Amara Group, Singapore’s upscale lifestyle hotel brand is pleased to announce the launch of its first ever hotel in Thailand – Amara Bangkok. Managed by the hospitality arm of Amara Holdings Limited (“Amara Holdings” or “the Group”), the new hotel will provide guests with the ultimate Bangkok city escape.
Situated in the vibrant neighbourhood of Surawong, parallel to Silom and Sathorn Roads in Bangkok’s Central Business District (“CBD”), and in the heart of the city’s most popular shopping and nightlife area, Amara Bangkok is perfectly located allowing guests to easily explore the city’s many attractions,including the night market, tantalising food stores and key shopping areas.
The hotel is also conveniently situatednear two BTS Skytrain stations – Chong Nonsiand Sala Daeng. The hotel’s custom-made air-conditioned Tuk Tuk shuttles guests toand from Sala Daeng BTS and Silom MRT.
In addition to the hotel’s prime location, Amara Bangkok has also been meticulously designed to offer guests a chic and sophisticated vibe. Designed to encapsulate the essence of contemporary Thai culture, whilst still embracing some of its own popular Singaporean heritage, the hotel features a unique exterior comprising of 597 timber fins, giving off a sleek and distinct appearance.
This vibe continues on into the interior of the hotel compromising of 250 Deluxe, Executive, Club and Cabana Rooms and Suite each featuring abstract Thai art prints– all conceived bylocal Thai artists, winners of an art competition launched by Amara Bangkokin 2014.
In addition to the hotel’s meticulous and chic design, Amara Bangkok also offers its guests a number of relaxed and stylish restaurantand baroptions including Amara’s signature restaurant ‘Element’ specialising in authentic Singaporean, Thai and Provincial Chinese cuisine,a rooftop infinity pool and bar on the 26th floor named AkaAza, and a convenient and fun 24-hour minibar boutique.
AkaAza,translating to the word ‘Sky’ in Sanskrit occupies the 26th-floor rooftop bar boasting spectacular views over the hotel’s infinity pool and city skyline. Whilst enjoying the view guests can feast on the bar’s signature cocktails and savour a line-up of trendy and tasty bar snacks.
Amara Bangkok has launched an innovative minibar boutique, open 24 hours a day. With convenience in mind the boutique allows guests to select whatever items they prefer to have available for consumption in their rooms, all at convenience store rates rather than hotel prices.
Amara Bangkok also offers a host of tailored services to its guests through its Little Brown Book – part of an concierge service which will allow Concierge to recommend places of interests, must-eats, includingthe option to tee-off at over 200 golf clubs in Bangkoksuch as Riverdale, Thana City and Bangkok Golf Club.
For those looking for the ultimate event space, Amara Bangkok also provides state of the art meeting and event facilities including the Grand Ballroom Tanjong Pagar 1 and 2, named after the neighbourhood where Amara Singapore, the Group’s flagship property is located, and two function rooms Surawong 1 andSurawong2. An Executive Club Floor and Lounge have also been designed with the business travellers in mind.
Mr. Albert Teo, CEO of Amara Holdings states: “Bangkok is one of the world’s most dynamic and exciting leisure cities in Asia, so we are delighted that our first Amara hotel in Thailand will be located in the middle of this vibrant and energetic city. We are confident that Amara Bangkok, with its personalised service, unique offerings, exceptional design and dining options will enable travellers to enjoy a new type of luxury all within five minutes reach of the city’s main attractions”
Amara Bangkok is now open for reservations. For more information please visit http://bangkok.amarahotels.