Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s premier hotel operator, is celebrating a momentous occasion, winning three “Top 10” accolades at the prestigious Travel + Leisure Luxury Awards Asia Pacific 2023. The notable recognitions, reaffirming Centara’s pivotal role in the luxury hospitality landscape, were awarded to Centara Reserve Samui, Roukh Kiri Khao Yai, and Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives.
Centara Reserve Samui, a glamorous resort renowned for its narrative-infused guest experiences, clinched the ninth spot in Thailand’s fiercely competitive “Beach Island Resorts” category. This honour underscores the resort’s resounding success since its inception. Being the world’s first-ever Centara Reserve resort, it offers a memorable, bespoke stay, embracing visitors with an unmatched, awe-inspiring beachfront vista.
If you’re intrigued by what Centara Reserve Samui has to offer, find more information here.
Roukh Kiri Khao Yai, part of the Centara Boutique Collection, earned eighth place in Thailand’s “Upcountry Hotels” category. Brimming with Asia’s finest luxury rural retreats, this division had Roukh Kiri Khao Yai outshine numerous contenders. The resort, hosting only 12 modern barn-style villas amidst lush, organic gardens, offers a serene oasis celebrating nature’s allure and the richness of Thai culture.
Discover more about the enchanting Roukh Kiri Khao Yai here.
The “House Reefs” category in the Maldives saw Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa clinch second place. This South Ari Atoll-based, diving and lifestyle resort, was lauded for its vibrant coral reef. The alternative, captivating visitors of all ages, offers an aquatic paradise teeming with tropical fish. Guests staying in the resort’s overwater villas enjoy the bonus of direct access to this pristine underwater spectacle.
Learn more about the enticing experiences at Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives here.
“We are beyond elated at receiving these distinguished accolades,” expressed Thirayuth Chirathivat, CEO of Centara Hotels & Resorts. “This recognition from the Travel + Leisure Luxury Awards attests to our growing reputation as a luxury hospitality leader. Our resorts, brimming with Thai-inspired hospitality, ensure warm and welcoming experiences for all guests. We thank our patrons and Travel + Leisure readers for their continuous trust in Centara.”
The Travel + Leisure Luxury Awards Asia Pacific salute the region’s preeminent hotels, resorts, and travel experiences across diverse categories. Candidates were hand-picked by Travel + Leisure’s seasoned editors and expert contributors, with winners determined by the publication’s discerning reader base. You can view the complete list of winners here.
To further explore the world of Centara and its award-winning hospitality, visit www.centarahotelsresorts.com.
Written by: Supaporn Pholrach (Joom)