang boasts unrivalled panoramas of the blue ocean and the romantic sunset.

DINING Indulge yourself with the allure of superb cuisine and fresh seafood presented in an atmosphere of casual refinement at our loft restaurant or at the beach. Romantic candlelit dining is waiting for you to relax and explore your feelings with your beloved.

The resort brings together rustic architecture and cozy elements and harmonizes them with the surrounding tropical nature. The inspired content is the exceptional state-of-the-art island retreat which complements the Thai hospitality and service. ACCOMMODATIONS Deliberately offering only 59 rooms and villas, we ensure privacy and uncompromised service to all guests. Deluxe rooms overlook the black, shiny swimming pool a minute walk to the beach. The ingenious round shape villas offer spacious and stylish living under thatched roofs. At our exclusive loft-style, beachfront grand villa you will not be able to say “no” to the fresh sea breezes all day long.

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117/74 Takiab Road, Nongkae, Hua Hin, Prachuab Khiri Khan 77110 Tel: +66 32 616 600 Fax: +66 32 616 699 Email: reservations.huahin@amari.com www.amari.com/huahin

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Facilities & Services • 24-hour Reception • Concierge service • Golf and tour booking desk • Limousine service • Babysitting services and baby cot • Wi-Fi internet access • Business centre

• Laundry service • Disabled facilities • Outdoor swimming pool • Kids’ pool • Kids’ club and activities • Breeze Spa • Fitness centre • Jogging track • Outdoor activities


Amari Hua Hin Sophisticated comfort and exclusive service await you at Amari Hua Hin. Situated near the glittering Gulf of Thailand, the resort offers thoughtful accommodation in an idyllic garden setting.

with 11 top quality courses to enjoy, including Black Mountain, Royal Hua Hin, Majestic, Palm Hill, Banyan and Springfield, with the latter designed by Jack Nicklaus.

Just two and a half hours from Bangkok, Hua Hin has long been a magnet for Thai and international holidaymakers. Amari Hua Hin’s contemporary architecture models itself on the rhythm of the waves and stands amidst the lush landscaping of tropical gardens. Guests can choose from a range of accommodation options, each with international facilities and stylish interiors. Whether for a weekend getaway, a romantic holiday, a business meeting or a wedding, Amari Hua Hin provides the perfect blend of convenience, style and comfort for your stay, in a charming seaside town. The resort is also perfect for golfers, as many courses are available just five to 30 minutes away by car. For many years, the town has been regarded as one of the best golfing locations in Thailand,

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Baby Grand Hua Hin Our hotel was built and decorated to provide our guests with beachfront privacy and comfort. Behind an understated entrance is where you will find different styles of rooms to meet your needs. Our outstanding open architecture blends in with the surroundings and captures the essence of beachfront living, providing uninterrupted views of the sea as well as the mountains of Hua Hin. To ensure that our hotel retains its natural feel, we have gone to great efforts to conserve existing trees and added the best in landscape design. We hope you will enjoy your stay with us!

Facilities & Services 1438 Chalasamut Rd., Cha-Am, Petchburi Thailand Tel: +66 32 442 022-4, +66 86 997 7788 Fax: +66 32 442 025

Email:Â babygrandhuahin@gmail.com www.babygrandhuahin.com

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Free Wi-Fi Cable TV, DVD 24-hour CCTV Private Parking


D Varee Diva Kiang Haad Beach Hua Hin D Varee Diva Kiang Haad Beach is a distinctly unique colonial-style resort centrally-located in the quiet beach resort town of Hua Hin on the Gulf of Thailand. The resort is situated within a short stroll of all attractions, including the town’s symbolic Hua Hin railway station, and offers a direct access to a private beachfront. The hotel’s restaurant, Pieum Sook, offers an assortment of Thai and international cuisine, breakfast buffet and an all-day a la carte menu in a comforting ambience. Kiang Haad Pool Bar  located on the 4th floor of the resort, offers a wide selection of light snacks.

Facilities & Services Swimming Pool Fitness Centre Free Wi-Fi

Pieum Sook Restaurant

131/105 Petchkasem Road, Hua Hin, Prachuapkhirikhan 77110 Thailand Tel: +66 32 521 222 Fax: +66 32 512 222 Email: info.ddkh@dvaree.com www.dvaree.com

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G Hua Hin Resort And Mall G Hua Hin Resort and Mall is a modern, luxurious, boutique city-resort designed in a unique “Pier” theme style, located in Hua Hin town near a number of tourist attractions. The resort lies only 150 meters from Hua Hin’s beautiful, white sand beach. The resort boasts 79 fully equipped-deluxe rooms and suites: Deluxe Pool View (40 sqm, 45 sq.m. with Jacuzzi); Ocean View Suite (80 sqm, 100 sqm with Jacuzzi). After a visit to the fitness center, lounge in comfort beside a salt water pool and enjoy beverages and snacks served at your sunbed from the poolside Finger Bar. Dine at the Pier 94 restaurant and bar, serving a variety of international dishes as well as popular local Thai cuisine.

Facilities & Services 250/201, Soi 94 Phetchkasem Rd, Hua Hin, Prachaubkhirikhan 77110 Thailand Tel: +66 32 515 199 Fax: +66 32 515 110

E-mail: rsvn@ghuahin.com www.ghuahin.com

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Restaurant & Bar Swimming Pools Fitness Center Playground Airport Transfer G Pharmacy and Health Care

Free Wi-Fi Shuttle Service Laundry ATM G Supermarket Wake Up Call


Villa Maroc Resort Inspired by Morocco’s distinctive architecture, Villa Maroc redefines luxury on the Gulf of Thailand. Promising an unforgettable stay on one of Thailand’s most sought after coastlines, the resort combines Thai beachside living and service with some of the most luxurious furnishings from the North African Kingdom, making it a unique addition to Southeast Asia’s accommodation scene. Location:       Villa Maroc is located in Pranburi approximately 30 kilometers south of Hua Hin town and 230 kilometers southwest from Bangkok. Far enough from the bustling resort town of Hua Hin to make it seem remote yet close enough to all major infrastructure to ensure that getting here is a breeze.

Facilities & Services Free Wi-Fi Outdoor swimming pool Fitness center

Casablanca restaurant Sherazade Hammam & Spa Library

165/3 Moo 3 Paknampran, Pranburi Prachuap Khirikhan 77220 Thailand Tel: +66 32 630 771 Fax: +66 32 630 791 E-mail: rsvn@villamarocresort.com www.villamarocresort.com

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Mida De Sea Hua Hin 1349 Soi Cha-am 53(Bo-Kia Road), Petchkasem, Cha-Am District  Petchburi, 76120 Thailand Tel: +66 2 574 3636 +66 32 771 976 to 85 Fax: +66 32 771 990 Email: rsvn@midahotelsandresorts.com www.midadeseahuahin.com/ Facebook: Mida Hotel & Resort

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Facilities & Services Swimming Pool Restaurant Function Room

Free Wi-Fi Fitness Centre Steam Sauna


Mida De Sea Hua Hin Mida De Sea Hua Hin is a comfortable and modern luxury beach resort located between Hua Hin and Cha-Am city just two hours’ drive from Bangkok and only 15 minutes to the energetic but elegant bustle and attractions of downtown Hua Hin, which is also the primary residence of Thailand’s King.

M & Restaurant serves international cuisine, and the Delizioso Mediterranean cuisine is the food from the cultures adjacent to the Mediteranean Sea.

Other easily accessible area attractions include Hua Hin Night Market, Cicada Market and Santorini Park in Cha Am, Wat Huay Mongkol in Khao Takiab, Hua Hin Railway Station, Sam Roi Yot National Park in Pranburi and Maruekhathaiyawan Palace (built in the early 1920s during the reign of King Rama VI.)  All 115 well-equipped rooms are designed for ultimate comfort, each with a private terrace and complimentary wifi: Deluxe Studio (45 sqm); Duplex lofts (74 sqm); Two-Bedroom Suite (104 sqm); Three-Bedroom Suite (169 sqm). Suites located on the second level have direct access to the central swimming pool. Guests have access to a well-equipped fitness center which includes steam and sauna, as well as elongated swimming pools THAILAND’S HOTELS AND RESORTS

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Arayaburi Boutique Resort - Koh Samui Tucked away on the secluded northeast corner of Koh Samui along the soft white sands of Secret Beach, Arayaburi Boutique Resort offers a secluded rejuvenating retreat. Surrounded by lush gardens, the 65 hillside villas overlook the resort swimming pool and enjoy stunning sea views. Each 42sqm villa has a private terrace or balcony. The resort swimming pool offers a Jacuzzi, sun loungers and refreshments, and a place to enjoy a traditional Thai massage. Kinnaree, the beachfront restaurant serves Thai, Chinese and Western dishes as well as delicious fresh seafood in a casual setting. Breakfast is served at View Talay Restaurant. O2 Beach Club-Bar offers cocktails and entertainment. A unique feature of Arayaburi Boutique Resort is the 18-hole mini-golf course with ocean view perched on the hillside

Facilities & Services Swimming Pool Jacuzzi Pool Wonderful garden Thai Massage Restaurant & Bar Beach Volleyball Mini-Golf (18 Holes)

Transportation Service Jeep & Motorcycle Rental Tour Desk Free Wi-Fi

6/14 Moo 5, Plailam Soi 7, Samrong Bay, Bophut, Koh Samui, Suratthani 84320 Thailand Tel: +66 77 448 196-8 Fax: +66 77 425 621, +66 77 427 502 E-mail: info@arayaburi.com rsvn@arayaburi.com

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Banburee Resort and Restorative Health Residence 102/8 Moo3 Laem Set Road, Namuang, Suratthani, Koh Samui, Thailand 84140 Tel: +66 77 429 600 Fax: +66 77 429 649 Email : info@banbureeresort.com reservation@banbureeresort.com www.banbureeresort.com

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Facilities & Services Library Jacuzzi Massage Mini bar

Free Wi-Fi Fitness Centre Airport limousine Swimming Pool


Banburee Resort and Restorative Health Residence Banburee Resort and Restorative Health Residence, nestled on a tranquil expanse of Laem Set Beach along the southeast coast of Koh Samui (conveniently located just fifteen minutes from the Samui Ferry Pier), caters to visitors seeking a healthful and restorative environment.

Halal food is also available upon request. Relax at the oceanfront pool (and children’s pool) with healthy refreshments from The Curve Bar.

The resort features 40 comfortable villas and suites in secluded natural surroundings with artful landscaping. A beach-front pool provides an ideal setting for relaxing and sun-bathing. Resort accommodations include: 24 Deluxe Suites (44 sqm); 12 Deluxe Villas (70 sqm); and two sets of Family Villas (140 sqm). All deluxe rooms are equipped with a private balcony and Jacuzzi bathtub. Bannaree Spa clinic is led by a team of wellness specialists focusing a host of treatments. Individual and specialized healing and restorative treatment programs are available. Queen Restaurant provides a healthy culinary experience where guests enjoy a variety of home-made breakfast and healthy fusion foods.

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Chaweng Regent Beach Resort 155/4 Chaweng Beach, Bophut, Koh Samui, Suratthani 84320, Thailand Tel: +66 77 300 500, 300 200 till 4, Fax: +66 77 300 205 Email: admn@chawengregent.com www.chawengregent.com Bangkok Office : 46/152 Moo 12, Sureehome, Soi Nuanchan, Nuanchan Road, Buengkum, Bangkok 10230 Thailand Tel: +66 2 944 5414 Fax: +66 2 184 2534

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Facilities & Services 2 Swiming Pool Kid Pool Escape Spa Jacuzzi

Free Wi-Fi Fitness Centre Airport limousine Meeting Room


Chaweng Regent Beach Resort Chaweng Regent Beach Resort is a stunning beachfront resort situated on the famous Chaweng Beach, conveniently located only a short walk from the vibrant and entertaining excitement of Chaweng with its host of entertainment options: nightlife, restaurants and shopping – and the new Central Festival mall. Relax and refresh in two fresh-water swimming pools, or a garden or beach pool (all with children’s pools).

The beautiful beachfront resort allows guests to enjoy the beauty of nature and coastal entertainment with the very best location.

The ample water sport opportunities include: kayaking, snorkeling, and scuba diving. Chom Talay Beach Front Restaurant sits on the beach serving International and Western breakfast as well as a selection of freshly baked breads and sweets. In the evening a daily Happy Hour precedes weekly cuisine theme nights. Red Snapper Bar & Grill, serves a combination of Mediterranean, European and fusion dishes. Relaxation and pamper yourself at the resort’s Escape Spa with a wide range of programs dedicated to the integration of body, mind and spirit.

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Chaweng Cove Beach Resort Chaweng Cove Beach Resort is an idyllic resort built in a contemporary Thai architectural style and located on the popular Chaweng beachfront. It is within short walking distance to the nearby vibrant commercial area with a profusion of restaurants, shops and the Central Festival mall. The cozily decorated guestrooms and classic charming bungalows are nestled in a tropical lush garden and are complemented by attentive services and complete amenities for a special tropical beach holiday experience. The resort offers 101 Units: 26 Superior and 16 deluxe Balcony Rooms (36 sqm); 24 Superior Garden and 6 Superior Poolside Bungalows (32 sqm); 23 Deluxe Garden Bungalows (48 sqm); 2 Family Poolside Bungalows (65 sqm); 4 Beachfront Pool Villas (50 sqm).

Facilities & Services 17/4 Moo 3, Chaweng Beach, Bophut Koh Samui, Suratthani 84320, Thailand Tel: +66 77 422 509 Fax: +66 77 230 642 Email: rsvn@chawengcove.com www.chawengcove.com

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Swimming Pool Kids club Kid’s Pool Fitness Business Center Meeting room

Restaurant Free Wi-Fi Library Thai Massage Concierge


Grand Hill Residence Grand Hill Residence is a luxurious 4-star condominium resort on the north coast of Koh Samui, nearby Santiburi Golf Course. The residence features a variety of units: Superior Garden View & Superior Sea View (35 sqm); Deluxe Jacuzzi Sea View (46 sqm) with a balcony; Junior Suite (62 sqm); two-bedroom Family Suite (140 sqm). A rich, complimentary breakfast is served each morning in the resort restaurant. Guests can relax and lounge at an outdoor pool and garden with poolside bar service. Child-care services are available, as is beach shuttle and transportation services to the airport, shopping center and area attractions.

Facilities & Services Airport transportation Area shuttle Babysitting Shopping center Tours/ticket assistance

Terrace Television in lobby Garden Elevator/lift Parking Outdoor pool Free WiFi

58/9 Moo 4, Soi 7, Tambol Maenam, Koh Samui, Surat Thani 84330, Thailand Tel.+66 77 921 680 E-mail: info@grandhillresidence.com www.grandhillresidence.com

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The Fair House Beach Resort & Hotel The Fair House Beach Resort & Hotel is a beachfront resort on Koh Samui, just two kilometers from the lively center of Chaweng Beach and all of its entertainment options. The hotel offer 172 air-conditioned rooms with seven different room categories: 39 Superior Rooms (38 sqm); 7 Deluxe Rooms (40 sqm);30 Grand Deluxe Rooms (41 sqm) 42 Premier Rooms (40 sqm) 16 Superior Bungalows (36 sqm); 28 Deluxe Bungalows (36 sqm); and 10 Grand Deluxe Bungalows (40 sqm) with seaside pools and beach lounges just steps away. Beach-side The Sea Paint restaurant offers an open-air terrace, serving Thai & European food and a special “Seafood Barbeque”.

Facilities & Services 124-124/1-2 Moo 3 T.Bophut Koh Samui Suratthani 84320 Thailand Tel: + 66 77 422 255-6 Fax: +66 77 422 373 E-mail: rsvn@fairhousesamui.com www.fairhousesamui.com

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Swimming Pool Kid’s Pool Fitness Business Center Meeting room

Restaurant Free Wi-Fi Thai Massage Concierge Beach bar


Fair House Villas & Spa Located on a private, pristine white sand beach, Fair House Villas & Spa offers remarkable views and proximity to Koh Samui’s most alluring attractions; including Mae Nam Beach Pier, and Fisherman’s Village, where traditional food-stands and shopping stalls are plentiful. Fairhouse features 72  spacious rooms and villas in Thai contemporary  style: Garden Villas (50 sqm); Deluxe Balcony (61 sqm); Sunset Jacuzzi (61 sqm) with mountain view; Sunset Suite (69 sqm); Ocean Suite (69 sqm) with ocean view; Pool Villa (63 sqm) with private pool; Beachfront Villa (115 sqm) with beach views and private pool. NOW..Pandanus Spa offers soothing organic treatments. The Bre-Eze Restaurant & Bar serves authentic Thai and international cuisine with homegrown organic ingredients. A fully equipped fitness club is available to all guests.

Facilities & Services Hotel Facilities Restaurant 2 bars Pool Gym Kid’s pool Babysitting Spa

Room Facilities 72 rooms Mini bar Satellite TV CD&DVD player Wifi internet Air-con

39 Moo 1, Maenam, Koh Samui, Suratthani 84330 Thailand Tel:+66 77 429 000 Fax:+66 77 429 099 E-mail: booking@fairhousevillas.com www.fairhousevillas.com

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Kanda Residences Samui 80/32 Moo 5, Bophut, Koh Samui, Suratthani 84320, Thailand Phone: +66 77 234 500 Fax: +66 77 234 493 E-mail: res@kandaresidences.com sales1@kandaresidences.com www.kandaresidences.com

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Facilities & Services Swimming Pool Restaurant Function Room Wedding

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Kanda Residences Samui Samui Koh Samui’s premier deluxe pool villa resort Kanda Residences, a magical five star escape rising from Thailand’s stunning blue seas Kanda Residences is nestled in a serene cove and rises gracefully from the blue seas of the Gulf of Thailand. Comprised of 36 private pool villas sitting across five terraces, Kanda Residences boasts a stunning secluded beach and magnificent sea views. Each villa offers privacy and tranquility providing the ideal romantic escape. Our beach is an intimate setting for the exchange of wedding vows against the backdrop of a spectacular panorama of the sea.

seclusion and privacy while allowing easy access to all Samui has to offer. Whether a family with small children or newlyweds on their honeymoon, we work with each of our guests to create a personalized experience and to ensure you enjoy your island holiday.

Our three and four bedroom villas easily accommodate larger groups and families, delivering all the amenities of a five star hotel while giving the comfort, space and privacy of your own exclusive villa. Just minutes from Cheongmon’s family friendly beaches and the action and nightlife of Chaweng, Kanda Residences is perfectly situated to provide

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Samui Buri Beach Resort Samui Buri Beach Resort displays traditional Royal Thai architecture as it spreads along 100 meters of Maenam Beach in northern Samui, a short ride to the airport. Set in a lush tropical garden, it is within short walking distance to restaurants, charming cafes and shops. The resort offers 88 luxuriouslyappointed guestrooms and pool villas: 36 Deluxe (60 sqm); 24 Deluxe Pool Access (70 sqm); 10 Deluxe Pool Villa (80 sqm); 18 Grand Pool Villa (90 sqm). Seetawaree Restaurant, the Lobby Lounge and the Poolside Bar offer daily sustenance.The infinity swimming pool (and children’s pool) features a Jacuzzi. The resort contains a well-equipped gym. The resort spa provides a wide selection of treatments using natural products. 

Facilities & Services 26/24 Moo.4, Maenam Beach, Koh Samui Suratthani Thailand 84330 Tel: +66 77 447 275 Fax: +66 77 248 316 Email: rsvn@samuiburi.com www.samuiburi.com

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Swimming Pool Kids club Kid’s Pool Fitness Business Center Meeting room

Restaurant Free Wi-Fi Library Thai Massage Concierge


Samui Resotel Beach Resort Samui Resotel Beach Resort showcases a chic modern design as it spreads across 200 meters of white sand on Chaweng Beach. It is a short walk to the nearby heart of vibrant Chaweng. Many of the 79 rooms and pool villas offer sea views: 26 Superior Sea View Rooms (46 sqm); 13 Deluxe Pool Access Rooms (46 sqm); 8 Pool Access Villas (53 sqm); 14 Garden Pool Villas (53 sqm); 18 Ocean Pool Villas (65 sqm). The restaurants include: Capriccio, the Lobster Bar on the beachfront, and The Roof on the rooftop terrace where guests can enjoy appetizers and wines. The swimming pool offers the Pool Side Bar; and the well-equipped gym provides fitness training. The Library has internet stations.

Facilities & Services Swimming Pool Wonderful garden Fitness

Restaurant Free Wi-Fi Thai Massage

17 Moo3 Chaweng Beach, Bophut Koh Samui Suratthani Thailand 84320 Tel: +66 77 422 374 Fax: +66 77 422 421 Email: rsvn@samuiresotel.com www.samui Resotel.com

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Sand Sea Resort & Spa Sand Sea Resort & Spa, Samui, on Lamai Beach on the southeast coast of the island of Samui, is just a 10-minute walk to Lamai’s main concentration of bars and restaurants and shops. Forty-nine rooms and bungalows, offering scenic ocean views, are fully furnished in Thai-style with all amenities indluding Jacuzzi in every Junior Suite rooms to ensure a comfortable stay. The vibrant nightlife and shopping of Chaweng is just a 15-minute drive. Sand Sea Beach Front Restaurant offers Thai, vegetarian and European cuisines utilizing fresh seafood and local produce. A swimming pool, Jacuzzi and children’s pool are located on the beach, and The Pool Bar provides cocktails and light snacks. Sand Sea Spa, offers relaxing treatments on the terrace, beach or air-conditioned guest room.

Facilities & Services 155 Moo 4 T.Maret, Lamai Beach, Koh Samui, Surathani 84310 Thailand Tel: +66 77 231 127, 424 026 Fax: +66 77 424 415 E-mail: info@samuisandsea.com www.samuisandsea.com

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Swimming Pool Kid’s Pool Restaurant Safety box deposit for valuable belongings free of charge

Free Wi-Fi Concierge Baby cot free of charge Motor bike for rent Laundry service


Samui Verticolor Samui Vericolor offers splendid mountain and sea views on 100 meters of Chaweng Beach just a short walk to central Chaweng, the vibrant restaurant, shopping and commercial area (that now features Central Festival mall) on the upper eastern side of the island. The resort features 151 innovatively-decorated studios: 50 Superior (26 sqm); 92 Deluxe (34 sqm); 4 Family (38 sqm) and 5 Suite studios (65sqm). Café Color is a casual in-door dining outlet serving both international and authentic Thai food. A 22-meter adult pool (with a children’s pool) is situated on the sundeck and is serviced by the Pool Bar; and a well-equipped gym provides exercise.

Facilities & Services Swimming Pool Wonderful garden Fitness

Restaurant Free Wi-Fi Thai Massage

19/16 Moo 3 Chaweng Beach, Bophut Koh Samui, Suratthani 84320 Thailand Tel: +66 77 914 000 Fax: +66 77 914 010 Email: rsvn@samuiverticolor.com www.samuiverticolor.com

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THE SARANN KOH SAMUI 95-96 Moo 3, Chaweng Noi Beach, Tambol Bophut, Koh Samui, Suratthani 84320 Thailand Tel: +66 77 448 540 Fax: +66 77 448 541 Email : rsvn@TheSarann.com www.theSarann.com

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Facilities & Services Facibility Hair Dryer IDD Telephone Mini Bar

Coffee & Tea Maker Wi-Fi Satellite TV


THE SARANN KOH SAMUI Mood And Environment

Nestled on the tip of Koh Samui’s captivating Chaweng Noi Beach, The Sarann is an intimate oceanfront villa resort offering a distinctive level of relaxation and luxury.

We also provide other recreational services such as a fitness center, a library/internet room, an infinity edge pool, as well as dedicated staff for organizing tours, transportation and excursions during your stay.

“The Sarann” refers to a state of mind where all worries drift away and one’s spirit is at peace. A stone’s throw from Koh Samui’s main dining and nightlife area, and just 20 minutes from the airport, the resort offers a beautiful balance between quiet and convenience.

Highlights

The Sarann - Koh Samui is a sublime blend of luxury and nature. The property is located on the tip of the beautiful and serene Chaweng Noi Beach, with 12 luxuriously-appointed Sea Front Pool Villas, all with stunning views. The 24 spacious Jacuzzi Villas and Jacuzzi Suites combine romantic interiors with relaxing outdoor spaces. The 13 oversized Deluxe rooms feature balconies and are appointed with modern amenities to ensure your absolute comfort.

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THAILAND’S ANDAMAN SEA REGION Phi Phi

Phuket

Phuket is no stranger to travelers from across the globe. As the largest island in Thailand, Phuket is the main beach destination with easy connections to the rest of the Andaman Sea region. Right off the coast of the island is Pha Nga bay, dotted with 1000’s of small islands great for day trips, including the infamous James Bond Island. Major beaches on the island include Kata, Karon, and Patong gripped with the strongest influence of mass tourism. While other beaches remain a bit quieter moving slightly north, and include Kamala, Laguna / Bangtao, Naiyang, & Maikhao. 86

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Krabi

Krabi as a destination is one of the most magical places in Thailand. The karst mountains claw their way toward the ocean, dotting the glassy seas with small islands perfect for exploring by day. Krabi province includes some favorites like Ao Nang, Ao Tham Pranang, and Railay beaches. The pristine sands and emerald tinted seas offer instant relaxation and rejuvenation, and a host of options for the vacationer. Hot Springs, rock climbing, island hopping, diving and snorkeling and some of the best spas and hotels in the region.

Koh Phi Phi is the collective name for a small archipelago in Krabi Province just an hour boat ride from Phuket. Known as the ‘jewel of the Andaman Sea’, there are six islands. Only Phi Phi is inhabited; all others are protected by National Park status. Phi Phi was featured in the Hollywood blockbuster movie “The Beach”. The waters are filled with exotic marine life, including docile leopard sharks. Snorkeling and diving rival lounging on the beach as top activities. Phi Phi features a vibrant nightlife, with Tonsai Beach containing dozens of beach bars, restaurants and the lively Tonsai Village consisting of a maze of shops, bars and restaurants.

Koh Lanta

Koh Lanta is a 25 km-long island off the Andaman coast of Thailand, south of Phuket and Krabi. Renowned for its long beaches, quiet seclusion and natural beauty both above and below the water, Koh Lanta is a beach lover’s and scuba diver’s paradise.


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KOH YAO YAI GLOW Elixir Koh Yao Yai Koh Yao Yai Village Resort KRABI Deevana Plaza Krabi Aonang Holiday Inn Resort Krabi Ao Nang Beach Nakamanda Resort & Spa The Elements Krabi Resort Arayaburi Resort Phi Phi / Bay View Resort Pimalai Resort & Spa

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GLOW Elixir Koh Yao Yai GLOW Elixir Koh Yao Yai is an ideal island resort wonderfully situated on a peaceful and private beach on Koh Yao Yai in Phang Nga. The midscale all-villa property sits on a 300-meter stretch of glorious sand just steps away from the glistening Andaman Sea. The GLOW Elixir Koh Yao Yai is the first resort location and the third property in Thailand under the popular GLOW by Zinc brand from hotel management experts Zinc | InVision Hospitality. All 35 private villas have a contemporary tropical design with a rustic island style set amongst lush tropical gardens. The unique island layout provides stunning views and direct access to the enticing shores of the Andaman Sea.

Facilities & Services 99 Moo 3, Prunai, Koh Yao Yai Phang Nga 83000, Thailand Tel +66 87 808 3838 Fax +66 76 582 496 Email: rsvn.kohyaoyai@glowbyzinc.com www.glowbyzinc.com/kohyaoyai

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Free Wi-Fi Outdoor swimming pool Fitness center Computer station Restaurant & Room service Pool bar Thai Massage

DVD Movie Library Sport & Recreation activities Sightseeing & Excursion Arrangement Motorbike, Mountain Bike, Car & Boat rental Limousine & Speedboat service


Koh Yao Yai Village Resort Koh Yao Yai is one of a small cluster of islands a short distance from the coast of Phuket that still fosters rice paddies, rubber plantations and untouched rain forests. The resort spanning a 32-acre beach fronting the Phang Nga Bay islands, is eco-friendly. At the resort Deluxe Bungalows (73 sqm) are set apart in the jungle hills (decorated with crafted, Thai folk art). Seaview Villas (117 sqm) and Family Villas (122 sqm) offer a large outdoor balcony and a 400 sqm infinity-edge swimming pool. The Krachang Bar & Grill sits on a wooden pavilion next to the beach, while the larger Kayee Restaurant provides formal dining. Both use locally grown organic produce and fresh seafood. Kao Spa offers natural products (local cashew nuts are ground to produce a rice body scrub).

Facilities & Services Swimming Pool Wonderful garden Fitness Sauna Steam

Restaurant Free Wi-Fi Thai Massage Spa

78 Moo 4, Koh Yao Yai, Amphoe Koh Yao Phang-nga, 82160 Thailand Tel. +66 76 363 700 Fax. +66 76 363 711 Email: askme@kohyaoyaivillage.com www.kohyaoyaivillage.com

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Deevana Plaza Krabi Aonang Deevana Plaza Krabi Aonang, offering chic accommodations, draws inspiration from Krabi’s stunning natural beauty and the abundant wildlife protected within its nearby national parks, is just a short stroll from Aonang and Noppharat Thara Beaches. The resort offers 213 stylish rooms and suites, each with a private balcony, include Deluxe, Superior and Premier rooms (each 33 sqm); as well as  Premier Pool Access (46 sqm); Family Rooms (64 sqm); and Deluxe Suites, with a living room. The elegant and luxurious Swan Spa offers traditional Thai massage, aromatherapy and rejuvenating herbal treatments. Kingfisher is Deevana Plaza’s signature restaurant, served in the open-sided dining room or alfresco on the terrace, where guests discover culinary tastes and traditions from around the world.

Facilities & Services 186 Moo 3, Aonang Soi 8, Aonang Beach, Aonang, Muang, Krabi 81180 Thailand Tel: +66 75 639 999 Fax: +66 75 639 911 Email: info@deevanaplazakrabi.com www.deevanaplazakrabi.com

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Swimming Pool Kids club Kid’s Pool Fitness Business Center Meeting room

Restaurant Free Wi-Fi Library Thai Massage Concierge


Holiday Inn Resort Krabi Ao Nang Beach Krabi’s best value resort with a playful sense of tropical fun. From waterslides to free-form pools and swim-up bar. Treat yourself in our Spa while your children can be entertained in our specially designed kids & teen zones. Everyone can stay connected with free Wifi throughout the resort. Refresh yourself in our modern-designed rooms with comfortable beds whilst enjoying the view from your balcony offering stunning views of the resort pool or scenic Ao Nang Bay. Whether you are looking for a perfect family getaway with the kids, or are a couple seeking a quite romantic break, or if you are simply looking for a great place to spend a weekend away with your friends.

Facilities & Services Hotel Facilities Restaurant 3 bars Pool Gym Kid’s pool Kid’s club Spa

Room Facilities 173 rooms Mini bar Satellite TV CD&DVD player Wifi internet Air-con

Holiday Inn Resort Krabi Ao Nang Beach 123 Moo 3 Ao Nang, Muang, Krabi, Thailand 81000 Tel: +66 75 810 888 Fax: +66 75 810 889 www.holidayinnresorts.com/krabi Special booking code: Xoxo

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Nakamanda Resort & Spa 126 Moo.3 Klong Muang Beach, Tambol Nongtalay, Amphur Muang, Krabi 81000, Thailand Tel: +66 75 628 200 Fax: +66 75 644 390 Email: info@nakamanda.com, reservation@nakamanda.com www.nakamanda.com

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Facilities Free Wi-Fit Swimming Pool Fitness Center Car Rental The Gallery Laundry Baby-Sitting Currency Exchange


Nakamanda Resort & Spa Nakamanda Resort & Spa is located on a beautiful private cove in the unspoiled Klong Muang area of Krabi, amid the island’s gorgeous landscapes, thick jungles and beautiful beaches. This tranquil and luxurious resort faces a tiny forested island with a backdrop of captivating mountains rising from the Andaman Sea.

The charming Naga Spa provides a sea view and pampering treatments. The Kitchen Restaurant offers dining on the covered outdoor balcony, indoors or the beachfront terrace – perfect for sunset cocktails.

Twice daily low tide reveals a sweeping sand bank stretching to the uninhabited island, allowing visitors to walk across to adventure. At high tide take pleasure in swimming and kayaking; as well as fishing trips, boating, rock-climbing and hiking. This exquisite five-star resort is embellished by graceful Asian antique sculptures and teak wood interiors, with individual villas set upon the lush green hillside with treetop or ultra-private tropical garden views – an intimate escape for couples and honeymooners. The 39 romantic rooms and villas are available in five categories: 34 Sala Villas (56 sqm), 1 Outdoor Hydropool Villa (90 sqm), 1 Hydro-pool Villa (110 sqm), 1 Jacuzzi Villa (148 sqm), plus two sumptuous Pool Villas (315 sqm). THAILAND’S HOTELS AND RESORTS

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The Elements Krabi Resort The Elements Krabi Resort where all the elements are balanced.

This unique resort is situated on a beautiful stretch of white sand along Klong Muang beach, Surround yourself with nature’s elements (earth, fire, wind and water) and see their very presence in each and every artistic dÊcor gracing the resorts interior design. Located only 37 kilometers from Krabi International airport, the resort provides the ideal getaway for holiday seekers, making it a perfect escape for couples and families alike, to relax and unwind from life stress. The resort consists of 65 guestrooms exquisitely designed with the four elements in mind. Equipped with modern amenities

Facilities & Services 189 Moo 3, Klong Muang Beach, A. Muang, Krabi 81000 Thailand Tel: +66 75 627 999 Fax : +66 75 600 000 Email: Sales@TheElementsResort.com www.TheElementsResort.com

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Swimming Pool Wonderful garden Fitness Sauna Steam

Restaurant Free Wi-Fi Thai Massage Spa


Arayaburi Resort Phi Phi/ Bay View Resort Crystalline waters, white sands and clear blue skies await you at Arayaburi Resort, a beachfront hotel on Koh Phi Phi. This paradise island is small enough to explore on foot - no motor vehicles allowed. Everything is within easy reach including the pristine beach just steps away from a private bungalow. This is one of the few Phi Phi hotels situated among the hillside jungles of Laem Hin facing Tonsai Bay. The resort features 38 villas (40 sqm) with balconies overlooking tropical gardens and the Andaman Sea. Amenities included air-conditioning, hot water shower, mini-bar, satellite TV and a spacious balcony surrounded bynatural gardens and mature trees. The resort sports a swimming pool with Jacuzzi, a swim-up bar and children’s area.

Facilities & Services Swimming pool Scuba Diving with Jacuzzi and Sea canoe for rent swim-up bar Room service Restaurant on beach Free Shuttle boat and a Beach Bar ride to pier & village Traditional Thai Massage Tours and transportation Service

69/1 Moo 7, Laem Hin Beach, Phi Phi Island, Tambol Ao-Nang, Muang, Krabi 81000, Thailand Tel: +66 75 601 127-31 Fax: +66 75 601 126 www.arayaburiphiphi.com

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Pimalai Resort & Spa 99, Moo 5, Ba Kan Tiang Beach, Koh Lanta, Krabi, 81150, Thailand Tel: +66 2 320 5500 Fax: +66 2 320 5503 Email: reservation@pimalai.com www.pimalai.com

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Facilities & Services Facibility Hair Dryer IDD Telephone Mini Bar

Coffee & Tea Maker Wi-Fi Satellite TV


Pimalai Resort & Spa Do you remember the first time you fell in love with nature?

and quaint rooms, this unique resort surrounded by famous snorkeling and diving spots takes you closer to nature than you could imagin

The first time you felt soft, warm sand between your toes or discovered that intoxicating scent of luscious greenery? At Pimalai, rekindle your love for nature amidst lush tropical forests and the endless Andaman waters. Discover Koh Lanta’s best kept secret, nestled within the solitude and serenity of surrounding Amidst 100 acres of tropical vegetation, direct access to over 900 meters of pristine sandy beach, lose yourself in the sights and sounds of nature, with buzzing cicadas, birds and eagles hovering majestically above, and mischievous squirrels and monkeys on the trees surrounding you. With 121 accommodation units comprising of serene villas, elegant suites

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Crystal Wild Resort Panwa Phuket ​ 9/65 AoYon-KhaoKhad Rd., Vichit, 3 Muang, Phuket 83000, Thailand Tel: +66 76 315 293-4 Fax: +66 76 315 297 Email: info@crystalwildresort.com​ www.crystalwildresort.com

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Facilities & Services Swimming Pool Restaurant Function Room Wedding

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Crystal Wild Resort Panwa Phuket Crystal Wild Resort Panwa Phuket is a boutique resort located in the southern part of the island, nestled hillside among lush tropical gardens and a mangrove forest above Panwa Beach. It’s an elegant combination of modern style and natural design.

A fully-equipped fitness center, game room and a library provide a range of activities. The swimming pool is ionized and is chlorine and chemical free.

Crystal Wild Resort is your answer for getting back to nature in an inspiring…….peace at the same as surrounding with sea scenery. You will find out the entire place with soothe your soul and relax your mind right here at our Crystal Wild Resort Panwa Phuket only. Discover a hideaway in perfect harmony with nature, all the privacy and pampering you deserve awaits you at Crystal Wild Resort Panwa Phuket. This is the best Phuket beach resort to relax. There is nothing to disturb the blissful tranquility of Phuket. This is a Panwa beach resort to explore. The most exclusive, luxurious resort in Phuket, Thailand. The resort offers 39 residences, each.45 sqm which feature balconie or terraces: Deluxe Garden View, Deluxe Sea View, Deluxe Pool Access.

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Deevana Patong Resort & Spa At Deevana Patong Resort & Spa a calm and tranquil atmosphere awaits every weary traveler. This elegant Thai resort, encompassing more than 9.6 acres of spacious tropical gardens with tasteful guest rooms and suites; is an oasis of serenity- the perfect setting for a relaxing holiday. Yet just minutes away lies the famous Bangla Road’s nightlife; Jungceylon shopping and entertainment center and the golden sand of glorious Patong Beach. Deevana offers a total of 225 guest rooms and suites, set in two separate wings. The Garden Wing has 145 rooms (each 27 sqm) and the Deluxe Wing with 80 suites comprising deluxe rooms with a private balcony, some with a Jacuzzi, (36 sqm); as well as Junior Suites some with a Jacuzzi (55 sqm)

Facilities & Services 43/2 Raj-U-Thid 200 Pee Road, Patong Beach, Kathu, Phuket 83150 Thailand Tel: +66 76 341414-5, 341705 Fax : +66 76 341706 Hotline: +66 83 106 7882 Email: info@deevanapatong.com www.deevanapatong.com

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Swimming Pool Kid’s pool Restaurant Baby Sitting Meeting room Laundry Service

Free Wi-Fi Fitness Spa & Steam Thai Massage Concierge


Deevana Plaza Phuket Patong Located in central Patong City, is just steps away from the golden sands of Patong beach, as well as the city’s shopping center, night market, and bustling nightlife. The resort brings a distinctive and contemporary style  to the otherwise down-to-earth hotel options in Patong Beach, with 249 tastefully appointed rooms and suites, Deluxe and Premiere rooms (35 sqm); Family room (44 sqm) and Deluxe suites (75 sqm) The hotel is a highlight in itself offering rejuvenating spa treatments at Orientala Wellness Spa. Signature Thai & International Cuisine dining experiences are offered in three in-house restaurants, Phuket Café, The Sun Bar, and Rooftop Terrace. There is a fully-equipped, elevated gym with an amazing view of Patong City.

Facilities & Services Hotel Facilities Room Facilities Restaurant Mini bar 3 bars Satellite TV Pool CD&DVD Kid’s pool player Wifi internet Kid’s club Air-con Spa & Fitness Business Center Meeting Room

239/14 Raj-U-Thid 200 Pee Road, Patong, Phuket, 83150 Thailand Tel: +66 76 302 100 Fax: +66 76 302 111 E-mail: info@deevanaplazaphuket.com www.deevanaplazaphuket.com

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Holiday Inn Resort Phuket Mai Khao Beach

81 Moo 3 Mai Khao, Talang, Phuket 83110 Thailand Tel: +66 76 603 699 Fax: +66 76 603 555 Website: www.holidayinnresortphuket maikhaobeach.com

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Rates start from: THB 2640++

Facilities & Services Restaurants & Bar Free Wi-Fi Swimming Pool & 24 hour Gym Kid’s Club & Kids Pool

Kids Stay & Eat Free Free Carpark Business Center Spa


Holiday Inn Resort Phuket Mai Khao Beach Find yourself in paradise – and feel right at home! Stroll white sands. Relax amidst the beauty of Phuket. Enjoy a romantic dinner for two. Discover an out-ofthis-world array of family and kids’ activities. Holiday your way in one of the island’s most welcoming getaways – Holiday Inn Resort Phuket Mai Khao Beach, only a 15-minute drive from Phuket International Airport. You enjoy a perfect location right on Mai Khao Beach, the island’s longest stretch of sand. Mai Khao offers up 10 kilometers of tranquil, crowd-free beach with spectacular sunsets on Phuket’s west coast.

Rooms and suites offer ultimate comforts a variety of options. How about getting a wow from your kids when they see their very own bunk beds topping bean bags and video games in a Kid’s or Family Suite?

In this family-friendly resort, lounge in beautifully landscaped gardens. Float along the length of our large infinity swimming pool, or splash the morning away in the kid’s pool. From Tea Tree spa indulgences to Thai boxing to cooking classes to bike rides glimpsing beautiful ponds and Buddhist temples, you will find something to excite your interests. Meanwhile, children enjoy an amazing Kid’s Club.

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Hyton Leelavadee, Phuket Perfectly located only 3-minute walk from the best location of Patong Beach, Phuket’s finest beach, Hyton Leelavadee Resort offers an original of warm and friendly Thai hospitality along with 98 unique room types and suites, all with private balconies in the natural tropical environment. The resort is suitably designed for couples and families with complete facilities, restaurant & bar, leisure activities and relaxing ambience for an excellent memorable holiday experience. Hyton Leelavadee Resort offers you an easy access to all the entertainment area and vibrant nightlife of Phuket while maintaining the spirit of fine relaxation with tranquil ambience and sheer beauty of classic Phuket.

Facilities & Services 3 Pracha-Nukhro Rd. Patong Beach, Phuket 83150, Thailand Tel: +66 76 292 091-2 Fax: +66 76 349 871 Email: info@hytonleelavadee.com www.hytonleelavadee.com

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Swimming Pool Pool Bar Internet Corner Fitness Room Sauna Room Thai Massage

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Nook-Dee Resort Nook Dee Resort will offer a unique resort experience with exceptional boutique rooms that have been created with authentic, chaming Thai style coming in November 2015. The beautiful Kata Hillside location presents an intimate setting with dramatic ocean views, perfect for couples and holidaymakers looking for an elegant resort defined by personalized and warm Thai hospitality. Genuine Thai style and service is felt throughout the resort accommodations and continues into the experience of dining, with unique and authentic ingredients helping to create specialty tastes and flavors.

Facilities & Services Free Wi-Fi Outdoor swimming pool Fitness center Restaurant & Room service

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34/28 M. 3; Chaofanok Rd. Phuket, 83150 Thailand Tel: +66 2 652 2822 Fax:+66 2 652 2821 E-mail:Â sales@zinchospitality.com

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The Royal Paradise Hotel & Spa 135/23,123/15-16 Rat-U-Thit 200 Pee Road, Patong Beach, Kathu, Phuket 83150,Thailand Tel: +66 76 340 666 Fax: +66 76 340 565 E-mail: sales@royalparadise.com www.royalparadise.com

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Facilities & Services Catering access Baby sitting Currency Exchange Postal services Laundry service FREE WI-FI

Florist Free shuttle Boutiques & Gift shop Bakery shop Hotel Clinic Parking


The Royal Paradise Hotel & Spa The Royal Paradise Hotel and Spa is centrally located-just five minutes walking distance from shopping and entertainment centers of Patong Beach. It commands breathtaking views of the Andaman Sea.

“Paradise Thai Spa” features soothing elixirs of relaxing and rejuvenating spa treatments. A well-equipped fitness center and sauna and swimming pool provide exercise options.

The hotel features 248 “Paradise” guest rooms: Superior, Deluxe and premiere Deluxe rooms (30 sqm); Mini and Junior Suites (44 sqm); Paradise Suite (57 sqm); Paradise Executive Suite (86 sqm); and 102 “Royal Wing” accommodations (rooms and suites with unique Thai design, ranging from 38sqm to 152 sqm-the Royal Executive Suite). A wide variety of dining options are available: The Coconut Coffee Shop features buffets, the Royal Kitchen, located on 25th floor of Paradise wing serves Chinese Cuisine, Casablanca Restaurant in the at Royal Wing offers Indian and Arabian cuisine. Fueng Fah Restaurant, in the Paradise wing features “Royal Thai Cuisine”, The Fountain Lounge overlooks the pool and gardens offering cocktails and snacks, and the Sky Lounge, is perched atop the island’s tallest hotel tower. Paradise Bakery offers desserts and baked breads.

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The Aquamarine Resort & Villa 17/38 Moo 6, Kamala Beach, A. Kathu, Phuket 83150, Thailand Tel: 66 (0) 7631 0600 Fax: 66 (0) 7631 0630 E-mail: info@aquamarineresort.com www.aquamarineresort.com

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Facilities & Services Outdoor pools Restaurant Fitness Centre Gift Shop Tailor Shop Free Wi-Fi

Free shuttle Mini-mart 24 hours security Guests Relations Officer Parking


The Aquamarine Resort & Villa The Aquamarine Resort & Villa is perched high above Kamala Beach on the west coast of Phuket, just a 15-minutes drive to Patong, Phuket’s shopping, nightlife and entertainment hub; and a half-hour drive from the airport. The resort showcases magnificent vistas of the Andaman Sea.

Three outdoor pools (lap pool, Jacuzzi pool and free-form pool) provide wonderful water respite. Enjoy a fully-equipped fitness center, Thai cooking classes .

It offers186 guest rooms and 16 lovely private hillside villas designed and furnished in modern Thai style with environmental and green sensitivity. The Villa Garden and Thai Villa Sea View suites (70 sqm) and the Deluxe and Deluxe Sea View rooms (40 sqm) offer splendid views and exceptional comfort. Dine at the open-air Blue Sea Cafe and enjoy continental buffet breakfast. The buffet dinner features authentic Thai cuisine. Leelawadee Thai Restaurant serves authentic Thai cuisine and seafood that is delivered fresh daily. Horizon Lounge is situated in the lobby and offers refreshing chilled herbal drinks, light meals and cocktails. Lotus Spa offers an authentic Thai spa experience featuring reflexology and Thai massage.

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The Memory at on on hotel phuket The historic Memory at On On Hotel, the oldest hotel in Phuket Old Town, has been meticulously renovated to maintain its rich Sino-Portuguese architecture. By strolling its historic streets, you experience the different cultures, cuisines and religions of Phuket. Shop art galleries and cafes and observe the quaint traditional stores and traders along the way. Thai cuisine is offered in the lobby restaurant, and a short stroll through Old Town provides dim sum, Hokkien noodles, roti. and a plethora of modern cuisine. The hotel offers free Wi-Fi and the lobby features an art gallery, where guests can enjoy both the art and complimentary refreshments. A variety of well-appointed rooms as well as dormitory-style boarding provides options for all travelers.

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19 Phang-Nga Rd., Talad Yai, Muang, Phuket 83000 Thailand Tel: +66 76 363 700 Fax: +66 76 363 711 E-mail: info@thememoryhotel.comv www.thememoryhotel.com

Tour counter Restaurant (no bar)


Woraburi Phuket Resort & Spa The word “Woraburi” in Thai describes an idyllic location populated by fairies who revel in perpetual happiness. And just as its name suggests, upon entering Woraburi Phuket Resort & Spa, guests are instantly greeted by a feeling of content and delight that is carried everywhere on the warm breeze blowing in from the sparkling perfectly complement the uniquely elegant lobby centrepiece - a giant Srivijaya Bell; the most beautiful symbol of the justly famous southern Thai hospitality. With its direct access to Karon Beach, Woraburi Phuket Resort & Spa offers a complete refuge for the most discerning sun worshippers.

Facilities & Services Beach Swimming Pool Fitness Restauraurant

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198, 200 Patak Road, Karon Beach, Muang District, Phuket 83100, Thailand Tel: +66 76 363 050 Fax: +66 76 363 099 E-mail: rsvn.phuket@woraburi.com www.hotelworaburi.com www.woraburi.com

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THAILAND’S NORTHERN REGION Doi Inthanon National Park

Part of the Himalayan mountain range, Doi Inthanon is Thailand’s tallest peak at 2,565 meters above sea level. Doi Inthanon National Park covers an area of 482.4 square kilometers in three districts of Chiang Mai province. Cool climate lovers should visit the park during December to February, which is winter, and you also get a chance to see the blossom of Siamese sakura flowers all over the area.

Sukhothai Historical Park

A visit to Sukhothai wouldn’t be complete without a visit to the historical site of the ancient Sukhothai City to discover the history of the former capitol city of Siam. The 70-square-meter park houses remaining structures of what used to be palaces, temples and homes. If you don’t have the whole day to explore the area, don’t miss the beauty of main attractions such as Wat Mahathat and Wat Si Chum, and imagine it in its glory days.

Phu Chi Fa

One of the most famous destinations uphill in Chiang Rai, especially during winter time, when visitors try to reach its cliff that offers spectacular views of the valley and sea of mist at sunrise. Phu Chi Fa is blessed with breathtaking views, abundant flowers of all colors and cool weather most of the year. Plus, it is not far, located approximately 25 kilometers south of Doi Pha Tang in Thoeng District. Visitors are also welcome to stay overnight at Ban Rom Fa Thong and Ban Rom Fa Thai. Opening: Daily 5:00am - 6:00pm

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Kwan Phayao

An extensive fresh-water lake, Kwan Phayao is the largest fresh-water fish habitat in the upper north, which provides the livelihood of many of the local people. The surrounding scenery, particularly at dusk, is stunning. Along the banks are food shops and recreation sites.


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At Nata Chiang Mai Chic Jungle Resort At Nata Chiang Mai Chic Jungle Resort is located by the Maesa Waterfalls in the beautiful mountains of the Mae Rim district. The resort is a unique, adventurous experience, decorated Moroccan style in harmony with the natural beauty of northern Thailand. Its rooms are surrounded by tropical forests and flower gardens with orchards and waterfall views -- ideal for those who love hiking and adventure in a truly unique setting. Nata offers 15 rooms: Superior (30 sqm); Modern Cottage with waterfall view (40 sqm); Sweet Cottage (50 sqm); So Sweet Room with waterfall views (70 sq m); and a two-story floor Villa Story Room (60 sqm) with sauna and swimming pool

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32/3 Moo 5 T. Maeram A.Maerim, Mae Rim District, 50180, Thailand Tel: +66 53 044 121, +66 816 031 717 Fax: +66 53 044 197 E-mail: info@atnatachiangmai.com www.atnatachiangmai.com

Restaurants & Bars Executive Lounge Car Rental Meeting Facilities Shop

Beauty Salon Fitness Center Sauna Jacuzzi Room Massage


Chompor Lanna Boutique Resort ChomporLanna Boutique Resort is in the historic heart of the old city of Chiang Mai providing a perfect starting point to discover the city, and just a short walk to the Sunday Walking Street (Sunday Market). Experience contemporary Lanna-style resort atmosphere hidden away in a quiet neighborhood in the city-center, offering 18 double-rooms with luxurious styles, and situated within natural surroundings – including paddy fields where you can take part in harvesting and planting rice every four months. Breakfast conveniently in the resort’s restaurant, or sample the bounty of Thai and international cuisine available while strolling about Old Town.The resort concierge can assist in arranging shuttle service and tours to local must- see attractions, including Wat Phra Sing and Lanna Folklife Museum.

Facilities & Services Swimming Pool Car rental Massage

Restaurants Coffee shop Shop

Pra Pokklao road 27 soi 12 Tambon Sriphoom Ampore Muang Chiang Mai Thailand 50200 Tel: +66 53 326 547 Email: chompor.lanna@gmail.com www.chomporlanna.com

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Dusit Princess Chiang Mai 112 Chang Klan Road, Amphur Muang, Chiang Mai 50100, Thailand Tel: +66 53 253 900 Fax: +66 53 281 044 E-mail: dpcm@dusit.com

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Facilities & Services Fitness Centre Swimming pool: Outdoor Total no. of conference and banqueting rooms: 3 Total space of all conference and banqueting rooms (sq m): 284 Total no. of dining and entertainment venues: 2


Dusit Princess Chiang Mai Dusit Princess Chiang Mai, located in Northern Thailand, displays its renowned association with Thai aristocracy with its opulent décor, comfortable accommodations, and attention to every detail. Situated in the heart of Chiang Mai, it provides a gateway to the region’s stunning scenery and national park preserves and is steps from the fabulous Chiang Mai Night Bazaar which offers shoppers expansive choices of clothing and souvenirs as well as traditional Thai arts and crafts produced by indigenous mountain tribes.

Newly renovated Jasmine Restaurant serves a wide range of regional Thai dishes, including Northern Thai specialties, along with European and Cantonese selections.

The hotel has 198 rooms including: Superior (26 sqm); Deluxe & Executive (32 sqm); Junior Suite (46 sqm); one-bedroom Suite (60 sqm); two-bedroom Suite, located on the hotel’s top two floors with expansive views across the city (100 sqm). Guests can take a dip or relax outdoors poolside with a cool drink before heading to the fully- equipped gym for a workout. For those who crave excitement, relax with a libation from the Lobby Bar while the tour counter staff attends to the details of your adventure.

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Duangtawan Hotel Chiang Mai “Having one of the best locations in the heart of the city, the hotel offers amazing access to Chiang Mai’s Night bazaar and famous tourist attractions. Surrounded by Northern Lanna elements, Duangtawan is a great vacation choice for finding traditional northern food, drinks, handicrafts, souvenirs and local entertainment. Accommodation includes a large inventory of affordable yet comfortable rooms with a comprised mixed of Superior, Deluxe, Business and Junior Suites featured with a complete range of MICE facilities, fitness, spa and all-day dining outlets.”

Facilities & Services Night Bazaar ,132 Loykroh Road, Muang, Chiang Mai 50100, Thailand Tel: +66 53 905 000 Fax: +66 53 275 429 E-mail: dtw@dtw.co.th www.duangtawanhotelchiangmai.com

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Restaurants & Bars Executive Lounge Car Rental Meeting Facilities Shop Beauty Salon

Fitness Center Sauna & Steam Rooms Jacuzzi Room Spa Massage


Eurana Boutique Hotel Eurana Boutique Hotel offers a unique experience, which is more than just an accommodation. The resort atmosphere and old-town experience takes you back to the Lanna city of years ago. Eurana is located in the heart of Chiang Mai City within easy distance of the Sunday Walking Street, many fresh markets, excellent cooking schools, handsome boutique shops, dozens of ancient temples and many historic cultural attractions. The hotel features 72 rooms (standard, superior, deluxe pool view and junior suite) decorated in various styles. Eurana Spa offers a variety of rejuvenating massage.

Facilities & Services Swimming Pool Fitness Centre Sauna, steam Meeting facilities Car rental

Massage Spa Restaurants Shop

7/1 Moonmuang Rd., Soi. 7, Sriphum, Muang, Chiang Mai Thailand 50200 Tel: +66 53 219 402 Fax: +66 53 219 040 Mobile: +66 88 547 8844 E-mail: info@euranaboutiquehotel.com www.euranaboutiquehotel.com

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Furama Chiang Mai Furama Chiang Mai is elegantly located just north of Chiang Mai, and offers a panoramic view of Doi Suthep, the 5,500-foot granite mountain that is home to Wat Doi Suthep, one of Thailand’s most stunning temples. Furama’s modern and contemporary interior lavishes guests with 275 well-appointed, spacious rooms. The hotel is strategically located within the vicinity of Wat Phrathat Doi Suthep, Chiang Mai Zoo, Chiang Mai Night Safari, the big shopping mall, and Nimmanhaemin road, the entertainment belt of the city. Every residence has the advantage of the panoramic Doi Suthep’s mountainous view or the hustle and bustle of city view and includes; 150 Superior and Deluxe deluxe rooms.

Facilities & Services Managed by Furama Hotels International

54 Huay Kaew Road, Muang Chiang Mai 50300, Thailand Tel: +66 53 415 222 Fax: +66 53 415 200 E-mail: reservations.chiangmai@furama.com www.furama.com

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Restaurants & Bars Executive Lounge Car Rental Meeting Facilities Shop Beauty Salon

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Prat Rajapruek Resort & Spa Prat Rajapruek Resort is near Royal Flora Park and Chiang Mai Night Safari. The resort is situated 8 km. from Chiang Mai International Airport or 10 km. from city of Chiang Mai. Complimentary round trip transfer service to airport & night market. The Boutique Colonial Resort & Spa, Thai & International Food & Beverage available at Tong Guy Restaurant, 100 persons maximum for meeting room and full facilities for seminar. Accommodation Prat Rajapruek Resort & Spa welcomes to the rooms are decorated in contemporary colonial style.

Facilities & Services Swimming Pool Restaurant Room Service Safety Box

Massage & Spa Meeting Room Tour Desk Free Wi-Fi

123 Moo 12 T.Nong Kwai, A.Hang Dong, Chiang Mai Thailand 50230 Tel: +66 53 114 006 Fax: +66 53 114 007 Mobile: +669 4706 3335 Email: rsvn.pratrajapruek@gmail.com www.pratrajapruek.com Facebook: pratrajapruek

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Proud Phu Fah Proud Phu Fah Hip & Green Resort, located just north of Chiang Mai, is 1,150 meters above sea level on the charming and lush Mae Rim mountain. Nearby attractions include; Mae Sa Elephant Camp, Queen Sirikit Botanic G a rde n, Mon C ha e m R oy a l P roj e c t , a nd S t r a wb e r r y F a rm s . Resort rooms are offered in the Villa Zone (a set of nine unique villas along the stream), or the Phu Zone (a three-story building with panoramic mountain views, comprising three rooms on each floor with a choice of a Jacuzzi or private swimming pool). The resort restaurant serves healthy Thai cuisine using local produce; and the spa offers relaxing, therapeutic treatments.The resort staff will arrange activities such as elephant riding and ATV adventure tours.

Facilities & Services 97/5 Moo 1, Mae Rim Samoeng Rd. (km. 18) T. Pongyang, Mae Rim, Chiang Mai 50180 Thailand Tel: +66 53 879 389, +66 53 879 118 Fax: +66 53 879 286 Email: relax@proudphufah.com www.proudphufah.com

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Swimming Pool Restaurant Car Rental Function Room Internet Corner Wedding and Party

Lounge & Library Souvenir Shop Room Service Coffee Shop laundry service Wi-Fi in public areas


Phu Pai Art Resort - Pai Hotel in Mae Hong Son At the Phu Pai Art Resort, experience the tranquility of rural Thailand. Wake up to sweeping views of rice fields and the distant mountains of Mae Hong Son province, bordering Myanmar. Located in the northern village of Pai, the village centre has a bohemian ambiance with quaint restaurants and art galleries. Each evening the streets awaken with vendors and markets selling unique arts and crafts, local delicacies and small traditional herbal remedies. Pai hotel offers 40 rooms and bungalows, each with a pitched grass roof and shady veranda, decorated in Thai Lanna design: Superior and Deluxe Rooms (68 sqm); Bungalows and Honeymoon Suite with a hot tub (72 sqm). A swimming pool with wooden deck creates a relaxing atmosphere to enjoy the backdrop of rice paddies and forested mountains.

Facilities & Services Traditional Thai massage Restaurant Wi-Fi Internet Laundry Service Bicycle tours and rental

Tours counter Limousine service Airport transfers Shuttle van service

92 Moo.1 T.Mae Na Teung A.Pai Mae Hong Son, Thailand, 58130 Tel: +66 53 065 111 - 2 Fax: +66 53 065 115 E-mail: info@phupai.com www.phupai.com

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Woodfield Resort, Chiang Mai “A delightful journey into the wood along with the beginning of the best vacation hideaway is awaited for your absolute relaxation at Woodfield Resort. Located in a tranquil district of Chiang Mai, this resort is standout in harmony of natural aesthetic and the warmth of original Northern Thai hospitality. Only 10 minutes from Chiang Mai International Airport, Woodfield Resort uniquely offers multitude choices of their individual guest rooms, each with soft and light tones blended with natural wooden furnishings, a multipurpose function room and their outstanding resort pool.”

Facilities & Services 104/15 Moo 6, T. Nong Hoi, Muang, Chiang Mai 50000, Thailand Tel: +66 53 140 088 Fax: +66 53 140 089 Email: info@woodfieldresort.com rsvn@woodfieldresort.com www.woodfieldresort.com

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Swimming Pool Restaurant & Bar Car Rental Function Room Internet Corner Wedding and Poolside Party

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Authentic Phuket Style Legendary Thai Hospitality

21 Sainamyen Road, Patong, Kathu, Phuket 83150 Thailand T: +66 7634 3444 126 BEST OF VACATION E: info@PatongSawaddi.com www.PatongSawaddi.com


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15 minutes from Pattaya, but a million years away…..

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