10 Best Beach Resorts in Phuket
Most Popular Phuket Beachfront Resorts
The best beach resorts in Phuket are the promise of an unforgettable seaside holiday. With so many excellent beaches and resorts in Phuket, it was never going to be an easy task to enumerate the best amongst them and the debate over the order has been furious. Whilst we don't have an exact formula, many different factors have been taken into account such as the quality of the sand on the beaches, the intimacy of the beaches, the facilities and uniqueness of the hotel, the clarity and colour of the sea and the snorkelling and water sports potential, amongst others.
A stay at any of the best Phuket beach resorts we have selected is sure to be a memorable experience of luxury, comfort and relaxation. You are sure to enjoy an unbeatable holiday with breath-taking views, fresh sea breezes and the gentle lapping of the Andaman Sea.
Most importantly: These 10 resorts have direct access to a real sandy beach! No road to cross and real sand under your toes!
Katathani Phuket Beach Resort holds a special place in many return visitors hearts and it has constantly proved popular year after year.The resort comprises 479 low-rise guest rooms and suites - all with private balconies and terraces facing the ocean, pools or tropical gardens.Katathani has a tangible family atmosphere yet with two separate wings, six swimming pools and huge grounds as well as an adjacent 850-metre long beach, things never get too crowded.The resort has six restaurants and five bars.Upstairs from the main dining room Chom Talay, La Scala offers excellent contemporary Italian fare in a classic setting with live piano music. Read More...0
Le Meridien Phuket Beach Resort straddles beautiful Relax Bay - an exclusive beach just north of Karon Beach and minutes away from Patong, Phukets epicentre of fun, dining, crazy nightlife, and spectacular shopping.The resort has 417 Rooms and 54 luxurious Suites all fitted out in top-class style with modern amenities and facilities such as individually controlled air conditioning, en-suite bathrooms, fully stocked mini-bar, safety deposit box, slippers and bathrobes, flat-screen satellite TV, DVD player, toiletries, and more. Read More...0
Outrigger Laguna Beach Resort has a distinct neo-classical theme running throughout it, from the lobby to the fabulously fitted-out rooms.Room sizes are a generous 43sqm to 53sqm and either have sea views or lagoon views as Outrigger is built on absolute beachfront next to a picturesque lake.With invigorating sea breezes and the sound of crashing waves the beachside atmosphere is an integral part of the resorts personality.Outrigger is decidedly a family destination and the admirable and inventive organised childrens activities here rotate on a weekly basis.Children can also enjoy themselves in the three swimming pools, one of which features one of the longest water slides on the island and families can revel in the absolute beachside location. Read More...0
Amari Phuket, a 4.5 star hotel located just to the south of Patong, is a 345-room and suite hotel where each accommodation choice faces the Andaman Sea and Patong Bay.Views and vistas across the bay are spectacular and set the tone for this 4.5 star multi-tiered hillside hotel.Amari is set in the hills and effectively straddles a slope heading down to the sea.It has two swimming pools, a scuba dive centre, a spa, tailor shop and a fitness centre as well as several quality restaurants with a reputation for well thought out dishes and themed evenings. Read More...0
Centara Grand Beach Resort, a large, almost fairy castle-like five-star resort on the north tip of Karon Beach is a dream beach destination.With top-of-the-line facilities, fabulous design, great facilities and a wide range of accommodation choices Centara Grand is definitely one of the leading Phuket Beach Resorts.From the tinkling manmade double waterfall adjacent to Centara Grands lobby to the wonderful swimming pools and water games, to the wide open Andaman Sea right by the resort, you could say that this resort thrives on water.But theres much more to it than mere H20: It seems that Centara Grand beach Resort wants to excel in every department and it does so in its international-standard Spa Cenvaree; the excellent Italian restaurant Mare; the many wonderful aquatic attractions; and the resorts innovative kidsclub with its transferable privileges to other Centara resorts. Read More...0
Kata Beach Resort& Spa is a 275-room four-star resort located on one of the most picturesque beaches in Phuket - Kata.Designed in classic Thai lines with a grand open lobby, the resort goes in for bold lines, high ceilings, grandiose restaurants and a stylish seaside look and feel to it.The aptly named Atrium Coffee Shop & Terrace serves breakfast with all-day dining consisting of international and Thai cuisine and has live music in the evenings while Peppino Italian Restaurant and Pub will serve up tasty Italian delights.The Poolside Bar is perhaps the most photogenic place in the resort with its heady mix of turquoise pool, tropical foliage, and sea views and it stays open until 23:30 while there is a good selection of cakes and patisseries at the Coffee mill next to the Atrium outlet. Read More...0
Marriott has all the bases covered for an active holiday, regardless of weather conditions.Just how Marriott has managed to keep the personal touch in such large grounds is a mystery, yet also a welcome surprise.The Marriott is directly adjacent to Mai Khao Beach in northwest Phuket next to the Sirinath Marine National Park and protected sea turtle area.Some 15 minutes north of Phuket International Airport, it also has easy access to neighbouring Phang Nga Province.The well-appointed rooms are spacious with a minimum area of 47sqm and each room features a balcony and an indoor sala - a Thai-style raised area. Read More...0
Surins distinctive personality comprises seven types of individual hillside bungalow accommodations coupled with the fact that it borders Pansea Beach, surely one of Phukets most striking strands.Its facilities are brand new and accomplished while the hotel design is arresting and modernistic yet still somehow managing to pull off a distinctively Thai retro flavour.Accommodation is state-of-the-art and connected by hillside walkways and paths.Halfway down the hill is a distinctive black swimming pool while beachside bungalows are the last word in a comfortable beach holiday.Local shopping and dining is a stroll away, as are several up-market beach clubs while the legendary party and shopping scene at Patong is a 30-minute ride away. Read More...0
Renaissances futuristic and tasteful lobby and reception area provides the first glimpse into what, for many, will be a revelatory stay at this 180-room resort made up of Deluxe Rooms, One-Bedroom Suites, One-Bedroom Pool Villas, and gorgeous One-Bedroom Oceanfront Pool Villas.Attention to detail is what makes Renaissance stand out; Loca Vore, the resorts main all-day dining spot is a lesson in tasteful design with innovative cuisine; the individual tastes of guests are appreciated and catered for in style at live food stations.Loca Vore also features an outstanding and justifiably popular breakfast buffet as well as a kids menu. Read More...0
Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket is an almost regal five-star property on the exotic west coast of Phuket overlooking the Andaman Sea.The neo-colonial style of the resort blends beautifully with the acres of gardens surrounding it and the shoreline provides an atmospheric and natural border to the resort.Laguna Phuket is Asia first integrated resort and consists of six hotels - each complementing each other with varying facilities, restaurants, spas, a golf course, a beach club, and of course the striking beach.Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket comprises 225 elegantly appointed guestrooms and suites, all fitted with local wood, ceramics and tiles to an extremely high standard. Read More...