Wanakarn Beach Resort & Spa
Phang Nga, Thailand
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Relais & Châteaux Pool Villa Hideaway in Thailand

Indulge in barefoot pool villa luxury in Thailand’s serene Phang Nga, 40 minutes north of Phuket. Child-free tranquillity awaits at Wanakarn Beach Resort & Spa, a five-star boutique property – part of the prestigious Relais & Châteaux collection – nestled in 15 acres of lush tropical grounds with a pristine private riverside beach. Stay five nights and enjoy daily breakfast and lunches, a relaxing 60-minute Thai massage, airport pickup and welcome drink on arrival.

5 Nights from
NZD$2,182/room

Valued up to
$5,376
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This gorgeous five-star boutique resort is nestled amidst 15 acres of lush tropical gardens scented with exotic flowers and at the edge of a picturesque river, beyond which lies a white-sand beach overlooking the sparkling turquoise waters of the Andaman Sea.

What You’ll Love

The Resort – Five-star Relais & Châteaux luxury

Reserved exclusively for guests aged 12 years and above, this tranquil resort features an infinity pool with a Jacuzzi and a swim-up pool bar, a cave of fine wines, an idyllic spa, tennis courts and more. Guests can relax in privacy and serenity in beautiful private pool villas, each with its own jacuzzi bath tub, private swimming pool, outdoor waterfall shower and premium Sony entertainment system.

Wanakarn Beach Resort & Spa is part of the prestigious Relais & Châteaux collection of properties recognised for upscale hospitality and culinary excellence. It currently has a five-star rating on TripAdvisor and has been awarded a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2017.

The Room – Spacious private pool villa

Stay in a beautiful Pool Villa (165 sqm), featuring a master bedroom with an oversized king bed, an en-suite bathroom with a luxurious Jacuzzi, a rainforest shower, a living room with a sofa, desk and coffee table, a mini-bar with an espresso machine, and a Sony LCD TV and stereo system, plus a hardwood paneled terrace with a private pool, loungers and an outdoor waterfall shower.

The Food & Drink – Daily breakfast, daily lunch and welcome drink on arrival

Start each day with your included daily breakfast and enjoy set lunches at the Twin Waters Restaurant each day of your stay. Take your pick from international and Asian dishes such as spiced Thai seafood salad, green curry chicken, spaghetti carbonara and more, followed by tempting desserts such as mango sticky rice and chocolate brownie.

The Relaxation – 60-minute massage each

Unwind with a 60-minute relaxing Thai massage at the resort’s day spa which is run by the renowned Sukko Spa. These luxurious spas use ancient healing therapies inspired by Phuket Thais for a comprehensive spa experience.

Perfect for couples

Treat your loved one to a romantic and secluded hideaway in Thailand. Whilst this is the perfect resort for completely chilling out, there are plenty of activities to be found in the vicinity for those in search of a more active holiday, including golfing, elephant riding, horse riding, trekking, rock climbing, sailing, diving and more.

Valid for travel until 31 October 2019 (bookings must be made before 31 August 2019).

Blackout Dates: Not valid for travel on

21 December 2018 – 10 January 2019

Surcharge: A non-refundable surcharge per room, per night, applies and is payable at time of booking. Dates and prices are identified in the Booking Calendar.

1 November – 20 December 2018

11 January – 31 March 2019

Check Availability: To confirm your dates of stay at purchase, click on 'Check Availability' and select your preferred package. Use the calendar to browse and select available dates. Dates with a surcharge are identified.

Buy Now Book Later: If you want to secure this offer and don't know when you want to travel please select 'Buy Now & Book Later'. This will secure your package and give you the flexibility to choose your travel dates - within the book by and validity period and subject to availability. To select dates post purchase, simply select 'My Escapes' under the 'My Account' tab and follow the prompts.

7-Day Change of Mind ‘No Questions Asked’ Refund Guarantee: Things don’t always work out. Our 7-day Change of Mind Guarantee is there to help. Within 7 days of purchase we’ll happily provide a full refund on cancellation of your escape (so long as you don’t have a confirmed booking/stay in the next 14 days).

Packages are valid for two people.

Maximum Room Capacity: The maximum room capacity is three guests (must be 12 and over). See the 'Extra Guest Policy'' below for more details.

Extra Guest Policy: One extra guest (aged 12 and over) may stay for a surcharge of AU$200 per night, sleeping on a rollaway bed with accommodation and breakfast only. Payable directly to the resort.

Connecting rooms are available on request (subject to availability).

Dining inclusions do not include beverages (unless otherwise stated). Menus are subject to change without notice.

Guests will receive one 60-minute Thai massage each. This cannot be exchanged for cash or any other treatment. Spa treatments must be booked in advance to avoid disappointment.

Please note that full terms and conditions apply. Refer to website's terms and conditions.

  • Two beaches (one river, one ocean)
  • 38m x10m infinity swimming pool with jacuzzi and swim-up pool bar
  • Twin Waters fine gourmet and semi-casual in-and outdoor dining
  • The Bar, serving refreshments and snacks all day
  • Sunset Terrace, for refreshing cocktails
  • Spa operated by Sukko Spa
  • Wellness Centre with lockers, private showers, steam and sauna rooms
  • Fitness Centre with state of the art equipment from LifeFitness™
  • Tennis Court w/Italian high quality synthetic grass and flood lights
  • Souvenir shop
  • Business centre
  • Medical clinic
  • Tours and car rental
  • Wellness and snack & beverage service, pool and beach side
  • Room service
  • Water sports & activities
  • Live entertainment
  • Kayaks and TREK™ mountain bikes, snorkeling gear and tennis racquets
  • Dry cleaning, laundry service, shoe-shine service
  • Daily housekeeping and turn-down service
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Foreign exchange
  • Shuttle service to Khao Lak OR Phuket Town (Monday to Saturday, one roundtrip daily)
  • VIP arrival and departure services available, incl. personal escort and private lounge
  • On call butler, chef and tailor

*Charges may apply for some facilities

Getting to Phuket is easy. Flights are available from most major Australian cities with airlines including Jetstar, Singapore Airlines, Qantas and more with an approximate flight time of nine hours.

Wanakarn Resort & Spa is located approximately 40km (50 minutes by car plus a short boat ride) from Phuket International Airport.

Need Flights? We have a dedicated team who are able to assist with all your flight requirements. If you need a stopover or are looking at travelling to more destinations, our team can help. Contact our flights concierge team using the phone number on our website.

Wanakarn Beach Resort & Spa
48/2 Moo 3, Baan Pordang, Thaimuang, Phang-nga 82120, Thailand
“The pool is great and the private pool villas are really fabulous.. The staff is doing their utmost to accommodate every possible wish... they are there with the towel before you decide where by the pool you would like to be... or pick u up from the beach. Highly recommended!!
- TripAdvisor
“I have stayed in some very fancy hotels, but the service at wanakarn is exceptional. Each member of staff are extremely attentive, nothing is to much trouble, you are not expected to lift a finger… I highly rate this hotel and the experience they provide.
- TripAdvisor
“Wanakarn is a beautiful resort away from the madding crowds... The villas are well appointed and housekeeping is exact. The food is absolutely fantastic both international and Thai cuisine. The property is remotely located and is ideal if you want peace and relaxation… This resort rates in my top 3 in the world.
- TripAdvisor