Anantara Vacation Club Mai Khao Phuket and Seminyak Bali will be offering festive celebrations for guests to spend special quality time with families and friends

Anantara Vacation Club invites guests to celebrate The Year of the Monkey and the world’s most romantic holiday at Club Resorts in Phuket, Thailand and Seminyak, Bali. Anantara Vacation Club Mai Khao Phuket and Anantara Vacation Club Seminyak Bali will be offering delightful activities and memorable experiences for couples and families to mark the Chinese New Year and Valentine’s Day.

“We are delighted to offer Club Members these unique celebrations for two of our favourite holidays,” said Lyndon Ellis, general manager of Anantara Vacation Club Mai Khao Phuket. “This year, Chinese New Year and Valentine’s Day provide the perfect bookends for a week-long vacation at Anantara Vacation Club. Our festive and authentic celebrations will create memorable experiences for our guests.”

“Many families are making special arrangements and gathering together across the region to spend quality time with their loved ones. With a Vacation Club Ownership, owners and their families can enjoy a traditional holiday with the comforts of home while enjoying an exotic new location,” added Lyndon.

Chinese New Year falls on 8 February, 2016 and is the Year of the Monkey. At Anantara Vacation Club Mai Khao Phuket, the award winning resort in northwest Phuket, the day-long celebration includes Chinese traditions like a Lion Dance through the resort, Chinese fair games and traditional Chinese songs. Guests can participate in Chinese crafts, like making traditional Chinese cookies, painting umbrellas and fans, and crafting lanterns. At Chaam, the resort’s signature restaurant, a sumptuous buffet of Chinese dishes will include Dim Sum, Peking Duck, fried rice, noodle dishes and a variety of Chinese-inspired main dishes and desserts. The buffet is offered on 8 February from 6.30 pm – 10.00 pm at THB 888 plus tax and service charge. At the end of the day, guests will discover a thoughtful turndown gift of a beautiful box filled with local sweets.

On Valentine’s Day, kids can make hand-made Valentine’s cards and other heart-inspired crafts. Chaam will feature a romantic prix fixe menu from 12 – 14 Feburary at THB 1,500 plus tax and service charge.

At Anantara Vacation Club Seminyak Bali, the Year of the Monkey will be marked with activities that infuse Balinese elements into traditional Chinese celebrations. Kids’ activities will include special monkey-inspired arts and crafts. A delicious Chinese-inspired menu will feature Peking Duck spring rolls, dim sum, pork belly and sweet and sour seafood. Dinner is offered at K 250 plus taxes and service charge. After dinner, guests will finish the day with a memorable ceremonial lantern release.

For Valentine’s Day, children can make handcrafted Valentine’s cards and flower arrangements. A romantic prix fixe menu at IDR666,000 per couple will be offered on 14 February from 7:00 pm – 10:00pm that includes shrimp cocktail, beef tenderloin and an indulgent tiramisu for dessert.

About Anantara Vacation Club Mai Khao Phuket
Anantara Vacation Club Mai Khao Phuket is Anantara Vacation Club’s signature resort in northwest Phuket, offering authenticity and the ultimate luxurious escape. Ideally located, the property is just 15 minutes from Phuket International Airport, a short drive from the bustling and scenic beaches of the south, and a few minutes’ walking distance from the tranquil, sun kissed sands of Mai Khao – Phuket’s longest beach. The green forest of Sirinath National Park surrounds the resort and provides owners and guests easy access to an impressive natural playground of sea caves, mangroves, coral reefs and dazzling islands.

About Anantara Vacation Club Seminyak Bali
Anantara Vacation Club Seminyak Bali is a luxury boutique villa development offering just 18 one, two and three-bedroom Balinese villas complete with private pools and sun decks, en-suite bathrooms with outdoor rainfall showers, king-size beds and a separate living area with a fully-equipped kitchen. Designed for indoor-outdoor living, each spacious villa ranges in size from 150 – 260 square meters and offers modern open-air pavilions and the latest technology to accommodate modern lifestyles, including bedrooms and living rooms with 32” LCD monitors and DVD player, iPod dock, and complimentary WiFi with high-speed internet service.

About Anantara Vacation Club

Anantara Vacation Club, launched in 2010, is an exclusive collection of luxurious Vacation Ownership resorts and suites, offering each generation the opportunity to explore the world’s most exciting destinations. Owners can purchase Club Points that determine the length of stay, time of year and the size and type of accommodation.

Anantara Vacation Club is part of Minor Hotels, a hotel owner, operator and investor, currently with a portfolio of 126 hotels and serviced suites in operation under the Anantara, AVANI, Elewana, Four Seasons, Marriott, Oaks, PER AQUUM, Tivoli, St. Regis and Minor International brands. Today Minor Hotels operates in 22 countries across Asia Pacific, the Middle East, Africa, the Indian Ocean, Europe and South America. Minor Hotel’s parent company, Minor International (MINT) is a global company focused on restaurants, hospitality and retail trading.

The Club Resort Collection at Anantara Vacation Club includes a Signature Club Resort in Phuket and luxury private villas on Koh Samui, Thailand and Bali, Indonesia; plus suites in Queenstown, New Zealand; Bangkok, Thailand; and Sanya, China. Over the next five years, the Club will add up to 10 additional resorts, including Anantara Vacation Club Chiang Mai in early 2016. In addition to the growing collection of Anantara Vacation Club Resorts, Club Points Owners enjoy an extended host of travel opportunities through the Global Traveller programme, which provides Club Privileges access to over 3,000 resorts worldwide. Preview centres are found in Bali, Koh Samui, Phuket and Sanya.

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