PHUKET, Thailand (March 20, 2015) — Anantara Vacation Club, Asia’s leading luxury shared ownership concept for discerning travelers, is pleased to announce two upcoming holiday events at its properties in Phuket and Bali. Anantara Vacation Club is committed to offering owners and guests authentic cultural programming and festive happenings for an array of holidays. Coming this April, Anantara Vacation Club Phuket Mai Khao will celebrate Songkran, the Thai New Year, while in July; Anantara Vacation Club Bali Seminyak will observe the Pura Piodalan Resort Temple Ceremony.
On April 13, Anantara Vacation Club Phuket Mai Khao will celebrate Songkran, Thailand’s New Year, with a festive long drum parade and pool boxing show. Guests will enjoy complimentary Thai snacks and shaved ice while watching and/or participating in the parade and boxing show at 3 p.m. in the lobby. The property’s signature restaurant, Chaam, will offer a delectable holiday feast enabling diners to discover the tastes of Siam with a buffet offering cuisine from four regions of Thailand and a succulent seafood barbeque enjoyed alongside fire dancer performers and live music. The dinner will take place from 19:00-22:00 hours and runs THB 999++per adult or THB 499++per child aged 4-12.
At Anantara Vacation Club Bali Seminyak, guests will be invited to observe the Pura Piodalan Resort Temple Ceremony with a traditional Balinese feast and celebration on July 13. Piodalan is a bi-annual Hindu ceremony where participants thank the gods and spirits for protection over the resort, guests, and employees, and ask them for their blessing for the future. Guests will be invited to pay respects and make offerings at the resort temple for the occasion, and afterward will be treated to a delectable Balinese dinner, Rijsttafel, complete with traditional Balinese dancing and entertainment.
For more information about ownership or to participate in these activities, please visit www.anantaravacationclub.com.
About Anantara Vacation Club
Launched in 2010, Anantara Vacation Club is a luxury Shared Holiday Ownership concept offering Club Owners stays in destinations across Asia and beyond with a flexible points system.
Anantara Vacation Club is part of Minor Hotel Group (MHG), a hotel owner, operator and investor, currently with a portfolio of 126 hotels and serviced suites in operation under the Anantara, AVANI, Per AQUUM, Oaks, Tivoli, Elewana, Marriott, Four Seasons, St. Regis and Minor International brands. Today MHG operates in 22 countries across Asia Pacific, the Middle East, Africa, the Indian Ocean, Europe and South America. Minor Hotel Group’s parent company, Minor International (MINT) is a global company focused on restaurants, hospitality and retail trading.
The Club Resort Collection at Anantara Vacation Club includes a Signature Club Resort in Phuket and luxury private villas on Koh Samui, Thailand and Bali, Indonesia; plus suites in Queenstown, New Zealand; Bangkok, Thailand; and Sanya, China. Over the next five years, the Club will add up to 10 additional resorts. In addition to the growing collection of Anantara Vacation Club Resorts, Club Points Owners enjoy an extended host of travel opportunities through the Club Escapes Programme, which provides Club Privileges access to experience luxurious properties at select Anantara Hotels & Resorts throughout Asia and the Middle East, Oaks Hotels & Resorts across Australia and New Zealand, and AVANI Hotels & Resorts in Asia. A newly established affiliation with Interval International® opens up access to over 2,900 resorts worldwide to Club Owners. Preview centres are found in Bali, Koh Samui, Phuket and Sanya.
For more information, please visit www.minorinternational.com and www.anantaravacationclub.com.
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