Interval International Welcomes the Residences at Baan Yamu, a Luxury Fractional Ownership Property in One of Southeast Asia’s Top Destinations

, a prominent worldwide provider of vacation services,
has affiliated Baan Yamu on Phuket, off the southwestern coast of
Thailand. The club currently comprises The Residences at Baan Yamu, a
luxury fractional ownership resort situated within a high-end
residential complex spread over 18 acres on the exclusive Cape Yamu
peninsula overlooking Sapham Bay.

“The Residences at Baan Yamu’s central location makes it the perfect
base for members to explore Phuket’s many attractions,” said Joe
Hickman, Interval’s vice president and executive director of resort
sales and service for Asia Pacific. “And for members and guests who
prefer to stay put and relax, Baan Yamu offers some of the largest units
on the island, along with top-tier amenities.”

Designed by award-winning architect Martin Palleros, the resort is
surrounded by lush tropical scenery and palm trees that provide guests
with a calm, tranquil environment. Spacious two- and three-bedroom units
feature an elegant contemporary design with neutral color tones,
minimalist furniture, open-plan living room and kitchen-dining area,
high ceilings, and floor-to-ceiling sliding glass walls overlooking
water gardens or ocean views.

On-property amenities include the Yami Yamu restaurant, a 243-foot by
46-foot swimming pool, pool bar and lounge, a fitness center and
complimentary Wi-Fi. Additional club membership benefits include a
dedicated concierge service, pre-arrival grocery stocking, and discounts
on golf and fitness club memberships. Guests also have access to
unspoiled beaches on nearby islands that can be accessed from a private
boat pier.

“We chose Interval as our exchange partner because of the high quality
of its worldwide resort portfolio, especially the international hotel
brands among its affiliates, and the range of global exchange
experiences it offers,” said Lars Ydmark, principal of Tri-Asia
Management Limited, who has been assisting developer Phuket Prime
Property Ltd. “We also appreciate the extensive benefits that the
Interval Platinum membership will provide for our owners.”

A rain-forested, mountainous island in the Andaman Sea renowned for its
natural beauty and vibrant culture, Phuket is home to some of Thailand’s
most popular beaches, high-end, spas, and restaurants. Cape Yamu, on the
quieter east coast of Phuket, is an ideal base for yachting, golfing,
tennis, and a range of water sports.

New purchasers at Baan Yamu will be enrolled as individual members of
Interval International and become Interval Platinum® members,
entitling them to a number of flexible exchange opportunities and
best-in-class leisure and lifestyle benefits and services. These include
complimentary airport lounge membership through Priority Pass; Interval
Options, the ability to exchange their week toward a cruise, hotel,
tour, or guided holiday, or a unique Interval Experiences adventure;
ShortStay Exchange®; Golf Connection, for access to select
private courses; VIP treatment with Dining Connection; City Guides, for
insider advice; Hertz Gold Plus Rewards® membership, which
gives them the opportunity to earn bonus points for up to two free
weekend rental days; priority Getaway viewing; Getaway discounts; free
Guest Certificates; Platinum Escapes; online hotel discounts; dining and
leisure discounts powered by Entertainment®; and VIP
Concierge℠, for personal assistance, 24/7.

About Interval International

operates membership programs for vacationers and
provides value-added services to its developer clients worldwide. Based
in Miami, Florida, the company has been a pioneer and innovator in
serving the vacation ownership market since 1976. Today, Interval’s
exchange network comprises nearly 3,200 resorts in over 80 nations.
Through offices in 15 countries, Interval offers high-quality products
and benefits to resort clients and approximately 2 million families who
are enrolled in various membership programs.

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