Akaryn Group takes Aleenta to Chiang Mai

Following the success of the Aleenta Resorts & Spas in Phuket and Hua Hin, the luxury boutique hotel group in Asia, AKARYN Hotel Group has announced that it will open its third property under the Aleenta Resort brand of luxury boutique resorts with Aleenta Chiang Mai Resort & Spa slated to open in Q1 of 2023…

Akaryn Group Aleenta Chiang Mai Resort & Spa

Aleenta, which means ‘a rewarding life’, has served as the hotel collection’s manifesto since its launch in 2006 with the inaugural Aleenta Hua Hin Resort & Spa. Committed to offering a five-star experience, Aleenta Resorts are focussed on spacious suite accommodations, premium design, exceptional F&B, first class facilities and holistic retreat programmes for ultimate wellness uniting the mind, body and spirit. Situated between the ancient city of Chiang Mai and the region’s lush countryside, Aleenta Chiang Mai will be geared towards the health-conscious traveller seeking  complete relaxation, holistic rebalancing and an authentic Thai hospitality experience.

guestroom with teak wooden finishes at Aleenta Chiang Mai Resort & Spa

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“After a fruitful few years with the success of the first two Aleenta Resorts, we’re excited to be launching Aleenta Chiang Mai along with the addition of the holistic medical programmes, elevating the resort’s wellness offering to an unrivalled level in the region,” said Anchalika Kijkanakorn, Managing Director, AKARYN Hotel Group. “Continuing to strive for excellence, the Aleenta Resort brand will welcome additional properties over the next few years, expanding beyond the borders of Thailand.”

Sheltering an intimate 44 guestrooms, Aleenta Chiang Mai will boast a combination of 32 spacious guestrooms all with private terraces, and one-and-two-bedroom pool villas. The highlight of the hotel is a four bedroom teak wood villa, made from antique golden teak that was collected by the owner, restored, and carefully reassembled into a new structure, inviting guests for a traditional Thai living experience finished with contemporary comforts and a private swimming pool. Tastefully merging traditional Thai design with modern facilities, each villa will be crafted from recovered, traditional teak wood, manifesting a sustainable design concept whilst celebrating the essence of rejuvenation. With a clean and contemporary aesthetic, the façade of the hotel will marry well with the state-of-the-art facilities and amenities, and when it comes to the hotel’s interiors, guests can expect to be welcomed by a soothing palette of neutral hues, natural materials and sophisticated furnishings for an atmosphere that encourages the ultimate tranquillity.

teak villa with private pool at Aleenta Chiang Mai Resort

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With a mission to provide the very best in innovative holistic medical wellness, having recently been awarded its medical licensing, Aleenta Chiang Mai will offer wellness retreats with tailor-made programs to help clients reach their individual goals. With an in-house doctor, nurse and “master healer”, the resort will assist its guests in achieving optimum wellness and balance in life, through holistic approaches encompassing diet and nutrition, mental wellbeing, physical fitness and medical guidance, all set in an idyllic and tranquil environment.

Elevated gastronomy will be a priority, with the utmost importance given to curating a menu offering nutritious and delicious dishes. Advocating that diet and nutrition is a key component to health and wellbeing, the F&B programme at Aleenta Chiang Mai will boast a creative menu of Thai dishes with a contemporary twist, using the best local ingredients. For those attending health retreats, nutritionists will be on hand to devise tailor-made diet plans to support guests though achieving their health goals.

In addition, the hotel’s facilities will include an outdoor swimming pool with lounge area and bar, an all-day-dining restaurant serving breakfast, lunch and a fine-dining menu in the evening, library bar serving cocktails and drinks in the evening, Ayurah Wellness centre offering a full-service spa and a meeting room/event space for up to 40 people, with a workshop and multipurpose area.

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