Where to Stay in Bang Tao Beach
Editor's Guide to Recommended Hotels in Bang Tao Beach
Casaurina-and-Palm-lined Bangtao Beach is an extraordinary place: While hosting some of the most elegant five-star resorts in the region, the area has lost nothing of its ‘Thainess’ and so visitors can expect colourful local markets and everyday people going about their lives.
Exotic restaurants are to be found lining the beach and inland while one of the island’s best golf courses is located adjacent to the Banyan Tree Phuket resort.
- Rafting & Elephant Trekking
- Cruise on the June Bahtra to Phang Nga Bay
- Phi Phi Island by Speedboat
- Phuket Fantasea Show
- 4 in 1 Safari with Junk Cruise
- Phang Nga by speed boat + Canoe
- Bamboo Rafting or River Canoeing + Elephant Trekking + Elephant Bathing
- Krabi Highlights by Speedboat
- Khaosok Discovery (Canoe)
- Hong by Starlight with John Gray Sea Canoe
Outrigger offers two-, three-, and four-bedroom villas for the ideal family vacation. Two-bedroom villas have 229sqm of space and have one king-size bed and two Hollywood twins while three-bedroom villas have 457sqm with two king beds and one Hollywood twin. The enormous three bedroom villas (604sqm) can hold up to 12 guests and, like the other genres, offer MP3 players and free Wi-Fi as well as an endless list of facilities and amenities. The ensemble’s Restaurant Bite’s Café offers poolside dining (with children’s menu) along with regular themed events by night and guests can avail themselves of Thai cooking classes. The Resort also offers water sports, a nanny service and even a wedding chapel. Read More...
Some kilometres inland, At Panta is situated in a rustic area surrounded by grazing buffaloes. The resort essentially offers two radically different types of accommodation; modern rooms and suites and wooden Thai Villas both poolside and gardenside. A lush canal runs lazily through and around the resort and a freeform swimming pool along with a pool bar forms the nucleus. At Panta also offers a spa with a whirlpool, a Jacuzzi for four, a steam and sauna room and two private massage rooms with a selection of treatments. The resort’s Leelawadee Restaurant offers breakfast, all-day dining and themed nights while guests can avail themselves of shuttle buses to and from Bangtao Beach.
Deluxe, chic, elegant and tasteful, the Banyan Tree Phuket is a truly outstanding five-star collection of eight different categories of sumptuous villas, each beautifully located and full of surprises. Banyan Tree Phuket offers no less than a staggering 12 dining options, from an award-winning restaurant to dining while cruising on a boat through the verdant grounds, and the resort is noted for its delectable breakfast spreads. Laguna Phuket’s 18 hole, par-71 golf course is adjacent to the resort and rates in the Top Ten of Asia’s golf courses. As the pioneer of the tropical garden setting concept, the Banyan Tree Spa features pavilions which are re-creations of royal Thai salas. Read More...
Beachside and with cooling sea breezes, The Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket enjoys both lush and verdant grounds and an absolute beachfront location. A pleasing mix of traditional and modern, this resort enjoys many return guests and is as adept at welcoming couples as it is with singles and families. With access to many facilities, including health and fitness centres, spas, childcare centres and a championship 18-hole Laguna Phuket golf course, as well as award-winning restaurants and fabulous wine cellars guests will feel spoiled for choice. Suites, Guestrooms, Pool Villas, along with Beachfront Deluxe options and more are on offer here. Read More...
Laguna Beach Resort has accommodation ranging from Superior Rooms through an assortment of room types to the lush and deluxe Royal Siam Villa. The resort has four dining outlets that offer excellent and stylish international and local dishes as well as room service. The resort has over 30 sport-related activities at no extra cost so active guests will be in their element. Younger guests are also well looked after at the Kids’ Club where full daily activities take place for children aged 4-12 years old. Read More...
The Laguna Holiday Club features 79 generously spacious suites available in three room types ranging from 65-113sqm. All suites feature separate living and dining area, convenient and well fitted-out kitchens and luxurious furnishings. Resort amenities include a central freeform swimming pool with waterslide, a pool bar, restaurant, kid's club, game room, and internet access in every suite plus free wireless connection in the lobby area. Centrally located, Laguna Holiday Club affords access to a free shuttle bus constantly circulating in the large Laguna Complex grounds and use of other restaurants and facilities. Read More...
Some forty beautifully appointed residences ideal for family and group holidays and situated in opulent splendour. Choose from six well-equipped categories: Deluxe Suite Two-Bedrooms; Pool Suite Two-Bedrooms; Seaview Pool Suite Two-Bedrooms; Deluxe Suite Three-Bedrooms; Seaview Jacuzzi Penthouse, and Royal Jacuzzi Penthouse. Palm Kids is a small children’s activity centre where your little ones can spend educational as well as fun times. The Games Room is where a full-size snooker table, football table, and indoor mini-golf course are available for all ages and Moevenpick’s Fitness Centre is replete with state-of-the-art equipment. Read More...
All of the 419 beautifully appointed guestrooms and villas at Sheraton Grande Laguna provide touches of unadulterated luxury. Rooms are spacious with a touch of elegant opulence and the hotel is directly accessible to Bangtao Beach with further access to the excellent restaurants and facilities of other Laguna Complex resorts. In short, Sheraton is a deluxe option with top-range restaurants, live acts, award-winning spa facilities, a 323-metre meandering pool, a whole raft of water sports activities including expert scuba-diving instruction, bicycling in the surrounding area or simply lolling on beautiful Bangtao Beach and taking in the sun. Read More...
The Residence is made up of One- to Three-Bedroom Villas ranging from duplex-style villas with balconies, private pool and lush gardens to Luxury Villas with a living space of 400sqm. These villas come with views of the farmland of Bangtao Beach. They also have access to one of the best beaches in Phuket. Each villa features its own plunge pool and private space. A Villa manager will be on hand to assist you in any way possible and dining at The Residence is remarkably flexible and according to your every whim and need. A tranquil indoor and outdoor spa complex offers treatment from Thailand and around the world. Read More...