Best Beach Hotels in Phuket

We’ve filtered out the noise and surfaced the best beach hotels in Phuket for you below. Bon voyage!

Sarah, Travel Blogger

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Beautiful sea views and 5-star beachfront living with private pools are offered at The Shore At Katathani, a luxurious… See more

Beautiful sea views and 5-star beachfront living with private pools are offered at The Shore At Katathani, a luxurious resort along Kata Noi Beach. This adult-only hotel has a main infinity pool, pampering spa and free WiFi.

Fitted with stylish wooden flooring, air-conditioned villas feature large clear glass doors which open up to a private sundeck. A flat-screen TV, minibar and bathroom with bathtub are available in all villas.

The Shore At Katathani is a 20-minute drive from Patong Beach and a 50-minute drive from Phuket International Airport. Airport transfers are provided at an extra charge.

The resort conducts lessons such as fruit-picking, yoga and aqua aerobics. Serenity Spa features relaxing body massage, while the tour desk can help to arrange day trips.

Offering delightful sunset views, The Harbour serves a variety of international cuisine and American breakfast. Cocktails and fresh fruit juice can be enjoyed at The Lighthouse.

Rooms from $439

The Surin Phuket - SHA Extra Plus

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Rated 9.4 in 386 reviews

The Surin Phuket offers a tropical getaway on Pansea Beach’s white sands. This beachfront property offers cottage-style… See more

The Surin Phuket offers a tropical getaway on Pansea Beach’s white sands. This beachfront property offers cottage-style accommodation surrounded by coconut trees. It features an outdoor pool and a spa. Guests enjoy free welcome drink and complimentary use of non-motorized sport facilities.

Our hotel’s design is classy and elegant. Built into the tropical bay and verdant environment, while no elevators are installed, guests can appreciate the nature through a series of stairs and walkways that connect the resort

Patong’s vibrant nightlife is a 30-minute drive from the hotel. Phuket Town is a 40-minute drive away.

Rooms come with spacious outdoor lounge areas with garden and beach views. Amenities include a satellite TV.

Guests can try various water sports.

The sundeck on the beach offers a beautiful view of the Andaman Sea, especially at sunset.

The hotel’s dining outlets offer Thai, Western and Asian menus. Barbecue and seafood specialities are also available.

Rooms from $226

SALA Phuket Mai Khao Beach Resort

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Rated 8.9 in 662 reviews

Situated along quiet Mai Khao Beach, SALA Phuket Resort features lush garden, 2 beachfront pools and villas with private… See more

Situated along quiet Mai Khao Beach, SALA Phuket Resort features lush garden, 2 beachfront pools and villas with private pools and sundecks. A spa with sauna and steam bath facilities is offered.

SALA Phuket Resort & Spa is a 20-minute drive from Phuket International Airport. The scenic Phang Nga Bay is a 25-minute ride away.

SALA’s rooms and villas offer flat-screen cable TVs and DVD players. Its villas offer outdoor bathrooms with free-standing tubs overlooking the pool. Free Wi-Fi is provided.

SALA Spa features 3 beachfront massage terraces which provide respite for tired bodies. A gym is available for fitness-conscious guests.

SALA Phuket offers rooftop dining featuring panoramic beach views. Seafood, international and Thai cuisine is served. Guests can sip cocktails and wines at the beachbar and lobby bar while soaking in the calming atmosphere.

Rooms from $175

Perched atop Cape Panwa, the luxurious Sri Panwa Phuket spreads over 40 acres of tropical rainforest. With views of the… See more

Perched atop Cape Panwa, the luxurious Sri Panwa Phuket spreads over 40 acres of tropical rainforest. With views of the Andaman Sea, it offers modern villas with a private infinity pool and free minibar. Pampering spa services and 2 tennis courts are available. Guests enjoy a free kayak and snorkelling in front of the hotel beach. There is a free steam and sauna available for guests.

Stylish and spacious, air-conditioned villas enjoy beautiful ocean views from its outdoor sun deck and through its large glass walls. An espresso machine, flat-screen TV and iPod with music are included. Attached bathrooms come with a bathtub and hairdryer.

Enjoying a secluded and quiet location, Sri Panwa Phuket is 42 km from Phuket International Airport. It is 320 metres from the Phuket Aquarium and 4.6 km from Khaokhad View Tower.

Cool Spa provides relaxing traditional Thai massage. For a refreshing workout, guests can swim at the resort's 2 main pools, exercise at the gym or take a boxing lesson. Island day trips and bicycle rentals can also be arranged at the tour desk.

Baba Pool Club features 3 dining options, including fusion Thai-Western dishes, Asian hot pot and seafood barbecue. Stylish partying can be enjoyed at Baba88 Discotheque, with its international DJs and premium bar.

Rooms from $318

Amatara Welleisure Resort

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Rated 8.7 in 1171 reviews

Amatara Welleisure Resort offers luxurious accommodation, equipped with a private balcony, and wellness offering. True… See more

Amatara Welleisure Resort offers luxurious accommodation, equipped with a private balcony, and wellness offering.

True to its name, Amatara, Thailand’s premium destination spa, provides you everlasting moments and an experience like no other. Located at the majestic Cape Panwa, Amatara offers guests Asia’s best coastal view in Phuket. Surround yourself with the calming tranquility of Andaman’s blue seas and endless skies with the 180 degree sea view available only at Amatara.

Each of Amatara’s rooms & villas features the timeless designed spacious space for your utmost comfort with its private balcony facing the sea views. Amatara offers the guests with the spacious and stunningly-designed 22 pavilions and 48 suites that set a new standard in a destination worth a visit.

Amatara Welleisure Resort offers all-inclusive wellness retreat programs. These combine accommodation, healthy and nutritional food, along with the carefully designed and personalised wellness and leisure activities.

Rooms from $192

Pullman Phuket Arcadia Naithon Beach

Rated 8.9 in 2215 reviews

Perched on the headland overlooking the Andaman Sea with direct access to Naithon Beach, Pullman Phuket Arcadia Naithon… See more

Perched on the headland overlooking the Andaman Sea with direct access to Naithon Beach, Pullman Phuket Arcadia Naithon Beach Naithon Beach offers guests a tranquil and relaxing getaway. Featuring a spa centre, this luxurious resort boasts 2 outdoor pools, a children's pool and a a gym. Guests can head to any of the 3 bars, bakery or 2 restaurants on-site.

The property is a 10-minute drive from Phuket International Airport, a 12-minute drive from Splash Jungle and a 15-minute drive from Blue Canyon Golf Course and Laguna Golf Course. It is a 30-minute drive from Big Buddha and Royal Phuket Marina. Central Festival Department Store and Patong Beach are a 40-minute drive away, while Phuket Aquarium is a 45-minute drive away.

Soundproof rooms at Pullman Phuket Arcadia Naithon Beach are stylishly furnished with contemporary décor. Each one comes equipped with a balcony, a flat-screen cable/satellite TV and an iPod docking station. It has a seating area, a coffee machine and a minibar. Free toiletries are included in an en suite bathroom with a separate bathtub and rain shower.

Staff at the 24-hour front desk can assist guests with currency exchange, luggage storage and laundry. The hotel also has meeting facilities, a library and a business centre. Other services include a shuttle service and a tour desk.

Guests can enjoy a variety of international dishes at the restaurant. In-room dining option is available upon request.

Rooms from $109

The Boathouse Phuket - SHA Plus

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Rated 9.2 in 197 reviews

The Boathouse Phuket is located at Kata on Phuket's west coast. Boasting an outdoor pool, a restaurant, bar and a… See more

The Boathouse Phuket is located at Kata on Phuket's west coast. Boasting an outdoor pool, a restaurant, bar and a 24-hour front desk, It provides free WiFi and parking.

The Boathouse Phuket come with both guestrooms and suites. Some units feature views of the Andaman Sea. All air-conditioned rooms are equipped with a minibar, an expresso coffee machine as well as tea making facilities. There are also a working desk, a flat screen TV and and en suite bathroom.

Guests at this hotel can relax at a swimming pool or engage in water recreations like surfing. The hotel offers beachfront Thai cooking classes and a tour desk. Arrangements can also be made for an airport shuttle, babysitting and dry cleaning.

The seafront restaurant, Boathouse, is an award winning restaurant, serving local and international cuisines with matching wine choices from The Boathouse's wine cellar.

Boathouse is a 60-minute drive from Phuket Airport and a 20-minute drive from the stunning sunsets at Promthep Cape.

Rooms from $161

The Nai Harn - SHA Extra Plus

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Rated 9.0 in 1227 reviews

Boasting stunning sea views and a beachfront location, The Nai Harn is nestled in a tropical hillside overlooking the… See more

Boasting stunning sea views and a beachfront location, The Nai Harn is nestled in a tropical hillside overlooking the beautiful Nai Harn Beach. Comfortable rooms and suites offer a spacious balcony that looks out towards the ocean. Free WiFi is available in public areas.

All rooms and suites are air-conditioned and come with a flat-screen satellite TV. They are equipped with a minibar, a sofa seating area and outdoor furniture. The en suite bathroom offers a shower, bathtub and free designer toiletries. Private barbecues on the balcony are available for certain room types.

During their stay, guests can enjoy a dip in the outdoor pool or indulge in spa treatments. Other facilities and services offered at The Nai Harn include a fitness room, tour information and a 24-hour reception. Free parking is available.

International dishes are served at the on-site restaurant and drinks can be ordered from the bar. Additional dining outlets can be found within a 5-minute drive.

The famous view point at Promthep Cape is a less than a 10-minute drive away. Patong's bustling nightlife and shopping can be reached with a 40-minute drive, while Phuket International Airport is a 48 km drive from the resort.

Rooms from $170

Katathani Phuket Beach Resort - SHA Extra Plus

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Rated 8.6 in 1793 reviews

Restful beach holidays await at the award-winning Katathani Phuket, with 6 pools and 6 dining options. Located across… See more

Restful beach holidays await at the award-winning Katathani Phuket, with 6 pools and 6 dining options. Located across from Kata Beach, it features a first-rate spa and tennis courts.

Featuring private balconies overlooking landscaped grounds, Katathani’s spacious rooms are fitted with Thai-style furnishings and wooden flooring. Each comes with cable TV and a glass-walled bathroom.

Enjoy soothing massages and treatments at Tew Son Spa after an active workout at either of the 2 fitness centres. Other leisure options include water sport facilities, a games room and library.

Offering international fare, the 6 dining options at Katathani Phuket range from casual beachside barbecues to fine dining. It features a range of cuisines including traditional Thai, authentic Italian, fresh seafood and oven-baked pizzas. For drinks and small bites, guests can head over to any of the 5 on-site bars.The resort also provides a 24-hour room service and conducts cooking lessons.

Katathani Beach Resort is an hour’s drive from Phuket International Airport and a 15-minute walk from entertainment spots. Shuttle services to Phuket Town and Patong Beach are available.

Rooms from $159

The Mooring Resort

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Rated 9.3 in 382 reviews

Set in Panwa Beach, 400 metres from Ao Yon Beach, The Mooring Resort offers accommodation with an outdoor swimming pool… See more

Set in Panwa Beach, 400 metres from Ao Yon Beach, The Mooring Resort offers accommodation with an outdoor swimming pool, free private parking, a garden and a terrace. With free WiFi, this 4-star resort offers a range of water sports facilities and a 24-hour front desk. Some units at the property feature a balcony with a sea view.

The resort will provide guests with air-conditioned rooms with a desk, a kettle, a fridge, a minibar, a safety deposit box, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with a shower. At The Mooring Resort all rooms include bed linen and towels.

Bike hire and car hire are available at the accommodation and the area is popular for snorkelling and canoeing.

Panwa Beach is 2.1 km from The Mooring Resort, while Phuket Aquarium is 2.1 km from the property. The nearest airport is Phuket International, 41 km from the resort, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

Rooms from $86

Renaissance Phuket Resort & Spa

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Rated 9.0 in 781 reviews

Renaissance Phuket Resort & Spa offers luxurious accommodation on the white sands of Mai Khao Beach. It features a large… See more

Renaissance Phuket Resort & Spa offers luxurious accommodation on the white sands of Mai Khao Beach. It features a large outdoor pool, jogging and biking trails, and 5 restaurants. Free WiFi is available throughout the property.

Floor-to-ceiling window allows plenty of natural daylight. The luxury bathroom features a separate bathtub and walk-in shower with premium bath amenities. Pool Villas have a private swimming pool for utmost privacy.

A range of recreation activities are available for all ages including yoga classes, pilates, aqua aerobics, Thai boxing and bike tours.

Loca Vore Restaurant serves breakfast and an a-la-carte menu. Guest can also enjoy delicious Thai fare at Takieng Restaurant.

Renaissance Phuket Resort & Spa is 16 km from Phuket International Airport. Shuttle services to Patong Beach and Phuket Town can be arranged at an additional charge.

Rooms from $124

Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket

Rated 8.3 in 1284 reviews

Located along the Bang Tao Beach within the Laguna Phuket Resort Complex, Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket is a beach resort on… See more

Located along the Bang Tao Beach within the Laguna Phuket Resort Complex, Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket is a beach resort on the northwestern coast of Phuket offering free WiFi.

The guest rooms and suites at Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket offer a flat screen TV with cable channels, tea/coffee making facilities and pool facilities.

Guests can enjoy the La Trattoria restaurant offering Italian dishes.

Guests can take up a cooking class or enjoy watersports.

Patong Beach is a 30-minute drive from Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket. Phuket City is a half-hour drive away from the property.

Rooms from $95

Situated in Patong Beach, a few steps from Patong Beach, Four Points by Sheraton Phuket Patong Beach Resort features… See more

Situated in Patong Beach, a few steps from Patong Beach, Four Points by Sheraton Phuket Patong Beach Resort features accommodation with an outdoor swimming pool, free private parking, a fitness centre and a terrace. This 4-star hotel offers room service and a concierge service. The accommodation provides a 24-hour front desk, airport transfers, a kids' club and free WiFi throughout the property.

At the hotel rooms are equipped with air conditioning, a seating area, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a safety deposit box and a private bathroom with a shower, free toiletries and a hairdryer. Each room comes with a kettle, while some rooms include a balcony and others also boast sea views. At Four Points by Sheraton Phuket Patong Beach Resort the rooms are fitted with bed linen and towels.

A buffet, continental or Full English/Irish breakfast is available each morning at the property. At the accommodation you will find a restaurant serving Steakhouse, Thai and local cuisine. Vegetarian, dairy-free and halal options can also be requested.

Four Points by Sheraton Phuket Patong Beach Resort offers a children's playground.

Popular points of interest near the hotel include Kalim Beach, Patong Boxing Stadium and Jungceylon Shopping Center. The nearest airport is Phuket International Airport, 33 km from Four Points by Sheraton Phuket Patong Beach Resort.

Rooms from $108

V Villas Phuket, MGallery

Rated 9.6 in 291 reviews

Located in Panwa Beach, 400 metres from Ao Yon Beach, V Villas Phuket, MGallery provides accommodation with a fitness… See more

Located in Panwa Beach, 400 metres from Ao Yon Beach, V Villas Phuket, MGallery provides accommodation with a fitness centre, free private parking, a garden and a terrace. The property features a bar, as well as a restaurant serving Thai cuisine. The accommodation offers a 24-hour front desk, airport transfers, room service and free WiFi throughout the property.

A buffet, continental or Full English/Irish breakfast is available daily at the property.

Panwa Beach is 2.5 km from the hotel, while Phuket Aquarium is 2.4 km away. The nearest airport is Phuket International Airport, 41 km from V Villas Phuket, MGallery.

Rooms from $745

Anantara Mai Khao Phuket Villas

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Rated 9.1 in 240 reviews

Located on Mai Khao Beach and partially bordered by Sirinath National Park, Anantara Mai Khao Phuket Villas boasts a… See more

Located on Mai Khao Beach and partially bordered by Sirinath National Park, Anantara Mai Khao Phuket Villas boasts a beachfront infinity pool, 5 dining options, and villas with private pools and sundecks.

Anantara Mai Khao Phuket Villas is a 15-minute drive from Phuket International Airport. Patong Beach and Phuket Town are both 30 minutes’ drive away.

Each villa features an espresso machine and a personal wine cellar. A flat-screen TV, DVD player, and BOSE sound system are provided for guests’ entertainment. The bathroom provides a terrazzo bathtub big enough for two.

Guests can relax on the private beach, or enjoy a massage in the spa’s private treatment suites. Resort activities include yoga, aerobics and Thai cooking classes. Water sports facilities are also provided.

A breakfast buffet with live cooking stations is offered at La Sala restaurant, which also serves international buffets. The beachside Sea.Fire.Salt. specialises in grilled seafood, while cocktails are available at the Tree House.

Rooms from $285

Anantara Layan Phuket Resort

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Rated 9.2 in 288 reviews

A 2-minute walk from Layan Beach, Anantara Layan Phuket Resort offers a spa, outdoor pool and fitness centre. Guests can… See more

A 2-minute walk from Layan Beach, Anantara Layan Phuket Resort offers a spa, outdoor pool and fitness centre. Guests can enjoy outdoor activities including canoeing, windsurfing and snorkelling.

The property is a 30-minute drive from Phuket Town and a 35-minute drive from Patong Beach. Phuket Airport is 13.4 km away.

Rooms and villas feature a balcony. They come with a flat-screen cable/satellite TV. They also have an electric kettle, refrigerator and safety deposit box. Featuring a shower, private bathrooms also come with a bath and a bathrobe.

For guests’ convenience, the resort provides currency exchange, luggage storage and laundry service. The resort also has a tour desk and meeting facilities.

The restaurant serves Thai and international dishes.

Rooms from $359

The Racha

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Rated 9.1 in 418 reviews

The Racha, located along Batok Beach, offers luxurious villas with breathtaking sea views. A 35-minute speedboat ride… See more

The Racha, located along Batok Beach, offers luxurious villas with breathtaking sea views. A 35-minute speedboat ride from Chalong Bay, this peaceful resort has an outdoor pool and free Wi-Fi.

Spacious villas feature clean white architectural lines which complement the crystal blue backdrop of the Andaman Sea. With large private terraces, the elegant villas are equipped with a flat-screen TV, iPod dock and DVD player.

Located on Racha Yai Island, The Racha provides charged scheduled speedboat trips to Chalong Bay. From there, it is about 56 km to Phuket International Airport.

Anumba Spa provides private treatment rooms where guests can enjoy pampering body massage and flower baths. For a refreshing workout, there is a modern gym, yoga lessons and tennis courts available.

Fresh barbecued seafood and steaks, accompanied by sea breeze, can be enjoyed at Sunset Beach Restaurant. Other dining options incldue international food at Earth Cafe, fine dining at Fire Grill and cocktails at Ice Bar.

Rooms from $286

JW Marriott Phuket Resort and Spa

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Rated 8.9 in 472 reviews

Providing a secluded getaway, JW Marriott Phuket Resort and Spa - SHA Extra Plus offers direct access to the unspoiled… See more

Providing a secluded getaway, JW Marriott Phuket Resort and Spa - SHA Extra Plus offers direct access to the unspoiled beach area of Mai Khao Beach. It features 3 outdoor pools and 11 dining options. Free parking is provided.

Marriott Phuket Resort is 17 km from Phuket International Airport. Shuttle services to Patong Beach and Phuket Town can be arranged at an extra charge.

Soundproofed rooms at Marriott Resort have private balconies/terraces with views of the garden, pool or ocean. Each is equipped with a flat-screen cable TV. A minibar and tea/coffee maker are also provided. For guests' convenience, there is a 24-hour room service.

Guests can choose from a wide range of recreational activities, such as yoga and cooking classes and Muay Thai. Guests can also enjoy a visit to the on-site turtle shelter, an award-winning spa as well as a 24-hour gym and games room.

Buffet breakfast is served at Marriott Café, which also has an all-day international menu. Gourmet sandwiches and pastries can be enjoyed at Siam Deli. Other restaurants include Thai, Japanese, Italian and a steakhouse. Bars at each of the resort pools provide refreshments.

Rooms from $116

SAii Laguna Phuket

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Rated 8.3 in 1109 reviews

SAii Laguna Phuket is located on Bangtao Beach. It offers rooms with a private balcony and free Wi-Fi. The resort is an… See more

SAii Laguna Phuket is located on Bangtao Beach. It offers rooms with a private balcony and free Wi-Fi. The resort is an outdoor pool and fitness centre. A kid’s club and babysitting service are available.

The property is a 20-minute drive to Patong Beach and Phuket International Airport. It is a 25-minute drive to Phuket Town.

For Club, Suite and Villa room types, Club Lounge Access with VIP check-in, gourmet breakfast and afternoon snack, happy hour with beer and wine including chef's tasting menu is included.

Rooms feature a flat-screen satellite TV, a minibar and a safety deposit box. It also has a coffee maker and a hairdryer. A bathtub is included in an en suite bathroom.

Guests can arrange daytrips at the tour desk while staff at the 24-hour front desk can assist guests with luggage storage and shuttle service. The hotel is equipped with a business centre and meeting facilities.

Rooms from $119

Surrounded in a private natural tropical garden, The Mangrove by Blu Monkey Phuket is in front of the sea with a view of… See more

Surrounded in a private natural tropical garden, The Mangrove by Blu Monkey Phuket is in front of the sea with a view of Chalong Bay. It offers stylish accommodation with a private balcony overlooking the Andaman Sea. The resort boasts an outdoor pool and a massage centre. Free WiFi is available throughout the resort.

The property is a 5-minute drive to Ao Yon Beach and Khao Khad Viewpoint. It is a 10-minute drive to Phuket Town. Phuket International Airport is a 1-hour drive away.

Rooms at The Mangrove by Blu Monkey Phuket are tastefully furnished with contemporary decor. Each room features a flat-screen TV and a safety deposit box. Free toiletries and a hairdryer are provided in an en suite bathroom.

Guests can arrange sightseeing trips at the reception or rent a bicycle to go explore the area on their own.

The hotel’s restaurant offers a wide selection of Thai and international dishes for guests to enjoy. Happy hours are also available at the bar.

Rooms from $50