Karon Beach is a popular family friendly resort town on the western coast of Phuket. It’s also home to the third longest beach in the Phuket, which means there is plenty of space for ample fun in the sun. Beach activities aren’t the only things to do in Karon Beach. There is also a very active entertainment scene there that features all kinds of dining venues, nightlife options and shopping districts.
Karon Beach has a wide range of accommodations available for travelers, from budget properties to five star resorts so finding a great place to stay won’t be an issue if you’re planning to visit. To help you in your search, we have created this brief overview of the best hotels in Karon Beach and what each property has to offer.
Moevenpick Phuket is a sprawling resort centered in the middle of gorgeous botanical gardens along one of Phuket’s lovely beaches. The rooms at Moevenpick Phuket all feature modern furnishings and décor while the lobby has beautiful marble floors, wood accents and traditional Thai décor. Moevenpick Phuket has a modern cube design with balconies on every room that overlook the four gorgeous tropical pools in the center of the grounds. This property is centrally located near some of the most popular attractions in Karon, including Karon Temple and Karon Market. Moevenpick Phuket also features an impressive seven restaurants, shopping boutiques on site, four clubs, nightclub, fitness center and a free children’s club. Rates at Moevenpick Phuket start at $161AUD per night.
The Hilton Phuket Arcadia Resort & Spa is a massive 75 acre resort located in some of the most beautiful landscape in Phuket. Lush tropical foliage, waterfalls, mountains and sandy beaches create the perfect backdrop for a relaxing oasis during your stay. Hilton Phuket Arcadia Resort & Spa features an impressive 665 guestrooms with modern furnishings and bold color schemes. There are tile and wood floors throughout the sprawling complex as well as indoor sitting areas in the lobby and relaxing garden terraces outside. The Hilton Phuket Arcadia Resort & Spa also has five pools with three pool side bars, four restaurants, three tennis courts, conference center and airport shuttle. Rates at Hilton Phuket Arcadia Resort & Spa start at $168AUD per night.
Horizon Karon Beach Resort & Spa is a four start property located along a winding, secluded part of Karon Beach. It has a very laid back and relaxed atmosphere that allows guests to enjoy their vacation away from the hustle and bustle of busier stretches of Phuket coastline. Horizon Karon Beach Resort & Spa has a gorgeous lagoon style pool in the center of the properties, complete with pagodas, parasol and traditional Thai statues. The interior of the resort also has a definite Thai flare with lots of modern accents as well. Horizon Karon Beach Resort & Spa offers a wide range of room options, including ocean view staterooms, club rooms and honeymoon suites as well. Horizon Karon Beach Resort & Spa has 160 guestrooms in all and a total of three pools. There are also two poolside bars, a rooftop terrace, free children’s club and free area shuttle. Rates at Horizon Karon Beach Resort & Spa start at the amazingly low price of just $57AUD per night.
Woraburi Phuket Resort is a neat place to go if you’re looking for more traditional Thai accommodations. Rooms at the Woraburi Phuket Resort are contained within three low-rise buildings with thatched roofs and traditional Thai architectural style. Every room has a private balcony and there is a lovely lagoon pool in the center of the property. The interior of Woraburi Phuket Resort also features a heavy Thai influence with traditional woodwork, carvings and statues. The rooms are quite modern in their design and furnishings, but still have a noticable Thai influence as well. The Woraburi Phuket Resort also offers many complementary items such as coffee, tea and snacks and features a garden terrace, restaurant, fitness center, two bars, a free kid’s club and car/limo service available on site. Rates at the Woraburi Phuket Resort start at just $48AUD per night.