Bali Discovery Tours: Homepage
Bali Hotels, Bali Villas and Bali News from balidiscovery.com
Home Bali Contact Bali Practicalities Bali News Bali Services Bali Transportation Bali Sports Bali Excursions Bali Villas Bali Hotels
Home · News · Kiss the Wave Good-Bye
Bali Hotels, Bali Villas and Bali News from balidiscovery.com
Bali Hotels
Bali Villas
Special Deals!
Packages
MICE Handling
Bali Excursions
Culinary - Dining
Guided Tour
Bali Spas
Bali Sports
Diving
Golf
Bali Transportation
Car Rental - Selft Drive
Private Jet Charter
Bali News
Bali Services
Bali Practicalities
Bali Contact
Bali Career
Home
 
Bali Update
Subscribe to our free weekly newsletter!
 
PATA header
PATA Gold Award 2007
Bali Update
PATA Gold Award Winner 2007
 
Bali Contact
Bali Discovery Tours
Jln. By Pass Ida Bagus Mantra,
Jln. Pucuk 1 No. 70X
Denpasar, Bali
Indonesia

24h:
+62 (0)812 3819724
Tel:
+62 (0)361 464 032, +62 (0)361 471 0242

Bali Discovery

SITE PATA ASITA
Bali News

Kiss the Wave Good-Bye

AYANA Resort and Spa is First Bali Hotel to be Certified 'Tsunami Ready.'


Bali News: Bali, Indonesian, AYANA Resort and Spa, Tsunami Ready, Charles de Foucault
Click Image to Enlarge

(5/7/2011)

Bali's AYANA Resort and Spa has distinguished itself by becoming the first hotel in Bali to be certified "Tsunami Ready" after completing a comprehensive audit and staff training program.

The resort's cliff-top location, 35-meters above the Indian Ocean, automatically puts the hotel and its guests at low-risk of any threat from a tsunami; a fact that did not deter the AYANA from taking every precaution to protect its guests from any emergency.

"We may be considered low-risk because of our cliff-top location, but that is no reason to be complacent," said AYANA's General Manager Charles de Foucault. "This certification will enable us to safeguard our guests and also assist with people from outside the hotel who may come to Ayana to seek refuge on higher ground, in case of a tsunami."

AYANA's 78-private villas and 290-room hotel are located on high cliffs above Jimbaran Bay, on Bali's southwestern peninsula. The resort occupies 77 hectares of cliff-top land along a 1.3 kilometer coastline. Most of the resort's facilities are located on the cliff-top, although beach-front facilities comprising the iconic Rock Bar, Spa on the Rocks treatment villas, Ocean Beach Pool, Kisik Seafood Restaurant and the private Kubu Beach - are near the ocean's edge.

Alexander Kesper, senior advisor to the Indonesian Ministry of Culture and Tourism, congratulated AYANA on being the first hotel to achieve certification, despite it not being at high-risk. "Ayana exceeded our standards in terms of safety and evacuation procedures.  As a Tsunami Ready Hotel, guests can be sure that a well-prepared team will take care of them in case of emergency," Alex said. "Significantly, the resort's management showed great initiative as they had already registered for Tsunami Ready certification before the devastating earthquake and tsunami that hit Japan in March; A disaster that drives home the need for other hotels to be prepared, especially those located on beach-front land."

Tsunami Readiness is actively supported by Bali Hotels Association in cooperation with the Indonesian Ministry of Culture and Tourism and the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN).

For more information on what being Tsunami Readiness [Tsunami Ready Website].


© Bali Discovery Tours. Articles may be quoted and reproduced if attributed to http://www.balidiscovery.com.

       

 
Bali News by Bali Update
Subscribe to the Bali Update
Receive the latest news from Bali by email!



Our [Privacy Statement] explains how we handle the data you are providing.

 
Bali News by Bali Update
Explore the Archive of the Bali Update
Find related articles in our news archive!




or try to use Google Search :

Home · Bali Hotels · Bali Villas · Bali Excursions · Bali Sports · Bali News · Site Map · RSS

Bali News: More News
Stay Calm. Keep Calm. Itís Only a Volcano.
Editorial: Please Stop Talking About the Evacuation of Bali
(12/17/2017)
Expect No Warning
Indonesiaís Early Warning Tsunami Buoys Network Donít Work
(12/17/2017)
Waiters on the Water
Bali Stages a Waitersí Fun Run on Kuta Beach
(12/17/2017)
Anggun Sasmi: Making Bali Center Stage
Indonesian Singing Sensation Anggun C. Sasmi Boldly Stands with Bali
(12/18/2017)
From Ashes to Taxes
Bali Accommodation Owners Seek Tax Relief and Delayin Minimum Wage Hikes Until Mount Agung Volcanic Activity Subsides
(12/17/2017)
Americans in Bali at No Threat from Mount Agung Volcano
U.S. State Department Security Personnel Discuss Safety for U.S. Citizens at Baliís Police Headquarters
(12/17/2017)
Gas Consumption Dips in Bali
Fuel Consumption in Bali Down 20% Due to Mount Agung Business Slowdown
(12/17/2017)
Purchasing the Right-of-Way on the Highway
Landowners on Jalan Bypass Ngurah Rai at KFC-Pizza Hut Intersection in Jimbaran, Bali Reject Compensation Offered for Land Needed to Widen Highway
(12/17/2017)
Getting the Facts Strait
Foreign Legations in Bali Ask to Help Inform the World that Bali is Safe and Visitors are Not at Risk if Mount Agung Undergoes Large Eruption
(12/17/2017)
Lingering Problem of Baliís Mount Agung
Tourism Official Claim Negative Impact of Mount Agung Volcano Worse than 2002 Bali Bombing
(12/17/2017)
Leak of Fate
German Woman Falls 80-meters to Her Death from Cliffs at Suluban Beach, Pecatu, Bali
(12/17/2017)
Putting Baksheesh in the Backseat
Bali Airport Custom and Excise Office Re-declares its Intention to Eliminate Corruption
(12/17/2017)
All [News]!