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Outrigger in Phuket wins ‘Best Luxury Family Hotel’ award


The multi-award winning Outrigger Laguna Phuket Beach Resort: download images here.

PHUKET, THAILAND – The Outrigger Laguna Phuket Beach Resort has won “Best Luxury Family Hotel – Southeast Asia” in the World Luxury Hotel Awards 2016.

The acclaimed 255-key beachfront resort in Laguna Phuket, Thailand, has won a string of awards since opening in April 2013. The property, with its large freeform pool, spiraling water slide, and Thai design lobby giving a unique sense of arrival, is Asia’s first integrated resort 25 minutes from Phuket airport.

Sammy Musa, Outrigger Resorts Middle East representative, accepted the award on stage at the World Luxury Hotel Awards Gala Ceremony, Oct. 29, in the St. Regis Doha Hotel in Qatar.

The awards are presented to luxury hotels in over 50 different categories on a country, regional and global basis. Public vote selects all winners.

“The award shows real recognition for the hard work and dedication of the Outrigger hotel staff, “ said Tony Pedroni, general manager of the Outrigger Laguna Phuket Beach Resort. “Our commitment to the Outrigger way ensures that we treat all guests like family.”

Special Offer

To celebrate the best family luxury resort award, the Outrigger Laguna Phuket Beach Resort is offering free meals at Locavore, Metzo’s and Edgewater restaurants for children 12 years or younger when dining with parents when the holiday booking at Outrigger Phuket is made via

All rooms at the resort come with a day bed and two children can stay comfortably in each room with parents.

To take advantage of the offer, which is available for trips up to Oct. 31, 2017, click here.

List of Awards

In September, Metzo’s at the Outrigger Laguna Phuket Beach Resort in Thailand, won the “Best Restaurant Within a Hotel” global award at the International Hotel and Property Awards 2016.

In October 2015, the resort won “Best Resort (Service Excellence)” Award at the Travel Weekly Asia Reader’s Choice Awards. It was also voted the fourth best resort for families in Thailand in the 2015 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Awards.

In September 2016, the resort won the “Best Island Resort for MICE” in the 2016 China Travel & Meetings Industry Awards – Business Travel & MICE.


Editors may download images of the Outrigger Laguna Phuket Beach Resort here.