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Amanpuri , Phuket

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Hotel Introduction
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Amanpuri (which means “peaceful place” and opened in 1988) was the very first Amanresort. It is located within a former coconut plantation overlooking the Andaman Sea on the west coast of Phuket. Amanpuri is entirely self-contained on a verdant peninsula sloping down to Pansea Beach and its pristine, sheltered cove.

Since its opening in 1988, the Thai beach resort of Amanpuri has established an enviable reputation for personal service, fine cuisine and watersports activities, all of which complement the natural beauty of its tropical island surroundings.

Located on the west coast of Phuket, Thailand's largest island, Amanpuri is surrounded by the Andaman Sea. The resort's 40, Thai-style pavilions and 30 private villa homes are interspersed throughout a mature coconut plantation. Amanpuri, a Sanskrit word meaning "place of peace," reflects its name in more ways than one. The entrance sala, surrounded by lotus ponds, overlooks the resort's main swimming pool, the restaurants and bar.

Amanpuri hotel in Phuket has a natural background and a calm surrounding. Amanpuri hotel is located near the Pansea Beach in Phuket. This hotel is situated in the tropical garden area of Phuket, which is beautiful and captivating. As a luxury resort, it is unique and unparalleled. It is because of the advanced maintenance and extraordinary services, Amanpuri hotel in Phuket has been rated as a five star resort.

Amanpuri hotel in Phuket won prestigious awards for its services. Among them, the Conde Nast Award and Travel and Leisure Award are the predominant ones. The location of Amanpuri hotel in Phuket is very significant. It takes just 25 minutes to reach the Phuket Island. The Phuket airport too is very close. It is from the Amanpuri hotel, that you can enjoy the best view of the Andaman Sea. The long stretched beaches, with beautiful coconut trees running across, are the marvels of the sight.

So far as the Room Services at Amanpuri Hotel in Phuket are concerned, the hotel does not leave any loophole in its services. The rooms are well furnished. Every luxury suit is decorated with a king size bed and other amenities.

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Room and Accommodation
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Forty pavilions and 30 Thai villa homes are interspersed throughout the coconut grove. The resort’s pavilions are 115 square metres each, including the private outdoor terrace. Pavilion rates are determined according to view and location.

All pavilions feature an outdoor sala, a king-size bed, separate bath and shower, refrigerator with fully stocked minibar, electronic safe, stereo CD cassette system, IDD services and wireless broadband connections, also available in public areas of the resort, and air-conditioning. Pavilions 105 and 103 enjoy the best views of the Andaman Sea.

The room facilities at Amanpuri hotel in Phuket are beyond comparison. The hotel furnishes the rooms in the best way possible. There are rooms of different category. There are 70 rooms altogether, and the prices start from 860 US dollars. The single bedroom, double bed room, luxury suites and beach side villas are among the major choices. Besides, there are other tempting choices like the Garden Pavilion, Ocean Pavilion and Deluxe Ocean Pavilion. The rates will vary from 860 US dollars to 1400 US dollars. Many of the rooms are made of teak woods that look great. The rates of the rooms vary according to the standard. All the service taxes including VAT are added to respective room rates. If you have your child with you who is under 12 years, you do not have to pay any rent for him. Any child under 12 years can stay with his parents and share the same bed.

Amanpuri hotel has got beautifully adorned Thai pavilions. You can enjoy informal day long dining with specially made European dishes. The Amanpuri library is something worth discovering. You can find books of different tastes and content. Apart from these, the broad and fashionable swimming pools, golf courses, conference facilities and airport transfer services are additional advantages. Whenever you are tired, you can enjoy for hours in the swimming pool or visit the golf course to try your hand in the game. The lush green scenery of the golf course will compel you to come and try your luck out.

The resort's guest accommodations of 40 pavilions are interspersed within a coconut plantation connected by elevated walkways with colonnades. Also available for rental and adjoining the resort to the north, are 30 thai villa homes managed by Amanpuri.

Garden Pavilion:

Garden Pavilions are 115 sqm, with garden and coconut grove views. Most rooms are fitted with king size bed, 2 single bed are on request only. They have an outdoor sala with a sundeck and a dining terrace. Bathrooms have a separate bathtub and shower.

Superior Garden Pavilion:

Superior Garden Pavilions are 115 sqm, with garden views. Most rooms are fitted with king size bed, 2 single bed are on request only. They have an outdoor sala with a sundeck and a dining terrace. Bathrooms have a separate bathtub and shower.

Deluxe Ocean Pavilion:

Deluxe Ocean Pavilions are 115 sqm, with sea views. Most rooms are fitted with king size bed, 2 single bed are on request only. They have outdoor sala with a sundesk and a dining terrace. Bathrooms have a separate bathtub and shower.

The resort's pavilions are 115 square metres each, including the private outdoor terrace. Pavilion rates are determined according to view and location. Pavilions 103 and 105 enjoy the best views of the Andaman Sea. Two Deluxe Ocean Pavilions come with sea views,while 5 Superior Ocean Pavilions have partial sea views. The 27 Superior Garden Pavilions are interspersed among the coconut palms, while the remaining four pavilions are located close to the resort's central buildings.

All pavilions feature an outdoor sala (sundeck and dining terrace),a king size bed, separate bath and shower, refrigerator with fully stocked mini-bar, electronic safe, stereo CD cassette system, IDD service and air-conditioning.

Villas

Adjacent to the resort, hidden away among the coconut palms, are 30 privately owned Amanpuri villas, most of them with ocean-front settings.

Each villa consists of 2 to 6 separate (Amanpuri-styled) bedrooms finished with Thai furnishings, art and antiques. Villas also enjoy a private pool plus living and dining Thai salas. A live-in maid and cook attend to all guests' needs, including the preparation of Thai cuisine in the private kitchen. The villas are also ideal for business meetings.

Room Facilities

  • 3 Deluxe Ocean Pavilions - (sea views)
  • 40 Pavilions - (115 Sq.m)private outdoor terrace
  • 25 Superior Garden Pavilions - (Coconut palms)
  • 4 Superior Ocean Pavilions - (sea views)
  • 30 Thai villas - (Two to six separate bedrooms also enjoy a private pool plus living and dining Thai salas)
  • Air condition
  • Broad balconies attached to the rooms
  • Free news paper service
  • 24 hours hot and cold water service
  • Refrigerator
  • Room security
  • Telephone service with speed dial system
  • LCD television with VCD
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Facilities
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The Amanpuri Hotel Phuket is set in a coconut grove sloping gently down to sandy Pansea beach, on the west coast of Phuket. The hotel’s 40 teakwood pavilions scattered around a coconut plantation are elegantly designed and connected by elevated walkways. It has excellent services with a high level of recreational facilities including a gym with floor-to-ceiling windows, set on the beach.

There is an extensive list of other amenities and services at Amanpuri hotel in Phuket. Among them one important aspect is the Amanpuri spa. The spa at Amanpuri hotel was established in 2001. The spa presently has three double rooms and couple of single rooms to the guests. There are separate corners for the stream shower area, the treatment area, the outdoor pavilion and other lounges. The massage corners and the steam rooms too are situated in separate places. The swimming pool is one of the major attractions there. You can bathe the 27 m swimming pool whenever you are in a mood of luxury and sophistication.

If you are of a friendly nature and like to mix up with people, then you can take a membership in the Amanpuri beach club. The Amanpuri beach club is famous for providing the tourists snorkeling tools, sun beds and fabulous beach suites. Among the water sport facilities, there are the water boats and speedboats available for you. While taking care of the tourists' physical needs, Amanpuri hotel also pays attention to their tastes of adventure and fun.

The library at Amanpuri hotel is bigger than anywhere else. There are 10,000 books altogether, including travel literature, history, travel guides and light fictions. The meeting rooms are too very fashionable, displaying the ultimate trend. These rooms are quite richly furnished including a big projector and a LCD monitor.

The gallery at Amanpuri hotel is exclusive. If you visit the galleries ones, you will discover a separate world of dazzling lights, fresh fragrance and golden beauty. The gallery displays richly designed golden jewelry; fashionable textile and a huge collection of gifts, mementoes and other show pieces. All the items kept there are rich examples of Thai art and design.

Aman Spa

Thai-style pavilions and villa homes are interspersed amidst a coconut plantation on a headland overlooking the Andaman Sea. Facilities include its own beach and fleet of luxury cruisers as well as the first Aman Spa.

Treatments & Programs: All products used in the body and beauty treatments are handmade for Aman Spa and incorporate essential oils derived from organic herbs and wild plants. Traditional Thai, aromatherapy, oriental oil or lymphatic detox massages as well as facials, Thai herbal skin-cleansing treatments, hair and nail treatments and conditioning body scrubs and wraps are but a few of the treatments offered. Romantic Treatments & Programs: Therapies can be taken as couples.

Spa Facilities:

Opened in December 2001, Aman Spa is set in a secluded coconut grove overlooking the Andaman Sea. Spa treatment rooms are linked by stepped walkways and interspersed amidst the coconut grove. The spacious rooms each have their own steam room, shower, bath and dressing area. Therapies can be taken individually or as a couple with the opportunity to contemplate the natural surroundings after treatments in a private relaxation sala (pavilion).

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Location
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Amanpuri Is Situated Above Pansea Beach On The West Coast Of Phuket Island And A 25 Minute Scenic Drive From Phuket Airport. Guests Will Always Be Met By A Representative From Amanpuri And Transported By Guide And Private Car To The Resort Either From The Airport Or From A Residence Or Another Hotel.

From The Aiport To Property Is 20km/12mi S From Phuket Town To Property Is 10km/6mi N Guests Will Always Be Met By A Representative From Amanpuri And Transported By Guide And Private Car To The Resort - Either From The Airport Or From A Residence Or Another Hotel.

Phuket island is located 890 kilometers south of Bangkok. Frequent, hour-long flights from Bangkok land at Phuket airport each day. Amanpuri is a 20-minute, 17-kilometer scenic drive from the airport. Complimentary private car transfers to and from Phuket Airport are available. Travel by car from Bangkok takes about 12 hours.

The location of Amanpuri hotel In Phuket is both beautiful and advantageous. Bring situated in a tropical garden area, the hotel shares the panoramic beauty of the outward nature. The place where the hotel is located is not far from the Phuket airport. You can easily visit the nearby tourist destinations. The nearby islands such as Bang Tao Bay, the Patong beach are tourist hotspots. If you are in a mood of shopping and visiting the nearby markets, you can do so without much expense.

If you need information regarding the location of Amanpuri hotel in Phuket, then it is necessary to gather a bit detail on Phuket itself. Phuket is situated at the west coast of Kra Isthmus. According to Ptolemy, Phuket had been one of the major islands, where business sailor used to gather regularly. The azure waters of the Andaman Sea surround the entire island, providing a panoramic view. Previously Phuket had not been such an important port. But now, when it is well connected with Bangkok and has become one of the busiest tourist destinations in Thailand. The Phuket airport is only 25 minutes drive from Amanpuri. Since the hotel provides its own transport, tourists reach the Amanpuri Hotel in Phuket in the comfort of a private car.

From the mid of October to middle of May Phuket remains absolutely dry. Since the hotel is located at the tropical area, the heat sometimes reaches the extreme point. It experiences heavy rainfall between June to September. The most interesting aspect about the weather in Phuket is that during the rainy season, heavy rainfall is sometimes followed by bright sunshine. This sudden shift in weather enhances the cheerful mood of the tourists and makes them happier. The location of Amanpuri hotel in Phuket has got myriad advantages for the tourists. Even if you are new in the Phuket is land, there will not be much problem for you to visit newer places

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