The World’s Best Destination Spa 2016

  • Published by Ozgur Tore

Chiva SomThailand’s pioneering wellness destination Chiva-Som International Health Resort has been voted ‘The World’s Best Destination Spa’ for the third time in the Condé Nast Traveller magazine (UK edition) Readers’ Travel Awards 2016.

With a staggering guest satisfaction rating of 91.15%, this latest triumph places Chiva-Som as the 17th best travel experience in the world’s top 100, adding to the resort’s extensive trophy cabinet: Chiva-Som is the only destination spa to have been consistently ranked as one of the top three Best Destination Spas at the Condé Nast Traveller Readers’ Awards, since the awards launched 19 years ago.

Speaking at the awards, Chairman & CEO of Chiva-Som Krip Rojanastien glowed: “It is an honour to once again be recognised by Condé Nast Traveller readers. It is particularly gratifying that this is recognition by our loyal customers and readers of the magazine. At Chiva-Som, we pride ourselves on constantly adapting our wellness and recovery programmes in response to the modern day requirements of our guests, and we are all delighted that our pioneering work is appreciated by such a prestigious audience.

“In our 21st year of operation, it is due to the hard work and dedication of all our loyal and valued staff that Chiva-Som has remained one of the World’s favourite destination wellness resorts, so I would like to take this opportunity to thank them".

For over 21 years, Chiva-Som has been widely regarded as one of the best wellness destination in the world. Chiva-Som has become the benchmark for excellence and innovation in its arena, fusing Eastern philosophies with Western diagnostic skill, combined with Thailand’s unique hospitality. Meaning “Haven of Life”, this beachfront resort it is a secluded world of beauty and serenity. Chiva-Som represents tranquillity at its best with luxurious accommodation nestled within lush tropical gardens in the Royal coastal town of Hua Hin, less than three hours by car south of Bangkok.

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