May 30, 2016   /   by Ari Struhl   /   , , , , ,

An Amazing Discovery: Pha Hin Dam, Phuket

An Amazing Discovery: Pha Hin Dam, Phuket

You could explore Phuket everyday for an entire year and never get bored. There is so much to see and discover, from its beautiful beaches to the natural wonders surrounding you. One such scenic nature trail is Pha Hin Dam, Phuket (or in English, Black Rock). The road to Pha Hin Dam begins at its entrance: in between the […]

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May 19, 2016   /   by Chatlada   /   , , , ,

7 Amazing Places in 1 Amazing Day at Koh Samui

7 Amazing Places in 1 Amazing Day at Koh Samui

When you think of Koh Samui, you’re probably imagining beautiful, crystal-clear waters surrounding the island, with lots of the white, sandy beaches, natural greenery and snorkeling around the island. Koh Samui is the island of coconut trees, sailors, sea traders and the fisherman’s village, as well as a stunning view of the beach, whether you’re at a […]

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May 17, 2016   /   by Laura Rand   /   , , , ,

A Shopaholic’s Guide to Bangkok by BTS Skytrain: Siam

A Shopaholic’s Guide to Bangkok by BTS Skytrain: Siam

The typical shopping choices for travellers in Bangkok are Platinum Fashion Mall and MBK for the variety they offer at wallet-friendly prices. You can literally load a suitcase with new fashion goods here at the same price as a couple of dresses from a retail brand in a luxury shopping mall. However, there is more […]

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May 11, 2016   /   by Ari Struhl   /   , , , , , , ,

Feeling Free at Freedom Beach, Phuket!

Feeling Free at Freedom Beach, Phuket!

Thailand, undoubtedly, has some of the best and most beautiful beaches! In fact, Kata Noi Beach in Phuket holds a special place on TripAdvisor’s list, Travelers’ Choice 2016: Top 25 Beaches in the World. It’s a big part of what makes Phuket such an amazing destination to visit. But, did you know about this fascinating secret […]

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April 28, 2016   /   by Ari Struhl   /   , ,

A Traveller’s Guide to Instagram Tips & Secrets

A Traveller’s Guide to Instagram Tips & Secrets

Photography helps people see more clearly. When you go on a holiday escape, you get to experience something special – a once-in-a-lifetime adventure. It makes total sense that you would want to save these unique memories. You want to look back and smile at the fun you had, and you want to share your happiness with the […]

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Pratunam: A True Shopper’s Paradise!

It’s not secret why Pratunam is one of the hottest destinations for travellers in Bangkok. Not only are there great accommodation choices such as Amari Watergate Bangkok and an abundance of street food where you can get a taste of authentic Thai cuisine, the shopping choices are endless. The most popular choice in Pratunam – […]

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March 29, 2016   /   by Ankita Sodhia   /   , , , , ,

Amari Koh Samui Re-opens 1 April: 4 Reasons to Visit

Amari Koh Samui Re-opens 1 April: 4 Reasons to Visit

Koh Samui is calling. They say life is always better at the beach – And we couldn’t agree more! Our special spot on the scenic island of Koh Samui – Amari Koh Samui – re-opens on 1 April. For the past 25 years, Amari Koh Samui has been a favourite island escape for many past and […]

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March 17, 2016   /   by Ankita Sodhia   /   , ,

Participating in Earth Hour 2016

Participating in Earth Hour 2016

Do your part. Earth Hour 2016 is on Saturday 19 March, 8.30pm – 9.30pm. So you’re probably wondering what you can do to contribute to Earth Hour? Check out our simple tips below.  1. Unplug Electronic Appliances At 8:25pm on Saturday 19 March, prepare for Earth Hour by unplugging all your appliances including TV, DVD player, fridge, […]

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March 15, 2016   /   by Ankita Sodhia   /   , , , ,

6 Posts You Might Have Missed

6 Posts You Might Have Missed

Take a Break and Catch Up From the opening of our new luxury island resort Amari Havodda Maldives to new spa treatments at Breeze Spa to exciting updates from our CSR activities, a lot has been going on at Amari in the last few months, so why not take a quick break and catch up […]

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March 8, 2016   /   by Ari Struhl   /   , , , , , ,

Amari Booking Secrets: Best Price, Best Experience

Amari Booking Secrets: Best Price, Best Experience

Planning out the greatest vacation can be hard. That’s why travellers love knowing the best travel hacks and tips to make their journey go smoothly – at a fair price. But, there’s only one travel secret you really need to know. It’s the most well-known secret: book direct with your favourite hotels (also known as […]

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Pimali Hospitality Training Centre Opens

“An investment in knowledge pays the best interest” – Benjamin Franklin Perfectly summing up ONYX Hospitality Group’s belief and dedication to supporting education of the underprivileged, the quote above highlights the foundation on which the social initiative Baht for a Better Life (BBL) is founded. Since its inception in 1995, Amari has been an active […]

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February 22, 2016   /   by Ankita Sodhia   /   , ,

Earth Hour 2016 is Around The Corner

Earth Hour 2016 is Around The Corner

What exactly is Earth Hour? Earth Hour is a global environmental movement that began in 2007. It is organised by the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) and volunteer organisations from around the world. For one hour every year the world unites to show its dedication to protecting the environment by turning off non-essential lights […]

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February 15, 2016   /   by Ari Struhl   /   , , , ,

Introducing ONYX Rewards: Earning Points

Introducing ONYX Rewards: Earning Points

If you haven’t read the first installment of Introducing ONYX Rewards, catch up here. Making the most out of your ONYX Rewards membership is a breeze. Like any great loyalty programme, ONYX Rewards strives to provide the best service, offers, and experience, from the moment you make your booking to the moment you arrive home, […]

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February 11, 2016   /   by Ari Struhl   /  

9 Reasons You Have to Visit Amari Havodda Maldives

9 Reasons You Have to Visit Amari Havodda Maldives

From sunrise to sunset and everything in between, Amari Havodda Maldives is unparalleled to any natural island paradise you have seen before. It’s perfect for getting away from the hustle and bustle of life in the city – a chance to experience something unique and recharge your batteries, physically and mentally. Don’t believe us? Here are […]

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February 3, 2016   /   by Ankita Sodhia   /   , , , ,

Breeze Spa Treatments With A Thai Twist

Breeze Spa Treatments With A Thai Twist

Be the first to try it.  Fact: no holiday in Thailand is complete without a massage or spa treatment. It’s the only way to unwind after spending a whole day in the sun or in the water, fighting through crowds of shoppers at Bangkok’s malls or overindulging on delicious Thai food and snacks. So let’s […]

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January 19, 2016   /   by Ankita Sodhia   /   , , , , ,

Ministers from Maldives and Sri Lanka Officiate the Opening of Amari Havodda Maldives

Ministers from Maldives and Sri Lanka Officiate the Opening of Amari Havodda Maldives

Officially Open Following 14 months of construction and development, Amari Havodda Maldives marked its official opening in the presence of senior government officials from Maldives and Sri Lanka. Here’s a glimpse of the momentous occasion in pictures: Ministers and dignitaries officiate the opening of Amari Havodda Maldives. Front row from left: Hussain Lirar, Deputy Tourism Minister […]

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