When it comes to the question of accommodation, you are spoiled for choice on Phuket. The long-standing holiday hotspot has some incredible places to stay, and at an affordable price. Take a look at our top five picks for Phuket hotels & villas as impressive as the views on the island!
1. Keemala Bird’s Next Pool Villas
These suspended thatched pods house infinity pools that stretch into the jungle canopy. Inside, you will find luxurious polished wood floors and a king size bed. Views of the turquoise sea at Kamala beach twinkle beyond the lush foliage. A truly boutique experience with great links into town.
2. The Naka Island, A Luxury Collection Resort and Spa
In a simply divine private island setting, the Naka Island Resort and Spa offers a tranquil sanctuary close to the main island of Phuket. A 10 minute speedboat ride form Ao Por Grand Marina finds modern villas with private pools nestled in the cosy tropical landscape. A world-class spa centre on site is sure to impress.
3. The Slate
A newcomer to the 5* luxury hotel scene on the island, The Slate, contrasts traditional Thai design with hyper modern spaces. Each room has its own individual charm and stand-alone bath tub. It is conveniently located less than a ten minute drive from Phuket airport, yet in a quiet setting.
4. Villa Amarapura at Cape Yamu
This seven bed contemporary villa is nestled in Phuket’s serene eastern coastline and boasts two infinity pools. Every room has a sea view and a circular stand-alone bath tub. Starlight chandeliers in the property’s atrium give a glamorous feel in the evenings and staff are on-hand to make your stay as enjoyable as possible.
5. Six Senses Ya Noi
With its own personal butler, Koh Yao Noi island’s Six Senses resort gives that little bit extra on your special holiday. Stunning views of Phang Nga bay abound in this peaceful 24 acre site. Outdoor showers allow you to connect to the tranquillity of nature from your room, just an hour’s speed boat ride from Phuket island.