Dusit Thani Maldives’ signature Benjarong restaurant receives prestigious Thai Select Award

Dusit Thani Maldives has officially been certified ‘Thai Select 2018’ by the Department of International Trade Promotion (DITP), Ministry of Commerce, Government of Thailand. Developed to promote and recognise quality Thai restaurants around the world, the Thai Select seal of approval is only granted to restaurants that serve high quality, authentic Thai food.Dusit Thani Maldives received certification for its award-winning, signature Thai restaurant, Benjarong. It is the first restaurant in the Maldives to receive the accolade. In line with Dusit’s mission to uniquely deliver Thai-inspired, gracious hospitality to the world, Benjarong uses only the finest, sustainably sourced ingredients to create its authentic cuisine.The Thai Select Award was presented to the resort’s management team by H.E. Mrs Chulamanee Chartsuwan, the non – Resident Ambassador of the Kingdom of Thailand to the Republic of Maldives, and Ms Jittima Nakamano, Director of Thai Trade Center Chennai, India. ”This award proves that our Benjarong restaurant is one of the finest Thai restaurants in the region, and we are delighted our chefs have been recognised for their commitment to excellence,” said Mr Johann Reinhold, General Manager, Dusit Thani Maldives.“With its spectacular overwater setting, unique Thai and Maldivian design, and tantalizing mix of traditional and contemporary Thai cuisine, Benjarong never fails to impress our discerning guests, and our culinary team looks forward to delighting even more visitors with their exquisitely crafted dishes.”Founded in 1949, Dusit International comprises four hotel brands: Dusit Thani, DusitD2, Dusit Princess and Dusit Devarana. Dusit Thani Maldives offers 94 villas and residences, along with three restaurants, two bars, one of the Maldives’ largest infinity pools and the award-winning Devarana Spa. The resort is surrounded by white sandy beaches, a turquoise lagoon and a rich house reef.