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July 20, 2016 Accolades No Comments Email Email

99f5a842-9747-4312-9b4d-c12e2ae92b61Amatara Resort & Wellness, Thailand’s most well appointed luxury wellness destination, has been awardedLuxury Emerging Spa – Thailand in the 2016 World Luxury Spa Awards. The World Luxury Spa Awards was established in 2011 to recognize leaders in the worldwide luxury spa industry, setting benchmarks in quality, innovation and service for spas around the globe. Amatara was selected for its introduction of the world’s first Thai Hamman spa, as well as a holistic approach to “Eternal Happiness” through the integration of wellness treatments, healthy and nutritious cuisine and custom-designed detox and fitness activity programs.

World Luxury Spa Awards Winners are selected by public voting, providing unbiased recognition of the hard work and dedication exhibited by the staff of all nominee hotels. The 2016 World Luxury Spa Awards Gala Ceremony was hosted at the Grand Hotel Kronenhof Pontresina in Switzerland on the 18th June, with senior representatives of leading hotels from across the world in attendance.

Brice Borin, General Manager of Amatara Resort & Wellness, said, “On behalf of our staff at Amatara, we are honored to win this award, and are proud of the global recognition it provides as one of the world’s top wellness resort and spas. It has been the main focus of Amatara throughout 2016 to be “The destination of choice” for luxury resort and wellness guests from across South-east Asia. We are dedicated to offering body and soul enrichment designed to encourage and cultivate Eternal Happiness in every guest. Earlier this year we launched the first luxury Thai Hammam which supports and completes the wellness journey of guests during their stay at Amatara.”

Amatara’s recent award win follows its successful nomination as an Haute Grandeur Global Hotel award nominee, and its inclusion into the exclusive luxury hotel affiliate family.


Now, Amatara Resort & Wellness provides its Eternal Happiness accommodation concept in 22 pavilions, 48 suites and 35 pool villas each with their own private balcony harmoniously opening to the beautiful Andaman Sea. Amatara’s world-class standards have attracted many well-known Hollywood A-listers such as Leonardo DiCaprio, Elizabeth Taylor and Pierce Brosnan. Amatara offers many inclusive guest benefits, including daily breakfast for two at The Restaurant, complimentary usage of iPad and Wi-Fi internet access, and access to the Swimming Pool, Fitness Centre, Tennis Court & Kid’s Club, all of which provide impeccable standards to guests.

Pool Villa guests can also enjoy additional perks including a complimentary stay for one child with breakfast included, and access to The Retreat, offering breakfast and The Library for coffee and tea during the day plus evening cocktails at either The Library or The Grill Lounge. Pool Villa guests also benefit from selected alcoholic mini-bar items, eight pieces of laundry or pressing daily and Amatara’s highly exclusive 24-hour Resort Butler Services.

To mark the achievement of its coveted award win as Luxury Emerging Spa in the 2016 World Luxury Spa Awards, Amatara has introduced a special promotional package: The Ultimate Luxury Package lets guests indulge in a luxurious pampering holiday at Amatara Resort & Wellness with additional inclusive benefits and special rates. Prices are 16,900 THB for 2 nights in Premier Sea View accommodation, or 21,900 THB for 2 nights in a Sea View Pool Villa. It includes 6,000 THB Bangkok Airways cash vouchers, round trip airport transfer (in Phuket), 2 nights stay at Amatara Resort & Wellness, daily breakfast for 2 persons, 75 min Signature Massage for 2 persons, 1 Yoga class for 2 persons, and late check-out until 2 pm. Book and stay from now to 31 October 2016. This privilege is limited to direct booking with the Amatara Resort & Wellness Reservation only.

For more information about Amatara Resort & Wellness, please call +66 (0) 76 200 800, +66 (0) 76 318 888, Fax +66 7620 0803, or visit or email

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