Every parent knows that traveling with kids can be challenging. You want to include plenty of activities to keep the little ones entertained while on your trip while still enjoying some adult time, too.
One of the best ways to do this is to book your stay at a family friendly resort and at Thai Hotel Accommodation we are specialists when it comes to helping families find family friendly hotels and resorts in Phuket.
Family oriented properties usually have a wide range of amenities and programs to offer to help keep kids of all ages entertained. Some of them also offer on-site childcare and camps to keep the kiddos busy while mom and dad enjoy some relaxing time away.
For families traveling to Thailand, the Phuket area is a great place to find these family oriented properties. We have compiled a list of the best family resorts in Phuket and a brief overview of what each one has to offer.
Holiday Inn Phuket
The Holiday Inn Phuket is part of the international chain that is known for its family-friendly amenities. It features 398 well appointed guestrooms, full service spa, four pools and fitness center. Its kid-friendly amenities include a free kids’ club, kids’ pool, scheduled and supervised activities and on-site childcare and babysitting services. The grounds of the Holiday Inn Phuket are beautiful and the accommodations are very modern both in the public areas and the guest rooms of the resort. Be sure to check out the cool elephant fountain in the pool when you go! Rates at the Holiday Inn Phuket start at $116 USD per night.
Merlin Beach Resort
The Merlin Beach Resort is located in the hill country of Phuket’s western coast. It’s a sprawling resort with large guestrooms, presidential suites and connecting rooms that can be combined to accommodate families. The resort is built around a gorgeous pool in the center that features several nooks and crannies for relaxing. There are also four restaurants, three pool side bars, full-service spa and free area shuttle. Its kid-friendly amenities include a free kids’ club, kids’ pool, on-site childcare and babysitting services. Rates at the Merlin Beach Resort start at $96 USD per night.
Hilton Phuket Arcadia Resort & Spa
The Hilton Phuket Arcadia Resort & Spa is a gorgeous property comprised of 75 lush tropical acres that includes amazing ocean views and waterfalls. Hilton Phuket Arcadia Resort & Spa features five beautiful pools for relaxing, a full service spa with beach side massage services, four restaurants and three poolside bars. There is also a kids’ club, kids’ pool, playground, in room childcare and babysitting services. Rates at the Hilton Phuket Arcadia Resort & Spa start at $114 per night.
Angsana Laguna Phuket
Angsana Laguna Phuket is an amazing property nestled on its own private island. It covers some 600 acres and features deluxe water and garden view rooms with modern amenities. There are six restaurants on the properties, including some of the best and romantic ones on the island – as well as a nightclub, tennis court and free area shuttle. Some of the kid-friendly amenities at Angsana Laguna Phuket include a children’s restaurant, children’s club, playground, child care and lots of kid-approved activities. Rates at Angsana Laguna Phuket start at $105 USD per night.
Insider Info: Rates and availability for these family friendly resorts are subject to change, especially during the high season. Their amenities are subject to change as well, based on season and space. Further, some resorts may not accommodated very young children and may impose age restrictions on their guests. However, if you are traveling with infants or very small children, some of the properties mentioned here do have cribs and other baby gear available for rent during your stay to accommodate your needs. Be sure to call ahead and confirm these things before booking your stay at one of these family friendly resorts in Phuket.