Explorar Hotels & Resorts expands its portfolio in Asia with the opening of two exciting new resorts in Thailand.
(The Magazine Plus Editorial): – Phuket, Thailand June 15, 2022 (Issuewire.com) – Expansion into popular island destination of Koh Samui and cultural experience of Koh Phangan Island part of growth strategy fast continues the hotel group in Asia and paves the way for one of the fastest growing hotel brands in the region based in Thailand.
Explorar Koh Samui offers 125 beachfront rooms, suites and pool villas, set against the bustling backdrop of Mae Nam Beach in Bo Phut, home to one of Samui’s best views of the sea and the famous village. of fishermen. The resort has an incredible infinity pool that overlooks the sea with a swim-up bar, The Market, an all-day restaurant that focuses on being local, authentic and healthy, with fun events, festivals and market evenings for customers. .
Explorar Koh Phangan is located on the golden sands of Haad Rin Nai Beach and offers 75 contemporary rooms, suites and villas, with a mix of sea views and lush gardens with terraces or balconies. Regional cuisine sourced from local farmers, fishermen and markets at the market, vibrant events throughout the year aligned with the popular Full Moon Party, with one of the most ‘sunset’ views instagramables” from Thailand at the guest door. Both properties will focus on a peaceful escape with an adult-only environment (16+).
Unique to the Explorar Hotels & Resorts brand, “The Exchange”, a social workspace for the digital nomad, with fast connectivity, charging facilities and premium Starbucks coffee. The exchange also serves as a dynamic meeting place to exchange information, quickly grab something to eat, a local snack or something more, and talk about adventure stories over a cocktail or a local beer with other guests or one of the Explorars crew members during “social hour”.
“This continued growth and exciting development shows that Explorar Hotels & Resorts’ spirit of ‘experience-driven’ and ‘social travel’ is gaining momentum in this new era of travel. We are excited to be opening both Explorar Koh Samui and Explorar Koh Phangan in the coming months. We are delighted with the positive interest we are receiving for growth in the Southeast Asian region. Explains Niels Huby, co-founder and development manager of Explorar Hotels & Resorts.
Tim Sargeant, co-founder and CMO of Explorar Hotels & Resorts, is looking forward to creating an online buzz among travelers with Explorar’s unique online community forum called “The Exchange”. “Social travelers seek to share their experiences with others. We took the opportunity to develop the Exchange community. This online forum is featured on our website where customers can post and share their stories about the best places to find local shopping, excursions or “off the beaten path” experiences so customers looking can plan their trips before even to arrive. Tim explains.
He further adds that targeting the millennial traveler via a strong social media presence is key to the success of the two new Explorar sites, “we know that 75% of millennials want to travel abroad compared to 50% of other generations, US Millennials take about 5.6 trips per year compared to 4.0 for Gen X, 4.4 for Gen Z and 3.5 for Baby Boomers. is to communicate with this demographic using the channels they trust and soak up the latest travel trends.
“We are very excited to join the Explorar Hotels & Resorts brand and bring two exciting resort properties to life on Koh Samui and Koh Phangan; both islands are incredibly unique, raw and experience-driven destinations, a perfect fit and brand association. Gordon Oldham, Owner Explorar Koh Samui, Explorar Koh Phangan.
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Explorar Hotels & Resorts management team continues to grow the group by strategically establishing hotels in key destinations across Asia, Europe, Central America and the Caribbean, offering four destination-based themes and unique experiences. Beach, eco, cultural and urban unite the brand and offer the social traveler clear choices for their individual experience.