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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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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