Review: Mövenpick Resort & Spa Karon Beach Phuket, Thailand

Accommodation : Hotels

Name: Mövenpick Resort & Spa Karon Beach Phuket

Related: Mövenpick, Phuket

Location: Thailand

The land of smiles offers nothing but endless adventure, sanctuaries of tropical nirvana, blissful scenery, and fresh mouthwatering cuisine. Immerse in the cultural country of Thailand, whilst soaking up the sun at Mövenpick Resort & Spa Karon Beach, Phuket.

Why We Love This Hotel

We love the Karon Beach Resort for boasting one of the largest green spaces in Phuket, featuring lush orchid gardens and having a Green Globe Certification. The recognition highlights the Karon Beach Phuket Resort’s strong commitment to the principles of environmental protection and reflects the company’s determination to implement sustainable practices. An ideal hotel, if you’re searching for luxurious travel accommodation, that supports an eco-friendly lifestyle.

Location

Amid the lush tropical gardens and just steps away from the pristine sands of Karon Beach, the resort offers the best location in Phuket, close to major attractions, local shops, vibrant markets and historic temples. Patong, a beach resort town is only 15 minutes away by taxi or tuk-tuk and offers a wide variety of entertainment and dining options.

Best Time To Visit

With a tropical climate, the weather in Phuket never gets too cold. The highest tourist season is November to February when the temperature varies from around 23°C and 30°C. In Phuket, December is the coolest month, but February tends to be the driest. March to mid-May are considered the hottest months, just before monsoon, and temperatures vary in the mid-thirties. You’ll find the heaviest rainfall from mid-May to October, as this is monsoon season, humidity can be overbearing but prices are low due to a lack of tourists.

Style & Character

A truly fabulous tropical oasis. Imagine waking up to the birds singing, sunlight stretching through the window of your room, a safari of thriving greenery outside, and ponds filled with fresh water lilies. Exterior gives off a contemporary jungle vibe, whilst the interior is tastefully defined and modernly decorated, creating a wildly exotic and comfortable stay.

Service & Facilities

With many services and facilities to make your luxury travel experience unforgettable, the resort provides a range of recreational activities such as Thai cooking class and Thai boxing. The fitness centre provides wellness classes such as yoga and Tai Chi. If you fancy escaping into sensual pleasures, the resort’s spa offers treatment rooms, that are infused with an ambience enhanced by touches of Thai aesthetic charm. There is an extensive menu of treatments from massages, facials, exfoliations and wraps which use natural herbs, spices and aromatic oils to rejuvenate and revitalize. With a total of 4 swimming pools, the Little Birds Kid’s Club and The Play Zone for children, the Phuket Resort caters to all needs, with services suited toward all guests.

Rooms

Accommodation options offer the luxury of space and privacy. There are a range of luxurious rooms perfect for family vacations, leisure travellers or special occasions. Exclusive Villas are perfect for couples seeking the ultimate comfort and privacy, and are surrounded by beautiful gardens. Guests have lots of room options to choose from to suit budget and needs. With stylish soft furnishings, the ambience of space and tranquillity, the Mövenpick Resort & Spa Karon Beach offers the perfect place to unwind and relax.

Best Rooms

A pristine room with king-sized bed, sliding windows that back onto your own private terrace, and private plunge pool, surrounded by tropical surroundings and glorious blue skies, The Plunge Pool Villa is our favourite room. With indoor and outdoor day beds, living space, walk-in-shower and large bathtub, the Plunge Pool Villa offers the ultimate luxury travel escape. In-room amenities include complimentary Wi-Fi and a welcome tropical fruit bowl. A minibar and tea and coffee making facilities are also included. Villa guests can also enjoy exclusive access to the tranquil ambience of The Coconut Grove Pool.

Food & Drink

The resort serves up delightful cuisine, with a number of food and dining options. There are a total of 4 restaurants to choose from whilst staying at Phuket’s Mövenpick Resort & Spa. From the El Gaucho Restaurant which serves the best steak available in Phuket alongside an extensive selection of wines and cocktails, to stunning sunset views. The MINT Bar & Restaurant that offers a fun, dynamic vibe with a gorgeous beachfront, outdoor dining venue, and The OrientAsia, which will take you on a delicious journey of Thai and Asian cuisine, with fresh ingredients used from the organic garden. Guests particularly enjoy the extensive breakfast options with crisp fruit and thirst quenching juices. Café Studio serves up a range of home-made pastries, premium coffees, fresh tropical juices and one of the world’s finest: The Swiss Mövenpick ice cream.

If you would like to book a stay at this luxury hotel, or a business class flight, contact our luxury travel concierge to get a quote before booking. We offer free upgrades, free breakfasts, deals and special benefits.

Mövenpick Resort & Spa Karon Beach Phuket, Thailand

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