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W Retreat Koh Samui Le Meridien Koh Samui Resort & Spa Vana Belle, A Luxury Collection Resort Koh Samui Unite For a ‘The Mad Hatter, Hotel Charity Run 2014’ Hotel Charity Run in Samui to Support Wat Bhundarikaram School
(Wat Pang Bua)
Koh Samui, Thailand – 3 September , 2014 – W Retreat Koh Samui, Le Meridien Koh Samui Resort & Spa and Vana Belle, A Luxury Collection Resort Koh Samui, Thailand announced today they have joined hands to organize an inaugural ‘The Mad Hatter: Hotel Charity Run 2014’ in aid of Wat Bhundarikaram School (or in the local name, Wat Pang Bua). The Hotel Charity Run will take place on Sunday, 12th October 2014, at 05:00 hour at Chaweng Lake (Pru Chaweng).

W Retreat Koh SamuiThe Hotel Charity Run is organized by a group of 3 hotels in Koh Samui, Thailand, including W Retreat Koh Samui, Le Meridien Koh Samui Resort & Spa and Vana Belle, A Luxury Collection Resort Koh Samui. Taking place for the first time this year, The Mad Hatter: Hotel Charity Run 2014 expects to gather more than 1,000 running enthusiasts and philanthropists from the city of Koh Samui and surroundings. Funds raised through the Hotel Charity Run will go towards Wat Bhundarikaram School (Wat Pang Bua) for improving school infirmary, library and other important projects of the school.

With the event theme “Mad Hatter”, all participants are encouraged to wear a fancy hat while in the race. Additionally, we also have a ‘Hat Contest’ after the race for the participants to win many prizes.

The race is divided into three (3) categories as followed:
1) Fun Run – 2 km
2) Mini Marathon 5 km
3) Mini Marathon 10 km

In each category (except for 2 km Fun Run), it is also subdivided by genders and ages:
A) 12- 19 years old / Male and Female
B) 20 – 39 years old / Male and Female
C) 40 years old and over / Male and Female

The registration fee is THB 300 for an adult and THB 200 for a child (age up to 19 years old). As part of the registration package, participants will receive a participating kit which includes a lucky draw coupon, a food voucher, a marathon t-shirt, and a welcome bag package.

Interested participant can contact:
1. Khun Piyanut (W Retreat Koh Samui) at 077-915 999
2. Khun Narudee (Le Meridien Koh Samui Resort & Spa) at 077 960 888
3. Khun Kosita (Vana Belle, A Luxury Collection Resort, Koh Samui) at 077-915 555

Or apply in person on 11th October 2014, 09:00 hrs to 18:00 hrs at the entrance of Chaweng Lake Hall, opposite of Central Festival Samui

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About Amburaya Hotels & Resorts
The owner and developer of W Retreat Koh Samui and The Residences at W Retreat Koh Samui is a joint venture between Amburaya Hotels & Resorts and Istithmar World. Amburaya Properties is a vibrant Thai-based developer bringing new and innovative lifestyle-oriented accommodations and residential developments to new and well-established destinations. The company currently has properties in Bangkok, Pattaya, Koh Samui, and India and continues to look for opportunities to grow its portfolio within Thailand and the region. Istithmar World is one of the world’s largest privately held real estate developers, with a portfolio of developments that includes The Palm trilogy, among others.

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