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Avani+ Fares Maldives Resort, the Maldives
Avani+ Fares Maldives Resort is set on the tropical island of Fares at the western edge of Baa Atoll and features 176 accommodation choices such as beach studios, four-bedroom beach pavilions, and three-bedroom over water villas.
Just 35 minutes from Velana International Airport, the new-build resort offers activities for the whole family – seven F&B outlets, a water sports centre, gym, spa, kids’ club, teens’ club, and more.
The resort is in close proximity to Hanifaru Bay, where guests can spot whale sharks and snorkel with manta rays. There are also dive sites and reefs for guests to explore the underwater world.
Meliá Bangkok Sukhumvit, Thailand
INNSiDE by Meliá Bangkok Sukhumvit offers 208 rooms and is situated in the city’s trendy On Nut neighbourhood.
Guests can take in the vibrant cityscape from the towering windows of the hotel’s expansive co-working space on the 32nd floor, dine at the on-site tapas restaurant, or head to the two topmost floors to enjoy the sky-high pool bar and open-air swimming pool.
Caring for the environment, the property has eliminated single-use plastic and provides drinking water in recycled glass bottles.
Grand Mercure Hanoi, Vietnam
Grand Mercure Hanoi has opened in the heart of city, close to the Temple of Literature and within walking distance of the Imperial Citadel of Thang Long and Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum.
The hotel boasts 181 rooms and suites, as well as four restaurants and bars, rooftop pool, fitness centre, spa, and meeting venues.
Centara Ubon, Thailand
The 160-key Centara Ubon is an all-in-one lifestyle destination for both business and leisure travellers to experience the beauty and culture of Thailand’s North-east region.
On-site are an all-day dining restaurant, outdoor pool bar, swimming pool, fitness centre, event spaces.
Located just 6.5km from the Ubon Ratchathani International Airport, guests at the hotel are within steps of food, shopping and local experiences at the adjacent Central Ubon shopping centre and nearby historic landmarks.