Luxury Activities to Fill Your Days in Phuket
Everyone dreams of the perfect holiday. For most people, it will be somewhere on a beautiful tropical island and consist of sunny days jam-packed with luxury activities. The problem is finding the ideal destination for your dream vacation. Many locations advertise themselves as such but fall short of the mark when you do some research into the activities offered.
But Phuket, and the areas around the island, may be able to fulfil your list of fun and luxurious ways to spend your holiday. There are so many things to do in Phuket, that finding the hours to complete your wish list may be your biggest problem. But it’s one that is easily solved by simply lengthening your stay!
If you’re planning a luxury holiday with a loved one, family, or group of friends and are having trouble deciding what to do in Phuket, take a look at our list of luxury activities in and around Phuket.
Take to the Seas Aboard a Luxury YachtPhang Nga Bay and the ocean around the island of Phuket offer calm, turquoise waters, excellent snorkelling, and many tropical islands to discover. Why not explore the area aboard a luxury yacht? Yacht Charter Phuket specialises in day and overnight voyages.
They can provide fully-crewed yachts, catamarans, and boats that hold up to 40 passengers on a day trip. If you want to embark on an overnight voyage, they have yachts with air-conditioned cabins to accommodate your party.
All yachts charters include food and drinks and transfers from your shore accommodation. Some of the larger yachts also included added luxuries like jet-skis, kayaks, and paddleboards. Most of them include snorkelling gear and fishing equipment as well.
The prices are determined by the number of passengers in your group, your food and beverage requirements and the yacht you choose. For more information and to find your dream yacht, have a look at their listings on their website or give them a call.
Tel: +971 55 159 1899 / Line ID: silverbackbrokers
Relax and Enjoy the Music at a Luxury Beach Club
Want to spend the day hanging out at an exclusive, luxury beach club? Catch Beach Club on the sweeping, golden sands of Bangtao Beach is perhaps the best beach club on the island. You can spend the day basking in the sun or laze away in the shade of a palm tree. You can also enjoy a great meal and cold beverages as you watch the sunset, then dance the night away to a live DJ set.
Catch Beach Club may charge a bit more than other beach clubs on the island, but it’s well worth it. If you want to indulge in delicious, fresh food prepared by expert chefs, experience a full bar and wine cellar, and spend the evening partying under the stars beside a gorgeous tropical beach, Catch Beach Club is perfect for you. Be sure to check their website to find out about the exciting upcoming events.
Their operating hours are from 9:00 AM to 2:00 AM.
Tel: +66 65 348 2017
Mobile Map: https://goo.gl/maps/MWiiRDPDMX6ueCFQ6
Indulge in High-end Spa Treatments Beside the Sea
Of course, no dream holiday would be complete without a morning or afternoon at the spa. Breeze Spa at Amari Phuket is one of the most exclusive spas on the island and the only spa that offers a secluded tropical garden location with sweeping views of Patong Bay. Experience the natural, open surroundings and fresh air that provide a rejuvenating change from other spas on the island.
Breeze Spa offers a full range of massages, spa treatments, beauty treatments and spa packages. They also provide a complete variety of hair treatments, so you can go into Breeze Spa and come out looking your best and ready for a night on the town. Please call them to book an appointment. Their hours of operation are from 11:00 – 21:00.
Tel: +66 76 340 804
Learn Thai Cooking at The Blue Elephant
Impress your friends and family when you get home with the skills you've learned at one of the most exclusive Thai cooking schools in the country when you take a course at The Blue Elephant Cooking School.
The award-winning Blue Elephant is a world-famous chain of gourmet, Thai restaurants. With branches in Malta, Paris, Brussels, and Copenhagen, as well two restaurants in Bangkok and Phuket, The Blue Elephant serves as Thailand’s gastronomic ambassador to the world.
Housed in the historic former Governor’s Mansion in Phuket Town, together the restaurant and cooking school represent the height of Thai Cuisine. The Blue Elephant Cooking School offers a range of classes that train both amateur cooks and professional chefs in the intricacies and complexity of Thai cooking. The prices of the classes start from THB 2,800 for a half-day class to THB 78,000 for a five-day, private, professional chef course. The cooking school operates seven days a week, and weekly schedules are as follows:
Monday – Saturday
Morning class: 9:30 – 13:30
Afternoon class: 13:30 – 17:30
Morning class: 9:30 – 13:30
Tel: +66 (0) 76 354 3557
Take an Exclusive Private Fishing Trip on the Andaman Sea
Do you and your guests dream of landing the ‘big one’ during an exciting day of deep-sea fishing? If so,
Phuket Fishing Charters can help you achieve your goal. They have a fleet of twelve fully-equipped, high-speed fishing boats. They also have the knowledge and experience to find the most likely spots for catching fish quickly and effortlessly. Their skill will ensure that you spend the day catching fish instead of hunting for them!
Their prices start at just THB 13,000 for a full day of fishing, and they can tailor the day to your requirements. They offer a serious day of fishing, a fun day of relaxed fishing with island tours and snorkelling, or a group day party. They provide both private and communal fishing trips, which give you a chance to join other fishing enthusiasts and make new friends. Contact them via their website to find out more about dates and prices.
+66 62 060 0220
Enjoy a Romantic Sunset Dinner Cruise
Spend a romantic afternoon and evening on the MV Phuket Champagne, a converted and spacious Chinese Junk that takes you on a tropical adventure that includes a sunset dinner. La Moet Phuket is a small business that has earned a top ranking from Tripadvisor for the quality of the cruises they offer.
Book their Sun and Sunset Tour for an afternoon of snorkelling in the calm waters around Coral Island, followed by a sumptuous sunset dinner and an evening under the stars enjoying drinks or dancing.
They tailor the menu and the trip to fit your group's desires. Choose from a Thai or western buffet with all the extras. They also can provide a masseur or live music. Give them a call or complete the contact form on their website to find out more.
+66 (0) 891 5428
Experience a Round of Golf with an Ocean View
The island of Phuket is home to several championship golf courses. But only one of them offers an ocean-side view. Mission Hills Phuket Golf Course is on the eastern side of the island and provides you with a view of beautiful Phang Nga Bay. Imagine teeing off cooled by the breeze of the ocean and surrounded by the natural beauty of Phuket.
Mission Hills Phuket Golf Course charges THB 5,600 for 18 holes, and THB 3,500 for 9 holes. The rates include both a caddy and golf cart, which is required. They also have umbrellas, clubs and shoes for rent for an additional fee. Simply reserve your tee-time online for the ultimate Phuket golf experience.
+66 (0) 76 310 888
Discover Phuket from Above
For a fitting finale to the ultimate getaway, why not reflect on all the places you visited in and around Phuket from above in a luxury helicopter? Skydance by Advance Aviation offers helicopter tours of the island as well as Phang Nga Bay. Their brand new, EC-130 T2, six-passenger helicopter is available for private charters to see the wonders of the area as you soar above the island and the bay.
For a quick and exciting trip, book the Phuket Discovery tour. This is a ten-minute trip over the north end of the island and includes Nai Thon National Park, Nai Yang Beach, Koh Waew, and Bangtao Beach. The Phuket Discovery tour costs THB 4,900 per passenger.
For a more extensive tour of Phuket, book the Phuket Scenic tour. This half-hour tour takes you on a journey that circles the island from the airport to the southernmost tip of Phuket. The tour costs THB 10,900 per passenger.
To enjoy a panoramic view of Phang Nga Bay, the Phang Nga Signature tour is the tour for you. See the most famous landmarks, including the floating Muslim village and James Bond Island, from above. The Phang Nga Signature tour costs THB 11,900 per passenger.
Ground transfers from your accommodation can be supplied as well at an additional charge of THB 4,280 per vehicle.
Of course, if you’d like to book a longer sightseeing trip, Skydance will be happy to accommodate your wishes. Simply contact them through their website or give them a call. They’ll be able to show you all around Phang Nga Bay, out to the Phi Phi Islands, and down to Krabi as well. It will be the trip of a lifetime, but be sure to have your phones and cameras fully-charged to preserve the memories.
+66 (0) 62 678 3333
Book a Spacious Phuket Apartment from Rental for the Holidays
Rental for the Holidays specialises in providing modern and spacious one or multiple bedroom condos for rent in Phuket. We have well-equipped accommodation all over the island with amenities including swimming pools and fitness centres.
Choose a beachside condo or book a condo in the centre of town for added convenience. Simply choose the area of the island you prefer and let Rental for the Holidays take care of the rest!
2020 is winding to a close, and with the holiday period coming up, Rental for the Holidays is delighted to offer our ultimate promotion for the year. Book a stay at any of our featured spacious, contemporary condos in Phuket and you’ll save 15% on the price of your holiday rental. Use the savings to explore even more of the natural wonders of the island.
Just book your holiday between 1 September and 31 December 2020 for a holiday stay between 15 October 2020 and 30 June 2021. There is no limit to the amount of bookings you can make during the promotional period, so you can explore all that Phuket has to offer!