10 Best Honeymoon Resorts in Phuket
Thailand is one of the most popular destinations for newlyweds. Speckled with multiple islands known for their unique beaches, it offers more than just a rocking nightlife. Its tranquil spaces not only let you relax, but also offer you some privacy. Phuket is one such romantic getaway.
A honeymoon in Phuket promises white sandy beaches, spectacular sunsets, spas that pamper you, and luxurious resorts that give you all this without stepping out. You couldn’t ask for more from your time in Phuket, spending some intimate moments with your partner before you start the next chapter of your life. All you need to do is find a resort that suits your preferences, so you can have a splendidly memorable time.
1. The Shore At Katathani
Located in a tropical cove of Kata Noi, overlooking the sparkling emerald Andaman Sea, this luxury pool villa radiates romance at first glance. It is an adults-only resort, which means that you won’t find children running around the place, giving you both space and privacy over the quiet Kata beach.
Its infinity pool is a talking point, just steps from the beach. And, of course, if you prefer spending time in the villa then you can gaze at the panoramic sea view in the villa’s cozy loveseat
Take some time out for the Serenity Spa, which features elegant private rooms and incorporates herbal steam and outdoor plunge baths amid shimmering reflection pools and a lush landscape. The complimentary afternoon tea is a fantastic touch that showcases the staff’s service orientation. And as the sun descends, delight your senses at one of it’s three themed restaurants
2. The Naka Island At Thalang
The villas at The Naka Island are spectacular, with lovely views and unique amenities like its own steam room. Its sea-view villa gives you the dual experience of a private pool and the scenic view across the bay
Celebrate with champagne and cocktails in the private pool along with your partner. The spa too comes with many amenities, including a steam room, sauna and ice room. The resort organises a special romantic couple’s dinner, where you can dine on a sumptuous four-course meal all by yourselves under a canopy
And if you want to explore the beach further, you can take the shuttle service to the main beach for some speedboating or kayaking.
3. Six Senses Yao Noi
This island resort just off Phuket rises from the waters of Phang Nga Bay to create a surreal backdrop and a sense of privacy. Its hideaway villa, as the name suggests, offers very generous personal space plus a private infinity-edge pool with the pool deck. It also comes with an outdoor shower
If you like cooking, opt for an exclusive tasting menu at the chef’s table. The Six Senses chain is known for one of the best spa experiences, so visiting the spa for a couple’s massage is a must. You can also treat yourselves to all-day free ice-creams and cookies at the bakery.
To make your honeymoon sweeter, you can take the sunset cruise. Here, you will be taken on a longtail boat to a secluded island, where the staff can set up beach chairs, snacks and pop a bottle of champagne for you
4. Dusit Thani Laguna
A 20-minute drive from the city, the Dusit Thani Laguna in Phuket is away from the hustle and bustle of tourists. Shaded by native casuarinas and coconut palms, all you can hear here is the sound of breaking waves from the adjacent beach
This newly renovated hotel highlights its special Honeymoon Suite, which provides a romantic vibe, with complimentary bottles of champagne, flowers, strawberries, chocolates and breakfast in bed. An offer for couples allows you to choose between either a romantic lover’s dinner or a 60-minute joint massage (one per stay) by the beach
For those who want to explore, there are restaurants within the Laguna and just outside of it. Its breakfast, afternoon tea and cocktail hour aren’t to be missed, either.
5. JW Marriott Phuket Resort & Spa
Quiet luxury is synonymous with the JW Marriott in Phuket. Inside, you have rooms and suites filled with luxury amenities like marble bathrooms. A few steps outside, you have the white sands of Mai Khao Beach
A short drive and you can visit the Phuket Yacht Heaven and the Royal Phuket Marina. Its Ocean Front Pool rooms have their own plush pool and a stunning view of the beach.
This serene property has everything a honeymooner could want – private rooms with lavish amenities, multiple restaurant choices, rejuvenating spa packages, and the service orientation expected from a Marriott hotel. It’s no wonder that this resort has received the Honeymoon Award 2017 by BRIDES Magazine USA.
6. Villa Zolitude Resort & Spa At Chalong
If a honeymoon by a beach resort seems too clichéd for you, within Phuket lies an option that will still let you disconnect from the world and relax amid nature. Villa Zolitude is a luxury villa resort nestled on the forested mountainside, with stunning panoramic views. This a romantic hideaway in the treetops and is beautifully designed to complement the forest.
With special honeymoon packages, you can choose a private pool villa along with two sessions of massages in their exotic Moroccan rainforest-inspired spa. With scrumptious breakfast options and a charming open-air restaurant, it is a top-notch resort operated by a customer-first team
You can also step out, so that you don’t miss the attractions at Phuket, and the hotel provides free shuttle services every day to Nai Harn Beach.
7. Andaman Cannacia Resort At Kata
Perched above Kata Beach, the Andaman Cannacia is a hillside hideout with a featured three-tiered cascading pool and gardens
You can check in to the honeymoon suite, which is extremely calm and quiet, and has its own open-air jacuzzi overlooking amazing vistas of the Andaman Sea. Its interiors are beautifully furnished, using chic accent colours, silk cushions and local handicrafts.
The beach is a few minutes downhill, and you also have the option of using tuk-tuks to move around. The location is ideal – away from the noise and busy streets, but still close enough from the restaurants and the beach.
8. Avista Hideaway At Patong
High in the tropical hilltop of Patong, the Avista Hideaway (MGallery by Sofitel) offers two magnificent panoramic views.
On one side, you can admire the Andaman Sea. On the other, you have the lush rainforest. The resort is blissful for your honeymoon, where you can experience the starlit seclusion of your own personal rooftop. It has not one, but three themed saltwater pools – Tropical, Riverside and Hillside – said to mirror the sun’s energy
They also make for great locations to admire the sunset from the comfort of luxurious lounges. For a truly exquisite tropical escapade, we suggest you choose the executive Pool Suite, which features a private pool, large terrace, lavish lounge and outdoor bathtub. Rooms and suites also come with a 24-hour butler.
9. Trisara Villas At Thalang
Arguably Phuket’s most luxurious private pool villa beach resort, Trisara offers a unique ambience with its modern decor, exquisite location and world-class services. Here, you can feel the intimacy at villas that offer a sense of total privacy and spectacular views of the Andaman sea and sunsets. Its newest ocean-view pool suite is made of a reflection pool enveloped in a garden canopy, with the best panoramic ocean views the resort boasts of
Trisara also has its own private beach and you can step right from your villa to its cruise to the beach. At this multiple award-winning resort, you can also experience an immersive culinary journey with your partner. You could take a Full day fishing trip by private yacht including onboard a private cooking class by Trisara Chef. What’s more is that you can take a half day cooking class including a market visit and lunch in Old Phuket Town.
To make your honeymoon memories last forever, you can avail a complimentary 15-minute photo shooting session by their in-house photography team.
10. Andaman White Beach Resort At Thalang
This romantic holiday destination is known as an oasis of peace and quiet. The Andaman White Beach Resort is aptly named, because it is literally located on a private and secluded white sand beach.
For honeymooners, we suggest booking the Sea View Deluxe Room Jacuzzi that has a gorgeous view and features an exotic outdoor Jacuzzi dip pool, an outdoor shower and a large balcony where you can relax. To rejuvenate you further, the resort provides free fruit juices and fruits every afternoon. If you feel like stepping onto the beach and into the sea, you can go snorkelling, kayaking or surfing.