Experience an Enchanted Winter Retreat with Four Seasons Resorts Thailand

November 21, 2023,
Chiang Mai, Thailand

Discover tropical luxury at its finest with Four Seasons Resorts Thailand, where the thrilling blend of adventure, culture, and tranquillity awaits. Nestled in idyllic locations such as Koh Samui, Chiang Mai, and the Golden Triangle, these resorts are renowned for their warm, family-friendly atmosphere. The Resorts offer a range of adventurous activities, exquisite dining options, personalized services, and the engaging delights of the Kids Club. Catering to both families and couples, Four Seasons resorts provide a perfect escape, infused with their distinct elegance and renowned hospitality.

Enchanting Thai Winters

From December to February, Thailand transforms into a cooler paradise – from the majestic mountain ranges of Chiang Rai to the cultural tapestry of Chiang Mai. "Envision a winter escape where your family awakens to fields of sunflowers in full bloom; it’s a surreal scene straight from a fairytale," enthuses Sean Mosher, General Manager, Four Seasons Resort Chiang Mai and Tented Camp Golden Triangle. Down south in Koh Samui, nestled in a verdant hillside with views stretching across the Gulf of Thailand, the island beckons with its quintessential beach life framed by powdery sands and rhythmical palms. For photography aficionados, it’s a dream escape come to life, promising unparalleled natural beauty and serene winter mountains. Jasjit Assi, General Manager, Four Seasons Resort Koh Samui, chimes in - "It is the sheer variety of experiences on offer that makes this a winter holiday hotspot. From a seaside sojourn in Samui to the wellness wonderland in Chiang Mai, and beyond with the wilderness setting of the Golden Triangle, the Four Seasons portfolio in Thailand has it all covered.”

A Balmy Winter Home

Discover southern Thailand's Private Retreats collection, a tropical sanctuary featuring two to five-bedroom homes, ideal for multi-generational family vacations, each equipped with intuitive services and a personal residential assistant to cater to every need, from spa treatments to private dining experiences. “With daily breakfast for all, pre-dinner canapes once during the stay, and a champagne reception on arrival, The Private Retreats – Reunite and Reconnect package means that you get all the luxury of a Four Seasons holiday with some winter incentives,” shares Resort Manager Hannes Schneider. In the north, Four Seasons Resort Chiang Mai, adorned with Bill Bensley's designs, pays homage to Lanna heritage, offering luxury Private Residences set amid rice paddies and tropical gardens, with privileges such as extended spa treatments. “This winter season we are offering special privileges including 30-minute extensions for all spa treatments, welcome cocktails, and much more for families staying at the residences with our Private Retreats – Reunite and Reconnect package,” shares Resort Manager Anthony Tschudin. Venture further to Four Seasons Tented Camp Golden Triangle in the bamboo jungles, a unique retreat with 15 tents and a two-bedroom lodge, perfect for families and adventurers over ten years old. “Specially tailored dining and spa experiences, and a host of camp and destination exploration activities makes the two-to-three night adventure packages a complete family experience,” says Paweena Waraha, Camp Manager.

Culinary Delights

Four Seasons Resorts Thailand offers culinary excellence at each of its destinations, presenting unique dining adventures. At Koh Samui guests can indulge in authentic southern Thai cuisine at Koh Thai Kitchen, highlighted by the signature massaman nua, or explore sophisticated flavours at CoCoRum with expertly crafted rum-based cocktails. The chefs creatively blend French, Italian, Russian, and Middle Eastern cuisines to cater to diverse palates. NORTH by Four Seasons offers exceptional grilling and barbecue experiences, inspired by Lanna teak-house architecture, along with interactive cooking sessions at Rim Tai Kitchen. Guests can unwind with panoramic views and enchanting sunsets at Burma Bar and extend culinary adventure to Camp Peak for personalized breakfasts amid breath-taking scenery, ensuring a dining experience that is as memorable as it is delicious.

Lunar New Year and Holiday Festivities

This holiday season at Four Seasons Resorts Thailand is set to dazzle with a series of themed events, gourmet barbecues, and luxurious brunches, perfect for family celebrations. Executive Chef Jaeyoung Lee at Chiang Mai spearheads a diverse festive culinary lineup, from the Lanna Market Dinner to a sumptuous New Year’s Day Brunch. Guests in Koh Samui can indulge in southern Thai flavours at Koh Thai Kitchen or enjoy prime cuts and seafood at Pla Pla, with festive specialities across all restaurants. The highlight is the New Year’s Eve Dinner at Camp Peninsular, featuring live cooking, charcoal grills, and a selection of beverages under a starlit sky. Additionally, embrace the Year of the Wood Dragon at Four Seasons Resort Chiang Mai, symbolizing calmness and vitality. Celebrate the Lunar New Year with cultural experiences, wellness rituals, special amenities, and family-friendly activities, including adventures in the Golden Triangle, making for a memorable and enchanting celebration.

Activities for Everyone

Four Seasons resorts offer a journey through Thailand's diverse allure, catering to families and couples in search of unique experiences. Four Seasons Resort Koh Samui invites guests to explore the vibrant marine ecology of the Gulf of Thailand, a haven rich for its biodiversity and coral reefs, making it ideal for both family adventures and romantic getaways. In the cultural heart of Chiang Mai, guests can delve into the city's rich coffee culture, artistic scenes, and historical treasures, offering a rich mosaic of experiences for all ages. For those in search of tranquillity, Four Seasons in Chiang Rai presents the serene Countryside Bike Tour through picturesque landscapes, an ideal activity perfect for couples and families looking to immerse themselves in Thailand’s natural beauty.

Discovering Local Treasures

Four Seasons Resorts Thailand invites guests to explore Thailand's local charms and hidden treasures. In Chiang Mai, visitors can immerse themselves in the vibrant arts and crafts scene at Chaan Baan, and wander through bustling night markets such as the Night Bazaar and Sunday Night Market Walking Street for unique finds and street food. The Golden Triangle offers an opportunity to embrace traditional fishing techniques along the Mekong River with the Fishing with Locals excursion, or explore the scenic Ruak River. In Koh Samui, magical evenings await visit to Na Muang Waterfall, Hin Lad Waterfall, and cultural landmarks, or guests can enjoy stunning sunsets aboard private yacht around Ang Thong National Marine Park. Each Four Seasons destination offers a blend of personalized experiences, cultural immersion, and breath-taking natural beauty, perfect for families and couples.

Rejuvenate Wellbeing

Four Seasons Resorts Thailand invites guests to embark on a journey of rejuvenation, where wellness traditions inspire transformative experiences. At Chiang Mai’s Wara Cheewa Spa offers the Soulful Awakening program, blending Eastern medicinal practices with therapies aimed at physical rejuvenation, mental balance, and spiritual renewal, guided by expert practitioners. In Koh Samui the Secret Garden Spa offers a sanctuary rooted in Thai philosophy, focusing on the harmony of the Earth's elements and using local herbs for enhanced well-being. The open-air spa at the Tented Camp, set against the backdrop of a lush jungle, combines traditional Thai therapies with natural botanicals, creating a serene retreat ideal for couples. Guests can experience a harmonious blend of ancient wellness traditions and modern luxury, fostering a deep connection to tranquillity and health.

“With its unparalleled wealth of natural beauty, cultural offerings, and creative vision, Thailand by Four Seasons is an easy and rewarding choice for travellers seeking transformational experiences. So simply book your stay with us this winter season and leave the magic to us,” echo Assi and Mosher.

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Bangkok, 10330
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Bangkok, 10330
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Chiang Mai, 50180

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