If you're thinking of making Phuket your next holiday destination, it is important to pick the right part of it for your stay. There are dozens of beaches around the island, but each of the main resort areas has a very different character. If you choose the right one to match your needs and preferences, you should have a fantastic holiday. Pick the wrong place, though, and it could make for a miserable stay.
To help you make sense of the dizzying amount of choice available, we have this simple introductory guide to each of the main destinations. Taking a look below at the pros and cons of each, the sort of traveller they are best suited to, the facilities available and the atmosphere you are likely to find and it will help you to decide where you should stay in Phuket.