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Centara’s new 5-star hotel at Pattaya’s ‘Beverly Hills’ welcomes Royal Thai Navy Chief as first guest

October 17, 2013 Hotel Openings No Comments Email Email

centraraCentara Grand Phratamnak Pattaya, set in the exclusive residential district of Phratamnak Hill, the “Beverly Hills” of Pattaya, soft-opened on 15 October and welcomed its first guests, Admiral Taweewuth Pongsapipatt, Chief of Staff of the Royal Thai Navy and his wife, Captain Doctor Woranart Pongsapipatt.

The couple were welcomed by the resort’s general manager Dominique Ronge and members of his management team.

“We are delighted to announce that the hotel is now in its soft opening phase, and to be welcoming our first guests,” said Mr Ronge. Centara Grand Phratamnak Pattaya - Deluxe room

The resort is designed to the most luxurious and elegant standards and is situated just a few steps away from the beach at Phratamnak Hill, Pattaya’s most exclusive residential district.

The dramatic interior design features two large aquariums in the lobby that are stocked with exotic marine species, a lighting system that extends the marine concept throughout the ground floor, jellyfish chandeliers, and luxury furniture from Italian designer Fendi.

Centara Hotels & Resorts is Thailand’s leading operator of hotels, with 42 deluxe and first-class properties covering all the major tourist destinations in the Kingdom. A further 18 resorts in the Centara Grand Phratamnak Pattaya - Rooftop PoolMaldives, Vietnam, Shanghai, Bali Indonesia, Sri Lanka and Mauritius Indian Ocean, Ethiopia brings the present total to 60 properties. Brands and properties within Centara ensure that specific categories such as couples, families, individuals, and meetings and incentives groups will all find a hotel or resort that is appropriate to their needs. Centara operates 27 branches of Spa Cenvaree, one of Thailand’s most luxurious and innovative spa brands, together with its newly launched value brand Cense by Spa Cenvaree, which provides core spa services for busy travellers. The company’s Kids’ Club is available at all the family-friendly resorts to ensure that the youngsters and teens are taken care of. Centara Hotels & Resorts also operates three state-of-the-art convention centres in Bangkok, and two in northeastern Thailand, one being located in Udon Thani and the other in Khon Kaen. The latest Centara brand is named COSI Hotels, an economy brand designed for travellers who predominantly make their bookings via the internet and who want comfort and convenience at the most friendly prices available, which is under development with the first property due to open in 2015.


Photo 1: Dominique Ronge (right), general manager of Centara Grand Phratamnak Pattaya presents a hand garland to Admiral Taweewuth Pongsapipatt (left), Chief of Staff, Royal Thai Navy on his arrival to stay at the newly opened resort as the first guest. 


Photo 2: Dominique Ronge (2nd left), general manager of Centara Grand Phratamnak Pattaya and Kanokros Sakdanares (2nd right), corporate director of marketing communications of Centara Hotels & Resorts welcome Admiral Taweewuth Pongsapipatt (3rd left), Chief of Staff, Royal Thai Navy and his wife,Captain Doctor Woranart Pongsapipatt, Royal Thai Navy (3rd right) on their arrival to stay at the newly opened resort as the first guests. The hotel soft opened on 15th October. 

Also seen in the photo are Wassana Pokthang (far left), executive assistant manager and Chananchida Wongsa-ard (far right), sales and public relations manager of Centara Grand Phratamnak Pattaya.

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