There are plenty of resorts to choose from on Phuket, some more fitted to those with smaller budgets and others that cater to vacationers with larger bank accounts. If you’re right in the middle, you’ll find that the selection is still pretty large, making it so that you should have no problem finding the right resort for your vacation style.
A great resort to look at is the Banyan Tree Resort. With 135 rooms to choose from in 5 different categories, you’ll find that luxury surrounds you in each. But not only are the rooms themselves appealing, but the entire resort. Here you’ll find a golf course, several dining choices and activities including cooking classes and yoga. All this starts off at US$472 per night for two people during the month of November.
A room at the Banyan Tree Resort for US$472 (taxes and resort fees extra) per night for two people.
Available only through Agoda, this nightly rate is great for those looking for a resort experience that offers pretty much anything you could imagine, including access to a golf course. Though you will find yourself paying around the US$500 mark, the rooms are well worth the price. Because there are many people who agree with this, you’ll want to book your room as soon as your flight plans have been put into place. That’s because the popularity of this resort has grown in the last few years, making it so that rooms book up quickly.
Large rooms with special extras
All in all, there are 135 rooms to select from. These rooms come in 5 different categories, some of which include a private pool to enjoy. Though the rooms do differ in size and location within the resort, they all come with the same basic amenities and special luxuries. These include an en-suite bathroom that provides a his and her private dressing area (a rarity in a hotel), a mini bar, Wi-Fi and a LCD TV with a video and audio system.
Guests will also find a dining patio, an outdoor sunken bath and sun loungers that are complimented with a tropical garden. Because both inside and outside of the rooms are so nice, you might want to keep your camera out for a few photo opportunities.
Golf, yoga, a kids club and more
Once you’ve decided to leave your rooms, you’ll find that the rest of the resort is just as impressive. Aside from the various restaurants and bars located around the resort, you’ll also find a swimming pool, a library, tennis courts, a kids club, a spa and a golf course.
Because this resort is part of a larger complex consisting of 9 resorts in total, you’ll also find that you have access to other amenities that are offered by the other resorts. In addition, you’ll have access to the free shuttle that takes you from one to the next, making it so that you don’t have to worry about trying to walk the entire complex.