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June 15, 2023

Kimpton Maa-Lai Bangkok Named Thailand’s Best City Hotel in the Travel + Leisure Luxury Awards Asia Pacific 2023

(9 June 2023 – Bangkok, Thailand) – Kimpton Maa-Lai Bangkok, Langsuan’s stylish hospitality landmark, has been named Thailand’s Best City Hotel in the Travel + Leisure Luxury Awards Asia Pacific 2023, winning “the best” accolade for the second consecutive year. Recognizing that excellence starts at the top, Patrick Both, General Manager of Kimpton Maa-Lai Bangkok and Area General Manager IHG Luxury & Lifestyle Thailand, was also among the top five in the Hotel General Managers category. Award winners were chosen by a worldwide readers’ survey, with 10 city hotels in Thailand vying for first place.

At the event, Patrick Both and Shane Jameson, Cluster Director of Sales and Marketing at Kimpton Maa-Lai Bangkok, attended the inaugural event.

Bangkok was also awarded the number one destination in the APAC region, over cities such as Tokyo, Taipei and Hong Kong, definitively identifying this City of Angels as travellers’ favourite. In addition to these two awards, IHG One Rewards also took first place in five additional prestigious hotel awards. IHG One Rewards, the first loyalty program in the industry with nearly 6,000 hotels in over 100 countries, includes Kimpton Maa-Lai Bangkok.

Kimpton Maa-Lai Bangkok rates start from THB 10,000, excluding tax and service charge, based on single or double occupancy and subject to availability.

For more information or reservations, please contact your travel professional, the hotel directly at +66 2 056 9999 or email [email protected], or visit

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