Centara Hotels and Resorts adds more options for visitors to Thailand’s most popular beach city with the opening of Centara Azure Hotel Pattaya
Centrally-located within a prime setting in Central Pattaya, the newly-opened Centara Azure Hotel Pattaya joins the existing six Centara properties in the city.
This stylish hotel provides convenient access to dining, shopping and Pattaya’s bustling nightlife. Within a quick walking distance to the beachfront, where water sports and island hopping transfer are all available, Centara Azure Hotel Pattaya is a great base for those in search of a carefree holiday to explore what the city has to offer. The hotel is located less than a two-hour drive from the capital while Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport is approximately a 90 minute drive away.
Centara Azure Hotel Pattaya features intimately-scaled 96 rooms, each with contemporary design. It offers a comfortable living space of up to 27 square metres, with rooms overlooking the city or swimming pool area. The choices of a king-sized bed, two double beds or twin beds make this hotel a suitable destination for singles, couples and groups of friends. Each room provides well-rounded amenities and services that guests require for a comfortable stay. There are also an extensive swimming pool with waterslides and a children’s pool. All rooms in this hotel feature their “Smart” functions, achieved from the “Universal” electronic control panel providing guests with an ability to manage their in-room lightings, air conditioning modes, media utilities and the wake-up call setting, so easily just by a touch of finger. Free high-speed internet and multi-socket adaptors are also available for connectivity of multiple devices.
Dinning at the hotel is alluring and effortless. Atlantis, an all-day dining restaurant, serves up international and Thai dishes with vegetarian options, both as buffet and on the à la carte menu. The bistro-style restaurant offers guests 360 degree views through its floor-to-ceiling windows, as well as a stunning marine aquarium. Light snacks and refreshments are served at the Splash Pool Bar, where guests can enjoy their favourite munchies while relaxing around the pool area. The Rock, the hotel’s outdoor terrace coffee and bakery shop adjacent to the Atlantis Restaurant, is an ideal spot for a cup of freshly-brewed coffee, savouries and simple meals at any time of the day. In-room dining is also available.
Kobi Elbaz (third from right), CEO of Tulip Group was congratulated by Nadav Mennahem Zioni (centre), Group Director of Sales and Marketing of BTC Group, joined by management executives of Centara Hotels and Resorts Austin Robinson (second from left), Group Director of Operations – East Thailand and Vietnam, and Winfried Hancke (third from left), Group Director of Food and Beverage.
The hotel also provides a rooftop garden meeting area which forms an appealing al-fresco setting for cocktail receptions and pre-function drinks. The main meeting venue is 111 square metres. There is also a 115-square-metre pre-function area for small and medium-sized groups with a full range of audio-visual and presentation equipment. Pattaya Exhibition and Convention Hall (PEACH) is just over 10 minutes away by car.
Mr. Austin Robinson, Group Director of Operations – East Thailand and Vietnam, Centara Hotels and Resorts said, “Visitors to Pattaya, one of Thailand’s most popular beachside cities now have a plethora of Centara hotels to choose from, following the latest opening of the brand’s seventh property here. Pattaya is a world-renowned holiday destination in the Eastern region of the country, and a gateway to so many emerging destinations for aspiring world explorers.”
“As we expand our footprint in the city with our seventh property, we are committed to ensuring that the ‘Centara Hospitality’ and quality services make it easy for more travellers to accomplish their business or leisure goals,” Mr. Robinson added.
Nearby attractions to Centara Azure Hotel Pattaya include Avenue Shopping Centre, Royal Garden Plaza and Central Festival Pattaya Shopping Complex, as well as other shopping facilities and entertainment outlets. Phratamnak Beach is only two kilometres away from the hotel, while the pier where boats depart to Koh Lan, known for its beautiful sandy beaches and clear blue water, is within 10 minutes away.
Centara Hotels and Resorts now operates seven hotels in Pattaya, all of which are under three Centara brands. These include two five-star Centara Grands – Centara Grand Mirage Beach Resort Pattaya and Centara Grand Phratamnak Pattaya, three four-star Centaras – Centara Pattaya Hotel, Centara Nova Hotel and Spa Pattaya, as well as the new Centara Azure Hotel Pattaya, plus two three-star Centra by Centara – Centra by Centara Maris Resort Jomtien and Centra by Centara Avenue Pattaya.