Conrad Koh Samui was awarded the prestigious ‘Leading Green Hotel of Asia’ award in recognition of the resort’s commitment to green and sustainable practices while delivering great guest experiences, outstanding services and best-of-class facilities for luxury travellers. Credit: Conrad Hotels & Resorts.

KOH SAMUI, Thailand - Thailand's luxury pool villa resort and spa, Conrad Koh Samui is pleased to announce the winning of 'Leading Green Resort Hotel of Asia' by 2014 Asia Hotel Awards. The announcement was made recently at the Asia Hotel Forum 2014, the famous international hotel investment summit held in Beijing, China.

The 7th Asia Hotel Awards were annually judged by hundreds of elites, hotel owners, hotel group representatives, designers and media partners around the world. Conrad Koh Samui was awarded the prestigious 'Leading Green Hotel of Asia' award in recognition of the resort's commitment to green and sustainable practices while delivering great guest experiences, outstanding services and best-of-class facilities for luxury travellers.

Commenting on receiving the award, Stefano Ruzza, general manager of Conrad Koh Samui said, "We are acutely aware of the impact our business has on the health of this planet, and the great potential we have to make a real difference for future generations of our guests, owners and Team Members. This is why Living Sustainably is a cornerstone of our global corporate responsibility commitment, Travel with Purpose®. We use our proprietary measurement tool LightStay to analyse, report and improve our resort's sustainability performance, and use of natural resources. We also remain committed to a number of local environmental protection programs including coconut and mangrove forest planting, the release of baby blue crabs into the ocean, and weekly beach cleaning. These opportunities enable our team members to engage the local community and our guests, and deepen our collective awareness and participation in Living Sustainably".

Conrad Koh Samui is one of the world's most unique and innovative luxury resorts, blending luxury and technology with artistry and expertise. All luxurious villas are furnished with original artwork and artefacts, providing guests with an innate sense of contemporary Thailand and offering incredible choices of culinary delights and luxurious spa experience to fulfill guest's every desire.

For reservations, please send your enquiry to conrad_koh_samui@conradhotels.com or visit our website at www.conradkohsamui.com. For further information on Conrad Koh Samui and become a fan, visit www.facebook.com/conradkohsamui, http://e.weibo.com/conradkohsamui or follow the hotel on Twitter @ConradKohSamui and Instagram @conradkohsamui.   

About Conrad Koh Samui
Conrad Koh Samui is a luxury pool villa resort located on the south western tip of the popular Thai island, designed to ensure each private pool villa enjoys glorious panoramic views of the Gulf of Thailand and its astonishing sunsets. Consisting of 81 private pool villas with one, two or three bedrooms, 3 innovative restaurants, 2 bars, a private wine cellar and destination dining, the resort provides the individualistic sense of luxury that Conrad has become known for. The award-wining spa combines international treatments and Thai spa techniques with distinctive design accents and world-class facilities to delight all of the senses.

About Travel with Purpose®
Travel with Purpose® is Hilton Worldwide's corporate responsibility commitment to providing shared value to its business and communities in four areas - creating opportunities for individuals to reach their full potential; strengthening communities where Hilton Worldwide operates; celebrating cultures and the power of travel; and living sustainably through the measurement, analysis and improvement of the company's use of natural resources. Visit cr.hiltonworldwide.com to learn more.

Contacts:
Phatthawut Wutthipraphanphong
Conrad Koh Samui
+66 24 42 21 98
phatthawut.wutthipraphanphong@conradhotels.com

About Conrad Hotels & Resorts
Conrad Hotels & Resorts is the destination for the new generation of smart luxury travelers for whom life, business and pleasure seamlessly intersect. Conrad offers its guests an innovative way to Stay Inspired through curated collections of 1-hour, 3-hour or 5-hour experiences, available through www.stayinspired.com. Guests can manage their stay through the Conrad Concierge service in the Hilton Honors mobile app, getting access to pre check-in and room selection to ordering in room dining and mobile check-out, all from their own mobile device. Consisting of 33 properties across five continents, Conrad is part of Hilton, a leading global hospitality company. Connect with Conrad by booking at www.conradhotels.com or through the Hilton Honors mobile app. Learn more about the brand by visiting news.conradhotels.com and follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter (@conradhotels).

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