Romantically Sweep Away Your Weariness at The Okura Spa, Bangkok
The Okura Spa at The Okura Prestige Bangkok is now offering a ‘Sweet Escape’ for couples who seek a quality time to soothe the body and mind.
The ‘Sweet Escape’ package features 2 heavenly hours of dedicated treatments: a dainty treatment with a 30-minute restorative floral scrub consisting of jasmine, rose, and lavender, followed by a 60-minute hot candle oil massage and a 30-minute Sakura bath; a treatment for him including a 30-minute purifying mixed beans sesame scrub, signature 60-minute ‘ta-ke relief’ massage using heated bamboo rods, and a 30-minute Sakura bath.
The Sweet Escape package is priced at Baht 5,999++ per couple. For reservations or more information, please contact +66 (0) 2 687 9000 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Centara Grand at CentralWorld has unveiled its exclusive Durian delicacies made with the creamy, sweet, buttery flesh of the 'King of Fruits', available at Ventisi restaurant and Zing bakery from now until 31 August 2022. Enjoy the distinct flavour of the Chanee and Monthong durians creatively and freshly created by talented Executive Pastry Chef Thawat and team. A selection of 12 different sweet treats is priced from just THB 45++, including Durian Double Cheesecake, Durian Tiramisu, Kanyao Durian white Chocolate Truffle with Green Durian Skin, Durian Strawberry Chocolate Truffle, Chocolate Durian Opera Cake, Durian & Coconut Mousse, Monthong Ice Cream, as well as new savoury creations such as Purple Sweet Potato Durian Roll THB, Macaroon Sticky Rice with Durian, Chiffon Coconut Cream with Durian, Durian Pandan Shortcake, and more. On top of that, you can also enjoy one-of-a-kind 'Durian Afternoon Tea' featuring a variety of durian delicacies alongside traditional scones with durian jam and a choice of hot beverages for THB 888++ per set for 2 persons, served daily at Ventisi restaurant and Zing bakery. To find out more about the hotel's tantalising culinary scene, visit www.centarahotelsresorts.com/centaragrand/cgcw/restaurants-and-bars
On 24 April 2022, VIU Restaurant at The St. Regis Bangkok invites you to experience mouth-watering Exquisite Sunday Brunch, in collaboration with renowned Indian chef Ganesh Yadav, Executive Sous Chef from Indus Bangkok, featuring time-honoured tastes of Indian. Featured on the one-day-only menu are historical Sikandri Raan, a seven-hour slow cooked pulled leg of mutton served with a flat flaky and fluffy bread called Malabar Parantha; Lucknowi Chicken Dum Biryani; Papadi Chaat, the popular street food snack found on street corners throughout the Indian capital; and Papadam. On top of the special menu, the weekly Exquisite Sunday Brunch features an extensive selection of premium dishes, including all-you-can-eat Alaska king crab, Wagyu beef with truffle sauce, sea urchin (uni) pasta, a smorgasbord of Western and Asian food selections, artisan goat cheese, cold cuts including Parma ham and chorizo, a dessert corner with handcrafted pastries and a Belgium chocolate fountain. The Exquisite Sunday Brunch x Indus will take place at VIU Restaurant, priced at THB 3,200++ per person (non-alcoholic drinks included). Advance reservations are highly recommended, which can be done via +66 (0) 2207 7777, email@example.com or visit www.stregisbangkokdining.com for more details.
Phuket’s Heritage ‘Governor’s Mansion’ Welcomes Overnight Guests During Songkran (First Time in Decades!)
For the first time in decades, Phuket's iconic heritage house, the 119-year-old 'Governor's Mansion', will welcome guests to experience the one-off palatial stay during this Songkran Festival. Situated in the heart on Phuket Old Town, the mansion was built by successful local businessman Pra Pitak Chinpracha, and has presently become the well-preserved architectural and cultural heritage of the province. Its second floor is turned into a stunning space by renowned Thai designer Saran Yen Panya in a way that pay homage to Thailand's rich heritage with a touch of modernity, featuring a number of statement pieces by talented designers. Not only a rare opportunity to revel in the original Sino-Portuguese baroque manor is offered, as guests will be hosted by famous Phuket-born model-actress Patricia Tanchanok Good, together with national ambassador for royal Thai cuisine and Blue Elephant founder, master chef Nooror Somany Steppe. Guests will be immersed in a quintessentially Phuketian experience, including: A personal welcome at check-in by Thai superstar Patricia ‘Good’ Tanchanok, who will share her favourite hidden gems in Phuket and tips for exploring the island Exclusive access to a two-bedroom suite on the Mansion’s expansive second floor, including a private reception lounge and living room A bespoke, multi-course ‘Songkran’ tasting menu prepared and hosted by master Chef Nooror Somany Steppe A scuba diving and snorkeling adventure around the sparkling reefs and islands that dot the Andaman Sea A gibbon rehabilitation social impact experience in Phuket’s last rainforest, Khao Pra Taew Wildlife Sanctuary A group of four lucky guests will get to soak up the vibrant festivities with an island getaway of a lifetime, only on Airbnb. The majestic Governor’s Mansion will be bookable on airbnb.com/governorsmansion for USD 50* (approx. THB 1,700) for a two-night stay from 15-17 April 2022. Bookings open at 8 AM ICT on 5 April 2022. *Plus taxes and fees. This two-night stay is not a contest. Airbnb is closely monitoring Thailand infection rates and government policies and will offer booking guests a USD 1,000 Airbnb credit if it becomes necessary to cancel the stay.