People looking for peaceful retreats and detox. Families.
(Ban Sainai is a dry hotel)
Thai cottage vibes. Greenery and mountains. Being completely merged with nature.
December to March.
Ban Sainai is a peaceful eco-resort, located in Ao Nang village in Krabi, Thailand. There are 40 private Cottages available, all with large terraces and promising names, like the Coconut Cottage, the Grand Lake View or the Cliff View Cottage. The resort is hidden in a dense jungle, yet close to the village and all the main attractions one awaits at Krabi.
Cool off in the salt water pool after a day of exploring. Relax in a hammock overlooking the lagoon with a good book and only sounds of birds around.
Visit the famous Ao Nang beach a short walk or Tuk Tuk ride away. See the limestone caves at the Phra Nang Beach or take a day trip to Poda Island or Tup Island.
Authentic Thai cuisine. Fresh juices. Coconuts.
Take a 30 minute taxi from the Krabi Airport.
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Lovers looking for a quiet getaway with a killer view or a picture perfect wedding destination.
A green haven. Stunning sunsets. Hammocks on the beach.
November to May are undeniably the best. However Krabi is great for most of the year, since its protected by mountains, enabling a tremendous amount of warm sunshine yet keeping the nights relatively cool.
Tubkaak is a peaceful romantic hideaway in Krabi, Thailand. The beachfront hotel faces a group of stunning islands rising from the Andaman Sea and has the Hang Nak Mountain as its backdrop.
Choose the Garden Room or the Seaview Room for a nature inspired design. The Haven or the Tubkaak Suites are perfect for a special occasion or a larger group - with a private beachfront pool, an outdoor bathtub and an open ceiling.
Enjoy the sound of a natural stream running through the property from the mountains above into the ocean.
Enjoy the property and spend the day at the beach. Take a Thai cooking class or get a massage. The Our Ta Lane & Hong Island trip is a wonderful full-day excursion offering a kayak trip through breathtaking Ta Lane Nature Reserve and the chance to swim and relax on the beach at Hong Island. For an unforgettable experience of a deserted tropical island, visit the Rok island. For the land lover, enjoy the jungle on elephant back or hike to a beautiful waterfall. Visit Krabi Town’s colourful morning market or Climb 1,000 steps to the summit of Tiger Cave Temple.
Fresh juice. Coconut everything. Authentic Thai food.
Krabi International Airport, with daily connections from Bangkok, is located just 23 km from the resort.
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Families with a taste for luxury. Lovers and Friends looking for the ultimate private island getaway.
"No news. No shoes". Rocky cliffs. Private beaches. Dining in the canopy of trees. Discovering new constellations. Slow life at its best.
November to May are undeniably the best.
Soneva Kiri is a luxury resort on a large yet barely inhabited island of Koh Kood, surrounded by white beaches and a lush rainforest. A place, where you will discover Thailand like it was back in the day.
The all-villa resort is complete with infinity pools, personal electric buggies, and private butlers. Choose anything as intimate and as Beach Pool Villa Suite or as lavish as the 6 Bedroom Sunset Ocean View Reserve. The environmentally friendly design is seen throughout the property, blending in to its surroundings with minimal impact.
Families will love the Den, a large bamboo playground, dedicated to learning through creative and meaningful experiences. The Spa is open for authentic Thai treatments, like mud massages, herbal baths, or a silk facials. End the night at the open air and jungle-enshrouded Cinema Paradiso or watch the night sky at the Observatory.
Enjoy unforgettable and authentic Thai experiences, masterfully arranged by the hotel. Paddleboard or kayak through the hidden lagoons of Koh Kood. Go snorkelling at the coral reef at Koh Rang Yai National Marine Park or on a speed boat journey to the nearby Koh Kradad Island and discover the hidden gems of the Gulf of Siam. Try diving. Visit Ao Salad fishing village and hike to a hidden waterfall. Go mountain biking through coconut groves. Join Soneva Kiri’s ecologist on a trek through the rainforest to discover 100 species of butterflies. Visit Angkor Wat, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the beautiful Khmer temple.
Unique dining options throughout the resort, like Benz’ mangrove restaurant, the Observatory, or the infamous Treetop Dining Pod. A special cave lunch featuring resort-grown mushrooms. Wine from the hotel's subterranean cellar. Packed lunches next to a hidden waterfall. Freshly made passion fruit, honey and salted caramel infused truffles. Ao Salat Seafood BBQ. Don't leave without trying Benz’s Thai Cooking Class.
Take Soneva Kiri’s private plane from Suvarnabhumi Airport or a domestic flight from Bangkok to Trat, followed by a short boat ride to Koh Kood.
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Friends and lovers looking for the ultimate Thai luxury with a view.
360 degrees of ocean. Personal butlers and salt water pools. Everything you need in one place.
December to March.
Sri Panwa is a beuatiful luxury hotel in Phuket, Thailand and a destination in itself. The private pool villa & spa resort is high up on Cape Panwa with surreal views of the Andaman Ocean and PhiPhi Islands.
Choose a one or two bedroom pool villa, all facing the water, and surrounded by dense lush jungle for maximum privacy. Stay at the new Habita Suite complex, complete with an infinity waterfall pool and unique leaf shaped roof. Everything at Sri Panwa is inspired by nature, making it the ultimate landscape-enhanced retreat. Visit the Cool Spa for traditional Thai or modern treatments or do sunrise yoga on the floating yoga deck. If you want to get your sweat on, there is boxing ring at the hotel's gym. Finish the day by watching the sun go down, from one of the most perfect view points.
Visit an Elephant Sanctuary. (Make sure to choose one that doesn't allow riding). Take part in a traditional Thai cooking class, offered at the hotel. Go horseback riding on the beach. Golf. Visit the many surrounding islands and spend the day on the water. Go hiking through the surrounding national reserves. Do a day trip to the famous Ao Phang Nga or Khao Lak National Parks.
Enjoy 7 different restaurants throughout the property. Make sure to make a reservation in advance for the famous Baba Nest - 360 view the rooftop bar, voted one of the best beach bars in the world by CNN International.
Fly into Phuket and arrange a transfer with the hotel. Travel around the resort via TukTuk's.
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