Anantara Vacation Club Partners With Gulf Air To Enhance The Benefits Available To Its Club Points Owners

Press Release

Bangkok, Thailand, Sept. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Anantara Vacation Club, Asia’s premier shared holiday ownership programme, is pleased to announce that it has partnered with Gulf Air, Bahrain’s flag carrier, to further enhance the benefits available to its Club Points Owners.

Diamond Ownership tiers and above will be offered the opportunity to convert their Anantara Vacation Club Points into Gulf Air’s Falcon Flyer miles, providing them with access to over 90 destinations worldwide. “With connecting flights to the Middle East and Europe being offered from Bangkok and Manila via Bahrain, this partnership makes it easier than ever for our Ownership base to make use of their Anantara Vacation Club Points to explore new destinations around the globe” said Andrea Danieli, Director of Business Development in the Middle East.

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 Gulf Air Falcon Flyer miles.

Gulf Air joins the likes of Cathay Pacific’s Asia Miles and Thai Airways’ Royal Orchid Plus Miles programmes to have partnered with Anantara Vacation Club to offer Club Points conversion options and expand the shared holiday ownership brand’s presence across the Middle East. It is also the latest member of Anantara Vacation Club’s growing number of alliance partners in the region, including Emirates Skywards, Saudi Arabian Airlines’ Alfursan 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.

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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


Stephanie Naday
Anantara Vacation Club