With a slew of new resorts opening at the Pearl of the Andaman, Phuket is entrenching its position as the Asian destination for among sun seeking sybaritics.
THE NAKA ISLAND (A LUXURY COLLECTION RESORT & SPA)
This exclusive boutique resort on Naka Yai Island is just a short speedboat ride away from the coast of Phuket. There are 67 luxury villas and a spa, and to satiate your appetite, three signature restaurants offer Thai cuisine and other flavours of the region. Navigate the tiny island of 2.56 sq km on foot or on bicycle and enjoy a picnic on untouched beaches that overlook the Andaman Sea and emerald-green Phang Nga Bay.
Highlight: The Luxury Collection world-renowned concierge service offers Destination Discoveries—custom curated adventures designed to offer travellers exceptional indigenous experiences.
32 Moo 5 Tambol Paklok, Amphur Thalang, Naka Yai Island, Phuket , Thailand. Opening package rates from THB 9,000 (S$375) through March 2012. For reservations and enquiries, call +66 7637 1400.
Excerpt from the January issue of epicure.