Thailand is now firmly established as one of the world’s most popular holiday destinations, its stunning beaches, excellent cuisine, and great weather mean people flock from every corner of the planet to experience what it has to offer. One of the country’s best places to stay is the island paradise of Phuket which sits in the Andaman Sea on the west coast just a short one-hour flight from the capital Bangkok. It is Thailand’s largest island and features a number of fantastic resort towns where you could base your holiday, among them is scenic beachside settlement of Karon beach. We will look at some of the best Karon accommodation options from beach side villas for couples to resort hotels with great facilities for families.
An Excellent Location
Karon beach is in the south-west of the island about one hour from the airport, its stunning white sandy beach is well known to be one of the best on the island. It is also a great base for which to visit the wealth of attractions both on the island and or on boat trip to the many nearby smaller islands. As you would assume the accommodation choices in a resort of this status is wide ranging and varied, in this short article we will look at some of the best options available.
Fantastic For Families
When travelling with your family the requirements in a great hotel are fairly specialised and different from the single traveller or for couples, in Karon beach the best hotels include the following –
· Hilton Phuket Arcadia Resort & Spa – this resort hotel has a great array of facilities and is situated in seventy-five acres of tropical landscaped gardens, it has five outdoor pools, a kids club and eight dining outlets.
· Phuket Orchid Resort & Spa – located in central Karon beach in its own tropical gardens this hotel has its own water park, family rooms and great dining options.
For couples or the single holidaymaker Karon beach also has other great hotels to choose from, a couple of these are –
· Thavorn Palm Beach Resort – this resort hotel sits in twenty-five acres of beautifully landscaped grounds and features three swimming pools. six different dining options and a world class spa.
· Mandarava Resort & Spa – this stunning hotel has fantastic, manicured grounds and has multiple pools and bars, fitness and indulgent spa services, its modern rooms all have private balconies and great facilities.
· Access Resort & Villas – this hotel features a unique Venice-styled design and offers five swimming pools, an excellent spa, and the romantic setting is an excellent choice for couples.
These are but some of the many accommodations in Karon beach, take some time to view them and the many others available, I am sure by choosing to stay in Karon beach you will have a fantastic vacation and some wonderful memories.