Paradise in Southeast Asia: Bali, Phuket & Koh Samui

Paradise in Southeast Asia: Bali, Phuket & Koh Samui JW Marriott Khao Lak Resort & Spa

Get away from the crowd and take a breath of clean air at one of Marriott’s beautiful beach resorts in Southeast Asia. The rejuvenating nature provides a much-needed retreat and a sense of calm. The award-winning accommodations are equipped with the highest standards of cleanliness and fitted with all the amenities for any event needs. Host unique outdoor team-building activities that rejuvenate the mind or intimate business meetings at our safe havens. Here are some of our favorite beach resorts that are sure to leave guests with a renewed sense of energy and self. 


Bali, Indonesia

1. The Westin Resort Nusa Dua, Bali 

Mangupura Hall
Bandung Room
Karangasem Room Lounge
Hibiscus Room
Bali International Convention Centre
Dinner banquet by the beach

The Westin Resort Nusa Dua in Bali offers a serene Balinese sanctuary with its idyllic private beach and elevated amenities. The lush landscape, warm accommodations and proximity to the Bali International Convention Center (BICC) are perfect for business travelers and meeting attendees. With over 169,000 square feet of event space and 26 versatile meeting rooms for event planners to choose from, it is no surprise that BICC is one of Bali’s most esteemed convention centers. Host extravagant banquets in its grand ballroom, educational conferences in the auditorium featuring a permanent stage, intimate networking events at the upstairs bar, outdoor receptions in the hotel’s lavish gardens, or even celebratory beach dinners under the stars. The possibilities are endless. 


2. Courtyard Bali Seminyak Resort

Pre-Function Area
Seminyak Ballroom - Banquet Setup
Studio Meeting Room
Outdoor space

Capture the essence of the famous Seminyak experience by hosting discussions and seminars for up to 250 people at Courtyard Bali Seminyak Resort. The outdoor venues at the resort’s private beach area, garden space, and rooftop venue sets the stage for memorable events. For something more private, event planners can take advantage of the spacious Seminyak Ballroom or other cozy studio meeting rooms with that extra Balinese touch in its design. All the spaces are equipped with adaptable meeting features for any type of event and tasty catering options that will satisfy any cravings. 


3. Renaissance Bali Uluwatu Resort & Spa 

Pillar-free Uluwatu Ballroom
Uluwatu Deck
Celebration Pavilion
Recycle theme coffee break
Private dining space at Double Ikat where you can create a custom menu for your group

Absorb the scenic splendor of Renaissance Bali Uluwatu Resort & Spa. While the harmonious tranquility of its surroundings inspires creative thinking and innovation, the dynamic meeting rooms are designed to enhance productivity and flow. Event planners can choose from a plethora of themed breaks that will be sure to refresh the minds of guests. After a long day of conferences in the brightly lit Uluwatu Ballroom, attendees can head to the Uluwatu Deck which offers an incredible sunset view. For even more impressive experiences, consider renting the semi-outdoor Celebration Pavilion, where everyone can feast their eyes on miles of dazzling coastline. 


Phuket, Thailand

1. Four Points by Sheraton Phuket Patong Beach Resort 

Akara Grand Ballroom
Junior Ballroom Foyer
Thalang Breakout Room
Lobby Lounge

Nestled inside Phuket’s top beach destination, Four Points by Sheraton Phuket Patong Beach flawlessly combines business and pleasure with its stylish furnishings, versatile meeting spaces, and comfortable rooms. Accommodate up to 500 guests at the expansive Akara Grand Ballroom featuring magnificent panoramic ocean views or plan a cocktail event at the sea view tropical gardens. With over 1,2000 square meters of function space and 1,000 square meters of outdoor event space, the simple finesse of the hotel makes it a splendid choice for successful workshops and conferences. 


2. Phuket Marriott Resort & Spa, Merlin Beach 

Beachfront Outdoor Venue
Berlin Grand Ballroom - U-shape setup
Poolside Function Space
Balls and Burgers Meeting Room
Reef Education Center
Morning Yoga

Just steps from Thailand’s Tri-Trang Beach, Phuket Marriott Resort & Spa Merlin Beach not only has over 8,000 square feet of sophisticated event venues but also an assortment of unique activities that are perfect for team-building retreats. As one of the largest ballrooms in Phuket, the Merlin Grand Ballroom is ideal for traditional trade shows or symposiums. The secluded beach site or poolside area sets the stage for charming receptions and lively luncheons while the hotel’s smaller spaces cater to more intimate business meetings. Organize fun activities like snorkeling over colorful coral reefs and discovering a range of marine life without leaving the property or morning yoga sessions as a way to build camaraderie. 


3. JW Marriott Khao Lak Resort & Spa

Beachside space for corporate dinners
Cherfah Ballroom - Roundtable setup
Griffin Library
Corporate Thai themed dinner on the beach

Stun your event guests by choosing JW Marriott Khao Lak Resort & Spa. The unspoiled natural beauty, superb accommodations, and immaculate service provide unparalleled experiences for refreshing company retreats. Guests can conduct their business with ease with the convenient location near the Phuket Airport, onsite business center, and advanced technology offered. The customizable indoor and outdoor venues combine traditional elements that are unique to Khao Lak so that guests can fully take in the special ambiance that the hotel has to offer. After working hard, attendees can admire the picture-perfect sunset over Southeast Asia’s longest lagoon pool or stroll along the beach in order to re-center themselves, recharge, and come out refreshed. 


Koh Samui, Thailand

1. Vana Belle, a Luxury Collection Resort, Koh Samui

Kiree - Dining Room
Meeting Space
Secret Pond - Private Dinner
Beach Banquet Setup
Beachside view

The intimate beachfront Vana Belle, a Luxury Collection Resort, Koh Samui presents unsurpassed services, unrivaled locations and seasoned meeting specialists that will guarantee an event experience that goes beyond expectations. Plan for private business meetings at the Kiree restaurant or at one of the 6 event rooms available. Tucked between tropical rainforests, lavish gardens, crystal clear blue oceans and the powdery white sands of Chaweng Noi Beach, the hotel is just 15 minutes away from the Koh Samui International Airport and 40 minutes away from Nathon Ferry Terminal. 


2. The Ritz-Carlton, Koh Samui 

Outdoor venue
DIning experience
Prachum 3 and 4
Outdoor venue

The oceanfront beauty and legendary hospitality of the Ritz-Carlton Koh Samui bring alive exceptional immersive experiences. Attendees can nourish their mind, body, and soul through the wellness programmes, cultural immersions and culinary journeys offered. The conference concierge, catering services, and entertainment options are just a few ways the hotel brings bespoke sensory adventures for those coming in for team-building retreats and VIP business meetings. Fulfill meeting potentials with the 5 indoor and outdoor spaces available. Dining outlets can also be utilized for personalized events. 


3. W Koh Samui

W Lounge - Welcome Area
The Great Room
Great Room - W style
Great Room - Roundtable style
Beach Venue - Dinner
Thai-boxing classes

Situated in between Maenam and Bo Phut, W Koh Samui’s daytime tranquility and electric night scene cater to young professionals that want to combine work and play. Amplify meetings of all sizes with limitless technology such as interactive digital floor projections, plasma screens, and state-of-the-art audiovisual equipment. Host receptions at the pre-function venue overlooking the Zen Koh Samui garden, trade shows at the aptly named Great Room, or move the party outside to the WOOBAR or the beach. The hotel’s delectable catering and Whatever/Whenever service, which can supplement meetings with mood music and aromatherapy scents, will take events to the next level. Event planners can also organize rejuvenating activities like Thai kickboxing and cooking classes to allow participants to bond in a healthy manner.

These hotels flawlessly combine business with pleasure with their elevated cleanliness standards, refreshing outdoor surroundings, inspiring spaces, and state-of-the-art meeting facilities. Contact us for your next event and transport guests to a little slice of paradise away from the crowds. Your next event awaits!