Which beach is best to stay in Phuket?

The 10 Best Places To Stay In Phuket

  • Kata Beach.
  • Bang Tao Beach.
  • Karon Beach.
  • Patong Beach.
  • Kamala Beach.
  • Nai Harn Beach.
  • Phuket Old Town.
  • Surin Beach.

Where should I stay in Phuket for the first time?

1st Time in Phuket: Where Should I Stay?

  • Nai Harn Beach.
  • Bangtao Beach.
  • Surin Beach.
  • Kamala Beach.
  • Karon Beach.
  • Patong Beach.
  • Phuket Town.
  • Rawai Beach.

Where is the main town in Phuket?

Phuket Town is the historic yet thriving capital city of the island. Located in the northeast corner of Phuket and home to over one third of the island’s population, it’s very much a working city and there are no beach clubs or fancy resorts to be found here.

Is Kata Beach or Karon beach better?

Kata beach is more cosy with scenic views overlooking the bay and Koh Pu (Crab island). Karon beach is longer with more high rise or large hotel establishments overlooking the beach.

Which beach is near Phuket Town?

Do you want to be near Phuket town or Patong beach where all the action is. That is where most people stay, on that side of the island,where all the popular beaches are. Patong is a 30 minute taxi ride into Phuket town. Panwa is a lovely location but further away from most things so its a lot quieter.

What is the best time of year to visit Phuket Thailand?

The best time to visit Phuket is between November and April when weather conditions are ideal for beach activities, such as swimming and boating. The six months between May and October are monsoon season, and although accommodation prices are much lower this time of year, the water conditions can be dangerous.

Is it better to stay in Patong or Karon?

Over the years Karon Beach has become one of Jonathan’s favourite places to stay in Phuket, as it offers a lovely quiet stretch of sandy beach, with plenty of umbrellas / sun beds available to hire. Patong is somewhat bigger, busier and noisier. Kata offers a beautiful bay but this can collect rubbish.

Can you swim at Kata Beach?

The water at Kata beach is considered safe, but as always, if you aren’t a strong or confident swimmer, be sure to know your limits when it comes to sea swimming, and always wear a life jacket for water sports.

Which is better Phi Phi or Phuket?

Generally, Phi Phi is the place to be for more isolation and quieter vibes, while Phuket is the undeniable party scene of the two. Phuket is home to larger resorts and more amenities, while Phi Phi is great for those looking to disconnect and unwind from the rest of the world.

Is Phuket safe for tourists?

Phuket is quite a safe destination for female travelers, who are unlikely harassed because of how they’re dressed, and doesn’t have significant issues with violent street crime. The two biggest criminal threats to female tourists in Phuket are drink spiking and scams.

What are the best resorts in Phuket?

ROSEWOOD PHUKET. At an exquisite location along a 600 m (2000 ft) beachfront at Emerald Bay,Rosewood Phuket is a tropical beach hideaway akin to an ideal ocean village.

  • SIX SENSES YAO NOI. Six Senses Yao Noi sets the highest benchmark for island resort living in Asia.
  • What is the best area to stay in Phuket?

    – Where to Stay in Phuket – Phuket Regional Guide – 5 Best Areas to Stay in Phuket – 1. Phuket Town – Where to Stay in Phuket for the First Time – 2. Karon – Where to Stay in Phuket on a Budget – 3. Patong – Where to Stay in Phuket for Nightlife – 4. – 5. – FAQ about Finding a Place to Stay in Phuket – Final Thoughts on Where to Stay in Phuket

    Which is better Bangkok or Phuket?

    – Nice beaches – Great experience – Has a little of everything – Not as hectic and chaotic as BKK

    When is the best time to visit Phuket?

    Phuket Weather Facts.

  • Phuket Average Temperatures by Month
  • Dry Season in Phuket (November to February) November to February is the high season in Phuket,which sees the best weather of the year.
  • Rainy Season in Phuket (May to October) In the rainiest months (August,September,and October),it rains for 1–2 hours in the afternoon.