Latest Scandinavian Thailand Hotel News

Agneta’s World: Escape the noise and traffic of Bangkok

 I’d like to take you with me to four hidden, beautiful boutique hotels in the heart of Bangkok. Are you in the mood to disappear for a night with your husband, lover, best girlfriend or anyone? You are spoiled for choice between these “wild strawberry places”! Believe me; I have explored them all… Hotel Cabochon…

Hotelier Jonas Sjöstedt appointed Centara’s Area Manager in Jomtien, Pattaya

Among the Scandinavian choices in Pattaya/Jomtien beach, visitors, and in particular Swedes, are guaranteed to have a fellow countryman in a hotel management position at a preferred Thai hotel brand for at least some more years to come. On New Year’s Eve, 31 December, Jonas Sjöstedt takes up his latest position within Centara Hotels &…

137 Pillars Hotels & Resorts increases environmental sustainability efforts

In respect for environmental sustainability luxury boutique hotel group 137 Pillars Hotels & Resorts has taken a significant step by eliminating single-use plastic in its hotel rooms and restaurant outlets. The group’s COO, Christopher Stafford as well as their General Manager for 137 Pillars Suites & Residences Bangkok, Björn Richardsson, are Swedes. After holding a…

Victor Sukseree – a well-known Hua Hin personality and Sweden’s Honorary Consul

Following 28 years at the helm of Thailand’s famous seaside resort Dusit Thani Hua Hin, Sweden’s Honorary Consul has finally retired as the General Manager of the hotel. This however does not mean that Mr Victor Sukseree will no longer be a principle player in this royally accredited resort town – on the contrary, he…

Swedish hoteliers, 137 Pillars team host organic food, wellness festival

Fans of all things healthy, organic, and any wellness modalities that support longevity should here take notice! 137 Pillars Hotels & Resorts is for the first time bringing its ‘Asian Organic Gourmet Festival’ (previously hosted in Chiang Mai) to Bangkok. There, the Swedes at luxury hotel 137 Pillars Suites & Residences in Bangkok, General Manager…

Month of Love at Akaryn Hotel Group

CELEBRATE MONTH OF LOVE AT AKARYN HOTEL GROUP ‘You can give without loving, but you cannot love without giving’. Turn up the love, indulge and treat your loved one in celebration of Valentine’s Day and Chinese New Year at any of our hotels. akyra Manor Chiang Mai Signature Valentine’s set dinner  at THB 1,450++ per person. Special signature cocktail starting from THB 290++ per glass. — Italics Restaurant — Aleenta…

akyra Sukhumvit Bangkok opening 1 May in dynamic Sukhumvit Soi 20

BE THE FIRST to experience akyra Sukhumvit Bangkok, the new stylish boutique hotel in the dynamic Sukhumvit Soi 20, just 10-minute walk to BTS skytrain stations, Terminal 21 and EmQuartier shopping centres. Book now and enjoy Special Opening Rate from THB 2018++ per night (room only). Booking period: now till 31 January 2018 Staying period: from 01 May till 31 October 2018…

Akaryn Hotel Group appoints cluster resorts manager

AKARYN Hotel Group has appointed Thomas Koessler as new Cluster Resorts Manager. The seasoned international hotelier brings more than two decades ofexperience to two luxury resorts: Aleenta Phuket Resort & Spa and akyra Beach Club Phuket AKARYN Hotel Group, the Southeast Asian luxury boutique resort specialist, has announced the appointment of Thomas Koessler as its…

Akaryn Hotel and Resorts early bird offer

A SPECIAL DEAL TO WELCOME SUMMER 2018 Indulge yourself at AKARYN Hotels & Resorts in Thailand’s most iconic destinations, Phuket, Hua Hin, and Chiang Mai. Enjoy our early bird offer with 45% OFF Best Available Rate, and get an additional complimentary afternoon tea or beach massage for staying 2 nights or more. 14 days only! Book now until 31 January 2018. Stay…