Finding a great resort in Phuket is never a problem as there are lots of different ones to choose from. Some are geared toward families, some are designed with romantic couples in mind, some are for the more adventurous and some place you right in the middle of all the action, making it so that you don’t have to travel more than a few feet to find restaurants, shopping and excursions.
If you’re looking for a resort that caters to privacy over everything else, then you’ll want to take a good look at The Chava Resort. With only 28 rooms, you’ll find yourself amoungst a smaller group of tourists. These rooms however, are very large, making it so that you feel as if you’re staying in a vacation home rather than a typical resort. These rooms start off at only US$239 per night, making them well worth it.
A room at The Chava Resort for US$239 (taxes and fees extra) per night for two people.
Available only through Agoda, this nightly rate applies to the resort’s 2 bedroom apartment and is a great option for those with a tighter budget. Because these rooms are more apartments than normal hotel rooms, you’ll find ample space, alongside more amenities with each stay. This makes the rate even better. With that said, this rate only applies to the month of October, with rate increases common during other portions of the year.
A small resort with large rooms
A resort with only 28 rooms in total, this resort caters to those who rather not find themselves in the mix with hoards of other tourists. Essentially, this resort is made for those seeking a little more privacy during their vacation. Helping with the amount of privacy is how big the rooms are. Instead of just being a regular sized hotel room with just enough room in the corner for you to place your bags without tripping over them, these rooms are more apartments than anything else, providing lots of space.
Though there are different room categories to select from, each feature Wi-Fi, air conditioning, a shower and large bathtub, an entertainment center complete with a DVD player and a complete dining room. In addition to all this, you’ll find find a complete kitchen that houses an oven, microwave, kettle, toaster and a full sized refrigerator and freezer combo.
Conveniently located near lots of attractions and activities
On-site you’ll find a restaurant, an outdoor pool, babysitting, room service and a spa but not much else. Thankfully, nearby you’ll find a whole host of activities and attractions to enjoy. These include a few different beaches- Surin Beach and Kamala Beach- swimming, snorkeling, scuba diving, parasailing and lounging. You’ll also find elephant trekking nearby as well as a tsunami monument.
For those who rather eat off-site and explore the shopping available, you’ll find that you can do so if you’d like, though it will be a bit of a trip.