Cradled within the exclusive enclave of Laguna Phuket, bordered by Bang Tao Bay and the Andaman Sea lies the legendary Banyan Tree Resorts, Phuket. Set in over six hundred acres of lush tropical gardens, coconut groves, tranquil lakes and lagoons is a magnificent collection of luxurious appointed one to three bedroom private pool villas within three distinct resorts. Freestanding villas are designed to reflect the spirit of Thai architecture complemented by every modern amenity and an unrivalled service. Dining options encompass eight restaurants, bars and cafés – ranging from the casual to the elegant to the local to the international. A host of extensive recreations include the award winning Banyan Tree Spa, two swimming pools, tennis, championship golf and Thai cookery classes. Younger guests are entertained at the Turtle Kids Club whilst the Quest Adventure programme at Laguna Phuket is perfect for teens seeking adrenaline-fuelled activities. Banyan Tree DoublePool Villas - Without argument one of Asia’s finest private villa retreats and considered the most exclusive address on the island, its service and standards are faultless. One, Two and Three DoublePool Villas are set in private peaceful landscaped gardens offer the ultimate in premium exclusivity. Extremely spacious in size and utterly state of the art – step directly from the glass window floating bedroom pavilion into a fragrant wading pool as you head for your fifteen metre infinity edge pool with Jacuzzi. Refining luxury and privacy is the Three Bedroom DoublePool Villa, the villa is one of a kind boasting 2500 square metres with a 360 degree outdoor glass sala for the ultimate dining and entertaining experience. Dining options includes Tré, an exclusive restaurant serving exquisite French-Vietnamese cuisine overlooking the tranquil lagoon, access to Banyan Tree Resorts, Phuket restaurants or if you wish to dine in privacy your twenty four hour villa host can arrange meals at your request.
Thailand is generally very hot and humid with distinct dry and rainy seasons. The best time to visit most resorts, including Phuket, Krabi, Chiang Mai and Chiang Rai, is from November to March, with the exception of Koh Samui which is best visited from December to August. However, with ever-changing weather patterns and excellent offers, it is well worth considering a holiday during the shoulder seasons
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