Inspired Luxury, founded by Lynne Ireland, has been appointed Australian representative for AKARYN Hotel Group, a collection of stunning luxury boutique resorts and hotels located on pristine beaches and ideal locations in Thailand and beyond.
Aleenta Phuket is set on the pristine Natai Beach also known as the ‘Hamptons’ of Phuket and Aleenta Hua Hin, located on the Gulf of Thailand, is the first resort within the collection and the pioneer resort in AKARYN’s Barefoot Luxury portfolio.
The akyra Chura Koh Samui and the akyra Manor Hotel Chiang Mai (opening 1st August 2015) are both sophisticated stylish resort hotels with a hip urban influence for the young at heart.
In Q2 2016, AKARYN Hotel Group will also unveil AKARYN Private Island Cambodia a 15 minutes speed boat ride from Sihanoukville in Cambodia, in partnership with world famous designer Kenzo. The akyra Manor Hotel and both Aleenta resorts are members of the prestigious Small Luxury Hotels of the World collection.
Responsible for all sales and media activity in Australia for AKARYN Hotel Group, Inspired Luxury will be partnering with trade and media to showcase the stunning properties to the luxury leisure, wedding, family, wellness / spa, romance, culture, eco and incentive sectors.
Founder and MD of AKARYN Hotel Group Anchalika Kijkanakorn said “I’m thrilled and excited to be working with Lynne again after all theses years. She was one of the first contacts I met at SLH and through her guidance and connections I have learned so much about the industry. Her professionalism is unmatched and her passion is infectious. With Lynne, I know the AKARYN Hotel Group is in good hands.”
According to the latest figures released by the Department of Tourism, Ministry of Tourism and Sports visitor arrivals to Thailand between January-May 2015 were up 25% over the same period in 2014.
Lynne Ireland CEO and Founder of Inspired Luxury said “It is superb to see the development of AKARYN Hotel Group with the new properties being launched over the next twelve months. Anchalika is renowned for her business savvy and innovative approach to the market, reinforced by her position as Chairman of the Small Luxury Hotels of the World Board. It is a delight to be working with Anchalika once again and contributing to the increasing number of visitors discovering and re-discovering this beautiful part of the world.”