What are the best areas to stay in Phuket?

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What are the best areas to stay in Phuket?

How about the Courtyard by Marriott Phuket Town?

Nestled in the heart of Phuket’s vibrant old town, Courtyard by Marriott Phuket Town provides the perfect place to stay and soak up the rich cultural heritage of Southern Thailand. A wealth of shopping, dining, and entertainment venues are within easy reach and Phuket’s beautiful beaches are easily accessible.

The hotel’s design reflects traditional Thai arts and crafts, cleverly contrasting with the contemporary style for which Courtyard is so popular around the world. Guests can stay in stylish and spacious rooms and suites, practice their Thai boxing skills in the fitness center or cool off in the outdoor pool with panoramic views of Phuket, while children will be entertained at the kids’ club.

Diners can savor Southern Thai cuisine and international dishes at Krua Talad Yai, or enjoy light refreshments at Kolae pool bar and Talung Lounge. For event planners, several well-equipped function spaces and a grand ballroom are ideal for every occasion, from important business meetings to talk-of-the-town weddings and parties.

Phuket Town
Phuket is a well-known island paradise, famous for its stunning beaches, lush hills, temples, and fun nightlife. But one of its best-kept secrets remains the vibrant neighborhood of Phuket Old Town, AKA Phuket Town or Phuket City. Phuket City, on Phuket, is the capital of Thailand’s Phuket Province. In the Phuket Old Town, the famous Thalang Road is lined with colorful 19th-century shophouses and Sino-Portuguese buildings and during the weekend it hosts one of the biggest walking markets in the whole of Phuket.

Courtyard by Marriott Phuket Town
With 248 rooms, Courtyard by Marriott Phuket Town is an idea place to stay for those wishing to have a central location in Phuket, business travelers, and those looking to be in the middle of the stunning Phuket Town.

The rooms all have:

  • Complimentary high-speed wireless internet
  • 55-inch wall-mounted LCD TV
  • Individually controlled air conditioning
  • Working desk
  • Telephone
  • Electronic in-room safe
  • Coffee & tea making facilities
  • Minibar
  • Daily complimentary drinking water
  • Iron & ironing board
  • Bathroom amenities
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Universal electronic socket

Feeling hungry?

Savor authentic Southern Thai cuisine and popular international dishes at our all-day dining restaurant, which showcases a vibrant culinary marketplace concept with open kitchens and a choice of indoor and outdoor seating.

Connect with your friends, family or colleagues at Talung Lounge, which transforms from a stylish grab & go café by day to a chic bar after dark. Our traditional Thai afternoon tea is served daily – perfect for sharing with a loved one.

Cool down and swim up to our inviting pool bar, which serves refreshing beverages including handcrafted cocktails and local craft beers throughout the day, along with a casual lunch menu and majestic views of Phuket Town.

Courtyard by Marriott Phuket Town Facilities

Fitness Center
The Fitness Center is fully equipped for an invigorating workout. From free weights and cardio machines to a Thai boxing area, you’ll find everything you need to stay in shape.

Swimming pool
Take a refreshing dip in the outdoor sparkling swimming pool, an inviting open-air space featuring comfortable sun beds, alfresco dining and panoramic views of Phuket.

Kids Club
Keep your little ones happy at the Kids’ Club, with a full range of entertaining and educational activities, including fun games, arts and crafts.

Events and Happenings
One of the key unique selling points for the Courtyard by Marriott Phuket Town is that it features nine function spaces with more than 900 square meters of floorspace, including a 600-guest capacity ballroom – ideal for every type of event, from intimate business meetings to grand social gatherings, including one-of-a-kind weddings.

Shaun Stenning
Shaun Stenning
Shaun is the Co-Owner and Founder of 5 Star Marine Phuket. After visiting Phuket for a holiday he never left and over 13 years later he calls Phuket home with his wife and kids. Shaun is passionate about Phuket and the Islands surrounding Phuket and loves helping fellow travellers explore.