Located in the southern part of Thailand, on the west-facing Andaman Sea coastline, Phuket is known to be the largest island in the country. Made up of 33 islands, Phuket is linked to the mainland by a bridge and is divided into three districts; Talang in the north, Kathu in the west, and Muang in the south. A tropical paradise, blessed by nature with enchanting coves and bays, palm-fringed white beaches, fine-dining restaurants with superb seafood dishes, sparkling island-dotted seas and world-class accommodations, you can’t help not to fall in love at first sight with this island.
Internationally recognized as one of Southeast Asia’s premier tropical island destinations, Phuket welcomes more than four million tourists every year to an exceptional lifestyle, its striking beaches with tranquil waters, lively towns and spectacular scenery. This island also offer an impressive list of leisure and lifestyle amenities including world-class golf courses, wonderful seascapes for sailing, diving and snorkeling, deluxe spas, high-end shopping complexes, chic boutiques and vibrant, lively bars and nightclubs, that sure to create a delightful ambiance for a truly memorable holiday vacation. Other activities also include free-diving, windsurfing, kite surfing, wakeboarding and deep-sea fishing for those adventurous jetsetters. Popular kite-surfing locations include Nai Yang, a quiet beach in northern Phuket, in summer, and Chalong Bay in winter, located on the east coast of Phuket. Another popular activity in Phuket that perhaps you would want to try is sea-canoeing in Phang Nga Bay, a famous beautiful bay in Thailand known for its gravity-defying limestone formations.
But above anything else, you might want to consider first where you want to stay in Phuket for your dream vacation. And if you’re looking for a perfect place where you can stay in and feel pamper and relax then renting a villa in Phuket is the answer. Renting a private villa allows you to enjoy the whole place just alone with your family and friends—a personal hideaway with an air of extravagance. Staying in a villa is simply like having to stay on your own vacation house with the bonus of being served by a group of staffs who are always ready to attend to your every need and demand, and gives you the feeling of royalty. Everyone does need to feel pamper once in a while and have a taste of elegance, well, the private villas in Phuket can give you that.
One of the most famous and beautiful rental villas in the world to be featured in magazines and internet travel websites is the Villa Amanzi, a shiny architectural showpiece that looks literally ready for takeoff. With its mind-blowing, beautiful odd modern design, Amanzi takes full advantage of the property’s unusual natural features and does not impose. With its acclaimed architecture and spectacular west-facing perch above the Andaman Sea, Villa Amanzi offers a postcard-perfect tropical escape.
Another great villa from Phuket would be the Baan Paradise, an elegant 5-bedroom hillside villa boasting stunning views over the beach resort of Patong on Phuket’s west coast. With an infinity swimming pool and an entertainment room, Baan Paradise is a private retreat ideal for families, groups and couples looking to indulge in the lively action of Patong.
However if you want to rent a villa just perfect to have some quality time with your family then the Laguna Residence is likely to be the best option. This is a delightful self-catering family house within the Laguna Phuket Resorts complex overlooking the fairway of the Laguna Phuket Golf Club that the men will surely love. With four bedrooms, a large garden, swimming pool and a relaxation sala, this villa is in a tranquil residential estate close to excellent facilities and only five minutes away from Bang Tao Beach.