Keeping Kamala Clean Andara Resort Villas

PHUKET, THAILAND – Andara Resort Villas celebrated Clean Phuket Day on Thursday May 28th 2009 by participating a clean up of Kamala Beach, Phuket.

Online PR News – 02-June-2009 – – Andara mobilized a hundred of its volunteers in corporation with local communities and other hotels in Kamala, in order to clean up a two kilometer stretch of Kamala Beach.

The management and staff of the Andara Resort Villas helped collect garbage including plastic, paper, packaging material and bottles covering the massive beach areas and surrounding areas along Kamala.

The General Manager of Andara Resort Villas, Mr. Klaus R. Rauter along with his resort staff displayed true team spirit, supporting the community outreach effort called “Keeping Phuket Clean, Keeping Kamala Clean", the latest initiative launched by Summer in Phuket Campaign.

"Cleaning the beach is a great way to take care of our beautiful environment; Kamala is one of Phuket’s prettiest beaches. It is our responsibility and also with other parties in the Phuket’s tourism - hoteliers, restaurateurs, and tourists should make every effort to keep the surroundings clean," said Klaus.

“We are pleased to see such fantastic participation from our staff and the local communities in Kamala” Klaus added.

Regular beach clean-ups have also been organized to clean the beach on a daily basis in order to establish a long term solution. A committee has also been formed with hotels, restaurants and local communities in Kamala Beach.

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About Andara

Andara Resort Villas will be opening to guests in December 2009. This up-coming luxury Phuket resort features Thai-inspired design with contemporary amenities creating a seamless marriage between indoor and outdoor living environments, all the while maintaining complete privacy through dramatic landscaping.
Andara is set on a gentle hillside rising from the Andaman Sea on the upscale West coast of Phuket offering stunning ocean views, just minutes from the island’s best restaurants, beaches, boutiques, world-class golf resorts and other attractions.
• 26 Luxury Villas – Now Available
• 37 Resort Suits – Opening December 2009 (separated from the villas)
The development is inspired by “Chandara”, the holiday home of Dr. Allan Zeman, the developer of Andara and “Father of Lan Kwai Fong” the famous Hong-Kong entertainment district.

About Clean Phuket Day
The latest initiative launched by the Summer in Phuket campaign is a community outreach effort called Keeping Phuket Clean, designed to help keep the beaches of Phuket sparkling clean over Summer Season – May through November – and to help create an ongoing working model so beach communities can accomplish this task year round. The program officially launches with over 20 locations throughout the island.
About Kamala Beach
Kamala Beach is on the west coast of Phuket; to the north of Patong, and immediately south of Surin Beach. Kamala provides a haven for those who prefer the quieter life. Kamala was voted one of the top ten beaches in the world by Conde Nast in 2006.