Industry Update
Appointment 6 August 2020

Kantima Chompoolad

Named Wellness Manager
At Meliá Koh Samui , Thailand

Kantima Chompoolad

A professional with more than 15 years of hospitality wellness experience and a passion for motivating her staff has been named Meliá Koh Samui's wellness manager.

Thai national Kantima Chompoolad joins the 159-room and 41-suite luxury resort, on Koh Samui's north-eastern coastline in the Gulf of Thailand, after working for a decade as the spa manager at Hansar Samui, another five-star resort on the island.

Chompoolad is now overseeing Meliá Koh Samui's health and safety measures to combat COVID-19 and YHI Spa's daily operations, as well as developing new wellness programs and an extensive spa menu.

Under the global program "Stay Safe With Meliá", that has involved the introduction of sweeping measures at Meliá Koh Samui in response to the pandemic, Chompoolad is tasked with verifying the resort's program compliance and taking care of guests' emotional wellbeing.

In addition to developing YHI Spa's menu featuring an array of treatments based on natural HARNN products, she will introduce wellbeing programs that include spa therapies, activities such as yoga, meditation and tai chi, sports including Muay Thai boxing and healthy cuisine.

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Meliá Hotels International was founded in 1956 in Palma de Mallorca (Spain) and is one of the world’s largest resort hotel chains, as well as Spain’s leading hotel chain. It currently provides more than 350 hotels in 35 countries on 4 continents under its brands: Gran Meliá, Meliá, ME, Innside, Tryp by Wyndham, Sol and Paradisus.
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