The Budget Guide to Phuket

Everything You Need To Know to Travel Cheap in Phuket

A fantastic holiday on the beautiful Thai island of Phuket may seem like an impossible dream, way outside of your budget, but you might be surprised at just how cheap it can be. Phuket certainly has its luxury side, but it also has a great choice of cheap or free attractions, budget hotels and guesthouses, affordable eateries and discount shopping outlets. Even backpacking or travelling on a shoestring, it is perfectly possible to have a memorable time in Phuket.

While there is no denying that Phuket is one of the more expensive destinations in Thailand, this section presents some of the best ways to enjoy your stay without breaking the bank, including a wide selection of budget-friendly places to stay, great local restaurants, fun tours and attractions and even some general money-saving tips to help you keep the costs down.

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Cheap Things to Do in Phuket

  • 10 Best Cheap Tours in Phuket

    This list of the best cheap tours in Phuket proves that you don’t need to be a big spender to get the most out of

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  • 10 Tips for Saving Money in Phuket

    10 Tips for Saving Money in Phuket

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  • 10 cheap or free things to do in Phuket

    10 Cheap Things to Do in Phuket

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    5 Iconic Bangla Bars

    Patong’s nightlife along Soi Bangla is forever changing. But here are some of the longest-lasting and best Read More»

  • 5 Best Night Markets in Phuket

    5 Best Night Markets in Phuket

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  • Top 10 Cheap Hotels in Phuket

    Top 10 Cheap Hotels

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Cheap Foods in Phuket

Top 10 Best Local Thai Restaurants in Phuket

Top 10 Local Thai Restaurants

Discover 10 of the most popular local restaurants you can try during your holidays to give you a taste of local Read More...

6 Best Food Courts in Phuket

This list of the best food courts in Phuket gives you a choice of places to enjoy extremely cheap but safe and tasty Read More...

5 Great Phuket Markets

5 Great Phuket Fresh Markets

Fresh Markets are a very important aspect of Phuket and Thai social life. They not only provide basic elements for Read More...

Phuket Street Food

Phuket street food is among the tastiest and is certainly the cheapest way to experience genuine Thai cuisine. You would Read More...

Street Food and Hawker Food

Street and Hawker Food

Places to eat in Phuket vary from roadside noodle stalls, air-conditioned restaurants, open air restaurants with great Read More...

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Budget Transportation in Phuket

Driving in and around Phuket

Getting Around Phuket

Getting Around in Phuket is easy. Most of the beach resorts are small enough to walk around and most hotels are located Read More...

Phuket Local Bus

Phuket Local Bus

Phuket Local Beach Bus is the cheapest method of getting from Phuket Town to all the beaches around Phuket, whether it’s Read More...

Renting a Motorbike in Phuket

Everything you need to know about renting a scooter – from where to find them, what to look out and what to avoid. Read More...

Top 10 Cheap Hotels in Phuket

Top 10 Cheap Hotels

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10 Hotels Right on the Beach under US$100!

10 Hotels Right on the Beach under US$100!

Hotels right on the beach in Phuket are the most demanded accommodation, but the price for this luxury varies Read More...

Top 10 Guesthouses & Hostels in Phuket

Top 10 Guesthouses in Phuket

Guesthouses, hostels, bed & breakfast establishments and inns (whatever you call them) give an affordable option for Read More...

10 Best Cheap Hotels in Patong

10 Best Cheap Hotels in Patong

Our listing features 10 Patong hotels under US$50 per night. All of them are certainly rock bottom cheap yet feature Read More...

10 Best Cheap Hotels in Kata

With the great deals and discounts we can offer, you could find yourself saving money on stays in some of the town’s Read More...

10 Best Cheap Hotels in Karon

10 Best Cheap Hotels in Karon

This list of the 10 best cheap hotels in Karon is ideal for those who want to experience the best of this lovely, Read More...

10 Best Cheap Hotels in Kamala Beach

Our list of the 10 best cheap hotels in Kamala is ideal for those who want to visit this gorgeous, quiet beach in Read More...

10 Best Cheap Hotels in Bangtao Beach

10 Best Cheap Hotels in Bangtao Beach

The best cheap hotels in Bangtao Beach take full advantage of this beautiful region, which is perhaps best known for Read More...

10 Best Cheap Hotels in Phuket Town

Our list of the 10 best cheap hotels in Phuket Town is perfect for people travelling on a tight budget. Check out the Read More...

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