Resorts & Retreats Awards 2020

Page 30 LUX 2020 Resorts and Retreats Awards Today, glamping is no longer just for the rich and famous. Due to its popularity, thousands of glamping parks have opened around the world. To start, Julia gives us a brief overview of Elephant Hills and offers more insight into its typical clientele. “When we built our first luxury tents the term ‘Glamping’ had yet to be coined. So, with an open market to exploit, we combined the concept of African-style safari tents with the unique environment of Khao Sok National Park. Instantly, we knew a tropical rain forest would appeal to travelers from all over the world, regardless of the age group. “The thought of lying-in bed surrounded by one of the world’s oldest rain forests, whilst being lulled to sleep by the sounds of the jungle is arguably our most unique selling point. Many of our guests have also commented on the stunning scenery and authentic experience that Elephant Hills has to offer.” To complement its luxury accommodations, Elephant Hills offer a variety of tours for its guests as Julia goes on to explain. “During their stay with us, guests can take advantage of our two-to-four-day soft adventure tours in and around the breathtaking nature area of Khao Sok National Park. Regardless of our guests age-range or level of fitness, we will have a tour that is suitable for them. Typically, all tour packages are fully inclusive of accommodation and have an English- speaking Thai tour guide.” Finally, Julia comments on the prospects of Elephant Hills as we look ahead to 2021 and beyond. “Moving forward, we hope to see more tourists visiting us once we are through COVID-19. The feedback from our guests has been extremely satisfying and we hope Situated in Surat Thani, Elephant Hills are Thailand’s first luxury tented jungle camps. Following its well- deserved success in the Resorts & Retreats Awards 2020, we got in touch with Julia to find out more. Elephant Hills Co Ltd Best Luxury Glamping Holiday Accommodation - Thailand some of the testimonials we have received will encourage further visitors in the future.” Company: Elephant Hills Co Ltd Contact: Julia Website: