Banyan Tree Phuket, Phuket, Thailand
Long a regular fixture on ‘best hotels’ lists, and with its elegant Thai pavilions rising above flower-filled gardens, the spectacular Banyan Tree is without doubt one of Phuket’s very best addresses.
With its elegant Thai pavilions rising above flower-filled gardens, this resort is both stunning and outstandingly welcoming.
Effortlessly chic villas filled with Thai furnishings and oriental silks are the order of the day here, and it goes without saying that the award-winning spa is one of the best to be found anywhere in the world. And with the hotel bordering sandy white beaches and a freshwater lagoon, the possibilities for soaking up the sun or indulging in a host of watersports are endless.
There’s also a superb golf course on hand, plus three tennis courts and a friendly weekly tournament.
Then after dark, there’s a mind-boggling selection of gourmet eateries to frequent, including some very special private dining venues, perfect for just two.