Shining like a jewel in the Andaman Sea sits Island Escape by Burasari. Located on the beautiful island of Koh Maphrao, just a short boat ride from the east coast of Phuket, this stunning resort offers everything the modern traveller could want. Enjoy the gentle, laid back atmosphere of the island, while being just minutes away from Phuket.
Everyone - from honeymooning couples to extended families - is sure to find what they are looking for at Island Escape by Burasari. Couples can enjoy plenty of privacy and intimacy, while children and extended family members are guaranteed lots of fun in the sun with the great variety of pools, activities and adventure excursions. The beautiful white sands of the beach are just one minute away. For guests looking to venture into Phuket Town for island hopping trips, nightlife and shopping, a private longtail boat service will take you there in just 15-minutes.
The resort is arranged around three zones, with villas and rooms each bordering a themed area pool. There are also 15 luxuriously appointed villas with private pools for those that enjoy a little more privacy on holiday. Last but by no means least, Island Escape by Burasari offers some of the best dining on the island, and promises gastronomic excellence whether you’re enjoying an international dish in the main restaurant or a local snack from a food truck.
Island Escape by Burasari prides itself on offering guests a wide variety of dining options, and we have no doubt that foodies will be in their element here. Enjoy chef-curated menus that feature a range of comfort foods and small-plate meals, plus fresh fruit juices, delicious poolside cocktails and vintage fine wines.
Lunch, Dinner 11:00 – 22:00
Eat Thai is Island Escape’s authentic beachside restaurant. Every meal here is lovingly prepared using locally sourced ingredients to traditional recipes. From delicious curries to healthy soups and fresh salads, Eat Thai is the perfect choice for guests who want to tickle their taste buds.
Bar Snacks 11:00 – 23:00
Enjoy the gorgeous Thai climate while gazing at the lovely Adaman sea at Drink. This stylish but informal cocktail bar offers drinks and snacks throughout the day, and has surely one of the best views of all the resort.
Bar Snacks 11:00 – 23:00
Indulge your inner sommelier at It’s Wine - Island Escape by Burasari’s dedicated wine bar. From beautiful Bordeauxs and Burgundies, to fine wines from the New World and even a few local offerings, never has saying “cheers!” tasted so good.
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Snacks 06:30 – 22:00
It’s Everything does just what its name promises. Offering international buffet-style meals, guests can expect delicately prepared cuisine with local flare. Set around the resort’s main pool, this restaurant offers delicious dining with a view.
Grab & Go Coffee, Juices, Cakes & Snacks
All Day + Night
It’s Awake coffee bar is the place to go if you want to have a quick caffeine fix on the go. The venue offers everything from morning lattes to steamy espressos to late-night infusions, not forgetting freshly squeezed juices and delicious cakes and snacks.
Pizza, Burgers, Sandwiches & Snacks
11:00 – 18:00
Guests at Island Escape will enjoy sampling from the food trucks that are dotted throughout the resort. Enjoy local snacks and international fare such as pizzas and burgers for a convenient, freshly made bite on the go.
Romantic Dinner or Picnic
International Dinner On Request
Enjoy a romantic dinner under the stars, or a fun-filled beach picnic, courtesy of Island Escape by Burasari. Simply ask at reception and the team of talented chefs will do the rest.
The lovely resort is centred around three main pool areas, plus a beautiful sandy beach that will have you gazing at the amazing views over the sea. With waters as warm as these, you won’t ever want to get out!
Guests of Island Escape by Burasari can enjoy the pleasure of reclining on their own stretch of private beach. The strictly sand only beach is flanked by beautifully warm waters rife with kaleidoscopic marine life, just perfect for those who want to cool off from the Thai sun. Just grab your snorkel and dive!
An adults-only sanctuary that provides peace and relaxation at whatever time of the day. Enjoy a swim in the Forest Pool or relax in the natural spa pool fed by natural underground springs. Plenty of sun loungers ensure optimal privacy at all times.
Welcome to an aqua world paradise, ideal for families and guests who like to have fun. The Splash Zone is a glorious stretch swimming pool with landscaped “sundeck islands”, complete with water slides, massage jets and sun decks.
This adventure-filled Treasure Island inspired tropical wonderland is perfect for curious water babies and young explorers. Featuring lush, landscaped tropical gardens and a charming children’s only mini water world, the Play Resort Zone is perfect for young children and toddlers who enjoy playing in treehouses, splashing in the water, scooting on zip-lines and scaling climbing walls.
This haven of relaxation is sure to tick all your wellness boxes. The Bamboo Spa by Burasari features eight private treatment rooms, forest steam rooms, a complete spa gallery and a “live” bamboo relaxation pavilion. A menu of expertly crafted treatments including cleansing alternative healing rituals and detoxification packages has been designed as well, meaning both body and mind are pampered. Trust the talented wellness therapists to look after your peace and tranquillity in the resort's beautifully appointed spa.
Deluxe rooms are beautifully designed with nature-inspired décor elements, large rain showers and wide-open balcony. Choose spectacular garden or lagoon views on ground floor for direct access or on the second floor for the complete tropical resort experience. Connecting rooms are available upon request.
These spacious rooms have direct access into the swimming pool your private terrace, you can start the day with an invigorating splash and while away the night with a dreamy starlight swim-for-two.
The lagoon zone is a sanctuary just for adults, Ideal for honeymooners, or friends who would rather a quiet child free zone. Enjoy a swim in the Forest Pool or relax in the natural spa pool fed by natural
Accommodation types available here are one-bedroom villas, Deluxe Pool Access Room or Deluxe Rooms.
The Bamboo Spa by Burasari is nearby for some extra pampering with nature inspired treatments, and in-villa experiences include candlelit dinners and cocktail hours.
The Ocean zone features one to four-bedroom villas each with a generously sized private swimming pool, glorious ocean views and spacious outdoor living spaces for dining and lounging. Villas with four bedrooms have direct beach access. Guests can enjoy on-call villa host, private chef services and curated experiences, such as breakfast-in-bed, al fresco meals and sunset cocktail hour arranged in your private space.
There is a fun pool table in each villa with two or more bedrooms in a space designed for entertaining.
All bedrooms can be arranged with twin or king size beds.
Welcome to the play-zone, an adventure-filled Treasure Island-inspired tropical wonderland. Featuring lush, landscaped tropical gardens and a charming children’s mini water-world, this terrific zone is perfect for nature lovers and couples with children. One to Two-bedroom Villas and Deluxe Rooms offer direct garden access, ideal for running barefoot in the grass, playing in treehouses, splashing in water, scooting on zip-lines and scaling rock walls for young children and toddlers.
The swim zone is a water lovers paradise with water slide and floating sun decks. Glorious stretched swimming pool with landscaped “sundeck islands” right in the centre of rooms and villas, Aqua World is ideal for water lovers and sun worshippers. A mix of One to Two-bedroom Villas and Deluxe Rooms offer direct access into the pool or spacious balconies overlooking aquaworld. Pool areas feature ample sun loungers and a water slide.