Koh Samui is celebrating 120 years of being an excellent holiday destination with the Koh Samui Festival at Chaweng Lake tomorrow through Monday.
There’ll be merit-making ceremonies across the island, an “Art Lane” cultural fair, beach buffets, concerts by popular musicians and terrific kick-boxing matches, plus the Samui Festival Marathon and Tour of Samui bike race.
Find out more at (077) 420 504 and www.SamuiFestival.com.
In Phuket for the regatta
With the Asia Superyacht Rendezvous Cup returning to Phuket in January, the Sala Phuket Resort and Spa will treat 10 lucky guests to a close-up view of the race and its evening events. The motor-yacht regatta will be brimming with luxury over three days of parades, racing, camaraderie and social events.
Online booking can be made at firstname.lastname@example.org and www.SalaHospitality.com.
Off to Sri Lanka
The Cantaloupe Aqua Galle in Sri Lanka is drawing tourists with a “Big Blue” package starting at US$880 (Bt29,200) for three nights and $1,350 for seven.
Valid for stays between from October 1 and December 23, the package includes accommodation in an Aqua Ocean Play room, daily breakfast, Wi-Fi, airport transfers, a whale-watching trip and a visit to the Kosgoda Turtle Hatchery, plus dinner for two.
Book your trip at reservations @cantaloupe.lk.
‘Suite’ savings at Centara
Sample the “Suite Experience” at Centara Grand at Central Plaza Lat Phrao Bangkok anytime this year and enjoy a 30-per-cent discount on the price of a stay of at least two consecutive nights in a Club Deluxe, Club Deluxe Suite, Premium Deluxe Suite and Executive Suite.
There are also complimentary Club Executive privileges, including access to the Club Executive Lounge, with breakfast and evening cocktails, spa or dining credits worth Bt500 per person, a signature cocktail in the Blue Sky Bar, unlimited Internet access and check-out until 4pm.
Make reservations at (02) 541 1234, extension 4116-9, or email@example.com.
Salil serves up savings
Luxurious Salil Hotel on Soi Thonglor has “Hot and Cool” packages available through October – Bt7,592 for two-night stays and Bt14,713 for four nights. You get a free upgrade to a Deluxe Suite, checkout until 4pm, daily breakfast, two items of clothing laundered each day, and round-trip airport transfers (Hot package) or one-way to or from the airport (Cool).
Book a stay at (02) 072 2882-4 or firstname.lastname@example.org.