Related: Aonang Cliff Beach Resort & Spa, Krabi
Aonang Cliff Beach Resort is a four-star resort overlooking the peaceful limestone cliffs nestled next to the pristine Andaman Sea. This family and couple friendly resort offers the perfect relaxing getaway experience that will leave everyone with a lasting sense of rejuvenation.
Upon arrival, guests are graciously welcomed with a cold towel and fresh juice; the staff are extraordinarily friendly and accommodating, going above and beyond with each amenity offered.
The closest major airport is Krabi Airport, about 37 minutes by car. Krabi is a one-hour flight from Bangkok, or a nine-hour drive. Another airport option is Phuket International Airport, which is a three-hour drive from Krabi. The resort is a five-minute walk from Aonang Beach and is surrounded by plenty of shops, banks, street food vendors, and restaurants.
From Aonang you can take a 15 minute long tail boat ride to the lovely Railay Beach for the day, or spend the day relaxing at Aonang Cliff Beach Resorts’ private piece of paradise, Andamana Beach Club.
The new Panorama Suites are elevated above the town centre, offering dramatic views of the blue skies, lush green natural landscape, bright turquoise waters and iconic limestone cliffs and islands beyond. Each of the spacious 45 sqm. rooms feature panoramic views of the Andaman Sea, luxurious king-size beds, a bathtub on the balcony, and refreshing rain showers. In addition, you will enjoy access to the hotel’s private beach, signature amenities, beach and bedroom slippers, bathrobe, safe, free high speed wifi, minibar, flat screen LED TV and an espresso machine serving Thailand’s finest coffee, Doi Chaang.
This new wing boasts a separate breakfast area where you will start the day with a sumptuous buffet among the sounds of the birds. There is also a second infinity pool which blends seamlessly into the panorama of the Andamana Sea, lounging on this naturally shaded sundeck area, you’ll never want to leave.
Standout services include their Thai and hot stone massages at the Infinity Spa. Poolside and in-room massages and spa treatments are also available.
Restaurant & Bar
Spend the afternoon poolside where you can enjoy lunch, smoothies, or cocktails at either one of the pool cafes.
For dinner, Aonang Buffet, the hotel’s street front restaurant offers traditional Thai dishes as well as western-influenced cuisine, a seafood and meat BBQ, as well as sushi and an assortment of desserts. Live nightly entertainment is presented and the buffet will only set you back about 9 pounds 20 pence per person, with children always eating for free.
The hotel offers two breathtaking infinity pools. There is a sense of privacy whilst sunning poolside from the luscious palm trees that also provide you some natural shade while swimming. The Pano Pool Bar is steps away from the pool deck and serves lunch and cocktails poolside throughout the day.
Activities around the area include zip lining, snorkeling, and rock climbing. Ferries and speedboats to neighboring islands are also readily accessible.
Request a room with views of the Andaman Sea (Ocean View or Panorama Suite), and the limestone cliffs will sweep you away to a panoramic paradise. Superior and Deluxe rooms overlook the main street of Aonang.
Visit their private Beach Club, about ten minutes away from the hotel with complimentary transportation.
Aonang Cliff Beach Resort & Spa also features in our top 5 best luxe-for-less resorts in Thailand.
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