One of Phuket’s longest established luxury hotels, set in the north west coast of the island within the exclusive community of Laguna Phuket, Banyan Tree hotel is perfect for both couples and families. Made up of low rise buildings, classic Thai architecture and beautiful waterways, the hotel offers luxury rooms among the beautiful greenery. The hotel’s villas are luxuriously furnished, most of them complete with private pools and showcasing the finest in local materials and contemporary Thai style.
Guests staying at Banyan Tree will love the culinary choices available, with onsite restaurants serving up modern international classics infused with true Thai flavours in stylish and contemporary settings. For a romantic and unforgettable evening, dinner can also be arranged on board a traditional longtail boat. A rolled out carpet of golden sands to the beach is the perfect place to relax and soak up the Thai sun, and a trip to Banyan Spa is ideal for those wanting to pamper themselves.
Surrounded by beautiful aqua pools, dine al fresco and sample authentic Japanese dishes, prepared by the renowned Japanese master chef Shiraishi Kikuo.
Open: Lunch and dinner
In a stylish setting, enjoy Asian and Western dishes as well as fresh seafood from the market. The restaurant offers an extensive and award winning wine list to perfectly complement your meal.
Open: 06:30–10:30 and 18:30–23:00
For a romantic dining experience, look no further than the Sanya Rak Dinner Cruise, where guests can enjoy an intimate dinner on the Promise of Love, Banyan Tree’s traditional long tail boat. Enjoy delicious Thai flavours, accompanied by traditional Thai music, all to the backdrop of Phuket’s gorgeous sunset skies.
From delicious Thai specialities to pizzas and sandwiches, Banyan Cafe is an all day dining space with lovely views of Laguna Phuket Golf Club. Enjoy international breakfasts, as well as a wide selection of cuisines throughout the day.
Enjoy a poolside and in pool bar experience in this informal setting right by the hotel’s swimming pool. The bar serves light snacks, refreshing soft drinks and tropical cocktails.
Banyan Tree’s signature restaurant serves authentic Thai cuisine using old recipes made from only the finest and freshest ingredients. It offers a contemporary setting, with tableside preparation at the heart of the hotel.
The hotel boasts an impressive 40 metre long pool along with a separate freeform pool, complete with a pool bar, jet pool and jet cannons, water rapids and aquasize area, perfect for a refreshing dip or an intense lap session. A highly trained team of pool attendants are also on hand.
Take a moonlit stroll or a morning jog on the 3km beach, which is just a stone’s throw from the hotel. The hotel provides beach services to make your getaway as smooth as possible, including peppermint spray, beach bags with towels and cushions.
Young guests won’t run out of things to do with the Banyan Tree’s fantastic Turtle Club, which is just for kids. Children can have fun exploring during the morning nature trails, or get creative with flower arrangements and batik painting.
Referred to as one of the best spa facilities in Thailand and the first luxury spa in Asia to re-introduce ancestral beauty practices, Banyan Tree Spa uses native ingredients for holistic award-winning Banyan Signature treatments. Couples will adore the Sense of Love treatments, designed to relax and reignite.
Guests can take full advantage of the state of the art gym equipment at the Fitness Pavillion, offering complimentary classes, such as intense cardiovascular sessions and body toning exercises.
A challenging 18-hole course awaits, named “Thailand’s Best Golf Course” and “Asia’s Best Golf Course” by the World Golf Awards. Redesigned by architect Paul Jansen, Laguna Golf Phuket course boasts run-off areas that make for excellent playing conditions. Perfect for an easy afternoon.
An impressive collection of books, magazines, DVDs and CDs are available to guests staying at Banyan Tree, along with a quiet reading room and business centre. Families will love the board games available to take away to the privacy of your own villas.
Fondly nicknamed the Pearl of the Andaman, Phuket is Thailand’s largest island and is among the world’s most sought after beach destinations. Connected to the west coast of the mainland by a series of bridges, it’s close to the many nearby tropical paradise islands - in particular, the famous Phi Phi Islands. The way to hop between these islands is with an exhilarating speedboat ride from one island to the other.
The longest of Phuket’s beaches is Mai Khao, unravelling along the coast for 11 km, with parts of the beach sitting within a national park, beautifully underdeveloped and edged with pine and palm trees. Those wanting to explore different beaches are in luck as Phuket is home to more than 30 amazing beaches, although the most popular have always been Patong, Kata (said to be one of the prettiest spots in Phuket), Karon, Kamala and the mystical Phang Nga Bay.
Grand Villas boast a nine-metre private pool, Thai sala, walled gardens and an outdoor sunken bath to create a private sanctuary. Each include a king size bed, separate bathtub and shower, TV, Video/Audio system, Wi-Fi internet, minibar, private safe, hair dryer and telephone.
Villas with Lagoon View offer the perfect tropical retreat with a private outdoor pool and spacious wooden deck to enjoy lounging around. Stylishly furnished, they feature an open-air bathtub, separate shower, king size bed, television, wireless internet access, CD and DVD player, music system, minibar, coffee and tea making facilities and private safe.
Pool Villas offer the perfect tropical retreat with a private outdoor pool and spacious wooden deck to enjoy lounging around. Stylishly furnished, they feature an open-air bathtub, separate shower, king size bed, television, wireless internet access, CD and DVD player, music system, minibar, coffee and tea making facilities and private safe.
Signature Two Bedroom Pool Villas (also known as Villa 2 Bedrooms-Pool-Villa) include a master bedroom and second spacious bedroom with en suite bathrooms. The villa boasts a large poolside terrace, personal meditation sala, kitchen, dining patio, nine-metre private pool flanked by private sun loungers, outdoor sunken bath and lavish living space.