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Top 10 Family Resorts in Phuket

05 March 2018

Phuket, or you can call it the paradise for every Vitamin Sea lover, is one of the southern provinces of Thailand. However, the Phuket Province is also the country's largest island with another 32 smaller islands off its coast.

This island, along with the Andaman Sea, has been developed as tourist destinations, with Patong, Karon, and Kata Beaches as the major roles for travellers, with 60,000+ hotel rooms and millions of visitors annually. Although Phuket is 24/7 active, and has activities for travellers from dusk till dawn, this island is also perfect for families as well with its variety of dishes around the globe, day activities for both parents and kids, and of course, the stunning beaches within reach. And here are the top 10 family resorts in Phuket for you and your family to choose for the upcoming impressive trip.

1. Holiday Inn Resort Phuket

This is no doubt one of the best hotel chains in the world, and one of the top 10 hotels in Phuket as well. This hotel, along with the perfect Patong beach, is truly paradisiacal, especially for the whole family and kids. There is also a newly renovated “KIDS CLUB” with 4 zones inside - TV, Xbox 360, Arts & Crafts and Games. So don’t worry, there will be fun and creative things for your kids to do.


2. Hotel Indigo Phuket Patong

This is another fine hotel of the IHG’s group and is inspired by the theme of Phuket’s origins as a small fishing village. So the bedrooms here are vibrant, all the facilities are lively, and the location is at the heart of Patong Beach. You and your family can surely live your fun vacation lives, days and nights, if you choose this Hotel Indigo Phuket Patong.

3. Crowne Plaza Phuket Panwa Beach

The Crowne Plaza Phuket Panwa Beach on the Makham Bay is the perfect match for the family. The hotel has its theme from the rich heritage of Phuket. So you can appreciate the marbled floors, rich woods and flowing water throughout the public areas and guest rooms, offset by contemporary art, light and space. There is also a supervised kids club inside, therefore parents can let the kids have fun without being worried.

4. Holiday Inn Resort Phuket Mai Khao Beach Resort

This hotel is on the Mai Khao Beach with direct beach access. And this beach has the unspoilt white sand with no crowds and no vendors, the hotel is accordingly truly perfect for families who love quiet atmosphere and peaceful stay. The Kid's Club here only receives positive reviews due to its spacious indoor centre with ball pit and swings, as well as a safe and friendly outdoor playground. And this hotel has Kids Stay & Eat Free Program as well.

5. Holiday Inn Express Phuket Patong Beach Central

The word “Express” of this Holiday Inn Express Phuket Patong Beach Central represents the smart hotel with best price guarantee and quick access to major tourist destinations in Phuket, including Bangla Road, Jungceylon Shopping Mall and Patong Promenade. And you only need 15 minutes to travel to Phuket’s old town from here. So this hotel is the right choice for families who want to live near everything and visit as many places as possible.

6. Hyatt Regency Phuket Resort

This 5-star hotel has many family rooms in the quiet Kamala Cove area, suitable for those who are in need of relaxation and exciting activities for their kids. There is also an exclusive authentic Thai food cooking class, allowing you to learn and experience the art of culinary authentic Thai foods exclusively with the expert Chefs

7. Novotel Phuket Karon Beach Resort and Spa

Novotel is a hotel brand within the internationally well-known AccorHotels group, so all the services, room, and even facilities here are well guaranteed that they can make your holiday come true. This place is the top 3 choices of Phuket holiday makers because of its fun-filled and relaxing atmosphere at the same time, with 5 dining options serving Asian and international delicacies.

8. Hilton Phuket Arcadia Resort & Spa

This internationally well-known Hilton Resort is a 75-acre paradise in Phuket, set in lush, tropical gardens surrounded by mountains, waterfalls and golden sand of Karon beach. Moreover, parents can Relax while the kids are entertained at the Kidz Paradise Club with the professional babysitting service, children's activities, children's menu and a creative playground.

9. Swissôtel Resort Phuket Patong Beach

Swissôtel, with the sign of home’s roof on the Ô, represents the resort with high-quality food and room types that can really make you feel at home. Everything here is designed with accents of vibrant colours inspired by the tropical beauty of Thailand, so these colors can make you and your family feel lively and ready for all the Patong Beach activities.

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52 Thaweewong Road
Patong, Kathu,
Phuket 83150

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The Holiday Inn Resort Phuket is located just opposite Patong Beach, just steps away from golden sands and within a short walk of Patong shopping, dining and entertainment. 

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