Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts presents outdoor summer activity ideas acrossAsia-Pacific locations to mark the start of the holiday season.
Guests can enjoy a range of active and relaxing outdoor pursuits as well as avail of the ‘Summer Breeze’ offer, which invites holiday-makers and business guests alike to enjoy up to 30% off for stays from 1 June to 15 September 2015, if booked between 30 April and 15 August. The offer is valid across all properties in Asia-Pacific.
Starting in Bangkok, the recently opened Thai-inspired five-star Mövenpick Hotel Sukhumvit 15 Bangkok celebrates the summer with the all-new rooftop experience in the city, rates from THB 2,800* (HKD 650). A roof-top pool is lined by sun loungers as well as sun beds immersed in the water to help guests cool down. Across the way is the Rainforest rooftop bar, with plant-life and panoramic views over the city. The large lounge area is an oasis above the bustle below, specialising in classic cocktails and gourmet tapas. In addition, the hotel offers a 24-hour complimentary tuk-tuk shuttle service to the BTS (Asoke) or MRT (Sukhumvit) stations for guests to enjoy balmy nights out in the city.
The tropical resort of Mövenpick Resort & Spa Karon Beach Phuket is close to the sea as well as many of Phuket’s top attractions such as Old Phuket Town and the Chalong Temple for local culture, Karon Beach Square for dining and the Phromthep Cape which is the island’s most photographed and perhaps best-known sunset viewpoint location.
If guests want to experience sand and sun, the hotel team arrange daily scuba diving introductory courses, snorkelling excursions and water sports including jet skiing. In one of the four swimming pools, there is a daily session of water aerobics. Thai Boxing and Yoga classes can be enjoyed outdoors on the grass area overlooking the beach at sunset. Children can also enjoy art classes making Tie-Dye T-shirtsand umbrella painting. Summer rates from THB 3,500* (HKD 812).
Heading north, Mövenpick Resort Bangtao Beach Phuket offers a peaceful escape right on Bangtao Beach, ideal for families, holidaying couples and golf enthusiasts. All accommodation hosts oversized balconies lined with fresh tropical flowers for an ultimate experience of the outdoors and the fine weather. Summer rates from THB 7,350* (HKD 1,706).
Known for high-end golf courses such as Blue Canyon Country Club, offering two 18 holes championship golf courses, the concierge team at Mövenpick Resort Bangtao Beach Phuket will assist in planning golfing holidays for guests and fully take care of the golfing itinerary. After a long day on the golf course, guests are welcomed to The Blossom Spa where treatments include traditional Thai massage, hot oil massage and foot massage.
Travellers to Koh Samui, Thailand will experience palm-fringed beaches circling coconut groves and dense, mountainous rainforest.Mövenpick Resort Laem Yai Beach Samui offers striking beach-front views at a location famed for spectacular sunsets, summer rates from THB 3,360* (HKD 780). A marvel to enjoy this summer season at Laem Yai Beach is the Angthong National Marine Park, a protected nature area consisting of over 40 islands, and celebrated for its beauty. The natural wonder can be seen from the hotel and the hotel team organise daily boat trips to the reef where guests can dive and snorkel as well as experience sea-water lakes and caves.
Famed for turquoise sea and good weather, Cebu in the Philippines offers guaranteed sun and an outdoor escape for many holiday-goers. The Mediterranean atmosphere at Mövenpick Hotel Mactan Island Cebu is ideal for enjoyment under the sun or stars. The hotel’s signature food and beverage outlet, The Ibiza Beach Club,offers world-class entertainment on top of its Balearic Churrasco and Mediterranean Tapas menu. Summer rates from 7,560PHP* (HKD 1,312).
Next is the award-winning Mövenpick Heritage Hotel Sentosa, which won ‘Top Luxury Family Hotel in Singapore’ at last year’s World Luxury Awards, offers summer rates from USD 250*(HKD 1,938). The hotel is situated in the heart of Singapore and only minutes away from Universal Studios Singapore, perfect for families to indulge in a fun and exciting holiday.
The hotel boasts The WOW, a partnership with Hotel Waldhaus am See in St. Moritz, Switzerland, whose famous bar holds the Guinness World Record for having the world’s largest whiskey collection. The bar terrace at the Sentosa hotel, overlooking swaying palm trees, is ideal for summer alfresco dining.
In Hanoi, a city with more than 1,000 years of history and lots of charm with its beautiful lakes, colonial architecture and alleys of the Old Quarter, Mövenpick Hotel Hanoi in the Hoan Kiem District offers an ideal jump-off point for the cultural tours of the city. The hotel team can help to assist with summer excursions including half-day cycling tours and cooking tours of the city. Summer rates from USD 83* (HKD 643).
‘Summer Breeze’ rates are available for all destinations in Asia-Pacific. The promotional discount is offered on Best Available Flexible Rates for stays from 1 June to 15 September 2015, if booked on moevenpick-hotels.com/
* Prices are restricted to availability and currency exchange rates.
**USD 20 or local equivalent at the exchange rate applicable on the check-out date will be deducted from the final bill. Unused credit cannot be redeemed for cash or tips.