Ananda opens in Hua Hin

BANGKOK, 17 May 2017: A new hotel Ananda Hua Hin Resort & Spa, geared to business and leisure travellers, opened Tuesday at this popular Gulf of Thailand beach destination.

Located on a beach just a 15-minute drive from Hua Hin Town, the 196-room resort promises to be an impressive addition under the management of Compass Hospitality. It marks the management company’s 42nd property across  Thailand, Malaysia and the UK according to Compass Hospitality senior vice president, corporate affairs & operations, Numa Bertrand.

“We firmly believe that Ananda will set new standards in high-end hospitality in every destination we operate.”

From left: Mr Numa Bertrand, Senior Vice President, Corporate Affairs & Operations, Compass Hospitality, Mr PichetWongkhuenkaew, Owner’s Representative, Ananda Hua Hin Resort & Spa, and Mr Nigel Tovey, General Manager, Ananda Hua Hin Resort &Spa.

Veteran hotelier, Nigel Tovey, takes the helm as general manager.

“Ananda Hua Hin is the perfect addition to this fast evolving destination and part of the renaissance in an area that was one of the first holiday locations for wealthy Thai families some 30 years ago,” he explained.

The property claims to have Hua Hin’s largest ballroom offering 1900 square metres of flexible function space and state-of-the-art audio-visual capabilities.

Ananda Resort & Spa’s villa collection offers guests  private indoor and outdoor holiday homes with sizes ranging from 188 sqm to 268 sqm, Rooms open directly onto gardens and private pools. The resort is located just an eight-minute drive from Hua Hin Airport.

Opening rates start at THB3,900 inclusive of taxes and breakfast.