BANGKOK, Thailand, Dec. 11, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Anantara Vacation Club, Asia’s premiere shared holiday ownership programme, has added Oman Air, Oman’s flagship carrier, to its roster of partners in the Middle East to enhance the benefits available to Anantara Vacation Club Points Owners and Oman Air’s Sindbad members.
As of today, Club Points Owners can convert their points into Sindbad air miles, while Sindbad members will be able to earn Sindbad miles when staying at select Anantara Vacation Club resorts. This new partnership brings greater flexibility to Club Points Owners while providing increased earning opportunities for Oman Air’s Sindbad members.
When booking stays with Anantara Vacation Club in Phuket and Bangkok, Oman Air’s Sindbad members will receive discounts of over 70%, earn 3,000 miles and enjoy additional benefits. Offering an exclusive collection of luxurious holiday ownership resorts and suites, Anantara Vacation Club is the ideal choice for discerning travellers seeking the certainty of luxury-brand quality and the opportunity to explore Asia’s top destinations.
Meanwhile, Anantara Vacation Club’s Diamond Ownership tiers and above will be offered the opportunity to convert their Anantara Vacation Club Points into Oman Air Sindbad miles, providing them with access to over 35 destinations worldwide. “With direct flights to Oman being offered from Thailand, Malaysia and China, this partnership makes it more convenient for our Ownership base to make use of their Anantara Vacation Club Points to explore the Middle East or enjoy a stay at our newest Royal Escape, Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar Resort,” said Maurizio Bisicky, Anantara Vacation Club’s Chief Operating Officer.
Located on the fabled Green Mountain just a two hours’ drive from Muscat, Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar Resort reveals dramatic canyon views as one of the world’s most elevated hotels and recently was named as a global winner in the Luxury New Hotel category at the World Luxury Travel Awards.
Eligible Club Points Owners will be able to convert their Club Points at the rate of 1,000 Anantara Vacation Club Points for 2,500 Oman Air Sinbad miles.
Oman Air joins the likes of Cathay Pacific’s Asia Miles, Thai Airways’ Royal Orchid Plus Miles and Gulf Air’s Falconflyer programmes to have partnered with Anantara Vacation Club to offer Club Points conversion options. It is also the latest member of Anantara Vacation Club’s growing number of alliance partners in the region, including Emirates Skywards, Gulf Air and Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank.
About Anantara Vacation Club
Anantara Vacation Club is Asia’s premier vacation ownership programme. It was launched in 2010 by Minor International PCL, the owner of Minor Hotels. The Club offers a portfolio of nine luxurious Club Resorts across Thailand, Indonesia, China and New Zealand and provides Club Points Owners and their guests with the opportunity to explore top holiday destinations. Club Points Owners’ travel opportunities are further enhanced through the use of the flexible Club Escapes and Global Traveller programmes, which provide access to hundreds of partner resorts and hotels internationally.
About Minor Hotels
Minor Hotels is an international hotel owner, operator and investor currently with 160 hotels in operation. Minor Hotels passionately explores new possibilities in hospitality with a diverse portfolio of properties designed intelligently to appeal to different kinds of travellers, serving new passions as well as personal needs. Through our Anantara, AVANI, Oaks, Elewana, Tivoli, Four Seasons, St. Regis, Marriott and Minor International properties, Minor Hotels operates in 26 countries across Asia Pacific, the Middle East, Africa, the Indian Ocean, Europe and South America.
With dynamic plans to expand existing brands and explore strategic acquisitions throughout opportunistic markets, Minor Hotels pursues a vision of a more passionate and interconnected world. For more information, please visit www.minorhotels.com.
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