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New iPhone app joins Centara’s Android App

New iPhone app joins Centara’s Android App

BANGKOK, Thailand - Centara Hotels & Resorts has now released an iPhone App alongside the recently-launched mobile optimized website and Android App, enabling anyone with either an iPhone, iPad or Android device to check room availability and book online. … June 20, 2013
Romance in Phuket with Centara’s weekend getaway

Romance in Phuket with Centara’s weekend getaway

A romantic weekend getaway for two people in Phuket is fast and easy to arrange with the package offered by Centara Grand West Sands Resort & Villas Phuket, where a Luxury Suite 1 bedroom is available at Baht 5,900 per night for 2, with breakfast included. … June 18, 2013
Centara Grand & Bangkok Convention Centre at CentralWorld: at the city center for MICE business

Centara Grand & Bangkok Convention Centre at CentralWorld: at the city center for MICE business

Centara Grand & Bangkok Convention Centre at CentralWorld is the only fully-integrated, five-star hotel, convention center, and lifestyle complex within the heart of Bangkok.Located at Ratchaprasong, and within a few minutes’ walk of Siam Square … June 12, 2013
Guests are the winners as GM and Chef battle it out at Centara Ras Fushi Resort & Spa Maldives

Guests are the winners as GM and Chef battle it out at Centara Ras Fushi Resort & Spa Maldives

BANGKOK, Thailand - It's not often that Centara General Managers and Executive Chefs do battle with each other. Not in public! But the Live Cooking Competition at Centara Ras Fushi Resort & Spa Maldives saw GM and Chef pitted against each other to create … June 10, 2013
A holiday treat from Centara for late bookers

A holiday treat from Centara for late bookers

If you are leaving it a bit late to plan your summer holiday, don’t worry as Centara Hotels & Resorts has special last-minute seasonal rates available throughout Thailand and in overseas destinations for all room categories, with breakfast included. … June 5, 2013
22 Centara properties awarded TripAdvisor 2013 Certificate of Excellence

22 Centara properties awarded TripAdvisor 2013 Certificate of Excellence

BANGKOK, Thailand - A total of 22 properties operated by Thailand’s leading hotel company Centara Hotels & Resorts have been awarded the 2013 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence. The newly-released certification, which is based on ratings posted … June 4, 2013
Centara’s Last Minute offer for a beachside holiday in Mauritius

Centara’s Last Minute offer for a beachside holiday in Mauritius

Enjoy the east coast of Mauritius by staying on the beachfront at Centara Poste Lafayette Resort & Spa Mauritiuswith a Last Minute 25 percent package available between now and July 31, 2013. This brings the starting rate down to US$127.50 plus service … May 31, 2013
Centara Grand at Central Plaza Ladprao Bangkok offers special package for Club accommodations

Centara Grand at Central Plaza Ladprao Bangkok offers special package for Club accommodations

Centara Grand at Central Plaza Ladprao Bangkok has a special package for its Club accommodations, with rates starting at Baht 3,560 per night for a Club Deluxe Room if they stay for 2 nights or more, along with 15 percent discount on regular a la carte … May 22, 2013
Centara works with EarthCheck as part of its green and sustainable tourism policy

Centara works with EarthCheck as part of its green and sustainable tourism policy

BANGKOK, Thailand - Centara Hotels & Resorts, throughout its 30-year history, has always believed passionately in green and sustainable tourism, a policy that is at the heart of the company and which engages every property in its portfolio. With the … May 21, 2013
Centara’s Life’s A Beach package includes spa treatments

Centara’s Life’s A Beach package includes spa treatments

Centara Hotels & Resorts is offering a package at selected beachside properties in which breakfast for two is included along with welcome cocktails and the choice of one 60-minute Thai massage for two at a beachfront sala or a 60-minute aromatherapy massage … May 16, 2013
Centara Ras Fushi Maldives open only 6 weeks and voted no. 1 resort in North Male Atoll

Centara Ras Fushi Maldives open only 6 weeks and voted no. 1 resort in North Male Atoll

BANGKOK, Thailand - Centara Ras Fushi Resort & Spa Maldives, which opened only on April 15 of this year, is ranking number one on TripAdvisor among a total of 31 resort hotels in North Male Atoll. The adult-focused resort has gained most of its reviews … May 14, 2013
A superior rate for a superior room at the newly-opened Centara Watergate Pavillion Hotel Bangkok

A superior rate for a superior room at the newly-opened Centara Watergate Pavillion Hotel Bangkok

A special rate of Baht 2,240 per night including breakfast is being offered for Superior category rooms only at the newly opened Centara Watergate Pavillion Hotel Bangkok until 30 June 2013. The rate is available for guests checking in for a single … May 10, 2013
Varied value-added wedding packages from Centara Grand at CentralWorld

Varied value-added wedding packages from Centara Grand at CentralWorld

Centara Grand & Bangkok Convention Centre at CentralWorld, has created a series of wedding packages for its various venues that provide options ranging from the intimate and chic M23 events space through to mega events in the Convention Centre, with spending … May 3, 2013
Centara Kata Resort Phuket gains ISO environmental management award

Centara Kata Resort Phuket gains ISO environmental management award

BANGKOK, Thailand - Centara Kata Resort Phuket has been awarded ISO 14001:2004 status in recognition of the effectiveness of the resort’s environmental management systems. The certification is awarded by the International Organization for Standardization … May 2, 2013
A grand design for new Centara 5-star hotel on Pattaya’s Phratamnak Hill

A grand design for new Centara 5-star hotel on Pattaya’s Phratamnak Hill

BANGKOK, Thailand - Centara Hotels & Resorts will be opening a new five-star Grand branded hotel in Pattaya in the third quarter of this year, and promises to unveil a design that in creativity and innovation is unlike anything else in the ocean resort.Centara … April 25, 2013
Exclusive inclusives in the Indian Ocean

Exclusive inclusives in the Indian Ocean

BANGKOK, Thailand - Thailand’s fast-rising star on the international hospitality horizon, it all began in the Maldives. Although fully inclusive accommodation was not a new concept, Centara decided to sprinkle some five-star-dust over their Centara … April 19, 2013
Centara Passikudah Resort & Spa Sri Lanka now open

Centara Passikudah Resort & Spa Sri Lanka now open

Alexandre Glauser, Area General Manager of Centara Hotels & Resorts Sri Lanka, together with Teddy Roland, Hotel Manager of Centara Passikudah Resort & Spa Sri Lanka, welcomes Sri Lankan cricket star, Kumar Dharmasena, and his family upon their arrival … April 17, 2013
Centara Kata Resort Phuket named top hotel for families in TripAdvisor 2013 Travelers’ Choice awards

Centara Kata Resort Phuket named top hotel for families in TripAdvisor 2013 Travelers’ Choice awards

BANGKOK, Thailand - Centara Kata Resort Phuket has been named as one of Thailand’s top 10 hotels for families in the TripAdvisor 2013 Travelers' Choice awards. Representing its biggest-ever Travelers' Choice campaign, TripAdvisor has named more … April 17, 2013
Cense by Spa Cenvaree launches first independent branch in Phuket

Cense by Spa Cenvaree launches first independent branch in Phuket

BANGKOK, Thailand - Cense by Spa Cenvaree, the spa brand recently launched by Centara Hotels & Resorts for people in need of spa treatments but who may not have the time to spare for long treatment programs, has opened its first stand-alone branch. Located … April 10, 2013
Centara expands in Southern Thailand with new resort at Khao Lak

Centara expands in Southern Thailand with new resort at Khao Lak

BANGKOK, Thailand - Centara Hotels & Resorts is expanding its presence in Southern Thailand with the acquisition of the management contract for Khao Lak Seaview Resort & Spa, which will be renamed Centara Seaview Resort Khao Lak this summer. The management … April 5, 2013
Centara opens new hotel in the heart of Bangkok’s fashion district

Centara opens new hotel in the heart of Bangkok’s fashion district

Centara Watergate Pavillion Hotel Bangkok, located in the city’s Pratunam fashion and garment district and integral to the Watergate Pavillion Fashion Mall, opened on April 1, 2013. The four-star hotel is the fourth to be opened in Bangkok by Centara … April 5, 2013
An island in the sun is the holiday dream for everyone

An island in the sun is the holiday dream for everyone

Tropical islands were never the same after Desert Island Discs. Before that, they were places you got wrecked on, like Robinson Crusoe. After that, they became places where you could take luxuries and books, along, of course, with your favorite records … April 4, 2013
Couples can enjoy a Phuket spa or pool villa break with Centara Villas package

Couples can enjoy a Phuket spa or pool villa break with Centara Villas package

Spa and pool villas in Phuket have become more affordable for a relaxing holiday for two people with the package available from now until October 31, 2013 at Centara Villas Phuket. Under the Relax and Retreat package, spa and pool villas are available … April 2, 2013
Centra Taum Bali, refreshed and revitalized, ready to welcome back guests

Centra Taum Bali, refreshed and revitalized, ready to welcome back guests

Centra Taum Seminyak Bali, which was closed briefly after flooding that took place in Bali last December, has undergone extensive renovation works and will reopen on April 1, 2013 with a host of new events. Taum Restaurant has a new and more comprehensive … March 28, 2013
Centara Ras Fushi Resort and Spa Maldives now open

Centara Ras Fushi Resort and Spa Maldives now open

Centara Ras Fushi Resort & Spa Maldives, the second resort hotel in the Republic of the Maldives for Thailand’s Centara Hotels & Resorts, is now open and welcoming its first guests. Located on an island just 15 minutes by speedboat from Male International … March 28, 2013
Centara’s Indulge and Relax in Bangkok package has something for everyone

Centara’s Indulge and Relax in Bangkok package has something for everyone

Couples or families looking to spend an enjoyable couple of days relaxing in Bangkok will find the Indulge and Relax Together in Bangkok package on offer at Centara Grand at Central Plaza Ladprao Bangkok to be a real bargain, with something for everyone. … March 26, 2013
Centara Trat installs expansive beachfront marquee for all occasions

Centara Trat installs expansive beachfront marquee for all occasions

No matter what your beachfront event plans are, at Centara Chaan Talay Resort & Villas Trat there is a brand new marquee on the sand in front of the resort that is perfect for every purpose. Ready by the end of April, and with a 1.5 million baht investment, … March 15, 2013
Cafe 9 marks opening of new Centara Watergate Pavillion Hotel Bangkok

Cafe 9 marks opening of new Centara Watergate Pavillion Hotel Bangkok

April 1 sees the opening of Cafe 9 at the new Centara Watergate Pavillion Hotel Bangkok, serving international, Thai, and Asian cuisines in a bright, fresh setting in the heart of the Pratunam shopping district. Located on the 9th floor of the hotel, … March 13, 2013
Final touches as Centara's first Sri Lanka resort prepares to open

Final touches as Centara's first Sri Lanka resort prepares to open

Michel Horn, Vice President for Operations at Centara Hotels & Resorts, together with Ranga Dias, Managing Director, Sun Tan Beach Resorts (Pvt) Ltd.; Alexandre Glauser, Area General Manager of Centara Hotels & Resorts Sri Lanka; and Teddy Roland, Hotel … March 12, 2013
Centara to open third Maldives resort

Centara to open third Maldives resort

Centara Hotels & Resorts will open its third resort in the Maldives during the latter half of 2014, following the signing of a management contract with Maldivian company RPI Private Ltd. Centara Hudhufushi Resort & Spa is currently under design and … March 8, 2013
Centara offers rooms and water shooters especially for the Songkran festival

Centara offers rooms and water shooters especially for the Songkran festival

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 … March 4, 2013
Centara goes mobile with iPhone and Android apps

Centara goes mobile with iPhone and Android apps

Centara Hotels & Resorts has launched a mobile-optimized website and iPhone and Android apps that will enable anyone to check room availability and book online using their smartphone. The apps are available at Apple Apps Store for … March 1, 2013
Chef Mikko’s new daily menu at Red Sky Centara Grand at CentralWorld

Chef Mikko’s new daily menu at Red Sky Centara Grand at CentralWorld

Chef Mikko Kataja and his creative kitchen team have launched their new menu of daily specials that make every day a real urban bistro treat at Red Sky, Centara Grand & Bangkok Convention Centre at CentralWorld. Available from now until the end of April … February 28, 2013
Luxury health, fitness and weight loss retreats launched by LHR and Centara partnership

Luxury health, fitness and weight loss retreats launched by LHR and Centara partnership

Centara Hotels & Resorts has partnered with Luxury Health Retreats (LHR), a division of Fitcorp Asia, to offer a range of inspiring educational and recreational retreats for those wanting to combine health, fitness and weight loss with an enjoyable getaway … February 27, 2013
A heavenly touch for body and soul at Centara Grand CentralWorld

A heavenly touch for body and soul at Centara Grand CentralWorld

A heavenly touch is available throughout the month of March 2013 at Centara Grand at CentralWorld, with the Spa Cenvaree Touch of Heaven spa package priced at only 2,999 Baht per person excluding service and tax for a two-hour treatment. “Cenvaree … February 26, 2013
Centara Passikudah Resort and Spa Sri Lanka ready to open April 2013

Centara Passikudah Resort and Spa Sri Lanka ready to open April 2013

Centara Passikudah Resort & Spa Sri Lanka is set on the beautiful Passikudah Bay, on Sri Lanka’s northeastern coast, and offers a fine choice of facilities appealing to couples, families, and those longing for active holidays. The shallow waters of … February 21, 2013
Centara Hotels and Resorts launches new loyalty card

Centara Hotels and Resorts launches new loyalty card

Centara Hotels & Resorts has launched a loyalty card, Centara The 1 Card, with members able to accrue points that can be redeemed for free hotel rooms at any of the company’s properties anywhere in the world, with no blackout dates. The card was … February 15, 2013
An affordable tropical holiday that the kids will enjoy? It can be done!

An affordable tropical holiday that the kids will enjoy? It can be done!

What a brilliant idea to take the family on a tropical holiday! But horrors! The cost! And who can guarantee the kids won’t get bored and whiney when you are there? Parents planning a holiday overseas, wanting to give the children a memorable time, … February 15, 2013
Sunday Brunch at The World and Ginger Centara Grand at CentralWorld

Sunday Brunch at The World and Ginger Centara Grand at CentralWorld

Enjoy the time-honored tradition of a Sunday Brunch with family and friends at The World and Ginger Restaurant. Executive Chef Richard Dean and his culinary team have created more than 300 items for the buffet, and there is a healthy juice and vegetable … February 13, 2013
Centara launches its first loyalty program on Valentine’s Day with theme Loyalty from the Heart

Centara launches its first loyalty program on Valentine’s Day with theme Loyalty from the Heart

St. Valentine’s Day, February 14, marks the launch of the new loyalty card from Centara Hotels & Resorts under the theme, “Loyalty from the Heart.” “Centara – The 1 Card” is a newly-created recognition and rewards program for those who … February 12, 2013
Centara Watergate Pavillion Hotel Bangkok unveils signage and prepares for opening

Centara Watergate Pavillion Hotel Bangkok unveils signage and prepares for opening

Centara Watergate Pavillion Hotel Bangkok, a four-star property located at Rachaprarop and above the Watergate Pavillion shopping complex, is the fourth hotel to be opened in Bangkok by Centara Hotels & Resorts. Centara’s two longest-established … February 8, 2013
To be or not to be my valentine... Centara has the perfect getaway... either way!

To be or not to be my valentine... Centara has the perfect getaway... either way!

A romantic Valentine three-night holiday, or simply a great three-night getaway break for two, are both available at advantageous rates at selected Centara Hotels & Resorts properties throughout February and March 2013. The hotels are located in Bangkok, … February 2, 2013
Three Centara properties named in TripAdvisor 2013 awards

Three Centara properties named in TripAdvisor 2013 awards

Chen Sea Resort & Spa PhuQuoc, Centara Boutique Collection, has been named as one of the Top 25 Hotels in Vietnam in the TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Awards for 2013. The same awards have named Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives as one of … January 31, 2013
Celebrate Valentine’s Day in style at Centara Grand at CentralWorld

Celebrate Valentine’s Day in style at Centara Grand at CentralWorld

On February 14th, across the world, flowers and gifts are exchanged between loved ones, all in the name of St. Valentine. Valentine’s Day is that special day of the year to indulge in romantic ideas and to celebrate love. To celebrate in style we … January 30, 2013
Tropical holidays will go to winners of Centara’s Festive Fotos competition

Tropical holidays will go to winners of Centara’s Festive Fotos competition

Centara Hotels & Resorts is staging an online competition via its Facebook page that asks participants to post photographs of their Christmas, New Year, Chinese New Year, or other recent festivities. Facebook fans then vote for their favorite photo, … January 25, 2013
Romance for two in Centara’s Valentine spa journey

Romance for two in Centara’s Valentine spa journey

A wonderful and romantic way to relax with your Valentine or companion is available from Spa Cenvaree at Centara Grand & Bangkok Convention Centre at CentralWorld, where a two-hour treatment for two includes an Orange Blossom Milk Bath or a Valentine … January 25, 2013
Heavenly weddings that don’t cost the Earth from Centara Hotels and Resorts

Heavenly weddings that don’t cost the Earth from Centara Hotels and Resorts

Centara Hotels & Resorts has launched a new range of wedding packages with prices starting from just Baht 18,750 including VAT and service charge at selected resort properties in Krabi, Samui, Phuket and Trat. These exclusive wedding packages give … January 23, 2013
Centara's Sandy Beach Resort at Da Nang is ideal for enjoying beach and heritage sites

Centara's Sandy Beach Resort at Da Nang is ideal for enjoying beach and heritage sites

Da Nang is one of the top tourism destinations in Vietnam, a charming beachside city within easy reach of the country's leading heritage sites, and all this can be enjoyed with the special package available at Sandy Beach Non Nuoc Resort Vietnam, managed … January 18, 2013
Centara Da Nang ideal for enjoying beach and heritage sites

Centara Da Nang ideal for enjoying beach and heritage sites

This release has been recalled. … January 17, 2013
Agus Suananda appointed Hotel Manager for Centra Taum Seminyak Bali

Agus Suananda appointed Hotel Manager for Centra Taum Seminyak Bali

Thirayuth Chirathivat, Chief Executive Officer of Centara Hotels & Resorts, has announced the appointment of Agus Suananda as Hotel Manager of Centra Taum Seminyak Bali. Agus is Indonesian and has more than 20 years of experience in the hospitality … January 16, 2013
General Manager of Centara Grand Resort and Spa Pattaya greets Mayor of Pattaya City

General Manager of Centara Grand Resort and Spa Pattaya greets Mayor of Pattaya City

Dominique Ronge (2nd right), General Manager of Centara Grand Resort & Spa Pattaya greets Itthiphol Kunplome (2nd left), Mayor of Pattaya City, to introduce himself after starting work to prepare for the opening of the resort, which is scheduled for mid-2013. … January 15, 2013
Centara’s M23 for special events, parties, food and fun!

Centara’s M23 for special events, parties, food and fun!

The newly-opened M23 event space at Centara Grand & Bangkok Convention Centre at CentralWorld is designed as an intimate setting for parties and receptions, and with its own integral show, kitchen guests can order food directly from the chefs and watch … January 11, 2013
Go cashless in luxury with Centara Maldives Ultimate All-Inclusive

Go cashless in luxury with Centara Maldives Ultimate All-Inclusive

The Maldives is one of the world’s dream destinations and can be enjoyed without taking cash with you by reserving an Ultimate All-Inclusive rate at Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives. Room rates start at US$607.50 per night for 2 persons … January 10, 2013
Centara Maldives launches next generation leadership program

Centara Maldives launches next generation leadership program

Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives has launched a program to groom Maldivians for hotel and resort management, providing training in Thailand and Switzerland to selected personnel who will continue to receive full pay and benefits during their … January 8, 2013
Centara Grand Resort and Spa Pattaya prepares for opening in Q2

Centara Grand Resort and Spa Pattaya prepares for opening in Q2

Kobi Elbaz (pictured 2nd left), CEO of Tulip Group, together with Dominique Ronge (pictured far right), General Manager of Centara Grand Resort & Spa Pattaya, inspect progress on the hotel's construction, which is now well advanced with the soft opening … January 3, 2013
Centara’s Group Director of Sales and Marketing introduces new Centra Coconut Beach Resort Samui’s upgraded facilities

Centara’s Group Director of Sales and Marketing introduces new Centra Coconut Beach Resort Samui’s upgraded facilities

Philip Hall, Group Director of Sales and Marketing of Centara Hotels & Resorts, on a new bicycle at Centra Coconut Beach Resort Samui to explore the surrounding areas of Samui island. The new bicycles have been provided for guests of Centra Coconut Beach … January 2, 2013
New waterslide at Centara Koh Chang is added fun for the kids

New waterslide at Centara Koh Chang is added fun for the kids

Centara Koh Chang Tropicana Beach Resort & Spa has a new waterslide at the Splash pool area that will keep the youngsters excited and happy, having the time of their lives in complete safety. Apart from riding the water slides, youngsters can enjoy … December 26, 2012
GM Jonas joins the fun with Centara Koh Chang’s tiniest guests at the new Kids’ Club

GM Jonas joins the fun with Centara Koh Chang’s tiniest guests at the new Kids’ Club

Jonas Sjostedt (far left), General Manager of Centara Koh Chang Tropicana Resort, pictured taking care of his youngest guests at the new Kids’ Club and adventure playground, completed as part of the renovations and remodeling that have also transformed … December 25, 2012
Centara’s Sandy Beach Resort at Da Nang wins Agoda.com Gold Circle Award

Centara’s Sandy Beach Resort at Da Nang wins Agoda.com Gold Circle Award

Sandy Beach Non Nuoc Resort Vietnam, managed by Centara, has received the Gold Circle Award for 2012 from Agoda.com, Asia’s leading hotel booking site and part of Nasdaq-listed Priceline Group. This is the second year running that the resort has … December 24, 2012
Splash out at Phuket’s wildest, wettest waterpark!

Splash out at Phuket’s wildest, wettest waterpark!

Life is never dull at the Splash Jungle, and during this season of holidays, Centara Grand West Sands Resort & Villas Phuket is offering room rates that are inclusive of entry to Phuket’s wildest, wettest waterpark. The resort is ideal for families, … December 21, 2012
Centara unveils M23 meetings concept where you can also hone your golf swing

Centara unveils M23 meetings concept where you can also hone your golf swing

The newly-opened M23 event space at Centara Grand & Bangkok Convention Centre at CentralWorld is designed as an intimate setting for business meetings and receptions, seminars, and golf. Covering more than 1,000 square meters, the space is divided … December 20, 2012
Great value oceanside holidays with Centara beach package

Great value oceanside holidays with Centara beach package

Centara Hotels & Resorts is offering a beach holiday package at selected oceanside resorts that includes the option of three or five nights’ accommodation along with a number of benefits designed to ensure a value-added holiday. The Life’s a Beach … December 15, 2012
Ulrich Hoffgen appointed new General Manager for Centara Ras Fushi Resort and Spa Maldives

Ulrich Hoffgen appointed new General Manager for Centara Ras Fushi Resort and Spa Maldives

Thirayuth Chirathivat, Chief Executive Officer of Centara Hotels & Resorts, has announced the appointment of Ulrich Hoffgen as General Manager of Centara Ras Fushi Resort & Spa Maldives. Ulrich is a German national and has 20 years of international … December 13, 2012
Classic and vintage cars to star at Hua Hin Automobile Concours

Classic and vintage cars to star at Hua Hin Automobile Concours

Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villas Hua Hin (a member of the Leading Hotels of the World) in cooperation with Hua Hin Municipality and with the support of the Tourism Authority of Thailand, Prachuap Khiri Khan Province, and other five-star hotels in Hua … December 7, 2012
Centara launches new brand, COSI Hotels, and aims for the smart traveler with friendly prices and readiness for AEC in 2015

Centara launches new brand, COSI Hotels, and aims for the smart traveler with friendly prices and readiness for AEC in 2015

BANGKOK, Thailand - Centara Hotels & Resorts has today launched a new hotel brand, COSI Hotels, designed for cost-conscious travelers who mostly do all their own bookings online and who are searching for pocket-friendly accommodation prices. The first … December 6, 2012
Online bookings now begin as Centara’s new Ras Fushi Maldives Resort schedules opening for February 15

Online bookings now begin as Centara’s new Ras Fushi Maldives Resort schedules opening for February 15

Accommodation at the new Centara Ras Fushi Resort & Spa Maldives is available for booking online from now onwards for stays beginning from February 15, 2013, when the resort will open. Introductory rates begin at US$288 per night for an Oceanfront … November 29, 2012
Make your next meeting or event unforgettable

Make your next meeting or event unforgettable

November 2012, Centara Grand & Bangkok Convention Centre at CentralWorld, the leading hospitality location in Bangkok city, will add a new dimension to the long list of facilities and services already on offer. The fully-integrated and innovative hotel, … November 27, 2012
Centara offers 30 percent discounts as part of 30th anniversary celebrations

Centara offers 30 percent discounts as part of 30th anniversary celebrations

Centara Hotels & Resorts is celebrating its 30th anniversary on December 12, 2012 and is offering a 30 percent discount at all its properties in Thailand, the Maldives, Vietnam, Bali Indonesia, Sri Lanka, and Mauritius Indian Ocean to those who book … November 26, 2012
Centara’s winter break bookings bring down cost of Chiang Mai seasonal holiday

Centara’s winter break bookings bring down cost of Chiang Mai seasonal holiday

Holidaymakers deciding on a winter break in Chiang Mai can enjoy the cool weather at a choice of three different styles of accommodation with Centara Hotels & Resorts and also benefit from the discounts offered for last-minute bookings. Centara Duangtawan … November 22, 2012
Polished, inspected and ready to welcome first guests. Centara opens early to rave reviews!

Polished, inspected and ready to welcome first guests. Centara opens early to rave reviews!

Centara Poste Lafayette Resort & Spa Mauritius will open on December 10, 2012, five days ahead of its original December 15 scheduled date. Centara Hotels & Resorts, to confirm the opening date of its first venture on the island of Mauritius, held … November 21, 2012
Comfy choice offered with Centara Koh Chang sunset sand sofas

Comfy choice offered with Centara Koh Chang sunset sand sofas

There is nothing like a romantic surprise to make a holiday unforgettable, and the three Sand Sofa dinner options offered by Centara Koh Chang Tropicana Resort will ensure a memorable evening with the sunset providing the perfect backdrop. With its … November 19, 2012
Centara celebrates 30th anniversary

Centara celebrates 30th anniversary

Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand's leading operator of hotels, is celebrating its 30th anniversary on December 12, 2012. Part of the Central Group, the Kingdom's biggest retailer, and formed initially as Central Hotels & Resorts, the company's first … November 15, 2012
Dominique Ronge appointed General Manager for Centara Grand Resort and Spa Pattaya

Dominique Ronge appointed General Manager for Centara Grand Resort and Spa Pattaya

Thirayuth Chirathivat, Chief Executive Officer of Centara Hotels & Resorts, has announced the appointment of Dominique Ronge as General Manager of Centara Grand Resort & Spa Pattaya. Dominique is a Belgian national who can speak Dutch, English, French, … November 14, 2012
Make savings with Centara's Last Minute program

Make savings with Centara's Last Minute program

Centara Hotels & Resorts has launched a Last Minute program with selected properties in Thailand, Maldives, Bali, and Vietnam that delivers savings to guests making late online bookings for their holidays. Properties offering the Last Minute program … November 9, 2012
Centara rebrands Koh Chang spa to own-brand Spa Cenvaree

Centara rebrands Koh Chang spa to own-brand Spa Cenvaree

November this year sees the rebranding of Sand Spa at Centara Koh Chang Tropicana Resort to Centara’s own-brand Spa Cenvaree. This follows the rebranding of the resort itself, which has recently been acquired by Centara under a management contract. Remodeled … November 5, 2012
Centara to open 4th hotel in Pattaya

Centara to open 4th hotel in Pattaya

Centara Hotels & Resorts will be opening its fourth property in Pattaya in March 2013, the five-star Centara Grand Resort & Spa Pattaya, located at Phratamnak Hill on the east side of the city. Centara will be managing the hotel under a contract signed … November 1, 2012
Loy Krathong 5 Elements spa package available at Spa Cenvaree

Loy Krathong 5 Elements spa package available at Spa Cenvaree

November is the month of Loy Krathong, the lovely festival that has its origins deep in the cultural heritage of Thailand, and Spa Cenvaree has introduced a 5 Elements package that draws upon age-old Thai herbal remedies and treatments. The package … October 31, 2012
Centara launches Congratulations Game as part of 30th birthday celebrations

Centara launches Congratulations Game as part of 30th birthday celebrations

Centara Hotels & Resorts has launched a Congratulations Game as part of its 30th anniversary celebrations, with the game running from now until Centara's birthday party on December 12, 2012, when participants will be entitled to enter a lucky draw for … October 29, 2012
Centara’s new Mauritius resort opens on December 15 with Half Board Plus offer for those booking online now

Centara’s new Mauritius resort opens on December 15 with Half Board Plus offer for those booking online now

Centara Poste Lafayette Resort & Spa Mauritius will open on December 15, 2012, and for guests booking online, starting from now Centara is offering a Half Board Plus rate that includes room, breakfast, and dinner, together with an open bar for three hours … October 24, 2012
Wish you were here, 1936!

Wish you were here, 1936!

A postcard dated January 15, 1936 and depicting the Railway Hotel in Hua Hin has recently come to light in the records of Centara Hotels & Resorts, who today owns and operates the hotel as Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villas Hua Hin. The hotel is about … October 22, 2012
Facebook fans get an extra special offer to celebrate the opening of Centara Hotels and Resorts’ new Mauritius resort

Facebook fans get an extra special offer to celebrate the opening of Centara Hotels and Resorts’ new Mauritius resort

Anyone who books a room at the new Centara Post Lafayette Resort & Spa Mauritius between now and December 31, 2012 will receive a 10 percent discount on the rate at any time between December 15 and September 30, 2013. This offer applies to all room … October 19, 2012
Away Suansawan Chiang Mai completes Garden Room upgrades

Away Suansawan Chiang Mai completes Garden Room upgrades

Refurbishment of the Garden Rooms at Away Suansawan Chiang Mai, a resort property within the Centara Boutique Collection, has now been completed, the upgrading including a new private terrace for each of the rooms. The resort, set in an extensive … October 18, 2012
Final touches and landscaping see Centara Mauritius set for December opening

Final touches and landscaping see Centara Mauritius set for December opening

Centara Poste Lafayette Resort & Spa Mauritius is now confirmed to soft-open on December 15, 2012, with the final touches being made to the resort interiors and the landscaping program seeing the installation of water features and the planting of trees … October 16, 2012
Management team inspects Centara's new Mauritius resort with opening set for December 2012

Management team inspects Centara's new Mauritius resort with opening set for December 2012

John Bendtsen, Area General Manager, Centara Hotels & Resorts Mauritius, together with Sailash Boodhoo, Project Manager, and Mahen Tacouri, Chief Engineer of Centara Poste Lafayette Resort & Spa Mauritius, have inspected the progress on the construction … October 12, 2012
Centara upgrades and rebrands Koh Chang resort

Centara upgrades and rebrands Koh Chang resort

Koh Chang Tropicana Beach Resort & Spa, managed by Centara, is undergoing a multi-million baht upgrade prior to being rebranded as Centara Koh Chang Tropicana Resort. Rebranding will take place at the beginning of November 2012, following completion … October 10, 2012
Centara wins TTG best meetings and conventions hotel award for 3rd year

Centara wins TTG best meetings and conventions hotel award for 3rd year

Centara Grand & Bangkok Convention Centre at CentralWorld has been named for the third year in succession as Best Meetings and Conventions Hotel at the 23rd Annual TTG Travel Awards 2012. The awards ceremony was presided over on October 4, 2012 by … October 9, 2012
Snorkeling and boating trips at outlying islands arranged by Centra Coconut Beach Resort Samui

Snorkeling and boating trips at outlying islands arranged by Centra Coconut Beach Resort Samui

Snorkeling, boating, and kayaking at Koh Tan and Koh Mutsum, both of which are renowned diving and snorkeling spots, can be arranged for guests staying at Centra Coconut Beach Resort Samui, before or during their arrival. The two islands are within … October 9, 2012
Centara launches Facebook campaign: The Ultimate Life – Cashless Castaway on a Tropical Island to promote its new Ultimate All-Inclusive package in the Maldives

Centara launches Facebook campaign: The Ultimate Life – Cashless Castaway on a Tropical Island to promote its new Ultimate All-Inclusive package in the Maldives

Centara Hotels & Resorts has launched a Facebook campaign in which participants are asked to list three items for their luxury and ultimate lifestyle if they were castaway on a tropical island. This campaign is part of the promotion of the new Ultimate … October 5, 2012
Centara opens new Cense by Spa Cenvaree value brand at 3 hotels

Centara opens new Cense by Spa Cenvaree value brand at 3 hotels

Centara Hotels & Resorts is rebranding three existing spas under its new Cense by Spa Cenvaree brand, which is now being rolled out at selected properties. Rebranding of the spas at two of the properties, Centara Hotel Hat Yai and Away Suansawan Chiang … October 4, 2012
Spa Cenvaree at Centara Grand Mirage takes five awards at Pattaya Food & Hoteliers Expo

Spa Cenvaree at Centara Grand Mirage takes five awards at Pattaya Food & Hoteliers Expo

Centara Grand Mirage Beach Resort Pattaya has won five awards in the recent Pattaya Hospitality Art Competition, held during the Pattaya Food & Hoteliers Expo 12.The event consisted of various activities for the hospitality industry with the aim of … October 2, 2012
Centara’s new Mauritius resort uses heritage as design theme

Centara’s new Mauritius resort uses heritage as design theme

Centara Poste Lafayette Resort & Spa Mauritius, which will soft open in December 2012, is a contemporary interpretation of the architectural and cultural heritage of Mauritius, seamlessly blending in with the lush surroundings and flanked by a pristine … October 2, 2012
Centara takes over management at Sandy Beach Resort in Da Nang

Centara takes over management at Sandy Beach Resort in Da Nang

Centara Hotels & Resorts will from October 11, 2012 assume the management of Sandy Beach Non Nuoc Da Nang Vietnam by Centara, marking the company’s second resort in Vietnam. The property will undergo renovations and upgrading, a process that is … September 28, 2012
Ultimate all-inclusive just keeps getting better and better

Ultimate all-inclusive just keeps getting better and better

In conjunction with a new all-inclusive concept launching at Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives in November, the resort will further enhance its beverage offering at the same time and after extensive review with guests on what makes the perfect … September 25, 2012
Centara Villas Phuket named amongst top Thai relaxation and spa hotels in TripAdvisor survey

Centara Villas Phuket named amongst top Thai relaxation and spa hotels in TripAdvisor survey

Centara Villas Phuket has been named by TripAdvisor as one of the top 25 relaxation and spa hotels in Thailand in the website’s Travelers’ Choice 2012 awards. The rankings are compiled from ratings supplied by guests and travelers. Centara Villas … September 20, 2012
Centara moves into Mauritius with a 4-star resort at Poste Lafayette

Centara moves into Mauritius with a 4-star resort at Poste Lafayette

Centara Hotels & Resorts has made its first move into Mauritius with the soft opening of Centara Poste Lafayette Resort & Spa Mauritius set for December 2012. “This is a very significant move for Centara, as it marks a strategic step into a … September 14, 2012
Centara Grand in Hua Hin appoints new Director of Sales

Centara Grand in Hua Hin appoints new Director of Sales

Jacques Mury, General Manager of Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villas Hua Hin, has announced the appointment of Anucha Suphan as Director of Sales of Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villas Hua Hin, a member of the Leading Hotels of the World. Anucha has … September 13, 2012
TripAdvisor places 11 Centara hotels as among best in their locality

TripAdvisor places 11 Centara hotels as among best in their locality

Eleven Centara Hotels & Resorts properties have been awarded by TripAdvisor as being among the top-ranked hotels in their locality.The rankings are based on ratings supplied by guests and travelers, who mark the properties in a range of five categories, … September 10, 2012
Karen Merrick appointed General Manager for Centara Ras Fushi Resort and Spa Maldives

Karen Merrick appointed General Manager for Centara Ras Fushi Resort and Spa Maldives

Thirayuth Chirathivat, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Centara Hotels & Resorts, has announced the appointment of Karen Merrick as the first foreigner lady General Manager of Centara Ras Fushi Resort & Spa Maldives. Ms.Merrick is a British national, … September 6, 2012
Centara swoops 8 awards in SmartTravelAsia poll

Centara swoops 8 awards in SmartTravelAsia poll

Centara Hotels & Resorts has won eight awards in the SmartTravelAsia Best in Travel Poll 2012, conducted by the region’s only dedicated online travel magazine with over one million readers worldwide. Vijay Verghese, editor of SmartTravelAsia, presented … August 22, 2012
Centara appoints Alexandre Glauser Cluster General Manager in Sri Lanka

Centara appoints Alexandre Glauser Cluster General Manager in Sri Lanka

Thirayuth Chirathivat, CEO of Centara Hotels & Resorts, has announced the transfer and promotion of Alexandre Glauser to Sri Lanka as Cluster General Manager of Centara Hotels & Resorts Sri Lanka. Alexandre will be responsible initially for two managed … August 22, 2012
Centara upgrades to a cashless island experience at Maldives

Centara upgrades to a cashless island experience at Maldives

Guests arriving at Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives from November 1, 2012 can leave both their shoes and their cash behind, because from that date the resort begins its Ultimate All-Inclusive experience. Although Centara has always featured … August 21, 2012
Centara strengthens Southern Thailand sales network

Centara strengthens Southern Thailand sales network

Centara Hotels & Resorts has increased the size of the sales and marketing team at its Phuket regional sales office in order to strengthen marketing activities for the South of Thailand. The regional sales office, which is located in Centara Grand … August 20, 2012
The ultimate club level experience now being served at Centara Grand at Central Plaza Ladprao

The ultimate club level experience now being served at Centara Grand at Central Plaza Ladprao

Centara Grand at Central Plaza Ladprao Bangkok is offering a selection of benefits between now and September 30, 2012 designed as the ultimate club level experience for guests booking Club Deluxe rooms or suites. The Ultimate Club package starts at … August 17, 2012
Centara appoints Complete Travel Marketing as regional sales office for Australia and New Zealand

Centara appoints Complete Travel Marketing as regional sales office for Australia and New Zealand

Centara Hotels & Resorts has appointed Complete Travel Marketing as its new regional sales representative for Australia and New Zealand, with effect from August 1, 2012. The company is based in North Sydney, Australia. “We are very pleased indeed … August 6, 2012
Centara Phu Quoc offers Tropical Detox Retreat package on Vietnam's holiday hot-spot island

Centara Phu Quoc offers Tropical Detox Retreat package on Vietnam's holiday hot-spot island

If you are feeling a little jaded, the Tropical Detox Retreat package being offered by Chen Sea Resort & Spa Phu Quoc, Centara Boutique Collection in Vietnam, from now until September 30, 2012 will soon put a smile back on your face and a spring in your … August 1, 2012
Centara launches Cense value spa brand at new Khon Kaen hotel

Centara launches Cense value spa brand at new Khon Kaen hotel

The first branch of the new spa brand Cense by SPA Cenvaree will open at the newly-opened Centara Hotel & Convention Centre Khon Kaen during August. Cense is designed as a fast-service spa providing core treatments and beauty services at affordable … July 31, 2012
Centara’s future plans for Asia

Centara’s future plans for Asia

Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand's leading hotel company with properties at all the main destinations throughout the kingdom and a growing portfolio elsewhere in Asia, is expanding fast. The company's future growth strategy and targets are based … July 26, 2012
Luxury Maldives holiday will go to winner of Centara's Fun in the Sun Holiday photo contest

Luxury Maldives holiday will go to winner of Centara's Fun in the Sun Holiday photo contest

Holidaymakers eager to show off their sun-soaked photographs of family and friends having fun, have the chance to share their favorite pictures on the Facebook fan page of Centara Hotels & Resorts and win themselves a holiday at a luxury Centara resort. Fun … July 25, 2012
Centara website takes Truehits award for 4th consecutive year

Centara website takes Truehits award for 4th consecutive year

Centara Hotels & Resorts has been presented for the fourth consecutive year with the “Most Visited Hotel Site in Thailand” award by web tracking organization Truehits. Centara, Thailand’s leading hotel and resort management company, had previously … July 20, 2012
Danish couple are first to tie the knot at Centara Anda Dhevi Resort and Spa Krabi

Danish couple are first to tie the knot at Centara Anda Dhevi Resort and Spa Krabi

When Jan Kirchhoff and Heidi Jensen held their wedding reception at Centara Anda Dhevi Resort & Spa Krabi on April 18, 2012, they were the first couple to tie the knot at the newly-opened resort. The newlyweds, who are now back home in their home … July 19, 2012
Centara to open five-star resort at Bali’s Nusa Dua

Centara to open five-star resort at Bali’s Nusa Dua

Centara Grand Nusa Dua Resort & Villas, the second resort hotel to be opened in Bali by Thailand’s leading hotel operator, Centara Hotels & Resorts, will be soft-opened during the third quarter of 2012. The five-star property will feature a combination … July 17, 2012
John Dimon Bendtsen to lead two properties of Centara Hotels and Resorts in Mauritius

John Dimon Bendtsen to lead two properties of Centara Hotels and Resorts in Mauritius

Thirayuth Chirathivat, Chief Executive Officer of Centara Hotels & Resorts, has announced the promotion of John Dimon Bendtsen from General Manager of Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives to Cluster General Manager of the two managed properties … July 16, 2012
Centara to add Centra value brand to Samui

Centara to add Centra value brand to Samui

Centara Hotels & Resorts has signed a management contract for an existing resort hotel on Koh Samui that will operate under the “Centra” value brand with effect from July 1, 2012. The contract was signed with owner PDTS Company Limited on June … July 5, 2012
In Villa Spa treatments a new luxury touch from Centara Villas Samui

In Villa Spa treatments a new luxury touch from Centara Villas Samui

Total relaxation in the privacy of your own Spa Villa on the oceanfront at Samui is yours when you take the “MySpa” package at Centara Villas Samui that is being offered between now and October 31, 2012. The package, which is for 2 people and … July 4, 2012
Centara Grand Beach Resort and Villas HuaHin becomes a member of The Leading Hotels of the World

Centara Grand Beach Resort and Villas HuaHin becomes a member of The Leading Hotels of the World

Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villas HuaHin, which began life in 1923 as the Railway Hotel and was Thailand’s first resort hotel, has become a member of The Leading Hotels of the World. The hotel, which stands on 16 hectares of beachfront land among … July 3, 2012
Jonas Sjostedt appointed General Manager for Koh Chang Tropicana Beach Resort and Spa (managed by Centara)

Jonas Sjostedt appointed General Manager for Koh Chang Tropicana Beach Resort and Spa (managed by Centara)

Thirayuth Chirathivat, Chief Executive Officer of Centara Hotels & Resorts, has announced the appointment of Jonas Sjostedt as General Manager of Koh Chang Tropicana Beach Resort & Spa (managed by Centara). Mr. Sjostedt is a Swedish national who … July 2, 2012
Centara Khum Phaya Resort and Spa wins the Tourism Council of Thailand award for Lanna Art Identity

Centara Khum Phaya Resort and Spa wins the Tourism Council of Thailand award for Lanna Art Identity

The Tourism Council of Thailand has presented Centara Khum Phaya Resort & Spa, located in Chiang Mai and part of the Centara Boutique Collection, with an Outstanding Design Award for Lanna Art Identity. The award was presented under the Northern Thailand … June 26, 2012
Centara extends a night under the stars for industry leaders attending TTM

Centara extends a night under the stars for industry leaders attending TTM

Thirayuth Chirathivat (3rd right in photo), the new Chief Executive Officer of Centara Hotels & Resorts, recently presided over a cocktail party to welcome leading members of the travel industry and extend cooperation among travel agents all over the … June 18, 2012
Centara to open two hotels in Sri Lanka

Centara to open two hotels in Sri Lanka

Centara Hotels & Resorts is to open its first two properties in Sri Lanka during the second half of this year named "Centara Passikudah Resort & Spa Sri Lanka" and "Centara Ceysands Resort & Spa." Both of the resort hotels will be operated by Centara … June 15, 2012
Centara’s new Koh Chang resort has great value rates for extended winter getaways

Centara’s new Koh Chang resort has great value rates for extended winter getaways

Many people who have retired, or who find themselves with more leisure time and are planning extended overseas trips, dream of spending time on a tropical island, where the cost of living is low, the air is fresh and clean, the sea warm and clear, and … June 7, 2012
Centara Grand Nusa Dua Resort and Villas progresses towards opening in 3Q 2012

Centara Grand Nusa Dua Resort and Villas progresses towards opening in 3Q 2012

Centara Grand Nusa Dua Resort & Villas, the second resort hotel to be opened in Bali by Thailand’s leading hotel operator, Centara Hotels & Resorts, will be soft-opened during the third quarter of 2012. The five-star property will feature a combination … June 5, 2012
Centara appoints representative for France

Centara appoints representative for France

Centara Hotels & Resorts has appointed MN' Organization (MNO) as its overseas representative office for France, effective from June 1, 2012. Established in 2004 by Murielle Nouchy and based at La Celle St. Cloud in Paris, MNO is extensively well-connected … June 1, 2012
Centara opens hotel and convention center in Khon Kaen

Centara opens hotel and convention center in Khon Kaen

Centara Hotel & Convention Centre Khon Kaen will open at the end of May as the largest venue for meetings and conventions in Khon Kaen Province. The hotel, owned by Khon Kaen Buri Co Ltd. and representing an investment of Baht 1,800 million, has been … May 28, 2012
Centara expands fast in Pattaya

Centara expands fast in Pattaya

Centara Hotels & Resorts is maintaining a strategy of fast expansion in Pattaya, with three properties currently open and another four in the development phase. “Our association with Pattaya goes back a long time, as we for many years owned and operated … May 24, 2012
Centara to open 5-star resort at Bali’s Nusa Dua

Centara to open 5-star resort at Bali’s Nusa Dua

Centara Grand Nusa Dua Resort & Villas, the second resort hotel to be opened in Bali by Thailand’s leading hotel operator Centara Hotels & Resorts, will be soft-opened during the third quarter of 2012. The 5-star property will feature a combination … May 18, 2012
Amazing value on luxurious accommodations offered by Centara Grand West Sands Resort and Villas Phuket

Amazing value on luxurious accommodations offered by Centara Grand West Sands Resort and Villas Phuket

Centara Grand West Sands Resort & Villas Phuket is offering a Web Saver package that offers value deals on room rates with breakfast included for those booking Pool Suites and Villas from now until October 31, 2012. Discounts of up to 74 percent against … May 16, 2012
Wim Fagel appointed General Manager for Centara Watergate Pavilion Hotel Bangkok

Wim Fagel appointed General Manager for Centara Watergate Pavilion Hotel Bangkok

Thirayuth Chirathivat, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Centara Hotels & Resorts, has announced the appointment of Wim N. M. Fagel as General Manager of Centara Watergate Pavilion Hotel Bangkok. Mr. Fagel is a Dutch national who has almost 30 years' … May 8, 2012
Two Centara Grand resorts awarded by Booking.com

Two Centara Grand resorts awarded by Booking.com

Booking.com, one of the world’s leading online travel agents, has named two of Centara Hotels & Resorts’ 5-star Grand branded hotels as Outstanding Hotel Partner for 2012. Centara’s online distribution division was presented with the awards at … May 4, 2012
Centara offers benefits to Arab travelers during Ramadan and summer holiday season

Centara offers benefits to Arab travelers during Ramadan and summer holiday season

Travelers from the Arab countries will enjoy exclusive benefits when staying at selected Centara hotels from May 1 to October 31, 2012 to offer convenience and comfort during the time of Ramadan and for the summer holiday season. Ramadan services and … May 2, 2012
Centara rebrands Rayong beachfront property to Centara Sappaya Design Resort Rayong

Centara rebrands Rayong beachfront property to Centara Sappaya Design Resort Rayong

Centara Hotels & Resorts has announced that the beachfront property the company operates in Rayong has, with immediate effect, been rebranded as Centara Sappaya Design Resort Rayong. Prominent use of the Centara name enhances the image of the resort … April 27, 2012
Centara offers special bed and breakfast rates at Koh Chang Tropicana

Centara offers special bed and breakfast rates at Koh Chang Tropicana

Koh Chang Tropicana Resort & Spa, managed by Centara, is offering a Web Saver room and breakfast combined rates between now and October 31, 2012, which starts from Baht 2,350 per night for a Deluxe Room, and ranges through to Baht 6,200 for a Cabana Suite. … April 23, 2012
Centara Grand Beach Resort Phuket voted 1 of the Top 25 Hotels for Families in Thailand 2012 Tripadvisor Travelers’ Choice Awards

Centara Grand Beach Resort Phuket voted 1 of the Top 25 Hotels for Families in Thailand 2012 Tripadvisor Travelers’ Choice Awards

Centara Grand Beach Resort Phuket has been voted as one of the Top 25 Hotels for Families in Thailand by TripAdvisor®, the world’s largest travel website, in its 2012 Travelers’ Choice® awards. The listings are compiled based on ratings awarded … April 20, 2012
Centara Grand Mirage Pattaya achieves EarthCheck Bronze status

Centara Grand Mirage Pattaya achieves EarthCheck Bronze status

Centara Grand Mirage Beach Resort Pattaya has been awarded Bronze status for 2012 by EarthCheck, the international environmental and certification body for the travel and tourism industry. The benchmarking data collection period ran from January 1, … April 10, 2012
Centara, Thailand's leading hotel chain, in collaboration with Acron, opens Spa Cenvaree and three restaurants in Goa

Centara, Thailand's leading hotel chain, in collaboration with Acron, opens Spa Cenvaree and three restaurants in Goa

Centara Hotels & Resorts of Thailand will soon open their first stand-alone spa and restaurant properties in India in collaboration with the Acron Group. Centara's signature wellness brand, Spa Cenvaree, and their three restaurants, Chili-Hip, Vibes, … April 5, 2012
Centara's Khum Phaya Resort offers style and value this summer

Centara's Khum Phaya Resort offers style and value this summer

Khum Phaya Resort & Spa, a Centara Boutique Collection property in Chiang Mai, is offering a summer package between now and October 31, 2012 that brings the rate for a Lanna Deluxe room down to Bt 2,500 net for two persons sharing. The package also … March 27, 2012
Wild West Sands

Wild West Sands

It’s nonstop action at Centara Grand West Sands Resort & Villas Phuket, set in 47 conserved acres at Mai Khao Beach, with activities on land and in the water that will appeal to everyone, no matter what age and style. This is home to the famed Splash … March 23, 2012
Centara to open second Centra value-brand hotel in Bangkok

Centara to open second Centra value-brand hotel in Bangkok

Centara Hotels & Resorts is to open the second Bangkok hotel under its new Centra four-star value brand in summer 2012. Centra Central Station Bangkok is located on the edge of the city’s Chinatown district, a five-minute walk from the Hua Lampong … March 14, 2012
Centara extends even better value summer rates in Krabi

Centara extends even better value summer rates in Krabi

Centara Anda Dhevi Resort & Spa Krabi is offering a special summer package between May and October that reduces the rate for selected room types by as much as 45 percent off the published rate. Discounts of 15 percent are also available between now … March 9, 2012
Centara launches Facebook happy holiday photo competition

Centara launches Facebook happy holiday photo competition

Centara Hotels & Resorts has launched a photo competition on its Facebook page in which guests have their own favorite holiday photos voted for online, with the winners receiving luxury holidays as prizes. The English language version of Centara’s … March 9, 2012
Centara Karon Resort is an EarthCheck Star Performer

Centara Karon Resort is an EarthCheck Star Performer

Centara Karon Resort Phuket has been awarded Star Performer status by EarthCheck, the international environmental and certification body for the travel and tourism industry. The resort, when assessed by EarthCheck, was found to have a sustainability … March 6, 2012
Centara President Gerd Steeb retires

Centara President Gerd Steeb retires

Gerd Steeb, President of Centara Hotels & Resorts, will retire from the company on February 23 after almost 22 years of service.Joining what was then known as Central Hotels and Resorts in 1991, Mr. Steeb became Vice President in 1993, Executive Vice … February 28, 2012
Centara Grand Krabi a spectacular setting for incentives and corporate events

Centara Grand Krabi a spectacular setting for incentives and corporate events

The spectacular setting of Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villas Krabi, with the verdant limestone mountains that have helped make this region famous, coupled with the local islands easily accessible from the shore, and the resort’s own private beach, … February 21, 2012
Centara offers package to celebrate Songkran in Chiang Mai at Khum Phaya Resort

Centara offers package to celebrate Songkran in Chiang Mai at Khum Phaya Resort

Centara Hotels & Resorts is offering a Songkran Package for two persons to enjoy the full fun of Songkran in Chiang Mai at Khum Phaya Resort & Spa, a Centara Boutique Collection hotel. Valid from April 9-16, the rate for two people staying in a Lanna … February 20, 2012
Centara Krabi a romantic venue for weddings and honeymoons

Centara Krabi a romantic venue for weddings and honeymoons

With its own private beach and its own bay, local islands easily accessible from the shore, and the towering limestone formations that have helped to make the region famous, Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villas Krabi is a romantic venue for weddings and … February 15, 2012
Centara opens Centra value brand at Government Complex in Chaeng Watthana

Centara opens Centra value brand at Government Complex in Chaeng Watthana

Centara Hotels & Resorts has announced that Centra Government Complex Hotel & Convention Centre Chaeng Watthana will open in the 3rd quarter of 2012. The hotel is owned by Dhanarak Asset Development Co Ltd. (DAD) and will be operated by Centara under … February 7, 2012
Centara to open second Maldives resort in 2012

Centara to open second Maldives resort in 2012

Centara Hotels & Resorts will open its second property in the Maldives in late 2012, the Centara Ras Fushi Resort & Spa, set on Giraavaru Island in North Male Atoll just 15 minutes by speedboat from Male International Airport. The new resort is owned … February 6, 2012
Centara opens first stand-alone Spa Cenvaree in Goa

Centara opens first stand-alone Spa Cenvaree in Goa

Centara Hotels & Resorts of Thailand will open its first stand-alone Spa Cenvaree during the first quarter of 2012, to be located at the Arcon Arcade in Goa, India. Spa Cenvaree, a Centara brand, is to be found at Centara hotels and resorts throughout … January 27, 2012
New Year will ring in name changes at 3 Centara hotels

New Year will ring in name changes at 3 Centara hotels

Three of Thailand’s best-known hotels will change their names as the bells ring in the New Year 2012. Sofitel Centara Grand Bangkok will become Centara Grand at Central Plaza Ladprao Bangkok, Sofitel Centara Grand Resort & Villas Hua Hin will become … December 28, 2011
Centara opens new Bali resort with traditional Hindu ceremony

Centara opens new Bali resort with traditional Hindu ceremony

Centara Hotels & Resorts of Thailand has announced that the official soft opening of Centra Taum Bali, the group’s first overseas venture with its value brand Centra, took place on December 14. The traditional Balinese Hindu ceremony known as Melaspas, … December 21, 2011
Centara Hua Hin completes upgrade prior to rebranding

Centara Hua Hin completes upgrade prior to rebranding

An extensive renovation and upgrading program for Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villas Hua Hin has been completed prior to the official adoption of the hotel’s new name on January 1. The renovated facilities include 100 rooms and suites in the Colonial … December 20, 2011
Free spending money from Centara

Free spending money from Centara

Centara Hotels & Resorts is offering a program at 15 of its properties throughout Thailand in which guests deposit money with the hotel and the hotel adds a further amount of between 50 and 100 percent of the deposit for the guests to use during their … December 8, 2011
Centara Maldives resort wins Virgin Holidays Golden Award

Centara Maldives resort wins Virgin Holidays Golden Award

Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives has won the Golden Award 2011 for Best Hotel-Indian Ocean, presented by Virgin Holidays. The resort is operated by Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s largest operator of hotels. The award was presented … December 1, 2011
HiSo Online joins Brandsfever Group

HiSo Online joins Brandsfever Group

HiSo Online, a private shopping club in Thailand, has joined Brandsfever Group that runs multiple exclusive shopping clubs across Asia Pacific. Starting from today, HiSo Online members will have immediate access to Brandsfever Thailand ( http://siam.brandsfever.com … November 30, 2011
Centara’s new Spa Cenvaree at Pattaya features Dead Sea salt and mud treatments

Centara’s new Spa Cenvaree at Pattaya features Dead Sea salt and mud treatments

Centara Hotels & Resorts has announced the opening of its latest Spa Cenvaree, set within the newly-opened Nova Hotel & Spa Pattaya, Centara Boutique Collection, and one of the first spas in Thailand to be based around the benefits of pure sea salt and … November 29, 2011
Pattaya’s new Nova Hotel and Spa offers intimate-scale luxury

Pattaya’s new Nova Hotel and Spa offers intimate-scale luxury

The newly-opened Nova Hotel & Spa Pattaya, a member of the Centara Boutique Collection, is an intimately-scaled hotel with just 79 rooms and suites, offering luxury accommodation that is ideal for individuals, couples, and families. The Deluxe Rooms … November 23, 2011
Andreas Korf appointed General Manager of Centara Grand West Sands Resort and Villa Phuket

Andreas Korf appointed General Manager of Centara Grand West Sands Resort and Villa Phuket

Mr. Gerd Steeb, President of Centara Hotels & Resorts has announced the appointment of Mr. Andreas Korf as General Manager of Centara Grand West Sands Resort & Villa Phuket, with effect from December 1, 2011. Mr. Korf, who is a German national, has … November 23, 2011
Centara Grand Beach Resort Phuket welcomes TAT and Travelbag press trip from the UK

Centara Grand Beach Resort Phuket welcomes TAT and Travelbag press trip from the UK

Denis Thouvard, (4th from right in photo) General Manager of Centara Grand Beach Resort Phuket, recently hosted a Thai cooking class for the "TAT and Travelbag Press Trip from UK” during their visit to promote Phuket tourism to the UK market and stay … November 19, 2011
Centara Grand Beach Resort Phuket celebrates its 1st anniversary

Centara Grand Beach Resort Phuket celebrates its 1st anniversary

Denis Thouvard, (7th from the left in the photo) General Manager of Centara Grand Beach Resort Phuket, hosted a party to celebrate the resort’s 1st anniversary with management and team members who have worked at the resort since its opening. The … November 17, 2011
Centara opens Boutique Collection resort in Pattaya

Centara opens Boutique Collection resort in Pattaya

Centara Hotels & Resorts has announced the opening of Nova Hotel & Spa Pattaya, a member of the Centara Boutique Collection on November 1, 2011. The hotel is located in Central Pattaya, a short distance from the beach and surrounded by entertainment … November 9, 2011
Centara Grand West Sands Resorts and Villas Phuket completes additional 96 rooms

Centara Grand West Sands Resorts and Villas Phuket completes additional 96 rooms

Voytek Klasicki, rebranding General Manager; Dechanont Wangthong, Executive Assistant Manager; and Paul Bryant, Construction Manager met to inspect the final stages of the additional 96 rooms project of the Centara Grand West Sands Resort & Villas Phuket, … November 7, 2011
Ground-breaking for Centara’s latest Bali resort

Ground-breaking for Centara’s latest Bali resort

The ground-breaking ceremony for Centara Wuku Resort & Spa Bali took place on October 1, with the hotel opening date set by the end of 2012. This resort will be the third in Bali for Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s largest operator of hotels. The … October 27, 2011
New Centara in Krabi welcomes first guests

New Centara in Krabi welcomes first guests

Centara Anda Dhevi Resort & Spa Krabi is a newly-built, four-star property situated on extensive grounds and spread across 5 low-rise buildings. Located just 100 meters away from the sands of Nopparat Thara Beach, the resort is also conveniently close … October 19, 2011
Centara Villas Phuket opens to guests following complete renovation

Centara Villas Phuket opens to guests following complete renovation

Centara Villas Phuket is once again fully open for business, following an extensive program that has renovated and refurbished all 72 Deluxe Pool Villas, Spa Villas, and Pool Villas of this ocean-side resort at Karon Beach. The resort has also this year … October 11, 2011
Centara wins TTG Award for best meetings and conventions hotel for 2nd year

Centara wins TTG Award for best meetings and conventions hotel for 2nd year

Centara Grand & Bangkok Convention Centre has been named as Best Meetings and Conventions Hotel for the second year in succession at the 22nd Annual TTG Travel Awards 2011. The awards ceremony was presided over on October 6, 2011 by Suraphon Svetasreni, … October 7, 2011
Centara Hotels and Resorts wins eight Top Asia awards

Centara Hotels and Resorts wins eight Top Asia awards

Suthikiati Chirathivat (3rd left), Chairman of the Executive Board of Central Plaza Hotel Public Company Limited (CENTEL), receives eight awards from Vijay Verghese (3rd right), Editor of Smart Travel Asia online magazine, in the publication’s Best … September 14, 2011
Introductory rates offered at new Centara Krabi resort

Introductory rates offered at new Centara Krabi resort

The newly-opened Centara Anda Dhevi Resort & Spa Krabi is offering special introductory rates between October 1 and December 24, with breakfast included, for guests staying a minimum of 5 nights.The rates are on the basis of 2 persons sharing and … September 14, 2011
Centara opens new hotel in Manila

Centara opens new hotel in Manila

Centara Hotels & Resorts has announced that Centara Hotel Manila, a four-star property located in the culturally-rich district of Malate in Manila, will open on October 18 this year.The hotel will be operated by Centara under a management contract.A … September 8, 2011
Centara reaches 53 properties and posts record results

Centara reaches 53 properties and posts record results

Centara Hotels & Resorts has reached a total of 53 properties under its current five-year expansion plan, and has reported revenues of 4,105 million baht for the financial year 2010, an increase of 6.3 percent over the previous year.The company now … September 1, 2011
Centara upgrades website for trade partners

Centara upgrades website for trade partners

Centara Hotels & Resorts has upgraded the website used exclusively by the company’s trade partners, so that travel agents, tour operators, events planners and buyers, and other industry professionals will find easily accessible support services and … August 26, 2011
Centara opens new resort at Phuket’s Mai Khao Beach

Centara opens new resort at Phuket’s Mai Khao Beach

Centara Hotels & Resorts has announced the acquisition of a new five-star resort hotel in Phuket, Centara Grand West Sands Resort & Villas Phuket, which is located on Mai Khao Beach on the island’s west coast, 15 minutes away from Phuket International … August 24, 2011
Centara to open first overseas Centra brand hotel in Bali

Centara to open first overseas Centra brand hotel in Bali

Centara Hotels & Resorts has announced that it will be opening the first overseas property of its Centra value brand at Bali, Indonesia, in November of this year. Centra Taum Resort Bali will be located at Seminyak, on the west coast of the island, … August 18, 2011
Centara launches interactive website

Centara launches interactive website

Centara Hotels & Resorts has launched a new corporate website designed to intensify its online presence and marketing operations. Centara is Thailand’s largest operator of hotels, with currently 61 properties at key destinations throughout the kingdom, … August 16, 2011
Centara opens serviced apartments at Phuket’s Karon Beach

Centara opens serviced apartments at Phuket’s Karon Beach

Centara Hotels & Resorts has announced the opening of Waterfront Suites Phuket by Centara, a total of 39 spacious serviced apartments housed in a 20-story tower facing the ocean at Karon Beach in Phuket. Waterfront Suites is part of Centara’s recently-launched … August 4, 2011
Centara offers free room nights during Chiang Mai green season

Centara offers free room nights during Chiang Mai green season

Centara Hotels & Resorts has introduced special low rates for two of its hotels in Chiang Mai, a part of Thailand favored by local residents and foreign visitors alike during the summer and autumn, known as the green season, when the landscape is especially … August 2, 2011
Centara opens two more hotels in Pattaya

Centara opens two more hotels in Pattaya

Centara Hotels & Resorts has opened two new hotels in Pattaya, bringing its total of properties in the ocean resort city to three. Nova Hotel & Spa Pattaya is part of the Centara Boutique Collection brand of intimately-scaled hotels and is a four-star … August 1, 2011
Centara Krabi offers romantic five-night package

Centara Krabi offers romantic five-night package

Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villas Krabi is offering a five-night package for couples that includes accommodation in an ocean-facing room, a bottle of champagne, and a romantic candlelit dinner for two, at a total cost of Baht 49,999, service and tax … July 26, 2011
Centara to open hotel and convention center in Khon Kaen

Centara to open hotel and convention center in Khon Kaen

Centara Hotels & Resorts has announced that its first property in Khon Kaen, in northeastern Thailand, will have its soft-opening at the end of 2011. Centara Hotel & Convention Centre Khon Kaen is a new development built by Khon Kaen Buri Company Limited … July 21, 2011
Centara offers introductory rates on rebranded Waterfront Suites Phuket

Centara offers introductory rates on rebranded Waterfront Suites Phuket

The rebranded Waterfront Suites Phuket by Centara has a special introductory offer from now until October 31, 2011 that prices a 1-bedroom suite at 1,600 baht per night and a 2-bedroom suite at 2,200 baht per night. The rates are on the basis of 2 … July 14, 2011
Centara Maldives offers underwater wedding package

Centara Maldives offers underwater wedding package

Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives has introduced an underwater wedding package that provides an unforgettable setting against a background of the picturesque Kudhimaa Wreck, with its colorful marine life. The Kudhimaa underwater wedding package … July 11, 2011
Centara Grand Beach Resort Samui awarded Silver Certification by global environmental body

Centara Grand Beach Resort Samui awarded Silver Certification by global environmental body

Centara Grand Beach Resort Samui has been awarded Silver Certification by EarthCheck, the world’s leading sustainable travel and tourism certification organization, in recognition of the resort’s environmental protection practices. The EarthCheck … July 7, 2011
Centara promotes Michel Serrano to General Manager of Sofitel Centara Grand Bangkok

Centara promotes Michel Serrano to General Manager of Sofitel Centara Grand Bangkok

Gerd Steeb, President of Centara Hotels & Resorts, has announced the promotion of Michel Serrano from Hotel Manager to General Manager of Sofitel Centara Grand Bangkok with immediate effect. Mr. Serrano is a French national. A graduate of the ENMM … July 6, 2011
Centara offers Boutique Collection wedding package

Centara offers Boutique Collection wedding package

Centara Boutique Collection has launched an inclusive wedding package designed for couples and their families who wish to stage a wedding ceremony and reception in intimate and stylish surroundings. Wedding Celebration in Style is priced at 65,000 … July 6, 2011
Centara to open third hotel in Bangkok

Centara to open third hotel in Bangkok

Centara Hotels & Resorts has announced its third hotel in Bangkok, Centara Watergate Pavillion Hotel & Spa Bangkok, a 4-star property located at Rachaprarop and above the Watergate Pavillion shopping complex. The announcement follows the signing of … July 5, 2011
Centara celebrates 6 Samui resorts with travel industry discount

Centara celebrates 6 Samui resorts with travel industry discount

Centara Hotels & Resorts is offering members of the travel industry a further 20 percent discount on the special industry rates for stays on any of its 6 Samui properties during August 1-31, 2011. The special rates are part of the Centara Celebrates … July 4, 2011
Centara Grand Beach Resort Samui appoints Christoph Albrecht as Executive Assistant Manager

Centara Grand Beach Resort Samui appoints Christoph Albrecht as Executive Assistant Manager

Martin Heiniger, General Manager of Centara Grand Beach Resort Samui, has announced the appointment of Christoph Albrecht as Executive Assistant Manager of the resort. Christoph, a German national, has almost 10 years of experience in the worldwide … June 28, 2011
Centara announces second resort for Krabi

Centara announces second resort for Krabi

Centara Hotels & Resorts has announced that its second property at Ao Nang in Krabi will soft-open in September. Centara Anda Dhevi Resort & Spa Krabi is a newly-built, four-star property situated in extensive grounds and spread across five … June 25, 2011
Centara starts Facebook auction for room rates

Centara starts Facebook auction for room rates

Centara Hotels & Resorts is about to launch its first auction on Facebook and invites everyone who loves Centara Boutique Collection to participate and bid for low room rates. Starting on June 29 and running for 10 days, Centara is inviting bids for … June 24, 2011
Centara’s training program opens career opportunities for youngsters

Centara’s training program opens career opportunities for youngsters

Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s largest hotel company, has launched a training program intended to provide youngsters from underprivileged homes with career opportunities within the group. Entitled “4 C’s: Centara Career Creation for Children,” … June 21, 2011
Centara resorts awarded by TripAdvisor

Centara resorts awarded by TripAdvisor

Four resort properties within the Centara Hotels & Resorts group have been awarded a 2011 Certificate of Excellence by TripAdvisor. The properties are Centara Villas Phuket, Chen Sea Resort & Spa Fu Quoc, Centara Grand Beach Resort Phuket, and Centara … June 17, 2011
Centara takes part in Japan disaster fund

Centara takes part in Japan disaster fund

All 27 Thailand properties within Centara Hotels & Resorts are participating in a program to aid victims of the Japanese earthquake and tsunami by donating 10 percent of their net revenues from the period June to August. The program is organized by … June 15, 2011
Centara offers discount rates and free breakfast at Patong resort

Centara offers discount rates and free breakfast at Patong resort

Centara Sawaddi Patong Resort Phuket has a special summer offer between now and October 31, 2011 in which guests staying for 3 consecutive nights or more enjoy discounted room rates and free daily buffet breakfast. Until July 31, the room rates … June 13, 2011
Philippine Ambassador experiences Koh Pha-Ngan for their holiday

Philippine Ambassador experiences Koh Pha-Ngan for their holiday

Kitiporn Suttasoontorn (2nd from right), Resident Manager, Centara Pariya Resort and Villas Koh Pha-Ngan, welcomes HE Linglingay F. Lacanlale (3rd from left), Philippine Ambassador to Thailand and her family on their arrival to stay at the resort for … June 9, 2011
Mauritius to be Centara’s 6th international location

Mauritius to be Centara’s 6th international location

Centara Hotels & Resorts has signed a management contract for a four-star resort property in Mauritius, marking the company’s sixth international location. Due to open in October 2012, Centara Poste Lafayette Resort & Spa Mauritius is set on a 500-meter … June 9, 2011
Centara offers introductory rates at new Vietnam resort

Centara offers introductory rates at new Vietnam resort

Chen Sea Resort & Spa Phu Quoc, a new addition to the Centara Boutique Collection, has a special introductory package between now and September 30, 2011 that includes discounted room rates, breakfast, and roundtrip transfers between the hotel and Phu … June 6, 2011
Centara announces first move into Bali

Centara announces first move into Bali

Centara Hotels & Resorts has signed a management contract that will see the opening of its first property in Bali, Indonesia.To be named Centara Grand Nusa Dua Resort & Villas, the resort is a new one that will be completed at the end of this … June 3, 2011
Koh Pha Ngan is an easily accessible beach hideaway

Koh Pha Ngan is an easily accessible beach hideaway

Koh Pha Ngan is one of those tropical island paradises that were first discovered by backpackers and which have subsequently become popular tourism destinations, although in Pha Ngan’s case, the island is remote enough to have remained unspoiled yet … June 3, 2011
Centara Maldives offers all inclusive package

Centara Maldives offers all inclusive package

Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives is offering a fully inclusive package until October 31 that includes accommodation in a Beach Suite, three meals per day, and an open-bar service, starting at US$620 net per room night at a Beach Suite; minimum … May 31, 2011
Centara’s new Vietnam resort now online

Centara’s new Vietnam resort now online

Chen Sea Resort & Spa Phu Quoc, the first Centara Boutique Collection resort property to be operated in Vietnam by Centara Hotels & Resorts, is now available for online booking. Details of the resort and a special opening offer can be found at www.centarahotelsresorts.com/CentaraChenSeaIntroSale … May 27, 2011
Baby turtles latest guests at Centara Grand Maldives

Baby turtles latest guests at Centara Grand Maldives

They were, in some ways, like any other newly-arrived guest at the Maldives: blinking in the sudden golden sunlight, easing their way across the soft, warm sand, and heading instinctively for the sparkling ocean. These were, however, not tourists, … May 20, 2011
Everyone benefits under Centara’s B90m green hotel strategy

Everyone benefits under Centara’s B90m green hotel strategy

Centara Hotels & Resorts, as Thailand’s largest operator of hotels, believes it has a strong responsibility towards the environment, and is operating a 90 million baht program to ensure that its luxury hotels are also green hotels. The program has … May 13, 2011
Caroline von Sigriz appointed GM of Centara Chaan Talay Resort and Villas Trat

Caroline von Sigriz appointed GM of Centara Chaan Talay Resort and Villas Trat

Mr. Gerd Steeb, President of Centara Hotels & Resorts, has announced the appointment of Ms. Caroline von Sigriz as General Manager of Centara Chaan Talay Resort & Villas Trat. Caroline is a German national with 28 years’ experience in tourism in … May 6, 2011
Like Centara on Facebook and win an iPhone 4

Like Centara on Facebook and win an iPhone 4

Centara Hotels & Resorts has launched a competition on its Facebook page in which participants are invited to click “like” and the person inviting the most clicks will win the prize of an iPhone 4. At the same time, it encourages visitors to look … May 4, 2011
Centara opens the first Boutique Collection resort in Vietnam

Centara opens the first Boutique Collection resort in Vietnam

Centara Hotels & Resorts has opened the first Boutique Collection resort in Vietnam, the Chen Sea Resort & Spa Phu Quoc, Centara Boutique Collection. Located in a beachside setting on the island of Phu Quoc, the property is built to an intimate scale … April 25, 2011
Centara appoints Mr. Philip Hall Group Director of Sales and Marketing

Centara appoints Mr. Philip Hall Group Director of Sales and Marketing

Mr. Gerd Steeb, President of Centara Hotels & Resorts, has announced the appointment of Mr. Philip Hall as Group Director of Sales and Marketing. Mr. Hall, a 39-year-old British national, has many years of experience in the travel industry gained … April 20, 2011
Award for Sofitel Centara Grand Resort and Villas Hua Hin for online booking performance

Award for Sofitel Centara Grand Resort and Villas Hua Hin for online booking performance

Sofitel Centara Grand Resort & Villas Hua Hin has been named as Outstanding Hotel Partner 2011 by Booking.com for its performance in terms of room nights and revenue sold through the company’s websites. During the period 2009 to 2010, room nights … April 20, 2011
Two winners named in Centara Twitter competition

Two winners named in Centara Twitter competition

Thirakiati Chirathivat (2nd left), Vice President for Procurement; and Chris Bailey (far right), Senior Vice President for Sales & Marketing of Centara Hotels & Resorts present accommodation voucher prizes to Warut Tangvatchara (2nd right) and … April 20, 2011
Centara offers value getaway package for Himalayan resort

Centara offers value getaway package for Himalayan resort

Moksha Himalaya Spa Resort is offering value packages between now and October 31, 2011, that bring the cost of a suite for two people down to as low as US$249 net per night, including breakfast. Rates vary according to the season and weekday or weekend … April 11, 2011
Centara Maldives offers free night

Centara Maldives offers free night

Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives has a special summer offer in which guests staying between April 28 and July 31, 2011 pay for two nights and receive the third night free of charge, with all benefits included. During this period, the rate … April 5, 2011
Centara offers jumbo-size treat with Mahout For A Day package in Chiang Mai

Centara offers jumbo-size treat with Mahout For A Day package in Chiang Mai

Away Suansawan Chiang Mai, a Centara Boutique Collection resort, is offering a package that couples accommodation with the opportunity to become a Mahout (elephant keeper) and experience traditional Thai ways of life. The Mahout For A Day package is … March 31, 2011
Centara’s Koh Pha-Ngan resort offers free night

Centara’s Koh Pha-Ngan resort offers free night

Centara Pariya Resort & Villas Koh Pha-Ngan has a special offer in which guests staying for three consecutive nights pay for only two night’s accommodation. Under the Amazing Koh Pha-Ngan offer, room rates start at THB 4,000 per night for a Deluxe … March 30, 2011
Centara launches Thai language Facebook page

Centara launches Thai language Facebook page

Centara Hotels & Resorts has launched a Thai language version of its Facebook page, following the success of the English language version that was introduced last year. Facebook friends of Centara are now able to follow new offers, promotions, activities, … March 24, 2011
Centara wins energy conservation award

Centara wins energy conservation award

Shown in photo: Martin Heiniger (right), General Manager of Centara Grand Beach Resort Samui congratulates Pairoj Nawan (left), Chief Engineer, upon Centara Grand Beach Resort Samui receiving an award from the Energy Service Companies (ESCO) Project Award … March 14, 2011
Centara Boutique Collection offers free nights

Centara Boutique Collection offers free nights

Centara Boutique Collection is offering a package in which guests booking one night or two nights’ accommodation, depending on the resort, receive one extra night free of charge. The Amazing Thailand Free Night offer is available between now and … March 8, 2011
Centara’s Himalaya resort offers all-in package

Centara’s Himalaya resort offers all-in package

Moksha Himalaya Spa Resort, part of the Centara Boutique Collection, has a package that combines reduced rates with a number of lifestyle activities for guests staying a minimum of three nights. From now until April 15, 2011, the Heavenly Moksha … February 3, 2011
Centara opens SPA Cenvaree as Chiang Mai’s newest urban spa

Centara opens SPA Cenvaree as Chiang Mai’s newest urban spa

Centara Duangtawan Hotel Chiang Mai has opened SPA Cenvaree, a luxurious urban spa that provides Chiang Mai with the city's most complete solution for personal health, fitness and wellbeing.Opened on September 15, 2008, SPA Cenvaree is located on the … September 15, 2008
Centara opens SPA Cenvaree as Chiang Mai’s newest urban spa

Centara opens SPA Cenvaree as Chiang Mai’s newest urban spa

Centara Duangtawan Hotel Chiang Mai has opened SPA Cenvaree, a luxurious urban spa that provides Chiang Mai with the city's most complete solution for personal health, fitness and wellbeing. Opened on September 15, 2008, SPA Cenvaree is located on … September 11, 2008



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