A crowd of sophisticated, Bangkok celebrities, media, Sofitel Bangkok Sukhumvit’s VIP guests and senior representatives of AccorHotels recently enjoyed a memorable “La Nuit by Sofitel” party at Le Grand Ballroom to celebrate the luxury hotel’s fourth anniversary.
“La Nuit by Sofitel”, the brands signature party concept, has been held in Sofitel Luxembourg Le Grand Ducal, Sofitel Vienna Stephansdom, Sofitel Marrakech Lounge & Spa, Sofitel Budapest Chain Bridge and Sofitel
Dubai Downtown but this is the first time it has been showcased in Sofitel Hotels and Resorts in Southeast Asia.
The glamorous night at Sofitel Bangkok Sukhumvit, Sofitel Hotels & Resorts’ Southeast Asia flagship property, was led by Mr. William Haandrikman, General Manager of the hotel.
At the magnifique evening, 500 VIP guests were welcomed in the foyer area of Le Grand Ballroom on the seventh floor with creative cocktails. Guests were then escorted by the two elegant models wearing luxurious white roses and white orchid garlands costume and walked through a black tunnel entrance with white LED light bulb decoration to enter Le Grand Ballroom which had been transformed into a Parisian-inspired venue, completed with elegant French decor and a three-metre-high colorful macarons Eiffel Tower.
The glamorous crowd of celebrities, media and VIP guests dressed in white enjoyed a photo shoot in front of a sophisticated backdrop with the La Nuit by Sofitel logos before engaging in lively conversion and dance. Gourmet cuisine was served from six food stations – Charcuterie and Fromagerie, Foie Gras, Thai Delights, Les Crêpe, and Pâtisserie – to complement Veuve Clicquot Champagne, fine wines and creative cocktails from the two cool bars, including a stylish world class bar by Diageo Moet Hennessy (Thailand) and a luxurious bar by Sofitel Bangkok Sukhumvit.
In his welcoming speech, William Haandrikman, General Manager of Sofitel Bangkok Sukhumvit said, “The four pillars of our Sofitel brand are DESIGN, GASTRONOMY, CULTURE and WELL BEING, and each of you can experience them here at “La Nuit by Sofitel”. I would like to thank all for coming tonight and for the continued support you give to the hotel. We believe that 2016 is going to be a much stronger and more exciting year for the hotel and our valued guest.”
The fabulous fourth anniversary celebration also showcased live performances that reflected the components of La Nuit by Sofitel concept. Performances included an incredible magnificent grand opening LED Dance show, a mini concert by famous singer, Burin Boonvisut and his band, as well as a top DJ Kenny Keng. At the unforgettable party, guests also witnessed a Champagne popping ceremony with the Executive Committee team of the hotel, followed by interviews with five Thai celebrities.
A highlight of the evening was a lucky draw with two fabulous prizes for the two lucky winners. They received a 5-night trip for them with their partners to Paris via Cairo with the accommodations at the Sofitel Cairo Nile El Gezirah in Cairo, as well as the Sofitel Paris Arc de Triomphe or the Hotel Scribe Paris Opera by Sofitel in Paris and fly by Egyptair Airlines’s business class. Mr.William Haandrikman, General Manager of the hotel, and Mr. Fouad Abdelhady, Bangkok Station Manager of EGYPTAIR Airlines, presented the prizes to the two lucky winners, Ms.Chaniprapa Manasuta, VIV – Senior Sales Manager VNU Exhibitions Asia Pacific Co., Ltd. and Ms.Runcha Boribalburibhand. Sawitri Rochanapruk was the master of ceremonies throughout the chic evening soirée.