On the edge of Krabi's National Marine Park and situated between three glorious beaches, Rayavadee is only accessible by boat. A true hideaway with every luxury the holiday maker could wish for, accommodation is either in a selection of two-storey Pavilions or in one of the four spacious Beachfront Villas, all spread out across 26 acres of coconut groves and tropical gardens. Add to that a choice of dining options and a host of activities from guided nature hikes to scuba diving - there is no better way to enjoy the beauty of the surrounding nature.
- Peaceful location on Railay Beach
- Kayaking the mangroves
- Snorkelling in the Andaman Sea
Best time to go
The dry season is from November to April and the monsoon season is from May to October.
Tucked away amidst limestone rock formations and blissfully deserted beaches, this stylish resort is only accessible by boat, offering a truly tranquil Thai beach experience.
- Water sports
- Fitness room
Raya Dining - For five-star service in an elegant but informal setting, Raya Dining offers fresh food and local delicacies. Choose between air-conditioned and outdoor seating as you feast on dishes that range from healthy salads to locally-caught seafood and grilled meats.
Krua Phranang - This romantic restaurant with views over the beach is the place to go for Thai specialties.
Raitalay Terrace - Enjoy light Asian-inspired dishes in this casual poolside restaurant with views over Railay Beach.
The Grotto - Nestled under one of Railay's ancient limestone cliffs, this hideaway spot is perfectly for a leisurely lunch and serves seafood barbecue dinners several times each week.
Deluxe Pavilion - The spacious two storey Deluxe Pavilions are built in a unique circular design and are stylishly decorated with a tropical theme. The room opens out to an outdoor terrace with seating.
Terrace Pavilion - These two storey pavilions include an open-plan ground floor living area with glass doors opening to a spacious outdoor terrace with ample seating and a private barbecue area.
Spa Pavilion - This pavilion offers the same facilities as the Deluxe Pavilions with added touches of luxury, including an exotic private garden, outdoor Jacuzzi, outdoor shower and a gazebo.
Hydro Pool Pavilion - These pavilions feature an enclosed tropical garden with a private freshwater hydro-pool, sun loungers and a terrace for barbecues.
Family Pavilion - Offering an additional ground floor bedroom with two queen size beds, in addition to an outdoor dining area, sun loungers and a terrace, these family pavilions offer plenty of space for larger groups.
Family Pavilion with Pool - Enjoy space and luxury with a 3 x 8 meter private pool with jacuzzi set in a spectacular enclosed tropical garden with sun lounges and a dining area to enjoy private barbecues and meals.
Pool Pavilion - The pool pavilions provide a heightened sense of luxury with a 3 x 8 meter private pool with jacuzzi situated in a lushly-landscaped tropical garden with sun lounges and a terrace for barbecues. An ideal option for those looking to enjoy indoor-outdoor living in perfect privacy.
The Family Villa 105 - The villa is situated in lush garden and cliff surroundings at the heart of the resort, just a five minute walk from stunning Phranang Beach and Railay Beach in either direction. The villa offers spacious accommodation with two adjoining bedrooms as well as a living room and space for outdoor lounging around the villa’s own private 3 x 12 meter swimming pool with jacuzzi. Perfect for families who would like easy access to all of the resort’s facilities. Dedicated butler service provided.
The Raitalay Villa - Situated on a sheltered corner of beautiful Railay Beach overlooking the Andaman Sea, this expansive villa offers two adjoining bedrooms, one with king size bed and ensuite bath, the other with twin beds and an ensuite bathroom, in addition to a living and dining room, kitchenette and an outdoor deck with hydro pool.
The Rayavadee Villa - Offering its own private swimming pool with jacuzzi and views over Phranang Beach, this elegantly decorated villa offers two large adjoining bedrooms, in addition to a living and lounge area, kitchenette, dining room, sauna and ample outdoor space.
The Phranang Villa - Tucked away amidst the limestone cliffs of Phranang Beach, these villas offer a private pool, master bedroom with ensuite bath and two additional (non-adjoining) guest bedrooms, each with an ensuite bathroom. These villas are perfect for entertaining with a spacious living room, dining area and kitchenette.
- Speedboat excursions to surrounding islands
- Sea kayaking
- Tennis and squash courts
- Thai cooking classes
- Batik painting
- Traditional Thai fruit carving
- Nature walks
Children are welcome at the resort, with a 'Just for Kids' activities programme and family rooms.