Krabi, Thailand – 18 November 2016, ‘2016’ has been an outstandingly successful year for Layana Resort & Spa with important global recognition from an unprecedented six highly prestigious awards received at luxury hotel award ceremonies across 3 continents;
The World Luxury Hotels Awards - ‘BestLuxury Adult Beach Resort’ (2 years in succession)
Seven Stars Luxury Hospitality and Lifestyle Awards - ‘Best Luxury Resort – Thailand’
The Haute Grandeur Global Hotel Awards - ‘Most Unique Guest Experience’
The Haute Grandeur Global Hotel Awards - ‘Best General Manager’
World Travel Awards Asia & Australasia - ‘Asia’s Leading Spa Resort’ 6 years in succession)
World Travel Awards Asia & Australasia - ‘Thailand’s Leading Spa Resort’ (3 years in succession)
General Manager, Stefan Heintze
is highly delighted and proud of this success, noting that ‘Layana has, for some years, been committed to taking service and facility standards to exceptional levels and we believe that this year’s global awards achievement is a splendid affirmation of our sustained efforts.
None of this would have been possible without the tremendous unstinting support of all our stakeholders; our owner, MBK, for its consistent investment in upgrading and improving our facilities; the staff at Layana, for their loyalty, uncomplaining hard work and, of course, their smiles; and, not least, our guests who vote for us, return to see us year after year, and whose pleasure makes it all so satisfying’
Note to editor:
Layana Resort & Spa is nestled on Lanta Yai Island in Krabi, situated about 2 hours south of Krabi International Airport. The resort enjoys a spectacular beachfront location on three kilometers of white sandy beach. Environmentally-conscious design throughout the property results in a simple and elegant Thai atmosphere; alfresco architecture combining contemporary design to provide an open, cool and natural feel. MBK Hotel and Tourism Co., Ltd, a member of the MBK PLC Group, has a vision to create a dynamic new standard for management and services in the hotel industry with the aim to achieve the highest public recognition in every potential area, both domestically and internationally.
MBK Hotel and Tourism also operates a tourism business with professional and dedicated management focused on the needs of customer, investors, and other stakeholders. Presently, operate tourism and hospitality business management includes Pathumwan Princess Hotel (Bangkok), Dusit Thani Krabi Beach Resort (Krabi), Layana Resort & Spa (Koh Lanta, Krabi), Tinidee Golf Resort @Phuket, Tinidee Hotel @Ranong. In addition, we supervise the management system and service standard for restaurants in Clubhouse of the Riverdale Golf Club in Pathumthani, Loch Palm Golf Course and Red Mountain Golf Course in Phuket.