Phuket is a famous tourist destination in Thailand attracting an estimated two million people from all over the globe each year. Even the rich and famous love to take a holiday here when they get the chance.
This biggest island in the country offers child-friendly and world-class resorts plus lots of exciting activities to do all day and all night long. Take your pick from these budget-friendly to luxurious resorts we’re sharing here.
If you’re a backpacker or have just enough budget for your vacation, you may check in the five-storey Chinotel right in the heart of Phuket. It offers 24 rooms each with an air conditioning system, an LCD television, free internet access and mini bar. Chinotel is situated in a busy area making it a great choice if you love to observe the local life.
A great resort that’s not heavy on the pocket is the Ao Sane Bay located north of Nai Harn beach. You can stay at one of the bungalows here constructed on a hillside that features plenty of old and tall trees. For those who want more privacy, the deluxe pavilion rooms are best and these have private terraces as well.
Families on a holiday in Phuket can choose to stay at the Centara Grand West Sands. Situated adjacent to the Jungle Waterpark, guests here can enjoy discounts at the park or if you happen to be here from March to October, you can secure free passes to go there. The large rooms available can be your home away from home as it has a kitchen, dining area, living room and a washer/dryer.
Finally, for those who have more than enough budget, Sri Panwa is strongly recommended. This is situated in a unique setting, on the edge of the Cape Panwa peninsula. It offers an ambience that is young and hip and provides the privacy every visitor desires. There are many villas in place and for those who wish to hold a party, the five-bedroom pool villa (A5) is the best place to pick. The area measures 2,000 square meters and the best part is it has a fantastic view of the islands off the cape.
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