Imagine waking up to the sound of the waves, looking out the window of your large, comfortable room and seeing waves crashing on the cliffs, or lapping the shores of a white sandy beach. Picture yourself enjoying the tranquility of a private pool or garden while sitting on a deckchair with your loved one. Envisage spending your honeymoon, or a romantic break in Thailand’s Phuket. It is an island made for lovers. Go on a date with your special someone, treat them to the most romantic restaurants or try the best street food in town. If you are curious about where to stay in Phuket, look at the below list of some of the best hotels for couples, and choose your ideal romantic holiday hotel.
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The Naka Island is a perfect destination for couples. It is probably one of the most romantic hotels around Phuket. The hotel organises special romantic dinners for two. You can dine alone under a beautiful canopy overlooking Phang Nga Bay, enjoying the sounds of the waves while eating a delicious 4-course meal.
Stay in one of the spacious and elegantly designed rooms or suites at Andaman Cannacia Resort & Spa for a great break. The honeymoon suite has a private terrace with a hot tub, and the views from there are just breathtaking. The hotel also organises weddings.
From the resort, it’s a 20-minute drive to Patong Beach and 30 minutes to Phuket Town. But if you don’t feel like taking the trip, no worries. Indulge in the many amenities offered by the resort. Pamper yourself with traditional Thai massage, floral baths and herbal body wraps. Keep your mind and body in tune with outdoor yoga classes or workout at the gym.
This beautiful resort offers a wide variety of private villas, from 1-bedroom to 4-bedrooms, making it suitable for a romantic getaway for two to a party break for 8 - 10 people. You won’t get bored at The Bell Pool Villa Resort Phuket with the wide variety of activities to choose from. You can take a cooking class, do some yoga, go island hopping, or visit the local temples.
The local grocery and a convenience store are just a stone’s throw away and the resort provides free shuttle service to nearby beaches. A word of caution, though. Guests just cannot stop raving about the excellent service, the gracious hospitality and the friendliness of the resort’s staff. You might end up not wanting to leave!
Trisara is chosen by hundreds of couples as their wedding venue every year. It is a picture-perfect hotel with amazing views over the ocean and a private beach. Members of staff are attentive and will make sure that your stay at Trisara is special, whether you are on a romantic break, or are spending your wedding day there.
But even if you don’t intend to tie the knot any time soon Trisara is still a top destination for your Phuket holiday. Sweat it out in the fitness and sports facilities or try out the various watersports out by the beaches. Enjoy grilled seafood at the outdoor restaurant or beverages and light snacks at the bar.
The Mangosteen Resort & Spa has 41 private villas spread over 3 hectares of tropical gardens. The hotel only allows its members to bring children, making it almost a child-free resort. They also don’t accept organised groups, so peace and quiet is guaranteed. It is also the only resort on the island, which has an Ayurveda Doctor on site. Combine your romantic stay with some health and beauty treatments under professional supervision.
Mangosteen Ayurveda & Wellness Resort
Address: 99/4 Moo 7, Soi Mangosteen, Rawai Phuket 83130 Thailand
Adult only Shuttle service (additional charge) Fax/photocopying VIP room facilities Restaurant WiFi available in all areas Pool bar Non-smoking throughout
Horizon Patong Beach Resort offers large, spacious rooms with modern comfort, while still providing the ambience of Thailand. It is located in the heart of Patong. Once you step out of the resort, you have everything you need close to hand. The beach is just across the road and there are 2 pools for you to enjoy. Additionally, the resort often has special offers for couples on a romantic break.
Besides its perfect location, Horizon Patong Beach Resort has also received consistent acclaim for the quality of its service and the friendliness of its staff. Add to these the sumptuous breakfast fare and the diverse culinary experience offered by local restaurants and you have all you need for an unforgettable holiday.
Horizon Patong Beach Resort and Spa
Address: 64/39 Thaweewong Rd., Soi Kebsup Phuket Kathu Phuket 83150, Thailand (see map)
Price: 57 USD to 189 USD
Contact: +66 76 292 526
All rooms at this charming resort have balconies with a sea view. The decor was inspired by traditional Thai arts and crafts, which gives rooms a nice, cosy feel. The hotel is quite far away from bars, restaurants and shops. However, if you are looking for an escape from it all, Chanalai Garden Resort might be perfect for you. You won’t go hungry though, with a great choice of onsite restaurants and bars.
The rooms at Diamond Cliff Resort and Spa are comfortable and clean, and some have even an indoor hot tub. A quiet beach is just across from the hotel. It is safe for swimming and perfect for relaxing. If you are looking to treat yourself and your loved one, the hotel offers spa packages with aromatherapy massages and reflexology.
Diamond Cliff Resort & Spa
Address: 284 Prabaramee Road, Patong Beach, Kathu
All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized Free parking Shuttle service (additional charge) Hot tub On-site parking Shallow end Non-smoking rooms Spa and wellness centre
Experience romance like nowhere else at Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket. The special Honeymoon Suite will provide a romantic vibe, with complimentary bottles of champagne, flowers, strawberries, chocolates and breakfast in bed. An offer for couples allows you to choose between either a romantic lover’s dinner or a 60-minute joint massage (one per stay).
Compared to the other resorts on the island, La Flora Resort Patong is quite small. It only has 67 rooms, suites, and villas, making it an intimate place for couples to stay. The resort is close to all of Patong’s necessary amenities. After a day of sightseeing or shopping, you can use the hotel’s relaxing spa facilities.
Outrigger Laguna Phuket Beach Resort, with its 3 restaurants and swimming pool, will ensure that your stay to be unforgettable. For the most romantic dinner, go to the Edgewater Restaurant where you can dine almost right on the beach.
Paresa offers luxury private villas and suites. One of the more extraordinary things that the hotel does is organising different dining experiences; delight in the Rubber Farmer’s Hut Dinner in the Thai jungle, dine alongside a romantic pool, or enjoy a tasty seafood barbecue on the beach. Choose one of the best places to stay in Phuket, Thailand for your next romantic getaway.
The Grand Mercure Phuket Patong accepts couples as well as families with kids. However, if you need peace and quiet, the staff will make sure that you are placed in a room far away from screaming children. Go for the one bedroom pool villa if you are looking for some extra luxury during your holiday.
At Anantara Phuket Villas, you can relish lots of privacy. There are 91 villas with private pools scattered along Mai Khao Beach, which is one of the best areas to stay in Phuket for couples. There is enough distance between them though, so you are not disturbed.
Sawasdee Village is the ultimate romantic resort. You can enjoy beautiful and delicious candlelit dinners before retreating to one of the best Phuket accommodations. Rooms are decorated with Thai, Moroccan and Arabian motifs and equipped with king-size beds.
This resort is so beautiful, it’s even been featured on the television show of ‘Malaysia’s Most Favourite Interior Designer’, Eric Leong!
Hyatt is a well-known brand of hotels and resorts. Their Phuket branch, the Hyatt Regency Phuket Resort, is a large complex. You will find the complete luxury of a 5-star hotel, romantic dining options, and many activities to fill up your days. Indulge in one of the special spa treatments inspired by the ‘sea gypsies’ (chao lair).
Surrounded by palm trees, the Banyan Tree Phuket is most certainly an eye-catcher. It’s here that you can live in your own villa, and enjoy the luxury of a private pool right at your doorstep! Get lost in the beauty of exquisite Thai artwork and intricate woodwork, and indulge in a massage after a day at the beach.
The Village Coconut Island is located on the east coast of Phuket and offers everything you need for a relaxing holiday. Tropical gardens, a private beachfront, and traditional Thai healing rituals at the spa will make your honeymoon a treat!
Kata Beach Resort & Spa is located at Phuket’s hot spot of Patong Beach, on the west coast of the island. The famous Walking Street, with nightclubs and bars, is not far away; making this resort an ideal choice for night owls on a glitzy honeymoon!
Avista Phuket Resort and Spa is well known for its romantic ambience. That’s why so many couples choose it for their wedding venue, or honeymoon destination. The hotel overlooks the twin bays and lush forest. Guests can enjoy beautiful pools and admire sunsets from the comfort of luxurious lounges.
This resort caters for both families and couples. However, you can be sure that no one will spoil your romantic break as families stay at the other end of the resort. Kamala Beach Resort is located directly on the beach, but it can take a while to walk there as the resort is quite big. It is very close to local markets and food outlets. If you don’t feel brave enough to try the local specialities from food carts, the hotel offers all-inclusive packages.
Only a short speedboat ride away from Phuket’s main island, this smaller island will make your romantic break extra-special. Koh Yao Yai Village is a beautiful yet affordable resort, decorated in a Thai style with a modern twist. Relax by the 700 square metre pool, have a massage at the spa, or take a trip in a small boat to watch the sunset away from the tourist crowd.
The Maikhao Dream Villa Resort & Spa is perfect for a romantic getaway in Thailand. A beautiful beach awaits you just outside the resort and the crystal clear waters will make you feel like you are in paradise. To top it all off, you should also make use of the extensive spa treatments inside the resort.
The rooms at the Thavorn Beach Village & Spa have been created with honeymooners in mind. There are two honeymoon suites with a hot tub and two with easy pool access. Each of the rooms includes a large king-size bed and is decorated in a traditional Thai style with marble and teak wood.
Thavorn Palm Beach Resort Phuket (SHA Plus+)
Address: 311 Patak Road, Karon Beach, Amphur Muang, Karon, Phuket, Thailand, 83100
ATM/cash machine on site Water slide Meeting/banquet facilities Kids' club Free WiFi Ironing service 24-hour security Dry cleaning
A great hotel for those who, as well as spending a lot of time together, would like to have clubs and other entertainment nearby. Impiana Resort Patong is located at the beach, but also really close to the bustle of Bangla Road. Rooms are decorated in warm brown and creamy colours, creating a romantic and cosy atmosphere for you to enjoy.
The Palmery Resort and Spa is slightly away from the main beaches, but it guarantees a relaxing stay. Not only are the rooms are clean and modern, they also come at a good deal! Most of them also have direct access to the pool and a private garden, making them perfect for a getaway with a loved one.
When booking with the Swissotel Resort Phuket, you need to bear in mind that it has a kids’ club, so your romantic stay might be disturbed by playing children. However, do not get discouraged right away. The hotel offers over 180 stylishly modern suites in a beautiful, tranquil setting, perfect for honeymooners.
Looking for something with a twist? B-Lay Tong Phuket has everything that a good resort should have: spa packages, a swimming pool, deluxe rooms, bars, restaurants, and more. What is different about it is the decor – each room is decorated in its own way, with modern, eclectic and colourful art. The hotel serves mostly couples, so you are guaranteed a relaxing stay.
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Enjoy your own plunge pool and a private terrace at Manathai Surin Phuket. The suites and rooms ensure a quiet, romantic, and peaceful stay, in complete privacy. If you would like to add something special to your holiday, the hotel can organise sunset cruises or trips to other nearby islands.
This lovely resort is located on a hill overlooking Surin Beach. The rooms at The Quarter Phuket are extra large, probably larger than at any other resort on Phuket. Choose between a bedroom with an en suite bathroom, a two-bedroom duplex suite with a hot tub, or a large three-bedroom villa.
The Quarter Resort Phuket
Address: 92/5, Moo 3 Cherng Talay sub-district,
Your perfect romantic break in Phuket
Phuket is one of the most popular holiday destinations in Thailand. It offers everything you might want: white sandy beaches, crystal clear waters, and lots of activities. It is also a really romantic island. Because it is a large island, luxury resorts don’t overcrowd the area; it is still possible to have a romantic break in Phuket. Finding a perfect place for a honeymoon, wedding, or just a romantic getaway for two is not difficult. However, it is hard to choose the best place. If you have spent time reading the above descriptions and looking through the photos, you should have an idea of where to stay in Phuket for couples. Enjoy your holiday. Let Phuket make your romantic break even more special!
Frequently asked questions about where to stay in Phuket
1. Which hotels in Phuket have free parking?
2. Which hotels in Phuket offer gyms?
Mangosteen Ayurveda & Wellness Resort, Diamond Cliff Resort & Spa, The Naka Island - A Luxury Collection Resort & Spa, and Thavorn Palm Beach Resort Phuket are some of the hotels in Phuket that have gyms.
3. Which hotels in Phuket are good for families?
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