Accolades for April Hotels

Khiri Travel’s roundup of new and intriguing hotel options from around the region….

This month we have some excellent hotel recommendations for top destinations in the region such as Luang Prabang, Siem Reap, Ayutthaya and Bali. Our selection also incorporates some eco-friendly properties and new beach resorts.

things to do at Sala Ayutthaya - hotel - Thailand

Sala Ayutthaya, Thailand

Where can we find this hotel?

This new 4-star boutique hotel is located in the heart of Ayutthaya along the banks of the Chao Phraya River and only a short walk to many local shops and restaurants.

What can we do in the surroundings?

There are a few museums of culture and history nearby and of course many sites of temple ruins in a park like setting.

Why do we think it is special?

The 26 guest rooms and suites are styled in the Thai modern style and designed for energy efficiency. The colorful and inviting hotel lobby has a small gallery and the restaurant is famous for tasty food, especially the Thai dishes.

 

what to do at Viroths hotel - Siem Reap - Cambodia

Viroths Hotel, Siem Reap, Cambodia

What are the surroundings like?

The Viroths Hotel is a peaceful sanctuary in the heart of Siem Reap very close to the Siem Reap River and just a short stroll to the old market. The splendid Angkor temples are only a 15-mintute ride away.

What’s it like?

This brand new 4-star hotel has a lot of character. Built with a large swimming pool as the central focus, the building interiors are elegantly designed with a modern theme and animal wall decorations.

What are alternative options to this hotel?

The Natura Resort is another fine option in the same style and price range for a visit to Siem Reap.

 

things to do at Laos - Satri House hotel

Satri House, Luang Prabang, Laos

Where can we find this hotel?

This 4-star hotel is situated just five minutes from the main street of the world heritage town and a short walk to shops, markets and restaurants.

What’s it like?

Satri House is a boutique hotel modeled in the colonial villa style surrounded by a large garden with beautiful landscaping and sculptures.

What are alternative options to this hotel?

The 3 Nagas Hotel is another charming accommodation on the other side of Old Town Luang Prabang’s main shopping street.

 

things to do at Vietnam -Six Senses Con Dao - hotel

Six Senses Con Dao, Vietnam

What’s it like?

Located on the secluded island of Con Dao, this resort is an ideal spot for romantic weekend escapes and honeymooners. Luxurious pool villas and a private beach make this hotel a wonderful and relaxing experience.

Why do we like it?

They endorse sustainable practices such as using refillable glass water bottles instead of single-use plastic bottles.

What can we do in the surroundings?

The hotel can arrange excursions for snorkeling, diving or just staying at the resort for a restorative spa treatment. Con Dao also has interesting culture and history to explore.

 

Things to do atMaya Sanur Resort and Spa, Bali - Indonesia

Maya Sanur Resort and Spa, Bali

Where can we find this hotel?

This 5-star resort is the newest addition to the Sanur resort scene and gives an influx of fresh air an innovation to this favorite old time Bali beach. The location is also perfect for access to restaurants and shopping while being directly on the beach.

What can we do in the surroundings?

Maya Sanur has a spacious beach, a tree bar, two large swimming pools, and a children’s pool. There is also a full service spa, fitness center, yoga studio, library and even a beachfront wedding pavilion.

Why do we like it?

This resort is very eco-friendly. Green initiatives were promoted throughout the design process to minimize the sun exposure and maximize the capture of sea breezes. Other green initiatives include rainwater harvesting, gray water recycling and energy efficient lighting and air conditioning.

 

things to do at Sailing Yacht SY Sunshine, Kawthaung - Myanmar

Sailing Yacht SY Sunshine, Kawthaung, Myanmar

What are the surroundings like?

The entirely wooden interior has three fully equipped double cabins and a galley. With an attentive staff and a well-seasoned captain, cruising through the Andaman Sea is a truly remarkable adventure.

Why do we think it is special?

The Sunshine ship is a beauty. Built in Myanmar in 2004 by a British owner, the Sunshine previously sailed in the Mediterranean Sea until she was brought back to her homeland in 2014. The superb design is like a 5-star hotel at sea.

What are alternative options to this ship?

The SY Mergui Princess is another sailing ship to cruise the Myeik Archipelago, a cluster of undiscovered islands with empty beaches scattered along the southern coast of Myanmar.