Renovated "Boathouse" Phuket Re-launches in Style on October 1, 2011
"Boathouse" is the new name for the completely redesigned and renovated Mom Tri’s Boathouse, Kata Beach, Phuket, due to reopen on October 1. Beachfront restaurant Boathouse Wine & Grill – a continuous winner of Thailand Tatler "Best Restaurants" and Wine Spectator awards since 1995 – will keep its original name.
New additions to the property include extended family suites, a 2-bedroom beachfront Penthouse suite and a rooftop Sunset Lounge. A beach club and a spa, as well as a large boutique with a gourmet café will open in November.
Marie-Laure Fleury, new General Manager of Boathouse, is a graduate of the Lausanne Hotel School and a 20-year veteran of the hospitality business. Prior to this appointment she was Resort Manager at Trisara.
Marie-Laure comments, “The vast investment in Boathouse is a tremendous opportunity to establish something truly wonderful. Together with my team we will raise the standards of this legendary resort and restaurant up to the next level.”
She adds, “We are excited by the prospects ahead and look forward to welcoming guests with the same courteous and friendly service Boathouse has become famous for over the past two decades.”
The renovation of Boathouse is celebrated with a grand Relaunch Offer for November and December of this year, details of which can be found on the Boathouse’s revamped website www.boathousephuket.com.
Boathouse Phuket, Thailand, has been an architectural and culinary landmark on Kata Beach since 1989. A favourite with discerning visitors, it appears on numerous lists of the world’s best small hotels. The Boathouse Wine & Grill has been distinguished with Wine Spectator Awards since 1995 and has won the sole Best of Award of Excellence in Thailand since 2006. Following extensive renovations Boathouse reopens on October 1 2011.