Time to introduce you to some of the most outstanding Phuket, Thailand hotels and resorts.
In Malay (local language), Phuket actually means hill. And there are plenty of beautiful hillside getaways around as well as spectacular beach resorts.
Whether you're by the beach, in the nearby jungle or snug up against a cliff-side, you are sure to enjoy better than average quality resorts. Some of the best in Asia.
The time you really want to avoid, unless you like monsoonal rains, is from May until october. Otherwise expect warm to hot beach weather.
The peak season is from November through to March when the weather is cooler and the humidity drops.
Phuket is one of the best places to visit in Thailand. With its beautiful beaches and laid-back lifestyle, it offers travelers an amazing experience. The city has a vibrant nightlife and many things to do during the day or evening hours.
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These hotels and resorts have been chosen because of the outstanding contribution they make to the Phuket luxury accommodation landscape.
They all don't cost the earth to stay at although many of them do and you may find rates surprising, especially in the dry season.
While most areas of Phuket are friendly and welcoming some of the seedier nightlife activities may turn people off (especially families) around Patong.
Note: You will need to take extra flights or a ferry if you intend to stay in some of the areas used for marketing Phuket. See resorts in Koh Phi Phi here.
To begin, you may like to see the Top 25 Phuket Resort Deals with Reviews on TripAdvisor
Phuket is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Thailand. It is a tropical island with white sand beaches and clear blue water. It is also considered to be one of the top beach destinations in Asia.
Some of the best Phuket beach resorts are located on Phi Phi Island, which is about 45 minutes away from the main island but we have a review on those seperately. The resorts are all luxurious and have been built around natural beauty to offer guests a unique experience.
Phuket has more than 100 beaches along its coast, some of which are famous for their stunning views and water quality while others are less crowded and less developed.
The Andara Resort Villas is a Phuket, Thailand hotel-resort is near the beach, close to Laem Singh Beach and Surin Beach. It's a five star resort with a private beach, tennis courts, a health club, a fantastic outdoor pool, and a spa tub. The onsite spa, poolside bar and a complimentary breakfast each morning add to the relaxed atmosphere
Reviews for this resort are near perfect!
Get more information and see the latest special offers and reviews for Andara Resort Villas.
Located on the Andaman Sea, this resort has received many accolades from travel magazines. It's very secluded and a great spot for romance. It's 20 minutes from the airport. The spa provides massages, beauty and body treatments.
There's an 18-hole golf course with a driving range and putting greens. Other facilities include a lap pool, free-form pool, sailing, wind-surfing, canoeing, business centre, library and a leading corporate training facility.
There are 7 restaurants and bars. They serve traditional Thai, American and Mediterranean cuisine as well as great seafood.
is in 150 villas
spread out along a saltwater lagoon and sandy beaches.
Each one has a kind-size bed, an open-air sunken bath and a private
If you're traveling with your family, the two-bedroom DoublePool Villa will work well. It fits 4 people, has 2 private pools and a dining patio.
Reviewers note that this is a fantastic spot for a honeymoon. It is said to have the best spa in Phuket just note that there is no beach here. Those who have stayed in the Double Pool Villa say it was worth the money. There are sometimes a few flaws but mostly it's fantastic.
This Phuket five star resort is situated near the beach, close to Patong Beach and Bangla Night Street. As one of our featured Phuket Thailand Hotels it features a health club, an outdoor pool, a steam room, fitness facility, and a luxury pool. The spa offers massage and treatment rooms, facial treatments, body treatments, and beauty services. Complimentary wireless Internet access, DVD players, and iPod docking stations make life comfortable.
Reviews are excellent here.
See the latest special offers and reviews for Paresa Resort.
This five star Phuket spa resort is close to Batok Beach. It features an awesome outdoor pool, a spa tub, and a fitness facility. The onsite spa offers massage and treatment rooms and beauty services. The Racha has 3 restaurants, a bar/lounge, and a poolside bar. Childcare is also available.
Guestrooms are luxurious and have DVD players, air conditioning,
and coffee/tea makers. Complimentary bottled water is provided. Reviews from past guests are excellent here.
More information and the latest special offers and reviews for The Rancha.
(Formerly the Sheraton Grande Laguna Phuket)
Angsana Resort is situated near the beach, close to Bang Tao Beach. This four star + resort features a tennis courts, an outdoor pool, a sauna, a fitness facility, and a children's pool. Massage and treatment rooms, business amenities, a restaurant, a bar/lounge, and a poolside bar, 24 hour room service is available and free movie channels all help you believe it is really above it's four star rating.
Get more information and see the latest special offers and reviews for Angsana Resort Phuket.
Twimpalms is another of the great five star Phuket Thailand hotels. It's near the beach, close to Laem Singh Beach and Surin Beach and has an outdoor pool, complimentary breakfast, 24 hour room service and staff can arrange wedding services.
Reviews are excellent here.
See special offers and reviews and get more information for Twinpalms Phuket.
This large city center 4 star resort is close to Bangla Night Street and Patong Beach. It features 4 restaurants, a health club, a fitness facility, and 4 pools including a children's pool. An onsite spa at this property offers massage and treatment rooms and beauty services and there is a business amenity. 24 hour room service is available.
Family friendly highlights include specially designed and decorated kids beds, childrens pool, free kids club, and kids room pictured above.
Reviews here are great.
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