Le Meridien Phuket Beach Resort Welcomed First Guests As Part of the ‘phuket Sandbox’ Program
07/03/2021

Le Meridien Phuket Beach resort has officially welcomed its first international guest on July 1, 2021 as part of the ‘Phuket Sandbox’ program.

Online PR News – 03-July-2021 – Phuket, Thailand – Le Meridien Phuket Beach resort has officially welcomed its first international guest on July 1, 2021 as part of the ‘Phuket Sandbox’ program. The guest is a US citizen who departed from South Korea via Singapore Airlines and will stay in the resort for 14 nights. Other guests who arrived via the same program are from Switzerland and other European countries.

After over a year of strict travel restrictions in Thailand, the country has started to reopen its borders to international travelers through Phuket Sandbox program, which allows vaccinated foreign travelers to enter Phuket without a quarantine requirement. However, Phuket Sandbox program has travel requirements and procedures to be followed, which are officially announced by the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) at https://www.tatnews.org/2021/06/initial-information-phuket-sandbox/

Le Méridien Phuket Beach Resort, a SHA Plus approved resort is a tranquil beachfront resort located on Phuket’s southwestern coast. It is nestled between two lush hills with a breathtaking beach and arguably Phuket’s best beach location. The resort is only steps away from the beach’s warm turquoise waters, tropical gardens, and more importantly, it has a quiet setting. The seclusion of the location provides couples with romantic getaways while families can rest easy in a secure and safe environment. Guests are spoilt for choice with free non-motorized facilities including two oversized swimming pools, nine-hole mini-golf, golf driving range, championship-standard tennis courts, and air-conditioned squash courts. Family travelers will be delighted with the resort’s child-friendly facilities. The Kids Club provides fun-filled days of ‘play and learn’ activity programs. The Fitness Centre offers the latest equipment for both casual and intense workouts.

Le Méridien Phuket Beach Resort’s ideal location is the perfect hub for further exploration. Just a short drive is Chalong pier where several island trips cast off. A short distance from the resort is the majestic Big Buddha of Phuket, a 45-metre tall landmark on top of

Nakerd Hill. Phuket Town, a historic area rich in Sino-Portuguese architecture and home to ‘Baba Nyonya’ culture is a half-hour drive. The island’s popular international golf courses can be reached conveniently with the nearest course around 30 minutes from the resort.
The resort is a 45-minute drive from Phuket International Airport.

Le Méridien Phuket Beach Resort offers Phuket Sandbox package for guests intending to visit Phuket. Seven (7) nights stay for a single or double occupancy starts from THB 17, 325+++ with 30% to 50% discount on laundry. Kids aged 12 years and below eat free (1 child per 1 paying adult - max 2 kids). Book direct at http://bit.ly/staylongeratlmphuket (promo code LTS). SHABA confirmation is provided and PCR tests payment can be made directly through the hotel for Certificate of Entry requirements. Contact the hotel at reservations.phuketbeach@lemeridien.com or +66 76 370100 or +66 76 292666.

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