Banyan Tree Phuket Spa Sanctuary
Located on the breathtaking shores of Bang Tao Bay, Banyan Tree Phuket Spa Sanctuary is one of several deluxe hotels that together comprise Asia’s first integrated destination resort. Known as Laguna Phuket, this complex spans 1,000 acres of pristine tropical parkland, and offers access to an astounding array of amenities including the renowned Laguna Phuket Golf Course. In its own right, Banyan Tree Phuket Spa Sanctuary is a haven for nature lovers, families, and couples seeking the ultimate romantic escape. Surrounded by a picturesque panorama of secluded shores, tropical gardens and still lagoon waters, this is a hotel that manages to perfectly encapsulate the beauty for which Phuket is so famous. Banyan Tree Phuket Spa Sanctuary complements the splendour of its natural setting with several gourmet dining options, an award-winning spa, and flawlessly friendly service.
- Indulge in an award-winning spa treatment complimented by the finest Ayurvedic oils
- Top up your tan with a day spent relaxing on the hotel beach
- Discover Phuket’s spectacular natural beauty on a guided trip to Khao Pra Taew Waterfall
- Enjoy a romantic private dinner aboard the hotel’s traditional long tail boat
Best time to go
Although Phuket is a year-round destination, the best time to visit is from December to March, when the weather is dry and temperatures are at their most pleasant.
At Banyan Tree Phuket Spa Sanctuary, guests are invited to embark on a journey of discovery that blurs the lines between relaxation and adventure. The hotel’s lush grounds and decadent, Thai-inspired villas create a home away from home that is difficult to leave and even harder to forget.
- Swimming pool
- Fitness centre
- Wellness consultations
- Golf course
- Tennis courts
- Traditional long tail boat
- Choice of restaurants
- Banyan Tree Gallery
- In-room dining
Banyan Tree’s signature restaurant serves authentic Thai cuisine inspired by time-honoured traditional recipes. Each meal is created using only the freshest local ingredients, ensuring flavours that are as honest as they are delicious.
Situated on the edges of the hotel pool, Tamarind offers familiar Mediterranean and Asian flavours in a relaxed setting. Alternatively, guests may choose from the restaurant’s Japanese menu, created by Master Chef Shiraishi.
Overlooking the Laguna Phuket Golf Course, Banyan Cafe offers a wide selection of informal dishes, ranging from pizza to salads and from sandwiches to traditional Thai snacks.
Open for breakfast and dinner, this open-air restaurant overlooks the lagoon and features a tempting array of Asian and American favourites. In the evening, Watercourt offers an a la carte menu that specialises in freshly caught seafood.
This informal poolside venue enables guests to refuel without ever leaving the comfort of their sun loungers. Pool Bar serves light snacks, refreshing beverages and deliciously fruity cocktails.
Featuring an impressive selection of cocktails, champagnes, cognacs and cigars, the Lobby Bar offers a classic atmosphere in which to enjoy a pre-dinner aperitif or a late night snifter.
All rooms at Banyan Tree Phuket Spa Sanctuary feature a range of luxury amenities, including complimentary wifi, an LCD television, a mini-bar, a pillow selection service and an in-room safe.
Set within a private garden, these wonderfully romantic villas offer his-and-hers dressing rooms, an outdoor jet pool, a sunken bathtub and a decadent king-sized bed.
These classic Thai villas boast a manicured walled garden, an outdoor stone bathtub and a spacious king-sized bedroom. All Pool Villas additionally feature a nine metre private pool, and a secluded outdoor massage sala.
Similar in size and amenities to the Pool Villas, these rooms boast an outdoor terrace that offers spectacular views of the tranquil lagoon.
The Sanctuary Villas feature a private pool set within a picturesque courtyard and bordered by a private massage sala, an outdoor bathtub and an outdoor jacuzzi. In addition to an exquisite master bedroom, each one also boasts a state-of-the-art kitchen.
Two-Bedroom Pool Villas
These expansive villas come complete with lavish living spaces, a full kitchen, a guest bedroom, and a master bedroom that opens out onto a beautiful private garden. The outdoor spaces feature a nine metre private pool and terrace, an outdoor bathtub and jacuzzi, a spacious dining patio and a personal meditation sala.
Deluxe Two-Bedroom Pool Villas
Similar in most ways to the Two-Bedroom Pool Villas, this exceptional accommodation option offers the added luxury of a study capable of converting into a third bedroom, an outdoor shower and an additional indoor bathroom.
- Cooking classes
Children are more than welcome at Banyan Tree Phuket Spa Sanctuary, where they are invited to take part in the Turtle Club kids’ activity programme. Possible activities include board games, batik painting, kite making and sand sculpture, whilst children aged five and above have the opportunity to learn about the local environment and become a Banyan Tree Ranger.