SALA Resorts and Spas removes single-use plastic from bathrooms

SALA Resorts and Spas has removed single-use plastics from its bathrooms at each of its three Resorts. SALA Phuket Mai Khao Beach, SALA Samui Chaweng Beach and SALA Cheongmon Beach have all replaced their plastic bathroom amenities with eco-friendly biodegradable versions, including combs and dental kits crafted from bamboo, shower caps, sanitary bags and shaving […]

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Centara Begins Huge Upgrade at Flagship Bangkok Hotel

THB 650 Million Room Upgrade at Flagship Bangkok Hotel Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s leading hotel operator, is launching a much-anticipated renovation programme at its five-star flagship, Centara Grand at CentralWorld Bangkok, beginning this month. The company is investing THB 650 million in the room improvement project, which will see a complete floor-to-ceiling renovation of all […]

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Centara Wows Industry at Appreciation Events

10 Day Tour of Australia and New Zealand Centara Hotels & Resorts have just completed a 10-day tour of Australia and New Zealand hosting appreciation events, to thank its key partners for their support during 2019. Jamie Crisp, Senior Corporate Market Director, and Charlie Ridout, Australian Representative, hosted events in Auckland, Sydney and Melbourne. At all […]

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Tour East Ramps Up Offering To Agents

The Philippines Added To The List Of Destinations Destination management company (DMC), Tour East, is pleased to announce the addition of The Philippines to the list of destinations now available via it’s WebConnect online agents portal. WebConnect allows agents to make real time bookings for transfers, accommodation & touring options across a wide range of […]

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Centara Hotels & Resorts impressive expansion plans

Centara Hotels & Resorts enters 2020 on a high, with impressive expansion plans, new openings and brand updates Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s leading hotel operator, has provided the travel industry with an update on its expansion and development plans ahead of this year’s World Travel Market (WTM) in London. The last 12 months have […]

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General Manager – Berjaya Times Square Hotel, Kuala Lumpur

Mr Hugo Gerritsen has recently been appointed as General Manager of Berjaya Times Square Hotel, Kuala Lumpur. Whilst Hugo is no stranger to Malaysia, having previously held the position of Area General Manager overseeing several properties within the Dorsett group, he most recently spent two years working in Japan, with Agora Hospitality Group. European trained, […]

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Flight Centre agents off to Bali!

X2 Bali Breakers and Away Bali Legian Camakila Resorts showcase their resorts to Flight Centre Agents X2 Bali Breakers and Away Bali Legian Camakila Resorts (part of the Cross Hotels & Resorts group) showcased their resorts to 16 Flight Centre Agents from across Australia, in conjunction with Infinity Holidays. They enjoyed dinner and cocktails at the […]

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New General Manager of Cape Panwa Hotel, Phuket…

Cape & Kantary Hotels Appoint Simon Hoekstra as General Manager of Cape Panwa Hotel, Phuket Simon Hoekstra has been appointed General Manager of Cape Panwa Hotel, Phuket. Simon hails from Holland and arrived with a string of impressive academic qualifications awarded by organisations world-wide. He has lived in Thailand for 14 years and worked in […]

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Head to paradise with a special industry rate

Phi Phi Island Village Beach Resort If you’re dreaming of an island holiday with white sandy beaches and turquoise waters for the right price, Phi Phi Island Village Beach Resort has the solution for you. The 4.5-star oceanfront resort has launched a special industry rate starting at 3,700 THB which includes daily breakfast for 2 […]

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Centara Adds 3 New Hotels to Phuket Portfolio

Three West Coast properties boost Centara’s Phuket presence to nine hotels and resorts Thailand’s leading hospitality group, has signed hotel management agreements for three new hotels in Phuket’s Mai Khao Beach area owned by Maikhao Dream Company Limited. Two properties are already in operation and fall under Centara management from 11th September, while the third […]

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