Plan a beach getaway to Krabi and stay at the Koh Jum Resort. The resort is offering a “stay 1 night, get 1 night free” special promotion from now till 30 November 2010. This promotion is priced at THB4,000 (USD128) for a Seaview Teakwood Villa. Also included with the price are the following privileges – breakfast, Internet access and a tour of Koh Jum Island. Breakfast is not included for the complimentary night.
Alternatively, guests who plan to stay two nights or more will receive 50% off the room rate. Daily breakfast is included for these guests.
Room-only rates at the Grand President Bangkok start from THB1,620 (USD51) per night in a Standard room. Alternatively, the hotel’s Best Buy Rates include daily buffet breakfast for two persons and complimentary Internet access. Guests who stay for at least two nights will receive a 10% discount off these nightly rates. Guests who opt for a Junior or Deluxe suite will receive hotel credit. These attractive rates are available until 31 October 2010.
Stay three nights and pay for two, or stay six nights and pay for four at the Kantary Hills Hotel. Starting from THB5,650 (USD177) per night, this complimentary nights package is available for a studio or one-bedroom suite. Each apartment comes with separate living and dining areas, a private balcony and a kitchenette equipped with a refrigerator, a microwave, a toaster and kitchen utensils.
Rates include daily breakfast and applicable taxes and surcharges. Rooms can accommodate up to two adults and one child. This package is available from now until the end of October 2010.
Novotel Bangkok Fenix Silom has announced an introductory room-only rate of THB1,999 (USD63) per night. This offer is for accommodation in a Standard room and rates are subject to government taxes and service charge. With the hotel set to open on 15 September 2010, this special promotion marks the hotel’s reopening after complete refurbishment. The introductory rate is valid through to the end of 2010.
MasterCard and SilkAir have teamed up to launch two special promotions for Business Class passengers traveling to eight destinations in Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand. Tickets are available from now until 13 September 2010 and require a minimum of two passengers traveling together.
The first promotion is a 20% discount on Business Class fares with a travel period from 1 November to 31 December 2010. The second is an early bird promotion that entitles passengers to 1-for-1 Business Class tickets for travel from 1 January to 28 February 2011. Both promotions apply to passengers heading to Lombok, Medan, Solo, Kuching, Langkawi, Penang, Chiang Mai and Phuket.
The Picnic In Paradise promotion is a family vacation package available at the JW Marriott Phuket Resort & Spa until 31 October 2010. For USD333++ per night, the package includes two connecting Deluxe Sala Garden View Rooms, buffet breakfast and a picnic basket with gourmet items from the JW Deli that can enjoyed at Mai Khao Beach.
Children eat for free when dining with parents at the resort’s restaurants. Families can also participate in a Thai cooking class that is complimentary for children with at least two paying adults. This promotion also includes a 30% discount on treatments at the Mandara Spa and complimentary activities such as Thai boxing, beach volleyball, kite-flying, face-painting and Thai language class.
The Dusit Sprinter is a new shuttle service that connects passengers to Pattaya from Bangkok. The daily service, which commenced on 1 August 2010, departs from Dusit Thani Bangkok at 2pm and from dusitD2 baraquda pattaya at 10.15am.
One-way tickets are priced at THB600 (USD18) per adult and THB300 (USD9) per child below 12, and can be purchased at the concierge desks of either hotel. Included with the shuttle service is full insurance coverage, mineral water and lifestyle magazines.
For travelers heading to Chiang Mai, check out the U Stay U Save promotion at the U Chiang Mai Hotel. Available from now until 31 October 2010, the promotion offers better value for longer-staying guests. Rates are subject to service charge and government taxes. Included with this promotional rate are breakfast for two persons, wireless Internet access, flexible check-in and check-out times and free usage of bicycles.
From now till the end of October 2010, Sheraton Grande Laguna Phuket has a family vacation package on offer. From USD139++ per night in a Lagoon Room, the package includes daily buffet breakfast, return airport transfers, complimentary meals for children and a complimentary extra bed per room.
Other benefits include access to the Laguna Phuket Kids Club, late check-out until 2pm and the chance to meet with the resort’s baby elephants. While children participate in organized activities at the Kids Club, parents can enjoy a complimentary round of golf at the Laguna Phuket Golf Club or recreational sports like kayaking, lagoon sailing or tennis at no additional charge. This family package also includes a THB1,000 Laguna Tours voucher, complimentary speedboat excursion for children and free pizza and movie on Friday nights at VIK Club.
Sofitel Centara Grand Bangkok has announced the availability of the Premium Deluxe Package. It applies to three room types: the Deluxe Room for THB5,500 (USD171), the Deluxe Suite for THB6,500 (USD202) and the Premium Deluxe Suite for THB8,000 (USD248). Rates are per room per night and are valid until 31 October 2010.