A fleet of yachts was drifting quietly through Chalong Bay as storm clouds gathered when I arrived at My Beach Resort Phuket. I lay down to enjoy the beautiful sea breeze that wafted through the lobby. My Beach Resort Phuket has been designated as a Michelin Guide beachfront resort, with sea view rooms that offer a beautiful sunset.
This stylish, low-rise resort sits on peaceful Panwa Beach, adjacent to various tourist attractions such as Khao Khad Viewpoint, Phuket Aquarium, Ao Yon Beach and Ton Ao Yon Waterfall. , making it an ideal vacation retreat for city dwellers wishing to escape the hectic life and indulge in the beauty of nature.
Just 9km from Phuket Old Town, it appears shaded with the surrounding mountains and sheltered coastline ensuring calm seas all year round, while its west-facing location allows guests to see a stunning sunset over the mountain, which houses the Big Buddha.
Design and facilities
Simple yet elegant, this property is designed in a modern minimalist style to transform every corner into a vantage point for visitors to contemplate the blue-green waters of the Andaman Sea. With an area of 38 m² to 48 m², it has 77 luxury rooms of various types ranging from Deluxe, Deluxe Pool View and Premier Pool Access to Premier Seaview, Premier Seaview Studio, Premier Beachfront and Private Pool Beachfront for additional comfort .
Against the backdrop of the white sand beach and ocean, a pair of infinity pools with sundecks and a children’s pool become a favorite resting place for guests who wish to take a dip or stretch out on a row of sun loungers to relax. absorb vitamin D and enjoy reading during the day.
Those who want to challenge their body and increase their adrenaline levels can jump into the sea and ride the waves in a transparent kayak and paddle board while exploring the aquatic world. Athletes can continue their training program in a small but well-equipped fitness center to keep fit and firm.
In the late afternoon, guests can visit My Lounge on the 2nd floor to refuel with a fusion of Thai and Western snack foods and craft cocktails in a casual atmosphere while enjoying a striking 270-degree panorama of the bay.
When Phuket was under lockdown last year, the resort took advantage of the situation to expand its offering by launching the My Soul Spa. It offers a variety of relaxing treatments such as oil massages and traditional Thai massages to relieve tension as well as after-sun treatments to revitalize the skin and spirit.
The Panta Conference Room is the newest addition to the property. To create a more pleasant atmosphere and encourage creativity, a Bangkok-based graffiti artist has created murals for his walls.
Those planning a day trip can use the hotel’s shuttle service to central Phuket, which departs at noon and returns at 4 p.m., Monday through Friday.
I spent the night in a 38 m² Premier Pool Access with a modern design. The room is decorated in earthy tones and wooden furniture to give a warm and comfortable atmosphere. There is a huge flat-screen TV with satellite channels as well as a long marble work desk with power outlets for guests to recharge their batteries and access the internet.
A huge closet provides a safe, slippers, and a digital scale, while a minibar area is stocked with snacks and drinks as well as a coffeemaker and tea. Behind the door is a black granite bathroom with enough space for a large sink, shower and separate toilet.
I spent much of my free time in a plush king-size bed, gazing out the huge floor-to-ceiling windows out to sea and the sunset. Another favorite spot was a private balcony, where I could sit and put my toes in a large pool that connects the two buildings.
My Cafe is an all-day restaurant by the pool that serves a buffet breakfast with a variety of culinary alternatives. The resort’s signature Eggs Benedict with crabmeat, sliced avocados and Hollandaise sauce inspired by sautéed crab curry powder are highlighted. There are additional options for American breakfast, dim sum, Thai dishes, salad bar, cheese and freshly baked pastries.
For lunch and dinner, you can enjoy authentic southern specialties such as a set of nam prik kung siab (spicy dried shrimp dip) served with boiled eggs, fried eggplant and fresh vegetables; khanom jeen gaeng poo (rice noodles with crabmeat curry); and fried fish in a sweet and sour tamarind sauce.
My Beach Resort Phuket is nestled on Panwa Beach, known for its tranquility. It is close to downtown Phuket and many tourist attractions, making it an ideal getaway for urban vacationers looking to appreciate nature while being connected to modern life.
Until August 31, vacationers can take advantage of the Breezy Summer Package which includes a two-night stay and breakfast. Prices start from 6,278 baht and direct bookings will receive free extra bed and meals for children under 16 and a 500 baht credit during the stay.
My Beach Resort Phuket is located at 105 Mu 8, Ao Yon Road, Amphur Muang, Phuket 83000. Call 076-305-066 or visit mybeachphuket.com.