Thai New year water festival
Centara offers rooms and water shooters especially for the Songkran festival
Mar 04, 2013
Centara Hotels & Resorts is offering a special Songkran package at selected properties that are for a minimum two nights’ stay and includes breakfast for two persons, a laundry credit, and a Songkran survival kit that includes two water shooters per room and plastic waterproof covers for valuables.
Valid during the period April 10-16, 2013, the package is available at hotels and resorts in Bangkok, Pattaya, Rayong, Koh Chang, Krabi, Phuket, and Chiang Mai.
The package is bookable via www.centarahotelsresorts.com/songkran from March 8 at some hotels and resorts and at all others within the program from March 15 onwards.
Songkran, also known as the Water Festival, is the traditional Thai New Year and is celebrated from April 13 to 15. The most obvious part of the celebrations, in which everyone joins, is the throwing of water. Buckets, hoses, and water shooters are all part of the fun, and no one avoids a soaking or being smeared with white talcum powder. Songkran has become a major attraction for foreign tourists, and large numbers visit Thailand during this time specifically to take part in the exuberance.
Full information and booking forms can be found at www.centarahotelsresorts.com/songkran
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, China, Vietnam, Bali Indonesia, Sri Lanka, and Mauritius, 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.