NEWS
Chiva-Som re-opens after six-month renovation
POSTED 07 Nov 2018 . BY Jane Kitchen
Thai wellness destination Chiva-Som reopened on 1 November after a six-month closure to complete the third of four stages of the resort’s first major renovation since its opening 23 years ago.

The latest aesthetic and hardware developments include a complete overhaul of the Thai Pavilions, Emerald Room, Orchid Lounge, Library, Fitness Centre and Niranlada Medi-Spa.

The refurbishment is being overseen by Krip Rojanastien, chair and CEO of Chiva-Som International Health Resort, who together with architecture firm Designrealization Siam Co. Ltd, has developed a modern and fresh take on the wellness destination.

In line with the resort master plan, the hallmarks of which are contemporary and comfortable interiors, the new look is realised with materials such as local sustainable teak, silk and bamboo.

The Fitness Centre has increased in size to incorporate a larger gym area and a separate stretching space with an array of new cardio equipment, functional and non-functional training equipment as well as a private training room and two fully renovated dance and Pilates studios.

The Kinesis Room has been renamed the Re-functional Studio, home to a private Neurac Room, Functional Assessment room and boasting brand new equipment including a BIODEX 4 PRO Isokinetic Dynamometer to help with rehabilitation, leg mobility and balance, as well as preparing the body for more strenuous exercise.

Further additions are the versatile and space-efficient Queenax functional training equipment; a unique suspended body weight training system and an Electrical Muscle Stimulation system (Vision Body) to help reduce exercise-induced joint damage and aid recovery.

Chiva-Som’s ‘Total Golf Enhancement’ retreat also launched 1 November, aimed at developing guests’ overall game. This new retreat is suitable for players of all levels and provides expertise in specialist areas, such as Golf Fitness Training and Golf Biomechanics. In addition to golf-specific inclusions, guests will also enjoy related treatments in essential areas, such as post-game muscle recovery, relaxation and skincare.

The Niranlada Medi-Spa has evolved from its original clinical design to become warm and tranquil. The consultation room will provide greater privacy during body assessments and a new makeup room has been added.

The Thai Pavilions have been made brighter, lighter and more spacious, creating a serene, calming space which reflects the tranquility of the resort. A new room category, the Thai Pavilion Suite, features an outdoor pantry and its own outdoor private glass-walled sala, a private space for around six guests set amid the tranquil gardens for private meals, meditation or relaxing.

The Orchid Lounge has undergone a complete makeover to become an inviting and sociable spot in which guests can enjoy afternoon-tea, interact, welcoming also a piano, pond-side seating and an open juice bar. The Library has also become airier and the new home of the retail shop, whilst the Guest Relations Desk has moved to a more private part of the resort.

RELATED STORIES
Chiva-Som enhances its six modalities ahead of November reopening


Thai Destination spa Chiva-Som will add to its results-driven treatments, enhancing its six modalities to complement the extensive remodelling of the resort in Hua Hin, which is due to re-open in November.
Chiva-Som employees help local initiatives while developing skills


Chiva-Som International Health Resort in Hua Hin, Thailand, is closed for six months while it has been undergoing the third of four phases of an extensive remodeling, but its employees remain dedicated to a long-standing policy of championing environmental awareness and assisting in the preservation and support of the local community.
Chiva-Som closes for six-month renovation


Chiva- Som International Health Resort has closed its doors for a six-month period to embark on its next phase of renovations.
 


ADVERTISE . CONTACT US

Leisure Media, Portmill House, Portmill Lane,
Hitchin, Hertfordshire SG5 1DJ Tel: +44 (0)1462 431385

©Cybertrek 2019

ABOUT LEISURE MEDIA
LEISURE MEDIA MAGAZINES
LEISURE MEDIA HANDBOOKS
LEISURE MEDIA WEBSITES
LEISURE MEDIA PRODUCT SEARCH
PRINT SUBSCRIPTIONS
FREE DIGITAL SUBSCRIPTIONS
 
Spa Business - Chiva-Som re-opens after six-month renovation...
20 Mar 2019 Spa Business: uniting the world of wellness
 
 
HOME
JOBS
NEWS
FEATURES
PRODUCTS
FREE DIGITAL SUBSCRIPTION
PRINT SUBSCRIPTION
ADVERTISE
CONTACT US
Sign up for FREE ezine
Latest news

07 Nov 2018

Chiva-Som re-opens after six-month renovation
BY Jane Kitchen

Architecture firm Designrealization Siam Co. Ltd, has developed a modern and fresh take on the wellness destination

Architecture firm Designrealization Siam Co. Ltd, has developed a modern and fresh take on the wellness destination

Thai wellness destination Chiva-Som reopened on 1 November after a six-month closure to complete the third of four stages of the resort’s first major renovation since its opening 23 years ago.

The latest aesthetic and hardware developments include a complete overhaul of the Thai Pavilions, Emerald Room, Orchid Lounge, Library, Fitness Centre and Niranlada Medi-Spa.

The refurbishment is being overseen by Krip Rojanastien, chair and CEO of Chiva-Som International Health Resort, who together with architecture firm Designrealization Siam Co. Ltd, has developed a modern and fresh take on the wellness destination.

In line with the resort master plan, the hallmarks of which are contemporary and comfortable interiors, the new look is realised with materials such as local sustainable teak, silk and bamboo.

The Fitness Centre has increased in size to incorporate a larger gym area and a separate stretching space with an array of new cardio equipment, functional and non-functional training equipment as well as a private training room and two fully renovated dance and Pilates studios.

The Kinesis Room has been renamed the Re-functional Studio, home to a private Neurac Room, Functional Assessment room and boasting brand new equipment including a BIODEX 4 PRO Isokinetic Dynamometer to help with rehabilitation, leg mobility and balance, as well as preparing the body for more strenuous exercise.

Further additions are the versatile and space-efficient Queenax functional training equipment; a unique suspended body weight training system and an Electrical Muscle Stimulation system (Vision Body) to help reduce exercise-induced joint damage and aid recovery.

Chiva-Som’s ‘Total Golf Enhancement’ retreat also launched 1 November, aimed at developing guests’ overall game. This new retreat is suitable for players of all levels and provides expertise in specialist areas, such as Golf Fitness Training and Golf Biomechanics. In addition to golf-specific inclusions, guests will also enjoy related treatments in essential areas, such as post-game muscle recovery, relaxation and skincare.

The Niranlada Medi-Spa has evolved from its original clinical design to become warm and tranquil. The consultation room will provide greater privacy during body assessments and a new makeup room has been added.

The Thai Pavilions have been made brighter, lighter and more spacious, creating a serene, calming space which reflects the tranquility of the resort. A new room category, the Thai Pavilion Suite, features an outdoor pantry and its own outdoor private glass-walled sala, a private space for around six guests set amid the tranquil gardens for private meals, meditation or relaxing.

The Orchid Lounge has undergone a complete makeover to become an inviting and sociable spot in which guests can enjoy afternoon-tea, interact, welcoming also a piano, pond-side seating and an open juice bar. The Library has also become airier and the new home of the retail shop, whilst the Guest Relations Desk has moved to a more private part of the resort.




Connect with
Spa Business
Magazine:
View issue contents
Sign up:
Instant Alerts/zines

Print edition
 

News headlines
Jumeirah resort opens holistic spa with Bodyism Centre
Jumeirah resort opens holistic spa with Bodyism Centre   20 Mar 2019

A new spa with a Bodyism Wellness Centre has opened at the Jumeirah at Saadiyat Island Resort in Abu Dhabi. Simply called Spa, it includes holistic .... more>>
Irene Forte joins GWS advisory board
Irene Forte joins GWS advisory board   20 Mar 2019

The Global Wellness Summit (GWS) has appointed Irene Forte to its advisory board. Forte, who is the daughter of British hotelier Sir Rocco Forte, .... more>>
Banyan Tree to open first European hotel in Corfu
Banyan Tree to open first European hotel in Corfu   19 Mar 2019

Banyan Tree will open its first property in Europe this summer, an Angsana-branded hotel on the Greek island of Corfu. Angsana Corfu will include .... more>>
Alpine spa opens at Alpamare Waterpark
Alpine spa opens at Alpamare Waterpark   19 Mar 2019

A new alpine-inspired spa has opened at Alpamare Scarborough, a waterpark attraction in Yorkshire, UK. Sitting alongside the waterpark, which opened .... more>>
Parklane Limassol opens with 3,000sq m thalassotherapy spa
Parklane Limassol opens with 3,000sq m thalassotherapy spa   18 Mar 2019

The eagerly awaited Parklane Limassol, part of the Marriott’s Luxury Collection, has opened its doors this month after an estimated €70m (US$83m, .... more>>
Company profile


Gharieni Group Germany

Our products are made in Germany and designed with the utmost attention to quality and detail.

View full profile>>

Catalogue gallery


Featured Supplier

Helping your business prosper in 2019

Helping your business prosper in 2019

The Natural Beauty & Spa Show returns to Excel London on 7 & 8 April. More>>




in this issue

• DLL to reach 100th UK club landmark
• Boutique fitness sector 'still thriving'
• Armathwaite launches 'Lemoga' experience



Spa jobs




Spa Host
Salary: Competitive
Location: Newquay, UK
Company: Bedruthan Hotel
Spa Therapist
Salary: Competitive plus uncapped commission
Location: Newquay, UK
Company: The Scarlet Hotel
International Educator - Beauty
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits – Relocation package available
Location: Parma, Italy
Company: Comfort Zone - Davines S.p.A
Diary dates
Powered by leisurediary.com




20 Mar 2019

FIT Summit

Hotel Jen Tanglin, Singapore, Singapore


21-21 Mar 2019

Spa Connection / iConnection Event

Orange County Resort, Orange County, CA, United States



Spa Business magazine 2019 issue 1
Spa Business
2019 issue 1

View issue contents
View on turning pages
Download PDF
  Interview: Marc Cohen
Dr Marc Cohen is launching an extreme bathing retreat and writing children’s books. He talks to Jane Kitchen More>>
  Promotional feature: Vital Tech
Infrared technology is growing in popularity, Vital Tech’s Alexandra Gavsevitch and Serge Parienti explain how it works More>>


Spa Business magazine 2018 issue 4

Spa Business
2018 issue 4

View issue contents
View turning pages
Download PDF
  Promotional feature: RKF Luxury Linen
With a long list of awards and achievements in 2018, the coming year looks set to see RKF Luxury Linen become firmly established as a ‘spa fashion’ leader More>>
  Interview: Dietmar Mueller-Elmau
The owner of Germany’s Schloss Elmau tells Spa Business why music, culture and spa feed the mind and soul More>>


Published by The Leisure Media Company Ltd Portmill House, Portmill Lane, Hitchin, Herts SG5 1DJ. Tel: +44 (0)1462 431385 | Contact us | About us | © Cybertrek Ltd