By Paula Parker
New 5 star resorts are popping up across the island of Phuket at a rapid rate.
Over the years we have seen many new luxury resorts and hotels being built, allowing visitors in search of a luxury vacation a wealth of choice.
Below is a small selection of upmarket luxury 5 star resorts that we feel are worth checking out for your next vacation in Phuket.
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The resorts that we have listed on this page are perfect for people who
are looking for an upmarket five star hotel or resort either in Patong
or on one of the beaches within close proximity to Patong Beach.
Kamala is located just 6km north of Patong Beach and is much quieter and more relaxing then Patong.
The Ayara Kamala Resort has a wonderful relaxed atmosphere, this resort is set in a brilliant location on a hillside with stunning views overlooking Kamala Bay, a perfect location for a romantic getaway in Phuket.
This 5 star resort boasts spectacular ocean views, luxury rooms, villas and family suites, a first-class spa and a 5-star fitness centre.
Other facilities include free Wi-Fi throughout the resort, a free beach shuttle, swimming pool, tennis courts and more. Read more on Agoda.
The Paresa Resort is a luxury 5 star pool villa and suite resort boasting stunning ocean views from its cliff-side location.
The resort features a range of unique villas
and suites with private infinity pools; catering
for families, large groups and is perfect for a romantic honeymoon in Phuket.
Facilities at the resort include a first classed spa with a variety of massage treatments, infinity pool and energy pool, a fitness centre, library and private gallery.
Complimentary beach shuttles are available to Kamala beach and to and from Cafe del Mar.. Read more on Agoda.
The Bell Pool Villa Resort is located just a short drive from Kamala Beach.
This five star villa resort consists of one, two, three and four bedroom pool villas and is ideal for large groups, family vacations or a romantic getaway.
All of the 16 villas are private and have garden and mountain views with a private pool, the villas are spacious and have comfortable living rooms and kitchen facilities, high speed WiFi, Apple TV, Netflix, Youtube and spacious bathrooms.
All villas at this resort come complete with your own personal butler who is available 24 hours a day. The resort also has a selection of relaxing in-room massages and spa treatments. Other facilities available include cooking classes, private yoga classes and shuttle services to and from Kamala Beach a couple of times per day. Read more on Agoda.
Patong is the busiest and most popular travel destination in Phuket. There is an abundance of places to stay in Patong from 5 star resorts through to low cost budget hotels.
The Millennium Resort is conveniently located just 10 minutes’ walk from Patong Beach.
This 5 star resort has excellent facilities including two
outdoor swimming pools, a day spa, fitness centre and a selection of
restaurants & cafes. The resort also provides a free shuttle service to Patong Beach.
The Millennium is a great choice if you want to be close to the shopping as it is only a short walk to Jungceylon Shopping Mall or a 5-minute walk to Bangla Road. Read more
The La Flora Resort at Patong is located directly on the beachfront.
This five star resort boasts a selection of room choices including spacious pool access rooms, pool villas, beachfront villas and sea view suites.
Resort facilities at the La Flora include two lap pools, rooftop dining with stunning views, spa services, a fitness centre with free WiFi available throughout the resort.
The La Flora Resort is only a 5-minute walk from Jungceylon Shopping Centre and the nightlife of Bangla Road. Read more on Agoda.
Le Meridien Phuket Beach Resort is located just to the south of Patong, this resort has its own exclusive beach with trained lifeguards and is close to all the attractions of Patong.
The Resort boasts two swimming pools, mini golf, restaurants and bars, a great resort for a family holiday away from the crowds. Read More on Agoda.
Karon is located just 6km south of Patong Beach, whilst Karon is
also a popular spot it is so much more laid back and relaxing then
staying in Patong and has a good selection of 5 star resorts to choose from.
Movenpick Resort & Spa
is the perfect spot to relax; its location directly across the road
from the beach is ideal for those traveling with kids.
The kids will also make good use of the children's entertainment centre. Read more on Agoda.
Hilton Phuket Arcadia Resort & Spa is one of many family friendly five star resorts in Phuket.
The resort is in a fantastic location directly across the road from Karon Beach and provides a range of facilities including a selection of swimming pools, tennis courts, squash courts and a fantastic choice of activities. Read more on Agoda.
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