The event commenced with a warm welcome by Mahmoud Skaf, Area General Manager of The Ritz- Carlton, Koh Samui who thanked the evening’s guests for their continued support for the past two years since its inception in October 2017. He further provided an update on the latest developments at the resort from accommodation to newly crafted experiences and activities that resort guests from all over the world have come to appreciate as they immerse in the Samui way of life enveloped in luxury and comfort. Guests of the cocktail reception enjoyed a selection of food and beverages as they mingled, relaxed and took in the city skyline.
The 58-acre resort features 175 exquisite suites and pool villas that echo local architectural aesthetics, welcoming the island environment inside. Dining adventures across 11 restaurants and bars mirror Koh Samui’s beguiling chilli-spiked southern cuisine, bustling street eats and natural local bounty. Inspired by the therapeutic properties of natural local ingredients and age-old healing practices of the region, the 3,800 square metre Spa Village Koh Samui respects the environment, culture and traditions to create holistic and rejuvenating spa programmes.
The resort features a one-of-a-kind temperate Swim Reef that teems with over 50 species of fish. It is the largest of its kind in Southeast Asia within a resort, and offers unique snorkelling and fish-feeding sessions. The 20 x 25 metre ocean swimming pool provides a delightful time above and underwater. Two pristine beaches, a beachside swimming pool, a floodlit tennis court, a basketball court, a fitness centre and miniature golf are also available for enjoyment and relaxation. The Ritz Kids programme, with a dedicated playroom, encourages indoor and outdoor activities where cherished family moments are made.
Discover the natural beauty of Koh Samui by embarking on a cruise excursion on a luxury yacht or speedboat for a seafaring trip to remember. Explore the beautiful bays surrounding the island and immerse in the azure waters while cruising or choose to anchor off one of the unspoilt white sand beaches for a day of pure pleasure.
Unforgettable bespoke fairy tale weddings are a signature at the resort and are customised with a touch of distinction that The Ritz-Carlton is known for. Lifetime vows can be exchanged at Sala Thai, an elevated pavilion overlooking the breathtaking Gulf of Thailand in addition to the other distinctive and romantic locations around the resort.
The Ritz-Carlton, Koh Samui is set to inspire life’s most meaningful journey - through The Samui Way of Life and continues to craft memorable experiences in the new year 2020. For more information on the resort or to make a reservation, please call +66 77 915 777, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit ritzcarlton.com/kohsamui.