Phuket Hotels

Boutique and Design Hotels and Resorts in Phuket. Escaping Patong to quieter parts of North Phuket and surrounding Phang Nga Islands.

Anantara Vacation Club: An Andaman Escape

For the first half of this month we travelled almost 10,000 km overland through Japan. The latter we spent in the most basic regions of rural Thailand. I think, if ever we deserved a break, it was now. Following a quick stopover in Bangkok we arrive to Phuket just in time for the midday heat …

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Ocean View Villas at Santhiya Koh Yao Yai (South Thailand)

On our escape to Koh Yao Yai we stay at a number of resorts and without a doubt Santhiya Koh Yao Yai is the best of them, by a long way. While paying above our usual budget we are happy to go the extra and yes we are rewarded. Santhiya exceeds all expectations, the pool …

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The Village Coconut Island (Phuket)

Today we are at the Village Coconut Island Resort in Phuket. A contrasting change from our boutique hideaway experience at Sala Phuket Resort. From one side of luxury to the next. While previous days were spent in privacy and seclusion we are now on a resort island with excitement and activities at our finger tips. …

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Pool Villas at Sala Phuket Resort

Despite being well travelled in Thailand this was our first visit to Phuket. The reason? We can’t afford it. A visit to Phuket must be done in luxury. Fancy resort, secluded beach and away from the ugliness of mass tourism. For this reason Phuket is not a backpacker or budget travel destination. You can try …

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