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Centara Grand at CentralWorld named as Best Hotel for Business Events by CEI Asia
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Jan 25, 2013
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Centara Grand & Bangkok Convention Centre at CentralWorld has won an award as Best Hotel for Business Events in a reader survey published by CEI Asia, the region’s premier magazine for the conferences, events and incentives industry.
The hotel is the only fully integrated five-star hotel, convention centre and lifestyle complex in the centre of Bangkok.
“We are all very proud to have won this accolade,” says Thirayuth Chirathivat, Chief Executive Officer of Centara Hotels & Resorts.
“We celebrated the fifth year of the opening of the hotel in December, and to have achieved the respect and recognition from CEI Asia readers, who include the most influential people in the industry, is immensely satisfying for all of us, directors, management and staff alike.”
The hotel has 505 rooms and suites, including nine executive floors and the World Executive Club, which occupies the entire 51st floor. Amongst the selection of food and beverage outlets are Fifty Five and RedSky, two rooftop restaurants that provide a memorable setting for business and incentives events.
The brand-new M23 meetings suite on the 23rd floor offers four function rooms with a capacity ranging from 18 to 50 persons, and natural lighting, a dedicated lobby and kitchen, and an outdoor terrace.
The Convention Hall seats 6,000 guests theatre-style, the World Ballroom seats 800 for a banquet, while Lotus Suites 1-15 will seat between 10 and 400 persons.
Centara Hotels & Resorts is Thailand's leading operator of hotels, with 40 deluxe and first-class properties covering all the major tourist destinations in the Kingdom. A further 18 resorts in the Maldives, Vietnam, Bali Indonesia, Sri Lanka and Mauritius Indian Ocean, brings the present total to 58 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 27 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.
The latest Centara brand is named COSI Hotels, an economy brand designed for travelers who predominantly make their bookings via the internet and who want comfort and convenience at the most friendly prices available, which is under development with the first property due to open in 2015.
For more information and reservations, please contact tel. +662 101 1234 ext. 1 or e-mail to email@example.com or visit: http://www.centarahotelsresorts.com/cgcw/cgcw_default.asp