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Sofitel Krabi Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort , Krabi

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Hotel Introduction

facadeWelcome..your holiday starts here Krabi; a tropical paradise. White sandy beaches lead to the crystal-clear Andaman Sea, filled with marine life and the astonishing limestone formations for which the region is famed.

Hotel Description of Sofitel Krabi Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort :

Newly built Sofitel Krabi Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort  is the perfect hideaway. Colonial era elegance comes alive in an airy and spacious design combining western luxury with authentic Thai touches. Framed by lush rainforest, on its own secluded beach setting, the resort offers unbroken views over the wide bay and unspoilt tropical islands.

The name Phokeethra derives from the ancient Sanskrit name of the powerful Naga serpent spirit, believed to link earth to the richness of heaven According to local legend, the resort lies on a peninsula formed by the tail of this benevolent being.

Looking for a luxurious accommodation amidst the majestic surroundings of Krabi with all the provisions for modern comfort and amenities, then make a booking at the Sofitel Krabi Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort  to ensure your holidays turn out to be one that you want- funfilled, and a relaxed holiday.

Sofitel Krabi Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort  features 276 rooms and suites that present a nice picture of beauty and simplicity embedded in natural wooden floors. The rooms are not only spacious and comfortable but they are adorned in rich exotic Thai furnishings. The resort is suitable for family accommodation, for business stay and even for the honeymoon couples.

The prominent aspect of the resort lies in the world class facilities and the host of amenities it offers. Sofitel Krabi Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort  boasts of eight restaurants or bars, conference facilities, large outdoor swimming pool, Le Spa, fitness center, kids club, water sports, cooking school, children's playground, souvenir shop and tour desk. The balconies in the rooms of the resort offers you a glorious view of the sunset and you can see the sun rays bathing the blue waters of the famous Andaman Sea from the terrace.

Sofitel Krabi Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort is considered as the largest resort in Krabi and according to a popular belief in Thailand whoever happens to visit this land, surrounded with natural pure spring water and Mujalin Trees, is said to return home with good health and eternal prosperity.

Near the resort you would find a number of local attractions which are simply wonderful and pleasing. Some of the close by attractions is the Antique stores, Cafes and restaurants, Shopping mall, local markets etc.

Take your whole family away for a week of fun to this resort, enjoy superb service and accommodation, shop in nearby antique stores, or explore exotic locations around the Thai Province, Krabi - there's something for everyone in Sofitel Krabi Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort .

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Room and Accommodation
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Each of the 276 spacious rooms and suites combines beauty and simplicity in natural wooden floors and richly exotic Thai furnishings.

Balconies offer glorious views of magnificent sunsets over the ocean. Bathrooms remind you that no luxury is excluded with elegant baths and separate glass-enclosed showers.

The 7 Honeymoon suites create a haven that is all yours - providing a luxurious 100 sqm, a personal Jacuzzi as well as direct access to a private honeymoon pool and bar.

Accommodation 276 rooms in a low-rise complex

  • 220 Deluxe rooms (45 m2), 33 Deluxe Premium (54 m2), 5 Junior suites (72 m2), 10 Executive suites (100 m2), 7 Honeymoon suites (103 m2), 1 Presidential Suite (160 m2)
  • 180 non smoking rooms
  • two rooms accessible by wheelchair
  • Direct access to the pool from Honeymoon suites
Bathroom fittings :
  • Bath doors 32 inches wide
  • Bath tub
  • Bathrobe
  • Hair dryer in bathroom
  • Make up/Magnifying mirror
  • Shower
  • Telephone in bathroom
  • Toilets
Room fittings :
  • 110/120 V AC
  • 220/240 V AC
  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Audible smoke alarms
  • Automatic temperature control
  • Automatic wake up call
  • Black out curtains
  • Coffee/Tea making facilities
  • Connecting rooms possibility
  • Data port
  • DDI - Direct Dialing In
  • Dead bolt in rooms
  • Double-glazing
  • Emergency exit map
  • Emergency information in rooms
  • Free mineral water in room
  • Guest rooms door have view port
  • High speed transmission line
  • Key card system
  • Manual temperature control
  • Message alert
  • Mini bar
  • Opening windows
  • Operator wake up call
  • Pay per view channel
  • Phone
  • Phone with direct dial
  • Radio in room
  • Remote control TV
  • Safe deposit box in room
  • Satellite TV and Cable TV
  • Sound proofed
  • Soundproof doors
  • Sprinkler in room
  • Turn down service
  • Working desk

To begin a discourse on the rooms and Room Facilities at Sofitel Krabi Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort  mention has to be made of all the amenities and the prominent aspect of the resort. The superior guest rooms at Sofitel Krabi Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort  features all the standardized room facilities which are expected from a premier class hotel. A range of services and room facilities are offered by Sofitel Krabi Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort  that enables you to enjoy your holiday to the fullest.

The resort features 276 rooms and suites. The rooms have an understated elegance about them. It will be an understatement to say that the furnishing is finely done because the rooms are quite spacious and comfortable. The rooms combine the simplicity and the beauty in the natural wooden floors with the rich exotic Thai furnishings.

The superior rooms that the resort houses feature king size beds, cable TV, Mini bar, Direct dial phone and internet line, In room dining, Hair dryer, Separate dressing area, Separate toilet etc, Laundry and valet service, smoke detectors, fridge and tea/coffee making machine etc. These room facilities at Sofitel Krabi Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort  are in conformity with the basic room facilities offered by the other hotels and resorts in other parts of the world.

The rooms at the resort also come with a large balcony facing the ocean. Thus the rooms offer panoramic view of the limestone islands and also offer a wonderful glimpse of the sun setting over the Andaman Sea.

The resort is also suitable for the honeymoon couples who can book the Honeymoon Suite. The suites come with a private honeymoon pool bar and a personal Jacuzzi. If you wish to get a taste of pure grandeur and luxury then opt for the Executive suite that may set you back by 350 US$ to 475 US$. But if you prefer to spend a bit less than this then go for the Deluxe Suite, Deluxe Premier or the Junior Suite.

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Facilities
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Bar : 3 Bar(s)

Explorer Bar : Elegant Lobby & Piano bar, serving aperitifs, tabas and after-dinner cocktails, plus live music daily.

Lobby bar

Opening hours : TBA

Hemingway Club : Stylish library, a quiet place to enjoy exclusive Cuban cigars, Scotch whisky and French brandy.

Opening hours : TBA

Koh Poda : Swim-up pool bar serving lunch, all kind of refreshments, drinks and juices.

Pool side snack bar

Opening hours : TBA

Restaurant : 5 Restaurant(s)

Caf Vienna : air-condition 40 seats bakary located in lobby area, offering selection of coffee blends, home made pastry, hot bagels, open sandwiches and ice-cream.
Air conditioned ; Non-smoking area; Terrace
Opening hours : 9:00 - 19:00

Hat Maya : All day dinning, market style restaurant and coffee shop serving a wide selection of international contemporary highlights of a modern cusine, in an exotic and informal family friendly resort atmosphere. 108 seats in an air-conditioned restaurant plus 88 on the open-air terrace.
Air conditioned ; Non-smoking area; Terrace
Opening hours : 07:00 - 23:00
Type of cuisine : International

Maprao : 80 seats lounge, open-air close to the beach overlooking Andaman sea and surrounding islands, serving refreshing drinks, tropical fruits and pressed juices, sea-food and snacks.
Air conditioned ; Non-smoking area; Terrace
Opening hours : 16:00 - 24:00
Type of cuisine : Snack & light meals

Venezia : A stylish, fine dining, elegant, gourmet restaurant featuring show kitchen and an original pizza oven serving 56 guests in an airconditioned indoors and 24 guests al fresco, overlooking Andaman sea.
Air conditioned ; Non-smoking area; Terrace
Opening hours : 18:0 - 23:00
Type of cuisine : Italian , Gourmet

White Lotus : Contermporary Thai restaurat offering traditional dishes from all over the Kingdom seating 70 pax in-door and 20 on its own verandah.
Air conditioned ; Non-smoking area; Terrace
Opening hours : 18:00 - 22:00
Type of cuisine : Thai traditional

Facilities for the disabled :

  • Level ramp access
  • Physically challanged public area
  • Wheelchair Access

Safety equipment/installations :

  • 24 hours security
  • Annual Security Checks
  • Auto Doors can be forced open
  • CO Detection Car Park
  • Commitment Accor Hotels Envir. C
  • Emergency lighting
  • Emergency lighting at Emergency Exits
  • Fire System Functioning
  • Hallway sprinkler system
  • Smoke alarm in public area
  • Video camera at building entrance

Seminar :
*Extra charge may apply

  • Air conditioning in meeting room(s)
  • Business area with assistance
  • Dance Floor
  • External catering
  • Flipchart
  • Lectern
  • Overhead projector
  • Simultaneous translation
  • Slide projector

Business Services in the hotel :
*Extra charge may apply

  • Business center with assistance
  • Computer Rental facilities
  • Concierge service
  • Copy / Print service available
  • Exchange facilities
  • Fax machine
  • Internet facilities
  • Secretary service (typing)
  • Self-service business area
  • Wireless Internet Access

Services :

  • Asbestos risk-free hotel
  • Bus / Coach park area
  • Connecting Room
  • Doctor on call
  • Excursions
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Hotel open 24 hours a day
  • Porter
  • Private outdoor parking
  • Same day laundry / dry cleaning
  • Tourist information desk
  • Valet parking

Services for children :

  • Baby sitting on request
  • Children club 0 to 3 years old

Activities and events in the hotel :
*Extra charge may apply

Sport & Relaxation:

  • Boat excursions
  • Deep sea fishing
  • Fitness Centre
  • Hammam
  • Jacuzzi
  • Jogging track
  • Kayak
  • Massage
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing facilities
  • Sauna
  • Snorkeling / Scuba diving
  • Tennis lessons
  • Volley ball facilities
  • Wind surfing facilities
  • Full -size tennis court with floodlights
  • Free form swimming pool - the largest in the krabi area (7000 m2)

Activities near the hotel :

  • Golf course 18 holes
  • Golf course 9 holes
  • Children Club 3 to 6 yrs old
  • Children club 6 to 12 years old
  • Children Club more than 12 years old
  • Indoor Playground for children
  • Outdoor Playground for children

Soak up the sensual pleasures of Asia's first "Le Spa" as you enjoy a blissful holistic treatment in a private room. Herbal ingredients sourced from Thailand's natural riches act in harmony with the body, reversing the effects of modern life.

Le Spa, offering 8 rooms for couples and 4 single rooms, each with private soaking tubs.

Some of the hotel facilities may not fully operate as below :

  • Lobby - fully set up (except gift shop).
  • Guest rooms - fully set fup (except honeymoon wing), minor touch-up works in certain rooms.
  • Maya Restaurant - (all day dining) - operating smoothly.
  • Caf Vienna (deli shop) operating smoothly.
  • Explorer (lobby bar) & Hemingway Club (whisky & cigar lounge & libray) operating smoothly.
  • Room service - operating for snacks, cold food / drinks.
  • Laundry - operating smoothly.
  • Swimming pool & pool bar - operating smoothly (except honeymoon wing).
  • Tour desk - operating smoothly, comprehensive selection of excursions.
  • Water sports - operating.
  • Airport / Krabi town transfer & rent a car - 3 hotel vans and limousine service.
  • Access road, gardens - beautiful with 8m palm tree lighted up night time.
  • Conference rooms - fully set up.

Not fully set date :

  • Boutique (gift shop) - will be operating latest by December 20.
  • Le Spa - should operate by December but the Thai Massage can be provide in guest room upon request.
  • Italian & Thai - two signature restaurants should operate by December (at this moment hotel can provide Italian and Thai menu at Maya restaurant).
  • Activity Center / Fitness Club / Cooking School might not operate before January.
  • Maprao (beach lounge) might not operate before December 30.
  • Business center - should be accomplished by December 20, hotel provide laptops with wireless Internet access.
  • Tennis court - might not operate until end of the year.

Apologies to all exteemed guests if any inconveniences caused

BUSINESS AND CONFERENCE

The owner and the staff members at Sofitel Krabi Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort  claim that there is something for everyone out here and this holds out to be true. Whether you are staying here with your family, taking a break away from the hustle bustle of daily lives or putting up here for leisure or for business purpose, this premier class hotel serves to a wide clientele. Sofitel Krabi Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort  is also suitable for all the business travelers who are on a business trip to Krabi. Among the gamut of services offered by the hotel to businessmen there is also the facility of Business & Conference at Sofitel Krabi Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort .

Business & Conference at Sofitel Krabi Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort  is certainly not going to be boring and humdrum as the meeting in the board rooms of the corporate buildings. Conference held in the exotic surroundings armed with the superb service of the staff tends to make the whole concept of business planning, strategy and business meeting look placid. The resort is an enchanting retreat for all the business travelers who wish to attend the meetings within the superb ambience and rich exotic surroundings.

The hotel has the Executive Suite specially meant for the Business travelers. The resort offers a range of business services to make their work go smoothly. Business men are provided with the wireless internet facility to make their work simpler. At Sofitel Krabi Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort  the staff is ready to provide you with the most discerning personalized service. The Conference area is just apt for holding the high profile business meetings.

The resort offers conference facilities for up to 350 delegates at a time. The resort also provides the business travelers with IDD phone lines to make international calls to any part of the world and such other services as laptops and mobile recharge cards on request. The resort also offers Wi Fi Internet access, computer hire facilities, fax machine, copy print service, secretarial service, though extra charges may apply for all these services.

DINING

Sofitel Krabi Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort is a luxurious premier class hotel. The resort located on a beautiful landscape and overlooking the amazing surrounding of Klong Muang Beach and the Andaman Sea, is sure to gratify your aesthetic sense. If Sofitel Krabi Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort  is your choice for accommodation then dining is not a problem here since the hotel features as many as eight restaurants or bars. With such a wide range of restaurants in the resort guests need to look nowhere else to gratify their appetite for food. Dining at Sofitel Krabi Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort  would leave you with a sense of good taste.

You will find a cluster of 5 bars in the resort that promises to leave you with a sense of inebriated enthusiasm and offers to serve you a fine selection of cocktails and aperitifs.

FITNESS AND RECREATION

Sofitel Krabi Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort is the right choice for all the travelers who expect the highest quality and service. The resort distinguishes itself from other hotels by the warm environment and personalized service they extend. Sofitel Krabi Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort  has given full care and attention to the extensive needs of the varied clientele that chooses this resort over the other resorts. It offers the guests a complete package that includes leisure facilities, adventure - sport facilities and fitness facilities. Do check out the Fitness & Recreation at Sofitel Krabi Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort  that is believed to be of high standard.

In terms of Fitness & Recreation you will find the hotel offers abundant facilities to ensure that fitness freaks don't miss out on the regular workouts. Apart from a gymnasium, you can also find the resort to feature a recreation center, a massage parlor, a steam room for steam bath, and a spa and sauna facility.

Sofitel Krabi Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort offers the guests the unique opportunity to experience Sofitel's European touch at Asia's first Le Spa Health and Wellness Complex. Do check out the Le Spa treatment at the resort to rejuvenate you mind, body and soul. Go for the Le Spa treatment that will set you back by 7,250 baht (US$215). Though a bit pricier than usual, the package certainly helps in de-stressing and in restoring your glow and charm. The package includes a one hour "Signature treatment Massage" which is done with cool and warm seashells. It combines a gentle sequence of lomi techniques and stretching techniques. Fitness & Recreation at Sofitel Krabi Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort  offers a specialized Lancome beauty studio and a VIP treatment suite with the latest Spa technology.

Apart from featuring an extensive range of beauty treatments Le Spa also features a team of highly trained therapists. So you can expect a high level of service and professionalism from the massage center. In terms of Recreation you can also take a dip in the expansive lagoon style swimming pool. If you are the one with the thirst to go in for the water sport activity then go for it in the extensive dive center in front of the resort.

AMENITIES AND SERVICES

Sofitel Krabi Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort  is a luxurious colonial style five star hotel that is located in a picturesque area of Krabi thus offering immense visual pleasure to the guests. It is located on the Klong Muang Beach in Krabi overlooking the Andaman Sea. The resort enjoys such an exotic location that the guests feel attracted to this place naturally. Apart from the grandeur and all the elements of luxury that the resort features, expect to be welcomed by a gamut of Other Amenities and Services at Sofitel Krabi Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort  is quite good to ensure that the guests come back here time and again whenever they happen to visit Krabi.

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Location
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Location Details of the Hotel:

Sofitel Krabi Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort  is situated on the white sands of Klong Muang Beach, a short distance from Ao Nang. Surrounded by pristine rainforest, this luxurious resort features 276 rooms, most with a large balcony facing the ocean, providing views of thelimestone islands and stunning sunsets over the Andaman Sea. There are three restaurants, five bars, a 7,000 square metre swimming pool, fitness centre, Turkish bath, spa, childrens playground and conference facilities for up to 350 delegates.

If you are reconnoitering for a hotel accommodation where you can get the best of modern comforts and bask in the beauty of nature then you can well opt for the luxurious colonial style Sofitel Krabi Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort . If you have no clue as to how to get there and want to get updated information regarding the Location of Sofitel Krabi Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort  then you can well refer to VoyageNow.com which offers you with the required information.

How to get there:

Sofitel Krabi Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort  is just 30 minutes away from the Krabi International Airport. You can take the Road No 4 to Krabi from the airport and then Road 4202 in the direction of Ao Nang to reach the Klong Muang Beach. Cover the 5 km distance further along the road and then turn right towards Hat Klong. Continue to cover another 10 km until you reach the sea. Then follow the coast until you reach the Sofitel. The resort is not far away from the shopping areas. It just takes about 10 minutes to reach the shopping areas.

Nearby Attractions:

Near the resort you would find a number of local attractions which is certain to keep you busy during your short trip to Krabi. Some of the nearby attractions include the Antique stores, Cafes and restaurants, Shopping mall, local markets etc.

The glorious and the picturesque location of the Sofitel Krabi Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort  make it a perfect place for the visitors to enjoy their stay here.

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