Popular Phuket: 8 Places To Stay In Kata Beach - Updated 2023

Popular Phuket: 8 Places To Stay In Kata Beach - Updated 2023
Nur Dini
Nur Dini 
| 4 min read

Located in western Phuket, Kata Beach attracts visitors year-round for its clear waters and the white sand on its shores. In Kata beach, you can enjoy many water and beach activities such as surfing and beach volleyball. Although the beach is lined by many hotels and villas, there are also many other activities you can do out of the water such as playing mini golf and taking cooking classes. The island also boasts a coral reef located near the beach for you to explore!

It’s not all just about the swimming and tanning though. Kata also boasts other landmarks and exciting activities such as mini-golf and there are many classes to attend such as yoga and fruit-picking. Here are some accommodations for you to consider when planning your next holiday to Phuket!

1. The Shore at Kathani (from USD 605)

This adult-only hotel is especially appealing for couples. Located a mere 2 minute walk from the beach, guests can spend their days lounging in the sand and sea and enjoy a beautiful sunset view from the on-site restaurant, the Harbour, after a day on the beach. Make sure to also catch the beautiful sunrise from your terrace and head out to the infinity pool for a quick swim before breakfast! The Harbour also has a variety of cuisines on their menu, such as an American breakfast, and their on-site bar, the Lighthouse, serves a range of cocktails and fruit juices.

If you need a break from the beach and sea, the hotel also conducts a number of interesting lessons ranging from fruit picking to yoga and aqua aerobics, so you will never find yourselves getting bored in the hotel. They also have a library and a tennis court for you to use.

The Shore At Katathani - Adult Only - SHA Extra Plus

Wifi Available

Address: 14 Kata Noi Road, Muang, Phuket

Parking Restaurant Room service Bar 24-hour front desk Tennis court Fitness centre Garden

2. Nook Dee Boutique Resort, Kata Beach by Andacura (from USD 80)

Located 640 metres (about 2,000 ft) from the beach, guests can enjoy a day of tanning and water activities. Shuttle buses to the beach are provided hourly. The hotel also provides beach-specific accessories such as beach bags and umbrellas for your convenience. It is also said that the view of the sunset from their outdoor infinity pool is spectacular, so make sure not to miss it!

For outdoor and adventure lovers, the hotel is located close to the Kok Chang Elephant Safari Trek where you can ride on the back of majestic elephants whilst enjoying the ocean view.

The Sea Galleri by Katathani - SHA Plus

Wifi Available

Address: 216/9 Koktanod Road (Kata-Saiyuan), Kata Beach, T. Karon, A. Muang, Phuket

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Fitness centre Garden

3. Tammy's Dream Villa (from USD 1200)

If you are looking for something more elegant, this luxury seafront villa is set on a vast, privately owned 1,600 square metres (17,222.26 square feet) of land. Able to house 12 guests and fully staffed with a chef and maid service, this villa is perfect if you are travelling in a big group or if you have a large family.

Located 20 meters (65.6 ft) above sea on the headland of Kata Beach, this true villa of dreams offers a panoramic view of the Andaman Sea and a beautiful sunset to enjoy with your family. The villa also has its own private gym, a children’s playroom, both outdoor and indoor lounges, a swimming pool, hot tub, and kids’ paddling pool.

Mueang Phuket, Phuket, Thailand
51 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire villa 7 Beds 12 Guests 6 Bedrooms 6 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
pool - very nice and saltwater-based
the food prepared at the villa is superb fresh clean consistent and delicious
the house is clean service is perfect the location is good
the air conditioning works wonderfully cleanlinessvery clean
joe and his staff made us feel right at home and took amazing care of us
is friendly kind and very helpful
and wow it is good the on-site staff can make authentic thai taste
the staff are wonderful and provide excellent food at extremely reasonable cost
khun m is very friendly and knows many places to go
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4. Orchidacea Resort (from USD 51)

Orchidacea Resort prides itself on the orchids that are grown on-site and surround the resort grounds. Resting atop a hill, this resort provides breathtaking views of the Andaman Sea. Enjoy the outdoor pool with drinks from the on-site bar, the Papillo Pool Bar, and bask in the songs performed by the live band. The hotel boasts an impressive number of restaurants serving a variety of dishes.

The resort is a 5 minute walk to Kata Beach and the village centre.

Orchidacea Resort - Kata Beach

Wifi Available

Address: 210 Khoktanod rd. Kata Beach, Phuket

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Fitness centre Garden

5. Metadee Resort & Villas (from USD 102)

Metadee Resort and Villas is conveniently located a 6 minute walk away from the beach so you do not have to walk far to have some beach fun! The resort also boasts a grand outdoor landscape pool with spray jets and private pools for each room. The rooms also come furnished with a canopy bed and hot-tubs.

Besides the water facilities, the resort also has a well-equipped fitness center that can be found surrounded by lush greenery, unlike a normal gym. Guests can also enjoy the vibrant nightlife at Soi Bangla, which is a mere 15 minute drive from the resort. If you prefer to stay in for dinner, the hotel’s on-site restaurant, Himmphan Restaurant, serves seafood, Western, and Asian options.

Metadee Concept Hotel

Wifi Available

Address: 66 Kata Road, T.Karon A.Muang Phuket

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Sauna Fitness centre

6. Dimitri's Bungalow

This residence is a complex of beach villas where each villa comes with a fantastic beach view and its own infinity pool. The villas are also located a mere 50 metres (164 ft) from the beach for you to conveniently enjoy the sand and surf. Guests can also enjoy an array of beach restaurants to choose from for your meals.

Although it is located close to the beach, the bungalow allows for privacy as it is located on the headland and away from traffic. This quaint and clean bungalow is perfect for you to enjoy a quiet beach holiday as a couple.

112 reviews  Wifi Available
Room in boutique hotel 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
view from the balcony and pool were outstanding
beautiful views and comfortable room
good size room cold ac
great pool with a view
the place itself is breathtaking views with privacy and pool with an unmatched view
the place was very clean and nice
the accomodation was great and very clean
clean and spacious room however the toilet flush was making noises
easy check in clean place great over all
lovely big room very clean just like the picture
the staff kindly switched our room
the staff was able to help accommodate us by allowing us to use another bungalow to get ready
the rest of the staff was very nice and friendly
first off - the staff working here are excellent and very kind
low key reception but dimitris is a great host who can be contacted easily via messaging
the location and pool are stunning
we really enjoyed the location
this place was in a location that we really liked
nice bungalow great pool great location
location is perfect right by the beach and many restaurants
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7. Ozone Condotel Kata Beach (from USD 23)

The Ozone Condotel is a fully furnished apartment with kitchenette and a sun terrace. The building also boasts an outdoor pool and is perfect for couples and families seeking a no-frills stay in the vicinity of Kata Beach.

The Ozone Condotel is also stone’s throw away from other landmarks such as the Dino Park Mini Golf, a dinosaur themed mini-golf arena that can be enjoyed by children and adults. Other nearby landmarks include the Go-Kart Speedway and Big Buddha.

8. Blue Pearl Kata Hotel

This nautical themed boutique hotel has an adorable interior, perfect for your Instagram photos. The Superior Room for two comes with free breakfast and is nicely furnished with a comfortable bed and other essentials. Guests also get access to the hotel’s Wi-Fi.

The Blue Pearl Kata Hotel is conveniently located 5 minutes away from the beach and serves a six-course breakfasts every day. Guests can also choose to grab breakfast or their other meals at the many other bars and restaurants on the beach.

Karon, Phuket, Thailand
22 reviews
Room in boutique hotel 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed was incredibly comfortable
the room was great cozy bed a/c brand new and clean bathroom
the bedroom really clean and accommodating
the hotel was nicely decorated and actually pretty clean too
it's quiet clean bright comfortable and very relaxing
there are 2 pools very clean on the rooftop
if you want a clean quiet place close to the beach this your spot
the staff was very helpful and kind
the staff is friendly helpful and always cheerful
the staff are really friendly and very helpful
breakfast was great staff was always ready to help
very nice hotel with a friendly welcoming atmosphere
good location and great breakfast
awesome little hotel and great location
close to everything great breakfast clean room and good value
this economical boutique hotel is the perfect place to stay in kata
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Get your swim gear ready!

From luxury villas to fuss-free rooms, Kata Beach hosts a plethora of accommodations for you to choose from — all within a short distance from the beach. So, make sure to get your swim gear and sun lotion ready for your next beach holiday!

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