The very successful 66 year old American businessman William “Bill” Heinecke is crowned the Hotel King and has made himself a kingdom of 145 hotels and 56 spas in 22 countries and 5 continents – he made himself a legacy and not just in Thailand. For the first time Anantara is opening a resort in Europe – Anantara Vilamoura Algarve Resort in Portugal.
William Heinecke is an enthusiastic watch collector and his heart beats for vintage cars, mostly the Italian cars such as Ferrari and of course he also has a Jaguar E-Type. William likes watches, vintage cars and preserving traditions, which he discovered and promoted with his Anantara concept. Among his first watches include a Rolex Daytona Paul Newman with a very special dial, there is only 3 watches of this kind that are known.
Anantara Bangkok Riverside Resort & Spa
Centrally located along the banks of the Chao Phraya River, the Anantara Bangkok Riverside Resort & Spa is a true oasis that offers a unique experience of the “City of Angels”. Majestic palm trees sway gently in the wind, spa treatments amidst lush tropical gardens, luxury suites in the glow of the glittering skyline of the city, and experience delicious specialties from all over the world. There are no limits to the possibilities.
Situated on the riverbank on over four acres of landscaped grounds, the Anantara Bangkok Riverside Resort & Spa combines the thrill of urban life with the tranquil charm of tropical luxury. Embedded by the Thai tradition and the legendary service of Anantara, this exotic accommodation is an oasis of peace in the hustle and bustle of the Bangkok business district. From our spacious suite with terrace to the river, we enjoyed the sunset and watch in the morning how life unfolds on the river before our eyes. Enjoy unforgettable meals in one of 10 restaurants and bars, each offering a variety of delicacies. Immerse yourself in the unique harmony of luxury and nature offered to you in this city oasis.
Anantara Vilamoura Algarve Resort
Anantara discovered Europe. The luxury hotel group Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas is opening their first hotel in Europe. The former Tivoli Victoria welcomes guests after minor renovations and refurbishments in April 2017 as Anantara Vilamoura Algarve Resort. Located on the Atlantic coast in the south of Portugal, the five-star golf resort in Vilamoura attracts its guests with an idyllic location just off the hustle and bustle of the fairways of the Oceânico Victoria Golf Course, designed by legendary golfer Arnold Palmer. As a Portuguese-inspired and therefore very authentic house it fits the philosophy of the luxury hotel brand. Because, despite strong Asian roots, Anantara is a global brand that allows the guest to experience personalised experiences that go beyond the hotel and bring people closer.
But here’s a closer look on the Anantara Bangkok Riverside Resort and Anantara Vilamoura Algarve Resort.