The beachside Andara resort rests atop a lush hillside on the west coast of Phuket, offering sweeping sea views from its rooms, restaurants and an infinity pool. Andara’s accommodations include a variety of Pool Villas and a mix of Pool Suites, Terrace Suites and Pool Suite Penthouses. The Silk Restaurant & Bar serves contemporary Thai cuisine focusing on locally sourced ingredients, as well as Western comfort foods and a children’s menu. Andara’s Spa has five individual treatment rooms, two couples’ rooms with jacuzzi baths, and a private steam room, with a diverse menu of therapies including Thai, Ayurvedic, Swiss, Javanese and Swedish massage, as well as a variety of scrubs, detox and body treatments. The resort’s state-of-the-art fitness center has the latest free weights and Precor machines and cardio equipment, and both group and individual yoga and aerobic classes are available as well. Andara is a 30-minute drive from Phuket International Airport.
Why We Love This Hotel
Privacy: Andara's luxury private villas offer the ultimate in seclusion and discretion, including two members of dedicated staff (a conciege and a personal chef), private facilities and a private infinity pool. If you're looking for peace and relaxation with family and friends, then this is the place for you.
Yachts: The hotel owns two luxury yachts, which offer experiences such as special day trips and intimate on-board dinners. The yachts can be chartered for half-day or full-day trips for up to 15 people, and overnight charters cater for up to 10 people.
Location: A beach pebble's throw from Andara, Kamala Beach is one of Phuket's most beautiful stretches of sand. The waves are calm enough for stand-up paddleboarding from December to April, then provide great surfing conditions from May to November. Located on the west of the island, the sunset views from Kalama are spectacular.
- Phuket , Thailand
- Hotel Type
- Location Type
- 24hr Room Service
- Banquet Facilities
- Family Room
- Fitness Center
- Fitness Classes
- Kids Club
- Outdoor Pool
- Poolside Bar
- Private Beach
- Safety Deposit Boxes
- Shuttle Service
- Smoking Area
- Steam Room
- Tennis Court
- Wi-Fi In Public Areas
- Yoga Classes/instruction On Site
Choose between a trio of suite options: Terrace, Pool, or Pool Penthouse. If traveli ng in a large group, or you're looking for pure seclusion, enjoy the privacy and dedicate d staff of a Pool Villa. For those looking for a deeper experience, charter a luxu ry vessel, sail overnight through the Andaman Sea and wake to a karst-strewn dawn vie w of Phang Nga Bay.
Terrace Suites are 1,646 square feet in size, comprised of one bedroom, an ensuite bathroom, a large dining and living space and a kitchen area, which opens up to a terrace and views of the Andaman Sea. Furnishings include fabrics in Jim Thompson silk, complementing classic overhead fans and polished timber floors. Modern amenities include BOSE sound systems and an LCD TV.
Pool Suites are 2,303 square feet in size and comprised of one bedroom, an ensuite bathroom, a large dining and living space, a kitchen area, an outdoor terrace with gorgeous views of the Andaman Sea, plus a private pool. Stylish Thai-inspired interiors include Jim Thompson silk and polished timber floors, while contemporary facilities include a BOSE sound system and an LCD TV.
Penthouse Pool Suite
Spread over a generous 3,358 square feet, the two-bedroom Penthouse Pool Suites offer seclusion and discretion. Spaces include two large bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms, a premium dining and living area, a western-style kitchen, a roof-top deck that opens up to views of the Andaman Sea, as well as a private infinity pool. Enjoy Jim Thompson silks, Thai-style décor, plus modern BOSE sound systems and LCD TVs.
Andara's Pool Villas cover an impressive 12,486 square feet in total, accommodating between six and 14 guests, ideal for groups traveling together, looking for privacy. Ensuite bedrooms open out to views of the ocean, while dining, living and kitchen areas are spacious, and the stunning private infinity pool is the epitome of relaxation. The three- to seven-bedroom villas also come with two dedicated members of staff, including a personal chef.
Charter Andara's yacht for overnight tours of the gorgeous Phang Nga Bay. The five cabins accommodate up to 10 guests, and the yacht package also includes private land transfers, meals and soft drinks, as well as Marine Park entrance fees.
Chic and practical resort attire for lounging around the pool, high-end beachwear brands and fashionable souvenirs, the Andara Boutique anticipates the gap in your wardrobe and your suitcase.
Maintain your fitness goals at the well-appointed resort gym, which includes a range of Preco equipment, gym attendants, as well as group and private classes in disciplines such as Muay Thai boxing, TRX, yoga, pilates, aerobics and tai chi.
From pizza making to arts and crafts, games and storytelling, Andara's Kids Club hosts activities tailor-made to children of all ages.
Part of the Andara Spa family, the salon offers cuts and hair styling, ideal if you're heading out to dinner or a special occasion, and want to look your best.
The hotel spa is an ideal hideaway indulgence, offering a diverse menu of treatments inspired by traditional Thai, Ayurvedic, Swiss, Javanese and Swedish healing practices. The spa has five private treatment rooms with showers, two couples rooms and one Thai massage room. Treatments can also be enjoyed in-suite or in-villa, upon request.
The gorgeous outdoor infinity-style swimming pool stretches out to views of Kamala Beach and also includes a poolside bar.
Channel your inner Serena Williams with a serve on the Andara tennis court, working up a sweat in the sunshine.
Shop for a vintage that speaks to you - an anniversary or birthday gift, or simply select a tipple to treat yourself to vino with an ocean view, in the spirit of la dolce vita.
The resort owns two private motor yachts (91 by 114 feet), which offer excursions such as private island hopping, snorkeling and diving trips. The boats have on-board catering facilities for romantic sunset cruises and special celebratory dinners.
Silk serves up superb Thai cuisine al fresco (or inside in the air-conditioning if the spices get too much!). Select classic Thai dishes from a menu of favorites, including fragrant green curry, chicken with cashew nuts, and mango sticky rice. If you're pining for the comforts of home, there are also international options, plus imported beers and wines.
Transport yourself from the Andaman to the Mediterranean with a meal at La Seta, complete with Aperol Spritz and homemade pasta and pizza fresh from the oven.
Tuck into a private meal in the comfort of your suite with an in-room dining experience, tailor-made to your requirements and preferences.
Silk Pool Bar
With perfect proximity to pool loungers, the Silk Pool Bar ensures you can enjoy a drink with fruit and an umbrella from the comfort of your favorite foot-paddling spot.
Celebrating a special occasion? Then head out to sea on one of Andara's luxury vessels for sunset dining with a difference.
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