Phuket Hotels – 10 Best Hotels to Stay in Phuket

Phuket is a world-class tourist destination in Southern Thailand that is known as “The Pearl of the Andaman Sea”. There are thousands of hotels on Phuket Island so you will never be short of choice here. To make things easier, we have chosen 10 best hotels in Phuket for an impressive and memorable holiday trip on Thailand’s largest island.

Keemala

Keemala is the most unique property you’ll ever stay in Phuket. Keemala is nestled amidst lush flora atop rolling hills overlooking Kamala Village and the Andaman Sea. This resort offers a magical jungle retreat with 4 options: Clay Pool Cottage, dreamy Tent Pool Villa, luxurious Tree Pool House, and heavenly Bird's Nest Villa. This resort hosts a variety of activities including soothing massage treatments, Yoga, Pilates, Circuit Training, Forest Tai Chi, Forest walk, beach walk, Aqua Aerobics, Traditional Culinary Wisdom, Asian Healing Wisdoms, daily wellness and more. The resort is a 5-minute drive from Phuket FantaSea and a 15-minute drive from the bustling nightlife on Bangla Road in Patong.

Keemala

Our Rate: 9.5/10 

The Naka Phuket

The Naka Phuket is the perfect choice for those who are seeking for a relaxing experience at the exclusive luxury villa in Phuket. Located on the west coast of Phuket Island, with beautiful landscape on the exclusive beachfront, the 5-star hotel is offering 95 unique-designed pool villas and suites with private balconies and cool loft design. The rooms are fully equipped with all facilities. The resort is located only 10 km away from Phuket’s bustling night-life area of Patong.

The Naka Phuket

Our Rate: 9.0/10

The Galleri by Katathani

The Galleri by Katathani is a 4.5-star hotel located on the hill overlooking stunning views of the Andaman Sea. The hotel is an adult-friendly lifestyle resort inspired by love of art and nature and designed for young-at-heart travelers. This modern resort includes 79 rooms, half of them offering outdoor bath tubs on private balconies, as well as a spacious rooftop area, complete with gorgeous pool, restaurant and bar all overlooking stunning views. A complimentary shuttle from the hotel to Kata Beach and Kata Noi Beach is available at scheduled times.

The Galleri by Katathani

Our Rate: 8.5/10 

The Mangrove Panwa Phuket Resort

The Mangrove Panwa Phuket Resort is located on the beachfront of Panwa Beach, in the midst of nature creating a romantic ambiance. The resort offers 32 luxury rooms of Deluxe, Premier and Suite Villa types in a natural tropical garden with an easy access to a private mangrove beach. Each room comes with its private balcony offering sea view and bringing the serenity of tropical gardens closer. This Phuket resort is a perfect place for honeymooners and families.

The Mangrove Panwa Phuket Resort

Our Rate: 8.5/10 

Kalima Resort and Spa

Kalima Resort and Spa is an upscale 5-star resort in Patong Beach, Phuket. You will see 220-degree panoramic view of Patong Bay and endless horizon of the Andaman Sea. 190 modern rooms and villas of contemporary architectural style are soothing and mellow with light wood and blue tones and offer sea view as well as whirlpool tubs. This resort boasts 3 on-site restaurants offering a variety of Thai and European cuisine dishes, mini-golf, kids play area, spa and outdoor pool. There is a complimentary shuttle service from the hotel to Patong Beach.

Kalima Resort and Spa

Our Rate: 8.5/10 

SALA Phuket Mai Khao Beach Resort

Sala Phuket Resort and Spa is a popular seaside resort located on Mai Khao Beach, the beautiful white sand beach on Phuket Island. The hotel is quiet, beautiful, and offers spacious rooms with a floating bathtub overlooking the swimming pool. There is a restaurant overlooking the Andaman Sea, 3 swimming pools with a sundeck, sauna, steam room, fitness bar and spa to help you relax from fatigue while enjoying the tranquil atmosphere.

SALA Phuket Mai Khao Beach Resort

Our Rate: 9.0/10 

Crest Resort & Pool Villas

Crest Resort & Pool Villas is a new luxury resort near Patong Beach. The hotel has a chic design in modern colors of blue, navy, green, reflecting the emerald sea of Phuket. This hotel is recommended for people who would love to enjoy stunning views opening from the stylish swimming pool. There is also a green grass deck allowing you to hang out and chill all day.

Crest Resort & Pool Villas

Our Rate: 8.0/10 

The Surin Phuket

The Surin Phuket hotel is located at Pansea Bay in the northern part of island, on one of the loveliest beaches in Phuket. Pansea Beach itself is only accessible by boat or through the hotel which means that hotel guests here have almost exclusive access to the beach. The hotel features suites and cottages with 1 or 2 bedrooms, in order to meet the needs of every guest. The Surin Phuket also provides a spa, outdoor tennis courts, swimming pool, water sports, beach bars and restaurants, sun deck, kids’ pool and golf course.

The Surin Phuket

Our Rate: 9.5/10 

Centara Blue Marine Resort and Spa Phuket

The Centara Blue Marine Resort & Spa Phuket is located on the cliffs in the northern tip of Patong Beach. The hotel has 77 rooms decorated in minimalist style with warm colors and wood trim. There are 3 large swimming pools and two pools for children, spa, kids club, fully equipped fitness center, 2 game rooms, 7 restaurants, bars, free shuttle service to Patong, and tour desk.

Centara Blue Marine Resort and Spa Phuket

Our Rate: 8.0/10 

The Baray Villa by Sawasdee Village

The Baray Villa by Sawasdee Village, a 4-star luxury hotel, is a heavenly hideaway beside a tropical pool in a private corner. The hotel is situated 300 meters away from Kata Beach. The Baray Villa by Sawasdee Village has 14 villas with access to a full-service spa, outdoor pool, and Jacuzzi. The hotel features an onsite restaurant where you can enjoy a bite at Sawasdee Thai Cuisine.

The Baray Villa by Sawasdee Village

Our Rate: 8.5/10 

Other Phuket Hotels

Other good hotels in Phuket that couldn’t make it into our top 10 but are worth mentioning are grouped by their location.

Patong Beach Hotels

Diamond Cliff Resort & Spa

Hotel Indigo Phuket Patong

Deevana Patong Resort & Spa

Karon Beach Hotels

Mandarava Resort and Spa

Hilton Phuket Arcadia Resort & Spa

Mövenpick Resort & Spa Karon Beach Phuket

Kata Beach Hotels

The Shore At Katathani

Mom Tri's Villa Royale

Sugar Marina Resort - FASHION

Kamala Beach Hotels

Andara Resort Villas

Himmapana Villas

Kamala Resotel

Surin Beach Hotels

Twinpalms Phuket

Ayara Hilltops

The Chava Resort

Panwa Beach Hotels

Crowne Plaza Phuket Panwa Beach

The Cove

My Beach Resort

Enjoy your stay!

 

Important Note: The price range is compared between the hotels described in this blog only and may vary depending on the season. The rating score is based on the reviews in many sources and is just our personal opinion. Please check for more information about each hotel before booking it, so you could decide if the hotel is right for you.