The Anantara Rasananda Koh Phangan Villa Resort & Spa is tucked away on the beautiful island of Koh Phangan which is just a little north of the infamous Koh Samui, however this resort feels worlds apart in terms of style and discreet luxury. With 64 villas and suites the resort blends seamlessly with the lush surroundings and the glorious white sand beach and has a boutique feel. Each suite or villa has its own private plunge pool and is designed with a modern Thai flavour.
The Anantara Spa offers a great breadth of treatments, from signature packages like the amazing Rasananda Island Bliss that is the perfect tonic for a hot summer’s day, to their unique tropical steam cave. Guests can enjoy indoor or outdoor treatments, herbal baths and invigorating outdoor showers.
The accommodation at The Anantara Rasananda Koh Phangan Villa Resort & Spa is a real highlight and has been carefully created to make the most of the wonderful sea views and lush mountain backdrop. The design and attention to detail really sets this resort apart from the competition. From Pool Suites with large terraces overlooking the tropical landscape to Ocean Pool Villas that come complete with terrazzo bathtubs and customised king-sized beds that make the most of the views. All rooms have private plunge pools, flat screen TV’s with home theatre and DVD players, iPod dock, wi-fi access, air conditioning and espresso machines.
The island has lots to offer both on land and in the sea, from crystal clear waters in which to snorkel or dive to elephant trekking in the tropical mountain forests. Alternatively guests can explore the coastline by kayak, which are provided free-of-charge to all guests. Or, for the ultimate in sophistication, guests can charter the resort’s own private twenty metre motor yacht that runs daily excursions to the Ang Thong National Marine Park.
The resort’s main dining offer is ‘Bistro @ The Beach’ where alfresco and covered dining are available with cuisine inspired by a blend of local techniques and Michelin trends. Additionally guests can enjoy in-villa dining or dining by design where they choose where to have their romantic meal laid up and with influence on the menu and wine pairing. After dining guests can relax at ‘The Lounge’ which offers an excellent selection of wines, champagnes, spirits and cigars.
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