Chilling out in style

Thailand August 03, 2016 01:00

By THE NATION
CHUSRI NGAMPRASERT

From a golfing holiday at a top course to getting up close and cosy with SpongeBob SquarePants, there’s plenty on offer in Asia this month



Experience the life of a professional golfer on tour with three official Asian Tour Stay and Play packages by Hilton. You’ll enjoy accommodation at a Hilton property for two nights and a round of golf at a championship golf course in Singapore, Indonesia or Thailand. Each package includes 18 holes of golf at Singapore’s top-ranked Laguna National Golf and Country Club, the prestigious Royale Jakarta Golf Club, or the Black Mountain Championship Golf Course in Hua Hin, Thailand. To complement the game, the package includes a two-night stay with Hilton Singapore, DoubleTree by Hilton Jakarta Diponegoro or Hilton Hua Hin Resort & Spa respectively. The offer is available from now until June 16 next year for stays prior to June 30, 2017. Booking must be made at least 14 days prior to arrival. Call (+65) 67 372 233. Visit www.Hilton.com.
 
Make this Mother’s Day truly memorable at The St Regis Bangkok. On August 12 from noon to 3, treat mother to a brunch featuring the hotel’s Signature Raw Bar, premium-quality grilled imported meats and seafood and decadent dessert creations, complemented by a continuous flow of juices and smoothies. Rates are Bt3,000 per person including wines, sparkling wines, Siam Mary, Martinis, beers, bespoke smoothies, juices and Bt4,700 per person with all beverage options and unlimited Moet & Chandon champagne. If your mum prefers tea to brunch then invite her to enjoy Mother’s Day Afternoon Tea at the Drawing Room from 2 to 5pm. A set for two people, priced at Bt1,200, includes sweet delights and coffee or tea. All mothers having afternoon tea will receive a signature souvenir along with a St Regis Teddy Bear and fresh jasmine. Call (02) 207 7777 or email fb.bangkok@stregis.com.
 
Royal Orchid Sheraton Hotel & Towers is celebrating its 33rd anniversary with an exclusive room promotion. Starting from Bt3,333 a night, you’ll enjoy a deluxe room with unobstructed panoramic river views plus daily buffet breakfast for two people. Booking period is from now until August 7 for stays through October 31. Call (02) 665 3165 and quote rate code “DAILY0A” or email res172royalorchid@sheraton.com. Visit www.RoyalOrchidSheraton.com.
 
Plan an enticing break for families and friends at Soneva Kiri on Koh Kood, with a special rate of Bt191,600 for up to six persons. The Private Thai Resident package is valid from now until September 30, with accommodation in a Private Bayview Pool Reserve Villa, and a half-board meal plan that provides breakfast and dinner (including one BBQ at the villa) together with non-alcoholic beverages at the resort’s restaurants. The resort can be accessed by private aircraft from Bangkok, with the round-trip fixed schedule flight available at a supplement of Bt15,000 for an adult and Bt7,500 for a child. Lunch can be added to the package at Bt2,600 per adult and Bt1,300 for a child. Email: reservations@soneva.com or visit www.Soneva.com.
 
Nickelodeon’s SpongeBob SquarePants and his friends are visiting Hong Kong Ocean Park from Bikini Bottom to engage with guests and fans from all over the world in the city’s first-ever SpongeBob Water Party. The annual Ocean Park Summer Splash features lots of exhilarating water-themed attractions, scrumptious SpongeBob-themed dishes, SpongeBob SquarePants X Ocean Park limited-edition souvenirs, “Get Closer to the Animals” activities, face-painting and workshops. Find out more at www.OceanPark.com.hk/en.