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Phulay Bay, A Ritz-Carlton Reserve

Thailand, Krabi

Majestically set on the shores of the Andaman Sea, this resort offers untouched vistas of the dramatic limestone karsts, naturally rugged shorelines and jungle backdrops. Welcome to Thailand. Enjoy this peaceful sanctuary from one of the reserve's spacious, well-appointed villas or pavilions or unwind at the infinity pool or the Spa at Phulay Bay. For those after a little adventure, experience kayaking in Krabi, explore the jungle board walks or cruise over to Koh Hong Island - a hidden gem. Boasting some of the finest restaurants in Krabi, the reserve presents an extensive array of cuisines, partnered with flawless Thai hospitality.

The resort has 54 one-bedroom pavilions and villas.

  • Extraordinary hideaway by the Andaman Sea
  • Villas offer stunning limestone karst views
  • Infinity pool with peaceful surroundings
  • Traditional cooking and dance classes
  • Trendy Raw Bar serving natural, organic produce

Added value

Room discount

Save up to 15% discount on the hotel price  when staying for a minimum of 3 nights for holidays between, 07 January - 14 February 2018, 23 February - 30 September 2018 and 08 - 31 October 2018 booked 60 days prior to arrival.

Long stay offer

Guests staying for a minimum of 7 nights between 01 November 2017 - 21 December 2017 and 07 January - 31 October 2018 booked between 1 - 59 days prior to arrival and receive a free 3 course dinner for two (excludes beverages).

Free nights

Stay 4 nights and pay for 3 nights for holidays between 01 November - 21 December 2017, 07 January -14 February 2018 and 23 February - 16 April 2018  or stay for 3 nights and pay for 2 nights for holidays between 17 April - 30 September 2018 and 08 - 31 October 2018.

Honeymoon offer

Honeymoon guests staying between 01 November 2017 - 31 October 2018 receive a welcome amenity, bath ritual with petals and candles and one romantic sunset cocktail for two at the Chomtawan Bar once per stay.

Facilities

Bars & Restaurants

Chomtawan

Opening Times:
09:00 - 23:00

Dress Code:
Pool Casual. Bathing suit cover-ups and shoes are optional

This sunset lounge provides casual dining options during the day as well as tempting cocktails. Unwind on idyllic lounge beds and enjoy the glorious Andaman sunset. Visit on a Saturday to meet the baby elephant Koko for a memorable treat.

Jampoon

Savour Mediterranean-inspired cuisine with a diverse array of Western dishes in an intimate venue, with live cooking from the 'Chef's Table'. Guests on half board can eat at this restaurant.

Opening Times:

Breakfast: 06:30 - 11:00
Lunch: 12:00 - 15:00
Dinner: 18:00 - 22:30

Dress Code:
Breakfast: Resort Casual. Shirts, shoes and bathing suit cover ups are required.
Dinner: Resort Upscale. Bathing suits, sleeveless t-shirts, men in shorts and flip flops are not permitted.

Lae Lay


Opening Times:
18:00 - 22:30

Dress Code:
Resort Upscale. Bathing suits, sleeveless t-shirts, men in shorts and flip flops are not permitted.

Specialising in the freshest seafood, Lae Lay provides stunning dining views of the Andaman Sea and natural park islands.

Plaifah


Opening Times:
09:00 - 18:00

An infinity pool bar ensures ultimate relaxation with an outdoor restaurant and bar offering casual dining from both Western and Asian menus. Guests on half board can eat at this restaurant.

Restrictions:
Pool Casual. Bathing suit cover-ups and shoes are optional.

Sri Trang


Opening Times:
18:00 - 22:30

Dress Code:
Resort Upscale. Bathing suits, sleeveless t-shirts, men in shorts and flip flops are not permitted.

This minimalist setting ensures the focus rests solely on its Traditional Thai cuisine, using the very best ingredients and flavours. Guests on half board can eat at this restaurant.

Beach & Pools

Pools

The stunning infinity pool is surrounded by wooden decking and comfortable sunloungers.

For Families

Kids Club

Ritz Kids aims to help children explore and discover the water, land and culture of Thailand, as well as the importance of sustainability. Activities include beach exploration and arts and crafts.

Spa & Wellness

Spa and Fitness Centre

Using traditionally inspired Asian and European techniques both ancient and modern, Phulay Bay Spa aims to create the ultimate relaxation experience. It features treatments such as the Thai Herbal Infusion Ritual, which uses a variety of herbs including lemongrass, jasmine, peppermint and clove to restore the balance of energy in the body.

Guests can also use the fully equipped fitness centre, with a range of exercise equipment including cardio and free weights.

Activities & Entertainment

Daytime Activities

There are plenty of things for guests to do. The northern coast of Krabi Province is filled with caves, perfect for exploring in a kayak. There are also 200 islands around the coast, which can be reached by speedboat. At Bamboo island there is one of Thailand's biggest coral reefs. Snorkelling and scuba diving equipment is available for exploring the incredible marine life there. Candlelight yoga is also popular, with candles, aromatherapy and relaxing music

About the location
The coastline at Krabi is one of Thailand's most distinctive, with huge limestone cliffs towering above talc-white sands. It's a popular place with rock climbers - you'll often spy them clinging to the cliffs in the mornings, particularly at photo-worthy Railay Beach. The limestone is honeycombed with caves that are ripe for exploring. Wat Tham Sua (Tiger Cave Temple) is a favourite - its name comes from the paw prints in the stone inside the cave, supposedly from a tiger.

The waters off Krabi are studded with dozens of islands. The four that make up Koh Hong are a popular daytrip, as are the two Phi Phi islands, Phi Phi Don and Phi Phi Leh. Take a boat out for the day and you'll find pristine beaches, half-hidden coves and some of Thailand's best snorkelling. Other standout day trips include the Emerald Pool, a beautiful pond filled with mineral-rich spring water, and the hot spring waterfalls, where you can enjoy the luxury of wallowing in balmy natural pools and cascades.

Krabi Town is where you'll find the hub of activity. Make a beeline for Thanon Khon Dern, or Krabi Walking Street, for street food stalls and shops selling souvenirs, handicrafts and rainbow-hued sarongs.
Transfer time

35 minutes from Krabi airport

2 hours from Phuket airport

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Aged but beautiful resort with lots of activities
TimGiotia_Ren, Boston, Massachusetts
Tripadvisor review Dec 04 2017
As the first Ritz-Carlton reserve, the hotel is looking aged and some places rather tired. However the design and the interiors are still comfortable and well-functioning. Had received a warm welcome...
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Tripadvisor review Dec 03 2017
Beautiful resort where peace & tranquility are the key descriptions best used to describe our stay. Extremely friendly staff, and wonderful accommodations but not inexpensive. Fantastic swimming pool...
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