Bangkok, 1 July, 2016 – Minor Hotels has announced the expansion of its upscale AVANI brand in the Northeastern city of Khon Kaen in Thailand. Formerly operating as Centara Hotel & Convention Centre Khon Kaen, the property has been rebranded as AVANI Khon Kaen Hotel & Convention Centre on 1 July, 2016.
Situated in the thriving heart of Khon Kaen, a major commercial hub of Northeast Thailand, AVANI Khon Kaen Hotel & Convention Centre features 196 guest rooms, designed to blend a modern décor with a distinctive Northeastern Thai style. Whether for business or leisure, visitors to AVANI Khon Kaen will appreciate the five room types available, providing an appealing range of accommodation options to relax, work and sleep in comfort.
The hotel’s restaurants and bars offer an extensive array of culinary options to satisfy both business and leisure guests’ needs. Guests can also take advantage of recreational facilities, including a large outdoor pool, a fitness centre and AVANISPA, reinforcing AVANI’s commitment to creating an atmosphere of calm and ease.
Whilst ideal for leisure travellers, the hotel is uniquely positioned to meet the needs of business guests, boasting the largest meeting and convention centre in the region. The impressive 4,000 square metres of dedicated space, equipped with the latest in audio visual technology, makes AVANI Khon Kaen ideal for everything from meetings and conferences to seminars and weddings.
When it comes to the surrounding area, Khon Kaen offers a well-rounded mix of shopping and opportunities to explore local culture. Guests can visit the nearby Dino Park, the largest water slides in Southeast Asia; further explore dinosaur fossils at Phu Wiang Dinosaur Museum; be mesmerised by the hypnotic dance of the spitting cobras in Baan Kok Sanga Village, or simply check in for some retail therapy at Khon Kaen’s major shopping centre close by. Transport to the hotel is hassle free, with flights to Khon Kaen Airport available from Bangkok and Chiang Mai. Transfer from the airport to the hotel takes just 15 minutes and the whole city is easily accessible from the hotel’s central location.