Thavorn Palm Beach Resort Phuket

Large resort located on Karon Beach with a Kids Club and tropical gardens

10934_15082617200035127859Surrounded by beautiful gardens and outfitted with pools, restaurants and other amenities, the Thavorn Palm Beach Resort Phuket is conveniently located on Karon beach and near shops and area attractions. As a large resort, guests will find 210 different rooms to choose from in 9 different categories ranging from basic no view rooms to multi bedroom suites with an ocean view. Rooms are designed with comfort in mind as well as relaxation with soft hues throughout along with an airy feel complimented by large glass doors leading out to one or more terraces.

As this is a 5-star resort, guests will find many added features such as a panoramic view of Karon Beach from the Old Siam Authentic Thai Restaurant, botanical gardens featuring orchids and other flowering plants, five different swimming pools, including one designed with kids in mind, a beauty salon offering a wide range of services including massages and treatments and Wi-Fi throughout the entire resort. Reviews are high with many guests detailing their affection for the beachfront location, amenities and spacious rooms.

Rooms/suites/villas: 210
Area: Karon
Category: 5-star

Room types

  • Superior No View
  • Deluxe Pool View
  • Junior Suite Pool View
  • One Bedroom Beachfront Suite
  • Family Deluxe Pool View
  • Junior Suite Pool View
  • One Bedroom Beachfront Suite
  • Two Bedroom Family Suite Pool View
  • Three Bedroom Presidential Suite Sea View

Special room features

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Smart TV system
  • Teak wood furniture
  • Thai Style (colonial and contemporary)
  • Complimentary welcome fruit platter
  • Private terrace
  • Private bathroom with shower
  • Closet space
  • Coffee and tea making are


  • High season online specials from US$130 per night
  • Low season online specials from US$101 per night

Restaurants and bars

  • Old Siam Authentic Thai Restaurant
  • Ciao Bistro Italian Restaurant
  • Chaba Swimup Bar
  • Blue Heaven Pool Bar
  • Windsong Restaurant

Resort features

  • Kid’s Club
  • 5 swimming pools
  • Beachfront location
  • Exercise room
  • Beauty Salon
  • Botanical gardens
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Airport transfer
  • BBQ facilities
  • taxi service
  • Tours
  • Shops
  • Smoking area
  • Room service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Newspapers
  • Laundry service
  • 24-hour security
  • Currency exchange
  • Family room
  • Babysitting
  • Car hire
  • Concierge
  • Luggage storage
  • Safety deposit boxes
  • Sauna
  • Kid’s pool

Spa information

Though there is no designated spa on-site, there is a beauty salon offering a range of beauty treatments and massages services.

Nearby activities

  • Karon Beach
  • Kata Beach
  • Kata View Point
  • Phuket Big Buddha

Distance from Phuket International Airport

30 km / 18.5 miles –  30 minutes by car

What the reviews say

There is a slight mixed bag of reviews, though most of them veer on the positive side with many guests feeling that the resort is a good value for the money and in a great location. Guests also praise the resort’s gardens, restaurants and kid friendly activities.In fact, the kid’s club is praised again and again with many feeling that it alone is a great reason for families to book a stay.

Many detail that this is a relatively quiet resort that is a great place to enjoy the scenery while still being close enough to area restaurants and shopping making it so that you don’t feel too far away. Due to the many room choices, both romantic couples and families seem to be very happy with the rooms they stayed in stating that they are comfortable, roomy and airy. Guest services is also ranked high.

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