Country winner for Thailand
Spa Cenvaree at Centara Grand Beach Resort Phuket takes Thailand award for Best Luxury Emerging Spa
Spa Cenvaree at Centara Grand Beach Resort Phuket has been named Country winner for Thailand as Best Luxury Emerging Spa in the World Luxury Hotel Awards 2012.
The awards are based solely on guest voting and are presented in different categories on a country and a global basis.
Centara Grand Beach Resort Phuket opened only in 2011 and is a five-star resort located at the most secluded part of Karon Beach.
Taking its design theme from the island’s Sino-Portuguese heritage, the resort has direct access to the beach and is set around a landscaped water park.
“Competition amongst spas in Thailand is intense, this being the spa capital of Asia,” said Thirayuth Chirathivat, Chief Executive Officer of Centara Hotels & Resorts, “We are, therefore, delighted that after being open for only a year, our spa at Centara Grand Beach Resort Phuket has won this prestigious award, which is based entirely on guest satisfaction.
“We believe this illustrates the success of this new resort, and the growing strength of our Spa Cenvaree brand.”
The World Luxury Hotel Awards is a recognized global organization providing luxury hotels with recognition for their world-class facilities and service based on votes cast by guests.
Awards are presented to luxury spas in 10 different categories on a country and global basis and are based on online voting by guests.
Centara Hotels & Resorts is Thailand's leading operator of hotels, with 37 deluxe and first-class properties covering all the major tourist destinations in the Kingdom. A further 17 resorts in the Maldives; Philippines; Vietnam; Bali, Indonesia; Sri Lanka; and Mauritius Indian Ocean brings the present total to 54 properties. Brands and properties within Centara ensure that specific categories such as couples, families, individuals, and meetings and incentives groups will all find a hotel or resort that is appropriate to their needs.
Centara operates 25 branches of Spa Cenvaree, one of Thailand's most luxurious and innovative spa brands, together with its newly-launched value brand, Cense by Spa Cenvaree, which provides core spa services for busy travelers. The company's Kids' Club is available at all the family-friendly resorts to ensure that the youngsters and teens are taken care of. Centara Hotels & Resorts also operates two state-of-the-art convention centers in Bangkok, and two in northeastern Thailand, one being located in Udon Thani and the other in Khon Kaen.