Phuket is one of Southeast Asia’s most popular tourist destinations. Located just off the western coast of Thailand, it’s a great tropical getaway spot for your next vacation as it is now open for international tourism amid the pandemic. But where does one stay for an outstanding five-star experience in this sun-soaked paradise?
Read on to see our list of the top 10 luxury resorts for a dream vacation in Phuket! From top-notch amenities to opulent rooms, they have it all for the perfect stay. These hotels and resorts are certified SHA Plus accommodations allowed to operate during the pandemic.
JW Marriott Phuket Resort and Spa
Boasting sumptuous guest rooms and suites – many with their own private plunge pool – the resort comes with three beautiful pools and a full-service spa. Enjoy a massage, work out, or simply enjoy a cup of tea with a view of the sea. Its prime location means visitors are just a hop and a skip away from spots such as the Royal Phuket Marina and Phang Na Bay. Check rates and availability
InterContinental Phuket Resort
Choose from a lagoon, mountain, or ocean view from your room in this luxe resort! The InterContinental also has multiple stunning pools for a dip any time of the day, but we suggest that you bask in the stunning Andaman Sea’s atmosphere from the comfort of its infinity edge pool. It also has a full spa and fitness center and several delicious dining options, ensuring comfort at every minute of your stay! Check rates and availability
The Naka Island, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa
Guests who crave privacy will love The Naka Island, where you can enjoy a tranquil getaway on a private island just off Phuket’s gorgeous coast. Treat yourself to a yummy meal at any of the resort’s three restaurants, or sip on cocktails while you enjoy a view of the limestone cliffs. Whatever you decide to do, it’s going to happen in this place that feels like you’ve finally gotten away from it all! Check rates and availability
Tired of mingling with other tourists? Keemala is the place for you – a small luxury resort where each villa comes with its own private pool, set right in the heart of the lush tropical jungle. It has a more relaxed feel compared to other five-star properties in Phuket, yet it is just as opulent with full spa services, quick access to beautiful Patong Beach, and numerous activities like Pilates and Tai Chi. Check rates and availability
Banyan Tree Phuket
Found in Bang Tao Beach, Banyan Tree Phuket is nestled in a gated community and has a lovely lagoon located in its center. Book a villa for your next vacation and swim in a private pool, or enjoy a game of golf on its verdant courses. With private house cars and butler service, visitors will feel especially pampered. Check rates and availability
Renaissance Phuket Resort & Spa
Lounge in the Renaissance’s modern, clean suites – we highly recommend that you book one of their beachfront villas! You can dive into their oceanfront pool or enjoy a private plunge pool if it comes with the option you booked. Delicious Thai food and pampering spa treatments await! Check rates and availability
Tucked away in Emerald Bay, the luxe Rosewood Phuket is best known for Asaya, its guided holistic concept for a journey to wellness. Enjoy multiple culinary options, pavilions with ocean views, and multiple activities such as cooking classes, Muay Thai boxing, and private dining. Idyllic beach surroundings and top-notch amenities? Sign us up! Check rates and availability