Connect with us

Phuket

Best of Phuket Awards announced on line today

Legacy Phuket Gazette

Published 

 on 

PHUKET: The 29 winners of Phuket’s 2011 ‘Best of Phuket’ Awards in the Business, Service, Environment and Restaurant categories have been announced and go on line today.

The winners (4) in the ‘Person of the Year’ category were announced in the Gazette Online on Sunday. They won for their hard work and success over many years with the iconic Phuket King’s Cup Regatta. See story here.

The Person of the Year Award goes to that person (or group of persons) who in the opinion of Phuket Gazette editors stood out exceptionally for good deeds, including, particularly, activation of people to work together for a better Phuket.

The winners in the Business, Service, Environment and Restaurant categories are all determined on the basis of direct reader recommendations and feedback, garnered throughout the year and appraised at year end by our editors.

This year sees Thanyapura, Laguna Phuket, Twin Palms and Auto Express taking the accolades in the Business cateroy.

There were five Service accolades for individuals in the hospitality industry, and a policeman, Sgt Major Hatthaporn, was cited for public service as the result of his bravery in a gun battle with two robbers wanted for earlier crimes.

The hospitality winners were Nuttaphat Nithatthattarachai of Twin Palms; Chonlada Meesopha of the Boathouse Wine & Grill; Tawatchai Ukhosuwan of Les Anges at Royal Phuket Marina; Ponboon Nueakhiao of the Evason Six Senses Resort & Spa; and Wichayada Inroung of Anantara Phuket Villas.

The Environment awards went to the Marina Phuket and Evason resorts.

In the Restaurant category, were there were 17 honors.

Mom Tri’s Kitchen, Silk at Andara, and Kabuki at the JW Marriott led in the Luxury class. They were followed by the Wine Connection Deli & Bistro at Central; Kan Eang at Pier; Lim’s; and La Gaetana in the Popular Mid-range group.

A brief profile of each of the 10 restaurants mentioned in the ‘Popular at Local Prices’ classification appears in the listings at the link provided in the first paragraph above.

Each of these honors put on line here today appeared in the Phuket Gazette issue of December 31 and again in The Nation newspaper of January 1.

 

Want more Thailand news from the Thaiger family?

📱 Download our app on Android or iOS for instant updates on your mobile
📝️ Join the conversation on Thaiger Talk - discuss news & life in our Thailand forums
📧 Subscribe to our daily email newsletter
👍 Like/Follow us on Facebook
🔔 Subscribe to or Join our YouTube channel for daily video updates

image

Join the conversation and have your say on Thailand news published on The Thaiger.

Thaiger Talk is our new Thaiger Community where you can join the discussion on everything happening in Thailand right now.

Please note that articles are not posted to the forum instantly and can take up to 20 min before being visible. Click for more information and the Thaiger Talk Guidelines.

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Archiving articles from the Phuket Gazette circa 1998 - 2017. View the Phuket Gazette online archive and Digital Gazette PDF Prints.

Follow Thaiger by email:

Thailand13 hours ago

Thailand News Today | AoT warns about tourist exuberance, easing of restrictions | June 22

Coronavirus (Covid-19)14 hours ago

CCSA: Bars to stay closed for now, drunk customers risk the spread of Covid-19

Bangkok14 hours ago

Woman dies after jumping from Phra Khanong BTS station in Bangkok

Phuket Sandbox July 1st

days
hours
minutes
seconds

Thaiger is getting behind local businesses for the restart of tourism in July - up to 50% discounts across all advertising packages in June!

Coronavirus (Covid-19)15 hours ago

263 covid cases linked to canned seafood factory in Songkhla

Drugs15 hours ago

Narcotics Control Board announce recent drug busts, heroin and cocaine sent by mail

Environment15 hours ago

3 Cambodian activists arrested for plotting against the government/insulting the king after documenting waste run-off

Chiang Mai16 hours ago

Chiang Mai eases restrictions, alcohol now allowed at restaurants

Thailand16 hours ago

Angry ex allegedly sets motorcycle on fire in school parking garage

Cambodia16 hours ago

6 arrested in Cambodia for allegedly trafficking people into Thailand

Coronavirus (Covid-19)17 hours ago

Tuesday Covid Update: 4,059 new cases; provincial totals

Thailand17 hours ago

Power outages coming to Kathu

Coronavirus (Covid-19)18 hours ago

Samut Sakhon governor calls for more vaccine doses after order was cut

Thailand18 hours ago

Fruit buyer arrested for allegedly using counterfeit certificates to export durian

Tourism19 hours ago

Airports of Thailand president says tourism won’t pick back up until October

Thailand20 hours ago

Mobile sterilisation/vaccination truck helps Pattaya’s cats and dogs

Thailand4 months ago

Thailand News Today | Thai Airways in rehab, All go for Songkran | March 4

Tourism4 months ago

Phuket’s nightlife. Yes, bars and clubs are still open | VIDEO

Phuket4 months ago

Thailand News Today | Covid passport talks, Thai Airways heads to court | March 2

Tourism4 months ago

Phuket Thai food treats you need to try | VIDEO

Thailand4 months ago

Thailand News Today | Bars, pubs and restaurants ‘sort of’ back to normal | Feb 23

Tourism4 months ago

In search of Cat & Dog Cafés in Phuket Town | VIDEO

Thailand5 months ago

Thailand News Today | Gambling crackdown, Seafood market to reopen, Vlogger challenge | Jan 21

Thailand5 months ago

Thailand News Today | Covid testing for visas, Business impact, Vaccine approval | January 19

Thailand5 months ago

Thailand News Today | Weekend Bangkok bombs, Thailand fires, Covid update | January 18

Thailand5 months ago

Thailand News Today | Stray car on runway, Indonesian quake, 300 baht tourist fee | January 15

Thailand5 months ago

Thailand News Today | Governor off respirator, sex-trafficking arrest, condo prices falling | January 14

Thailand5 months ago

Thailand News Today | Chinese vaccine, Thailand ‘drug hub’, Covid update | January 13

Thailand5 months ago

Thailand News Today | Bangkok may ease restrictions, Phuket bar curfew, Vaccine roll out | January 12

Thailand5 months ago

Thailand News Today | Covid latest, Cockfights closed down, Bryde’s Whale beached | January 11

Thailand6 months ago

Thailand News Today | Southern floods, Face mask fines, Thai Air Asia woes | January 8

Trending